King Albert Park station

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DT6

King Albert Park
阿尔柏王园
கிங் ஆல்பர்ட் பார்க்
King Albert Park-DTL.png
Statistics
Address 2 Blackmore Drive
Singapore 599987
Line(s) Downtown Line
Connections Bus Taxi
Abbreviation KAP

King Albert Park (DT6) is an underground Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) station on the Downtown Line.

History

Date Event
27 December 2015 Station officially opens

Soil near station sinks

About 25m of the rightmost two lanes on Bukit Timah Road has been closed off to traffic after a nearby drain embankment caved in on 17 January 2012 in the course of tunnelling works for the Downtown Line. Engineers found a 14m precast segment of the Bukit Timah canal wall near the junction of Bukit Timah Road and Clementi Road dislodged, and some gaps in the ground were formed around that segment of the canal. It then stopped its tunnelling works to ensure safety and has begun to inject cement to stabilise the ground.[1]

Art in Transit

'The Natural History of Singapore's Mythical Botanic Creatures' by the "Artists Caravan" is an artwork illustrating the juxtaposition between natural and built habitats in the environment. It also instigates curious cues to activate dialogue of the oscillating environment.

Layout

L2 Overhead Bridge
L1 Street Level
B1 Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Passenger Service Centre
B2 Platform A Downtown Line
towards
DT1
BP6
Bukit Panjang (→)
Platform A/B
Platform B Downtown Line
towards
DT35
CG1
Expo via
DT16
CE1
Bayfront
(←)

Exits

Exit Disabled-Access Location/Nearby
A Handicapped/disabled access Bukit Timah Road, Bukit Timah Railway Station, Methodist Girls’ School
B Handicapped/disabled access Dunearn Road

Transport Services

Rail

Destination First Train Last Train
Mon − Fri Sat Sun & P.H. Daily
Downtown Line
DT1
BP6
Bukit Panjang
06:07 06:07 06:27 00:38
DT35
CG1
Expo
05:39 05:39 05:59 23:44

Bus

Bus Stop Exit Bus Service
(42051) King Albert Pk Stn A
66
67
74
77
151
154
157
170
171
174
852
961
961C
970
(42049) Hua Guan Gdn B
66
67
74
77
151
154
157
170
171
174
852
961
961C
970

References

  1. "Part of Bukit Timah canal found dislodged while tunnelling: LTA". The Straits Times. Retrieved 20 January 2012.
Downtown Line [ VTE ]
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Downtown Line 3 Extension: XilinSungei Bedok
Rolling Stock C951
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