Flights to Puerto Princesa (Palawan)

Flights to Puerto Princesa

Puerto Princesa is the second largest city in the Philippines and also one of the most popular tourist destinations in the province. Known as the primary gateway to the island province of Palawan, Puerto Princess International Airport serves the general areas of the beautiful island of Palawan. Skyscanner will help you find cheap flights to Puerto Princesa.


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When is the best time to visit Puerto Princesa?

Puerto Princesa’s climate consists of wet and dry seasons. The rainiest months are May, June, July, August, September, October, and November. At this point, the wettest month is September, while the driest month is February. Thus, February is the best month if you avoid wet seasons and don’t like too much rain. 

If you’re looking for the warmest time to visit Puerto Princesa, the best months are March, April, May. The warmest time of year is early May where highs are regularly around 91.5°F (33.1°C). On average, the temperatures of Puerto Princesa are always high. Thus, if you want to experience pleasant weather with average temperature, you may visit Puerto Princesa during July, August, and September.


What are the must-go places in Puerto Princesa?

Puerto Princesa has breathtaking destinations which may bring you closer to nature. Therefore, here are some popular places to go in Puerto Princesa:

Ugong Rock Adventure

Ugong Rock is located a few kilometers away from the well-known Subterranean River National Park. The rock is around 75ft high and a part of government environmental project, aiming to preserve the rock and providing income to the people living near Ugong Rock. This place offers many kinds of experience, such as climbing up through steep rocks, passing through the caves, trekking, and riding a zip line.

Crocodile Farm (Palawan Wildlife Rescue and Conservation Center)

It is one of the city’s preservation efforts, which serve as a sanctuary to many endangered creatures endemic to the country, especially Philippines Crocodiles. This conservation makes ways to increase the number of the endangered species. It is located in the south of Puerto Princesa. This place also has a Hatchling House which would raise and take care of the crocodiles and then release them back to the wild.


How much things cost in Puerto Princesa?


Cost (in PHP)


A small solid house (1-2 bedrooms) costs 6,000-10,000PHP monthly. Renting a bigger house (3-5 bedrooms) may cost around 10,000-15,000PHP monthly. The cost of hotel or hostel for one person is around 300-400PHP per night.


The cost for taxis, subway, local buses is around 10PHP.

Food & drink

The price for meals in an inexpensive restaurant is 150-200 PHP. Therefore, you may spend around 300-400PHP for meals in one day. For drinks, bottled water for one day may cost 33PHP, soft drink such as Coca-Cola costs around 29PHP, and a cup of coffee is 58PHP.

Medical consultation

The price of a short visit to the private doctor (15 minutes) in Puerto Princesa is 516PHP.



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Airports near Puerto Princesa (Palawan)

Frequently asked questions

There's one airport in Puerto Princesa: Puerto Princesa (Palawan).
Philippines AirAsia, Tigerair Taiwan, Cebu Pacific, Eastar Jet and Philippine Airlines all fly direct to Puerto Princesa (Palawan).
The cheapest month to fly to Puerto Princesa (Palawan) is March.

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.