About Siglap Link and Siglap MRT Station
Seaside Residences is located at the Siglap Link and just 4 mins walk from the Siglap MRT Station.
As shown in the picture below, Siglap Link is the secondary road at Siglap. Siglap MRT Station (TE28) was first announced on 15 August 2014 and is an upcoming underground Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) station on the Thomson-East Coast Line in Bedok planning area. The station will be located at Marine Parade Road, near to Victoria School.
About Thomson-East Coast Line
The Thomson-East Coast Line (TEL) will be the 6th Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) and the 4th fully automated and driverless system line in Singapore. The line was announced on 15 August 2014 by the Land Transport Authority as the merger of the Thomson Line (TSL) and the Eastern Region Line (ERL). The line is fully underground.
The stretch from Woodlands North to Gardens by the Bay costs S$18 billion. The line will open in five stages from 2019 onwards, and interchanges with all existing lines. When the line fully opens, it is expected to serve about 500k commuters daily in the initial years, rising to 1 mil commuters daily in the long term.
The line, which is 43 km long and consists of 31 stations, will run through the north-south corridor, starting in the north at Woodlands town, then passing through the towns of Ang Mo Kio and Bishan, after that heading south to the residential estates of Thomson and Stevens, the shopping districts of Orchard Road and Marina Bay, then running eastwards along the east coast through Kallang, Marine Parade and Bedok South, before ending at Upper East Coast. Its depots are located at Mandai, south of Woodlands, and near the south-eastern terminus of the line at Tanah Merah.
If built, the planned Singapore-Johor Bahru Rapid Transit System is also likely to offer interchange to the line’s Woodlands North terminus.