There are 4 ways to get from Manila to Santa Mesa Station by bus, train, taxi or foot

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Bus  •  15 min

  1. Take the bus from LRT Doroteo Jose-Recto Station Walkway / Rizal Avenue Intersection, Manila to Ramon Magsaysay Blvd / Altura Intersection, Manila North Harbor Sta Mesa via Magsaysay / ...

₱15 - ₱22

Cheapest option

Train  •  18 min

  1. Take the train from Manila, Tutuban Station to PUP/Santa Mesa Southbound / ...

₱9 - ₱17

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manila to Santa Mesa Station 3.6 km

₱95 - ₱120

Walk  •  43 min

  1. Walk from Manila to Santa Mesa Station 3.6 km

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The cheapest way to get from Manila to Santa Mesa Station is to train which costs ₱9 - ₱17 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Santa Mesa Station is to taxi which costs ₱95 - ₱120 and takes 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from LRT Doroteo Jose-Recto Station Walkway / Rizal Avenue Intersection, Manila station and arriving at Ramon Magsaysay Blvd / Altura Intersection, Manila. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Manila, Tutuban Station station and arriving at PUP/Santa Mesa. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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The distance between Manila and Santa Mesa Station is 3 km.

The best way to get from Manila to Santa Mesa Station without a car is to bus which takes 15 min and costs ₱15 - ₱22.

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The bus from LRT Doroteo Jose-Recto Station Walkway / Rizal Avenue Intersection, Manila to Ramon Magsaysay Blvd / Altura Intersection, Manila takes 15 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Manila to Santa Mesa Station bus services, operated by Jeepney - LTFRB, depart from LRT Doroteo Jose-Recto Station Walkway / Rizal Avenue Intersection, Manila.

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Manila to Santa Mesa Station train services, operated by Philippine National Railways, depart from Manila, Tutuban Station.

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What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Santa Mesa Station, Philippines?

Jeepney - LTFRB operates a bus from LRT Doroteo Jose-Recto Station Walkway / Rizal Avenue Intersection, Manila to Ramon Magsaysay Blvd / Altura Intersection, Manila every 5 minutes. Tickets cost ₱15 - ₱22 and the journey takes 15 min. Alternatively, Philippine National Railways operates a train from Manila, Tutuban Station to PUP/Santa Mesa hourly. Tickets cost ₱9 - ₱17 and the journey takes 18 min.

Train operators
Philippine National Railways
Phone
02 319-0041
Website
pnr.gov.ph
Train from Manila, Tutuban Station to PUP/Santa Mesa
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱9 - ₱17
Schedules at
pnr.gov.ph
Ordinary
₱9 - ₱14
Aircon
₱12 - ₱17
Bus operators
Jeepney - LTFRB
Phone
426-25-34
Email
ncr.ltfrb@gmail.com
Website
ltfrb.gov.ph
Bus from LRT Doroteo Jose-Recto Station Walkway / Rizal Avenue Intersection, Manila to Ramon Magsaysay Blvd / Altura Intersection, Manila
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
₱15 - ₱22
Website
Ltfrb
Other operators
Taxi from Manila to Santa Mesa Station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Estimated price
₱95 - ₱120
MGE Taxi
Phone
+63 2 3636 096
Grab Taxi
Website
grab.com
Dollar Taxi
Phone
+63 2 9212383

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The best way to get from Manila to Santa Mesa Station is to bus which takes 15 min and costs ₱15 - ₱22. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₱9 - ₱17 and takes 18 min.

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Manila to Santa Mesa Station bus services, operated by Jeepney - LTFRB, arrive at Ramon Magsaysay Blvd / Altura Intersection, Manila station.

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Manila to Santa Mesa Station train services, operated by Philippine National Railways, arrive at PUP/Santa Mesa station.

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There are 1889+ hotels available in Santa Mesa Station. Prices start at ₱5,000 per night.

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