Metro Manila's major road network
Simplified map of radial (solid and colored lines) and circumferential (dashed and gray lines) roads in Metro Manila
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Radial roadRx, Rxx
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This list of roads in Metro Manila summarizes the major thoroughfares and the numbering system currently being implemented in Metro Manila, Philippines.

Metro Manila's major road network comprises six circumferential roads and ten radial roads connecting the cities of Caloocan, Las Piñas, Makati, Malabon, Mandaluyong, Manila, Marikina, Muntinlupa, Navotas, Parañaque, Pasay, Pasig, Quezon City, San Juan, Taguig, and Valenzuela, and the municipality of Pateros.[1][2]

Route classification

This list only covers roads that are listed as National Primary, National Secondary, or National Tertiary Roads on the Department of Public Works and Highways's Infrastructure Atlas, as well as the previous Circumferential and Radial Road system prior to 2014. These road classifications are defined as follows:

Both Primary and Secondary roads may be named as Bypass Roads or Diversion Roads, which divert pass-through traffic away from city or municipality business centers with affirmative feasibility studies, or roads that would connect or fill the gap between adjoining National roads.[3]

Any roads not classified as National Primary, National Secondary, or National Tertiary may be classified as follows:

Numbered routes

Circumferential and radial roads

The flagpole in front of the Jose Rizal Memorial Monument in Rizal Park is the kilometer zero of all the roads in Luzon and the rest of the Philippines.

The first road numbering system in the Philippines was adapted in 1940 by the administration of President Manuel Quezon, and was very much similar to U.S. Highway numbering system. Portions of it are 70 roads labeled Highway 1 to Highway 60. Some parts of the numbering system are Admiral Dewey Boulevard (Highway 1), Calle Manila (Highway 50) and 19 de Junio (Highway 54).

In 1945, the Metropolitan Thoroughfare Plan was submitted by Quezon City planners Louis Croft and Antonio Kayanan which proposed the laying of 10 radial roads, which purposes in conveying traffic in and out of the city of Manila to the surrounding cities and provinces, and the completion of six Circumferential Roads, that will act as beltways of the city, forming altogether a web-like arterial road system.[4] The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is the government agency that deals with these projects.

The road numbering for radial roads are R-1 up to R-10. The radial roads never intersect one another and they do not intersect circumferential roads twice; hence they continue straight routes leading out from the city of Manila to the provinces. The numbering is arranged in a counter-clockwise pattern, wherein the southernmost is R-1 and the northernmost is R-10. Circumferential roads are numbered C-1 to C-6, the innermost beltway is C-1, while the outermost is C-6.

Radial roads

There are ten radial roads that serves the purpose of conveying traffic in and out of the city of Manila to the surrounding cities of the metropolis and to the provinces, numbered in a counter clockwise pattern.[5] All radial roads starts at Kilometer Zero, demarked by a marble marcos across the Rizal Monument in Rizal Park along Roxas Boulevard.[6][7]

