Downtown Line stage 1 now open

Stage 1 of the Downtown Line is now open. The 4.3KM section consist of 6 stations: Bugis, Promenade, Bayfront, Downtown, Telok Ayer and Chinatown.

Downtown Line Stage 2, which runs from Bukit Panjang along the Bukit Timah Road corridor, will be ready in 2016 while Stage 3 in the east will open in 2017. Once fully completed, the 42km Downtown Line will be the world’s longest driverless underground MRT line.

The entire network will be served by 88 trains. Downtown Line stage 1 currently uses 6 out of the 88 trains.

From 22 December 2013 to 1 January 2014, enjoy free travel if you enter and exit from any of the Downtown Line 1 stations.

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