Stevens MRT Station

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 DT10 
Stevens
史蒂芬
ஸ்டீவன்ஸ்
Stevens
Rapid transit
DT10 Stevens Platform.JPG
The platform of Stevens MRT station.
Location 92 Stevens Road
Singapore 257877
Coordinates 1°19′12″N 103°49′34″E / 1.320069°N 103.825997°E / 1.320069; 103.825997
Operated by SBS Transit DTL
Line(s) (2021)
Platforms Stacked side (Downtown Line)
Island (Thomson-East Coast Line)
Tracks 4 (2 U/C)
Connections Bus, Taxi
Construction
Structure type Underground
Platform levels 6 (1 U/C)
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Station code  DT10  TE11 
History
Opened 27 December 2015 (Downtown Line)
2021 (Thomson-East Coast Line)
Services
Preceding station   Mass Rapid Transit   Following station
towards Bukit Panjang
Downtown Line
towards Chinatown
Thomson-East Coast Line
Future service
Location

Stevens MRT Station (DT10) is an underground Mass Rapid Transit station on the Downtown Line situated at the boundary of Tanglin and Novena planning areas, Singapore. The station is located along the Bukit Timah corridor, a largely residential area at the confluence of Bukit Timah Road, Stevens Road, Dunearn Road and Whitley Road. It is within walking distance to the Raffles Town Club, the Singapore Chinese Girls' School[1] and St. Joseph's Institution. It will be built to link up with a future transit infrastructure.

The Downtown Line station (DT10) was designed by AEP Consultants and Geoconsult Asia and was constructed by Sembawang Engineers & Constructors.

This station will be an interchange with the Thomson-East Coast Line in the future, with the code (DT10/TE11). This station will also be the first MRT station in Singapore to have a station concourse next to the platform.

Art in Transit[edit]

"PIN - 23040" by Om Mee Ai is an artwork that illustrates existing patterns in nature that constitute an historical dimension of the junction of Stevens and Bukit Timah. It is to evoke commuters the distinct historical and natural identity of the surrounding area.

10-minute grace period[edit]

As the paid areas for the northbound and southbound platforms are not connected at this station, commuters would be charged if they tapped out of the station platform if they entered the wrong platform. After public concerns, the Land Transport Authority announced on Dec 31 2015, on the fifth day of the free travel that there would be a 10-minute grace period for commuters to tap out and tap in again and not be charged if they entered the wrong platform starting from Jan 2 2016 when fares are charged. This is the only MRT Station in Singapore that commuters are not charged for entering and exiting at the same station gantries. [2]

Station layout[edit]

L1 Street Level Singapore Chinese Girls School, Raffles Town Club
B1 Service Level Restricted Access
B2 TEL Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Station Control, Transfer Linkway; Linkway to exit B and exits C&D
B3 Exit Linkway Linkway to exits C&D
DTL Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Station Control, Transfer Linkway
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Platform B Downtown Line MRT Singapore Destination 12.png towards  DT19  NE4  Chinatown via  DT11  NS21  Newton
TEL Mezzanine Transfer Linkway between Thomson-East Coast Line and Downtown Line Concourses
B4 DTL Transfer Hall Escalator between DTL Platform A and Platform B
DTL Mezzanine Escalator to linkway for exits C&D
Platform A Thomson-East Coast Line MRT Singapore Destination 14.png (future service) towards  TE22  Gardens by the Bay via  TE12  Napier
Island platform, under construction
Platform B Thomson-East Coast Line MRT Singapore Destination 13.png (future service) towards  TE1  Woodlands North via  TE10  Mount Pleasant
B5 DTL Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Station Control, Transfer Linkway
Platform Linkway Linkway to TEL platform
Side platform, doors will open on the left
Platform A Downtown Line MRT Singapore Destination 11.png towards  DT1  BP6  Bukit Panjang via  DT9  CC19  Botanic Gardens

Exits[edit]

Transport connections[edit]

Rail[edit]

Destination First Train Last Train
Mon – Sat Sunday &
Public Holiday
Daily
Downtown Line
to DT1 Bukit Panjang 5.58am 6.18am 12.29am
to DT19 Chinatown 5.48am 6.08am 11.53pm
Thomson-East Coast Line
to TE1 Woodlands North
to TE22 Gardens by the Bay

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