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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  •  8h 54m

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

$141 - $318

Cheapest option

Car ferry, ferry  •  2 days 1h

  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 - $92

2 alternative options

Fly from Surigao  •  4h 3m

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

$157 - $461

Ferry to Mactan–Cebu, fly  •  12h 9m

  1. Take the ferry from Surigao to Cebu City
  2. Fly from Mactan–Cebu (CEB) to Puerto Princesa (PPS) CEB - PPS

$75 - $343

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Surigao to Palawan is to car ferry and ferry which costs ₱3,500 - ₱5,000 and takes 2 days 1h.

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The quickest way to get from Surigao to Palawan is to fly which costs ₱8,000 - ₱25,000 and takes 4h 3m.

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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 car ferry and ferry which takes 2 days 1h and costs ₱3,500 - ₱5,000.

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It takes approximately 8h 54m 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 5h 5m 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 seven+ hotels available in Palawan. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Surigao to Surigao Airport is to taxi which takes 4m and costs ₱180 - ₱220.

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Map of how to get from Surigao to Palawan.
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  • Distance: 462 miles
  • Duration: 8h 54m

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

Cebgo, AirAsia Philippines and Philippine Airlines fly from Surigao to Palawan twice daily.

Airlines
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Butuan to Puerto Princesa via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Butuan to Puerto Princesa via Mactan–Cebu, Manila
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Butuan to Puerto Princesa via Manila, Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Surigao to Puerto Princesa via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Surigao to Puerto Princesa via Mactan–Cebu, Manila
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $410
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Butuan to Puerto Princesa via Manila
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Butuan to Puerto Princesa via Manila, Iloilo
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $160
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Puerto Princesa via Iloilo
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $160
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Surigao to Puerto Princesa via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Bus operators
Bachelor Express
Phone
+63(082) 285-6486
Bus from Surigao to Butuan
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
davaoterminal.page.tl
Ferry operators
Cokaliong Shipping
Phone
(032) 232-7211
Website
cokaliongshipping.com
Ferry from Surigao to Cebu City
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
$16
Tourist
$20
Cabin
$26
Ferry from Cebu to Iloilo
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
$15
Tourist
$17
Cabin
$19
Suite Room
$45
Medallion Transport Inc.
Phone
+63 32 416 6300
Website
medalliontransportinc.com
Car ferry from Surigao to Cebu
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Schedules at
medalliontransportinc.com
Book at
book.medalliontransportinc.com
Business
$22
Tourist
$20
Deluxe
$28
Economy
$16
Trans Asia Shipping
Phone
+63 32 254 6491
Website
transasiashipping.com
Ferry from Cebu City to Iloilo
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
transasiashipping.com
Book at
booking.transasiashipping.com
Private
$45
Cabin
$25
Tourist
$21
2nd Class
$19
Montenegro Shipping and Ferries
Email
operations.msli@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Lapuz Wharf Iloilo to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
24h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
facebook.com

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