Where is El Nido located?
El Nido is located in the northern part of Palawan Province, the nearest city is Puerto Princesa City the capital of Palawan 5hours travel via van.  

How to reach El Nido?

You have two options for that:

  • VIA PUERTO PRINCESA which is about 230 km. You have to flight via domestic airline to reach that city then either travel by van or by bus

Regular Van: it is the faster than to use public
Multiple trips are available from 5:30am to 6 pm (then can have some up to 8 pm from december to may – high season)
Fare: P500 to P600

Public Bus: We really not recommend travellers to take a bus transfer as they are having many stops over. It is cheapest transports going to El Nido and it takes 6hours or 7hours of travel time. But if you are an adventurous person and want to experience travel like a local people this idea is best for you.

RoRo Bus
Ordinary: P290
Airconditioned: P380
Operating hours: 5am-9pm
Frequency: Every 2 hours

Cherry Bus
Ordinary: P385
Airconditioned: P480
Operating hours: 4am-10pm
Frequency: Every 2 hours

  • Via direct airline: Airswift

Airswift is the only airline travelling directly to El Nido. They have several daily flight leaving from Manila / Cebu / Bohol / Clark / Boracay