C5 South Link Project

Project Description: 

The C5 Southlink Project (Segments 2 and 3) is a toll road project approximately 7.70 kilometers 6-lane divided (2x3) expressway, stretching from R-1 Expressway to SLEX/C5. 

Segment 2: R1 Interchange to Sucat Interchange


Segment 3: Sucat Interchange to SLEX5.80
     Segment 3A-1: Merville to C5/SLEX2.00
     Segment 3A-2: E. Rodriguez to Merville1.60
     Segment 3B: Sucat to E. Rodriguez2.20
Project Objectives: 

This project aims to:

  • decongest city traffic
  • connect major business districts in Makati/Taguig area to Cavite/Parañaque/Las Piñas
  • provide faster and efficient regional movement of people and goods
Project Benefits: 

At the end of construction, the project is expected to:

  • Reduce travel time from R-1 Expressway to SLEX/C5 from 40 minutes to 10 minutes
  • Provide seamless expressway connections between the R-1 Coastal Expressway and C-5 Road
  • Offer higher development impact
  • Generate at least 1000 jobs during construction phase and at the operation and maintenance phase.
Project Concessionaire: 
  • Cavitex Infrastructure Corporation (formerly UEM-MARA Phils)
Project Cost: 
  • Php 12.645 Billion (Based on Updated Project Information Memorandum submitted by Project Proponent)
Project Status: 
  • Ongoing ROW Acquisition by the DPWH
  • DED drawings for Segments 3A-1 and 2 approved by TRB 
  • Ongoing construction: 91.00% as of April 30, 2019 for Segment 3A-1 (Merville to C5/SLEX) section only
  • Ongoing 
Project Alignment: 
Project Timeline: 

 3rd Quarter of 2017 to 2nd Quarter of 2021