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Rappler's latest stories on train lines


MRT woes: How often do they happen?

Nov 20, 2017 - 7:38 AM

(UPDATED) The year 2017 saw over 500 MRT3 glitches and problems, more than what was recorded in 2016

PNR to put up CCTV, fences to deter looting of rail parts

May 13, 2015 - 3:41 PM

This is to deter would be looters from stealing rail parts which officials say caused last month s train accident

Workers reconnect a railway track along the Magallanes area in Makati City on Thursday, after a southbound Philippine National Railway train derailed on Wednesday. At least 80 passengers where injured in the incident. Photo by Joel Leporada/Rappler

Some LRT1 gates closed for ticket system upgrade

Apr 15, 2015 - 2:27 PM

This allows the upgrading of the train line s ticketing system which will be in place in June

TRANSITION. All 3 Metro Manila railways will fully transition to the automated fare collection system by 3Q 2015. File photo from the PPP Center

No LRT operations on Maundy Thursday to Easter Sunday

Mar 19, 2015 - 3:16 PM

LRT lines 1 and 2 will also have shorter operating hours on Holy Wednesday

File photo by Rappler

Poe wants progress report on MRT rehab

Mar 02, 2015 - 8:40 PM

If commuters are paying higher fares it is only reasonable for them to expect improved service says the senator who leads hearings on the glitch plagued MRT3

Out-going passengers struggle in a jam-packed train ride.