There are 3 ways to get from Makati City to Tagaytay by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Manila Cubao to Tagaytay

$3

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Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Makati City to Tagaytay 38.7 miles

$17 - $22

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Makati City to Tagaytay 38.7 miles

$5 - $8

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No, there is no direct bus from Makati City station to Tagaytay. However, there are services departing from MRT-3 Buendia Station, Makati City, Manila and arriving at Tagaytay via Manila Cubao. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 14 min.

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The distance between Makati City and Tagaytay is 52 km. The road distance is 62 km.

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The best way to get from Makati City to Tagaytay without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from Makati City to Tagaytay, including transfers.

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Makati City to Tagaytay bus services, operated by , depart from Manila Cubao station.

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Makati City to Tagaytay bus services, operated by , arrive at Tagaytay station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Makati City to Tagaytay is 62 km. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Makati City to Tagaytay.

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There are 628+ hotels available in Tagaytay. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Makati City to Tagaytay.
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  • Distance: 32.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 14 min

What companies run services between Makati City, Philippines and Tagaytay, Philippines?

operates a bus from Makati City to Tagaytay hourly. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 3 h.

Bus operators
bus
Bus from Manila Cubao to Tagaytay
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Other operators
Taxi from Makati City to Tagaytay
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Basic Taxi
Phone
+63 2 352 7777
MGE Taxi
Phone
+63 2 3636 096

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