There are 3 ways to get from Puerto Galera to El Nido by bus and ferry, car ferry, plane, ferry, taxi or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus and ferry, car ferry  •  42 h 30 min

$50

2 alternative options

Taxi to San Jose, fly to Puerto Princesa, Mini Van  •  13 h 1 min

  1. SJI - PPS

$164 - $423

What companies run services between Puerto Galera, Philippines and El Nido, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Puerto Galera to El Nido. However, you can take the bus and ferry to Manila CityState Tower, take the walk to Museum of Philippine History, Rizal Park, T.M. Kalaw, Manila, take the bus to Juan Luna, Manila, take the walk to Isabelo delos Reyes Elementary School, Nicolas Zamora, Manila, take the bus to Sto. Nino Church, Nicolas Zamora, Manila, take the walk to Manila, then take the car ferry to El Nido. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Puerto Galera to El Nido via Busuanga Bay Lodge and Coron in around 7 h 28 min.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from San Jose to Puerto Princesa via Manila
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from San Jose to Puerto Princesa via Manila, Cebu
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Bus operators
Si Kat Buses
Website
sikatferrybus.com
Bus and ferry from Puerto Gallera to Manila CityState Tower
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
sikatferrybus.com
El Nido Private Shuttle
Website
elnidopalawan.com
Bus from Puerto Princesa to El Nido
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
elnidopalawan.com
Ferry operators
Atienza Shipping Lines
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Manila to El Nido
Ave. Duration
36 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
facebook.com
M/BCA Bunso Transport
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Coron to El Nido, Palawan
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
biyaheroes.com
Montenegro Shipping and Ferries
Other operators
Air Juan
Website
airjuan.com
Plane from Puerto Galera Air Juan Dock to Busuanga Bay Lodge
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$131
Schedules at
airjuan.com
Book at
apps1.tflite.com
Taxi from Puerto Galera to San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Puerto Galera and El Nido is 309 km.

The cheapest way to get from Puerto Galera to El Nido is to bus and ferry and car ferry which costs ₱2,642 and takes 42 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Puerto Galera to El Nido is to fly and ferry which takes 7 h 28 min and costs ₱8,500 - ₱9,500.

It takes approximately 42 h 30 min to get from Puerto Galera to El Nido, including transfers.