Marine Parade MRT Station

TE26
Marine Parade
马林百列 | மரீன் பரேட்
Marine Parade TEL Station Diagram
Marine Parade TEL Station Diagram
Address 101 Marine Parade Road, Singapore 449971
Line Served   Thomson-East Coast Line
Operator SMRT Trains
Structure Underground
Platform Island
Opening 23 Jun 2024

Marine Parade MRT Station (TE26) is an underground station located along the Thomson-East Coast Line (TEL) 4. It is built underneath Marine Parade Road, next to Parkway Parade, bringing rail connectivity to the Marine Parade town centre area.

The station’s underground passages stretch from Parkway Parade to the junction of Still Road South. Developments in the vicinity include Parkway Parade, Grand Mercure Roxy Hotel, iMall, Marine Parade Promenade, Marine Parade Community Building, as well as many other condominiums and HDB residential estates.

The station was originally targeted for completion and opening in Year 2023. However, it was delayed till 2024 due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.


First / Last Train Timings
Thomson-East Coast Line – (TE26) Marine Parade
Destination First Train Last Train
Weekdays & Sat Sun & Public Holidays Daily
TE1 Woodlands North
TE29 Bayshore

Station Layout
L1 Street level Bus stops, Taxi stand, pick-up/drop-off point
B1 Linkway 24-hour linkway between Exits 1 & 2 / Exits 4 & 6
Bicycle Parking Underground Bicycle Parking , Bicycle Kiosk
Ticket Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Service Kiosks, Passenger Service Centre, Retail Shops
B2 Platform A Thomson-East Coast Line towards TE29 Bayshore
Platform B Thomson-East Coast Line towards TE1 Woodlands North
Platforms
Thomson-East Coast Line (B2):
MRT_rail (2)
Platform A: Thomson-East Coast Line towards TE29 Bayshore via TE27 Marine Terrace (→)
Platform B: Thomson-East Coast Line towards TE1 Woodlands North via TE25 Tanjong Katong (←)
MRT_rail (2)

Marine Parade station has two platforms in an island platform arrangement.

Underground Bicycle Parking

An underground bicycle parking space with 364 lots will be provided as part of the Marine Parade MRT Station, located at Exit 2. Two lifts directly connect the parking space with the street level, with staircase provisions as well.

A bicycle kiosk provision is also available at the facility.

Civil Defence shelter

Marine Parade station is one of seven stations along the Thomson-East Coast Line (East Coast stretch) designated as Civil Defence (CD) shelters, which will be activated in times of national emergency. Apart from reinforced construction, the stations are designed and equipped with facilities to ensure the shelter environment is tolerable for all shelterees during shelter occupation. These facilities include protective blast doors, decontamination facilities, ventilation systems, power and water supply systems and a dry toilet system.

The other CD shelters are Tanjong Rhu, Marine Terrace, Siglap, Bedok South, Bayshore and Sungei Bedok stations.

Art in Transit: “WALK” by Ang Sookoon

Exits

Marine Parade MRT station has six exits leading to ground level.

Lifts directly connect the underground parking space with street level at Exit 2.

Exit Location Nearby
1 Marine Parade Central Marine Parade Road, iMall, Marine Parade Central Market & Food Centre, Marine Parade Polyclinic, Parkway Centre, Parkway Parade, Touch Centre
2 Marine Parade Road East Gate @ Katong, Hotel Indigo Katong, Katong Plaza, Katong Square, Katong V, Roxy Square, The Flow @ East Coast
3 Joo Chiat Road /Marine Parade Road Church of Singapore, i12 Katong
4 Marine Parade Road Church of the Holy Family
5 Still Road South / Marine Parade Road Marine Parade Community Building
6 Marine Parade Road / Marine Drive Marine Parade Community Building
24-hour Linkway

Two 24-hour underground linkways will be accessible even after train operating hours:

  • Linkway between Exit 2 near Brooke Road / Grand Mercure Roxy Hotel and Exit 1 near Marine Parade Central / Parkway Centre
  • Linkway between Exit 6 near Blocks 72 & 74 Marine Parade Road and Exit 4 near Sea Avenue / Marine Parade Road Park

Transport Connections

Marine Parade station connects to several bus stops in the vicinity, as well as taxi stands and passenger pick-up points.

Bus

There are 5 bus stops in the vicinity of Marine Parade station.

The original intention was to designate Bus Stop 92041A as Bus Stop 92031, as indicated by station locality maps displayed before the station’s opening in June 2024. However, without prior announcement, the bus stop commenced operations on 9 June 2024, accompanied by the relocation of several bus services from Bus Stop 92041.

Bus Stop Exit Bus Routes
92049 – Marine Parade Rd (Parkway Parade) 1 15, 31, 36, 36A, 36B, 43, 43e, 47, 48, 134, 135, 196, 196A, 196e, 197, 401, 853M, 966, 966A
92041 – Marine Parade Rd (Opp Parkway Parade) 2 31, 43, 43e, 48, 134, 196, 196e, 197, 853M
92041A – Marine Parade Rd (Opp Parkway Parade) 2 15, 36, 36B, 135, 966, 966A
92051 – Marine Parade Rd (Opp Blk 72) 4 15, 16, 16M, 31, 36, 36B, 43, 43e, 48, 134, 135, 196, 196e, 197, 853M, 966
92059 – Marine Parade Rd (Bet Blks 72/74) 6 15, 16, 16M, 31, 36, 36A, 36B, 43, 43e, 47, 48, 134, 135, 196, 196A, 196e, 197, 401, 853M, 966, 966A
Road

Taxi stands and pick-up/drop-off points are located near station exits.

Exit Road Provisions
1 Marine Parade Central Pick-up/drop-off point
2 Marine Parade Taxi Stand
3 Marine Parade Pick-up/drop-off point
5 Marine Parade Road Taxi stand, Pick-up/drop-off point
6 Marine Parade Road Taxi stand, Pick-up/drop-off point
MRT Bus Bridging Service

In the event of a MRT service disruption affecting Marine Parade station, MRT Bridging Buses may be activated to ply affected stretches of the Thomson-East Coast Line. In which case, the buses can be boarded from the following bus stops:

Towards Bus stop Exit
Thomson-East Coast Line (TEL Bridging Bus)
TE1 Woodlands North
TBC TBC
TE29 Bayshore TBC TBC

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


Construction Trivia

Contract T307 for the Construction of Marine Parade Station and Tunnels for Thomson-East Coast Line was awarded to Samsung C&T Corporation at a contract sum of S$555.3 million in November 2015.

Samsung C&T Corporation is an established contractor in Korea, which had completed several infrastructure and building projects in Korea and overseas, including Singapore. It was previously involved in the construction of North-South Line Marina South Pier station and Downtown Line 1 Telok Ayer station. They were also involved in the construction of Downtown Line 3 Expo and Tampines East stations, as well as TEL Caldecott station that interchanges with the Circle Line.


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7 thoughts on “Marine Parade MRT Station

  • 9 June 2024 at 3:55 PM
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    There are paper signages to direct commuters at marine parade exit 2, so bus stop 92041 (east of exit 2) will serve 31, 43, 43e, 48, 134, 196, 196e, 197, 853M; and bus stop 92031 (west of exit 2) will serve 15, 36, 135 and 966.

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