Isuzu Motors – Japanese commercial vehicles and diesel engine manufacturing company headquartered in Tokyo. Its principal activity is the production, marketing and sale of Isuzu commercial vehicles and diesel engines.
King Long – bus manufacturing company in Xiamen, Fujian province, People's Republic of China
MAN Truck & Bus – the largest subsidiary of the MAN SE corporation and one of the leading international providers of commercial vehicles
Mercedes-Benz buses – has been making buses since 1895 in Mannheim in Germany. Since 1995, the brand of Mercedes-Benz buses and coaches is under the umbrella of EvoBus GmbH, belonging 100% to the Daimler AG.
UD Trucks – previously known as Nissan Diesel, its principal business is the manufacture and sales of light, medium and heavy duty diesel trucks, buses, bus chassis and special-purpose vehicles
Volvo Buses – the world's largest bus manufacturer, with a complete range of heavy buses for passenger transportation
Zhengzhou Yutong Bus – conglomerate based in Zhengzhou, Henan province, China focused on bus manufacturing as the core business, construction machinery and real estate as the strategic business and at the same time giving attention to other investment portfolios
These are some list of provincial bus companies in the Philippines. List below does not contain in full. Subsidiaries to a particular bus company are not listed, instead it is listed under the parent bus company (E.G. Bachelor Express listed with Yanson Group of Bus Companies)
Dionets Liner- plying Trece Martires City, Imus City, Dasmariñas City, Bacoor City, and General Trias in Cavite; Coastal Mall (Parañaque City) and Pasay City in Metro Manila.
Dominion Bus Lines – formerly Times Transit, but a strike put it out of business until a company bought its remains from owner Santiago Rondaris and started a new company
Don Aldrin- plying Trece Martires City, Imus City, Dasmariñas City, Bacoor City, General Mariano Alvarez, Carmona and General Trias in Cavite; Coastal Mall (Parañaque City), Pasay City and Ayala (Makati City) in Metro Manila.
Eaglestar Transit Corp. - Plying Manila to Samar and Leyte provinces. With them is Wega Transport Corp., that expands operations to Davao City.
Elavil Tours Phils., Inc.
EMC Transportation Inc. was once a major bus company in northern Luzon until it went bankrupt in mid-2008 and was bought by Northstar Transport.
ES Transport (provincial operation division of Jell Transport, Inc.)
Everlasting Transport, Inc. – see Universal Guiding Star for details
GV Florida Transport – noted for their Pink flower livery, the first to introduce "Sleeper Bus". With subsidiary, GMW Florida Trans.
Guardian Angels Bus Line
HM Transport Inc. - is a bus company with headquarters in Metro Manila. They are also the bus company that serves for Ninoy Aquino International Airport. With them is their affiliate company that plies Manila - Bohol, Silver Star, Pacita Liner Inc., and Calamba Megatrans, Inc. that plies Manila - Laguna route.
Inocencio Aniceto Transportation – also known as St. Joseph. It is one of the most dominant bus companies in the 1970s and 1980s. Has operations in Northern Luzon, and currently left behind by its competitors.
Kapalaran Bus Line Route in Sta. Cruz, Laguna - Lawton, LRT Buendia, Infanta, Quezon – Legarda
Kersteen Bus Inc. - Plies the Dasmariñas/Pala-Pala - Lawton via Buendia route.
Lone Star Lines – Panay island only.
Lorna Express (owned & operated by Angeles D. Bayot)
Luzon Bus Inc.
Maria de Leon – operating out of Ilocos Norte, it is dubbed "The Fastest Woman on the Road"
New RL Transport Corporation
Northern Luzon Bus Lines Inc. - The former Northeast Luzon Bus Company (NELBUSCO), its a bus company travelling across Cagayan provinces.
Northstar Transport Inc. – It started operating in Cagayan and Apayao province in 2008 when it bought the franchises of the defunct EMC Transportation Inc. and Dalmatian Lines
N. Dela Rosa Liner– A Division of Dela Rosa Transit for their Provincial Operation. Operated by Rosauro Dela Rosa
Partas – It is the choice of many travelers from the Ilocos Provinces going to Metro Manila.
Philippine Rabbit – once called "The King of the Road", but, after 50 or so years its routes and stops were reduced by a crippling strike.
Philtranco – The oldest bus company In Asia and in the Philippines, it started in 1914; its former company name is Albert Louis Ammen Transportation Company (ALATCO) and Pantranco South Express Inc. With Philtranco is their affiliate Amihan Bus Lines (former AMA Transit).
