EWL Operating hours Jan

Shorter Weekend Service Hours on Another Part of East-West Line in January

January 3, 2018

    10 MRT stations on East West Line will have shorter operational hours every weekend in January 2018, starting on 5 January.

    The 10 affected stations are from Paya Lebar to Pasir Ris, and from Tanah Merah to Changi Airport.

    This includes two more full-day closures of 10 stations on Jan 21 and Jan 28, both Sundays. And there will be early closures on Fridays and Saturdays at 11pm and late openings at 8am on Saturdays and Sundays.

    4 Shuttle bus services will provide services at those stations for better commute.

    ServiceService AreaInterval
     Shuttle 7 Between Aljunied and Pasir Ris (Both Bounds) 3-5 minutes (peak), and 5-10 minutes (off-peak)
     Shuttle 8 Between Tanah Merah and Changi Airport Terminal 3 (Both Bounds)
     Shuttle 11From Aljunied to MacPherson (One Direction)
     Express 12 Between Changi Airport and Bugis (Both Bounds) 15-18 minutes


    An overview in graph:

    MRT Station Closures


    Train services on NSL between Orchard and Marina South Pier will be operating at longer intervals of between 10-15 minutes on late Friday and Saturday nights, and early Saturday and Sunday mornings.

    NSL SectorTrain Service at 10-15 min IntervalsDays
    Orchard – City Hall (both bounds) & Raffles Place – Marina South Pier (both bounds)After 11.00pmFriday and Saturday
    5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20,26 & 27 Jan
    Before 7.00amSaturday and Sunday
    6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27 & 28 Jan

    There will also be no service between City Hall and Raffles Place MRT stations on the NSL. SMRT will enhance night bus services and some regular bus services along the affected stretch during this time.


    There will be limited services on stretches of the Sengkang-Punggol LRT on six Sundays

    While all Sengkang-Punggol LRT stations will open at 5.30am as usual, there will be train services on only one platform at selected segments until 7am, with the other platform opening after 7am.

    Check Moovit for the up-to-date train schedules.


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