Commuting to UP Los Baños (UPLB)


University of the Philippines, Los Baños (UPLB) is located in Laguna. It is recognized as the premeire institute in Asia for agriculture, forestry, and other related fields.

Univerity of Los Baños
University of Los Baños (UPLB)
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Fast Facts:

Jeepney Routes: College/Junction-UP College

Commuting Routes:

From Bicol/Quezon Province:

  1. Ride a jeep to San Pablo, and ask the driver to drop you off at San Pablo City, near Jollibee.
  2. Ride a jeep to Calamba, and ask the driver to drop you off at College/Junction.
  3. Cross the street.
  4. Ride a jeep to UP College, and ask the driver to drop you off at your desired UPLB campus destination.

From Caloocan:

  1. Take the LRT1 to Gil Puyat station.
  2. Ride an HM Transport, JAM, or Tritran bus to Sta. Cruz, Laguna, and ask the conductor to drop you off at College, near the Caltex gas station. The bus leaves every 15 minutes from 3:30 AM to 10:00 PM.
  3. Ride a jeep to UP College, and ask the driver to drop you off at your desired UPLB campus destination.

From Las Pinas:

  1. From Alabang-Zapote Road, ride a jeep to Manuela Metropolis Alabang (Metropolis Mall).
  2. From Manuela Metropolis Alabang (Metropolis Mall), ride a bus to Lawton via Taft Ave., and get off at Sen. Gil Puyat Ave. (Buendia) corner Taft Ave.
  3. Ride an HM Transport, JAM, or Tritran bus to Sta. Cruz, Laguna, and ask the conductor to drop you off at College, near the Caltex gas station. The bus leaves every 15 minutes from 3:30 AM to 10:00 PM.
  4. Ride a jeep to UP College, and ask the driver to drop you off at your desired UPLB campus destination.

From Makati:

Route 1: MRT/LRT1-Bus-Jeep
  1. Go to Sen. Gil Puyat Ave. (Buendia) corner Taft Ave. You can either:
    • Take the MRT to Taft terminal station, walk through the connecting foot bridge towards LRT1-EDSA station, and take the LRT1 to Gil Puyat station.
    • From Sen. Gil Puyat Ave. (Buendia), ride a jeep to LRT/Taft, and get off at Sen. Gil Puyat Ave. (Buendia) corner Taft Ave.
  2. Ride an HM Transport, JAM, or Tritran bus to Sta. Cruz, Laguna, and ask the conductor to drop you off at College, near the Caltex gas station. The bus leaves every 15 minutes from 3:30 AM to 10:00 PM.
  3. Ride a jeep to UP College, and ask the driver to drop you off at your desired UPLB campus destination.
Route 2: MRT-Bus-Jeep
  1. Take the MRT to Cubao station.
  2. Ride an HM Transport bus to Sta. Cruz, Laguna, and ask the conductor to drop you off at College, near the Caltex gas station. The bus leaves every 15 minutes from 3:30 AM to 10:00 PM.
  3. Ride a jeep to UP College, and ask the driver to drop you off at your desired UPLB campus destination.

From Mandaluyong/Pasig:

  1. Take the MRT to Cubao station.
  2. Ride an HM Transport bus to Sta. Cruz, Laguna, and ask the conductor to drop you off at College, near the Caltex gas station. The bus leaves every 15 minutes from 3:30 AM to 10:00 PM.
  3. Ride a jeep to UP College, and ask the driver to drop you off at your desired UPLB campus destination.

From Manila:

Route 1: LRT1/Jeep-Bus-Jeep
  1. Go to Sen. Gil Puyat Ave. (Buendia) corner Taft Ave.
    • Take the LRT1 to Gil Puyat station.
    • From Divisoria, Sta. Cruz, or Quiapo, ride a jeep to Taft/Buendia/Baclaran, and get off at Sen. Gil Puyat Ave. (Buendia).
  2. Ride an HM Transport, JAM, or Tritran bus to Sta. Cruz, Laguna, and ask the conductor to drop you off at College, near the Caltex gas station. The bus leaves every 15 minutes from 3:30 AM to 10:00 PM.
  3. Ride a jeep to UP College, and ask the driver to drop you off at your desired UPLB campus destination.
Route 2: LRT2-Jeep-Bus-Jeep
  1. Go to Araneta Center-Cubao Station. In order to get there,you can either:
    • Take the LRT2 to Araneta Center-Cubao station.
    • From Divisoria/Legarda/Ramon Magsaysay Blvd., ride a jeep to Cubao and get off at Aurora Blvd. corner EDSA. Cross Aurora Blvd.
  2. Ride an HM Transport bus to Sta. Cruz, Laguna, and ask the conductor to drop you off at College, near the Caltex gas station. The bus leaves every 15 minutes from 3:30 AM to 10:00 PM.
  3. Ride a jeep to UP College, and ask the driver to drop you off at your desired UPLB campus destination.

