Khatib MRT Station

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For the definition of the Arabic word, see Khatib.
Khatib MRT Station
Stesen MRT Khatib
Rapid transit
Exterior view of Khatib MRT station.
Station statistics
Address 201 Yishun Avenue 2
Singapore 769092
Coordinates 1°25′01.80″N 103°49′58.44″E / 1.4171667°N 103.8329000°E / 1.4171667; 103.8329000
Connections Bus, Taxi
Structure type Elevated
Levels 2
Platforms Island
Tracks 2
Bicycle facilities 1
Other information
Opened 20 December 1988
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Station code  NS14 
Operator SMRT Trains (SMRT Corporation)
Preceding station   Mass Rapid Transit   Following station
towards Jurong East
North South Line
towards Marina Bay

Khatib MRT Station (NS14) is an above-ground Mass Rapid Transit station on the North South Line in Singapore. It is the southernmost of 2 stations serving Yishun New Town. The station is located at the junction of Yishun Ring Road and Yishun Avenue 2. The most distinctive feature of this station is a pair of tomato replicas located within the paid area of the Concourse Level beneath the escalators. The section of track between this station and Yio Chu Kang is the longest between any two SMRT stations in Singapore. The travel time from Khatib to Yio Chu Kang is about 5 minutes.

Platform screen doors[edit]

After several successful tests at Jurong East, Yishun and Pasir Ris, installation of the half-height screen doors started and operations commenced on 30 September 2011.[1]

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

The 13th station installed with MJ Air Tech High Volume, Low Speed (HVLS) Pro-Jet fans and began operations since 28 August 2012.

Station layout[edit]

L2 Platform A North South Line towards  NS1  EW24  Jurong East via  NS13  Yishun (→)
Island platform, doors will open on the right
Platform B North South Line towards  NS27  CE2  Marina Bay via  NS15  Yio Chu Kang (←)
L1 Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Station Control
Street Level

Transport connections[edit]


Destination First Train Last Train
Mon – Fri Sat Sunday &
Public Holiday
North South Line
to NS13 Yishun 5.16am 5.16am
to NS1 Jurong East 5.25am 5.24am 5.48am 12.23am
to NS27 Marina Bay 5.26am 5.26am 5.59am 11.28pm
to NS19 Toa Payoh 12.03am
to NS7 Kranji 12.39am
to NS16 Ang Mo Kio 12.53am


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

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