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

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Recommended option

Bus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Manila Cubao to Tagaytay

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  50 min

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

$18 - $22

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Makati City to Tagaytay 38.7 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

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

The cheapest way to get from Makati City to Tagaytay is to bus which costs ₱150 - ₱180 and takes 4 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Makati City to Tagaytay is to taxi which takes 50 min and costs ₱950 - ₱1,200.

No, there is no direct bus from Makati City 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.

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

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
$18 - $22
Basic Taxi
Phone
+63 2 352 7777
MGE Taxi
Phone
+63 2 3636 096

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