Ortigas MRT Station


Ortigas MRT Station
Ortigas Station
Rapid transit
Ortigas Station.jpg
A busy Ortigas Station
Station statistics
Address Epifanio de los Santos Avenue
Ortigas Center, Mandaluyong City
Lines Blue Line
Structure Elevated
Platforms Side platform
Tracks 2
Baggage check Yes
Other information
Opened December 15, 1999
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Owned by Department of Transportation and Communications
Metro Rail Transit Corporation
Services
Preceding station   Manila MRT   Following station
Blue Line
Blue Line
Stadot.png Handicapped/disabled access North Avenue
Stadot.png Handicapped/disabled access Quezon Avenue
Stadot.png Handicapped/disabled access Kamuning
Stadot.png Stadot.png Handicapped/disabled access Araneta Center-Cubao
Stadot.png Handicapped/disabled access Santolan
Stadot.png Handicapped/disabled access Ortigas
Stadot.png Handicapped/disabled access Shaw Boulevard
Stadot.png Handicapped/disabled access Boni
Stadot.png Handicapped/disabled access Guadalupe
Stadot.png Handicapped/disabled access Buendia
Stadot.png Handicapped/disabled access Ayala
Stadot.png Stadot.png Handicapped/disabled access Magallanes
Stadot.png Stadot.png Handicapped/disabled access Taft Avenue

Ortigas MRT Station is a station on the Manila MRT Blue Line (MRT-3). The station is located in the Mandaluyong portion of Ortigas Center and is named after either Ortigas Center or Ortigas Avenue, which is nearby.

Ortigas Station is the sixth station for trains headed to Taft Avenue and the eighth station for trains headed to North Avenue. It is located directly beside the Asian Development Bank Complex.

The station is near popular landmarks, such as St. Pedro Poveda College, an all-girls school; Robinsons Galleria and SM Megamall, two major shopping malls; a Holiday Inn hotel at Robinson's Galleria; and some of the offices of JG Summit Holdings and Robinson's Land Corporation.

Transportation links

Buses, jeepneys and taxis serve the MRT Station, but passengers may board them from either Robinson's Galleria (buses, jeepneys, taxis) or SM Megamall (buses, taxis). Buses ply both EDSA and Ortigas Avenue routes, while jeepneys ply along Ortigas Avenue for routes heading to Pasig City and Rizal Province to the east, and San Juan City and City of Manila to the west.


Coordinates: 14°35′16.58″N 121°03′24.14″E / 14.5879389°N 121.0567056°E / 14.5879389; 121.0567056


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