From Recto LRT train to Cubao LRT, walk to HM Transport Cubao, then bus to Santa Cruz, Laguna. 2 h 58 min ₱168. From Claro M. Recto Ave / Quezon Blvd Intersection, Manila night bus to Paseo de Roxas / Ayala Avenue Intersection, Makati City, Manila, night bus to Manila Buendia, then Bus to Santa Cruz, Laguna. 4 h 21 min ₱337. From Manila taxi to Santa Cruz. 1 h 13 min ₱1,657. From Manila drive to Santa Cruz. 1 h 13 min ₱460.