|Lines Served||Jurong Region Line|
|Platform||Side and Island|
Bahar Junction MRT Station (JS7) is an elevated station located along the Jurong Region Line (JRL) Phase 1. It is built along Jurong West Avenue 4, near the junction with Jurong West Street 64 and Street 75, bringing rail connectivity to schools, residential developments, and community amenities in the area.
The station is in the vicinity of schools such as Westwood Primary School, West Grove Primary School and Boon Lay Secondary School; community amenities such as Dou Tian Gong Temple and Yu Huang Dian Combined Temple and Soka Culture Centre; and residential developments around Jurong West.
The station is an interchange between the Main branch and West branch of the Jurong Region Line. The station is targeted for completion and opening in Year 2027.
The opening was announced to be delayed by about one year in a Written Reply by Minister for Transport Ong Ye Kung to Parliamentary Question on Prioritising Early Completion of Jurong Region MRT Line on 1 Feb 2021, with COVID-19 cited as a reason.
First / Last Train Timings
|Jurong Region Line – (JS7) Bahar Junction
|Destination||First Train||Last Train|
|Jurong Region Line (West) towards JW2 Tawas via JS8EW27 Boon Lay (→)
Jurong Region Line (West) towards JS1NS4BP1 Choa Chu Kang via JS6 Jurong West (←)
|Jurong Region Line (West) towards JW2 Tawas via JW1 Gek Poh (←)|
Bahar Junction station is located at a three-way junction of the Jurong Region Line where the Main branch between Choa Chu Kang and Jurong Pier meets the West branch towards Peng Kang Hill. The station has three platforms, two of which are in an island platform arrangement, and another side platform for West branch services towards Peng Kang Hill.
The two platform areas are connected by a 100-metre covered link bridge equipped with travellators.
The station platforms are built to four-car length to cater for future expansion, although trains will only operate in a three-car formation.
Bahar Junction MRT station will likely have six exits leading to ground level. More details will be confirmed closer to the opening of the station.
Bahar Junction Station will be constructed as part of Contract J105 – Design and Construction of Jurong West Station, Bahar Junction Station and Viaduct for Jurong Region Line, which was awarded to China Railway 11 Bureau Group (Singapore Branch) at a contract value of $210.1 million in December 2019.
External Links & References
- Jurong Region Line – LTA
- Written Reply by Minister for Transport Ong Ye Kung to Parliamentary Question on Prioritising Early Completion of Jurong Region MRT Line – Ministry of Transport