Early Closure of Bukit Panjang LRT Line (Aug 2023) / Full Sunday Closure on 1 Oct 2023

Early Closures for the Bukit Panjang LRT Line (BPLRT) will take place on 2 weekends (Saturday & Sunday) in August 2023 to facilitate the testing and commissioning of the interim BPLRT Operations Control Centre (OCC) as part of the Bukit Panjang LRT Overhaul works.

In addition, a Full Day Closure of the BPLRT will take place on Sunday, 1 October 2023 to facilitate the migration of the existing OCC to the Interim OCC.

Daily early closures for BPLRT have been in place from 11:30 pm since 13 January 2019 to facilitate engineering works. On affected weekends in August 2023, the early closure will be brought forward by 1 hour, starting at 10:30 pm.

Occurs Affected Days
Early Closure at 10:30 pm on Affected Days Saturday, 12 August 2023
Sunday, 13 August 2023
Saturday, 19 August 2023
Sunday, 20 August 2023
Full Day Closure
Entire Day Sunday, 1 October 2023
Affected Sector Bukit Panjang LRT Line


Affected LRT Stations

Bukit Panjang LRT

As a result, BPLRT train services will:

  • End earlier at 10:30 pm on affected weekends (12, 13, 19 and 20 August 2023)
  • Be unavailable during the full-day closure on Sunday, 1 October 2023.

Alternate Bus Services

During Early Closure in August 2023

Commuters can take existing alternative bus services that serve the Choa Chu Kang / Bukit Panjang area such as 67, 171, 920, 922, 960, 963, 972, 972M, 973, 974 & 976.

During Full Day Closure on 1 October 2023

On Sunday, 1 October 2023, LRT Shuttle B will serve as a rail replacement service during the BPLRT Full Day Closure.

Shuttle Bus Service – LRT Shuttle B


Shuttle Operating Dates LRT Stations Served
LRT Shuttle B 1 October 2023
All Bukit Panjang LRT Stations (via Petir)


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