Taman Mutiara MRT station

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 SBK25 
Taman Mutiara
Mass Rapid Transit station
SBK Line Taman Mutiara Overall View 3.jpg
Exterior view of the station as viewed from Jalan Cheras.
Other names 珍珠花园 (Chinese)
தாமான் முத்து (Tamil)
Location Taman Mutiara, Cheras,
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Owned by MRT Corp
Line(s)  9  Sungai Buloh-Kajang Line
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Connections RapidKL Bus, link bridge to vicnicity and Cheras Leisure Mall.
Construction
Structure type Elevated
Parking Available. 10 parking bays on each side near the overhead bridges.
Bicycle facilities Not available
Other information
Station code  SBK25 
History
Opened 17 July 2017
Services
Rapid KL
towards Sungai Buloh
Sungai Buloh-Kajang Line
Phase 2
towards Kajang

Taman Mutiara MRT station is an elevated rapid transit station in Cheras in south-eastern Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, serving the neighbouring residential areas of Taman Mutiara Barat, Taman Mutiara Timur, Taman Segar and Taman Taynton View.

The station is on the MRT Sungai Buloh-Kajang Line and was opened on 17 July 2017, along with 19 stations under Phase 2 operations of the line.[1]

Station Features[edit]

Location[edit]

The elevated station is above Jalan Cheras between neighbourhoods of Taman Mutiara Barat to the west of the station, and Taman Segar to the east, in Cheras, Kuala Lumpur.

The station adopts the standard design for elevated stations of the MRT Sungai Buloh-Kajang Line with the two side platform levels above a concourse level.

Station layout[edit]

L2 Platform Level
Side platform
Platform 1 Sungai Buloh–Kajang Line  9  towards Kajang  SBK35  (→)
Platform 2 Sungai Buloh–Kajang Line  9  towards Sungai Buloh  SBK1  (←)
Side platform
L1 Concourse Faregates; Ticketing Machines; Customer Service Office; Station Control; Shops; Link bridge to Cheras Leisure Mall; Link bridge to Taman Segar-Taman Mutiara Barat pedestrian bridge; Link bridge to EkoCheras (future)
G Ground Level Entrance A, Entrance B, Feeder bus stops, taxi, car lay-by

Exits and entrances[edit]

The station has two entrances - Entrance A on the Taman Mutiara side of the station, and Entrance B on the Taman Segar side of the station.

Besides escalators, stairs and lifts to the ground level, various pedestrian link bridges also connect both entrances with existing and future properties adjacent to the station. This includes a link bridge from Entrance B to the Cheras Leisure Mall which was opened on 26 January 2018[2] and another from Entrance A to the EkoCheras development.

Other link bridges connect the station with a multi-storey car park and the commercial area in Taman Segar and an existing pedestrian bridge over Jalan Cheras.

Sungai Buloh–Kajang Line station
Entrance Location Destination Picture
A East side of Jalan Mutiara Raya Taman Mutiara Barat SBK Line Taman Mutiara Entrance A 1.jpg
B West side of Jalan Mutiara Timur; Pedestrian link to Cheras Leisure Mall Taman Mutiara Timur, Taman Segar, Cheras Leisure Mall, DBKL Multi-Storey Carpark, Cheras Plaza SBK Line Taman Mutiara Entrance B 2.jpg

MRT Feeder Bus Services[edit]

With the opening of the MRT Sungai Buloh-Kajang Line, MRT feeder bus (T408 and T409) has begun operating linking the station with several housing areas in and near Taman Mutiara and Taman Segar.

Route No. Origin Destination Via
T408  SBK25  Taman Mutiara MRT station Taman Awana Cheras Jalan Cheras
Jalan Cheras Hartamas
Jalan Bukit Segar Jaya
Jalan Segar Perdana
Persiaran Awana
T409  SBK25  Taman Mutiara MRT station Ketumbar Hill Jalan Cheras
Persiaran Lemak
Jalan Jintan
Jalan Kaskas
Jalan Lobak
Jalan Ketumbar
Jalan 2/95B
Jalan 6/95B
Jalan Kuari
450  SBK25  Taman Mutiara MRT station
(continued from Mydin Sinar Kota - near  SP7  KJ13  Masjid Jamek)
Terminal Kajang, Jalan Reko Taman Taynton View
 SBK26  MRT Connaught
Grand Saga Expressway E7
Cheras 9 Miles
Cheras 10 Miles
 SBK35  KB06  Kajang MRT/KTM
401  SBK25  Taman Mutiara MRT station
(continued from Mydin Sinar Kota - near  SP7  KJ13  Masjid Jamek)
 KB05  KTM Komuter Serdang Taman Taynton View
 SBK26  MRT Connaught
Grand Saga Expressway E7
Cheras 9 Miles
Taman Kota Cheras
Taman Tun Perak
Cheras Perdana
Bandar Tun Hussein Onn
Kajang SILK Expressway E18
Balakong
The Mines
Seri Kembangan

History[edit]

During construction, the station was provisionally named Leisure Mall, after the Leisure Mall shopping centre located just across Jalan Cheras from the station's site.

Nearby[edit]

  • UCSI University
  • Cheras Plaza (Neway Karaoke & Tai Thong Restaurant)
  • Cheras Leisure Mall
  • EkoCheras Mall (opening in 2018)

Gallery[edit]

Station[edit]

Entrances and access[edit]

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Najib launches Phase 2 of Sungai Buloh-Kajang MRT line". Thestar.com.my. 2017-07-17. Retrieved 2018-02-02. 
  2. ^ "Cheras LeisureMall opens new MRT linkbridge, targets 94% occupancy rate". The Edge. 2018-01-26. Retrieved 2018-02-02. 

Coordinates: 3°12′23″N 101°34′49″E / 3.20639°N 101.58028°E / 3.20639; 101.58028