UP Jeepney Routes

Transportation within the campus is mostly provided by the different jeepneys that roam the campus. Today, there are six different jeepney routes known by every Isko and Iska. The routes are Ikot, Toki, Katipunan, SM North, Philcoa and MRT. Knowing what jeepney to jump on to when rushing to your next subject is quite important especially for the freshies.

The first jeepney route is the famous “Ikot” jeepney route of UP Diliman. The different jeepneys that roam the campus have different color schemes assigned on their roofs. “Ikot” jeepneys have plain yellow roofs. “Ikot” jeepney operations cease at around 9 pm. Their route is shown on the picture below. Please don’t panic if this jeepney route suddenly takes you out of the campus. It is meant to do that.

Ikot Jeepney Route
“Ikot” Jeepney Route (Photo Generated with Google Maps)

“IKOT” Jeepney Route (Fare: P6.50) : CHK – ISSI – Checkpoint – College of Fine Arts – Centennial Dorms – Krus na Ligas – NIGS/Engg Lib II/CS Lib – EEEI – MSI – AS-CAL – Sampaguita and Kamia Dorms – UPIS – PHAN – College of Education – Vinzon’s Hall – CBA – School of Economics – College of Law – Asian Center – International Center – Ilang-Ilang Dorm – UHS – SC – Area 2 – Kalayaan Dorm – Molave and Yakal Dorms – Bahay ng Alumni – Alumni Center – CSWCD – CHK

The “Toki” jeepney route is next in line. Don’t be mislead by the name of this route because it’s path doesn’t run exactly opposite than that of the “Ikot” jeepney route. “Toki” jeepneys have yellow roofs with red lining. Their operations cease at around 5 pm. The image below shows the “Toki” jeepney route.

Toki
“Toki” Jeepney Route (Photo Generated with Google Maps)

“TOKI” Jeepney Route (Fare: P6.50) : CHK – CSWCD – College of Music – CMC – Quezon Hall – Vargas Museum – CAL – FC – Freshie Walk – College of Engineering – Molave and Yakal Dorms – Kalayaan Dorm – Area 2 – SC – UHS – Ilang-Ilang Dorm – International Center – Asian Center – College of Law – College of Engineering – Freshie Walk – AS – PHAN – College of Education – UPIS – CHE – Institute of Biology/MBB – Institute of Chemistry – NIP – C.P. Garcia – Math – NIGS/Engg Lib II/CS Lib – EEEI – MSI – AS-CAL – OUR – Arki – Fine Arts – Checkpoint – ISSI – CHK

The next jeepney route is the one for “Katipunan”. This jeepney route leads you to UP Town Center, Miriam College, Ateneo de Manila University, and Katipunan’s food places. This jeepneys have plain red roofs. Jeepney operations cease at around 9 pm. Their route is shown on the pictuThe exit point of this route would sometimes change to the one located in between UPIS and Vinzon’s Hall. The jeepney route is shown on the image below.

“Katipunan” Jeepney Route (Photo Generated with Google Maps)

“Katipunan” Jeepney Route (Fare: P8.50) : GT Toyota – Asian Center – International Center – Ilang-Ilang Dorm – UHS – SC – Area 2 – Kalayaan Dorm – Molave and Yakal Dorms – College of Engineering – Film Center – University Theatre – College of Music – Quezon Hall – Vargas Museum – CAL – FC – AS – PHAN – College of Education – Vinzon’s Hall – CBA – School of Economics – College of Law – Asian Center – GT Toyota

The remaining three routes traverse the campus in the same manner but they lead to different places indicated by their sign boards. MRT jeepneys would lead you to the Quezon Avenue MRT Station. They have plain green roofs. SM North jeepneys will bring you to SM City North EDSA and Trinoma. They have green roofs with white lining. Philcoa jeepneys will bring you to Philcoa where many different public utility vehicles pass by to provide you with transportation to other places. They have green roofs with yellow lining. All of this jeepneys follow the same route when they go inside the campus. Their operations usually cease at around 11 pm. It is shown on the image below.

SM North/MRT/Philcoa Jeepney Routes (Photo Generated with Google Maps)

SM North/MRT/Philcoa Jeepney Route (Fare: SM North/MRT – P10.50 Philcoa – P6.50) : University Avenue – Checkpoint – Quezon Hall – Vargas Museum – CAL – FC – AS – PHAN – College of Education – Vinzon’s Hall – CBA – School of Economics – College of Law – Asian Center – International Center – Ilang-Ilang Dorm – UHS – SC – Area 2 – Kalayaan Dorm – Molave and Yakal Dorms – College of Engineering – Film Center – University Theatre – College of Music – Quezon Hall – Checkpoint – University Avenue

These routes will slowly ease up in your minds and one can soon easily tell what jeepney route you need in a specific time and manner. You can always ask for directions from some people but it is always better to be prepared yourself. These routes may change soon with the arrival of new buildings from the Engineering Complex.

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