PP Bus Lines – the second bus company to enter Manila - Davao City route.
San Agustin Shuttle Service Corp. - owned by Tas Trans Group of Companies with operations along Central Luzon. Under their management were Saint Anthony Of Padua Transport Systems Inc., J.S. Vergara Lines, and Batman Starexpress Corp., Erjohn & Almark Transit Corp., Richford Bus Lines (a bus company formerly operated by Bocolan Liner Inc.,)
Saulog Transit Inc. - a bus provincial bus company along Luzon. With Saulog is their affiliate, Ferdinand Liner
SJT (San Jose Transit)
SMTSCI (Santa Maria Transport Service Cooperative Inc)
Southern City Lines
South City Express Inc.
South Star Express
Sta. Monica Transport Service Cooperative (SMTSC) - Plying from Angat, Bulacan to Divisoria
Super Five Transport Inc.
Talisano Lalido Transport Service Corporation (sister company of A Prado Trans and Muji Jaya)
Superlines – plies routes to Bicol Region from Cubao. Its name was taken after the superhero Superman. It runs along with their sister company, Daet Auto Express Transit Inc.
Universal Guiding Star Bus Line – A newly formed provincial bus company now plying the Manila-Cagayan Valley route via Bulacan, SCTEX & TPLEX. It operates 50+ buses. (Sister company of Everlasting and Guardian Angels, a bus company with operations along the Metro Manila)
Victory Liner - Although Victory Liner is sister company of Five Star, it operates with its own management and operations. With them is their subsidiary, Sta. Lucia Express and EMC-LBS.
Viron Transit – owned by millionaire Santiago Rondaris' son; formerly operating as far as the second district of Ilocos Sur but has started to operate as far as Laoag City
A majority of these companies operate through several roads and highways, the most common of which are EDSA, Taft Avenue, Ayala Avenue, Commonwealth Avenue, Quezon Avenue, and Alabang-Zapote Road. Many of these buses also operate along both NLEx and SLEx, along with some operating via Skyway, and the rest are via Coastal Road.
A-7 Tours and Transport
AC Trans – Owned By Alberto Carating. Operates between Malanday in Valenzuela City and Baclaran in Parañaque City via Ayala. and Malanday –NAIA via EDSA
Admiral Transport Inc.
Alabang Transport Service Coop. (Alabang TSC) (ATSC)
Armi Josh (formerly Aicer Trans)
Alabang Metro Link
Arabia Boy Express – a bus company that is operated by Irene Alejandro, plying Alabang (Las Piñas), Plaza Lawton (Manila) and also, plying from Baclaran to SM Fairview via EDSA Ayala ) under Darla Andrea
Apex Commuter Transport (Former Sanmen Transport)
Baclaran Metro Link
Bagong Buhay Transport Service Corp. (BBTSC) - sister company of Santrans.
BBL Trans./Balibago Bus Line
BCB Transport Inc.
Bensan Trans – owned by Tas Trans Group of Companies, plying from Alabang/Pilar(Muntinlupa/Las Piñas) – Lawton/Santa Cruz(Manila)
BOVJEN – operated By Alberto Carating, also a sister company of A.C. Trans
Buslink Transport Inc.
CEM Trans. Services Inc. – formerly part of the Joanna Jesh Group, it was named after the founder of Joanna Jesh Transport and Nicholas Albert Transport, Crisinciano E. Mahilac, which was founded in 2007.
Fermina Express – plying Baclaran - SM Fairview via Ayala, and Lagro - Naia
Fran-Vill (formerly FVTI) – sister company of Vil 5000 Inc.
Francheska Mae Grajiel Transport (former FG Trans)
Funride Transport (formerly WLH Trans/WLLH Liner/Maggi Liner) – known for operating King Long XMQ6119T, Nissan Diesel EXFOH buses & Higer buses, it operates in SM Fairview to – SM Southmall (Las Piñas) via Quezon Ave., Plaza Lawton (Manila) and – SM Southmall (Las Piñas City) – Plaza Lawton (Manila)via Coastal Rd..
G Liner – owned by the De Guia family. It operates routes from Taytay - Quiapo via Cainta, Manila, East Road, Ortigas Avenue, Magsaysay Blvd. and Cainta - Quiapo via Ortigas Ave., Magsaysay Blvd.
Ismael Bus Line ( IBL Inc.) – undermanaged by Pinagrealan Tours and plying NAIA – Grotto via EDSA (They operated before the Navotas – Baclaran via EDSA and San Mateo – Divisoria via Aurora Blvd.)
