CSBT posts record number of passengers during twin elections

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 05/22/2018

The recent barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections registered record-breaking number of passengers at the Cebu South Bus Terminal (CSBT). CSBT Manager Joey Herrera said at least 135,300 passengers flocked to the government-run terminal from Friday (May…

Long wait, hope for stranded bus passengers at CSBT

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 05/19/2018

Passengers at the Cebu South Bus Terminal (CSBT) have to wait for at least two hours before they could board the buses. Cebu South Bus Terminal (CSBT) manager Joey Herrera said that some buses are being used…

Flocks of passengers troop to terminals

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 05/13/2018

At least 50 thousand passengers trooped to the two bus terminals in Cebu since Saturday. In the South Bus Terminals, Joey Herrera said their 400 buses were not enough to accommodate the volume of passengers who went…

Flocks of passengers expected in bus stations

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 05/10/2018

ABOUT 30,000 passengers are expected to flock to Cebu South Bus Terminal (CSBT) starting today to participate in the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) election. “Angay gyod andaman ang barangay election kay sama sa ubang holidays, daghan…

LTFRB-7 issues special permits so that ‘no passengers will be left behind’

Nestle L. Semilla 03/28/2018

TO address the expected surge of passengers this Holy Week, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board in Central Visayas (LTFRB-7) has issued special permits to buses that will allow them to ply outside their routes and…

LTFRB issues special permits for Holy Week

Nestle L. Semilla 03/28/2018

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board in Central Visayas (LTFRB-7) issued special permits to at least 86 busses as part of the preparations for the Holy Week. LTFRB-7 Director Ahmed Cuizon said that most of the…

Passengers stranded because of rough seas

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 03/25/2018

Nearly 300 passengers were stranded at Cebu ports on Sunday after some shipping companies canceled their trips because of the rough seas. The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa Mactan), issued a gale warning for…

292 passengers stranded due to rough waters

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 03/25/2018

At least 292 passengers were stranded in some ports in Cebu due to rough sea conditions. Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) Cebu station (SN2) officer Renz Mendoza said a gale warning issued by the state weather bureau Pagasa…

Passengers urged: Be at port terminals 2 hours before scheduled trips

Jessa Sotto 03/24/2018

OPLAN SEMANA SANTA AT CEBU PORTS Passengers going home for the Holy Week are encouraged to be at the port terminal at least two hours before their scheduled trips. Supt. Arche Guinitaran, acting Port Security, Safety and…

Bus passengers told to eat first before traveling

Jessa Mae Sotto 03/17/2018

Cebu South Bus Terminal (CSBT) administrator Joey Herrera said that passengers need to fill their stomach due to the intense heat temperature and the influx of passengers during the Holy Week. Herrera observed that passengers who failed…