Vito Cruz station (PNR)

Vito Cruz is a station on the South Main Line ("Southrail") of the Philippine National Railways. Like all PNR stations, this station is at grade. The station is located at the corner of Pablo Ocampo Street Extension (formerly named Vito Cruz Extension) and Osmeña Highway in San Andres, Manila, near the border with Makati.

Vito Cruz
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Exterior of Vito Cruz station
LocationOsmeña Highway cor. Pablo Ocampo Street Ext.
San Andres, Manila
Philippines
Coordinates14°34′1.56″N 121°0′10.14″E / 14.5671000°N 121.0028167°E / 14.5671000; 121.0028167Coordinates: 14°34′1.56″N 121°0′10.14″E / 14.5671000°N 121.0028167°E / 14.5671000; 121.0028167
Owned byPhilippine National Railways
Line(s) PNR Southrail
PlatformsSide platforms
Tracks2
ConnectionsJeepneys, buses, and tricycles
Construction
Structure typeAt-grade
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Station codeVTC
History
Opened1975
Rebuilt1990 and 2009
Services
Preceding station   PNR   Following station
toward Tutuban
Metro South Commuter
toward IRRI
Location
Vito Cruz is located in Manila
Vito Cruz
Vito Cruz
Location within Metro Manila
PNR Metro Commuter
Valenzuela
Governor Pascual
Caloocan
Caloocan Depot
10th Avenue
5th Avenue
Solis
Tutuban Railyard &
Tayuman Locomotive Shed
Tutuban
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Blumentritt
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Laon Laan
España
Estero de Valencia
Santa Mesa
Estero de Pandacan
Pandacan
Estero Pandacan
Paco
San Andres
Vito Cruz
Buendia
Dela Rosa
Pasay Road
Estero de Tripa de Gallina
EDSA
Estero de Tripa de Gallina
Nichols Ninoy Aquino International Airport
 MMS 
FTI
 MMS 
Bicutan
Sucat
Sucat River
Alabang Bus interchange
Bayanan Creek
Poblacion River
Muntinlupa
Magdaong River
Tunasan
Tunasan River
San Isidro River
San Pedro
Carmona
Pacita Main Gate
Golden City 1
Biñan
Biñan River
Silang-Santa Rosa River
Santa Rosa
Golden City 2
Cabuyao River delta
Cabuyao
Gulod
Cabuyao River delta
Mamatid
Banlic
Calamba
Pansol
Masili
Dampalit Creek
Los Baños
Anos Creek
College
IRRI

Vito Cruz is the eighth station from Tutuban and is the last station of the South Main Line physically located in the city of Manila.

HistoryEdit

Vito Cruz, together with Buendia, was opened on November 24, 1975 as part of the 83rd anniversary of the Philippine National Railways.

Nearby landmarksEdit

The station serves the district of San Andres in Manila, as well as nearby barangays San Antonio, La Paz, and Palanan in Makati. Further away from the station are educational institutions such as the main campus of Arellano University, the De La Salle University, the De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde and St. Scholastica's College, the Manila South Cemetery and the former Santa Ana Race Track, now the site of Circuit Makati.

Transportation linksEdit

Vito Cruz station is accessible by jeepneys plying the Zobel Roxas Street route, as well as buses on the South Luzon Expressway. A tricycle terminal plying barangay San Antonio in Makati is located across the station on Zobel Roxas Street, while tricycles based in Manila and barangay Palanan, Makati also drop commuters off at the station.

Station LayoutEdit

L1
Platforms
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Platform A PNR Metro Commuter towards Tutuban (←)
Platform B PNR Metro Commuter towards Alabang (→)
Side platform, doors will open on the right
L1 Concourse/
Street Level
Ticket Booths, Station Control, Shops