Early Closures along the North East Line (NEL) between Serangoon and Punggol will take place on all Fridays & Saturdays in July 2019. This will facilitate additional engineering hours to support intensified maintenance and renewal works.
Covered in this article:
- Affected stations and sectors
- Last train timings
- Extended feeder bus operating hours
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Affected MRT Stations
|North East Line|
As a result, train services on the North East Line between NE12CC13 Serangoon and NE17PTC Punggol will be unavailable during the Early Closure. Train services remain unaffected, although operating at a reduced frequency of about 9 minutes along the remaining sections of the NEL (HarbourFront — Serangoon).
Affected Hours & Dates
- On days of Early Closure:
– 5 & 6 July 2019
– 12 & 13 July 2019
– 19 & 20 July 2019
– 26 & 27 July 2019
last trains will depart at around 11:00 pm on the affected stretch.
Last Train Timings at Affected Stations
Southbound towards (6) HarbourFront
|Station||Last Train to
|NE10 Potong Pasir||0019|
|NE9 Boon Keng||0021|
|NE8 Farrer Park||0023|
|NE7DT12 Little India||0025|
|NE6NS24CC1 Dhoby Ghaut||0027|
|NE5 Clarke Quay||0029|
|NE3EW16 Outram Park||0033|
Northbound towards (7) Punggol
|Station||Last Train to
|Last Train to
|NE3EW16 Outram Park||2242||2358|
|NE5 Clarke Quay||2245||0002|
|NE6NS24CC1 Dhoby Ghaut||2248||0004|
|NE7DT12 Little India||2250||0006|
|NE8 Farrer Park||2252||0008|
|NE9 Boon Keng||2254||0010|
|NE10 Potong Pasir||2256||0013|
Extended Train Operating Hours
During periods of Early Closure, Operating Hours for the North East Line Southbound Train Service towards HarbourFront, Sengkang LRT and Punggol LRT will be extended.
- Southbound train services on the North East Line from NE12CC13 Serangoon to NE1CC29 HarbourFront will be extended to 12:15am.
- Sengkang LRT services on the East and West Loop will be extended to depart Sengkang at 1:10am.
- Punggol LRT services on the East and West Loop will be extended to depart Punggol at 1:15am.
Shuttle Bus Service
A Shuttle Bus Service will be provided throughout the duration of the early closures. Fares for the Shuttle Bus Services are equivalent to the distance travelled by train.
|MRT Stations Served
|Shuttle 21||602||Serangoon, Kovan, Hougang, Buangkok, Sengkang, Punggol|
Extended Bus Operating Hours
On days of Early Closure, several residential bus services will be extended to allow commuters to connect from the Shuttle Bus Services.
- Hougang Central Bus Interchange
Service 325 – 12:50am
- Punggol Temporary Bus Interchange
Service 83 – 1:30am (Ends at Sengkang Int)
Service 382G – 1:30am
Service 386 – 1:30am