There are 6 ways to get from Alabang (Station) to Santa Mesa Station by train, bus, night bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Alabang to PUP/Santa Mesa Northbound / ...

$1

5 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Alabang to Manila Cubao
  2. Take the bus from Aurora Blvd / N Domingo Intersection, Quezon City, Manila to Ramon Magsaysay Blvd / Altura Intersection, Manila Divisoria - Murphy via Legarda, Aurora Blvd. / ...

$2 - $3

Night bus, bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the night bus from South Luzon Expressway / Montillano St Intersection, Muntinlupa City, Manila to Boni Ave / Epifanio de los Santos Avenue Intersection, Mandaluyong City, Manila Alabang Malabon / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boni Ave / Epifanio de los Santos Avenue Intersection, Mandaluyong City, Manila to Ramon Magsaysay Blvd / Altura Intersection, Manila Boni - Stop N Shop / ...

$3

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Alabang (Station) to Santa Mesa Station 14.5 miles

$7 - $9

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Alabang (Station) to Santa Mesa Station 14.5 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Alabang (Station) to Santa Mesa Station 14.5 miles

What companies run services between Alabang (Station), Philippines and Santa Mesa Station, Philippines?

Philippine National Railways operates a train from Alabang (Station) to Santa Mesa Station twice daily. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alabang (Station) to Santa Mesa Station via Manila Cubao and Aurora Blvd / N Domingo Intersection, Quezon City, Manila in around 1 h 19 min.

Train operators
Philippine National Railways
Website
pnr.gov.ph
Train from Alabang to PUP/Santa Mesa
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
pnr.gov.ph
Ordinary
$1
Aircon
$1
Bus operators
Alps the Bus
Website
alpsthebus.com
Bus from Alabang to Manila Cubao
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
alpsthebus.com
LTFRB
Website
ltfrb.gov.ph
Bus from Aurora Blvd / N Domingo Intersection, Quezon City, Manila to Ramon Magsaysay Blvd / Altura Intersection, Manila
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ltfrb.gov.ph
Night bus from South Luzon Expressway / Montillano St Intersection, Muntinlupa City, Manila to Boni Ave / Epifanio de los Santos Avenue Intersection, Mandaluyong City, Manila
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ltfrb.gov.ph
Bus from Boni Ave / Epifanio de los Santos Avenue Intersection, Mandaluyong City, Manila to Ramon Magsaysay Blvd / Altura Intersection, Manila
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ltfrb.gov.ph
Other operators
Uber Manila
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Alabang (Station) to Santa Mesa Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Signup at
uber.com
Taxi from Alabang (Station) to Santa Mesa Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Basic Taxi
Phone
+63 2 352 7777
MGE Taxi
Phone
+63 2 3636 096

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Alabang (Station) to Santa Mesa Station?

The distance between Alabang (Station) and Santa Mesa Station is 21 km. The road distance is 23 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Alabang (Station) to Santa Mesa Station?

The cheapest way to get from Alabang (Station) to Santa Mesa Station is to train which costs ₱19 - ₱35 and takes 1 h 2 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Alabang (Station) to Santa Mesa Station?

The quickest way to get from Alabang (Station) to Santa Mesa Station is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs ₱380 - ₱460.

Is there a direct train between Alabang (Station) and Santa Mesa Station?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Alabang and arriving at PUP/Santa Mesa. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 54 min.

Is there a direct bus between Alabang (Station) and Santa Mesa Station?

No, there is no direct bus from Alabang (Station) to Santa Mesa Station. However, there are services departing from Alabang and arriving at Ramon Magsaysay Blvd / Altura Intersection, Manila via Aurora Blvd / N Domingo Intersection, Quezon City, Manila. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

How long does it take to get from Alabang (Station) to Santa Mesa Station?

The train from Alabang to PUP/Santa Mesa takes 54 min including transfers and departs twice daily.