Jackpherlyn Transport (formerly Sunrich Transport)
J. BEA – sister company of Thelman Transit and Armi Josh
Jasper Jean Liner Inc.
Jayross Lucky Seven Tours
Jell Transport (now defunct) *
Joanna Jesh Transport Corp.
JKJ Express – now operated by Kellen Transport former sister company of CHER Transport Corp (Alabang-Lagro-SM Fairview)
JNL Paet Transport Co.
JRMS Goldensky Transport – owned by Tas Trans Group of Companies, plying Malanday(Valenzuela City) – Alabang (Muntinlupa City) via EDSA, Bicutan and Sucat or Skyway.
Juaymah Maureen Transport – founded by Oscar Mababangloob, it operates from Alabang in Muntinlupa City to Quiapo and Lawton via Alabang–Zapote Road, Quirino Avenue, and Taft Avenue. (franchise taken over by HM Transport, Inc.
Kellen Transport – sister company of Jell Transport
Laguna Starbus (Starbus) a sister company of Five Star.
Maluto Transport and Travel - (also known as Igan The Friendly Bus) - plying Alabang (South Station) - Plaza Lawton via Las Pinas and Coastal Road
Mangie Transport – sister company of Precious Grace Transport
Marikina Auto Line Transport Corporation (MALTC) – One of the oldest bus company in the Philippines. Plying (Montalban – Baclaran via EDSA, Ayala, Aurora Blvd.), ( San Mateo – Baclaran via EDSA, Ayala, Commonwealth Ave., Batasan Road.), and ( Navotas – Baclaran via EDSA, Ayala ).
Marlea Transport – undermanaged by Jayross Lucky Seven Tours
Metro Manila Transit Corp. (MMTC) – the first bus company owned by the Philippine government under the Marcos regime, established in 1981 during the Iran–Iraq War but the operation was crippled by the EDSA People Power Revolution in 1986, and later became bankrupt in 1995. On the defunct MMTC shattered into four bus companies – United Workers Transport Corp. (Went bankrupt in 2009), DCOMMP (Drivers, Conductors, Mechanics Multipurpose) Transport Service Cooperative, Filcomtrans (went bankrupt in 1999), and Fastrans (went bankrupt in 2007).
Metro Manila Bus Co. (MMBC) – owned by JAC Liner Inc., it plys the Baclaran–SM Fairview route. It is thought to be the successor to the original Metrobus in the late 1980s to the 1990s. Also Metro Manila Bus Co. Premium Point to Point Bus Starting December 5 from SM Megamall to SM Mall of Asia from Northbound and Southbound from 6am to 11pm.
MGP Trans *
MJ Sunville Transport
NAIA Metro Link (airport loop shuttle bus from NAIA Terminal 1-4 to Victory Liner Pasay Terminal only.)
NAFTI Transport – sister company of Cher Transport plying FTI - Navotas via EDSA
Newman Goldliner Inc.
Nicholas Albert Transport Inc.
Northstar Transport Inc. (NTI)
Nova Auto Transport operated by Fermina Express Route: Baclaran-SM City Fairview via EDSA Ayala
Precious Grace Transport operated by Cher transport
Princess Youhan And Chrisa Transport
PVP Liner – Started operations in 1984 by the late Panfilo V. Pajarillo, which the bus company was named after. It was dubbed as the "Morning Star" before changing into "Rising Star" with its air–conditioned units in 1995, and it currently operates the Asturias (Lawton, Santa Cruz) to Ayala route via Taft Avenue (Now bought the franchise by RRCG Group of Companies), Buendia, and Ayala Avenue. The company also operated the FTI to Navotas Terminal route via EDSA, but it was sold to CHER Transport in 2006 and now operating under the name of NAFTI Transport.
RBM Grand Rally Trans, Inc. – a sister company of Jackpherlyn Transport
Rizal MetroLink Inc.
Royal Couple (Also known as E&E Royal Couple)
Royal Star Transport, Inc.
ROV Transport Inc. - Navotas - EDSA, Baclaran via Ayala
RRCG Transport – a bus company that operated in City & Provincial, plying Alabang – Navotas via EDSA, Baclaran – SM City Fairview via EDSA Ayala Taytay/Cainta – Quiapo via Ortigas Ave. and Siniloan – PICC via EDSA – Ayala, Tanay. Owned and operated by EMBC and Rizal MetroLink Inc.
RS Master Inc. – owned by Northstar Transport Inc.
Safeway Bus Lines Inc. – sister company of Vil 5000 Inc.
San Agustin - owned by Tas Trans group of companies, plying from Alabang/Pilar