Chinese Garden MRT Station

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 EW25 
Chinese Garden MRT Station
裕华园地铁站
சீனத் தோட்டம்
Stesen MRT Chinese Garden
Rapid transit
Chinesegarden-mrt.JPG
Platform of Chinese Garden MRT station.
Station statistics
Address 151 Boon Lay Way
Singapore 609959
Coordinates 1°20′33.76″N 103°43′56.88″E / 1.3427111°N 103.7324667°E / 1.3427111; 103.7324667
Line(s)
Connections Bus, Taxi
Structure type Elevated
Levels 2
Platforms Island
Tracks 2
Other information
Opened 5 November 1988
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Station code  EW25 
Operator SMRT Trains (SMRT Corporation)
Services
Preceding station   Mass Rapid Transit   Following station
towards Pasir Ris
East West Line
towards Joo Koon
Location
Chinese Garden MRT station before dawn.

Chinese Garden MRT Station (EW25) is an above-ground Mass Rapid Transit station on the East West Line in Jurong, Singapore. It serves residents in Yuhua and Hong Kah, as well people visiting the various tourist attractions in Jurong Lake, which includes the Chinese Gardens, where the station derived its name from.

Platform screen doors[edit]

As with most of the stations along the East West Line, it was built without platform screen doors to prevent commuters from falling onto the train tracks. After several successful test at Jurong East, Yishun and Pasir Ris and eventually, installation of the half-height platform screen doors started on 14 August 2010 and operations commenced on 1 October 2010.[1]

High volume, low speed (HVLS) fans[edit]

Station installed with Rite Hite Revolution High Volume, Low Speed (HVLS) fans and commenced operations on 16 November 2012.

Station vicinity[edit]

Station layout[edit]

L2 Platform A East West Line towards  EW1  Pasir Ris via  EW24  NS1  Jurong East (→)
Island platform, doors will open on the right
Platform B East West Line towards  EW29  Joo Koon via  EW26  Lakeside (←)
L1 EWL Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Station Control
Street Level

Transport connections[edit]

Rail[edit]

Destination First Train Last Train
Mon – Sat Sunday &
Public Holiday
Daily
East West Line
to EW1 Pasir Ris 5.40am 6.10am 11.42pm
to EW29 Joo Koon 5.17am 5.47am 12.27am

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wong, Siew Ying (January 26, 2008). "Above-ground MRT stations to have platform screen doors by 2012". Channel NewsAsia. Retrieved February 1, 2012. 

External links[edit]