Shorter operating hours along the East West Line (EWL) between Bugis and Tanah Merah will take place on selected Fridays & Saturdays in May & June 2019 to facilitate additional engineering hours for power supply system renewal and maintenance works. This will involve early closures along the EWL.
Covered in this article:
- Affected stations and sectors
- Last train timings
- Extended feeder bus operating hours
Shuttle Bus Quick Links:
Affected MRT Stations
|East West Line|
As a result, train services on the East West Line between EW12DT14 Bugis and EW4CG Tanah Merah will be unavailable during the periods of closure. Train services between Tuas Link – Bugis, Tanah Merah – Pasir Ris, and Tanah Merah – Changi Airport will not be affected.
Affected Hours & Dates
On days of Early Closure:
- May 2019
Fridays: 3, 10 & 31 May 2019
Saturdays: 4 & 11 May 2019
- June 2019
Fridays: 7, 14, 21 & 28 June 2019
Saturdays: 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29 June 2019
Last trains will depart around 11:00 pm on the affected stretch.
Last Train Timings at Affected Stations
Last Train Timings to be released by SMRT Trains at a later date.
Shuttle Bus Service
A Shuttle Bus Service will be provided throughout the duration of the early closure. Fares for the Shuttle Bus Service are equivalent to the distance travelled by train.
|MRT Stations Served
|Shuttle 6||TBC||Bugis, Lavender, Kallang, Aljunied, Paya Lebar, Eunos, Kembangan, Bedok, Tanah Merah|
Extended Bus Operating Hours
On days of Early Closure, the last buses for residential bus services would be extended to allow commuters to connect from the Shuttle Bus Services.
- Pasir Ris
More details to be released by SBS Transit & Go-Ahead Singapore.
External Links & References:
- Longer Train Intervals at Selected North-South Line Stations in April 2019 and Early Closure of Selected East-West Line Stations in May and June 2019 – SMRT