Newton station

From SgWiki
Jump to: navigation, search


!
TRAVEL ADVISORY
!
North South Line: Canberra MRT station will officially opens on 2 November 2019. Please refer here for more information.
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.
NS21DT11
Newton
纽顿
நியூட்டன்
Newton-NSL.png
Newton-DTL.png
Statistics
Address 49 Scotts Road
235 Bukit Timah Road
Singapore 228234/229901
Line(s) North South Line
Downtown Line
Connections Bus Taxi
Abbreviation NEW

Newton (NS21/DT11) is an underground Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) station on the North South Line and the Downtown Line.

It is the shallowest underground MRT Station (for the North South Line) on the network at about 12m underground.

There is be no paid link between the North South Line and the Downtown Line, meaning commuters would be required to tap out and then tap in again when transferring lines. However, there will not be any extra fare charged as long as the transfer is made within 15 minutes.[1]

History

Date Event
12 December 1987 Station officially opens
27 December 2015 Station interchanges with Downtown Line

Art in Transit

The Downtown Line section of the station feature the artwork "Newton" by MessyMsxi. The artwork draws inspiration from Singapore and Newton heritage, featuring the imagined landscape of Singapore in 2200. It envisions an alternative reality of how it may look as the country progresses, and to evolve and develop to newer heights.

Layout

L1 Street Level
B1 NSL Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Passenger Service Centre
Unpaid Link between North South Line Concourse and Downtown Line Concourse
B2 DTL Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Passenger Service Centre
Platform A
NS21DT11
Newton
NS9
Woodlands
NS1EW24
Jurong East
NS21DT11
Newton
NS13
Yishun
NS21DT11
Newton
NS16
Ang Mo Kio
Platform A/B
Platform B
NS28
Marina South Pier
NS21DT11
Newton
B3 Transfer Linkway between Downtown Line Concourse and Downtown Line Platforms
B4 Platform A
DT11NS21
Newton
DT1BP6
Bukit Panjang
Platform A/B
Platform B
DT35CG1
Expo
DT16CE1
Bayfront
DT11NS21
Newton

Exits

Exit Disabled-Access Location/Nearby
A Handicapped/disabled access Scotts Road, Goldbell Towers
B Handicapped/disabled access Scotts Road, Environment Building
C Handicapped/disabled access Bukit Timah Road, Alliance Française De Singapour, Dunearn Road

Transport Services

First/Last Train Timing

Destination First Train Last Train
Mon − Fri Sat Sun & P.H. Daily
North South Line
NS1 Jurong East 05:59 06:13 06:20 00:03
NS7 Kranji 00:20
NS28 Marina South Pier 05:46 05:46 06:11 23:45
NS27 Marina Bay 23:48
Downtown Line
DT1 Bukit Panjang 05:55 05:55 06:16 00:27
DT35 Expo 05:51 05:51 06:11 23:56

Bus

Bus Stop Exit Bus Service
(40181) Newton Stn Exit A A
5
54
124
128
143
162
162M
167
167e
171
700
700A
NR1
(40189) Newton Stn Exit B B
5
54
124
128
143
162
162M
167
167e
171
518
518A
700
700A
(40041) Newton Stn Exit C C
48
66
67
170
170A
171
700
700A
960
960e

References

  1. "Tapping out needed for line transfers at Newton, Bukit Panjang stations; no extra fares: LTA". Channel NewsAsia (1 Dec 2015). Retrieved 1 Dec 2015.
North South Line [ VTE ]
Stations Jurong EastBukit BatokBukit GombakChoa Chu KangYew TeeKranjiMarsilingWoodlandsAdmiraltySembawangCanberraYishunKhatibYio Chu KangAng Mo KioBishanBraddellToa PayohNovenaNewtonOrchardSomersetDhoby GhautCity HallRaffles PlaceMarina BayMarina South Pier
Rolling Stock C151C151AC151BC151CC651C751BCR151
Depots BishanUlu Pandan
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