CALAX Silang-Aguinaldo Interchange: Ultimate Guide

Expressways are a fundamental part of transportation systems in any country. In the Philippines, expressways are of great importance as many rely on it as a mode of transportation, especially during holiday season.

With more people owning private vehicles as each year passes, the demand for more expressways become larger as traffic congestion also continues to increase. Last November 8, another expressway has announced the opening of its latest interchange – the Silang Aguinaldo Interchange of the Cavite Laguna Expressway.

MPCALA Holdings Inc. (MHI)

MHI is the concessionaire for the Cavite Laguna Expressway. It is a subsidiary of the Metro Pacific Investments Corporation (MPIC) and is under the Metro Pacific Toll Corporation (MPTC) – its toll road development arm.

Other than the CALAX, MPTC also operates other famous and big expressway projects in the Philippines, such as the Subic-Clark-Tarlac Expressway (SCTEX), the Cebu-Cordova Link Expressway (CCLEX), the North Luzon Expressway (NLEX), as well as the NLEX Connector Road.

Cavite Laguna Expressway (CALAX)

The Cavite Laguna Expressway, or more popularly known as CALAX, 44.58 km long expressway which connects the Manila-Cavite Expressway, CAVITEX, in Kawit, Cavite to another expressway – the South Luzon Expressway, at its entry point in Biñan, Laguna.

By the project’s completion, CALAX is expected to reduce travel time between CAVITEX (in Kawit, Cavite) to SLEX (Mamplasan Interchange in Biñan, Laguna) from 2 hours to only 35 minutes – a whopping 70% reduction.

The expressway starts at the CAVITEX connection and ends at the SLEX-Malampasan Interchange in Binan, Laguna. It has 8 subsections, 5 of which are completed and already in operation. The interchanges which are already in operation include the Technopark, Laguna Boulevard, Santa Rosa-Tagaytay Road, Silang East -and now the Silang (Aguinaldo).

CALAX Silang-Aguinaldo Interchange

CALAX currently has a planned total of eight interchanges and 1 toll barrier:

  • CAVITEX Connection / Kawit Interchange
  • Open Canal Interchange
  • Governor’s Drive Interchange
  • Silang (Aguinaldo) Interchange
  • Silang East Interchange
  • Sta. Rosa-Tagaytay Interchange
  • Laguna Boulevard Interchange
  • Laguna Technopark Interchange
  • Mamplasan Toll Barrier

The Silang-Aguinaldo Interchange

The CALAX Silang interchange on Aguinaldo Highway is the newest completed subsection on the expressway. It is subsection is 3.9 km long and has a 2×2 lane which starts from the Silang East Interchange.

This CALAX expansion has already served more than 10,000 additional motorists, as it is situated on the busiest and most congested highway in Cavite. This newly opened interchange has thrilled many motorists as it has made travelling to and from Silang, Cavite and Tagaytay City much faster.

With the current holiday season, motorists are eager to try out the new interchange. Furthermore, toll fees at the newly opened interchange are currently waived until further notice. Motorists are only charged up to the Silang East Interchange – the second latest addition of the expressway before the Silang Aguinaldo Interchange.

After Silang East, Silang Aguinaldo – Governor’s Drive is the next interchange planned to be opened and is currently still under construction. The subsection between Silang Aguinaldo- Governor’s Drive is expected to be 8.64 km long. – the second-longest planned subsection of the expressway.

Cavite Laguna Expressway

Notable Locations near the Silang Aguinaldo Interchange

With the interchange connected to the busiest highway in Cavite, there are many key destinations near that will definitely help a lot of motorists with their travel:

Vista Mall, Silang

Vista Mall, Silang is the only large format shopping center in town which is located only 5 minutes away from the town center. With its sleek structure and modern design, this mall has captured the attention of people both from the area and outside.

It also includes All Home, Silang – a one-stop shop for all your home improvement and renovation needs. From DIY crafts to professional equipment, All Home, Silang has got you covered. Offering a wide variety of goods like Hardware, Tiles, Sanitary Wares, Linens, Decors, and even Gadgets – you have the best chances of finding the stuff you need at All Home, Silang.

Vista Mall, Silang is located on the Emilio Aguinaldo Highway, only 1.3 km away from the CALAX Silang Aguinaldo Interchange which is approximately only a 3-minute drive away.

Riviera Golf Club, Inc

The Riviera Golf Club, Inc is considered as one of Asia’s finest golfing clubs. They provide uniquely designed golf courses and ensure premium yet friendly services to create an atmosphere and unique experience distinct to their brand.

Standing 1,000 feet above sea level, the Riviera Golf Club, Inc goal of being a golf mecca in the country. It offers a breathtaking view of the landscapes in Silang, Cavite. It is also dedicated to giving comfort and elegance to its members alongside its skillful and well planned out golf courses.

The Riviera Golf Club, Inc is also located further on the Emilio Aguinaldo Highway, only 5.4 km away from the CALAX Silang Aguinaldo Interchange which is approximately only a 10-minute drive away.

Malinaw Falls

The Malinaw Falls may be one of the lesser-known waterfalls tourist destinations in the country, but it is no exception to the beauty of our bodies of water in the country. It has been a tourist attraction that remains visited especially by people near the area who are looking for a quick breath taker.

The Malinaw Falls is located in Langkaan, Dasmariñas, Cavite, but is only 3.4 km away from the CALAX Silang Aguinaldo Interchange. It is approximately a 13-minute drive away.

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Travelling in the Philippines

Many Filipinos love to travel; however, traffic congestion can be considered our number one enemy. While travelling can be an enjoyable activity, the traffic can demotivate a notable lot of people. This is the importance of having proper transportation in our country – both for public and private use.

However, there are times when travelling simply is not an option, especially if the location is far away. During times like this, it helps to have a home which is located near convenient facilities and establishments. But sometimes, you won’t even have any time to go outside at all.

Your home is the place you’ll be spending most of your time in, and your default location to stay at when you have nowhere else to go. This is why it’s important to have a home where you can truly enjoy yourself in. If you’re looking for a new home that checks all these boxes, we’ve got the perfect recommendation for you.

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