FREE train rides + terminal and port fees for students


Good news, #biyaheroes!

Starting July 1, DOTr is giving free train rides in MRT3, LRT2, and PNR for selected hours during Mondays to Fridays (except holidays) as well as exemption of terminal fees at PPA seaports and CAAP airports for students.

This is for students under elementary, high school, college, vocational, and technical degrees. Please note that this does not cover students taking up masters or higher education courses.

Details for the free rides

For MRT3, free rides will be from 5:00AM to 6:30AM and from 3:00PM to 4:30PM.

For LRT2, free rides will be from 4:30AM to 6:00AM and from 3:00PM to 4:30PM.

For PNR, free rides will be from 5:00AM to 6:00AM, and from 3:00PM to 4:00PM.

MRT3 LRT2 PNR
Morning Session 5:00AM to 6:30AM 4:30AM to 6:00AM 5:00AM to 6:00AM
Afternon Session 3:00PM to 4:30PM 3:00PM to 4:30PM 3:00PM to 4:00PM
Are you a student? Here's how to avail of the free rides!


While the preliminary roll out only requires presentation of IDs or registration proof, a commuter ID will be rolled out in the future, and you need to register and provide the following for DOTr:

1. Students Personal Details
2. Upload Current School Year's Registration Form & document showing LRN or Student Number
3. Upload Student ID with clear photo

Exemption of Terminal Fees to all ports under PPA

Students will also be free of Port Terminal Fess (PTF) starting July 16, 2019.

Exemption of Terminal Fees to all airports under CAAP

Students will also be free of CAAP airport Terminal Fes starting August 1, 2019.