Good news for travelers! The formal launching of Rural Transit Mindanao Inc. (RTMI) for its new Cagayan de Oro to Cotabato route via Talakag and vice-versa is set at 3:00pm today, May 5, 2021 in Cotabato City with the inaugural bus trips to start tomorrow, Thursday, May 6. Bus fare is set at P541 with students and senior citizens still enjoying the mandatory 20 percent discount. Travel time is 5-6 hours.
As per info from Radyo Bandera, DAILY bus trips start at 5:00am with the last trip at 2:00pm. RTMI will be deploying ten (10) brand new bus units equipped with GPS system. Minimum health protocols will be enforced and regular disinfection will be implemented. All passengers will likewise be required to wear face mask and face shield when riding the bus.
Photos below show RTMI during their recent test rides plying the route.