With more than 12,000 bus units serving in different locations around the Philippines, the Yanson Group of Bus Companies is the biggest land transportation company in the country and the biggest bus company in Asia.
But despite its large size, Yanson Group is not known to many people, especially those who are not from the Island of Negros and Panay. The company owns popular bus companies like Ceres, Vallacar, Goldstar, Bachelor Express, Rural Transit of Mindanao, and several other bus companies in Visayas and Mindanao.
Subsidiary or not, let’s take a look at the top ten biggest bus companies in the Philippines in terms of fleet size. ( Note: Figures are the closest estimates based on available data online, and some personal knowledge of the writer)
1. Bachelor Express