Telok Ayer MRT Station

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Telok Ayer MRT Station
தெலுக் ஆயெர்
Stesen MRT Telok Ayer
Rapid transit
Telok Ayer Downtown OpenHouse Dec7.jpg
Platform A of Telok Ayer MRT station.
Location 7 Cross Street
Singapore 048416
Coordinates 1°16′56″N 103°50′54″E / 1.282125°N 103.848472°E / 1.282125; 103.848472
Operated by SBS Transit DTL
Platforms Side
Tracks 2
Connections Bus, Taxi
Structure type Underground
Platform levels 2
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Station code  DT18 
Opened 22 December 2013
Preceding station   Mass Rapid Transit   Following station
towards Bugis
Downtown Line
Stage 1
towards Bukit Panjang
Downtown Line
Future service
towards Expo

Telok Ayer MRT Station (DT18) is the name for an underground Mass Rapid Transit train station on the Downtown Line Stage 1 in Singapore. It is a 10-minute walk from Raffles Place and is located under Cross Street at the junction with Telok Ayer Street.[1]

Art in Transit[edit]

The station features artwork located at walls, floors and columns of the station created by Lim Shing Ge titled, "Bulbous Abode". The artwork demonstrates a whimsical dreamscapes of large rocks depicting ancient monuments, reminiscing the background of Chinese immigrants of old.[2]

Station layout[edit]

L1 Street Level Exit/ Entrance
B1 Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Station Control
B2 Side platform, doors will open on the left
Platform B Downtown Line towards  DT19  NE4  Chinatown (→)
Downtown Line (under construction) towards  DT35  CG1  Expo via  DT19  NE4  Chinatown (→)
Platform A Downtown Line towards  DT14  EW12  Bugis via  DT17  Downtown (←)
Downtown Line (under construction) towards  DT1  BP6  Bukit Panjang via  DT17  Downtown (←)
Side platform, doors will open on the left


  • A : Cross Street (Bus Stop)
  • B : China Square Food Centre, Capital Square
  • C : PWC Building (main entrance)

Transport connections[edit]

Destination First Train Last Train
Mon – Sat Sunday &
Public Holiday
Downtown Line
to DT14 Bugis 6.16am 6.36am 12.01am
to DT19 Chinatown 6.08am 6.34am 11.52pm



  1. ^ "Cross Street Station". Land Transport Authority. Retrieved 2008-04-07. 
  2. ^ "Downtown Line 1: Art-In-Transit" (PDF). Land Transport Authority. Retrieved 16 October 2013. 

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