Radial roads of Metro Manila
Name Image Route Major cities Component highways Length Ref.
Radial Road 1
Roxas Boulevard in Manila Manila–Cavite Expressway (CAVITEX) in Bacoor ManilaCavite 42.67 km (26.51 mi)
Radial Road 1 connects the City of Manila to the province of Cavite, officially starting at Bonifacio Drive after Anda Circle. The road skirts the coastline of Manila Bay entering Roxas Boulevard and later, after crossing NAIA Road, as the Manila–Cavite Expressway. The road will keep skirting the coastline until it ends in a junction with the Governor's Drive in Naic, Cavite, spanning 41.5 kilometers (25.8 mi) from Rizal Park to Cavite.
Radial Road 2
Taft Avenue in Manila Aguinaldo Highway in Dasmariñas Manila–Cavite
List (8)
56.51 km (35.11 mi)
The road lies parallel to Radial Road 1, connecting the City of Manila to Cavite and Batangas. The road starts from the Lagusnilad Underpass in front of the National Museum in Ermita. The road, as Taft Avenue, will follow a straight route, and after crossing EDSA in Pasay, becomes Elpidio Quirino Avenue. E. Quirino Avenue serves as the main road in the suburb of Parañaque, until it becomes Diego Cera Avenue upon entering Las Piñas. The road then becomes the Aguinaldo Highway after crossing the Alabang–Zapote Road. Aguinaldo Highway serves as the main thoroughfare in the Province of Cavite, ending in the Tagaytay Rotunda, and becoming the Tagaytay–Talisay Road, which ends in front of the Taal Lake. The Manila LRT Line 1 follows the route of R-2 from Padre Burgos Avenue to EDSA.
Radial Road 3
South Luzon Expressway in Muntinlupa STAR Tollway, Tanauan City, Batangas. Manila–Batangas 96.32 km (59.85 mi) [8]
The entire road is an expressway, except for its northern end starting from its junction with Sales Interchange. It is jointly operated by the Skyway Operation and Management Corporation (SomCo) and the Citra Metro Manila Tollways Corporation (CMMTC). Although the kilometer zero of the road is at Rizal Park, the road officially starts from the junction of South Luzon Expressway and Quirino Avenue. The road will follow a straight route starting from Paco, Manila, passing through the provinces of Laguna and Cavite, to Santo Tomas, Batangas, where it becomes the Southern Tagalog Arterial Road or the STAR Tollway. The STAR Tollway then connects Santo Tomas to the Batangas Port in Batangas City.
Radial Road 4
Kalayaan Avenue in Olympia, Makati Kalayaan Avenue in Makati, near Fort Bonifacio Manila–Muntinlupa
List (5)
  • Makati
  • Manila
  • Muntinlupa
  • Pasig
  • Taguig
  • Pedro Gil Street
  • Tejeron Street
  • Jose P. Rizal Avenue
  • San Guillermo Avenue
  • M. Almeda Street
  • Gen. Luna Street
  • Manuel L. Quezon Street
  • Montillano Street
26.2 km (16.3 mi) [9]
The road starts from the junction of Pedro Gil Street and Quirino Avenue in Paco, Manila, and it enters Makati after passing Tejeron Street before ending in an intersection with San Guillermo Avenue up to M. Almeda Street in Pasig. It will turn southwards reaching Pateros up to Alabang in Muntinlupa. The road currently spans 28.4 kilometers (17.6 mi).
Radial Road 5
Shaw Boulevard Ortigas Avenue Extension in Cainta Manila–Laguna
List (3)
97.9 km (60.8 mi) [10]
Radial Road 5 starts from Sta. Mesa as V. Mapa Street, and then continues as P. Sanchez Street until Sevilla Bridge in which it becomes Shaw Boulevard and it continues as Pasig Boulevard. R-5 continues as Ortigas Avenue after C-5 Road until Kaytikling Rotunda in which it continues as Taytay Diversion road and the road will eventually become the Manila East Road, the main transportation corridor of the Province of Rizal, and terminates in Pagsanjan, Laguna.
Radial Road 6
Magsaysay Boulevard Marikina–Infanta Highway in Marikina Manila–Quezon 121.6 km (75.6 mi) [11]
Radial Road 6 starts from the junction of Mendiola Street, Recto Avenue, and Legarda Street. The road will serve as an important thoroughfare in Santa Mesa, Manila, and enters Quezon City before crossing G. Araneta Avenue to become Aurora Boulevard. The boulevard then enters the city of San Juan and the districts of New Manila and Cubao in Quezon City and serves as the main thoroughfare in Araneta Center. The road becomes Marikina–Infanta Highway (Marcos Highway) after crossing Katipunan Avenue. The highway then passes through the cities of Marikina then in Pasig and transverses the province of Rizal. The road continues further and terminates in Infanta, Quezon. The LRT Line 2 follows the route of R-6 from Legarda Street in Sampaloc, Manila to Marcos Highway in between the boundaries of Santolan, Pasig and Calumpang, Marikina. The road spans 88.6 kilometers (55.1 mi) long.
Radial Road 7
España Boulevard Commonwealth Avenue Manila–Bulacan
List (4)
53.6 km (33.3 mi) [12][13]
Radial Road 7 starts from Sampaloc, Manila. The road follows a direct route towards Quezon City. After crossing the Quezon City Memorial Circle, it becomes Commonwealth Avenue, the widest road in the Philippines. The route then follows Regalado Highway in Fairview, Quezon City, and it ends in a junction with Quirino Highway in the Neopolitan Business Park in Lagro. The road drives north to Bulacan, until it ends with a junction with Fortunato Halili Avenue. The currently under construction North Luzon East Expressway or the R-7 Expressway is a continuation of this road.
Radial Road 8
Dimasalang Street North Luzon Expressway in Balintawak, Quezon City. Manila–La Union


