There are 4 ways to get from Manila to Lipa City by bus, taxi or car

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

Bus Jam  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Lipa Bus Stop

$2 - $5

3 alternative options

Bus Alps the Bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Claro M. Recto Ave / Quezon Blvd Intersection, Manila to Aurora Blvd / General Aguinaldo Ave Intersection, Quezon City, Manila Divisoria - Sta. Mesa via R. Magsaysay / ...
  2. Take the bus from Manila Cubao to Lipa City

$4 - $8

Taxi  •  1 h

  1. Take a taxi from Manila to Lipa City 52.1 miles

$24 - $29

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Manila to Lipa City 52.1 miles

$6 - $10

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Lipa City, Philippines?

Jam operates a bus from Manila to Lipa City hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min.

Bus operators
Jam
Website
jam.com.ph
Bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Lipa Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
jam.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
LTFRB
Website
ltfrb.gov.ph
Bus from Claro M. Recto Ave / Quezon Blvd Intersection, Manila to Aurora Blvd / General Aguinaldo Ave Intersection, Quezon City, Manila
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ltfrb.gov.ph
Alps the Bus
Website
alpsthebus.com
Bus from Manila Cubao to Lipa City
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
alpsthebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manila to Lipa City
Ave. Duration
1 h
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Basic Taxi
Phone
+63 2 352 7777
MGE Taxi
Phone
+63 2 3636 096

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Manila and Lipa City is 76 km. The road distance is 83 km.

The cheapest way to get from Manila to Lipa City is to bus which costs ₱120 - ₱250 and takes 3 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Manila to Lipa City is to taxi which takes 1 h and costs ₱1,200 - ₱1,600.

No, there is no direct bus from Manila to Lipa City. However, there are services departing from Claro M. Recto Ave / Quezon Blvd Intersection, Manila and arriving at Lipa City via Manila Cubao. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to get from Manila to Lipa City, including transfers.