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Station Exit A
|Address||60 Fernvale Street, Singapore 797697|
|Line Served||Sengkang LRT|
|Opened||27 Jun 2015|
Kupang LRT Station (SW3) is a light rail station along the Sengkang LRT (SKLRT)’s West Loop. Located within the Sengkang New Town, the station is overground and built along Fernvale Street.
The station is named after Kupang fishing in the past, a source of livelihood for the villagers. Opened on 27 June 2015, it is the last station to be opened along the Sengkang LRT network.
First / Last Train Timings
|Sengkang LRT – (SW3) Kupang
|Destination||First Train||Last Train|
|Weekdays & Sat||Sun & Public Holidays||Daily|
(West Loop Outer via SW1 Cheng Lim | Route A)
(West Loop Inner via SW8 Renjong | Route B)
|L3||SKLRT Platform 1||West Loop Outer (Route A) towards STCNE16 Sengkang|
|SKLRT Platform 2||West Loop Inner (Route B) towards STCNE16 Sengkang|
|L2||Concourse||Faregates, Top Up Kiosk, Retail Shop, Linkbridge across Fernvale Street|
|L1||Street Level||Station Exits|
Sengkang LRT (L3):
|Platform 1: Sengkang LRT (West Loop Outer | Route A) towards STCNE16 Sengkang via SW2 Farmway (→)
Platform 2: Sengkang LRT (West Loop Inner | Route B) towards STCNE16 Sengkang via SW4 Thanggam (←)
Kupang station is overground with an island platform serving LRT services in both directions of the West Loop. Outer and Inner loop services run clockwise and counter-clockwise around the loop respectively.
The station concourse is located at Level 2. The concourse leads to an overhead bridge that spans across Fernvale Street, with lifts and stairs connecting to street level.
- Retail Shop at Concourse
Built in-between two carriageways of Fernvale Street, Kupang LRT station has an exit on each side of the road. Barrier-free accessibility is offered via lifts.
|A||Yes||Fernvale Street (Eastbound)||Sengkang Riverside Park|
|B||Yes||Fernvale Street (Westbound)||Sengkang Riverside Park, Sengkang Floating Wetland, HDB Fernvale Rivergrove, HDB Fernvale Lea|
There are no bus stops in the vicinity of Kupang station.
Rail Bridging Services
In the event of a LRT service disruption affecting Kupang station, rail bridging services may be activated to ply affected stretches of the Sengkang LRT. In which case, the buses can be boarded from the following bus stops:
|Sengkang LRT (LRT Bridging Bus)
(West Loop Inner)
|Along Fernvale St (outside Exit B)||B|
There are no bridging services for West Loop Outer. Free regular bus services may be offered at bus stops connected to LRT stations.
Passenger Usage Patterns
Kupang station opened on 27 June 2015, the last station along the Sengkang LRT to open. The station remained closed ever since train services along the Sengkang LRT West Loop first began on 29 January 2005, owing to limited developments in the area.
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