210.0 km (130.5 mi) [14][15]
Radial Road 8 starts from Quezon Bridge in Quiapo, Manila. The road will follow a direct route northwards, becoming the North Luzon Expressway after crossing EDSA. The road becomes SCTEX via Clark Spur Road in Mabalacat, Pampanga and then TPLEX in Tarlac City until its terminus in Rosario, La Union. It also has a spur segment in Quirino Highway, branching from the NLEX-Novaliches Interchange to Commonwealth Avenue, both in Quezon City.
Radial Road 9
Rizal Avenue MacArthur Highway in Pampanga Manila–La Union
List (11)
  • Angeles
  • Caloocan
  • Mabalacat
  • Malabon
  • Malolos
  • Manila
  • Meycauayan
  • San Fernando
  • Tarlac City
  • Urdaneta
  • Valenzuela
228.0 km (141.7 mi) [16]
The Radial Road 9 consists of the northern portion of the Pan-Philippine Highway or AH-26.(R-2 takes the southern portion) The LRT Line 1 follows the route of R-9 from Manila to Monumento, Caloocan. R-9 starts as the Rizal Bridge from Padre Burgos Avenue. It follows a straight northward route parallel to R-8. The road becomes MacArthur Highway after crossing the Monumento Roundabout in Caloocan. The road officially ends in the road diversion in Rosario where it diverges into Kennon Road.
Radial Road 10
Mel Lopez Boulevard Manila–Navotas
List (2)
6.2 km (3.9 mi) [17][18]
The Radial Road 10 is currently a 6.2-kilometer-long (3.9 mi) highway from Anda Circle in Manila to C-4 Road in Navotas.

Circumferential roads

There are six circumferential roads around the City of Manila that acts as beltways for the city. The first two runs inside the Manila city proper, while the next three runs outside the City of Manila. Another circumferential road, the C-6, will run outside Metro Manila and is under construction.

