Hey guys, it is my first time to try booking for Lite Shipping ticket online. And every time I tried something new it really amazes me (it was like a little achievement). As a traveler, I always wanted convenience specially in booking tickets. So in this blog, I will teach you the steps on how to book for Lite Shipping ticket online. Before, I used to visit ticketing outlets to purchase a ticket every time I went to Cebu but as time changes it become hassle to go in person to the ticketing outlets so I did it online to avoid the hassle and time constraint.

By the way, Lite Shipping Corporation is a company that operates the Lite Ferries ships that serves the areas in Visayas (Argao, Cebu, Jagna, Larena, Ormoc, Oslob, Ouano,San Carlos, Toledo, and Tubigon) and Northern Mindanao (Cagayan de Oro, Dipolog, Nasipit, and Plaridel). Their ships transport passengers and even vehicles too.

The following are the steps on how to book for Lite Shipping ticket online:

1. Go to http://www.liteshipping.barkota.com website.  

2. Input your travel details such as:

    • Origin (From),
    • Destination (To),
    • Date of Departure,
    • Date of Return (if you’ll travel is round trip), and
    • Number of passenger/s. 

Then after that click Search Trips button.

3. Choose preferred schedule and desired accommodation.

Select preferred schedule and accommodation then click Continue button right after.

There are two accommodations to chooses from, Economy and Standard class. The economy class is a sitting accommodation, and on the other hand, the passengers for the Standard class will have the bunk beds.

Passenger Economy Standard Tourist
Regular 255 275 390

4. Input the Passenger Info including the Contact Information and Passenger Name. And choose your Payment Option.

Contact Information includes Email Address, Mobile No., and Address


Passenger Name Information 


Payment Options

Paypal/Credit Card/Debit Card/ ML ePay/ RD Pawnshop/ 7 Eleven / EC Pay / Palawan Express


I choose to pay on my Debit Card. It requires to input your Card No., Expiration Date and Account Name. After a successful booking, a new tab will open for your eticket (have it printed) or you can choose to check on your email and download it later.


Booking success message!

And we’re done. Congratulations! Easy right? I hope you have followed and understand the steps. If you have comments or questions, drop it down below. Thank you!