Jelapang LRT Station

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 BP12 
Jelapang
泽拉邦
ஜெலப்பாங்
Jelapang
Light rail
Location 70 Bukit Panjang Ring Road
Singapore 679941
Coordinates 1°23′12″N 103°45′52″E / 1.386711°N 103.764414°E / 1.386711; 103.764414
Operated by SMRT Light Rail (SMRT Corporation)
Line(s)
Platforms Side
Tracks 2
Connections Bus, Taxi
Construction
Structure type Elevated
Platform levels 2
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Station code  BP12 
History
Opened 6 November 1999
Services
Preceding station   Light Rail Transit   Following station
towards Choa Chu Kang via Fajar
Bukit Panjang LRT
towards Choa Chu Kang

Jelapang LRT Station (BP12) is an LRT station on the Bukit Panjang LRT Line in Singapore.

Incidents[edit]

On January 15, 2000, Mr See Chau Lai, a hawker assistant, died after he was hit by a train near Jelapang Station of the same LRT line. A coroner's inquiry found that he walked along the tracks after having too much to drink.[1]

Etymology[edit]

The station is located near Jelapang Road. Jelapang means "granary" or "rice bowl" in Malay.

Vicinities[edit]

These are the following victinities nearest to this station.

  • Greenridge Shopping Centre
  • Zhenghua Secondary School

Station layout[edit]

P
Platforms
Side platform, doors will open on the left
Platform 2
Alternate Services
Bukit Panjang LRT: Service A towards  BP1  NS4  Choa Chu Kang via  BP12  Segar (→)
Bukit Panjang LRT: Service C towards  BP14  Ten Mile Junction via  BP12  Segar (→)
Platform 1 Bukit Panjang LRT: Service B towards  BP1  NS4  Choa Chu Kang via  BP13  Senja (←)
Side platform, doors will open on the left
L1 Street Level Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Shop, Bukit panjang Ring road

Transport connections[edit]

Rail[edit]

Platform First Train Last Train
Mon - Sat Sunday &
Public Holiday
Daily
Bukit Panjang LRT
Platform 1 5.14am 5.32am 1.05am
Platform 2 5.01am 5.20am 1.05am

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2000 Accident revealed". Retrieved 24 March 2017.