Sneak Preview of Thomson-East Coast Line Stage 2 – Beautifully Designed Stations!

Sneak Preview of Thomson-East Coast Line Stage 2 – Beautifully Designed!

Minister for Transport Ong Ye Kung gave us a sneak preview of the upcoming Thomson-East Coast Line Stage 2 (TEL2) which will open in the coming months!


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“Every Station Is Carefully Architectured and Designed, With Unique Features”

Caldecott MRT Station

TEL Caldecott station has a unique ‘X’ architecture feature

“TEL Caldecott station has a unique ‘X’ architecture feature” (Photo: Ong Ye Kung/Facebook)

Mayflower MRT Station

 Mayflower has bird sculptures scattered throughout, inspired by the birdwatching community in the Kebun Baru area

“Mayflower has bird sculptures scattered throughout, inspired by the birdwatching community in the Kebun Baru area” (Photo: Ong Ye Kung/Facebook)

Springleaf MRT Station

Springleaf has a beautiful “Tree of Memories” art piece (try to spot the famous Ampang Yong Tao Fu in the picture)

“Springleaf has a beautiful “Tree of Memories” art piece (try to spot the famous Ampang Yong Tao Fu in the picture)” (Photo: Ong Ye Kung/Facebook)


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“Ready To Open in Q3 This Year”

A special thank you to SMRT for the farewell cake.

“A special thank you to SMRT for the farewell cake.” (Photo: Ong Ye Kung/Facebook)

In a Facebook post on Friday (May 14), Minister Ong mentioned that the second stage of the Thomson-East Coast Line (TEL2) is undergoing testing, and ready to be opened in the third quarter (Q3) this year.

“Stretching from Springleaf station to Caldecott station, TEL2 will further expand our rail network, and add another connection from the northern part of Singapore to the Circle Line,” he added.

Minister Ong also thanked the Land Transport Authority (LTA) for the hard work building TEL2 and rail operator SMRT for getting it ready for operation.

Click to learn more about the Thomson-East Coast Line (TEL) »


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Related Links
Thomson-East Coast Line – SGTrains
Circle Line – SGTrains

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“Had a sneak preview of the six Thomson-East Coast Line Stage 2 (#TEL2) stations.” – Ong Ye Kung/Facebook

Photos adapted from Ong Ye Kung/Facebook


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Matthew Ng

An avid train enthusiast since 2009, he designs graphics and infographics to promote the little known facts about Singapore's train network.