Rainy weather might bring heavy traffic
Floods caused by the anticipated continuous heavy downpour might affect the flow of traffic. Traffic jams can occur on major roads such as Epifanio Delos Santos Avenue (EDSA) due to floods that might make portions of the roads impassable to motorists .
Provincial bus terminal moved to Valenzuela
Commuters from provinces need to prepare as buses from the north will now stop at the new provincial terminal in Valenzuela starting August 15. The new terminal is located at the Valenzuela Gateway Center (VGC) Integrated Terminal on Paso de Blas Road. The move, which is part of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority’s (MMDA) traffic reduction plan, means that buses coming from some northern provinces will not be allowed to enter EDSA .
Affected bus companies include Victory Liner, Genesis Transport Service Inc., Bataan Transit Co. Inc., Baliwag Transit, First North Luzon Transit Inc., German Espiritu Lines Inc., RJ Express Inc., Golden Bee Transport and Logistic Corp., and Pangasinan Five Star Bus Co. Inc.
Bulacan to Manila P2P bus route now operates on Sundays
Previous reports stated that the Bulacan to Manila and vice-versa Point-To-Point (P2P) route won’t be operational every Sunday, but bus company Precious Grace Transport Services has announced that they’re now offering trips on Sundays . The departure from Santa Maria, Bulacan is from 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM, while trips from Trinoma would be from 1:00 PM to 9:00 PM. The current promo fare is at PhP70 for a one-way ticket.