There are 4 ways to get from Surigao to Palawan by bus, plane, ferry or car ferry

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

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Bus to Butuan, fly  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Surigao to Butuan
  2. Fly from Butuan (BXU) to Puerto Princesa (PPS) BXU - PPS

$141 - $318

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Ferry  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the ferry from Surigao to Cebu
  2. Take the ferry from Cebu to Iloilo
  3. Take the ferry from Lapuz Wharf Iloilo to Puerto Princesa

$65 - $100

2 alternative options

Fly from Surigao  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Surigao (SUG) to Puerto Princesa (PPS) SUG - PPS

$157 - $461

Car ferry, ferry  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Surigao to Cebu
  2. Take the ferry from Cebu to Iloilo
  3. Take the ferry from Lapuz Wharf Iloilo to Puerto Princesa

$65 - $112

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Surigao to Palawan is to ferry which costs ₱3,500 - ₱5,500 and takes 2 days 1 h.

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The quickest way to get from Surigao to Palawan is to fly which costs ₱8,500 - ₱25,000 and takes 3 h 53 min.

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The distance between Surigao and Palawan is 739 km.

The best way to get from Surigao to Palawan without a car is to ferry which takes 2 days 1 h and costs ₱3,500 - ₱5,500.

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It takes approximately 7 h 39 min to get from Surigao to Palawan, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Butuan Airport to Puerto Princesa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific offer flights from Butuan Airport to Puerto Princesa Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in Palawan. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Surigao to Palawan.
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  • Distance: 462 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 39 min

What companies run services between Surigao, Philippines and Palawan, MIMAROPA, Philippines?

Cebgo, Cebu Pacific and two other airlines fly from Surigao to Palawan once daily.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Butuan to Puerto Princesa via Manila
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Butuan to Puerto Princesa via Manila, Cebu
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Butuan to Puerto Princesa via Manila, Iloilo
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Surigao to Puerto Princesa via Cebu
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Butuan to Puerto Princesa via Cebu
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Butuan to Puerto Princesa via Manila
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Butuan to Puerto Princesa via Cebu, Manila
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Surigao to Puerto Princesa via Cebu
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Surigao to Puerto Princesa via Cebu, Manila
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Surigao to Puerto Princesa via Cebu
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Bus operators
Bachelor Express
Phone
+63(082) 285-6486
Bus from Surigao to Butuan
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
davaoterminal.page.tl
Ferry operators
Cokaliong Shipping
Website
cokaliongshipping.com
Ferry from Surigao to Cebu
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $17
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
$16
Tourist
$17
Cabin
$66
Ferry from Cebu to Iloilo
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
$15
Tourist
$17
Cabin
$19
Suite Room
$45
Trans Asia Shipping
Website
transasiashipping.com
Ferry from Cebu City to Iloilo
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $45
Schedules at
transasiashipping.com
Private
$45
Cabin
$19
Tourist
$17
2nd Class
$15
Montenegro Shipping and Ferries
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Lapuz Wharf Iloilo to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
facebook.com
Medallion Transport Inc.
Phone
(032)4121121
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Surigao to Cebu
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Schedules at
medalliontransportinc.com
Book at
book.medalliontransportinc.com
Business
$22
Tourist
$19
Deluxe
$28
Economy
$16

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