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July 17, 2017

Fast track

Facts and figures about
MRT SBK Line

MRT station manager Raja Rajeswari Gunasekeran, 32, ready to assist passengers at Pusat Bandar Damansara station. — Images: Ahmad Zamzahuri



Total length
51 kilometres

Cost of construction
RM21 billion

Commencement of construction
July 8, 2011

Start of tunneling
May 2013

Number of stations
31

Operation time
6am to midnight daily

Journey time
84 minutes from Sungai Buloh to Kajang

Number of Park n Ride facilities
14 stations

Passenger capacity
1,200 passengers per train

Daily ridership
400,000 passengers

Number of operating trains daily
42

Train frequency
Average of 3.5 minutes

Kajang MRT station is the last stop on the line.

Phase 1

Commencement of operation
Dec 16, 2016

Number of stations
12 stations

Length
21 kilometres

Operations Control Centre in Sungai Buloh MRT Depot is the heart of the whole operation.

Phase 2

Commencement of operation
July 17, 2017

Length
9.5 kilometres underground and 20.5 kilometres elevated tracks

Number of stations
19 stations

Number of underground stations
7 stations