Holland Village MRT Station

CC21
Holland Village
荷兰村 | ஹாலந்து வில்லேஜ்
Station exit A
Address 200 Holland Avenue, Singapore 278995
Lines Served   Circle Line
Operator SMRT Trains
Structure Underground
Platform Island
Opened 8 Oct 2011

Holland Village MRT Station (CC21) is an underground station along the Circle Line (CCL) Stage 4, located within the Leedon Park planning subzone. It is built underneath the junction of Holland Road and Holland Avenue, next to the Holland Village neighborhood, where this station gets its name.

Holland Village takes its name from Holland Road, in turn named after an early resident, Hugh Holland, a well-respected architect known for his acting pursuits. The area was once home to European civilian populations and is still regarded today as an expatriate social enclave within an upmarket residential estate, filled with restaurants, drinking establishments and specialist shops popular with expatriates and younger locals alike.

Apart from Holland Village itself, the station primarily serves residential estates, such as private homes around Leedon Park and Chip Bee Gardens, as well as public housing estates around Holland Drive and Holland Close. Nearby schools, and places of worship are also served.


First / Last Train Timings

Circle Line – (CC21) Holland Village
Destination First Train Last Train
Weekdays & Sat Sun & Public Holidays Daily
CC1 Dhoby Ghaut 5:40am 6:01am 11:21pm
CC7 Mountbatten 11:58pm
CC12 Bartley 12:21am
CC29 HarbourFront 5:37am 6:01am 11:31pm
CC26 Pasir Panjang 12:02am
CC23 one-north 12:18am

 


Station Layout

L1 Street level Bus stops, Taxi stand, pick-up/drop-off point
B1 Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Passenger Service Centre, Retail Shops
B2 Platform A Circle Line towards CC29NE1 HarbourFront
Platform B Circle Line towards CC1NS24NE6 Dhoby Ghaut
Circle Line
towards CE2NS27 Marina Bay (Peak Hours)

Platforms

Circle Line (B2):
MRT_rail (2)
Platform A: Circle Line towards CC29NE1 HarbourFront via CC22EW21 Buona Vista (→)
Platform B:
Circle Line towards CC1NS24NE6 Dhoby Ghaut via CC20 Farrer Road (←)
Circle Line towards CE2NS27 Marina Bay via CC20 Farrer Road (Peak Hour Alternate Trains) (←)
MRT_rail (2)

Holland Village station has two platforms in an island platform arrangement. Full-height Platform screen doors isolate the air-conditioned station from the tunnel environment, enhancing commuter safety and station comfort. A set of escalators, stairs and a lift connects the platform level to the concourse level one floor above. With the concourse wrapping around the platform, a large interior space is created around the middle of the platform, giving the impression of spaciousness.

Passenger Information Systems, which are plasma display screens located at each platform, display expected train arrival times and key messages. Tactile flooring helps to guide the visually-handicapped from the platform to the station exits.

Concourse

The station concourse at Basement 1 feature faregates for automatic fare collection and provides access between paid and unpaid areas of the station, with at least one bidirectional wide-swinging gate for the benefit of passengers-in-wheelchairs and those carrying bulky items or travelling with prams.

General Ticketing Machines allow commuters to purchase tickets for single or multiple journeys, and along with Top-up Machines, offer contactless card transactions. The station office functions as a Passenger Service Centre, and is staffed during operating hours.

Art in Transit: “Holland Beat” by Jeremy Sharma

This artwork reflects the culture and heartbeat of Holland Village. Holland V has a diverse crowd of expatriates, youth and heartlanders. It has trendy cafes and old-world charm, bustling areas and quiet retreats. Here the mythical Windmill reminds you of Holland, but this ‘Holland’ is really named after Hugh Holland, an early resident who was an architect and an amateur actor. An old airline safety card, chosen for its colour scheme and clean lines to match the station interior, inspired its design. Created through a process of drawing, collage and digital manipulation, the final artwork has a very retro contemporary feel about it. The figures are arranged in a way that has a flow and non-linear narrative in relation to space and imagery.

Station Amenities

  • Retail Shops at concourse level
  • Public toilets at concourse level
  • ATMs and Self-service machines at concourse level
  • Bicycle racks at station exits

Exits

Holland Village MRT station has three exits at ground level (A, B and C), of which only Exit C has lifts providing barrier-free accessibility for the disabled.

Exit Location Nearby
A Holland Avenue
(Southbound)
Chip Bee Gardens, Taman Warna, Anglo-Chinese School (International), Raffles Holland V, Warner Court, The Merasaga, Willyn Ville, LOFT @ Holland, Holland Residences, Vietnam Embassy
B Holland Avenue
(Northbound)
Holland Village, Lorong Liput, Lorong Mambong, Holland Village Market and Food Centre, Leedon Park, St. James’ Church, Singapore International Campus (Holland Hostel), Toho Mansions, Urban Edge @ Holland V, The Fort @ Holland, Oei Tiong Ham Park
C Holland Village Shopping Mall Holland Village, Lorong Liput, Lorong Mambong, Holland Village Market and Food Centre, Old Masjid Kampong Holland, Holland Vista, Holland Drive


Transport Connections

Holland Village station connects to several bus stops in the vicinity, as well as a taxi stand and passenger pick-up point.

Bus

There are four official bus stops linked to Holland Village station.

No. Bus stop Exit Bus Routes
B/s 1 11419 – Holland Ave (Holland V Stn Exit A) A 48, 61, 106, 970, NR8
B/s 2 11401 – Holland Ave (Holland V Stn/Blk 12) C 48, 61, 95, 106, 970
B/s 3 11261 – Holland Rd (Holland Village) B 5N, 7, 61, 75, 77, 95, 165, 970
B/s 4 11269 – Holland Rd (Opp Holland Village) B 7, 7B, 61, 75, 77, 165, 970

Road

Taxi stands and pick-up/drop-off points are located next to station exits:

Exit Road Provisions
C Holland Avenue (Northbound) Taxi stand (H03)
C Lorong Liput Pick-up/drop-off point

Rail Bridging Services

In the event of a MRT service disruption affecting Holland Village station, rail bridging services (also called MRT breakdown shuttle buses) may be activated to ply affected stretches of the Circle Line. In which case, the buses can be boarded from the following bus stops:

Towards Bus stop Exit
Circle Line
CC1NS24NE6 Dhoby Ghaut B/s 2: 11401 – Holland Ave (Holland V Stn/Blk 12) B
CC29NE1 HarbourFront B/s 1: 11419 – Holland Ave (Holland V Stn Exit A) A

In addition, passengers can board free regular bus services at Bus Stops 1 & 2 when activated.


Passenger Usage Patterns

Serving the popular Holland Village and surrounding residential neighborhood, Holland Village station encounters moderate to high passenger demand across most of the day.

Construction

Circle Line Stage 4 (CCL4) Contract C855 for the Construction and Completion of Holland Village, Buona Vista and Kent Ridge Stations including One-North Station Fit-Out Works and Tunnels was awarded to the Woh Hup Pte Ltd – Shanghai Tunnel Engineering Co, Ltd –Alpine Mayreder Bau GmbH Joint Venture.

Future Developments


Major Incidents


Gallery

Platform level
Platform level

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