Asia, Philippines, Quezon City

Katipunan LRT Station is a station on the Manila LRT Purple Line (MRT-2). It is the only underground station in the entire LRT system. The station is located in Loyola Heights in Quezon City and is named because of its location on Katipunan Avenue, one of Quezon City's main thoroughfares. The avenue is in turn named after the Katipunan. Katipunan station serves as the tenth station for trains headed to Santolan and the second station for trains headed to Recto. This station is located beside Philippine School of Business Administration. Because of its location near Katipunan Avenue, the station's most famous landmarks are Ateneo de Manila University and Miriam College, both of which lie on Katipunan Avenue, but lie some distance from the station. But Commuters also get off at Katipunan station to go to the University of the Philippines Diliman, which is also some distance from the station.