Dover station

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  • From 30 June 2024 to 21 July 2024, train services on the North East Line will start later at 8am on Sundays. This is to facilitate the integrated testing of systems for the opening of the new Punggol Coast Station. Please refer here for more information.

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  • From Sunday, 14 July 2024, Service
    410G
    will be amended to ply Bishan St 23, calling at new bus stop in front of Blk 228 (53439). In addition, it will also start earlier at 5:25am on weekdays and 5:40am on weekends and public holidays from the bus stop at Blk 454 Sin Ming Ave (53369). Please refer here for more information.

Tower Transit
  • From Sunday, 21 July 2024, Services
    870
    &
    992
    will be amended to serve the new Tengah Bus Interchange while Service
    871
    will be introduced starting from Tengah Bus Interchange looping at Beauty World. In addition Services
    870A
    &
    992A
    will be discontinued on that day. Please refer to posters [1], [2] & [3] for more information.

EW22
Dover
杜弗
டோவெர்
Dover-EWL.png
*Graphic From SGTrains/Wikipedia/LTA
Statistics
Address 200 Commonwealth Avenue West
Singapore 138677
Line(s) East–West Line
Structure Elevated
Connections Bus Taxi
Abbreviation DVR

Dover (EW22) is a Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) station on the East–West Line.

History[edit]

Date Event
18 October 2001 Station officially opened
10 December 2017 Station closed due to the upgrading of signaling system on the East–West Line[1]
17 December 2017

Construction controversy[edit]

Adjacent to the Singapore Polytechnic on one side, and undeveloped land on the other, the building of the station was met with reservations by some members of the public over the small area it serviced when construction began in June 1998. There were criticisms over the spending of "taxpayers' money" chiefly for use only by students of one educational institution.[2] The Land Transport Authority proceeded with the construction anyway, to serve commuters along Singapore Polytechnic with Dover housing estate.[3]

Layout[edit]

L3
Platform A
APlatform EW1Pasir RisCG2Changi Airport via EW4CGTanah Merah Service Map
BPlatform EW33Tuas Link Service Map
Platform B
L2 Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Passenger Service Centre
L1 Street Level Singapore Polytechnic

Exits[edit]

Exit Disabled-Access Location/Nearby
A Handicapped/disabled access Commonwealth Avenue West, Singapore Polytechnic
B Handicapped/disabled access Commonwealth Avenue West, School of Science & Technology

Transport Services[edit]

First/Last Train Timing[edit]

Destination First Train Last Train
Mon − Fri Sat Sun & P.H. Daily
icon East–West Line
EW1Pasir Ris 05:40 05:40 06:08 23:49
EW33Tuas Link 06:18 06:18 06:44 00:17

Bus[edit]

More travel information: Alternative Travel Method
Bus Stop Exit Bus Service
Dover Stn Exit A icon19031
C'wealth Ave West
A
14
74
105
106
147
166
185
Dover Stn Exit B icon19039
C'wealth Ave West
B
14
74
105
106
147
166
185

References[edit]

  1. "2 full-day shutdowns, shorter operating hours for 19 NSEWL MRT stations in December: LTA, SMRT". Channel NewsAsia (21 November 2017).
  2. "Public should not subsidise new MRT stations". Leong Yit Chun (Straits Times (Forums), 19 August 2002)
  3. "New MRT station at S'pore Poly to be ready by Year 2001". Straits Times (29 July 1997).
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