Clarke Quay MRT station

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Clarke Quay MRT Station (NE5) is an MRT Station in Singapore. It is along the North East MRT Line.

History[change | change source]

The station was opened on 20 June 2003. The station has one of the lowest riderships along the North East Line, probably because it is on the wrong side of the Singapore River, and also partly due to the lack of developments surrounding the station and its proximity with Chinatown. It was formerly H4 / C4, before the opening.

The station is located on the opposite side of the Singapore River where Clarke Quay is actually situated. The distance between Clarke Quay and the previous station, Chinatown, is the shortest distance between two MRT stations in Singapore, a mere 360 metres. The reverse bungee ride, the Ministry of Sound nightclub and Club MoMo are located near to the station.

Station layout[change | change source]

L1 Street Level The Central
B1 Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Passenger Service Centre
B2 Platform A North East line MRT Singapore Destination 6.png towards  NE1  CC29  HarbourFront via  NE4  DT19  Chinatown
Island platform, doors will open on the right
Platform B North East line MRT Singapore Destination 7.png towards  NE17  PTC  Punggol via  NE6  NS24  CC1  Dhoby Ghaut

Exits[change | change source]

  • A: Chinatown Point, Hong Lim Park, Kerta Ayer NPP, Parkroyal on Pickering, Speakers’ Corner, Telok Ayer Hong Lim Green CC
  • B: Central Square, Furama City Centre, Havelock 2, Masjid Omar Kg Melaka, Ministry of Manpower Buidling, Old Thong Chai Medical Institution, Park Regis Singapore, Raffles Education Square, Swissotel Merchant Court Singapore, Family Justice Courts, The Riverside Piazza
  • C: Boat Quay, Clarke Quay, Liang Court, Read Bridge
  • E: The Central, Boat Quay, Clarke Quay, Fort Canning Park, Old Hill Street Police Station, Peranakan Museum, High Street Centre
  • F: The Central
  • G: The Central, Boat Quay