Little India station

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East West Line: Due to track renewal works, train services between Bugis and Raffles Place stations will end at 11.30pm. Train service between Raffles Place and Outram Park will be operating at a longer frequency. Affected commuters may take the North South Line between City Hall and Raffles Place instead. Shuttle bus services are available between Bugis and Raffles Place stations. Certain bus services will be extended to coincide with the last shuttle bus timing.
SBS Transit: Bus Service 253, 255, 257, 400 and 402 will have operate at a lower frequency during off-peak hours. Affected commuters may try the on-demand bus service during these time.
SMRT Buses: Bus Service NR7 will not be in operation. Affected commuters may try the on-demand bus service from 11.30pm to 2pm.
Bukit Panjang LRT: From 13 January 2019, Ten Mile Junction station will be permanent closed. Please refer here for more information.
NE7
DT12

Little India
小印度
லிட்டில் இந்தியா
Little India-NEL.png
Little India-DTL.png
Statistics
Address 60 Bukit Timah Road
62 Bukit Timah Road
Singapore 229900/229902
Line(s) North East Line
Downtown Line
Connections Bus Taxi
Abbreviation LTI

Little India (NE7/DT12) is an underground Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) station on the North East Line and the Downtown Line.

History

Date Event
20 June 2003 Station officially opens
27 December 2015 Station interchanges with Downtown Line

Train disruptions

On 20 December 2012, train services on the North East Line was delayed due to a train fault. A statement from SBS Transit said there was no train service between Punggol and Little India due to a train fault. At about 5.18 pm, all train services resumed.[1][2]

Fire at Downtown MRT Line construction site

No one was injured in a fire that broke out at a Downtown Line worksite along Race Course Road on the evening of 26 March 2014. The Land Transport Authority (LTA) told that a “small fire” had broken out at a “localised area” within the worksite of the Downtown Line Little India MRT station and had been put out by 10pm, after it first broke out about half an hour earlier.[3]

Art in Transit

North East Line: Memoirs of the Past by S. Chandrasekaran, depicts the past of Little India when buffalo stables were seen.
Downtown Line: Woven Field by Grace Tan, features a landscape of tessellated triangular configurations inspired by the singhaulia woven patterns commonly seen in the traditional sari.

Layout

L1 Street Level
B1 NEL Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Passenger Service Centre
B2 DTL Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Passenger Service Centre
Transfer Linkway between North East Line Concourse and Downtown Line Concourse
Platform A
NE7
DT12

Little India
NE1
CC29

HarbourFront
Platform A/B
Platform B
NE17
PTC

Punggol
NE7
DT12

Little India
B3 Platform A
DT12
NE7

Little India
DT1
BP6

Bukit Panjang
Platform A/B
Platform B
DT35
CG1

Expo
DT16
CE1

Bayfront
DT12
NE7

Little India

Exits

Exit Disabled-Access Location/Nearby
A Handicapped/disabled access Bukit Timah Road, Mackenzie Road
B Handicapped/disabled access Bukit Timah Road
C Handicapped/disabled access Tekka Market
D Handicapped/disabled access Race Course Road, Land Transport Authority Building
E Buffalo Road
F Handicapped/disabled access Bukit Timah Road, Land Transport Authority Building

Transport Services

First/Last Train Timing

Destination First Train Last Train
Mon − Fri Sat Sun & P.H. Daily
North East Line
NE1
HarbourFront
06:04 06:03 06:24 23:50
NE17
Punggol
05:56 06:11 06:31 00:06
Downtown Line
DT1
Bukit Panjang
06:07 06:07 06:30 00:24
DT35
Expo
05:53 05:53 06:13 23:59

Bus

Bus Stop Exit Bus Service
(40019) Little India Stn B/D
48
56
57
66
67
131
166
170
851
851e
960
960e
980
(40011) Little India Stn Exit A A
1N
3N
5N
6N
48
56
57
66
67
166
170
851
851e
960
960e
980

References

  1. "Train service disrupted on NEL due to train fault". Channel NewsAsia. Retrieved 20 December 2012.
  2. "Train service on NEL resumes after disruption". Channel NewsAsia. Retrieved 20 December 2012.
  3. "No injuries in fire at Downtown Line worksite in Little India". Yahoo. Retrieved 27 March 2014.
North East Line [ VTE ]
Stations HarbourFrontOutram ParkChinatownClarke QuayDhoby GhautLittle IndiaFarrer ParkBoon KengPotong PasirWoodleighSerangoonKovanHougangBuangkokSengkangPunggol
North East Line extension: Punggol Coast
Rolling Stock C751AC751C • C851E
Depots Sengkang
Downtown Line [ VTE ]
Stations Bukit PanjangCashewHillviewBeauty 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