Circumferential roads of Metro Manila
Name Image Route Major cities Component highways Length Ref.
Circumferential Road 1
C.M. Recto Avenue Padre Burgos Avenue Manila
List (1)
  • Manila
5.98 km (3.72 mi)
Circumferential Road 1 or C-1 is a route that runs inside the Manila city proper, passing through the city districts of Tondo, San Nicolas, Binondo, Santa Cruz, Quiapo, Sampaloc, San Miguel, and Ermita. It starts from the North Port as Recto Avenue and becomes Legarda Street after crossing R-6. It then becomes Nepomuceno and P. Casal Streets in Quiapo. The road then crosses the Pasig River as Ayala Boulevard, which ends in Taft Avenue and enters Rizal Park as Finance Drive, which merges into the southern part of Padre Burgos Avenue, which ends in a junction with Roxas Boulevard.
Circumferential Road 2
Lacson Avenue Quirino Avenue Manila
List (1)
  • Manila
10.18 km (6.33 mi) [19]
The C-2 Road starts from Tondo, Manila, passing through the Manila city districts of Santa Cruz, Sampaloc, Santa Mesa, Pandacan, Paco, and Malate. It starts from R-10 (Mel Lopez Boulevard) as Capulong Street, becomes Tayuman Street past Juan Luna Street, then continues on as Arsenio H. Lacson Avenue in Santa Cruz district and becomes Nagtahan Street past Nagtahan Interchange. It then crosses the Pasig River, then becomes President Quirino Avenue, which continues on until it reaches R-1 (Roxas Boulevard), passing through the Paco and Malate districts.
Circumferential Road 3
Gregorio Araneta Avenue Gil Puyat Avenue, Pasay Navotas–Pasay
List (6)
  • Caloocan
  • Makati
  • Navotas
  • Pasay
  • Quezon City
  • San Juan
14.93 km (9.28 mi) [20]
The C-3 Road is a route that lies outside the City of Manila. It starts from Mel Lopez Boulevard as the C-3 Road in Navotas, and becomes 5th Avenue after entering Caloocan. It becomes Sgt. Rivera Avenue after crossing A. Bonifacio Avenue, and becomes G. Araneta Avenue after crossing Sto. Domingo Avenue in Quezon City. The road ends shortly after entering San Juan at N. Domingo Street, only resuming at the junction of J.P. Rizal Avenue and South Avenue. South Avenue becomes Ayala Avenue Extension after crossing Metropolitan Avenue. The route turns into Gil Puyat Avenue until the road ends at Roxas Boulevard in Pasay.
Circumferential Road 4
C-4 Road in Navotas EDSA in Diliman area Navotas–Pasay
List (8)
  • Caloocan
  • Makati
  • Malabon
  • Mandaluyong
  • Navotas
  • Pasay
  • Quezon City
  • San Juan
27.35 km (16.99 mi) [21][22]
The C-4 Road starts from Navotas. It becomes Paterio Aquino Avenue, then becomes Gen. San Miguel Street and then Samson Road after entering Caloocan. After crossing the Monumento Roundabout, C-4 becomes EDSA, the most important thoroughfare in the metropolis. With 2.34 million vehicles and almost 314,354 cars passing through it and its segments everyday, the road is also the busiest highway and most congested in the metropolis. C-4 ends at the intersection of Roxas Boulevard in Pasay.
Circumferential Road 5
C-5 Road (as Katipunan Avenue) in Quezon City C-5 Road (as Carlos P. Garcia Avenue) near Bonifacio Global City, Taguig Valenzuela–Las Piñas
List (8)
  • Las Piñas
  • Makati
  • Parañaque
  • Pasay
  • Pasig
  • Quezon City
  • Taguig
  • Valenzuela
43.87 km (27.26 mi) [23][24][25]
Several arising controversies regarding an expressway MCTEP, properties of Sen. Manny Villar, and the constant squatter demolishing issues in Quezon City causes the C-5 Road, although complete, have less than half of the length, only 32.5 kilometers (20.2 mi), be functional. The road from the Karuhatan Exit of the North Luzon Expressway (NLEX) segment that crosses the NLEX mainline and becomes Mindanao Avenue. The road will then follow the route of Congressional Avenue and Luzon Avenue, crossing Commonwealth Avenue and becoming Tandang Sora Avenue, which becomes Katipunan Avenue after crossing Magsaysay Avenue in the University of the Philippines Diliman campus. The road will then follow the route of Col. Bonny Serrano Avenue and become Eulogio Rodriguez, Jr. Avenue until Pasig and Carlos P. Garcia Avenue upon entering Makati. The road ends in the East Service Road in Taguig, parallel to the South Luzon Expressway (SLEX). A continuation of the road, which is now accessible by using the partially opened C-5 Southlink Expressway across SLEX, starts from the West Service Road in Pasay to Coastal Road in Las Piñas.
Circumferential Road 6
C-6 Road in Taguig at night
C-6 Road in Pinagbuhatan, Pasig near its border with Taytay, Rizal
List (2)
  • Pasig
  • Taguig
  • Highway 2000
  • Laguna Lake Highway
  • General Santos Avenue
50.8 km (31.6 mi) [26]
Currently operational in San Jose del Monte, Bulacan, San Mateo, Rizal, and from Taytay, Rizal to Taguig. It is planned to be extended north up to Marilao, Bulacan and south up to Noveleta, Cavite. The Southeast Metro Manila Expressway, a superhighway currently under construction, would be considered part of C-6. It will act as a beltway of Metro Manila, so that buses and other transportation vehicles coming from the southern provinces going to the northern provinces would not need to pass through Metro Manila, thus lessening traffic in the metropolis.

