KL Gateway–Universiti LRT station

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KL Gateway–Universiti
LRT station
KL Gateway Universiti - Main board.JPG
Other names 大学(Chinese)
Location beside Federal Highway, nearby kampung kerinchi
Owned by Prasarana Malaysia and operated by Rapid Rail
Line(s)  5  Kelana Jaya Line (1998 to present)
Platforms 2 island platform
Tracks 2
Opened 1 September 1998
Preceding station   Rapid KL   Following station
toward Gombak
Kelana Jaya Line

Universiti (or KL Gateway–Universiti for sponsorship reasons) [1] is a light rail transit station in Kuala Lumpur served by Rapid KL's Kelana Jaya Line. This station serves the local population of University of Malaya and neighbouring Kampung Kerinchi, Pantai Dalam and Pantai Hill Park.

Station naming rights program[edit]

Formerly known as Universiti since its operation on 1 September 1998, the station was renamed to KL Gateway–Universiti after Suez Capital, a local property development was given naming rights by Prasarana Malaysia. KL Gateway is the major redevelopment of Kampung Kerinchi into premium residential, shopping mall & office tower. It is the first three stations under pilot program of Station Naming Rights since launched in October 2015.[2]

Station layout[edit]

L2 Platform 1 Kelana Jaya Line towards  KJ1  Gombak (→)
Island platform, Doors at Platform 1 will open on the right, doors at Platform 2 will open on the left
Platform 2 Kelana Jaya Line towards  KJ37  Putra Heights (→)
L1 Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Station Control, Shops
G Street Level Bus Terminal, Taxi Terminal, Shops



Coordinates: 3°06′52″N 101°39′42″E / 3.11444°N 101.66167°E / 3.11444; 101.66167