The Pasar Seni MRT station is an underground MRT station located near Petaling Street, the area more well known as the Chinatown of Kuala Lumpur.
It was constructed at the site formerly occupied by the Klang Bus Stand, Plaza Wawasan Complex and the UO Shopping Centre.
The Pasar Seni MRT station is on the MRT Kajang Line and was opened on 17 July 2017 under Phase Two operations of the line.
It is built with a pedestrian bridge and escalators linking the paid areas of both the MRT and LRT stations, thus allowing commuters to conveniently transfer between the Kelana Jaya line LRT and the MRT Kajang Line.
The Pasar Seni MRT station has three underground levels – Concourse Level, Plant Room Level (not accessible to public) and Platform Level – beneath the ground level plaza.
|Pasar Seni station layout|
|LEVEL 2: LRT platform level|
|Platform 1: LRT Kelana Jaya Line towards gombak|
|Island platform, doors will open on the right|
|Platform 2: LRT Kelana Jaya Line towards Putra Heights|
|LEVEL 1: LRT concourse|
|Fare gates, Ticketing Machines, LRT Station Control, LRT Customer Service Office, LRT station entrance, Shops, Paid-to-paid pedestrian bridge between LRT and MRT stations, Pedestrian bridge to Kuala Lumpur KTM station. Entrances C and E|
|LEVEL G: Street level|
|Taxi Terminal, Shops, RapidKL concession ticket counter. HAB Pasar Seni. Entrances A, B and D|
|LEVEL B2: MRT Concourse|
|MRT Station Control, MRT Customer Service Office, Ticketing Machines, Fare gates, Entrance C paid-to-paid access to LRT concourse|
|LEVEL B4: MRT Platform level|
|Platform 1: MRT Kajang Line towards Kajang|
|Island platform, doors will open on the right|
|Platform 2: MRT Kajang Line towards Kwasa Damansara|
The design of the station entrance buildings at the ground level is based on the quartz found at Bukit Tabur quartz range in Gombak, Selangor.
The theme for the Pasar Seni MRT station’s interior design is “Confluence”, taken from the confluence between the Gombak and Klang Rivers, which is located next to Masjid Jamek, the preceding station on the Kelana Jaya Line.
The MRT tunnels in this station is located only 300 meters from the opening of the Kelana Jaya Line’s tunnel (towards Masjid Jamek).
Pasar Seni MRT station has a total of 4 entrances / exits – Entrance A to Jalan Sultan and Entrance B to Jalan Sultan Mohamed, both belong to the MRT station.
Entrance C of the MRT station is the given name for the paid-to-paid pedestrian link bridge to the LRT station and is not an entrance from outside.
Entrance D at Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock and Entrance E at the direct link to the Kuala Lumpur KTM Station are at the LRT station.
The entrance A accommodates access to the Chinatown / Petaling Street, Jalan Sultan, Jalan Tun H.S. Lee, and Jalan Panggong.
The entrance B accommodates access to Jalan Bandar Traffic Police Headquarters, and Jalan Sultan Mohamed Bus Hub.
The entrance C accommodates access to Concourse level escalator to elevated link.
The entrance D at south side of Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock and it provides access to Jalan Sultan Mohamed Bus Hub, Central Market, Kuala Lumpur, Hang Kasturi Walk, Walkway to Kuala Lumpur General Post Office, Dayabumi.
The entrance E at the Concourse level of the Pasar Seni LRT station provies direct link to the Kuala Lumpur KTM Station.
Location of station
The station is located next to the Jalan Sultan Mohamed bus hub with buses to Petaling Jaya, Shah Alam and Subang Jaya as well as Go KL city buses.
Facilities & services
The Pasar Seni MRT station provides following facilities and services for your convenience.
- Public toilets
- Public telephone
- Customer service office
- Island 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
Connected linkway between Pasar Seni MRT station and Pasar Seni LRT station
The underground Pasar Seni MRT Station is linked to elevated Pasar Seni LRT station via a 65 meters paid-to-paid linkway.
The paid-to-paid link is labelled as Entrance C of the MRT station. It however only allows commuters to transfer between the LRT and MRT.
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).
|Pasar Seni (SBK16) MRT station statistics|
|Location||Nearby Central Market, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia|
|Lines||MRT Kajang Line|
|Platforms||1 island platform|
|Opened||17 July 2017|
|Owned by||Mass Rapid Transit Corporation Sdn Bhd|
|Reference||Pasar Seni 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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