WHAT IS THE CROSS ISLAND LINE?
Spanning Singapore, the Cross Island Line (CRL) will be about 50km in length and is targeted to complete around 2030.
WHERE IS THE CROSS ISLAND LINE?
Starting from Changi, the CRL will pass through Loyang, Pasir Ris, Hougang and Ang Mo Kio before reaching Sin Ming. Continuing westwards, it will serve areas including Bukit Timah, Clementi, and the West Coast before terminating at the Jurong Industrial Estate.
The Government is currently studying two underground alignments in the vicinity of Central Catchment Nature Reserve (CCNR):
i) Direct alignment
- 2km tunnel below the CCNR
- Approximately 40m deep
- No physical structure on the surface level
ii) Skirting alignment
- 9km under homes and businesses
- Supporting ventilation facilities on the surface level