APEC week: LRT, MRT, PNR on regular operations
MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – Metro Manila's 3 elevated railways will continue normal operations during the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit from November 16 to 20.
The Light Rail Transit (LRT) Line 1, which runs from Roosevelt in Quezon City to Baclaran in Parañaque, will start operations at 5 am. The last northbound train from Baclaran will leave at 9:30 pm, while the last southbound train from Roosevelt will leave at 10 pm.
LRT2, which links CM Recto in Manila to Santolan in Quezon City, will be operational from 5 am until 9:30 pm for the last train to Recto, and 10 pm for the last train to Santolan.
The Metro Rail Transit (MRT3), which runs from North Avenue in Quezon City to Taft Avenue in Pasay, is operational from 4:30 am until 11 pm.
Meanwhile, the Philippine National Railways (PNR) will also observe regular schedules this week. PNR earlier announced it would cancel several trips, but later withdrew the announcement.
Several roads in Metro Manila near the venue of the APEC summit will also be closed this week. – Rappler.com