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There are 6 ways to get from Balingoan to General Santos by taxi, bus, car or plane

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Taxi, bus

  1. Take a taxi from Balingoan to Cagayan de Oro
  2. Take the bus from Agora, Cagayan de Oro to Davao City
  3. Take the bus from Davao City Ecoland Bus Terminal to YBL General Santos

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Balingoan to Agora, Cagayan de Oro
  2. Take the bus from Agora, Cagayan de Oro to General Santos Bulaong Terminal

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Balingoan to General Santos

Drive

  1. Drive from Balingoan to General Santos

Taxi to Butuan, fly

  1. Take a taxi from Balingoan to Butuan
  2. Fly from Butuan (BXU) to General Santos (GES)

Bus to Laguindingan, fly

  1. Take the bus from Balingoan to Balingasag
  2. Fly from Laguindingan (CGY) to General Santos (GES)
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The cheapest way to get from Balingoan to General Santos is to bus which costs ₱600 - ₱850 and takes 11h.

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The fastest way to get from Balingoan to General Santos is to taxi. Taking this option will cost ₱6,500 - ₱8,500 and takes 7h 8m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Balingoan to General Santos. However, there are services departing from Balingoan and arriving at General Santos Bulaong Terminal via Agora, Cagayan de Oro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h.

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The distance between Balingoan and General Santos is 323 km. The road distance is 458.7 km.

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The best way to get from Balingoan to General Santos without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 9h 33m and costs ₱1,900 - ₱2,600.

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It takes approximately 9h 33m to get from Balingoan to General Santos, including transfers.

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Balingoan to General Santos bus services, operated by Pabama Transport, depart from Balingoan station.

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There is no direct flight from Butuan Airport to General Santos Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 25m and has one stopover.

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Balingoan to General Santos bus services, operated by RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated), arrive at General Santos Bulaong Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Balingoan to General Santos is 459 km. It takes approximately 7h 8m to drive from Balingoan to General Santos.

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  • Distance: 323.4 km
  • Duration: 9h 33m

What companies run services between Balingoan, Philippines and General Santos, Soccsksargen, Philippines?

You can take a bus from Balingoan to General Santos via Agora, Cagayan de Oro in around 11h.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Butuan to General Santos via Manila
Ave. Duration
7h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱5,500 - ₱24,000
Flights from Butuan to General Santos via Manila, Iloilo
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₱5,500 - ₱24,000
Flights from Laguindingan to General Santos via Iloilo
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
₱7,500 - ₱17,000
Flights from Laguindingan to General Santos via Manila
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱7,500 - ₱17,000
Flights from Laguindingan to General Santos via Manila, Iloilo
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₱7,500 - ₱17,000
Flights from Laguindingan to General Santos via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱7,500 - ₱17,000
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Butuan to General Santos via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱3,300 - ₱13,000
Flights from Butuan to General Santos via Mactan–Cebu, Manila
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱7,500 - ₱27,000
Bus operators
RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated)
Phone
+63 88 858 5887
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Agora, Cagayan de Oro to Davao City
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱340 - ₱700
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Agora, Cagayan de Oro to General Santos Bulaong Terminal
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱470 - ₱700
Schedules at
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Bus from Balingoan to Balingasag
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₱40 - ₱60
Schedules at
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Yellow Bus Lines
Phone
(63) (83) 228-2511
Email
customerservice.ybl@yahoo.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Davao City Ecoland Bus Terminal to YBL General Santos
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱300
Schedules at
facebook.com
Pabama Transport
Phone
+63 905 123 4567
Email
pabamacorps@yahoo.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Balingoan to Agora, Cagayan de Oro
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₱150
Schedules at
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Other operators
Taxi from Balingoan to Cagayan de Oro
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Estimated price
₱1,300 - ₱1,600

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Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific offer flights from Butuan Airport to General Santos Airport.

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