SuperCat is Back: Iloilo – Bacolod v.v.
SuperCat Fast Ferry Corp. once again had opened its operations in Bacolod and Iloilo after its closure in 2005. SuperCat has been known as the most convenient vessel to ply Bacolod-Iloilo route. With its cozy seats and faster travelling time no wonder SuperCat has been a favorite ride of passengers from and to Bacolod and Iloilo. MV SuperCat 25 has a 204 passenger capacity and has a speed of 25 knots which travel at the rate of one hour and 15 minutes in both ways. SuperCat will have eight trips daily from Bacolod to Iloilo and vice versa.
SuperCat has constructed a new terminal building in Iloilo near the Weesam Express terminal to accommodate passengers and a new facility also in Bacolod with free wi-fi access. They will also deploy personnel with canine dogs to ensure the safety of the passengers. SuperCat will be starting its operations on Thursday August 27, 2009 with the passage fare of P280 one-way. However, they are offering promotional fares like 50% discount for return trips and another two days advance booking discount of 20%. Students, on the other hand, get an automatic discount of 15 percent while senior citizens get a 20 percent discount. Supercat Fast Ferry Corp. is owned by the Aboitiz Group of Companies under Aboitiz Transport System (ATS) Corp.
So this is gonna be a good news for those who have frequent trips in both cities (Iloilo and Bacolod). You now got 4 options to take, there is Weesam, Ocean Jet, RoRo in Dumangas and now SuperCat.
Trip Schedule Bacolod – Iloilo
Iloilo – Bacolod