|Lines Served||Sentosa Express|
|Operator||Sentosa Development Corporation|
|Opened||15 Jan 2007|
Beach Station (S4) is a light rail station and the southern terminus of the Sentosa Express monorail line. Located on Sentosa island, the station is overground and built along Siloso Beach Walk, next to the Beach Station Transfer Hub.
The station takes its name from the nearby Siloso Beach and Palawan Beach. Its colour code is Blue.
First / Last Train Timings
|Sentosa Express – (S4) Beach
|Destination||First Train||Last Train|
|L2||Sentosa Express Platform||Sentosa Express towards VivoCity|
|L1||Concourse||Street Level | Station exits, Retail shops|
|Sentosa Express towards VivoCity via Imbiah (←)|
Beach station is overground with a single side platform used for Sentosa Express train turnarounds. 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 colour theme for easy recognition. The colour theme for Beach is Blue.
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.
Beach station has two exits at ground level.
|West||Siloso Beach||Siloso Beach, iFly Singapore, Songs of the Sea, Skyline Luge Sentosa, Siloso Beach Resort, Costa Sands Resort, Wave House, Megazip Adventure Park, The Flying Trapeze, Siloso Point, Shangri-La’s Rasa Sentosa|
|East||Palawan Beach||Beach Station Bus Terminal, Palawan Beach, Port of Lost Wonder, KidZania Singapore, Palawan Amphitheatre, Animal and Bird Encounters, Capella Hotel Singapore, Palawan Island, The Singapore Resort and Spa, Focus Adventure, Tanjong Beach|
Rail Bridging Services
In the event of a Monorail service disruption affecting Beach station, a free shuttle bus service may be activated to ply the entire Sentosa Express route. In which case, the buses can be boarded from the following bus stops:
|VivoCity||Beach Station Bus Terminal|
- 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
Beach station connects to Beach Station Bus Terminal, which is a transfer hub for Sentosa Bus Routes, the Beach Tram, and other shuttle bus services.
|Bus stop||Exit||Bus Routes|
|Beach Station Bus Terminal||East||123, Sentosa Bus A, Sentosa Bus B, Sentosa Bus C, Beach Tram, Sentosa Golf Club Shuttle, Shuttle to HarbourFront|
Pick-up/drop-off points located near the station are:
|East||Beach View||Taxi stand, Pick-up/drop-off point|
Passenger Usage Patterns
Serving Siloso Beach, Palawan Beach and their many attractions, Beach station encounters high demand throughout the day.
To relieve overcrowding n the Sentosa Express, a one-way shuttle bus service from Beach Station Transfer Hub to HarbourFront Bus Interchange operates every Friday – Sunday and Public Holidays, from 6pm to 9pm.
Beach station opened on 15 January 2007 with the opening of the Sentosa Express monorail.
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