KLCC LRT station

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 KJ10 
KLCC
(Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre)
Rapid KL (brand)
Light Rapid Transit station
KLCC LRT platform doors.jpg
The underground station with platform screen doors installed.
Other names 城中城 (Chinese)
கேஎல்சிசி (Tamil)
Location Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur
Owned by Prasarana Malaysia
Operated by Rapid Rail
Line(s)  5  Kelana Jaya Line
Platforms 1 Island platform
Tracks 2
Construction
Structure type Underground
Platform levels 3
Parking Available at Suria KLCC
Disabled access Available
Other information
Station code  KJ10 
History
Opened 1 June 1999
Services
Preceding station   Rapid KL   Following station
toward Gombak
Kelana Jaya Line

KLCC LRT station is an underground rapid transit station in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, served by the Kelana Jaya Line.

It is located in the basement of Avenue K, a shopping mall along Jalan Ampang. A pedestrian subway links the station to Suria KLCC and the rest of the KLCC development which includes the Petronas Twin Towers, Maxis Tower and the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre. Located outside the station, along Jalan Ampang and Jalan P Ramlee, is the KLCC bus hub.

Located right in the middle of the city, and so close to many landmarks, this is one of the busiest stations on the LRT system. It is packed especially on weekends and school holidays.

The pedestrian walkway linking between the Petronas Twin Towers and Pavilion Kuala Lumpur shopping centre in Bukit Bintang was added in January 2012, thus linking this station with the  MR7  Raja Chulan Monorail station.

Station layout[edit]

G Street Level Taxi Stand, Bus Hub, Entrance to Suria KLCC, Landmarks
C Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Station Control, Shops, Avenue K (shopping centre)
P Platform 1  5  Kelana Jaya Line towards  KJ1  Gombak (→)
Island platform, Doors will open on the right
Platform 2  5  Kelana Jaya Line towards  KJ37  Putra Heights (←)

Around the station[edit]

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Coordinates: 3°09′33″N 101°42′50″E / 3.15917°N 101.71389°E / 3.15917; 101.71389