Highway network

Further information: Philippine highway network

The radial and circumferential road numbers are being supplanted by a new highway number system, which the Department of Public Works and Highways have laid out in 2014. The new system classifies the national roads or highways as national primary roads, national secondary roads, and national tertiary roads. Primary national roads are numbered with one to two-digit numbers. Secondary national roads are assigned three-digit numbers, with the first digit being the number of the principal national road of the region. Secondary national roads around Manila mostly connect to N1 and are numbered with 100-series numbers.

Expressway network

Further information: Philippine expressway network

Expressways are assigned with numbers with an E prefix to avoid confusion with numbered national roads. Expressways are limited-access roads, with crossing traffic limited to overpasses, underpasses, and interchanges. Some existing expressways serving Metro Manila also form part of the latter's arterial road network (see the list above).

Expressway routes that runs through Metro Manila
Expressway route Image Route Component tollways Length Notes
 Expressway 1 Quezon City–Rosario (La Union) 226 km (140 mi) Part of R-8
 Expressway 2 Makati–Batangas City 123 km (76 mi) Part of R-3
Muntinlupa 14 km (8.7 mi) Spur of E2
 Expressway 3 Parañaque–Kawit 14 km (8.7 mi) Part of R-1
 Expressway 5 Quezon City–Navotas 21.7 km (13.5 mi) NLEX Mindanao Avenue Link and NLEX Karuhatan Link are part of C-5.
 Expressway 6 Parañaque–Taguig 11.6 km (7.2 mi) Serves Ninoy Aquino International Airport

Other major roads

Many other streets in the metropolis are considered major roads. Only Dr. Arcadio Santos Avenue (Sucat Road or N63) is designated a primary national road that is not part of the arterial road system. Roads with 3-number designations are secondary national roads.

This list only covers roads that are listed as National Primary, National Secondary, or National Tertiary Roads on the Department of Public Works and Highways's Infrastructure Atlas.[3]

Capital District

Roads in Manila (46)
Route Name ID[27] Type Traffic direction # of lanes Districts Notes
N151 Abad Santos Avenue S02287LZ
Secondary two-way 6–8 Tondo Road continues south as R. Regente Street
Adriatico Street S02776LZ Tertiary one-way, two-way 6 Ermita and Malate
Ayala Boulevard S02712LZ
Secondary two-way 4 Ermita
Blumentritt Road S02551LZ
Secondary two-way 2–4 Santa Cruz and Sampaloc
Bonifacio Drive S02723LZ
Secondary two-way 8 Port Area, Intramuros, and Ermita
Carlos Palanca Street S02251LZ Tertiary one-way, two-way 4 Quiapo and San Miguel
Del Pilar Street S02759LZ Tertiary one-way 2 Ermita and Malate
Dimasalang Street S02244LZ
Secondary two-way 4–6 Santa Cruz and Sampaloc
España Boulevard S02748LZ
Secondary two-way 8 Sampaloc
Escolta Street S02288LZ
Tertiary one-way 2 Binondo
Finance Road S02295LZ
Tertiary two-way 6 Ermita
Hidalgo Street S02276LZ
Tertiary two-way 4 Quiapo
Jose Laurel Street S02535LZ Tertiary two-way 4 San Miguel Road continues west as C. Palanca Street
Juan Luna Street S02235LZ
Tertiary one-way, two-way 4-6 Binondo and Tondo
N155 Kalaw Avenue S02931LZ

Secondary two-way 6 Ermita
Lacson Avenue S02270LZ
Secondary two-way 4–8 Santa Cruz and Sampaloc
Legarda Street S02258LZ
Secondary two-way 4–8 Quiapo and Sampaloc
Lerma Street S02246LZ
Secondary two-way 8 Sampaloc
Magsaysay Boulevard S02321LZ
Secondary two-way 8 Sampaloc and Santa Mesa
Maria Orosa Street S02793LZ
Tertiary one-way, two-way 2 Ermita and Malate
Mendiola Street S02230LZ
Tertiary two-way 4–6 San Miguel
Nicanor Reyes Street S02246LZ
Tertiary two-way 4 Sampaloc Formerly known as Morayta Street
Ocampo Street S02976LZ Tertiary one-way, two-way 2–4 Malate and San Andres Bukid Formerly known as Vito Cruz Street


