Bukit Panjang LRT

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Bukit Panjang LRT
武吉班让轻轨
புக்கிட் பாஞ்சாங் லைட் ரெயில்
C801 112 x C801A.jpg
Statistics
Status Operational
Termini Choa Chu Kang
Ten Mile Junction (Former)
Stations 13
Services 2
Operator(s) SMRT
Rolling stock C801, C801A, C801B (Future)
Line length 7.7 km
Electrification Third rail

Bukit Panjang LRT (BPLRT) is the first Light Rail Transit (LRT) line. Traveling one loop takes about 30 minutes. The line is currently 7.7 km long with 13 stations and it is fully automated.

The line was formally 7.9 km long with 14 stations prior to the overhaul and upgrading works. As a result, Ten Mile Junction station was permanently closed.

History[edit]

Date Event
6 November 1999 Choa Chu Kang - Senja
Bukit Panjang - Ten Mile Junction
10 December 2010 - 30 December 2011 Bukit Panjang - Ten Mile Junction (Service C) suspended due to the redevelopment of Junction 10 (then Ten Mile Junction) Shopping Centre[1][2]
13 January 2019 Closure of Ten Mile Junction station
Service C withdrawn
1 December 2019 Operation convert to uni-direction (Service B) except during weekday peak hours
4 October 2020 All service suspended due to the upgrading of signaling system on the Bukit Panjang LRT[3]
11 October 2020
18 October 2020
25 October 2020

Stations[edit]

Alpha-Numeric
Code
Station Name Image Working names Notes
icon Bukit Panjang LRT
BP1NS4 Choa Chu Kang Choa Chu Kang-BPLRT.png Choa Chu Kang Terminus
Interchange with North–South Line
BP2 South View South View-BPLRT.png South View
BP3 Keat Hong Keat Hong-BPLRT.png Keat Hong
BP4 Teck Whye Teck Whye-BPLRT.png Teck Whye
BP5 Phoenix Phoenix-BPLRT.png Phoenix
BP6DT1 Bukit Panjang Bukit Panjang-BPLRT.png Bukit Panjang Interchange with Downtown Line
BP7 Petir Petir-BPLRT.png Petir
BP8 Pending Pending-BPLRT.png Pending
BP9 Bangkit Bangkit-BPLRT.png Bangkit
BP10 Fajar Fajar-BPLRT.png Fajar
BP11 Segar Segar-BPLRT.png Segar
BP12 Jelapang Jelapang-BPLRT.png Jelapang
BP13 Senja Senja-BPLRT.png Senja
Former
BP14 Ten Mile Junction Ten Mile Junction-BPLRT.png Ten Mile Junction Closed

Services[edit]

Service Route Notes
A Choa Chu KangSenjaPetirChoa Chu Kang Peak Hour Service
B Choa Chu KangPetirSenjaChoa Chu Kang
C Ten Mile JunctionSenjaPetirTen Mile Junction Former Service

Rolling stock[edit]

The rolling stock consists of Adtranz C801 and Bombardier INNOVIA C801A trains. These trains operate from Ten Mile Junction Depot near Bukit Panjang station.

References[edit]

  1. "Ten Mile Junction LRT to be closed for retrofitting works". Channel NewsAsia (6 December 2010). Archived on 7 December 2010.
  2. "SMRT to resume operations of Service C on Bukit Panjang LRT". Channel NewsAsia (28 December 2011). Archived on 8 January 2012.
  3. "Renewal works for Bukit Panjang LRT to be conducted on Sundays in October". SMRT (18 September 2020).
icon Light Rail Transit [ VTE ]
Overview HistoryStationsFare and TicketingFacilitiesSafetySecurity
Lines Bukit Panjang LRTSengkang LRTPunggol LRT
Rolling Stocks C801C801AC810C810A
FutureC801B
Depots SengkangTen Mile Junction
Railway Lines in Singapore [ VTE ]
Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) North–South LineEast–West LineNorth East LineCircle LineDowntown LineThomson–East Coast Line
FutureJurong Region LineCross Island Line
Light Rail Transit (LRT) Bukit Panjang LRTSengkang LRTPunggol LRT
Cross-border KTM Intercity
FutureJohor Bahru–Singapore Rapid Transit System
Others Changi Airport SkytrainSentosa Express
DefunctSentosa Monorail
icon Bukit Panjang LRT [ VTE ]
Stations Choa Chu KangSouth ViewKeat HongTeck WhyePhoenixBukit PanjangPetirPendingBangkitFajarSegarJelapangSenja
FormerTen Mile Junction
Rolling Stock C801C801AC801B
Depots Ten Mile Junction
Others Bukit Panjang LRT Bridging Service