02 Aug '11, 12am

Feeling the squeeze on your morning commute? Opening of full Circle Line on Oct 8 offers relief

SINGAPORE - Relief is heading the way of commuters with the opening of the western arc of the Circle Line on Oct 8 and additional trains arriving at other rail lines. Announcing these plans yesterday, Transport Minister Lui Tuck Yew also hinted at more service improvements to come. He said the Land Transport Authority (LTA) and train operator SMRT are finalising plans to add more train trips to improve off-peak frequencies. Mr Lui noted frequencies during the peak periods are limited by the signalling equipment, but "there is a possibility" for frequencies during off-peak periods "to be better than what it is today". Currently, commuters have to wait an average of about six minutes between trains during off-peak periods. "The LTA and SMRT are finalising their plans to improve their frequency and they will announce this in due course," Mr Lui said. The Transport Minister ma...

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The final 12 stations on the western arc of the Circle Line will open on Oct 8. -- ST PHOTO: ALPHONSUS CHERN THE final 12 ...

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straitstimes.com 01 Aug '11, 10am

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