Quezon City traffic - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Quezon City traffic


Traffic rerouting for SONA 2019 announced

Jul 17, 2019 - 11:12 PM

Heavy traffic is expected, especially in roads leading to and from the Batasang Pambansa Complex, where President Rodrigo Duterte is set to hold his 2019 State of the Nation Address. Read the rerouting plans here.

Heavier traffic expected in parts of Quezon City due to MRT7 construction

Apr 29, 2018 - 8:35 PM

Motorists and commuters who pass through Regalado Highway, the Tandang Sora Avenue-Commonwealth Avenue intersection, and North Avenue will be affected

Heavy traffic in parts of QC expected starting April 30 – MMDA. The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said motorists should expect heavy traffic in Quezon City with the closure of several roads due to the construction of the Metro Rail Transit 7 (MRT-7). One-way traffic would be implemented on Regalado, from Mindanao Avenue to Commonwealth Avenue, for the construction of a coping beam and starting on May 1, the contractors will start working on the construction of MRT-7 Tandang Sora station at the intersection of Commonwealth and Tandang Sora Avenue. Photo by DARREN LANGIT

Traffic Calvary: MMDA to close Commonwealth-Philcoa U-turn on Holy Thursday

Mar 26, 2018 - 5:45 PM

MMDA General Manager Jojo Garcia says affected motorists will have to go around the Quezon Memorial Elliptical Road to head to Commonwealth Avenue eastbound

REROUTING PLAN. The MMDA releases a rerouting plan ahead of the MRT7 construction along Commonwealth-Philcoa area in Quezon City. Photo courtesy of MMDA

Heavy traffic expected in parts of QC, Caloocan due to MRT7 construction

Jan 13, 2018 - 8:00 AM

The MRT-7 Project Traffic Management Task Force urges motorists to avoid specific areas and take alternative routes

[Right Of Way] Christmas Carmageddon?

Dec 28, 2017 - 9:39 PM

A road safety advocate attempts to drive from BGC to Quezon City during one of the Christmas season's busiest days.

Motorists told to avoid Quirino Highway due to MRT7 construction

Nov 05, 2017 - 5:00 PM

Here are the alternate routes for those bound for the Quezon Memorial Circle coming from Caloocan City or San Jose del Monte City, Bulacan, and vice versa

Heavier Commonwealth traffic seen as MRT7 construction progresses

Aug 13, 2017 - 5:10 PM

A task force announces developments in the construction of the MRT7 s University Avenue and Manggahan stations in Quezon City which would affect the flow of traffic

Bumper-to-bumper traffic is seen in front of the Iglesia ni Cristo Church along Commonwealth Avenue in Quezon City on Tuesday. A portion of the thorough fare from Sandiganbayan to Litex is closed for the whole day due to a medical mission by the INC. Photo by: JOEL LIPORADA

QC: Expect heavy traffic along Elliptical Road Sept 20-25

Sep 19, 2016 - 7:13 PM

ADVISORY: While the drainage improvement project in the area is ongoing the Quezon City Department of Public Order and Safety suggests alternate routes

QC traffic: Rerouting in South Triangle on hold indefinitely

Sep 13, 2016 - 8:45 PM

UPDATED Mayor Herbert Bautista says the implementation of the traffic scheme which was supposed to start September 15 is deferred until after all road works in affected areas are completed

Parts of Elliptical Road closed for 3 weeks, heavy traffic in QC expected

Oct 16, 2015 - 5:35 PM

Motorists are advised to take alternate routes as parts of Elliptical Road in Quezon City will be closed for 21 days starting midnight on Friday October 16

CLOSED. Portions of Elliptical Road will be closed for 21 days for a flood control project. Photo from Quezon City Facebook page

Traffic aide in viral Facebook post: I made a citizen’s arrest

Jun 23, 2015 - 9:01 PM

Nathaniel Melegrito Tolentino complains on Facebook that the traffic enforcer who was only wearing a jacket shorts and slippers rudely apprehended him for beating a red light

WEARING ONLY THIS. A traffic enforcer who was only wearing a jacket, shorts, and slippers apprehends an alleged violator on  June 20, along Aurora Boulevard in Manila. Photo by Nathaniel Melegrito Tolentino