From Muntinlupa:

  1. From Manuela Metropolis Alabang (Metropolis Mall), ride a bus to Lawton via Taft Ave., and get off at Sen. Gil Puyat Ave. (Buendia) corner Taft Ave.
  2. Ride an HM Transport, JAM, or Tritran bus to Sta. Cruz, Laguna, and ask the conductor to drop you off at College, near the Caltex gas station. The bus leaves every 15 minutes from 3:30 AM to 10:00 PM.
  3. Ride a jeep to UP College, and ask the driver to drop you off at your desired UPLB campus destination.

From Paranaque/Pasay:

  1. Go to Sen. Gil Puyat Ave. (Buendia) corner Taft Ave. You can either:
    • Take the LRT1 to Gil Puyat station.
    • From Baclaran, ride a jeep to Divisoria, Sta. Cruz, or Quiapo, and get off at Sen. Gil Puyat Ave. (Buendia).
  2. Ride an HM Transport, JAM, or Tritran bus to Sta. Cruz, Laguna, and ask the conductor to drop you off at College, near the Caltex gas station. The bus leaves every 15 minutes from 3:30 AM to 10:00 PM.
  3. Ride a jeep to UP College, and ask the driver to drop you off at your desired UPLB campus destination.

From Quezon City:

  1. Take the MRT to Cubao station or take the LRT2 to Araneta Center-Cubao station.
  2. Ride an HM Transport bus to Sta. Cruz, Laguna, and ask the conductor to drop you off at College, near the Caltex gas station. The bus leaves every 15 minutes from 3:30 AM to 10:00 PM.
  3. Ride a jeep to UP College, and ask the driver to drop you off at your desired UPLB campus destination.

From San Juan:

  1. Ride a jeep to Divisoria, and get off at LRT2-Pureza.
  2. Arrive at Araneta Center Cubao Station. You can either:
    • Take the LRT2 to Araneta Center-Cubao station.
    • Ride a jeep to Cubao and get off at Aurora Blvd. corner EDSA. Cross Aurora Blvd.
  3. Ride an HM Transport bus to Sta. Cruz, Laguna, and ask the conductor to drop you off at College, near the Caltex gas station. The bus leaves every 15 minutes from 3:30 AM to 10:00 PM.
  4. Ride a jeep to UP College, and ask the driver to drop you off at your desired UPLB campus destination.

From Taguig:

Route 1: Bus-MRT-LRT1-Bus-Jeep
  1. From the Fort Open Field, Market! Market!, or Net2, ride the Fort bus/shuttle to Ayala.
  2. Take the MRT to Taft terminal station, walk through the connecting foot bridge towards LRT1-EDSA station, and take the LRT1 to Gil Puyat station.
  3. Ride an HM Transport, JAM, or Tritran bus to Sta. Cruz, Laguna, and ask the conductor to drop you off at College, near the Caltex gas station. The bus leaves every 15 minutes from 3:30 AM to 10:00 PM.
  4. Ride a jeep to UP College, and ask the driver to drop you off at your desired UPLB campus destination.
Route 2: Bus-MRT-Bus-Jeep
  1. From the Fort Open Field, Market! Market!, or Net2, ride the Fort bus/shuttle to Ayala.
  2. Take the MRT to Cubao station.
  3. Ride an HM Transport bus to Sta. Cruz, Laguna, and ask the conductor to drop you off at College, near the Caltex gas station. The bus leaves every 15 minutes from 3:30 AM to 10:00 PM.
  4. Ride a jeep to UP College, and ask the driver to drop you off at your desired UPLB campus destination.

13 comments:

Saul said...

how to go back to manila?

mango said...

hi saul, to go back to manila, you can take the same route in reverse. you can ride a jeep/pedicab back to the bus stop, near the caltex gas station. from there, ride an hm transport, jam, or tritran bus back to any of the origins indicated in the blog post. hope this helps!

Saul said...

thanks mango.. ^__^
this site is very useful to me..

cathie said...

thank you to this post.. thank you so much..

mango said...

no problem, cathie! :) happy to be of help! :)

jefmenguin said...

You are amazing. Salamat!

lance said...

no problem sir jef. :) happy to be of help! :)

Sean Lin said...

This is what I have been seeking. My daily grind is commuting from Los Banos to Makati.
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Pauline said...

From Alabang-metropolis, I think may mga shuttle (FX) na papuntang Laguna -- no need to go back to Gil Puyat.

trish said...

your blog is very helpful!!!..
thank you very much!!..;)

nz said...

hi. may i know, when is the earliest bus trip from los banos (olivarez) going to manila? my flight is at 8am, and i'm wondering whether i should take bus in the early morning or just stay overnight at naia terminal 2? thank you in advance

Christian John Cordero said...

hi. thank you. :)
travel time from cubao to college?

Ning Aduna said...

Is there a ride going from losbanos to cavite? Tagaytay or Bacoor

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