There are 5 ways to get from Cebu City to General Santos by plane, car ferry, taxi, bus or ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Cebu (CEB) to General Santos (GES) CEB - GES

$64 - $231

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus, taxi  •  21 h 55 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Cebu Pier 1 to Cagayan De Oro Port
  2. Take the bus from Agora, Cagayan de Oro to Davao City
  3. Take the bus from Davao City to Sulop
  4. Take a taxi from Sulop to General Santos

$46 - $59

3 alternative options

Car ferry, taxi  •  14 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Cebu City to Cagayan de Oro Cebu
  2. Take a taxi from Cagayan de Oro to General Santos

$121 - $155

Car ferry, taxi, bus  •  17 h 5 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Cebu City to Cagayan de Oro
  2. Take a taxi from Cagayan de Oro to Bukidnon
  3. Take the bus from Bukidnon to Kibawe
  4. Take a taxi from Kibawe to Kidapawan
  5. Take a taxi from Bansalan to General Santos

$118 - $155

Ferry, bus, taxi  •  21 h 25 min

  1. Take the ferry from Cebu to Cagayan De Oro
  2. Take the bus from Agora, Cagayan de Oro to Davao City
  3. Take the bus from Davao City to Sulop
  4. Take a taxi from Sulop to General Santos

$48 - $61

What companies run services between Cebu City, Philippines and General Santos, Philippines?

Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific fly from Cebu City to General Santos twice daily.

Airlines
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Cebu to General Santos
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Cebu to General Santos
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Bus operators
RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated)
Phone
+63 88 858 5887
Bus from Bukidnon to Kibawe
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Agora, Cagayan de Oro to Davao City
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
facebook.com
Davao Metro Shuttle
Website
davaometroshuttle.com
Bus from Davao City to Sulop
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
davaometroshuttle.com
Ferry operators
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Car ferry from Cebu City to Cagayan de Oro
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Mega Value Class
$22
Super Value Class
$22
Tourist Class
$22
Cabin for 4
$26
Stateroom for 2
$69
Suiteroom for 2
$90
Trans Asia Shipping
Website
transasiashipping.com
Ferry from Cebu to Cagayan De Oro
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
transasiashipping.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cagayan de Oro to General Santos
Ave. Duration
6 h
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Cagayan de Oro First Taxi Drivers Alliance (Cafitada)
Phone
+63 927 631 9852

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cebu City and General Santos is 488 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cebu City to General Santos is to car ferry and bus and taxi which costs ₱2,400 - ₱3,200 and takes 21 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Cebu City to General Santos is to fly which takes 1 h 38 min and costs ₱3,300 - ₱13,000.

It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to get from Cebu City to General Santos, including transfers.