All About the Cross Island Line (CRL) MRT Stations, Nearby Properties

Cross Island Line Network map

The Cross Island Line (CRL) is Singapore’s 8th MRT line, stretching from Changi to Jurong. Phase 1 of the Cross Island Line has been announced. It will cover 29km and have 12 stations, starting from Aviation Park in Changi to Bright Hill in Sin Ming. From there the line is planned to extend to Bukit Timah, Clementi, West Coast and finally Jurong Industrial Estate.

Read on to learn more about each station in Phase 1 and the properties near them.

Cross Island Line Map

Cross Island Line Phase 1 Map

CR2 – Aviation Park MRT Station

Serving the area around Aviation Park Road, near Changi Air Base. The station number is “CR2”, as LTA is considering linking the CRL to Changi Airport Terminal 5 so “CR1” is reserved for the potential airport station.

CR3 – Loyang MRT Station

Cross Island Line Loyang MRT
Located in between Loyang Industrial Park and Loyang Valley condo. This will greatly benefit those working in the Loyang industrial area.

CR4 – Pasir Ris East MRT Station

Cross Island Line Pasir Ris East MRT
Located along Pasir Ris Drive 1. Loyang Point, Pasir Ris Polyclinic, White Sands Primary, Loyang Primary/Secondary, Greenview Secondary and the surrounding HDB estates are within walking distance.

CR5/EW1 – Pasir Ris MRT Interchange

Cross Island Line Pasir Ris MRT
Interchange with the East West Line (EWL). The existing station next to White Sands mall will be expanded along Pasir Ris Drive 1. A mixed used development may be built next to the station.

CR6 – Tampines North MRT Station

Cross Island Line Tampines North MRT
Located on vacant land between Tampines Avenue 11 and Tampines Industrial Street 62, this station will support the new HDB estates at Tampines North and Tampines North Industrial Park. Ikea, Giant and Courts Megastore are also in the vicinity.

CR7 – Defu MRT Station

Serving the Defu industrial area, the exact location is yet to be confirmed.

CR8/NE14 – Hougang MRT Interchange

Interchange with the North East Line (NEL). The existing Hougang station will be expanded onto adjacent vacant land and possibly integrated with the Hougang Central Bus Interchange next to it. There is potential here for a mixed development above the new station.

Nearby Properties:

The Florence Residences
Parkwood Collection
Riverfront Residences

CR9 – Serangoon North MRT Station

Serving the Serangoon North HDB estate and schools such as Rosyth School and Bowen Secondary.

Nearby Properties:

Affinity at Serangoon

CR10 – Tavistock MRT Station

Gain City and Daikin Airconditioning buildings at Ang Mo Kio Industrial Park 2 will be acquired to make way for this station. Tavistock Avenue Park may also be used for the station, and subsequently developed into a residential or mixed development.

CR11/NS16 – Ang Mo Kio MRT Interchange

Interchange with the North South Line (NSL). Ang Mo Kio Hub – next to the existing station – will be acquired and Ang Mo Kio Bus Interchange will likely be integrated into the new station. A new mall or mixed development is likely to be built above the new station.

CR12 – Teck Ghee MRT Station

Serving Teck Ghee HDB estate, the exact location is yet to be confirmed.

CR13/TE7 – Bright Hill MRT Interchange

Interchange with the Thomson East Coast Line (TEL). Kong Meng San Monastery will be acquired to make way for the station. It is likely that the vacant land opposite and the monastery site (quite a large one) will be developed into residential and/or mixed developments.

Nearby Properties:

Thomson Impressions