AG5   SP5 
Sultan Ismail
Rapid KL (brand)
Light Rapid Transit (LRT) station
Sultan Ismail station (Ampang Line) (exterior), Chow Kit, Kuala Lumpur.jpg
Exterior view of the station.
Other names苏丹依斯迈 (Chinese)
சுல்தான் இஸ்மாயில் (Tamil)
LocationJalan Sultan Ismail
50250 WP Kuala Lumpur
Coordinates3°9′40″N 101°41′38″E / 3.16111°N 101.69389°E / 3.16111; 101.69389
Owned byPrasarana Malaysia
Operated byRapid Rail
Line(s) 3  Ampang Line
 4  Sri Petaling Line
Platforms2 side platforms
Tracks2
ConnectionsConnecting station to  MR09  Medan Tuanku via a 580 meters walking distance.
Construction
Structure typeElevated
Platform levels2
ParkingNot available
Other information
Station code AG5   SP5 
History
Opened16 December 1996
Services
Preceding station   Rapid KL   Following station
toward Sentul Timur
Ampang Line
toward Ampang
toward Sentul Timur
Sri Petaling Line

Sultan Ismail LRT station is a rapid transit station in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, operated by RapidKL served by the Ampang Line and Sri Petaling Line.[1] This station was opened in 1996, along with 17 other LRT stations, as Phase 1 of the STAR LRT Line. It was the terminus of the Ampang-Sultan Ismail route before the extension to Sentul Timur. The Sultan Ismail LRT station stands between Sekolah Kebangsaan Lelaki Jalan Batu and Chung Kwok Primary School. The Malaysia's leading multinational conglomerate Sime Darby head office is opposite of this station. There is an artist impression of the station erected at SK Lelaki Jalan Batu.

Station layout

The station is a typical elevated Ampang and Sri Petaling Lines station, the platform level is on the topmost floor, consisting of two sheltered side platforms along a double tracked line; there is a single concourse housing ticketing facilities between the ground level and the platform level. The design is similar to that of most other stations on the line, with multi-tiered roofs supported by latticed frames, and white plastered walls and pillars. All levels are linked by stairways and escalators.


L2
Side platform
Platform 1  3  4  Ampang and Sri Petaling Lines common route towards  AG1  SP1  Sentul Timur (→)

Platform 2

 3  Ampang Line towards  AG18  Ampang or  4  Sri Petaling Line towards  SP31  Putra Heights Interchange (←)
Side platform
L1 Concourse Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Station Control, Shops
G Street Level Jalan Sultan Ismail

Interchanges

This station is connected to the  MR9  Medan Tuanku Monorail station, about 580 m away, by a pedestrian bridge.

Around the station

See also

References

  1. ^ Webb, Mary; Clarke, Jackie (2007). Jane's Urban Transport Systems. Jane's Information Group. p. 249.