There are 4 ways to get from Manila to Santa Cruz 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 HM Transport Inc  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from HM Transport Cubao to Santa Cruz, Laguna

$3 - $4

3 alternative options

Bus JAC Liner  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Manila Buendia to Santa Cruz, Laguna

$4 - $6

Taxi  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manila to Santa Cruz 57.2 miles

$26 - $32

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Manila to Santa Cruz 57.2 miles

$7 - $11

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Santa Cruz, CALABARZON, Philippines?

HM Transport Inc operates a bus from Manila to Santa Cruz hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 2 h.

Bus operators
HM Transport Inc
Website
hmtransportinc.com
Bus from HM Transport Cubao to Santa Cruz, Laguna
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
hmtransportinc.com
JAC Liner
Website
jacliner.com
Bus from Manila Buendia to Santa Cruz, Laguna
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
jacliner.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manila to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32
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 Santa Cruz is 59 km. The road distance is 91 km.

The cheapest way to get from Manila to Santa Cruz is to bus which costs ₱170 - ₱190 and takes 2 h 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Manila to Santa Cruz is to taxi which takes 1 h 13 min and costs ₱1,400 - ₱1,700.

No, there is no direct bus from Manila to Santa Cruz. However, there are services departing from Claro M. Recto Ave / Quezon Blvd Intersection, Manila and arriving at Santa Cruz, Laguna via Paseo de Roxas / Ayala Avenue Intersection, Makati City, Manila and Manila Buendia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 21 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to get from Manila to Santa Cruz, including transfers.