Lite Ferry is set to unveil on Monday, March 25, a bigger ship for their Cebu-Ormoc route, according to SunStar Cebu.
The new ship, called M/V Lite Ferry 19, will have a travel time of 4 hours and 30 minutes, much faster than the current travel time of the other ships which is 5 hours.
Although the date for its maiden voyage is still unknown, M/V Lite Ferry 19 will depart from Cebu to Ormoc at 11 AM and from Ormoc to Cebu at 11 PM. These are daily trips.
The ferry will be able to accommodate 856 passengers and at least 35 buses and heavy trucks. For passengers, there are two economy class decks, a tourist class, business class, and four executive cabin rooms. There will also be an air-conditioned 40-seater restaurant.