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Daewoo Pakistan Express Bus Service Ltd
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Slogan Luxury, Safety, Punctuality but high fares
Founded 1999
Headquarters Lahore
Service area  Pakistan
Service type Intercity bus service
Routes 50+
Stops 15
Destinations 45
Hubs Lahore, Rawalpindi, Karachi, Peshawar, Multan, Faisalabad
Stations 48+
Fleet 320+
Fuel type Diesel/petrol
Operator Daewoo
Website www.daewoo.com.pk/

Daewoo Pakistan Express Bus Service Ltd (DPEBSL) or Daewoo Express is an inter-city common carrier of passengers by bus serving over 30 destinations in Pakistan and is headquartered in Lahore. It is operated by a Korean company. Today, DPEBSL is the most popular inter-city bus service in Pakistan. [1]

History[edit]

A timeline of the operations and beginnings of Daewoo Express Ltd:

  • December 1997 - Incorporated
  • April 1998 - Beginning of Express Bus Operations
  • November 1999 - Beginning of City Bus Operations
  • January 2004 - Took Over by Sammi Corporation, Seoul, Korea

33 cities on 43 destinations with over 200 buses.

Services[edit]

Express Bus Service[edit]

Daewoo Express Bus Service is a main operations of the company. The company provides long-distance time-efficient bus services to all major cities within Pakistan. With its headquarters in Lahore the company operates its service from 31 cities in Pakistan covering more than 40 destinations extending almost to the entire Punjab, Sindh and NWFP. The service provides direct competition against airlines as well as the rail network. There are also shuttle/drop off service that run off the main express buses to allow passengers hassle-free travel to their neighbourhood. Recently, Daewoo expanded its service to Okara cantt connecting it with 9 cities.

City Bus service[edit]

Daewoo City Bus was the first environmental and technological revolution in the urban transport sector within Pakistan. The buses were introduced with more advanced and powerful engines with TECHO Monitoring Systems in 1999. Moreover provision of air conditioning, announcement system and stopping signals were introduced. Since 1998, the city bus service has been operating four routes are being operated within the city covering all the localities while one Sub-Urban Route is being operated for Sheikhupura.

Cargo service[edit]

Daewoo Express's cargo service are set up adjacent to all terminals and function 24 hours a day, providing safe and quick dispatch and delivery of cargo consignments. The cargo volume has over the years been increasing more rapidly than the expansions of the bus passenger operations.

Destinations[edit]

Daewoo Express has over 30 destinations throughout Pakistan:

Daewoo Express service does not have any services in Balochistan, the largest province of Pakistan by geographical size.

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa[edit]

Punjab[edit]

The Daewoo Terminal in the city of Bahawalpur

Sindh[edit]

Corporate responsibility[edit]

Daewoo Pakistan Express Bus Service has been a vital contributor to the people affected by the earthquake in 2005. Daewoo Pakistan served with its best effective efforts with the assistance of a team of 27 Korean Specialist Surgeons and Doctors, in the affected regions.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Official Web Site: www.daewoo.com.pk


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39 news items

 
Daily Times
Mon, 09 Mar 2015 16:03:45 -0700

According to accord Daewoo Express agreed to bring 100 buses on route between Karachi and divisional headquarters-Hyderabad, Mirpurkhas, Sukkur, Nawabshah and Larkana in first phase at a cost of Rs 2 billion. The Sindh government would share Rs ...

The Express Tribune

The Express Tribune
Tue, 14 Apr 2015 12:01:22 -0700

He said that the new buses will be imported for this project. “Daewoo Express Pakistan is the only international bus service in Pakistan operating in Sindh, Punjab and K-P from 52 cities, catering to the travelling needs of over 500,000 passengers ...

The Express Tribune

The Express Tribune
Tue, 21 Jan 2014 11:52:30 -0800

“We need long-term partnerships, not only in lubricants but also in other segments of our business,” said Daewoo Express Chief Executive Officer Shehreyar Chishti. “Our company proves that running a transport company is an efficient business, all you ...
 
The Nation
Mon, 28 Apr 2014 19:12:32 -0700

Daewoo Express is already connecting over 50 destinations in Pakistan through its large fleet of buses and terminals network. With the improving economic .situation in Pakistan, Daewoo Express sees many opportunities to .expand its operations.
 
Pakistan Observer
Fri, 07 Feb 2014 20:52:30 -0800

Syed Ejaz Hassan said that it would be a pleasure to collaborate with Daewoo Express which is one of the largest transport companies in Pakistan. Manager Marketing Daewoo Express Naeem Ullah said this strategic alliance between the two organizations ...

The Nation

The Nation
Sat, 20 Apr 2013 21:30:00 -0700

KARACHI (PR): Habib Bank Limited recently signed an agreement with Daewoo Pakistan Express Bus Service, the first and largest foreign investment company with an advanced and organised transport system in Pakistan, to provide state-of-the-art ...

Dispatch News Desk

Dispatch News Desk
Tue, 09 Jun 2015 12:32:29 -0700

Earlier, it was reported that the bus was owned by Daewoo Express but when the transport company was contacted, its officials denied that any of their buses was hijacked. They said that it was another private company bus which was hijacked. Neither the ...
 
The News International
Wed, 13 Apr 2011 18:19:49 -0700

LAHORE: The Daewoo Express was forced to shut down its nationwide Express Bus and Urban Bus Operations due to an irresponsible act of Lahore Development Authority (LDA), which demolished Daewoo Express workshop situated at Kalma Chowk, ...
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