Osmeña Highway S02925LZ
Secondary two-way 10 Paco, Malate, and San Andres Road starts at Quirino Avenue
Padre Burgos Avenue S02800LZ
Secondary two-way 8 Ermita Road continues west as Katigbak Parkway, ends at Jones Bridge
Padre Faura Street S02251LZ
Tertiary one-way 3 Ermita and Paco
Pascual Casal Street S02538LZ
Secondary two-way 4 San Miguel and Quiapo
N141 Paula Sanchez Street S02538LZ
Secondary two-way 2–4 Santa Mesa
R-4 Pedro Gil Street S02818LZ Tertiary one-way, two-way 2 Ermita, Malate, Paco, and Santa Ana
Quezon Boulevard S02553LZ
Secondary two-way 6–10 Ermita, Quiapo, and Sampaloc Road continues north as A. Mendoza Street, continues south as Padre Burgos Avenue
Quintin Paredes Road S02247LZ
Tertiary one-way 4 Binondo
Quirino Avenue S02729LZ
Secondary two-way 4–6 Malate, Paco and Pandacan Includes the extension as N156 running from Quirino Avenue to UN Avenue
Recto Avenue S02232LZ
Secondary two-way 4–6 Tondo, Binondo, Santa Cruz, and Sampaloc
Rizal Avenue S02407LZ
Secondary two-way 2–6 Santa Cruz and Tondo
N150 Ronquillo Street S02255LZ Secondary one-way 2 Santa Cruz
Roxas Boulevard S02725LZ
Primary two-way 8 Ermita and Malate Road continues north as Bonifacio Drive
San Andres Street S02252LZ
Tertiary one-way, two-way 4 Malate and San Andres Bukid
N181 San Marcelino Street S04545LZ
Tertiary one-way 4 Malate, Paco, and Ermita Road starts at Natividad Lopez Street and ends at San Andres Street
Taft Avenue S02953LZ
Secondary two-way 4–8 Ermita and Malate Road continues north as Padre Burgos Avenue
Tayuman Street S02319LZ
Secondary two-way 4 Tondo and Santa Cruz Road starts at Juan Luna Street and ends at Lacson Street
Tejeron Street S02428LZ
Tertiary two-way 4 Santa Ana


Tomas Claudio Street S02684LZ
Secondary one-way, two way 2–4 Paco, Pandacan, Santa Mesa Road starts from Quirino Avenue. Part of the Nagtahan Link Bridge
N156 United Nations Avenue S02963LZ Secondary two-way 4–6 Ermita and Paco Road starts at Roxas Boulevard and continues as Paz Mendoza Guazon Street
N141 Valenzuela Street S02559LZ
Secondary one-way 2–3 Santa Mesa Road starts at Magsaysay Boulevard and continues as P. Sanchez Street
Victorino Mapa Street S02562LZ
Secondary one-way, two-way 4–6 Santa Mesa Road starts at Magsaysay Boulevard and continues as P. Sanchez Street
Zobel Roxas Street S02985LZ
Tertiary one-way, two-way 2–4 Malate, San Andres Bukid, and Santa Ana Road starts at F. Muñoz Street and continues as R. Delpan Street

