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

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Bus  •  10 h 49 min

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

$9 - $15

5 alternative options

Bus via Davao City Ecoland Bus Terminal  •  13 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Iligan City 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

$14 - $20

Taxi  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Iligan to General Santos 235.5 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Iligan to General Santos 235.5 miles

$30 - $45

Fly to General Santos  •  6 h 1 min

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

$49 - $189

Fly to Davao, bus  •  7 h 48 min

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

$76 - $187

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The cheapest way to get from Iligan to General Santos is to bus which costs ₱460 - ₱850 and takes 10 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Iligan to General Santos is to taxi which costs ₱5,500 - ₱7,000 and takes 5 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Iligan to General Santos. However, there are services departing from Iligan City and arriving at General Santos Bulaong Terminal via Agora, Cagayan de Oro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 49 min.

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The distance between Iligan and General Santos is 256 km. The road distance is 376.8 km.

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The best way to get from Iligan to General Santos without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 49 min and costs ₱460 - ₱850.

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It takes approximately 10 h 49 min to get from Iligan to General Santos, including transfers.

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Iligan to General Santos bus services, operated by RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated), depart from Iligan City station.

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The best way to get from Iligan to General Santos is to bus which takes 10 h 49 min and costs ₱460 - ₱850. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs ₱2,600 - ₱11,000 and takes 6 h 1 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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Iligan 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 Iligan to General Santos is 377 km. It takes approximately 5 h 41 min to drive from Iligan to General Santos.

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

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  • Distance: 160 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 49 min

What companies run services between Iligan, Philippines and General Santos, Philippines?

You can take a bus from Iligan to General Santos via Cagayan de Oro and Agora, Cagayan de Oro in around 10 h 49 min. Alternatively, Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific fly from Iligan 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
Flights from Cagayan to Davao via Cebu
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Cagayan to Davao
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $90
Bus operators
RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated)
Phone
+63 88 858 5887
Bus from Iligan City to Cagayan de Oro
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
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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
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
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Yellow Bus Lines
Website
yellowbuslineinc.weebly.com
Bus from Davao City Ecoland Bus Terminal to YBL General Santos
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
yellowbuslineinc.weebly.com
Bus from Davao Ecoland Bus Terminal to Digos
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
yellowbuslineinc.weebly.com
Bus from Digos City to YBL General Santos
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
yellowbuslineinc.weebly.com
Davao Metro Shuttle
Website
davaometroshuttle.com
Bus from Davao City to Digos
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
davaometroshuttle.com
Other operators
Taxi from Iligan to General Santos
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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