Anonas station

Anonas station is a station on the Manila Light Rail Transit System Line 2. Anonas station is one of the many elevated stations that can be found on the line. The station is located in Cubao in Quezon City and is named because of its location near Anonas Street.

Anonas
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LocationAurora Boulevard cor. Anonas Street, Bagumbuhay & Quirino 3-A, Cubao
Quezon City, Metro Manila
Philippines
Coordinates14°37′40.8″N 121°03′52.9″E / 14.628000°N 121.064694°E / 14.628000; 121.064694Coordinates: 14°37′40.8″N 121°03′52.9″E / 14.628000°N 121.064694°E / 14.628000; 121.064694
Owned byDepartment of Transportation
Operated byLight Rail Transit Authority
Line(s)     Line 2
PlatformsSide platforms
ConnectionsBuses, taxis, jeepneys, tricycles, and cycle rickshaws
Future:  MMS  Anonas
Construction
Structure typeOverpass
ParkingYes (Anonas City Center)
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Station codeAN
History
OpenedApril 5, 2003; 18 years ago (2003-04-05)
Services
Preceding station Manila LRT Following station
Katipunan
towards Santolan
Line 2 Araneta Center–Cubao
towards Recto
Location
Anonas is located in Manila
Anonas
Anonas
Location within Metro Manila

The station is the ninth station for trains headed to Santolan and the third station for trains headed to Recto.

Anonas station was temporarily closed due to a fire which affected two rectifiers of the train line between Anonas and Katipunan stations on October 3, 2019.[1] The station was reopened on January 22, 2021 after repairs to the rectifiers were completed.[2]

Nearby landmarksEdit

The most recognizable landmark that the station is located at is Saint Joseph Parish, Saint Joseph Catholic School just within the Church grounds, World Citi Medical Center, Technological Institute of the Philippines, Anson Supermart, Hi-Top Supermart, and Anonas City Center which houses Cinema 76 and a Family Mart convenience store.

Transportation linksEdit

Buses, taxis, jeepneys, tricycles, and cycle rickshaws can be used to navigate the area. Buses and jeepneys ply the Anonas Avenue and Aurora Boulevard routes. Commuters bound for Project 4 must use the southern exit, must walk towards Hi-Top Supermart and National College of Business and Arts–Cubao in Project 4, Quezon City. A tricycle terminal will be seen near Hi-Top Supermart that will bring the commuters to their desired destinations.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Adonis, Meg (October 8, 2019). "Line 2 partial operations start today, Oct. 8". Philippine Daily Inquirer. Retrieved October 8, 2019.
  2. ^ Guzman, Jimmyley E. (January 22, 2021). "LRT-2 reopens three stations". Philippine Information Agency. Retrieved January 22, 2021.