Tampines Expressway

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Tampines Expressway
Tampines Expressway is labelled in single light blue line
Route information
Length: 14 km (9 mi)
History: First section completed in June 1989,
last section completed in August 1996
Major junctions
West end: Yio Chu Kang (CTE, SLE)
  CTE, SLE, PIE, KPE
East end: Tampines (PIE)
Location
Regions: Seletar, Sengkang, Punggol, Lorong Halus, Pasir Ris, Tampines
Highway system
Expressways of Singapore

The Tampines Expressway (Abbreviation: TPE; Chinese: 淡滨尼高速公路; pinyin: Dànbīnní Gāosù Gōnglù; Malay: Lebuhraya Tampines; Tamil: தெம்பினீஸ் விரைவுச்சாலை) is a highway in the north-eastern fringe of Singapore, joining the Pan Island Expressway (PIE) near Singapore Changi Airport in the east with the Central Expressway (CTE) and Seletar Expressway (SLE) in the north of the island.

The original part of this expressway started at the end of Tampines Road near Lorong Halus and continued eastward to join the PIE, and mainly served Tampines and Pasir Ris. This part of the expressway was completed in June 1989. Later extensions north-west were made to connect the TPE with the CTE and SLE so as to serve the newer residential areas of Sengkang and Punggol and provide a continuous expressway link between the northern and eastern parts of the island. The expressway was opened in August 1996 after the Lorong Halus junction was completed.

Tampines Expressway from Jalan Kayu Flyover.


List of exits[edit]

No. Eastbound exit to road (destinations) Interchange Type No. Westbound exit to road (destinations)
End of expressway (PIE (Singapore Changi Airport)) Upper Changi Flyover Cloverstack Start of expressway
1 Upper Changi Road North, Upper Changi Road East, Pan Island Expressway
2 Loyang Avenue and Tampines Avenue 7 Loyang Flyover SPUI 2 Loyang Avenue and Tampines Avenue 7
3C Pasir Ris Drive 8 and Tampines Avenue 12 Pasir Ris Flyover Cloverturbine 3A Tampines Avenue 12
3B Elias Road and Pasir Ris Drive 1
4 Elias Road Unnamed LILO 4 Tampines Link
5 Tampines Avenue 10 and Pasir Ris Drive 12 Api Api Flyover SPUI 5 Tampines Avenue 10 and Pasir Ris Drive 12
7 Kallang–Paya Lebar Expressway and Lorong Halus Tampines Flyover Trumpet 6 Kallang–Paya Lebar Expressway
9 Punggol Road Punggol Flyover Diamond 9 Punggol Road
10 Sengkang East Road and Punggol Way Punggol West Flyover Diamond 10 Sengkang East Road and Punggol Way
11 Seletar Link Unnamed Semi-directional T No exit
new exit to be constructed to link to Buangkok Drive extension and Yio Chu Kang Road
12 Piccadilly Circus, Jalan Kayu and Sengkang West Avenue Jalan Kayu Flyover Diamond 12 Piccadilly Circus, Jalan Kayu, Sengkang West Avenue and Sengkang West Road(U/C)
U/C Seletar Aerospace Park, Sengkang West Road and Jalan Kayu Seletar Aerospace Flyover SPUI U/C Sengkang West Road and Yio Chu Kang Road
Start of expressway Seletar Flyover Directional T 14 CTE (City) and Yio Chu Kang Road
End of expressway (SLE, BKE(Woodlands))

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