Medan Tuanku Monorail station

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 MR9 
Medan Tuanku Monorail Station
Stsen Monorel Medan Tuanku
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மேடன் தோங்கு Rapid KL (brand)
Rapid KL (brand)
Monorail station
Medan Tuanku station (Kuala Lumpur Monorail) (exterior), Kuala Lumpur.jpg
The exterior of the Medan Tuanku station, as seen from the southeast.
Location Jalan Sultan Ismail, Medan Tuanku, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Coordinates 3°9′33″N 101°41′55″E / 3.15917°N 101.69861°E / 3.15917; 101.69861
Owned by Prasarana Malaysia
Line(s)  8  KL Monorail Line (2003 to present)
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Construction
Parking None
Other information
Station code  MR9 
History
Opened August 31, 2003
Services
Preceding station   Rapid KL   Following station
towards KL Sentral
KL Monorail
towards Titiwangsa

Medan Tuanku Monorail station is a Malaysian elevated monorail train station that serves as a part of the Kuala Lumpur Monorail (KL Monorail), located in Kuala Lumpur and opened alongside the rest of the train service on August 31, 2003. This station was formerly called Wawasan Monorail station.

The station is situated above Jalan Sultan Ismail, just south of Chow Kit and located east from an intersection with Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman; it marks the start and end of the Monorail line that runs parallel along Sultan Ismail Road, until the Bukit Bintang station, after which the line turns west to Jalan Imbi at the both road intersection.

The station is situated in and named after Medan Tuanku, a small district connected to Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman, Jalan Sultan Ismail and Jalan Dang Wangi via backroads.

Landmarks within the vicinity[edit]

  • The flagship Tune Hotels, owned by AirAsia, west from the station at the Jalan Sultan Ismail-Tuanku Abdul Rahman intersection.
  • Quill City Mall (also known as Vision City, Bandar Wawasan) is joined to the station by a bridge.
  • Asian Heritage Row, located off Jalan Sultan Ismail, is close to the station.
  • Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur, located along Jalan Sultan Ismail, is close to the station.

Interchange[edit]

The station is linked to the  SP5  Sultan Ismail LRT station, some 600 metres away, by a pedestrian bridge.