Given the Philippines’ archipelago, it takes a lot more time and effort to get from one island to another. But traveling from Manila to Coron is a lot easier than many would think.
Travelers to Coron coming from Manila have two options: take a 45-minute flight or take an overnight passenger ship.
Let’s take a look below!
Where is Coron
Coron is approximately 497 km southwest of Manila, in the beautiful province of Palawan. It is one of the most popular destinations in the Philippines since many international travel magazines rank Palawan as one of the world’s most beautiful islands.
Option 1: Fly From Manila to Coron
Flying from Manila to Coron is probably the most popular choice for many travelers. There are daily flights from different airlines, with the majority of the flights departing during the day.
In the non-peak travel season, you can find affordable plane tickets from Manila to Coron.
The flight time from Manila to Coron usually takes less than an hour, using propeller jets that usually seat less than a hundred passengers on board.
Below are the following airlines that service Manila to Coron (the image below is not the most current schedule and price – flight schedule and price depends on your day and time of departure!)
Option 2: Take an Overnight Ferry From Manila to Coron
The most economical option for travelers to travel from Manila to Coron is to take an overnight passenger ferry.
The ferry travel time from Manila to Coron is approximately 11 hours. The ferries going from Manila to Coron depart from the North Harbour on Pier 4 in Manila and arrive at Coron Pier the following day.
The ferry tickets from Manila to Coron is somewhere between 700 – 1800 Pesos, or between $12 USD to $32, depending on the type of cabin you book).
If you choose to travel from Manila to Coron by ferry, keep in mind that the service is only once a week.
Check 2Go Travel for the latest schedule and fare for this trip.
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