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There are 5 ways to get from Manila to Lucena by bus, taxi or car

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Bus Jam  •  4h 46m

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

$3 - $6

4 alternative options

Bus Philtranco  •  4h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Manila Pasay to Quezon

$4 - $9

Bus JAC Liner  •  4h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Manila Cubao/Kamias to Lucena

$3 - $5

Taxi  •  1h 50m

  1. Take a taxi from Manila to Lucena 83.1 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  1h 50m

  1. Drive from Manila to Lucena 83.1 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Manila to Lucena is to bus which costs ₱170 - ₱300 and takes 4h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Lucena is to taxi which costs ₱2,000 - ₱2,400 and takes 1h 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manila to Lucena. However, there are services departing from Claro M. Recto Ave / Quezon Blvd Intersection, Manila and arriving at Lucena via Manila Cubao/Kamias. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 58m.

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The distance between Manila and Lucena is 101 km. The road distance is 133 km.

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The best way to get from Manila to Lucena without a car is to bus which takes 4h 46m and costs ₱170 - ₱300.

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It takes approximately 4h 46m to get from Manila to Lucena, including transfers.

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Manila to Lucena bus services, operated by JAC Liner, depart from Manila Cubao/Kamias station.

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Manila to Lucena bus services, operated by JAC Liner, arrive at Lucena station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manila to Lucena is 133 km. It takes approximately 1h 50m to drive from Manila to Lucena.

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There are 10+ hotels available in Lucena. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Lucena.
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  • Distance: 63.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 46m

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Lucena, Philippines?

Jam operates a bus from Manila to Lucena hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 4h.

Bus operators
Jam
Phone
0917-526-0008
Email
info@jam.com.ph
Website
jam.com.ph
Bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Dalahican Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
jam.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Philtranco
JAC Liner
Other operators
Taxi from Manila to Lucena
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Estimated price
$35 - $45
MGE Taxi
Phone
+63 2 3636 096
Basic Taxi
Phone
+63 2 352 7777

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