Thomson-East Coast Line – Future of Urban Mobility

New MRT Rail Line – Thomson-East Coast Line

The Thomson-East Coast Line (TEL) is anticipated to commence full operations in 2025. Following the latest announcement in December 2023, Land Transport Authority (LTA) will transfer Stage 4 stations of this new line to the operator SMRT. This transfer will occur in early 2024 after LTA completes its train testing. Before the official commencement, further familiarization with operating, maintaining, and managing incidents is required at SMRT’s end. With the launch of TEL Stage 4, which includes seven new stations, the Thomson-East Coast Line is nearing completion. Read more