MRT schedule for holidays released

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Dec 21 2011 03:16 PM | Updated as of Dec 21 2011 11:22 PM

MANILA, Philippines – The Light Rail Transit Authority (LRTA) on Wednesday released the schedule of Metro Rail Transit (MRT-3) operations during the holidays.

They are as follows:
 

DATE NORTH AVENUE Station TAFT AVENUE Station

First train
departure

Last train
departure
First train
departure
Last train
departure
December 24, Saturday 5:30 a.m. 8:30 p.m. 5:30 a.m. 9:00 p.m
December 25, Sunday 7:00 a.m. 10:00 p.m. 7:30 a.m. 10:30 p.m.
December 30, Friday 5:30 a.m. 10:00 p.m. 5:30 a.m. 10:30 p.m.
December 31, Saturday 5:30 a.m. 8:30 p.m. 5:30 a.m. 9:00 p.m
January 1, Sunday 7:00 a.m. 10:00 p.m. 7:30 a.m. 10:30 p.m.

The MRT-3 management said it will continue to implement its no inspection, no entry policy. Gift-wrapped items will also have to opened for inspection.

Passengers will also not be allowed to bring in deadly weapons, bulky and long objects, food and drinks, inflated balloons, and flammable materials inside MRT3 premises.

Persons who are under the influence of alcohol and drugs will also be barred from entering the stations.

The management also asked its passengers to remain vigilant to avoid any untoward incidents.