Bacolod-Cebu and Cebu-Bacolod Ceres Bus rates and schedule as of April 2009


UPDATED post as of September 2011, read here:
Ceres Bus Liner rates and schedule for Bacolod-Cebu and Cebu-Bacolod trips updated September 2011

Thanks to Myles for being helpful enough to provide the bus schedule update as of April 2009!

Inter-island vessel or barge routes for Bacolod to Cebu and vice versaPlease note that due to weather and other travel conditions, the bus schedule and rates posted here are subject to change anytime by the Ceres Liner management. The best way is to confirm the schedule ahead at the Ceres bus terminal. Bacolod and Cebu contact numbers are posted below.

For more details on the routes (destination ports and municipalities passed by) with corresponding maps, you may want to check out my previous post on Bacolod-Cebu and Cebu-Bacolod Ceres Liner bus routes.

UPDATED post as of September 2011, read here:
Ceres Bus Liner rates and schedule for Bacolod-Cebu and Cebu-Bacolod trips updated September 2011

Bacolod to Cebu bus departure schedule:

Bacolod to Cebu via San Carlos-Toledo ports
12:30 AM/1:15 AM – ordinary (non-aircon)
6:00 AM – aircon
7:15 AM – aircon (via Don Salvador Benedicto)
10:00 AM – ordinary
12:15 PM – aircon (via Don Salvador Benedicto)

Bacolod to Cebu via Escalante-Tabuelan ports
7:30 AM – ordinary
11:00 PM – aircon

Cebu to Bacolod bus departure schedule:

Cebu to Bacolod via Toledo-San Carlos ports
4:30 AM – aircon (via Don Salvador Benedicto)
10:30 AM – aircon
10:45 AM – ordinary
3:00 PM – aircon

Cebu to Bacolod via Tabuelan-Escalante ports
4:45 AM – ordinary
5:15 AM – ordinary
9:00 PM – aircon

Bus rates:

Php370 for aircon buses
Php350 for ordinary (non-aircon) buses
Php350 for aircon buses via Don Salvador Benedicto


UPDATED post as of September 2011, read here:
Ceres Bus Liner rates and schedule for Bacolod-Cebu and Cebu-Bacolod trips updated September 2011

Important reminder!

For the whole trip, you have to include budget for the inter-island vessel or barge where the buses are loaded for sea travel between Negros and Cebu islands. The tickets cost about Php200 to Php300, depending on your chosen seat area. There’s also a terminal fee (about Php10) at the port of departure.

Contact numbers for Ceres Liner bus terminals:

Bacolod City: (034) 433-4993
Cebu City: (032) 345-8659


Future updates on bus schedule and rates will be posted on this tag: Ceres bus updates (http://www.happysteps.net/tag/ceres-bus-updates/)

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Disclaimer:
To my dear readers, please be informed that this website is not affiliated with the Ceres Liner bus company. The bus schedule and rates posted in this site are based on my own personal experience at a certain given time which may not anymore be applicable to your current need. Thus, you are advised to please obtain any needed information (e.g. travel time, exact fare, discounts, etc.), about the said bus company not included in my posts, by contacting them at the following numbers:
Bacolod City: (034) 433-4993
Cebu City: (032) 345-8659

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