|Languages||滨海 | வாடேர்ப்ரோன்ட்|
|Operators||Sentosa Development Corporation|
|Opened||1 Feb 2010|
Waterfront Station (S2) is a light rail station along the Sentosa Express monorail line. Located within Sentosa island, the station is overground and built within the Resorts World Sentosa Integrated Resort, next to Universal Studios Singapore and Hotel Michael.
The station takes its name from its geographical location near Keppel Harbour, and was the last Sentosa Express station to be opened. Its color code is Lime Green.
First / Last Train Timings
|Sentosa Express – S2 Waterfront|
|Destination||First Train (Daily)||Last Train (Daily)|
|L2||Sentosa Express Platforms||Sentosa Express towards Sentosa|
|Sentosa Express towards Beach|
|L1||Concourse||Street Level | Station exits, Retail shops|
|Sentosa Express towards Beach via Imbiah (→)
Sentosa Express towards Sentosa and HarbourFront (←)
Waterfront station is overground with an island platform serving Sentosa Express services in both directions. Half-height Platform screen doors are installed at the platform edge for the safety of commuters, and retrofitted High volume, low speed (HVLS) fans keep passengers cool.
Queue lines are set up on the platform to optimize the flow of commuters in and out of the station, while platform attendants assist with commuter inquiries. An escalator, staircase and lift connect the platforms to the concourse and station exits on the ground floor.
Every Sentosa Express station has a is color-coded for easy recognition. The color code for Waterfront is Lime Green.
The station concourse at ground level features retail shops and toilets. There are no ticket barriers within the station, as all Sentosa Express rides from this station are free of charge.
Waterfront station has one exit at ground level.
|—||Yes||Resorts World Sentosa||Universal Studios Singapore, Resorts World Casino, Crockfords Tower, The Bull Ring, Hotel Michael, Resorts World Theatre, Malaysian Food Street, Trickeye Museum, Resorts World Sentosa Convention Centre, Festive Hotel, Hard Rock Hotel, SEA Aquarium, Adventure Cove Waterpark, Equarius Hotel|
- 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.
- Emergency telephones at station platforms and the intercom system inside the lifts enable communication with the Operations Control Centre
- Fire Extinguishers in various locations
Waterfront station connects to a bus terminal at Resorts World Sentosa (Basement).
|Bus stop||Exit||Bus Routes|
|Resorts World Sentosa Basement||—||RWS8, 188R, 963R, NR1, NR6, Sentosa Bus 1, Sentosa Bus 2|
Pick-up/drop-off points located near the station are:
|—||Resorts World Sentosa Basement||Taxi stand, Pick-up/drop-off point|
Passenger Usage Patterns
Serving the Resorts World Sentosa Integrated Resort and its many hotels and attractions, Waterfront station encounters high demand throughout the day.
Waterfront station opened on 1 February 2010. The station remained closed ever since the Sentosa Express first started operating 15 January 2007, as the surrounding Resorts World Sentosa was still under construction. In 2008, the unopened station was dismantled and rebuilt in anticipation of large crowds expected after the opening of the Resorts World Sentosa Integrated Resort.
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