Tanah Merah station

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SMRT East West Line: Train service between Pasir Ris and Tanah Merah stations will end at 11pm. Shuttle bus service is available. Several bus services will be extended to coincide with the last bus timing. Please refer here for more information.
SBS Transit SMRT Buses: From Sunday, 22 December 2019, bus services 163, 167, 169, 855 & 980 will call an additional bus stop along Upper Thomson Road. Please refer here and/or here for more information.
SMRT Buses: From Sunday, 22 December 2019, bus service 904 will call an additional pair of bus stops along Woodlands Drive 62. Please refer here for more information.
Go-Ahead: From Sunday, 22 December 2019, bus service 68 will call an additional pair of bus stops along Tampines Avenue 6. Please refer here for more information.
Land Transport Authority SMRT Thomson–East Coast Line: Woodlands North to Woodlands South stations will official open on Friday, 31 January 2020. Please refer here for more information.
SMRT Buses: From Friday, 31 January 2020, bus service 856 will be amended to serve Woodlands North station. Please refer here for more information.
EW4
Tanah Merah
丹那美拉
தானா மேரா
Tanah Merah-EWL.png
Statistics
Address 920 New Upper Changi Road
Singapore 467356
Line(s) East West Line
Connections Bus Taxi
Abbreviation TNM

Tanah Merah (EW4) is an elevated Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) station on the East West Line.

The station is the only interchange station not to be part of two or more lines, due to it being an interchange between the main line and its extension. The station may used the code EW4CG instead to specify the separation of the extension with the main line.

Similar to other stations on the eastern section of the East West Line, the station's design consists of white-washed walls and a dome-shaped ceiling, with a glass roof running along the middle of the station.

History

Date Event
4 November 1989 Station officially opens
30 March 2011 Half-Height Platform Screen Doors operates
5 January 2013 High Volume, Low Speed Blade fans operates

Tanah Merah Modification Project

An artist impression of the station with the additional platform

The Tanah Merah Modification Project (TMMP) was announced by Land Transport Authority (LTA) on 25 August 2014 which consists of an additional track and platform to allow trains arriving and departing towards Changi Airprot at a shorter intervals. Construction enhancements commenced in 2016 and is expected to be completed by 2024.[1]

Layout

L2 Platform A
EW4
Tanah Merah
EW1
Pasir Ris
Platform A/C
Platform C/D
EW4
Tanah Merah
CG2
Changi Airport
Platform B/D
Platform B
EW33
Tuas Link
EW4
Tanah Merah
L1 Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Passenger Service Centre
Street Level
B1 Underpass

Exits

Exit Disabled-Access Location/Nearby
A Handicapped/disabled access New Upper Changi Road, APSN Katong School, Bedok View Secondary School
B Handicapped/disabled access New Upper Changi Road

Transport Services

First/Last Train Timing

Destination First Train Last Train
Mon − Fri Sat Sun & P.H. Daily
East West Line
EW1 Pasir Ris 05:16 05:16 05:42 00:31
EW33 Tuas Link 05:36 05:36 06:02 23:31
CG2 Changi Airport 05:20 05:20 05:47 23:50

Bus

Bus Stop Exit Bus Service
(85099) Tanah Merah Stn Exit A A
2
9
12
12e
14
24
31
35
35M
38
45
47
48
(85091) Tanah Merah Stn Exit B B
2
9
12
12e
14
24
31
35
35M
38
45
47
48
NR7

References

  1. "New Platform at Tanah Merah MRT Station for Faster Travel to Expo and Changi Airport". Land Transport Authority. Retrieved 25 August 2014.
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