VivoCity Station

 S1 
VivoCity
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VivoCity Station - Station Faregates
Station Faregates
Lines Served   Sentosa Express
Operator Sentosa Development Corporation
Structure Elevated
Platform Spanish Solution
Opened 15 Jan 2007

VivoCity Station (S1) is a light rail station and the northern terminus of the Sentosa Express monorail line. Located at HarbourFront on mainland Singapore, the station is overground and integrated within the third floor of the VivoCity shopping mall. It also connects with  NE1  CC29  HarbourFront MRT Station.

The station is colour coded Orange. It was formerly named Sentosa Station until 1 April 2019.


First / Last Train Timings

Sentosa Express – S1 VivoCity
Destination First Train
(Daily)
Last Train (Daily)
Beach 7:00am 12:00am

Station Layout

L3 Sentosa Express Platforms Sentosa Express towards  S4  Beach
Concourse Faregates, Tourist Information, Ticketing counters
VivoCity Retail Shops, Sky Park
L2 VivoCity Retail Shops
L1 VivoCity Retail Shops, Bus Stops
B1 VivoCity Retail Shops
B2 VivoCity Retail Shops
MRT Concourse  NE1  CC29  HarbourFront, underpass to HarbourFront Bus Interchange

Platforms

Sentosa Express towards  S4  Beach via  S2  Resorts World (→)
monorail-rail
Sentosa Express (Alighting only)

VivoCity station is overground with two side platforms for boarding and alighting passengers, in an arrangement known as the Spanish solution; passengers board from one side of the train after all passengers have alighted on the other side, thereby optimizing commuter flow by separating boarding and alighting passengers.

Full-height Platform screen doors isolate the air-conditioned station from the outside environment, enhancing commuter safety and station comfort.

Every Sentosa Express station has a is colour-coded for easy recognition. The colour code for VivoCity is Orange.

Concourse

The station concourse is located on the same floor as the platforms, with ticketing counters, ticketing machines, information counters and toilets. Ticket barriers separate the paid and unpaid areas of the station, with at least one wide-swinging gate for the benefit of passengers-in-wheelchairs and those carrying bulky items or travelling with prams.

Ticketing

The Sentosa Express charges a fare of S$4 upon entry at VivoCity station (HarbourFront). Thereafter, rides within Sentosa Island and outbound rides exiting at VivoCity station are free of charge for all commuters, regardless if they have entered Sentosa Island using the Sentosa Express.

A contactless card called the Sentosa Pass can be purchased at VivoCity station for S$4, allowing entry into Sentosa island via the monorail. Payment can be made using cash, NETS or major credit cards (VISA, MasterCard, AMEX and JCB). Alternatively, visitors can use their CEPAS cards at the fare gantries of VivoCity station, where the S$4 fare will be deducted.

Sentosa Islander membership cardholders have unlimited rides on the Sentosa Express for the duration of their validity.

Exits

VivoCity station has one exit within VivoCity shopping mall.

Exit Disabled access Location Nearby
Yes VivoCity (Level 3) VivoCity Roof Garden, Food court, Retail Shops, escalators and lifts to lower floors, exit and HarbourFront MRT Station

Station Amenities

Safety Features

  • Emergency Train Stop buttons at station platforms, when activated, will prevent approaching trains from entering the station, and any train already stopped at the platform will be prevented from moving off.
  • Fire Extinguishers in various locations

Transport Connections

VivoCity station connects to HarbourFront MRT Station for transfers to the North-East Line or Circle Line, and HarbourFront Bus Interchange for other bus services.

Bus stop Exit Bus Routes
HarbourFront Bus Interchange 65, 80, 93, 123M, 124, 188, 188e, 855, 963, 963e
14141 – Telok Blangah Rd (HarbourFront Stn/Vivocity) 10, 30, 30e, 57, 61, 65, 80, 97, 97e, 100, 123M, 131, 143, 145, 166, 855, NR1, NR6, RWS8
14119 – Telok Blangah Rd (Opp VivoCity) 10, 30, 30e, 57, 61, 65, 80, 97, 97e, 100, 123M, 131, 143, 145, 166, 855, NR1, NR6
Rail connection Exit Train Services
  NE1  CC29  HarbourFront MRT Station North East Line and Circle Line

Road

Pick-up/drop-off points located near the station are:

Exit Location Provisions
VivoCity (Ground floor) Taxi stand, Pick-up/drop-off point

Rail Bridging Services

In the event of a Monorail service disruption affecting VivoCity station, a free shuttle bus service may be activated to ply the entire Sentosa Express route. In which case, the buses can be boarded from the following bus stops:

Towards Bus Stop
Sentosa Express
 S4  Beach HarbourFront Bus Interchange

Passenger Usage Patterns

As the mainland terminus of the Sentosa Express, VivoCity station encounters high demand throughout most of the day.

History

Sentosa station opened on 15 January 2007 with the opening of the Sentosa Express monorail. It was renamed to VivoCity station on 1 April 2019.

Future Developments


Major Incidents


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External Links & References

2 thoughts on “VivoCity Station

  • 3 April 2019 at 8:56 PM
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    As of 1 April 2019, this station has been renamed to Vivocity station.

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  • 5 October 2018 at 9:42 PM
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    Is dogs allow to take Sentosa tram

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