There will be more public utility jeepneys (PUJ) plying the roads of Iloilo City after the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has approved the 7 more routes for the city.
These routes are now endorsed in the Iloilo City Council.
The LTFRB said a total of 17 rationalized and 7 new routes have been approved for Iloilo City as prescribed in its Memorandum Circular (MC) 2022-024.
These new routes are as follows:
TAGBAK – LAPUZ VIA COASTAL LOOP
Tagbak Terminal MacArthur Dr., Iloilo Circumferential (C-1) Rd., Coastal Rd., Lapuz-Mansaya-Loboc Rd., Rizal St., Muelle Loney Br. Muelle Loney St. Quirino Lopez Br. Rizal St., Lapuz-Mansaya-Loboc Rd, Coastal Rd, Circumferential (C-1) Rd. MacArthur Dr. Tagbak Terminal
BITO-ON- LAPAZ VIA COASTAL LOOP
Metropolis Ave., Coastal Rd, Baldoza St., Lopez Jaena St., Jereos St., Huervana Ext., Burgos St., Huervana St. Lopez Jaena St., Baldoza St., Coastal Rd., Metropolis Ave.
VILLA -JARO VIA SOOC/OÑATE/FESTIVE WALK TRANSPORT HUB
(Arevalo Plaza, Quezon St., Jocson St., Sooc Resettlement Rd., Calajunan Rd., Oñate St., Abeto St., Megaworld Blvd., Festive Walk Transport Hub, Taft St., El-98 St., Rizal St. (Jaro Plaza), M. Jalandoni Burgos St. (Cathedral), El-98 St., Taft St., Abeto St., Perfecto St. (Mandumiao Church), Oñate St., Calajunan Rd., So-oc Resettlement Rd., Jocson St., Arevalo Plaza)
TAGBAK – FESTIVE WALK TRANSPORT HUB VIA SM CITY/ATRIA
(Tagbak Teminal, MacArthur Dr., Simon Ledesma St., Lopez Jaena St., Rizal St. (Jaro Plaza), El-98 St., Diversion Rd., SM City, Pison Ave., R. Mapa St., Megaworld Blvd., Festive Walk Transport Hub, Taft St, Diversion Rd., E1-98 St., Rizal St. (Jaro Plaza), Washington St., MacArthur Dr., Tagbak Terminal)
Translation as passenger:
Tagbak Terminal straight to Jaro Plaza (SM Savemore/Ted’s side).
Going to Jaro Big Market until the intersection to Taft North.
Will turn left, Diversion Road until it reaches SM City Iloilo’s main entrance.
Will return back to Diversion Road again (this time going Atria).
It will turn at San Rafael area (inside Atria) and will pass the road until it reaches R. Mapa and Tabucan.
It will then make a turn to Bangga Airport – this is now going Megaworld. It will pass Marriot, Richmond, Festive Mall and Festive Walk Parade. It will make a turn beside Casa Emperador.
Will go straight to Taft North again, and it will pass the Jaro Big Market again.
This time, will make a turn in the Jaro Plaza – passing Jaro Cathedral, turn to Archbishop’s Palace, turn to Ledi.
Turn to the road again going to Tabuc Suba until it reaches the Tagbak Terminal again.
UNGKA – LA PAZ VIA CPU – ISATU LOOP
Ungka Terminal, Diversion Rd., Lopez Jaena St., Rizal St. (Jaro Plaza), Commission Civil St., Burgos St., Huervana St., Rizal St., Arroyo St., Magdalo St., Burgos St., Commission Civil St., Washington St., Democracia St., Simon Ledesma, Lopez Jaena St., Diversion Rd., Ungka Terminal)
MOHON – MANDURRIAO BUSINESS DISTRICT
(Mohon Terminal, Osmeña St., Jocson St., Avancena St., Locsin St., R. Mapa St., Megaworld Blvd., Diversion Rd., Pison Ave., R. Mapa St., Avancena St., Jocson St., Osmena St., Mohon Terminal)
LA PAZ – FESTIVE WALK TRANSPORT HUB VIA NABITASAN LOOP
(La Paz Plaza, Huervana Ext., Burgos St. Arroyo St., Hechanova St., Iloilo River Blvd., Service (Diversion) Rd., Diversion Rd., Pison Ave., R. Mapa St., Megaworld Blvd., Festive Walk Transport Hub, Megaworld Blvd., Airport Spur Rd., Diversion Rd., Gaisano Iloilo City Cur Loop, Service (Diversion) Rd., Iloilo River Blvd., Hechanova St., Luna St., Huervana St., La Paz Plaza)
Aside from these new routes, a total of 17 rationalized routes are already active in Iloilo City.
New Jeepney Routes in Iloilo City INFOGRAPHICS