• Our partners include:

  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia
  • Uber
  • Rentalcars.com

There are 4 ways to get from Puerto Princesa to El Nido by bus, taxi or car

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

Van/Bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the Van/Bus from Sabang Pier to El Nido

$13 - $19

Cheapest option

Mini Van  •  6 h

  1. Take the Mini Van from Puerto Princesa to El Nido

$9 - $16

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Puerto Princesa to El Nido 168.7 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Princesa to El Nido 168.7 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Puerto Princesa to El Nido is to Mini Van which costs ₱500 - ₱850 and takes 6 h.

More details

The quickest way to get from Puerto Princesa to El Nido is to Van/Bus which costs ₱700 - ₱1,100 and takes 5 h 11 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Puerto Princesa and arriving at El Nido. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h.

More details

The distance between Puerto Princesa and El Nido is 175 km. The road distance is 270 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Puerto Princesa to El Nido without a car is to Van/Bus which takes 5 h 11 min and costs ₱700 - ₱1,100.

More details

It takes approximately 5 h 11 min to get from Puerto Princesa to El Nido, including transfers.

More details

Puerto Princesa to El Nido bus services, operated by El Nido Van Transfer, depart from Puerto Princesa station.

More details

Puerto Princesa to El Nido bus services, operated by El Nido Van Transfer, arrive at El Nido station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Princesa to El Nido is 270 km. It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to drive from Puerto Princesa to El Nido.

Get driving directions

There are 230+ hotels available in El Nido. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Puerto Princesa to El Nido.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 109.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 11 min

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

El Nido Private Shuttle operates a bus from Puerto Princesa to El Nido every 3 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 5 h.

Bus operators
El Nido Private Shuttle
Website
elnidopalawan.com
Bus from Sabang Pier to El Nido
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
elnidopalawan.com
El Nido Van Transfer
Email
tickets@elnidotransfer.com
Website
elnidotransfer.com
Bus from Puerto Princesa to El Nido
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
elnidotransfer.com
Cherry Bus Palawan
Phone
+63 48 434 0752
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Puerto Princesa City to El Nido
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Other operators
Taxi from Puerto Princesa to El Nido
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
T.S & F Taxi
Phone
+63 998 999 8294

Want to know more about travelling around Philippines

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.