Bayfront MRT station

Coordinates: 01°16′57″N 103°51′34″E / 1.28250°N 103.85944°E / 1.28250; 103.85944
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 CE1  DT16 
Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) interchange
Upper platform level (Platforms A and B) of Bayfront station
General information
Location11 Bayfront Avenue
Singapore 018957
Coordinates01°16′57″N 103°51′34″E / 1.28250°N 103.85944°E / 1.28250; 103.85944
Operated bySMRT Trains Ltd (SMRT Corporation) (Circle line)
SBS Transit Rail Pte Ltd (ComfortDelGro Corporation) (Downtown line)
Platforms4 (2 island platforms)
ConnectionsBus, taxi
Structure typeUnderground
Platform levels2
ParkingYes (Marina Bay Sands)
Bicycle facilitiesYes
Opened14 January 2012; 12 years ago (2012-01-14) (CCL)
22 December 2013; 10 years ago (2013-12-22) (DTL)
Preceding station Mass Rapid Transit Following station
towards HarbourFront
Circle Line Marina Bay
Promenade Downtown Line Downtown
towards Expo
Singapore MRT/LRT system map
Singapore MRT/LRT system map
Bayfront station in Singapore

Bayfront MRT Station (CE1/DT16) is a MRT Station in Singapore. It is an interchange station between the Circle and Downtown lines. It serves mainly the Marina Bay Sands hotel and casino, an underground walkway also provides visitors with a convenient passage to Gardens by the Bay.

Bayfront was the fifth and newest station that has a cross-platform interchange, after City Hall, Raffles Place, Jurong East and Tanah Merah.

History[change | change source]

This station was opened on 14 January 2012 and commuters can view the glimpse of the Downtown Line until the line opens on 22 December 2013.

Services and connections[change | change source]

At the platform level, there are several platforms for the Bayfront MRT Station:

  • Platform A, located at B2 is for trains heading towards Marina Bay (Circle Line)
  • Platform B, located at B3 is for trains heading towards Bukit Panjang via Promenade (Downtown Line)
  • Platform C, located at B3 is for trains heading towards Stadium via Promenade (Circle Line)
  • Platform D, located at B2 is for trains heading towards Chinatown and Expo via Downtown (Downtown Line)

In addition, bus services 97, 106, 133, 502, 518 also stops at two of the key stops at Bayfront Avenue, which is next to Marina Bay Sands and Bayfront MRT Station respectively.

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