Bugis station

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TRAVEL ADVISORY
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North South Line: Train services between Orchard and City Hall stations will operate at a longer frequency till 7am due to track maintenance and upgrading works.
North South Line: Train service between City Hall and Raffles Place stations will start at 7am due to track maintenance and upgrading works. Affected commuters may board the East West Line instead.
North South Line: There is no train service between Woodlands and Yishun stations due to the construction of crossover track near Canberra station. Rail Bridging Service (Shuttle 10 & Express 17) are available. Certain bus service will be extended to coincide with the last shuttle bus timing.
North South Line: There is no train service between Woodlands and Yishun stations due to the construction of crossover track near Canberra station. Rail Bridging Service (Shuttle 10 & Express 17) are available. Certain bus service will be extended to coincide with the last shuttle bus timing.
East West Line: Train service between Tanah Merah and Bugis stations will end at 11pm due to track maintenance and upgrading works. Rail Bridging Service (Shuttle 6) are available during the early closure. Certain bus service will be extended to coincide with the last shuttle bus timing.
SBS Transit: Bus Service 253, 255, 257, 400 and 402 will have operate at a lower frequency during off-peak hours. Affected commuters may try the on-demand bus service during these time.
SMRT Buses: Bus Service NR7 will not be in operation. Affected commuters may try the on-demand bus service from 11.30pm to 2pm.
EW12DT14
Bugis
武吉士
பூகிஸ்
Bugis-EWL.png
Bugis-DTL.png
Statistics
Address 320 Victoria Street
191 Rochor Road
Singapore 188045/188476
Line(s) East West Line
Downtown Line
Connections Bus Taxi
Abbreviation BGS

Bugis (EW12/DT14) is an underground Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) station on the East West Line and the Downtown Line.

It is the third station to have travelators within the paid area as the distance between the East West Line and Downtown Line platforms is relatively long.

History

Date Event
4 November 1989 Station officially opens
22 December 2013 Station interchanges with Downtown Line

Casualty incident

On 18 July 2012, two Chinese workers died after a temporary scaffolding, about 4m high, used for the construction of the new Downtown Line station subway link roof slab gave way. The incident happened at about 6.50am. The eight other injured workers who were working on top of the structure, were sent to the nearby Raffles Hospital before rescuers arrived. They had minor injuries and five of them have since been discharged. Of the remaining three workers who were warded, one suffered from abdominal and chest injuries, while another suffered a back injury and the last had a finger injury. Seven of the injured are from Bangladesh while the eighth is from China.

The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) has ordered all construction work to stop, while the Building and Construction Authority (BCA) has revoked the construction permit for the site while investigations are underway. MOM said that based on preliminary information gathered, workers were pouring concrete, also known as the casting process, into the formwork when the structure supporting the formwork collapsed. The formwork, located between the new and old sections of the station, was part of the structure being built to form the underground linkway, which is about three to four metres deep. The area affected is localised, measuring about five metres by 10 metres and the entire station is about 7,500 square metres. The Land Transport Authority said the station structure is substantially complete and structurally sound, and that the incident posed no risk to surrounding developments and the public.[1][2][3]

Art in Transit

Ephemeral by Patrick Chua, attempts to make different experiences of commuters passing by the artwork in their daily journey.[4]

Layout

L1 Street Level Bugis Junction
B1 Service Level Restricted access
B2 EWL Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Passenger Service Centre, Transitlink Ticket Office
DTL Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Passenger Service Centre
B3 Platform A
EW12DT14
Bugis
EW4
Tanah Merah
EW1
Pasir Ris
CG2
Changi Airport
Platform A/B
Platform B
EW33
Tuas Link
EW12DT14
Bugis
B4 Transfer Linkway between East West Line Concourse & Downtown Line Platforms
B5 Platform A
DT14EW12
Bugis
DT1BP6
Bukit Panjang
Platform A/B
Plaftom B
DT35CG1
Expo
DT16CE1
Bayfront
DT14EW12
Bugis

Exits

Exit Disabled-Access Location/Nearby
A Victoria Street, Rochor Road
B Handicapped/disabled access Victoria Street, Raffles Hospital
C Handicapped/disabled access Bugis Junction, Bugis+
D Handicapped/disabled access Tan Quee Lan Street
E DUO
F Handicapped/disabled access

Transport Services

First/Last Train Timing

Destination First Train Last Train
Mon − Fri Sat Sun & P.H. Daily
East West Line
EW1 Pasir Ris 06:03 06:03 06:31 00:14
EW33 Tuas Link 05:54 05:54 06:20 23:49
Downtown Line
DT1 Bukit Panjang 06:03 06:03 06:32 00:20
DT35 Expo 05:57 05:57 06:17 00:03

Bus

Bus Stop Exit Bus Service
(01113) Bugis Stn A
2
32
33
51
61
130
133
145
NR7
(07551) Fu Lu Shou Cplx A
48
57
170
851
851e
960
960e
980
(01059) Bugis Stn B
2
12
33
130
133
960
960e
(01112) Opp Bugis Junction C
7
12
12e
63
80
175
197
851
851e
960
960e
980
NR7
(01119) Bugis Junction C
2
12
12e
33
130
133
960
960e
(01139) Parkview Sq D
7
32
51
61
63
80
145
175
197
851
851e
(01541) Bugis Stn Exit D D
48
57

References

  1. "Two dead, eight injured at MRT construction site". Channel NewsAsia. Retrieved 18 July 2012.
  2. "Two bodies recovered from MRT work site". Channel NewsAsia. Retrieved 18 July 2012.
  3. "MRT worksite accident: why scaffolding collapsed". Channel NewsAsia. Retrieved 18 July 2012.
  4. "Downtown Line 1: Art-In-Transit". Land Transport Authority. Retrieved 16 October 2013.
East West Line [ VTE ]
Stations Pasir RisTampinesSimeiTanah MerahBedokKembanganEunosPaya LebarAljuniedKallangLavenderBugisCity HallRaffles PlaceTanjong PagarOutram ParkTiong BahruRedhillQueenstownCommonwealthBuona VistaDoverClementiJurong EastChinese GardenLakesideBoon LayPioneerJoo KoonGul CircleTuas CrescentTuas West RoadTuas Link
Changi Airport Extension: Tanah MerahExpoChangi Airport
Rolling Stock C151C151AC151BC151CC651C751BCR151
Depots ChangiUlu PandanTuasEast Coast
Downtown Line [ VTE ]
Stations Bukit PanjangCashewHillviewBeauty WorldKing Albert ParkSixth AvenueTan Kah KeeBotanic GardensStevensNewtonLittle IndiaRochorBugisPromenadeBayfrontDowntownTelok AyerChinatownFort CanningBencoolenJalan BesarBendemeerGeylang BahruMattarMacPhersonUbiKaki BukitBedok NorthBedok ReservoirTampines WestTampinesTampines EastUpper ChangiExpo
Downtown Line 3 Extension: XilinSungei Bedok
Rolling Stock C951
Depots Gali BatuKim ChuanEast Coast