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NS22TE14
Orchard
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Orchard-NSL.png
*Graphic From SGTrains/Wikipedia/LTA
Statistics
Address 437 Orchard Road
301 Orchard Boulevard
Singapore 238878/237974
Line(s) North South Line
Thomson–East Coast Line (Future)
Structure Underground
Connections Bus Taxi
Abbreviation ORC

Orchard (NS22/TE14) is a Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) station on the North South Line and the future Thomson–East Coast Line[1].

History

Date Event
12 December 1987 Station officially opened

2011 train disruption

On 17 December 2011, a faulty train heading southbound was stucked between Orchard and Somerset stations at 6.50am. This caused a train disruption between Toa Payoh and Marina Bay stations. Train service resumed at 1pm later in the day.[2] Later investigation found out that the disruption was caused by damaged current collector device (CCD) shoes on train which draws powers from the third rail that is link to the previous disruption 2 days earlier. As a result of the damaged CCD shoes, a portion of southbound track third rail between Newton and Orchard stations sagged.[3]

Artworks

  • CE2-Flowers in Blossom.png
    North South Line: Flowers in Blossom by Tay Chee Toh
    The mobile of delicate sculptures resembling flowers was originally hung here before it was removed due to redevelopment of the area. It was then re-commissioned at Marina Bay station.[4]

Layout

L1 Street Level ION Orchard, Wisma Atria
B1 Orchard Xchange
B2 Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Passenger Service Centre, Transitlink Ticket Office
B3
APlatform NS22
Orchard
NS21=DT11
Newton
NS9TE2
Woodlands
NS1EW24
Jurong East
Platform A/B
BPlatform NS28
Marina South Pier
NS23
Somerset
NS22
Orchard

Exits

Exit Disabled-Access Location/Nearby
A Handicapped/disabled access Tang Plaza, Scotts Road, Orchard Road
B Orchard Boulevard
C Handicapped/disabled access Orchard Road
D Handicapped/disabled access Wisma Atria
E Handicapped/disabled access ION Orchard

Transport Services

First/Last Train Timing

Destination First Train Last Train
Mon − Fri Sat Sun & P.H. Daily
North South Line
NS1 Jurong East 06:11 06:11 06:36 00:02
NS7 Kranji 00:17
NS28 Marina South Pier 05:48 05:48 06:13 23:46

Bus

Bus Stop Exit Bus Service
(09047) Orchard Stn/Tang Plaza A
36
77
124
143
162
162M
167
167e
171
174
174e
190
518
518A
700
700A
971E
972
NR6
(09048) Orchard Stn/Lucky Plaza A
1N
2N
3N
4N
5N
6N
7
7B
14
14e
16
16M
65
106
111
123
175
502
502A
NR6
(09022) Bef Orchard Stn Exit B B
7
14
16
16M
36
65
77
106
111
123
174
174e
175
NR5
NR8
(09023) Opp Orchard Stn/ION B
14e
124
143
162
162M
167
167e
171
190
700
700A
972
NR1
NR2
NR3

References

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 C151C151AC151BC151CC651C751BCR151
Depots BishanUlu Pandan
Thomson–East Coast Line [ VTE ]
Stations Woodlands NorthWoodlandsWoodlands SouthSpringleafLentorMayflowerBright HillUpper ThomsonCaldecottMount PleasantStevensNapierOrchard BoulevardOrchardGreat WorldHavelockOutram ParkMaxwellShenton WayMarina BayMarina SouthGardens by the BayFounders' MemorialTanjong RhuKatong ParkTanjong KatongMarine ParadeMarine TerraceSiglapBayshoreBedok SouthSungei Bedok
Rolling Stock CT251
Depots MandaiEast Coast