The Cochrane MRT station is an underground MRT station located in the Cheras area of Kuala Lumpur adjacent to Jalan Cochrane, Jalan Peel and Jalan Shelley.


The MRT station is on the MRT Sungai Buloh - Kajang Line and was opened on 17 July 2017 under Phase Two operations of the line.

It is also well located near two large shopping complexes - MyTown Shopping Centre (housing Malaysia's second IKEA store) and Sunway Velocity Mall.

Aerial view of Cochrane MRT Station while construction on the ground level still ongoing, photo take in Dec 2017
Aerial view of Cochrane MRT Station while construction on the ground level still ongoing, photo take in Dec 2017

Station Layout

Level Description
G: Street Level Entrance A, Entrance B, Feeder bus stop, taxi lay-by, kiss and ride lay-by, future access via elevated pedestrian bridge to Sunway Velocity Mall
B1: Upper Concourse underground pedestrian linkway to MyTown Shopping Centre B1 level
B3: Lower Concourse Ticket vending machines; Customer service office; Fare gates, toilets
B4: Platform Level Platform 1: Sungai Buloh - Kajang Line towards Kajang
Platform 2 Sungai Buloh - Kajang Line towards Sungai Buloh

The station has four underground levels, with three accessible to the public, namely the Upper Concourse Level, Lower Concourse Level and the Platform Level. One level housing the plant rooms is located between the Upper and Lower Concourse Levels, and is not accessible by the public.

View of station skylight and Entrance A at Jalan Cochrane with the MyTown Shopping Complex in the background
View of station skylight and Entrance A at Jalan Cochrane with the MyTown Shopping Complex in the background

The ground level above the station is an open plaza with the station's two entrance buildings cum ventilation shafts as well as a skylight opening with a distinctive glass pyramid.

Location of station

The underground station is located in Cheras along Jalan Cochrane, Jalan Peel and Jalan Shelley.

Cochrane station location map
Location map

The station is located near two large shopping complexes - MyTown Shopping Centre (housing Malaysia's second IKEA store) and Sunway Velocity Mall, with the former being connected to the station via an underground pedestrian linkway and the latter via an elevated pedestrian bridge.

Location of Cochrane MRT station
Location of Cochrane MRT station, view larger map

The station has two entrances, Entrance A at Jalan Cochrane and Entrance B at Jalan Shelley. Both entrances have escalators and stairs while only Entrance A has lifts providing universal access. The entrances are located at the ground level plazas.

The entrance A is located on the south side of Jalan Cochrane. It accommodates access to the Feeder bus stop, taxi lay-by, kiss and ride lay-by.

Entrance A: South side of Jalan Cochrane
Entrance A located at south side of Jalan Cochrane

The Entrance B is located west side of Jalan Shelley. It accommodates access to Jalan Peel, Sunway Velocity Mall (via elevated pedestrian bridge), Church of Sacred Heart, AEON Big Jalan Peel, and St John Ambulance of Malaysia Headquarters.

An elevated pedestrian linkway, from Entrance B of the station to the Sunway Velocity Mall, has also been opened since 2 January 2018.

Entrance B: West side of Jalan Shelley
Entrance B located at west side of Jalan Shelley

An underground pedestrian linkway between the station and MyTown Shopping Centre has been opened to public since 28 December 2017.The linkway connects the Upper Concourse Level of the station to B1 Level of the shopping centre, running beneath Jalan Cochrane.

MyTown Linkway
MyTown Linkway


Facilities & services

The following facilities and services are available for your convenience.

View of the little see-through pyramid inside the Cohrane station
View of the little see-through pyramid inside the Cohrane station
  • Lift
  • Escalator
  • Island platform
  • Feeder Bus
  • Public toilets
  • Customer service office
  • Ticket vending machine
  • Public telephone
  • Surau
  • 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

Escalator and stair access between levels at Cohrane station
Escalator and stair access between levels at Cohrane station
Escalator and stair access between levels at Cohrane station
Escalator and stair access between levels at Cohrane station
The theme chosen for the interior design of the station was "Urban Living" in recognition of the role the station will play in the redevelopment of the area.

Ticket vending machines on the concourse level
Ticket vending machines on the concourse level
Concourse level of the Cochrane station
Concourse level of the Cochrane station
The residential and home-maker retail redevelopments located around the station offer a softer residential context amenable to vibrant forms and harmonious colors within the entrance and interior design.

Escalator and stair access to the boarding platforms
Escalator and stair access to the boarding platforms
Platform 2: Sungai Buloh - Kajang Line towards Sungai Buloh
Platform 2: Sungai Buloh - Kajang Line towards Sungai Buloh

Underground pedestrian linkway to MyTown Shopping Centre

An underground pedestrian linkway between the station and MyTown Shopping Centre has been opened to public since 28 December 2017. The linkway connects the Upper Concourse Level of the station to B1 Level of the shopping centre, running beneath Jalan Cochrane.

Entrance to the underground pedestrian linkway to MyTown Shopping Centre
Entrance to the underground pedestrian linkway to MyTown
Linkway towards MyTown Shopping Centre.
Linkway towards MyTown Shopping Centre.
Towards the shopping centre.
Towards the shopping centre.
Corridor towards the linkway at MyTown Shopping Centre
Corridor towards the linkway at MyTown Shopping Centre

Elevated pedestrian linkway to Sunway Velocity Mall

An elevated pedestrian linkway, from Entrance B of the station to the Sunway Velocity Mall, has also been opened since 2 January 2018.

Start of linkway at station Entrance B.
Start of linkway at station Entrance B.
Escalators to the elevated pedestrian linway.
Escalators to the elevated pedestrian linway
Linkway over Jalan Shelly and Jalan Peel
Linkway over Jalan Shelly and Jalan Peel
View of the linkway
View of the linkway

Feeder bus services

With the Phase Two opening of the MRT Sungai Buloh-Kajang Line on 17 July 2017, feeder buses also began operating linking the station with several housing and industrial areas in Bandar Tun Razak, Hospital Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (HUKM), Bandar Sri Permaisuri and Taman Midah.

Station's feeder bus available at Jalan Chochrane
Station's feeder bus available at Jalan Chochrane

The feeder buses operate from the station's feeder bus stop at Jalan Cochrane.

Bus Service Route Via
T400 Cochrane station to/from Bandar Tun Razak Industrial Area Jalan Cheras, Maluri LRT station, Maluri MRT station, Jalan Yaacob Latif, Jalan Midah Besar, Jalan Budiman, Persiaran Mewah, Jalan Ikhlas, Jalan Makmur, Bandar Tun Razak LRT station
T401 Cochrane station to/from Dataran Dwitasik, Bandar Sri Permaisuri Jalan Cheras, Maluri LRT station, Maluri MRT station, Jalan Ikan Emas, Jalan Siakap, Jalan Sri Permaisuri, Jalan Tasik Permaisuri, Jalan Jelawat, Cheras LRT station


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MRT Sungai Buloh-Kajang line alignment map
Alignment map for MRT Sungai Buloh-Kajang (SBK) line, view larger version

Landscaping at the ground level of the station. Entrance B to the station is the black building at centre.
Landscaping at the ground level of the station. Entrance B to the station is the black building at centre.


Cochrane MRT station statistics
Name Cochrane station (SBK21)
Location Jalan Cochrane, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Lines MRT Sungai Buloh - Kajang Line
Structure Underground
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Parking Not Available
Bicycle facilities Not available
Opened 17 July 2017
Owned by Mass Rapid Transit Corporation Sdn Bhd
Reference Cochrane station on wikipedia