The Taman Pertama MRT station is an elevated MRT station located along the Cheras Highway, just right next to where it branches to Loke Yew Highway and Jalan Cheras.
The Taman Pertama MRT station is one of the stations being built as part of the Klang Valley Mass Rapid Transit (KVMRT) project on the MRT Kajang Line.
|Stations for MRT Kajang Line|
|↱ ⇄ Maluri|
It was opened on 17 July 2017 under Phase Two operations of the MRT Kajang Line.
The Taman Pertama MRT station is on the MRT Kajang Line and was opened on 17 July 2017 under Phase Two operations of the line.
This is the first elevated station (towards Kajang) after exiting the underground section at Maluri.
The station is located at strategic location as it is just 2km to Velocity Mall, 2.7km to HUKM, 2.8km to MyTown / IKEA, 3km to Tesco Extra, 5km to Bukit Bintang and 6km to KLCC.
It has many amenities nearby, e.g. schools, metro transport stations and universities. Some schools nearby the station are SK Seri Cheras, SK Taman Sri Muda 2, SM Sains Alam Shah, SMK Cheras, SRA Al Ridhwan, and SRA An Nur.
The Taman Pertama 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 Pertama 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, Shops, Overhead Bridge to Entrance B|
|LEVEL G: Ground level|
|Entrances A and B, Taxi and E-hailing lay-by, Jalan 2/90, Taman Pertama, Jalan Cheras, Velodrom Kuala Lumpur|
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.
Entrances and Exit
The Taman Pertama MRT station has two entrances, where Entrance A leads to Taman Pertama and Entrance B leads to Velodrom Kuala Lumpur.
- Entrance A – Jalan 2/90: Taxi and E-hailing lay-by, Taman Pertama
- Entrance B – West side of Jalan Cheras: Velodrom Kuala Lumpur, Jalan Yaacob Latif
There is an overhead bridge which is above Jalan Cheras while walking to Entrance B.
Location of station
The Taman Pertama MRT station is located located along the Cheras Highway, just right next to where it branches to Loke Yew Highway and Jalan Cheras.
Around this MRT station, you can find these nearby attractions within short walking distance.
- Cheras Christian Cemetery
- Cheras Specialist Maternity Centre
- Flat Taman Pertama
- Happy Homestay
- Hospital Veterinar Kuala Lumpur
- J Dupion Residence
- Kai Yue Xuan Restaurant 凯悦轩
- KFC Cheras Taman Pertama
- Lido Residency
- Little Chef KL
- M design Hotel Taman Pertama
- Nexus Residences
- Pasar Malam Taman Pertama
- Pertama Residency
- Restaurant 6868 Fish Head Noodle 6868 蕉赖鱼头米美食馆
- Restaurant Foo Shan 富山茶餐室
- Restaurant Remember 记得美食中心
- Restaurant Seong Loong 祥龍茶餐室
- SegarDimSum Restaurant
- Sekolah Kebangsaan Seri Cheras
- Sri Hari Haran Kodiyur Aiyanar Bagawan Temple
- Tai Thong Seafood Restaurant 大同海鲜饭店
- Taman Pertama Cheras
- Vila Vista Condominium
- Vistaria Residensi
Note: This is an ongoing update. More places will be added soon.
The station serves the nearby suburbs of Taman Pertama, Taman Bukit Ria, several DBKL public housing complexes and parts of Bandar Tun Razak.
The station is also near the former site of the now-demolished Cheras Velodrome.
Facilities & services
The Taman Pertama MRT station provides following facilities and services for your convenience.
- Feeder bus
- Public toilets
- Public telephone
- Customer service office
- Side platform
- Ticket vending machine
- 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
There is no MRT feeder bus services at this Taman Pertama MRT station as there is no feeder bus hub.
However, the station provides some linkage to some other bus services, as well as MRT feeder bus from other station. It requires some walking to reach the station.
|T305 – Maluri MRT station (Entrance B) to / from Hub Sri Nilam and Bandar Baru Ampang|
|Jalan Kuari ➝ Taman Sri Bahtera ➝ Kampung Cheras Baru ➝ Taman Muda ➝ Taman Seraya ➝ Taman Melur ➝ Pandan Mewah ➝ Paragon Point ➝ Hospital Ampang ➝ Ampang Avenue ➝ Jalan Cheras ➝ Taman Midah MRT station (Entrance A) ➝ Taman Pertama MRT station / Velodrom Business Park|
Residential properties near station
A residential neighborhood of old terrace houses, Taman Pertama is within the fast growth area of Cheras and property near Taman Pertama MRT station is on a high demand because of the vicinity to amenities and conveniences for the city dwellers.
- Flat Sri Melaka
- Sommerset Town Villas
- Sri Mas Condominium
- Taman Pertama
- Taman Tenaga
|Taman Pertama MRT station|
|Location||Taman Pertama, Cheras, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia|
|Lines||MRT Kajang Line|
|Platforms||2 side platforms|
|Opened||17 July 2017|
|Owned by||Mass Rapid Transit Corporation Sdn Bhd|
|Reference||Taman Pertama 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) that began full operations in July 2017.
The MRT Kajang Line spans a total length of 51km and it 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 30 stations of which 7 are underground station and 1 is provisional station (Bukit Kiara).
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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