Balintawak LRT Station

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Balintawak
Manila Light Rail Transit System
LRT Balintawak 2011.jpg
Balintawak Station
Station statistics
Address 1179 Epifanio de los Santos Avenue, Brgy. Apolonio Samson, Balintawak, Quezon City 1106
Line(s) LRT Line 1
Structure type Overpass
Platforms Side Platforms
Tracks 2
Baggage check Yes
Other information
Opened March 22, 2010
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Station code Bw
Owned by Light Rail Transit Authority
LRT Line 1
approved
extension
North Avenue  MRT-3 
Roosevelt
Balintawak
North Luzon
Expressway
Malvar
Monumento
5th Avenue
R. Papa
Abad Santos
Blumentritt  PNR 
Tayuman
Bambang
Doroteo Jose  MRT-2 
Carriedo
Pasig River
Central Terminal
United Nations
Pedro Gil
Quirino Avenue
Vito Cruz
Gil Puyat
Libertad
EDSA  MRT-3 
Depot
Baclaran
Redemptorist
planned
extension
Manila International AirportNinoy Aquino International Airport
Asia World
Ninoy Aquino
Dr. Santos
Manuyo Uno
Las Piñas
Zapote
Talaba
Niog

Balintawak LRT Station is a station on the Manila LRT Line 1, and has been constructed during the Line 1 North Extension Project. It opened on March 22, 2010. This station, along with the proposed Malvar station will serve passengers going to and from the northern parts of Luzon using the North Luzon Expressway.

Balintawak is one of two LRT stations serving Quezon City, the other one is Roosevelt.

The station is located in Barangay Apolonio Samson (Balintawak) in front of the Balintawak Market, and near the Quezon City - Caloocan City boundary. It is located near A. Bonifacio Avenue and North Luzon Expressway (NLEx).

Nearby landmarks[edit]

Overview of Balintawak from the Station

Nearest landmarks include the Balintawak Market, EDSA-Cloverleaf Interchange, Cry of Balintawak Monument, St. Joseph the Worker Parish Church, Wilcon Builders Depot and Balintawak Home Depot.

Transportation Links[edit]

There are several city and provincial buses plying north of Metro Manila like Victory Liner, Baliwag Transit, CEM Trans Services.

Station layout[edit]

L3
Platforms
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Platform A LRT Line 1 towards Roosevelt
Platform B LRT Line 1 towards Baclaran
Side platform, doors will open on the right
L2 Concourse Faregates, Ticket Booths, Station Control, Shops
L1 Street Level Balintawak Public Market

See also[edit]


Coordinates: 14°39′26.44″N 121°0′14.26″E / 14.6573444°N 121.0039611°E / 14.6573444; 121.0039611