More bus companies are re-opening their routes from Manila to Baguio. Genesis Transport Service has announced through their Facebook page that starting January 8, 2021, their Cubao to Baguio route will be available again including their North Genesis and JoyBus Premier buses.

In this post is the schedule of trips of Genesis Transport going to and from Baguio and the requirements for tourists traveling to the city.

If you’re more interested in Victory Liner, we have a separate post for that here: VICTORY LINER BAGUIO SCHEDULE!

Genesis Bus Schedule

Genesis has daily trips from Manila to Baguio and Baguio to Manila.


  • JoyBus (Premier)
    Daily, 8:30 am
  • North Genesis
    Daily, 12:00 nn


  • North Genesis
    Daily, 6:00 am
  • JoyBus (Premiere)
    Daily, 9:00 am
  • Genesis
    Daily, 11:00 am

Note that Genesis and North Genesis buses have 2×2 seating arrangement while the more upscale JoyBus follows the 2×1 arrangement. All premium buses have a restroom (CR) on board.

Tourist Travel Requirements

Genesis Transport will be following the health protocols set by the national government for public transportation. Wearing of face mask and face shields are required for passengers, and physical distancing must be observed.

Aside from these, the Baguio City local government unit (LGU) also implements protocols and requirements for travelers. If you have plans to go to Baguio, make sure to read up on the policies and find out the necessary documents you will need to be allowed entry.

For leisure travelers, here are the Baguio travel requirements:

  • Baguio Visita Account. You may check how to sign up for an account and schedule a visit on our post.
  • QR Coded Tourist Pass. To get this, you need to schedule your visit and submit some documents like proof of accommodations and itinerary. We discussed this in detail here: How to Schedule a Visit to Baguio!
  • Negative RT-PCR/Antigen Test conducted within 72 hours prior to entry.
  • Triage procedures upon arrival.

For more detailed instructions, check out our step-by-step guide here: BAGUIO TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS!

DOT-Accredited Baguio Hotels

If you’re traveling for leisure and you’re looking for a place to stay, it is highly recommended to book an accommodation with a Certificate of Authority to Operate (CAO) from the Department of Tourism. Here are just a few of many options:

For more options, check out this post: LIST OF DOT-ACCREDITED HOTELS IN BAGUIO!

Staying in a stranger’s residence for a fee is NOT ALLOWED and is punishable by law. If you’re paying for lodging, make sure you book an authorized hotel or inn.

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Hi, Anu po requirements kapag bebyahe from Baguio to Manila. And mga Departure Time schedule po. For March 25 and 26. Salamat.