The Kampung Baru LRT station is an underground rapid transit station, named after and serving Kampung Baru, Kuala Lumpur, in Malaysia. Located on the southern edge of Kampung Baru, it is located directly beside the Ampang-Kuala Lumpur Elevated Highway and Klang River.
The station contains only one island platform for two tracks of opposite directions, with floor-to-ceiling platform screen doors sealing the platform from the tracks. It is one of the underground LRT stations that serves the Kelana Jaya Line LRT. And it is primarily intended to serve the Kampung Baru area.
The adjoining KLCC station, as is the Kuala Lumpur City Centre (KLCC) itself, is situated across the Klang River, 700 metres away.
The Kampung Baru station is currently one of only five underground stations in the Kelana Jaya Line.
Layout and design of Kampung Baru LRT station
The Kampung Baru station, like all other underground Kelana Jaya Line stations, is of a simplistic construction consisting of only three levels: the entrance level at street level, and the concourse and platform levels underground.
All levels are linked via escalators and stairways, while elevators are additionally provided between the concourse level and the platform level. The station contains only one island platform for two tracks of opposite directions, with floor-to-ceiling platform screen doors sealing the platform from the tracks.
The station has two access points from street level, of which one is larger than the other and is the primary entrance. The secondary access point to the concourse level, just 40 m east from the main entrance, is closed to the public.
Location of Kampung Baru LRT Station
The LRT station is located directly beside the Ampang-Kuala Lumpur Elevated Highway and Klang River.
|Kelana Jaya Line LRT|
Review Kelana Jaya Line LRT
|Ampang line & Sri Petaling line LRT|
|Kampung Baru station (KJ11)|
|Address||Jalan Haji Hassan Salleh, Kampung Baru, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.|
|Lines||Kelana Jaya Line|
|Platforms||2 island platforms|
|Opened||June 1, 1999|
|Owned by||Syarikat Prasarana Negara Berhad and operated by Rapid KL|
|Reference||Kampung Baru station on wikipedia|