The Taman Tun Dr Ismail MRT station, also known as the TTDI station, is an elevated MRT station on the MRT Kajang Line serving the suburb of Taman Tun Dr Ismail, Kuala Lumpur and Damansara Utama, Petaling Jaya, Selangor.
The MRT station was opened on 16 December 2016 under Phase One operations of the line.
The station has an outlet of the Japanese chain convenience store FamilyMart, located at the unpaid section of the station concourse level.
The station’s location was however the third choice, after two earlier locations received objections during the public display of the line (mandatory under existing laws).
The original location of the TTDI MRT Station was next to the TTDI fire station, which was objected and forced Prasarana (project owner pre- establishment of MRT Corp) to propose shifting it next to the TTDI Wet Market, some 300 metres away.
This too was not popular, and the majority of objections came from residents of Jalan SS20/10 in Damansara Kim across the LDP.
The fear was that parking along the road and area would be congested by future MRT users.
The final location necessitated the acquisition of two Caltex petrol stations on each side of the elevated station.
There was also a small plot of land that could have been the site of a multi-storey park and ride (MSPR) building.
The MSPR was included in the approved plan, but MRT Corp later sought the approval of the Land Public Transport Authority (SPAD) to remove the MSPR.
The odd shape of the small plot available meant that the number of bays were small (less than 120 bays) making the cost per bay too high.
The allotted bays were then added to the Phileo Damansara Station MSPR.
The Taman Tun Dr Ismail MRT station has a layout and design similar to that of most other elevated stations on the line (except the terminus and underground stations).
|Taman Tun Dr Ismail MRT station layout|
|LEVEL 2: MRT platform level|
|Platform 1: MRT Kajang Line towards Kajang|
|Platform 2: MRT Kajang Line towards Kwasa Damansara|
|LEVEL 1: Concourse|
|Faregates, ticketing machines; customer service office; station control; FamilyMart convenience shop|
|LEVEL G: Ground level|
|Entrances A and B with feeder bus stop, taxi lay-bys and private vehicle lay-bys|
The station is designed with the platform level on the topmost floor, consisting of two sheltered side platforms along a double tracked line and a single concourse housing ticketing facilities between the ground level and the platform level.
All levels are linked by lifts, stairways and escalators.
The station has two entrances, built on land which were previously petrol stations, and are located on both sides of Jalan Damansara. The feeder bus stops are located at both entrances.
The entrance A accommodates feeder bus stop, taxi and private vehicle lay-by, TTDI Ascencia, Menara Glomac, Glo Damansara, and KPJ Damansara Medical Centre.
The entrance B accommodates taxi and private vehicle lay-by, Jalan Wan Kadir 3, Jalan Wan Kadir 4, TTDI Plaza, Menara LGB, The Residence, and TTDI Market.
Location of station
The Taman Tun Dr Ismail MRT station is located directly above Jalan Damansara and its support columns are located along the median of the road.
Facilities & services
The Taman Tun Dr Ismail MRT station provides following facilities and services for your convenience.
- Feeder Bus
- Public toilets
- Public telephone
- Customer service office
- Ticket vending machine
- Side platform
- Ramp access
- Tactile tiles
- Disabled-friendly toilets
- Low lift buttons for wheel chair users
- Braille for the lift buttons
- Staff at stations to provide assistance
- Low counters for wheel chair users
Feeder bus services
With the opening of the MRT Kajang Line, feeder buses also began operating linking the station with several residential areas in Taman Tun Dr Ismail, Damansara Utama and Damansara Jaya.
The feeder buses operate from the station’s feeder bus stops at both entrances of the station.
|T813 – Taman Tun Dr Ismail MRT station to / from Petaling Jaya Section SS22|
|Jalan Damansara ➝ Damansara-Puchong Expressway ➝ Jalan SS21/56 ➝ Jalan SS21/1 ➝ Sprint Highway ➝ Jalan SS22/23 ➝ Jalan SS22/43 ➝ Jalan SS22/41|
|T814 – Taman Tun Dr Ismail MRT station to / from Taman Tun Dr Ismail|
|Jalan Wan Kadir 5 ➝ Jalan Dato Sulaiman ➝ Persiaran Zaaba ➝ Jalan Burhanuddin Helmi 2 ➝ Jalan Athinahappan ➝ Damansara-Puchong Expressway ➝ Sprint Highway|
Check LRT, MRT & Monorail Fare
The following is a simple fare calculator that helps you to check the train ticket fare if you are using the Kelana Jaya Line LRT (KJL-LRT), the Ampang Line LRT (AGL-LRT), the Sri Petaling Line LRT (SPL-LRT), the KL Monorail (MRL), and the MRT Kajang Line (MRT-SBK).
|Taman Tun Dr Ismail (SBK10) MRT station statistics|
|Location||Taman Tun Dr Ismail, Damansara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia|
|Lines||MRT Kajang Line|
|Platforms||2 side platforms|
|Opened||16 December 2016|
|Owned by||Mass Rapid Transit Corporation Sdn Bhd|
|Reference||Taman Tun Dr Ismail station on wikipedia|
MRT stations of MRT Kajang Line
The MRT Kajang Line is the first line of the Klang Valley Mass Rapid Transit Project (KVMRT). The line runs underground for a distance of 9.5km beneath the centre of Kuala Lumpur while the rest of the alignment is elevated. The line has 31 stations of which seven are underground.
The following is a simplified table showing the integrations and connections of MRT Kajang line with other rail systems to complete the Greater Kuala Lumpur / Klang Valley Integrated Transit System.
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