Getting Here

To get to and from Palawan SandCastles

As the coronvirus pandemic winds up we’re offering free, private car and van transfers. After tourism resumes Covid-free transfers will revert to the following:

A. Public Transportation
1. Take Fabia jeepney (bus) from centre of Coron town at 11am: cost around 80 pesos for 3 hour trip to Palawan SandCastles, Lakdayan, Cheey. Return is daily on Fabia jeepney at 5 am from Palawan SandCastles. There is also a shared van departing opposite the Coron Gateway Hotel, also at 11 am.
B. Private Hire Per Person
1. Four-wheel Drive one-way transfer cost 2,000 pesos from Coron-Busuanga (USU) airport, or 2,500 pesos from Coron town, good for 1-4 persons. Road conditions generally require the use of our Land Rover Defender 110 or Isuzu D-Max double cabin pick-up. For incoming guests, guests are requested to text or call 0907 5244864 before flight departure from Manila / Puerto Princesa / Caticlan / El Nido.
2. Van/4×4 hire costs 2,500-5,000 pesos per day.
3. Rent a motor bike from Coron town for 500 pesos a day.
C. Private car or van transfer
Email names of adult and child passengers, flight name, flight number and scheduled arrival time. Cost = 750 pesos per adult and 500 pesos per child 2-11 years old.

Transport Modes

  • By Plane from Manila
    • AirJuan – Cessna Caravan land plan (+63) 915 501 6095 or seaplane (+63) 916 212 0936; (+63 2) 464 77 99
      • Manila-Busuanga – Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays
      • Puerto Princesa-Busuanga – flights every Tuesday and Friday
      • Busuanga-Caticlan – USU-MPH 1130/1215 Tue & Fri / MPH-USU 1245/1330 Tue & Fri
      • Puerto Princesa-Busuanga – PPS-USU 1000/1110 Tue & Fri / USU-PPS 1350/1500 Tue & Fri
    • Philippine Airlines – PAL flies between Manila and Clark near Manila 2-4 times a day.  Baggage allowance usually 10kgs
    • Cebu Pacific – 3-5 daily flights from Manila’s Terminal 4. Pay extra for  luggage.
    • Skyjet – 2-4 daily flights from Manila’s Terminal 4. 10kg free check-in luggage, additional luggage up to total of 30kg can be purchased at P150/kg.
  • By Boat from Manila / Puerto Princesa
    • 2Go plies the Coron – Puerto Princesa and Coron – Manila regularly
    • 2GO Ferry The 2GO ferry costs around P2000/pax in Tourist class (air-conditioned bunk beds, dorm style) including linen and 1 meal and takes about 14 hours (plus an additional 7 hours for late departure). The facilities are relatively good and well-maintained and service is fairly efficient.
  • By Ferry from El Nido
    • Montenegro Fast Ferry at 1800 pesos + or take the slower option of Overcomer and Jessabel
  • By Van from the Busuanga Airport to Coron Town
    • there are numerous vans hawking airport transfer to Coron Town at P150/person one-way.