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NS21
DT11

Newton
纽顿
நியூட்டன்
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Statistics
Address 49 Scotts Road
235 Bukit Timah Road
Singapore 228234/229901
Line(s) North South Line
Downtown Line
Connections Bus Taxi
Abbreviation NEW

Newton (NS21/DT11) is an underground Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) station on the North South Line and the Downtown Line, and serves as an interchange station between the two lines.

It is the shallowest underground MRT Station (for the North South Line) on the network at about 12m underground.

There is be no paid link between the North South Line and the Downtown Line, meaning commuters would be required to tap out and then tap in again when transferring lines. However, there will not be any extra fare charged as long as the transfer is made within 15 minutes.[1]

History

Date Event
12 December 1987 Station officially opens
27 December 2015 Station interchanges with Downtown Line

Art in Transit

The Downtown Line section of the station feature the artwork "Newton" by MessyMsxi. The artwork draws inspiration from Singapore and Newton heritage, featuring the imagined landscape of Singapore in 2200. It envisions an alternative reality of how it may look as the country progresses, and to evolve and develop to newer heights.

Layout

L1 Street Level
B1 NSL Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Passenger Service Centre
Unpaid Link between North South Line Concourse and Downtown Line Concourse
B2 DTL Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Passenger Service Centre
Platform A North South Line
towards
NS1
EW24
Jurong East via
NS9
Woodlands
(→)
Platform A/B
Platform B North South Line
towards
NS28
Marina South Pier (←)
B3 Transfer Linkway between Downtown Line Concourse and Downtown Line Platforms
B4 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 Scotts Road, Goldbell Towers
B Handicapped/disabled access Scotts Road, Environment Building
C Handicapped/disabled access Bukit Timah Road, Alliance Française De Singapour, Dunearn Road

Transport Services

Rail

Destination First Train Last Train
Mon − Fri Sat Sun & P.H. Daily
North South Line
NS1
EW24
Jurong East
05:59 06:13 06:20 00:03
NS7
Kranji
00:20
NS28
Marina South Pier
05:46 05:46 06:11 23:45
NS27
CE2
Marina Bay
23:48
Downtown Line
DT1
BP6
Bukit Panjang
05:55 05:55 06:16 00:27
DT35
CG1
Expo
05:51 05:51 06:11 23:56

Bus

Bus Stop Exit Bus Service
(40181) Newton Stn Exit A A
5
54
124
128
143
162
162M
167
171
700
700A
NR1
(40189) Newton Stn Exit B B
5
54
124
128
143
162
162M
167
171
518
518A
700
700A
(40041) Newton Stn Exit C C
48
66
67
170
171
700
700A
960

References

  1. "Tapping out needed for line transfers at Newton, Bukit Panjang stations; no extra fares: LTA". Channel NewsAsia (1 Dec 2015). Retrieved 1 Dec 2015.
List of MRT Stations VTE
North South Line Jurong EastBukit BatokBukit GombakChoa Chu KangYew TeeKranjiMarsilingWoodlandsAdmiraltySembawangCanberraYishunKhatibYio Chu KangAng Mo KioBishanBraddellToa PayohNovenaNewtonOrchardSomersetDhoby GhautCity HallRaffles PlaceMarina BayMarina South Pier
East West Line Pasir RisTampinesSimeiTanah MerahBedokKembanganEunosPaya LebarAljuniedKallangLavenderBugisCity HallRaffles PlaceTanjong PagarOutram ParkTiong BahruRedhillQueenstownCommonwealthBuona VistaDoverClementiJurong EastChinese GardenLakesideBoon LayPioneerJoo KoonGul CircleTuas CrescentTuas West RoadTuas Link
Changi Airport Extension: Tanah MerahExpoChangi Airport
North East Line HarbourFrontOutram ParkChinatownClarke QuayDhoby GhautLittle IndiaFarrer ParkBoon KengPotong PasirWoodleighSerangoonKovanHougangBuangkokSengkangPunggol
North East Line Extension Punggol Coast
Circle Line Dhoby GhautBras BasahEsplanadePromenadeNicoll HighwayStadiumMountbattenDakotaPaya LebarMacPhersonTai SengBartleySerangoonLorong ChuanBishanMarymountCaldecottBukit BrownBotanic GardensFarrer RoadHolland VillageBuona Vistaone-northKent RidgeHaw Par VillaPasir PanjangLabrador ParkTelok BlangahHarbourFront
Circle Line Extension: PromenadeBayfrontMarina Bay
Stage 6 KeppelCantonmentPrince Edward
Downtown Line Bukit PanjangCashewHillviewBeauty WorldKing Albert ParkSixth AvenueTan Kah KeeBotanic GardensStevensNewtonLittle IndiaRochorBugisPromenadeBayfrontDowntownTelok AyerChinatownFort CanningBencoolenJalan BesarBendemeerGeylang BahruMattarMacPhersonUbiKaki BukitBedok NorthBedok ReservoirTampines WestTampinesTampines EastUpper ChangiExpo
DTL Extension XilinSungei Bedok
Thomson East Coast Line Stage 1 Woodlands NorthWoodlandsWoodlands South
Stage 2 SpringleafLentorMayflowerBright HillUpper ThomsonCaldecott
Stage 3 Mount PleasantStevensNapierOrchard BoulevardOrchardGreat WorldHavelockOutram ParkMaxwellShenton WayMarina BayMarina SouthGardens by the Bay
Stage 4 Tanjong RhuKatong ParkTanjong KatongMarine ParadeMarine TerraceSiglapBayshore
Stage 5 Bedok SouthSungei Bedok
Stations in operational lines that are denoted in italics have yet to open.
North South Line [ VTE ]
Stations Jurong EastBukit BatokBukit GombakChoa Chu KangYew TeeKranjiMarsilingWoodlandsAdmiraltySembawangCanberraYishunKhatibYio Chu KangAng Mo KioBishanBraddellToa PayohNovenaNewtonOrchardSomersetDhoby GhautCity HallRaffles PlaceMarina BayMarina South Pier
Rolling Stock C151C651C751BC151AC151BC151C
Depots BishanUlu Pandan
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