The Taman Jaya LRT station is an elevated rapid transit station in Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia, forming part of the Kelana Jaya Line. The station was opened on September 1, 1998.
The Taman Jaya LRT station is located directly north of Petaling Jaya's "newer" segment, Section 52, over the side road of Persiaran Barat close to the Persiaran Barat-Lorong Sultan intersection, off the main thoroughfare of Jalan Timur.
Due to its proximity to Section 52, the Taman Jaya station is situated close to several municipal buildings and Dataran Petaling Jaya, a municipal field. In addition to Section 52, Taman Jaya station is within walking distance of neighbouring Sections 9, 10 and 11 to the east. The station takes its name from Taman Jaya in Section 10, a lake gardens and the first park founded in Petaling Jaya. Also in the vicinity of the station is the Amcorp Mall & Business Centre, the PJ Club adjoining Dataran Petaling Jaya, Syabas Club and the iconic A&W drive-in outlet.
The station is also situated some 440 metres from the nearest access point into the Federal Highway via Jalan Timur to the north. The neighbouring Asia Jaya station is roughly located in the same location 900 metres away to the west, although Asia Jaya station was constructed on the opposing north side of the Federal Highway, is further from Section 52, but has better access to bus services.
|Kelana Jaya Line LRT Station|
|KJ24 Kelana Jaya|
|KJ23 Taman Bahagia|
|KJ22 Taman Paramount|
|KJ21 Asia Jaya|
|KJ20 Taman Jaya|
|KJ17 Abdullah Hukum|
|MR1||KJ15 KL Sentral|
|KA02||KJ14 Pasar Seni|
|ST5||KJ13 Masjid Jamek|
|MR8||KJ12 Dang Wangi|
|KJ11 Kampung Baru|
|KJ9 Ampang Park|
|KJ7 Dato' Keramat|
|KJ4 Sri Rampai|
|KJ3 Wangsa Maju|
|KJ2 Taman Melati|
This LRT line primarily serves the Petaling Jaya region to the south; southwest and central Kuala Lumpur, and Kuala Lumpur City Centre to the centre; and various low density residential areas further north in Kuala Lumpur.
At 29 km in length with 24 stations, this Kelana Jaya line LRT is the fourth longest fully automated driverless metro system in the world.
Kelana Jaya Line's stations are built in a north-south direction, consists primarily of elevated stops and a handful of underground and at-grade stations.
Of a total of 24 stations, 18 are elevated, 1 lies on the ground and 5 stops, Masjid Jamek station, Dangi Wangi station, Kampung Baru station, KLCC station and Ampang Park station are underground. A new station is the Sri Rampai station.
|Address||Persiaran Barat, Section 52, Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia.|
|Lines||Kelana Jaya Line (1998 to present)|
|Platforms||2 side platforms|
|Opened||September 1, 1998|
|Owned by||Syarikat Prasarana Negara Berhad and operated by Rapid KL|