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There are 4 ways to get from General Santos to Davao City by bus, taxi or car

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Bus via Digos  •  3h 23m

  1. Take the bus from YBL General Santos to Digos City
  2. Take the bus from Digos to Davao City

$7 - $9

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h

  1. Take the bus from YBL General Santos to Davao City Ecoland Bus Terminal

$6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2h 24m

  1. Take a taxi from General Santos to Davao City 89.5 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  2h 24m

  1. Drive from General Santos to Davao City 89.5 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from General Santos to Davao City is to bus which costs ₱300 and takes 4h.

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The quickest way to get from General Santos to Davao City is to taxi which costs ₱2,100 - ₱2,600 and takes 2h 24m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from YBL General Santos and arriving at Davao City Ecoland Bus Terminal. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h.

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The distance between General Santos and Davao City is 117 km. The road distance is 143.2 km.

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The best way to get from General Santos to Davao City without a car is to bus which takes 3h 23m and costs ₱350 - ₱470.

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It takes approximately 3h 23m to get from General Santos to Davao City, including transfers.

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General Santos to Davao City bus services, operated by Yellow Bus Lines, depart from YBL General Santos station.

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General Santos to Davao City bus services, operated by Davao Metro Shuttle, arrive at Davao City station.

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Yes, the driving distance between General Santos to Davao City is 143 km. It takes approximately 2h 24m to drive from General Santos to Davao City.

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There are 271+ hotels available in Davao City. Prices start at $24 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from General Santos to Davao City.
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  • Distance: 73.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 23m

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

You can take a bus from General Santos to Davao City via Digos in around 3h 23m.

Bus operators
Yellow Bus Lines
Phone
(63) (83) 228-2511
Email
customerservice.ybl@yahoo.com
Website
yellowbuslineinc.weebly.com
Bus from YBL General Santos to Digos City
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
yellowbuslineinc.weebly.com
Bus from Digos to Davao Ecoland Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
yellowbuslineinc.weebly.com
Bus from YBL General Santos to Davao City Ecoland Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
yellowbuslineinc.weebly.com
Davao Metro Shuttle
Other operators
Taxi from General Santos to Davao City
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Estimated price
$40 - $50

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