三巴旺 | செம்பாவாங்
|Address||11 Canberra Road, Singapore 759775|
|Lines Served||North South Line|
|Opened||10 Feb 1996|
Sembawang MRT Station (NS11) is an above-ground station along the North South Line (NSL). It is located within the Sembawang Central planning subzone, in the heart of Sembawang New Town, and next to Sembawang Way, near the junctions of Sembawang Drive and Canberra Road.
Named after the Sembawang tree (Mesua ferruginea), Sembawang station was opened in February 1996 a part of the NSL (Woodlands Extension), and is a transport node for residents of Sembawang New Town, serving an adjacent shopping mall (Sun Plaza), community amenities, schools and housing developments. Bus services are offered from Sembawang Bus Interchange, connecting to other parts of the estate.
First / Last Train Timings
|North South Line – (NS11) Sembawang
|Destination||First Train||Last Train|
|Weekdays & Sat||Sun & Public Holidays||Daily|
|NS28 Marina South Pier||5:33am||5:49am||11:14pm|
|NS19 Toa Payoh||–||–||11:56pm|
|NS16 Ang Mo Kio||–||–||12:45am|
|NS1 Jurong East||5:32am||5:55am||12:34am|
|L2||Platform A||North South Line towards NS1EW24 Jurong East|
|Platform B||North South Line towards NS28 Marina South Pier|
|L1||Concourse||Faregates, Ticketing machines, Passenger Service Centre, Transitlink Ticket Office|
|Street Level||Bus stops, Taxi stand, pick-up/drop-off point, Retail Shops|
North South Line (L2):
|Platform A: North South Line towards NS1EW24 Jurong East via NS10 Admiralty (→)
Platform B: North South Line towards NS28 Marina South Pier via NS12 Canberra (←)
Sembawang station has two elevated North South Line platforms in an island platform arrangement.
- Retail Shops at concourse level (unpaid areas)
- Public Toilets at concourse level (unpaid areas)
- Bicycle racks at station exits
- ATMs and Self-service Machines at concourse level (unpaid areas)
- TransitLink Ticket Office
Operating Hours: 12:00am to 7:30pm on Weekdays, 12:00am to 6:00pm on Saturdays. Closed on Sundays and Public Holidays
Sembawang MRT station has four exits at ground level (A, B, C and D), all of which (except Exit B) offer barrier-free accessibility for the disabled.
|A||Bus Interchange / Sun Plaza||Sembawang Bus Interchange, Sun Plaza, Sembawang Public Library, Sembawang Primary School, Canberra Community Centre, Sembawang Neighbourhood Police Centre, Skypark Residences, Parc Life|
|B||Sembawang Drive||Sembawang Drive, Sembawang Secondary School, Singapore Christian Home, Canberra Primary School, HDB Sun Trellis, HDB Sun Bliss|
|C||Sembawang Way||Sembawang Way (Main Road)|
|D||Canberra Road||Furen International School, Wellington Primary School, HDB Montreal Spring|
Sembawang station connects to a bus interchange, several bus stops in the vicinity, as well as a taxi stand and passenger pick-up point.
There is a bus interchange and four bus stops linked to Sembawang station. Other bus stops in the vicinity of Sembawang MRT Station are also listed here.
|No.||Bus stop||Exit||Bus Routes|
|Sembawang Bus Interchange||A||117, 117M, 167, 859, 859A, 859B, 882, 883, 883M, 980, 981|
|B/s 1||58111 – Canberra Rd (Blk 351 CP)||D||856, 859, 859A, 882, 980, 981|
|B/s 2||58119 – Canberra Rd (Blk 502A)||D||856, 859, 859B, 882, 980, 981|
|B/s 3||58211 – Sembawang Way (Sembawang Stn)||C||117, 117M, 858, 859, 859B, 882, 883, 883M, 981, NS-2|
|B/s 4||58219 – Sembawang Way (Opp Sembawang Stn)||C||117, 117M, 858, 859, 859A, 882, 883, 883M, 981|
|–||58151 – Canberra Rd (Bef Sembawang Stn)||D||167, 856, 858, 980|
|–||58159 – Canberra Rd (Aft Admiral Hill)||D||167, 856, 858, 980|
|–||58241 – Sembawang Vista (Sembawang Int/Opp Blk 315)||A||859, 859A|
|–||58249 – Sembawang Vista (Blk 309)||A||859|
|–||58259 – Sembawang Dr (Opp Sun Plaza)||B||117, 117M, 859, 859A, 882, 883, 883M, 962, 980, 981|
|–||58251 – Sembawang Dr (Sun Plaza/Sembawang Stn)||B||117, 117M, 859, 859B, 882, 883, 883M, 962, 980, 981|
Taxi stands and pick-up/drop-off points are located next to station exits:
|B||Sembawang Way (Westbound)||Taxi stand (H13), Pick-up/Drop-off point|
|D||Slip Road from Canberra Road (Northbound)||Pick-up/Drop-off point|
MRT Bus Bridging Service
In the event of a MRT service disruption affecting Sembawang station, MRT Bridging Buses may be activated to ply affected stretches of the North South Line. In which case, the buses can be boarded from the following bus stops:
|North South Line (NSL Bridging Bus)
|NS1EW24 Jurong East||Sembawang Bus Interchange (Berth 3)||A|
|NS28 Marina South Pier||Sembawang Bus Interchange (Berth 3)||A|
In addition, passengers can board free regular bus services at Sembawang Bus Interchange, as well as Bus Stops 3 & 4 when activated.
Passenger Usage Patterns
Located within the Sembawang town centre, Sembawang station benefits a shopping mall, community amenities, schools and housing developments in the vicinity. It is also a key transport node for Sembawang residents, encountering moderate to high demand throughout the day.
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