Little India station

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North South Line: Train services between Orchard and City Hall stations will operate at a longer frequency till 7am due to track maintenance and upgrading works.
North South Line: Train service between City Hall and Raffles Place stations will start at 7am due to track maintenance and upgrading works. Affected commuters may board the East West Line instead.
North South Line: There is no train service between Woodlands and Yishun stations due to the construction of crossover track near Canberra station. Rail Bridging Service (Shuttle 10 & Express 17) are available. Certain bus service will be extended to coincide with the last shuttle bus timing.
North South Line: There is no train service between Woodlands and Yishun stations due to the construction of crossover track near Canberra station. Rail Bridging Service (Shuttle 10 & Express 17) are available. Certain bus service will be extended to coincide with the last shuttle bus timing.
East West Line: Train service between Tanah Merah and Bugis stations will end at 11pm due to track maintenance and upgrading works. Rail Bridging Service (Shuttle 6) are available during the early closure. Certain bus service 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.
NE7DT12
Little India
小印度
லிட்டில் இந்தியா
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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
NE7DT12
Little India
NE1CC29
HarbourFront
Platform A/B
Platform B
NE17PTC
Punggol
NE7DT12
Little India
B3 Platform A
DT12NE7
Little India
DT1BP6
Bukit Panjang
Platform A/B
Platform B
DT35CG1
Expo
DT16CE1
Bayfront
DT12NE7
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
170A
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