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supercat tickets

ive booked tickets online to bohol but i am on waiting list .can anyone tell me how soon to departure are tickets released.

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1. Re: supercat tickets

Yes, about 15 minutes.

There are 3 fast ferry companies operating between Cebu City and Tagbilaran. have you checked to see if the others are full for when you want to travel?

Also, there are regular slow boats from Cebu City to Tubigon. You catch those boats from pier 3. From Tubigon, you catch a bus or jeepney to Tagbilaran. So, you may still get into Tagbilaran when you need to, just a little bit slower.

Regards; Jim

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2. Re: supercat tickets

Once your booking says- on 'Waiting List', it should be confirmed by SuperCat when its 'APPROVED' -by a follow-up email within 24-48 hours.

Approved booking will show Your Reservation Form No. and Your Locator No.

Purchase your ticket(s) at least 24 hours before scheduled departure.

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3. Re: supercat tickets

Maybe I have just been lucky but so far I have just walked into the terminal and bought tickets for the next trip with no problems. With three different companies traveling to Bohol I didn't even give it a second thought.

Edited: 03 March 2010, 15:56
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4. Re: supercat tickets

most of us locals, when we take the fastcrafts (supercat, oceanjet, weesam) we just go to the terminal early and don't even bother to book ahead.

for me, unless it's a special holiday (Holy Week, Christmas, New year) or a major festival on the place where I am headed to, most of the time I get a ticket before departure time at the terminal. going to Bohol, if you are waitlisted at supercat, then check out the others as what Big Jim suggested. before I also caught a fastcraft from Tubigon to Cebu (they have trips going both ways but sorry I forgot the name of it now).

Edited: 03 March 2010, 23:47
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5. Re: supercat tickets

Bohol is now one of the hottest tourist destination in the Philippines.

For both locals and international travelers, it would be best if you book and confirm your ticket in advance when you can. In this way, any last minute hitches relating to land / sea transfers.....can be avoided. Not to mention the peace of mind knowing that all arrangements are in place and the only thing left to do is to pack your suitcase.

Have a safe Trip !

Edited: 05 March 2010, 18:06
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6. Re: supercat tickets

Like exotic, I have never had any problems in just fronting to a terminal and buying a ticket on the spot.

I agree that during Holy Week or some of the rest of April, as well as close to Christmas it may be preferable to book aghead, but at other times of the year the hydrofoils have been typically 30 to 50 per cent full when I have travelled.

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