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There are 8 ways to get from Tagbilaran Airport (TAG) to El Nido by plane, ferry, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly Tagbilaran to Francisco B. Reyes, ferry  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Tagbilaran (TAG) to Francisco B. Reyes (USU) TAG - USU
  2. Take the ferry from Coron to El Nido, Palawan

$213 - $451

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the ferry from Tagbilaran to Cebu
  2. Take the ferry from Cebu to Iloilo
  3. Take the ferry from Lapuz Wharf Iloilo to Puerto Princesa
  4. Take the bus from Puerto Princesa City to El Nido

$61 - $96

6 alternative options

Fly Tagbilaran to El Nido  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Tagbilaran (TAG) to El Nido (ENI) TAG - ENI

$95 - $557

Fly Tagbilaran to Puerto Princesa, Mini Van  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Tagbilaran (TAG) to Puerto Princesa (PPS) TAG - PPS
  2. Take the Mini Van from Puerto Princesa to El Nido

$122 - $531

Fly Tagbilaran to Manila Bay Air Juan Dock, fly to Puerto Galera Air Juan Dock, fly to Busuanga Bay Lodge, ferry  •  11 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Tagbilaran (TAG) to Manila (MNL) TAG - MNL
  2. Take the Sea Plane from Manila Bay Air Juan Dock to Puerto Galera Air Juan Dock
  3. Take the Sea Plane from Puerto Galera Air Juan Dock to Busuanga Bay Lodge
  4. Take the ferry from Coron to El Nido, Palawan

$317 - $498

Ferry to Mactan–Cebu, fly to Francisco B. Reyes, ferry  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Take the ferry from Tagbilaran to Cebu
  2. Fly from Mactan–Cebu (CEB) to Francisco B. Reyes (USU) CEB - USU
  3. Take the ferry from Coron to El Nido, Palawan

$155 - $424

Ferry to Mactan–Cebu, fly to Puerto Princesa, Mini Van  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Take the ferry from Tagbilaran to Cebu
  2. Fly from Mactan–Cebu (CEB) to Puerto Princesa (PPS) CEB - PPS
  3. Take the Mini Van from Puerto Princesa to El Nido

$77 - $336

Ferry, car ferry  •  29 h 7 min

  1. Take the ferry from Tagbilaran to Cebu
  2. Take the car ferry from Cebu to Manila
  3. Take the car ferry from Manila to Coron
  4. Take the ferry from Coron to El Nido, Palawan

$83 - $157

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tagbilaran Airport (TAG) to El Nido is to ferry and bus which costs ₱3,200 - ₱5,500 and takes 2 days 0 h.

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The quickest way to get from Tagbilaran Airport (TAG) to El Nido is to fly which costs ₱5,000 - ₱30,000 and takes 4 h 22 min.

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The distance between Tagbilaran Airport (TAG) and El Nido is 516 km.

The best way to get from Tagbilaran Airport (TAG) to El Nido without a car is to ferry and car ferry which takes 29 h 7 min and costs ₱4,400 - ₱8,500.

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It takes approximately 8 h 48 min to get from Tagbilaran Airport (TAG) to El Nido, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Tagbilaran Airport to Francisco B. Reyes Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Cebgo, Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines offer flights from Tagbilaran Airport to Francisco B. Reyes Airport.

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There are 225+ hotels available in El Nido. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tagbilaran Airport (TAG) to El Nido.
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  • Distance: 322.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 48 min

What companies run services between Tagbilaran Airport (TAG), Philippines and El Nido, Philippines?

Cebu Pacific, Island Transvoyager and two other airlines fly from Tagbilaran Airport (TAG) to El Nido 4 times a day.

Airlines
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Tagbilaran to Francisco B. Reyes via Clark International
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Tagbilaran to Puerto Princesa via Clark International
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Tagbilaran to Puerto Princesa via Manila
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Tagbilaran to Manila
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Francisco B. Reyes
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Francisco B. Reyes via Clark International
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $410
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Tagbilaran to Puerto Princesa via Manila
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Tagbilaran to Puerto Princesa via Clark International
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Tagbilaran to Manila
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $430
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Tagbilaran to Puerto Princesa via Manila
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Flights from Tagbilaran to Puerto Princesa via Manila, Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Flights from Tagbilaran to Manila
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $600
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $160
Island Transvoyager
Website
air-swift.com
Flights from Tagbilaran to El Nido via Manila
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Tagbilaran to Francisco B. Reyes via Manila
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Bus operators
El Nido Van Transfer
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
Website
cherrybuspalawan.com
Bus from Puerto Princesa City to El Nido
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
cherrybuspalawan.com
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Ferry operators
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
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Coron to El Nido, Palawan
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
biyaheroes.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Lapuz Wharf Iloilo to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
facebook.com
OceanJet
Website
oceanjet.net
Ferry from Tagbilaran to Cebu
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
oceanjet.net
Book at
12go.asia
Tourist Class
$15
Business Class
$19
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Car ferry from Cebu to Manila
Ave. Duration
10 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Book at
travel.2go.com.ph
Mega Value Class
$22 - $45
Super Value Class
$26 - $30
Tourist Class
$30 - $45
Cabin for 4
$30 - $45
Cabin for 6
$35 - $50
Stateroom for 2
$95 - $105
Suiteroom for 2
$100 - $105
Car ferry from Manila to Coron
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Super Value Class
$22 - $26
Tourist Class
$30 - $40
Cabin for 4
$35 - $50
Cabin for 6
$35 - $50
Stateroom for 3
$117
Atienza Shipping Lines
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Manila to Coron
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
facebook.com
Cokaliong Shipping
Website
cokaliongshipping.com
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
Other operators
Air Juan
Website
airjuan.com
Plane from Manila Bay Air Juan Dock to Puerto Galera Air Juan Dock
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$103
Schedules at
airjuan.com
Book at
apps1.tflite.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
$129
Schedules at
airjuan.com
Book at
apps1.tflite.com

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