There are 5 ways to get from Ortigas Center to Makati City by train, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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

Train  •  7 min

  1. Take the train from Ortigas MRT to Buendia MRT Mrt-3

$1

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from SM Megamall Bus Terminal to Glorietta 5 P2P EDSA Weekend Loop / ...

$1 - $2

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ortigas Center to Makati City 4.1 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Ortigas Center to Makati City 4.1 miles

$3 - $5

Walk  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Walk from Ortigas Center to Makati City 3.8 miles

What companies run services between Ortigas Center, Philippines and Makati City, Philippines?

Metro Rail operates a train from Ortigas Center to Makati City every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 7 min. Alternatively, Froehlich Tours operates a bus from Ortigas Center to Makati City every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min. LTFRB also services this route every 5 minutes.

Train operators
Bus operators
Froehlich Tours
Website
froehlichtours.com
Bus from SM Megamall Bus Terminal to Glorietta 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
froehlichtours.com
LTFRB
Website
ltfrb.gov.ph
Bus from MMDA EDSA-Julia Vargas Provincial Bus Terminal, Mandaluyong City, Manila to MRT-3 Buendia Station, Makati City, Manila
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ltfrb.gov.ph
Other operators
Uber Manila
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Ortigas Center to Makati City
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$3 - $5
uberX
$4 - $6
uberXL
$6 - $8
uberBLACK
$4 - $6
Taxi from Ortigas Center to Makati City
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Basic Taxi
Phone
+63 2 352 7777
MGE Taxi
Phone
+63 2 3636 096

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ortigas Center to Makati City?

The distance between Ortigas Center and Makati City is 5 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ortigas Center to Makati City?

The cheapest way to get from Ortigas Center to Makati City is to train which costs ₱13 - ₱28 and takes 7 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ortigas Center to Makati City?

The quickest way to get from Ortigas Center to Makati City is to train which takes 7 min and costs ₱13 - ₱28.

Is there a direct train between Ortigas Center and Makati City?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ortigas MRT and arriving at Buendia MRT. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

Is there a direct bus between Ortigas Center and Makati City?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from SM Megamall Bus Terminal and arriving at Glorietta 5. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Ortigas Center to Makati City?

The train from Ortigas MRT to Buendia MRT takes 7 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.