Eastern Manila District


Roads in Mandaluyong (16)
Route Name ID[27] Type Traffic direction # of lanes Barangays Notes
Acacia Lane S03951LZ Tertiary two-way 2–4 Hagdang Bato Libis and Addition Hills Also known as Welfareville Road. Road terminates at Shaw Boulevard in the north and loops around the Welfareville Compound in the south.
A. Bonifacio Road S03939LZ Tertiary two-way 2 Mabini-J. Rizal and Hagdang Bato Itaas
A. Luna Road S03939LZ Tertiary two-way 2 Hagdang Bato Itaas and Hagdang Bato Libis
Argonne Street S03960LZ Tertiary two-way 2 Bagong Silang Includes J. B. Vargas Street
Barangka Drive S03950LZ Tertiary one-way, two-way 2 Highway Hills, Mauway, Barangka Itaas, Barangka Ibaba, Hulo Road continues as Nueve de Pebero Street in the north. Leads to Estrella–Pantaleon Bridge in the south.
Boni Avenue S03940LZ
Tertiary two-way 2–8 Old Zañiga and Ilaya Road continues as Rev. Aglipay Street in the west and as Pioneer Street in the east.
EDSA S03946LZ Primary two-way 10–12 Wack-Wack Greenhills
F. Martinez Street[28] City Road two-way 4 Pleasant Hills, Addition Hills, Plainview
General Kalentong Street
Tertiary two-way 2–4 Old Zañiga and Daang Bakal Road continues as New Panaderos Extension and F. Roxas Street in the southwest and as F. Blumentritt Street in the northwest.
Luna Mencias Road S03957LZ Tertiary two-way 2 Addition Hills Road terminates at P. Guevarra Street in the north and terminates at Shaw Boulevard in the south.
New Panaderos Extension S03947LZ Tertiary two-way 4–6 Mabini-J. Rizal and Namayan Road continues northeast as General Kalentong Street
Nueve de Pebero Street S03950LZ Tertiary two-way 2–4 Hagdang Bato Libis and Mauway Also known as 9 de Febero Street and formerly known as Psychopathic Hospital Road. Road continues as Gomezville Street in the northwest and as Domingo Guevara Street in the east.
N184 Ortigas Avenue S04522LZ Primary two-way 6–8 Wack-Wack Greenhills
Pedro Guevara Street S03960LZ Tertiary one-way, two-way 2 Bagong Silang
Pioneer Street S03949LZ Tertiary two-way 4 Ilaya Road continues west as Boni Avenue and terminates at Shaw Boulevard in the northeast.
Shaw Boulevard S03954LZ
Secondary two-way 4–8 Daang Bakal, Addition Hills, Highway Hills, Wack-Wack Greenhills East Road continues as P. Sanchez Road in the west and continues as Pasig Boulevard in the east.



Julia Vargas Avenue
Roads in Pasig (17)
Route Name ID[27] Traffic direction # of lanes Barangays Notes
A. Luna Avenue San Nicolas and San Joaquin Road continues as A. Mabini Street.
ADB Avenue two-way 4–6 San Antonio and Ugong
Lopez-Jaena Street S03917LZ two-way 2–4 Caniogan and Kapasigan
Cipriano Raymundo Avenue two-way Santa Lucia and Kapasigan Road continues as Tramo Street
Dr. Sixto Antonio Avenue S03913LZ two-way Santa Lucia and San Nicolas
East Bank Road two-way Manggahan and Santa Lucia
Eulogio Amang Rodriguez Avenue S03984LZ two-way 4 Santolan and Santa Lucia
Eulogio Rodriguez Jr. Avenue S03903LZ
two-way 8–10 Ugong and Bagong Ilog Road continues south as Carlos P. Garcia Avenue
Julia Vargas Avenue one-way, two-way 4–6 San Antonio and Ugong Road starts from EDSA and ends at Eulogio Rodriguez Jr. Avenue
Lanuza Avenue two-way 4–6 Ugong
Meralco Avenue two-way 4–8 Ugong and San Antonio
Ortigas Avenue S03921LZ
two-way 6–8 Ugong, Santa Lucia, and Rosario Road continues east as Manila East Road
Pasig Boulevard S04525LZ
two-way 4 Bagong Ilog and Sagad Road is a continuation of Shaw Boulevard.
Pioneer Street S03949LZ two-way 4 Kapitolyo
San Miguel Avenue two-way 6 San Antonio
Shaw Boulevard S03954LZ
two-way 4–8 Road continues as Pasig Boulevard.
West Bank Road two-way Manggahan and Santa Lucia

