Helpful guidelines

Is Downtown Line driverless?

Is Downtown Line driverless?

With the introduction of DTL3, the DTL is now 42-km long. This makes it the longest underground and driverless MRT line in Singapore.

Is downtown line fully open?

The DTL is the fifth MRT line on the network to be opened and the third line to be entirely underground….Downtown MRT line.

Downtown Line
Planned opening 2024 (Stage 3e) 2025 (Hume) mid-2030s (Stage 2 extension)
Opened 22 December 2013 (Stage 1) 27 December 2015 (Stage 2) 21 October 2017 (Stage 3)

What does SMRT stand for?


Acronym Definition
SMRT Singapore Mass Rapid Transit
SMRT Silencing Mediator for Retinoid and Thyroid Hormone Receptors
SMRT Section for Magnetic Resonance Technologists
SMRT Submucosal Resection of the Turbinate (nasal procedure)

Which MRT line is driverless?

In Singapore, we currently have four driverless MRT lines which are capable of fully automatic and unattended train operations; the North East Line (NEL), the Circle Line (CCL), the Downtown Line (DTL) and the newest Thomson-East Coast Line (TEL).

Is it yellow or orange circle line?

Nope, it is orange.

Which is the biggest MRT station in Singapore?

Dhoby Ghaut mass rapid transit
Dhoby Ghaut mass rapid transit (MRT) station located on Orchard Road in Singapore is the country’s largest underground railway station. It is owned and maintained by the Land Transport Authority of Singapore and is used by around 20,000 commuters every hour during peak hours.

What kind of traffic is there at Newton station?

As such, Newton station sees moderate commuter traffic throughout the day. As an interchange station between the North South Line and Downtown Line, the station is also utilized frequently by transfer passengers between both rail lines.

Where is the new Newton MRT station located?

Newton MRT Station (NS21/DT11) is an underground interchange station located in the Newton Circus planning subzone, connecting the North South Line (NSL) and the Downtown Line (DTL).

What makes the Downtown Line different from the north south line?

The newer Downtown Line cuts underneath the North South Line, and the platforms serving both lines are connected with a transfer linkway at concourse level, within paid areas of the station. Full-height Platform screen doors isolate the air-conditioned station from the tunnel environment, enhancing commuter safety and station comfort.

What is the Downtown Line (DTL)?

The Downtown Line: The Game Changer The Downtown Line (DTL) is Singapore’s fifth MRT line and a game changer for public transport in Singapore. DTL reaches out to residential areas such as Bukit Panjang, Bukit Timah, MacPherson and Bedok Reservoir that were previously not served by the MRT.