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NS23
Somerset
索美塞
சாமர்செட்
Somerset-NSL.png
*Graphic From SGTrains/Wikipedia/LTA
Statistics
Address 1 Somerset Road
Singapore 238162
Line(s) North South Line
Structure Underground
Connections Bus Taxi
Abbreviation SOM

Somerset (NS23) is a Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) station on the North South Line.

History[edit]

Date Event
12 December 1987 Station officially opened

2007 bomb hoax[edit]

A call was made from a public telephone at the station concourse at about 5pm on 26 September 2007 about a bomb at the station. The police arrested a 21-year-old man in connection with the incident two days later on the morning of 28 September 2007 after finding out that there was no bomb.[1]

Layout[edit]

L1 Street Level [email protected], Orchard Central
B1 Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Passenger Service Centre
B2
APlatform NS23
Somerset
NS22
Orchard
NS9TE2
Woodlands
NS1EW24
Jurong East
Platform A/B
BPlatform NS28
Marina South Pier
NS24NE6CC1
Dhoby Ghaut
NS23
Somerset

Exits[edit]

Exit Disabled-Access Location/Nearby
A Handicapped/disabled access Somerset Road, Somerset Skate Park
B Handicapped/disabled access Orchard Road, 313 @ Somerset
C Handicapped/disabled access Orchard Gateway
D Handicapped/disabled access Hotel Jen

Transport Services[edit]

First/Last Train Timing[edit]

Destination First Train Last Train
Mon − Fri Sat Sun & P.H. Daily
North South Line
NS1 Jurong East 06:09 06:09 06:34 23:59
NS7 Kranji 00:15
NS28 Marina South Pier 05:50 05:50 06:15 23:48

Bus[edit]

Bus Stop Exit Bus Service
(08121) Somerset Stn A
7
14
14e
16
16M
36
65
77
106
111
123
124
143
162
162M
167
167e
174
174e
175
190
971
972
972M
NR1
NR2
NR3
NR5
NR8
(09037) Opp Mandarin Orchard B
36
77
124
143
162
162M
167
167e
174
174e
190
518
518A
971
972
972M
NR6
(09038) Opp Somerset Stn B
1N
2N
3N
4N
5N
6N
7
14
14e
16
16M
65
106
111
123
175
502
502A
NR6

References[edit]

  1. "Police arrest 21-year-old man in connection with bomb hoax call". Channel NewsAsia (28 September 2007). Archived on 5 February 2008.
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
Others North South Line Bridging Service