Montenegro Fast Ferry El Nido – Coron


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Depart twice daily: 6.00am & 12:00pm

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All about the Montenegro Fast Ferry El Nido – Coron.

Montenegro Shipping Lines provides high quality and reliable transportation service between El Nido Town and Coron Town.
Advanced reservation is strongly recommended to avoid disappointment.

Montenegro’s Ferry Schedule

Fast Ferry Montenegro departs twice daily at 6.00 am & 12:00pm, all year round.
The crossing takes from a minimum of 3.5hrs up to 5 hrs depending on the sea/weather conditions.

Boarding time

Boarding time is strictly 30 minutes before the scheduled departure time.

Free cancellation

Special Cancellation Policy for new bookings made between March 15th, until December 1st, 2020.
A full refund is granted for cancellations up to 24 hours before.

Please be informed that for existing bookings, received before March 15th, 2020, we will apply our standard cancellation policy as per our Terms and Conditions.

Seat Assignments

Advance seat reservation is not possible

Luggage allowance

There are no strict restrictions on your baggage and no weight limit. However, if you have any special luggage requirements/sports equipment, please let us know before booking

Discount for children and senior citizens

Filipino citizens
Infant (0 -3 years old): Free of charge
Children aged 3 -7 years: PHP 950 per person
Children aged 8-12 years: PHP 1,308 per person
Senior citizens (60 years and above): PHP 1,580 per person

Foreign Citizens
Infant (0 -2 years old): Free of charge
Children aged 3 years and above: NO discount (same price as adults)
Senior citizens (60 years and above): NO discount

Voucher and Tickets

Right after ordering you will receive an email notification with a voucher. You have to present a printed copy of your voucher to Montenegro’s crew. The voucher serves as a basis for the shipping company before they give you your tickets.

Cancellation due to bad weather or technical problems

When a sailing is cancelled because of adverse weather conditions or technical reasons or other circumstances (basically where ‘force majeure’ applies), we will reschedule your trip to the following day at no further cost, or offer you a full refund.

In case you do not wish to travel the following day, you MUST return your boarding ticket to the Montenegro office, otherwise, the refund will not be issued.

All refund claims must be submitted by email to within 5 days from the date of the cancellation. For any reason, we will not entertain any claim received after this period.

We do not offer any compensation for additional expenses (e.g. accommodation, meals, flights, etc..). You may submit a request to your travel insurance for reimbursement.

Ensure before you travel here to Palawan that you have travel insurance. Travel insurance will cover you for delays and additional costs that arise due to reasons beyond your control, such as adverse weather conditions.

Last Minute Bookings

Last minute bookings made 3 days or less to date of travel may not be honored. If you wish to make a last minute booking and the calendar shows the date as grayed out, please contact our team by email, WhatsApp or phone.

Inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included?Items that are included in the cost.
  • One-way Ferry Ticket from El Nido to Coron
What is not included in this tour?Items that are not included in the cost.
  • Travel insurance
  • Terminal Fee (PHP 20 per person)
  • Charges incurred as a result of delays and cancellations beyond our control
  1. El Nido - Coron Departure Time: 6:00am

    5:30 am Meet at El Nido ferry terminal/ port located in the town proper.

    5:45 am: Board the boat.

    6:00 am: depart to Coron. The journey takes approximately 3.5 hours/ 4 hours. In case of bad weather, it may take up to 5 hours.

    9.30am/10.00am: Arrive in Coron Ferry Port.

  2. El Nido - Coron Departure Time: 12:00pm

    11:30 am Meet at El Nido ferry terminal/ port located in the town proper.

    11:45 am: Board the boat.

    12:00 pm: depart to Coron. The journey takes approximately 3.5 hours/ 4 hours. In case of bad weather, it may take up to 5 hours.

    4.30pm/5.00pm: Arrive in Coron Ferry Port.

If your trip is canceled, we will rebook you on the next available departure. If you cannot postpone your trip, then you can request a full refund or rebook on an alternate service (tour or transfer) of the same value.

Note that sailing may be canceled within 30 minutes prior to departure in the event of changing weather conditions.

The voucher will be e-mailed to you within 48 hours after booking.

If you haven’t received the voucher after 48hours, please send us an email.

No, you have to reach El Nido port with your own transportation. Your hotel in El Nido can help you to book a tricycle or van for the transfer.

Yes, if you don’t have a Paypal account you can pay with your credit card or debit card. On the checkout page, select Credit Card / Paypal and click Place the Order.  Click here for more information

You will be redirected to Paypal page. Click the grey buttom “Pay with Debit or Credit Card” under the blue login button.

If you wish to pay by Bank Transfer, Transfer Wise, Pawnshop, then please contact us for more information.

The port is located in Real St. Bgry. Buena Suerte El Nido Palawan. The Ferry terminal/port is walking distance within of the hotels in the downtown.

The crossing takes from a minimum of 3.5hrs up to 5 hrs depending on the sea/weather conditions.

The Montenegro shipping lines office in El Nido is located at Brgy. Buena Suerte near the BPI Bank.

Depart twice daily: 6.00am & 12:00pm.

The Philippine Coast Guard doesn’t allow any vessel to sail from El Nido to Coron and vice versa in case of adverse weather.

Weather condition may suddenly change prior to the departure, hence we won’t be able to notify you in advance in case of cancellation…

Coast Guard can approve or deny the sail at the very last minute when you are already at the port.

Yes, you can change the travel dates. Please refer to our terms and conditions

If you need to change the date contact us via email so can make the amendment.

You must request a private boat transfer from your resort.

Yes, it’s possible to arrange a private tour (with private boat and private guide). Upon arrival at Coron port, we can take you directly to Coron Island Tour or Coron Island Hopping Tour.

If you didn’t show up on the day of your departure and you didn’t advise us this is automatically considered as NO SHOW and there will be refund.

If you want to re-book for the next day, then you will have to buy a new ticket.

Yes, you can present the travel voucher through your smartphone.

The name of the fast ferry is Montenegro Shipping Lines

We strongly suggest you book at least one month in advance in order to avoid any disappointments as space on the ferry is limited.

Please be at the port at least 30 minutes before the scheduled departure time (1 hour before if you travel in peak season).

Bookings can be made by email to, or by using our website online reservation system

Now, we don’t offer any compensation. It’s advisable to buy a travel insurance to cover these expenses due to cancellation, delay and other events beyond our control.

Overall Rating
Clara Cruz
Reviewed On 17/01/2020

Your service was prompt and excellent and provided me with useful information on how I could go from my hotel in Nacpan Beach to El Nido port.

David J
Reviewed On 17/01/2019

We booked with Travel Palawan Fast Boat Montenegro from El Nido to Coron. Safe and reliable boat from our perspective.

Princess Torres
Reviewed On 01/11/2018

The journey took longer than we expected because the sea was pretty rough. Even if delayed, overall was good.