Bayfront MRT Station

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 CE1  DT16 
Bayfront MRT Station
海湾舫地铁站
பே ப்ரண்ட்
Stesen MRT Bayfront
Rapid transit
Bft interior.JPG
Escalators of Bayfront station
Station statistics
Address 11 Bayfront Avenue
Singapore 018957
Coordinates 1°16′56″N 103°51′34″E / 1.282347°N 103.859317°E / 1.282347; 103.859317
Line(s)
Connections Bus, Taxi
Structure type Underground
Levels 4
Platforms Stacked Island
Tracks 4
Other information
Opened 14 January 2012 (Circle Line)
22 December 2013 (Downtown Line)
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Station code  CE1  DT16 
Operator SMRT Trains (SMRT Corporation) (Circle Line)
SBS Transit DTL (Downtown Line)
Services
Preceding station   Mass Rapid Transit   Following station
towards Stadium
Circle Line
Stadium Shuttle
Terminus
towards Bukit Panjang
Downtown Line
Stage 1
towards Expo
Location
Platform at Bayfront MRT station.

Bayfront MRT Station (CE1/DT16) is an underground Mass Rapid Transit station located in the Marina Bay area. The station connects the Circle Line and Downtown Line via a cross platform interchange. Due to the two lines being run by different operators, it's the only jointly managed station in Singapore.[1] Serving mainly the Marina Bay Sands hotel and casino, an underground walkway also provides visitors with convenient passage to Gardens by the Bay.

Art in Transit[edit]

Titled as "When the Ships Comes In" by Lee Wen is a mural, composed of a collage, located on the underground linkway of the station. The collage of images of ships, drawn by young Singaporeans, brings a remembrance of the past of Port of Singapore and Singapore's future hopes.[2]

Station layout[edit]

L1 Street Level Marina Bay Sands
B1 Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Station Control, Transitlink Counter, Shops
B2 Platform A Downtown Line towards  DT19  NE4  Chinatown via  DT17  Downtown (←)
Downtown Line (under construction) towards  CG1  DT35  Expo via  DT17  Downtown (←)
Island platform, doors will open on the left, right
Platform B Circle Line towards  CE2  NS27  Marina Bay (←)
B3 Platform C Downtown Line towards  DT14  EW12  Bugis via  CC4  DT15  Promenade (→)
Downtown Line (under construction) towards  DT1  BP6  Bukit Panjang via  CC4  DT15  Promenade (→)
Island platform, doors will open on the left, right
Platform D Circle Line towards  CC6  Stadium via  CC4  DT15  Promenade (→)
Downtown Line platforms

Transport connections[edit]

Rail[edit]

Destination First Train Last Train
Mon – Sat Sunday &
Public Holiday
Daily
Circle Line
to CC6 Stadium 6.02am 6.26am 11.57pm
to CE2 Marina Bay 6.17am 6.37am 11.51pm
Downtown Line
to DT14 Bugis 6.19am 6.39am 12.04am
to DT19 Chinatown 6.05am 6.31am 11.49pm

Notable landmarks[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Land Transport Masterplan: Downtown Line Stage 1 to open on Dec 22". The Straits Times. Retrieved 7 October 2013. 
  2. ^ "Downtown Line 1: Art-In-Transit". Land Transport Authority. Retrieved 16 October 2013. 

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