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There are 7 ways to get from General Santos to Cagayan de Oro by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  8 h

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

$7 - $13

6 alternative options

Bus via Tacurong  •  8 h 38 min

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

$10 - $17

Taxi  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take a taxi from General Santos to Cagayan de Oro 229.3 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Drive from General Santos to Cagayan de Oro 229.3 miles

$29 - $45

Fly General Santos to Laguindingan  •  3 h 40 min

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

$75 - $259

Bus, bus to Davao, fly to Laguindingan  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from YBL General Santos to Digos City
  2. Take the bus from Digos to Davao City
  3. Fly from Davao (DVO) to Laguindingan (CGY) DVO - CGY

$77 - $189

Fly General Santos to Butuan, bus  •  11 h 54 min

  1. Fly from General Santos (GES) to Butuan (BXU) GES - BXU
  2. Take the bus from Butuan to Cagayan de Oro

$53 - $194

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The cheapest way to get from General Santos to Cagayan de Oro is to bus which costs ₱400 - ₱700 and takes 8 h.

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The quickest way to get from General Santos to Cagayan de Oro is to fly which costs ₱4,000 - ₱14,000 and takes 3 h 40 min.

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

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The distance between General Santos and Cagayan de Oro is 270 km. The road distance is 366.8 km.

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The best way to get from General Santos to Cagayan de Oro without a car is to bus which takes 8 h and costs ₱400 - ₱700.

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

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

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The best way to get from General Santos to Cagayan de Oro is to bus which takes 8 h and costs ₱400 - ₱700. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs ₱4,000 - ₱14,000 and takes 3 h 40 min.

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There is no direct flight from General Santos Airport to Laguindingan Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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

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

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

RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated) operates a bus from General Santos to Cagayan de Oro 5 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $13 and the journey takes 8 h. Alternatively, Cebu Pacific, Philippine Airlines and AirAsia Philippines fly from General Santos to Cagayan de Oro every 3 hours.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from General Santos to Laguindingan via Manila
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from General Santos to Laguindingan via Mactan–Cebu, Manila
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from General Santos to Laguindingan via Iloilo
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from General Santos to Butuan via Manila
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from General Santos to Butuan via Mactan–Cebu, Manila
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from General Santos to Laguindingan via Manila
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from General Santos to Laguindingan via Mactan–Cebu, Manila
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from General Santos to Butuan via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from General Santos to Butuan via Iloilo, Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Davao to Laguindingan
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Flights from General Santos to Butuan via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $170
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from General Santos to Laguindingan via Iloilo
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $240
Bus operators
RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated)
Phone
+63 88 858 5887
Bus from General Santos Bulaong Terminal to Agora, Cagayan de Oro
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $13
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Bus from Tacurong to Agora, Cagayan de Oro
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $13
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Yellow Bus Lines
Phone
(63) (83) 228-2511
Email
customerservice.ybl@yahoo.com
Website
yellowbuslineinc.weebly.com
Bus from General Santos to YBL Marbel Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
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Bus from YBL General Santos to Digos City
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
yellowbuslineinc.weebly.com
Bus from Digos to Davao Ecoland Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
yellowbuslineinc.weebly.com
Davao Metro Shuttle
Phone
+6382.2992961,+63922.8382416
Email
admin@davaometroshuttle.com
Website
davaometroshuttle.com
Bus from Digos to Davao City
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
davaometroshuttle.com
Bachelor Express
Phone
+63(082) 285-6486
Bus from Butuan to Cagayan de Oro
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Other operators
Taxi from General Santos to Cagayan de Oro
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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Yes, the driving distance between General Santos to Cagayan de Oro is 367 km. It takes approximately 5 h 56 min to drive from General Santos to Cagayan de Oro.

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AirAsia Philippines, Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific offer flights from General Santos Airport to Laguindingan Airport.

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There are 66+ hotels available in Cagayan de Oro. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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The best way to get from General Santos to General Santos Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs ₱230 - ₱280.

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