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Naga to Legazpi PNR Prepare Schedule 2024 – Journey Up

Banner photograph: Screenshot of Mayon from the Official PNR FB Web page & DOTR

Planning to journey to Bicol anytime quickly? Prepare journeys from Naga Metropolis to Legazpi Metropolis are again! In case you missed the information, the state-owned Philippine Nationwide Railways (PNR) has lastly resumed operations alongside the Naga-Legazpi rail line on Wednesday, December 27, 2023, after six years.

PNR suspended operations on the Naga-Legazpi route again in April 2017 after two years of service due to the dearth of practice coaches and locomotives on the time. Whereas I haven’t tried driving this particular route myself but, I plan to the following time I go to my hometown Naga.

Photograph from DOTr/Launched

In case you’re curious and wish to strive a brand new out a special approach of touring round Bicol, right here’s the practice schedule from Naga to Legazpi, how a lot it prices to trip, detailed timetable from totally different stations, and different data it’s best to know for reference.

The map beneath exhibits all the PNR route from Caloocan to Bicol. Nevertheless the pink line is at present suspended. Routes from Caloocan to Calamba (Inexperienced), Naga to Sipocot (Yellow), and Naga to Legazpi (Blue) route are the one operational routes as of January 2024.

Supply: Philippine Nationwide Railways (PNR)

Again within the outdated days, Tutuban in Manila and the Bicol area was related by the lengthy haul route generally known as the Bicol Categorical, which is at present suspended on account of ageing rolling inventory and devastation to the traces brought on by typhoons. We obtained an opportunity to trip the in a single day practice once more again in 2011 throughout a short-lived try and revitalize the practice line, earlier than companies have been stopped indefinitely once more.

Right here’s a more in-depth take a look at the operational route from Naga to Legazpi. This covers a distance of 101 kilometers.

Supply: Philippine Nationwide Railways (PNR)

Beginning December 27, 2023 onwards, there will probably be two journeys from Naga Metropolis, Camarines Sur to Legazpi Metropolis in Albay per day, and two day by day journeys as effectively from Legazpi to Naga. Every practice can accommodate about 250 passengers. 


  • DEP: 5:38 a.m. / ARR: 8:42 a.m.
  • DEP: 5:30 p.m. / ARR: 8:34 p.m.


  • DEP: 5:45 a.m. / ARR: 8:49 a.m.
  • DEP: 5:47 p.m. / ARR: 8:51 p.m.

Working Timetable from Naga to Legazpi

The proposed working schedule beneath was shared within the feedback part on the official PNR FB web page coming from a PNR worker. Nevertheless, it’s a bit laborious to learn. FYI, PNR usually posts updates and adjustments/delays within the schedule on the Official PNR Fb Web page. Schedules could change with out prior discover. Please examine their Fb web page on the day of your journey.

Supply: Alex Sandagon Ibarrientos on FB
  • Naga Metropolis
  • Pili
  • Baao
  • Iriga
  • Lourdes
  • Bato
  • Matacon
  • Polangui
  • Oas
  • Ligao
  • Travesia
  • Daraga
  • Bagtang
  • Washington Drive
  • Capantawan
  • Legazpi
PNR Legaspi Station. Photograph by Patrickroque01 through Wikimedia Commons
  • Naga to Sipocot: 45 minutes
  • Naga to Legazpi: 3 hours, 4 minutes

The minimal fare is P15 for the shortest leg, whereas it prices P155 per particular person for end-to-end journey from Naga to Legazpi. Beneath is the common fare from Naga to Legazpi from Naga solely. Right here’s a full listing of the fare coming from totally different stations.

PNR honors the 20% low cost for senior residents, college students, and individuals with disabilities, so long as they current a sound ID.

Passenger Journey Information/Procedure:

  • Step 1: Purchase Ticket from Ticket Sales space (5 seconds)
  • Step 2: Present Ticket to gate inspector/conductor (5 seconds)
  • Step 3: Board the Prepare (1 minute)
  • Step 4: Journey to your vacation spot (journey time varies, see timetable above)
  • Step 4: Exit Prepare (1 minute)
  • Step 5: Present Ticket to Inspector at station or vacation spot (5 seconds)

Observe: All the time hold your ticket whereas contained in the practice earlier than leaving the station of vacation spot for inspection. Passengers discovered with out tickets or brief ticketed will probably be charged with the complete quantity of fare for the route.

The primary coach of the PNR is reserved for the aged, PWDs, pregnant girls, and passengers with kids. The second coach is just for females.

PNR shared a video clip of the view of Mayon Volcano from the practice. This view could be seen from Kidaco Bridge in Daraga, Albay.

Whereas the official pointers (see prohibitions beneath) states that bicycles aren’t allowed contained in the PNR Prepare and stations, this refers to full sized bicycles. In line with new laws, folding bikes are allowed inside trains, however passengers will probably be charged a fare equal to at least one particular person.

Again in 2020, the Division of Transportation (DOTr), via its Rail Sector, began putting in bicycle racks at stations of the LRT-1, LRT-2, MRT-3 and PNR transit traces. Bike parking is free however cyclists have to offer their very own padlock. Claiming of bikes is inside working hours.

The DOTr additionally mentioned that: “Cyclists are additionally allowed to deliver their folded bicycles contained in the practice automotive with a fare from origin to vacation spot equal to at least one particular person.”

Hopefully, PNR will contemplate permitting full-sized bicycles on sure practice coaches sooner or later, to encourage lively mobility and reduce automobiles on the street. This may be an enormous enhance to tourism, particularly for Naga-based cyclists who wish to discover extra of the Bicol area. It might be cool to go on a practice trip + do a Mayon Loop by bike in a single journey!

  • Consuming, consuming, smoking
  • Being drunk or underneath the affect of medicine
  • Weapons, or any type of weapons
  • Balloons, balls, or any type of firecrackers
  • Paint, thinner, varnish & related chemical compounds
  • Bottled wine, fish sauce or patis, & related articles until correctly packed or wrapped.
  • Smelly meals like contemporary meat, fish, bagoong, & daing until correctly packed or wrapped.
  • Bicycles, skateboards, and different related objects which will hurt or hamper passengers.
  • Taking part in the radio or musical devices that may in any other case produce noise.
  • Reside animals
  • Huge baggage exceeding 12″x18″x18″ in quantity.
  • Exception to the above baggage restriction are these uploaded in Biñan.



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