Quezon City

San Juan

N. Domingo Street
F. Blumentritt Street
Pinaglabanan Street corner P. Guevarra Street
Roads in San Juan (11)
Route Name ID[27] Traffic direction # of lanes Barangays Notes
Aurora Boulevard S05608LZ
two-way 4 Ermitaño, Balong-Bato, Salapan
EDSA S03945LZ two-way 8–10 Greenhills
F. Blumentritt Street S03962LZ two-way 2–4 Rivera, San Perfecto, Pedro Cruz, Batis, Tibagan, Kabayanan Road continues as General Kalentong Street.
F. Manalo Street S03956LZ two-way 2 Onse, Santa Lucia, Maytunas, Kabayanan, Batis, San Perfecto
C-3 Gregorio Araneta Avenue S05618LZ
two-way 6–8 Progreso
Luna-Mencias Road S03957LZ one-way 2 Addition Hills
M. J. Paterno Street S03958LZ two-way 2 Pasadeña
Nicanor Domingo Street S03959LZ two-way 2–4 Progreso, San Perfecto, Rivera, Pedro Cruz, Balong-Bato, Corazon de Jesus, Ermitaño, Pasadeña Road continues west as Old Santa Mesa Road.
N184 Ortigas Avenue S04522LZ
two-way 4–8 Greenhills Road continues west as Granada Street.
Pedro Guevarra Street S03960LZ one-way, two-way 2 Maytunas, Addition Hills, Santa Lucia, Little Baguio, St. Joseph, Corazon De Jesus
Pinaglabanan Road S03961LZ
two-way 2–6 Pedro Cruz, Balong-Bato, Corazon de Jesus Road continues as Bonny Serrano Avenue.

Northern Manila District (Camanava)


10th Avenue
South Caloocan
North Caloocan




Southern Manila District

Las Piñas

Alabang–Zapote Road


Roads in Makati (13)
Route Name ID[27] Traffic direction # of lanes Barangays Notes
Amorsolo Street two-way 2–3 San Lorenzo, Dasmariñas (Makati CBD)
Arnaiz Avenue two-way 4 San Lorenzo, Bangkal, Pio del Pilar
C-3 Ayala Avenue two-way 8 San Lorenzo, Urdaneta, Bel-Air, San Antonio (Makati CBD)
Chino Roces Avenue two-way 4 Dasmariñas, La Paz, Olympia, Pio del Pilar, San Antonio, San Lorenzo, Tejeros
Estrella Street two-way 6 Bel-Air, Poblacion, Guadalupe Viejo
C-3 Gil Puyat Avenue two-way 6 Bel-Air, Palanan, Pio del Pilar, San Antonio, San Lorenzo, Urdaneta
R-4 Jose P. Rizal Avenue one-way, two-way 4 Comembo, East Rembo, West Rembo, Cembo, Guadalupe Nuevo, Guadalupe Viejo, Poblacion, Valenzuela, Olympia, Tejeros
Kalayaan Avenue one-way 3–6 Singkamas to Poblacion in Makati and Pinagkaisahan to East Rembo in Makati
McKinley Road two-way 4 Dasmariñas to Bonifacio Global City in Taguig
Makati Avenue two-way 4–6 San Lorenzo (Makati CBD) to Poblacion
Nicanor Garcia Street two-way 4 Bel-Air, Valenzuela, Poblacion
Paseo de Roxas two-way 4 San Lorenzo to Bel-Air (Makati CBD)
C-3 South Avenue one-way 4 Santa Cruz to Olympia


Manila South Road
Roads in Muntinlupa (5)
Route Name ID[27] Traffic direction # of lanes Barangays Notes
Commerce Avenue two-way 6
Daang Hari Road two-way 8
Filinvest Avenue two-way 6
Manila South Road (or Maharlika Highway) two-way 4
Muntinlupa–Cavite Expressway two-way 4


Dr. A. Santos Avenue


Andrews Avenue
Jose W. Diokno Boulevard



Lawton Avenue

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