North South MRT Line facts for kids
North South MRT Line
வடக்கு தெற்கு எம்ஆர்டி வழி
The North South Line is coloured red on system maps.
|System||Mass Rapid Transit (Singapore)|
Marina South Pier
|Opened||7 November 1987|
|Owner||Land Transport Authority|
|Character||Elevated, at-grade, Underground|
|Rolling stock||C151, C651, C751B, C151A, C151B (Future), C151C (Future)|
|Line length||44 km (27 mi)|
|Track gauge||1,435 mm (4 ft 8 1⁄2 in) standard gauge|
|Electrification||750V DC Third rail|
The North South MRT Line was the first Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) line in Singapore. It is 44 km long and has 25 stations and it is being operated by SMRT Trains. It would usually take one hour to travel from one end of the MRT line to the other. This line is coloured red on the MRT Rail map.
This line joins the Central area of Singapore to the Northern and Southern areas of Singapore. To transfer to the East West MRT Line, a commuter can transfer at Jurong East, Raffles Place or City Hall. Transferring to the North East MRT Line is done at Dhoby Ghaut with a linkway. The Bishan MRT Station and Dhoby Ghaut MRT Station can transfer a commuter to the Circle MRT Line.
|Station Number||Station Name||Interchange|
|NS1 / EW24||Jurong East||East West Line; Transfer available between Marina Bay-bound and both Pasir Ris-bound and Joo Koon-bound trains|
|NS4 / BP1||Choa Chu Kang||Bukit Panjang LRT|
|NS15||Yio Chu Kang|
|NS16||Ang Mo Kio|
|NS17 / CC15||Bishan||Circle Line|
|NS21 / DT11||Newton||Downtown Line|
|NS24 / NE6 / CC1||Dhoby Ghaut||North East Line, Circle Line|
|NS25 / EW13||City Hall||East West Line; Transfer available between Marina Bay-bound and Pasir Ris-bound trains, and between Jurong East-bound and Joo Koon-bound trains|
|NS26 / EW14||Raffles Place||East West Line; Transfer available between Marina Bay-bound and Joo Koon-bound trains, and between Jurong East-bound and Pasir Ris-bound trains|
|NS27 / CE2||Marina Bay||Circle Line Marina Bay Extension|
|NS28||Marina South Pier|
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