|Languages||圣淘沙 | செந்தோசா|
|Operators||Sentosa Development Corporation|
|Opened||15 Jan 2007|
Sentosa Station (S1) is a light rail station and the northern terminus of the Sentosa Express monorail line. Located at HarbourFront on mainland Singapore, the station is overground and integrated within the third floor of the VivoCity shopping mall. It also connects with HarbourFront MRT Station.
The station is named after Sentosa island in reference to the transport link that the Sentosa Express provides, rather than its actual geographical location on the Singapore mainland. Its color code is Orange.
First / Last Train Timings
|Sentosa Express – S1 Sentosa|
|Destination||First Train (Daily)||Last Train (Daily)|
|L3||Sentosa Express Platforms||Sentosa Express towards Beach|
|Concourse||Faregates, Tourist Information, Ticketing counters|
|VivoCity||Retail Shops, Sky Park|
|L1||VivoCity||Retail Shops, Bus Stops|
|MRT Concourse||HarbourFront, underpass to HarbourFront Bus Interchange|
|Sentosa Express towards Beach via Waterfront (→)|
|Sentosa Express (Alighting only)|
Sentosa station is overground with two side platforms for boarding and alighting passengers, in an arrangement known as the Spanish solution; passengers board from one side of the train after all passengers have alighted on the other side, thereby optimizing commuter flow by separating boarding and alighting passengers.
Full-height Platform screen doors isolate the air-conditioned station from the outside environment, enhancing commuter safety and station comfort.
Every Sentosa Express station has a is color-coded for easy recognition. The color code for Sentosa is Orange.
The station concourse is located on the same floor as the platforms, with ticketing counters, ticketing machines, information counters and toilets. Ticket barriers separate the paid and unpaid areas of the station, with at least one wide-swinging gate for the benefit of passengers-in-wheelchairs and those carrying bulky items or travelling with prams.
The Sentosa Express charges a S$4 fare upon entry at Sentosa station (HarbourFront). Thereafter, rides within Sentosa island and outbound rides exiting at Sentosa station are free of charge for all commuters, regardless if they have entered Sentosa island using the Sentosa Express.
A contactless card called the Sentosa Pass can be purchased at Sentosa station for S$4, allowing entry into Sentosa island via the monorail. Payment can be made using cash, NETS or major credit cards (VISA, MasterCard, AMEX and JCB). Alternatively, visitors can use their CEPAS cards at the fare gantries of Sentosa station, where the S$4 fare will be deducted.
Sentosa Islander membership cardholders have unlimited rides on the Sentosa Express for the duration of their validity.
Sentosa station has one exit within VivoCity shopping mall.
|—||Yes||VivoCity (Level 3)||VivoCity Roof Garden, Food court, Retail Shops, escalators and lifts to lower floors, exit and HarbourFront MRT Station|
- Emergency Train Stop buttons at station platforms, when activated, will prevent approaching trains from entering the station, and any train already stopped at the platform will be prevented from moving off.
- Fire Extinguishers in various locations
|Bus stop||Exit||Bus Routes|
|HarbourFront Bus Interchange||—||65, 80, 93, 123, 123M, 124, 188, 188E, 408, 855, 963, 963E|
|14141 – Telok Blangah Rd (VivoCity)||—||10, 30, 30e, 57, 61, 65, 80, 97, 97e, 100, 123, 123M, 131, 143, 145, 166, 855, NR1, NR6, RWS8|
|14119 – Telok Blangah Rd (Opp VivoCity)||—||10, 30, 30e, 57, 61, 65, 80, 97, 97e, 100, 123, 123M, 131, 143, 145, 166, 855, NR1, NR6|
|Rail connection||Exit||Train Services|
|HarbourFront MRT Station||—||North East Line and Circle Line|
Pick-up/drop-off points located near the station are:
|—||VivoCity (Ground floor)||Taxi stand, Pick-up/drop-off point|
Passenger Usage Patterns
As the mainland terminus of the Sentosa Express, Sentosa station encounters high demand throughout most of the day.
Sentosa station opened on 15 January 2007 with the opening of the Sentosa Express monorail.
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