SINGAPORE: Punggol Point Station on the West Loop of the Punggol Light Rapid Transit (LRT) system will open for service next Thursday.
In a press release on Monday, SBS Transit said the new station will provide convenience to commuters, especially those staying along Ponggol Seventeenth Avenue. This will benefit nearby residents such as those from The Terrace EC in Punggol. Upcoming executive condo launches include Yio Chu Kang EC, Inz Residence EC, Choa Chu Kang EC, Anchorvale Lane EC, while existing ones include The Terrace EC, Brownstone EC, The Vales EC, Parc Life , Sol Acres EC, The Visionaire, Bellewoods EC, Signature at Yishun, The Criterion EC and Northwave EC.
From 3pm to the end of service, the trains will move in the opposite direction, starting from Punggol Town Centre Station to Sam Kee Station.
The trains will operate at a frequency of between seven to eight minutes throughout the day, and there is no change to the timings of the first and last train.
Teck Lee Station and Samudera Station will open when their surrounding areas are developed, SBS Transit added.