There are 5 ways to get from Cagayan de Oro to General Santos by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  8 h

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

$7 - $13

4 alternative options

Bus via Tacurong  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Agora, Cagayan de Oro to Tacurong
  2. Take the bus from YBL Marbel Station to General Santos

$10 - $16

Taxi  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cagayan de Oro to General Santos 229.2 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Cagayan de Oro to General Santos 229.2 miles

$29 - $45

Fly  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Cagayan (CGY) to General Santos (GES) CGY - GES

$50 - $189

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cagayan de Oro to General Santos is to bus which costs ₱420 - ₱700 and takes 8 h.

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The quickest way to get from Cagayan de Oro to General Santos is to fly which costs ₱2,700 - ₱11,000 and takes 4 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Agora, Cagayan de Oro and arriving at General Santos Bulaong Terminal. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h.

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The distance between Cagayan de Oro and General Santos is 270 km. The road distance is 366.7 km.

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The best way to get from Cagayan de Oro to General Santos without a car is to bus which takes 8 h and costs ₱420 - ₱700.

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The bus from Agora, Cagayan de Oro to General Santos Bulaong Terminal takes 8 h including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Cagayan de Oro to General Santos bus services, operated by RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated), depart from Agora, Cagayan de Oro station.

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The best way to get from Cagayan de Oro to General Santos is to bus which takes 8 h and costs ₱420 - ₱700. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs ₱2,700 - ₱11,000 and takes 4 h 5 min.

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There is no direct flight from Cagayan Airport to General Santos Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Cagayan de Oro to General Santos.
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  • Distance: 168.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h

What companies run services between Cagayan de Oro, Philippines and General Santos, Philippines?

RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated) operates a bus from Cagayan de Oro to General Santos 5 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $13 and the journey takes 8 h. Alternatively, Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific fly from Cagayan de Oro to General Santos every 2 hours.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Cagayan to General Santos via Manila
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Cagayan to General Santos via Manila, Iloilo
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Cagayan to General Santos via Manila, Cebu
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Cagayan to General Santos via Cebu
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Cagayan to General Santos via Manila, Cebu
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Bus operators
RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated)
Phone
+63 88 858 5887
Bus from Agora, Cagayan de Oro to General Santos Bulaong Terminal
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
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Bus from Agora, Cagayan de Oro to Tacurong
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Schedules at
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Yellow Bus Lines
Website
yellowbuslineinc.weebly.com
Bus from YBL Marbel Station to General Santos
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
yellowbuslineinc.weebly.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cagayan de Oro to General Santos
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Cagayan de Oro First Taxi Drivers Alliance (Cafitada)
Phone
+63 927 631 9852

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