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There are 4 ways to get from Kalibo Airport (KLO) to South Cotabato by plane, bus, car or car ferry

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Recommended option

Fly to General Santos

  1. Fly from Kalibo (KLO) to General Santos (GES)

3 alternative options

Fly to Davao, bus

  1. Fly from Kalibo (KLO) to Davao (DVO)
  2. Take the bus from Davao City to Kidapawan

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Kalibo Airport (KLO) to Iloilo City
  2. Take the car ferry from Iloilo City to Cagayan de Oro
  3. Drive from Cagayan de Oro to Malingao

Bus, car ferry

  1. Take the bus from Kalibo International Airport to Iloilo City
  2. Take the car ferry from Iloilo City to Cagayan de Oro
  3. Take the bus from Bulua, Cagayan de Oro to Libungan, Cotabato
Kalibo Airport (KLO) → South Cotabato
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in South Cotabato is 02 894-26843.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in South Cotabato is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in South Cotabato is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 24 Nov 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Kalibo Airport (KLO) to South Cotabato is to fly which costs ₱1,200 - ₱5,000 and takes 13h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Kalibo Airport (KLO) to South Cotabato is to fly and bus which costs ₱1,500 - ₱6,000 and takes 6h 57m.

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It is approximately 678 km to get from Kalibo Airport (KLO) to South Cotabato.

The best way to get from Kalibo Airport (KLO) to South Cotabato without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 25h 18m and costs ₱2,900 - ₱9,500.

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It takes approximately 13h 37m to get from Kalibo Airport (KLO) to South Cotabato, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kalibo Airport to General Santos Airport. The quickest flight takes 15h 30m and has one stopover.

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Cebgo, AirAsia Philippines and Philippine Airlines offer flights from Kalibo Airport to General Santos Airport.

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There are 43+ hotels available in South Cotabato. Prices start at ₱5,000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Kalibo Airport (KLO) to South Cotabato.
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  • Distance: 677.8 km
  • Duration: 13h 37m

What companies run services between Kalibo Airport (KLO), Philippines and South Cotabato, Philippines?

Philippine Airlines, AirAsia Philippines and two other airlines fly from Kalibo Airport (KLO) to General Santos every 3 hours.

Airlines
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Kalibo to General Santos via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱900 - ₱5,000
Flights from Kalibo to General Santos via Mactan–Cebu, Manila
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱1,900 - ₱11,000
Flights from Kalibo to General Santos via Manila
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₱1,500 - ₱8,500
Flights from Kalibo to General Santos via Mactan–Cebu, Iloilo
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₱1,100 - ₱6,500
Flights from Kalibo to General Santos via Manila, Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₱1,500 - ₱8,500
Flights from Kalibo to Davao via Manila
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱1,600 - ₱9,500
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kalibo to General Santos via Manila
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
₱1,000 - ₱4,700
Flights from Kalibo to Davao via Manila
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱1,100 - ₱5,500
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Kalibo to Davao via Manila
Ave. Duration
5h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱1,400 - ₱7,000
Bus operators
Davao Metro Shuttle
Phone
+6382.2992961,+63922.8382416
Email
admin@davaometroshuttle.com
Website
davaometroshuttle.com
Bus from Davao City to Kidapawan
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱140 - ₱200
Schedules at
davaometroshuttle.com
Mindanao Star Bus Transport
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Davao City Ecoland Bus Terminal to Kidapawan
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₱160 - ₱230
Schedules at
web.facebook.com
Ceres Liner
Website
ceresliner.com
Bus from Kalibo International Airport to Iloilo City
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱180 - ₱260
Schedules at
ceresliner.com
RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated)
Phone
+63 88 858 5887
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Bulua, Cagayan de Oro to Libungan, Cotabato
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱230 - ₱550
Schedules at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Car ferry from Iloilo City to Cagayan de Oro
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₱2,200 - ₱8,000
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Book at
travel.2go.com.ph
Super Value Class
₱2,221
Mega Value Class
₱2,284
Tourist Class
₱2,461
Business Class for 4
₱2,691
Cabin for 6
₱2,971
Stateroom for 2
₱7,343
Suiteroom for 2
₱7,578

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