From Old Manila Hostel to Terminal 3

From Your Hostel in Old Manila (Malate – Sta. Cruz) to
Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 3

The following are the nearest Manila Light Rail Transit System or LRT train stations to your hostel:

Pink Manila Hostel in Vito Cruz – LRT Line 1: Vito Cruz Station
Wanderers Guesthouse in Adriatico – LRT Line 1: Pedro Gil Station

Red Carabao Hostel in Sta. Cruz – LRT Line 1: Abad Santos Station

  • From your hostel, head to the nearest LRT Line 1 station (see above) and ride the train all the way to Edsa Station. The first three stations mentioned are walking distance from the respective hostels.
  • Once at Edsa Station, alight from the train, go up the nearest stairs and follow the walkway that will take you all the way to Sogo Hotel where you will find the Genesis Bus Terminal and McDonald’s right beside it.
This is the walkway from the Edsa Station.
Pasay Rotonda 2
As you walk, you will see a red building across, which is Sogo Hotel. Below it is McDonald’s / the Genesis Bus Terminal.
Pasay Rotonda 1
Genesis Bus Terminal entrance.

Once at the Genesis Terminal, you have two options:

  • Ride a jeepney: outside the terminal, you will find jeepneys with a signboard that says “Terminal 3” or “NAIA 3” (24 hours a day). Ride this jeepney and tell the driver to drop you off at “Terminal 3”. The drop-off point is at the gate of Terminal 3.
  • Ride the Airport Loop Bus (no fixed time of departure but it runs from 5am until 11pm): this bus is parked inside the terminal. This bus will take you directly at the main departure entrance of Terminal 3.

LRT From Vito Cruz Station to Edsa Station = 15 Pesos
LRT From Pedro Gil Station to Edsa Station = 15 Pesos
LRT From Abad Santos Station to Edsa Station = 30 Pesos
Airport Loop Bus =
20 Pesos
Jeepney = 7 Pesos
TOTAL = 22 – 50 Pesos

Other Options:
Taxi = 400 Pesos or more

Budget Commute Savings = 350 – 378 Pesos ($8 USD) or more