Bishan Depot

Bishan MRT Depot
Bishan Depot entrance
Bishan Depot entrance
Location 300 Bishan Road, Singapore 579828
Opened 1987
Type At-grade
Rolling stock C151, C651, C751B, C151AC151B
Future: C151C
Operators SMRT Trains
Line(s) served North South Line

Bishan MRT Depot is an at-grade train depot serving the North South Line (NSL).

The depot is built on floodplains of the Kallang River, covering an area of 300,000 square metres. It contains a central maintenance facility (with train overhaul facilities for trains on the North South Line and East West Line), stabling areas and staff training facilities. It is accessed from Bishan Road.

The depot is bordered by Bishan Road, Ang Mo Kio Avenue 1, the Central Expressway (CTE) and the Kallang River. A long test track runs along the depot’s eastern fringe, reaching up to Braddell Road.

Situated between Ang Mo Kio and Bishan stations, there are a total of 3 reception tracks: 2 tracks heading northbound towards Ang Mo Kio station and 1 track heading southbound towards Bishan station.

Rolling stock:

Bishan Depot maintains C151, C651, C751C151A and C151B trains operating along the North South Line. It will likely take in C151C trains in the near future.


 Gallery:

SMRT Bishan Depot -  Satellite view
SMRT Bishan Depot – Satellite view

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