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SBS Transit SMRT Buses
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      160
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      170
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SMRT Buses
  • Due to Downtown Line (Stage 2) Bus Rationalisation (2020), from Sunday, 16 August 2020;
    • Bus service
      171
      will be shorten to loop at Bukit Panjang MRT/LRT. Affected commuters may take the Downtown Line instead.
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      700
      and
      700A
      will be withdrawn. Affected commuters may take the Downtown Line instead.
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      972
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      105
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      132
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      190
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SMRT Thomson–East Coast Line
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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, and serves as an interchange station between the two lines.

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 North South Line
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Platform A/B
Platform B North South Line
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B3 Transfer Linkway between Downtown Line Concourse and Downtown Line Platforms
B4 Platform A Downtown Line
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Platform A/B
Platform B Downtown Line
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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

Rail

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Bus

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

References

Template:Singapore MRT stations

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 PanjangCashewHillviewHumeBeauty 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