Bukit Batok West
|Lines Served||Jurong Region Line|
Bukit Batok West MRT Station (JE3) is an elevated station located along the Jurong Region Line (JRL) Phase 2. It is built along the Pan Island Expressway, near the junction with Jurong Town Hall Road and Bukit Batok Road, bringing rail connectivity to schools, residential developments, community amenities and industries in the area.
The station is in the vicinity of schools such as Crest Secondary School and Yuhua Primary School; community amenities such as Yuhua Village; and residential developments around Jurong East Street 24 and Bukit Batok West Avenue 8.
The station is targeted for completion and opening in Year 2028.
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 – JE3 Bukit Batok West
|Destination||First Train||Last Train|
- Northbound: Jurong Region Line (East) towards JS3 Tengah via JE2 Tengah Park
- Southbound: Jurong Region Line (East) towards JE7 Pandan Reservoir via JE4 Toh Guan
Bukit Batok West station has two platforms in an island platform arrangement.
The station platforms are built to four-car length to cater for future expansion, although trains will only operate in a three-car formation.
Bukit Batok West MRT station will likely have five exits leading to ground level. More details will be confirmed closer to the opening of the station.
Passenger Usage Patterns
Bukit Batok West Station will be constructed as part of Contract J108 – Design and Construction of Tengah Plantation Station, Tengah Park Station, Bukit Batok West Station and Viaduct for Jurong Region Line, which was awarded to the John Holland Pty Ltd – McConnell Dowell South East Asia Pte Ltd Joint Venture in March 2020 for a contract sum of $265.4 million.
External Links & References
- Jurong Region Line – LTA
- LTA Awards Civil Contract to Construct Three Stations for the 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