January 3rd, 2009 florence.tan
Danga City Mall, formerly known as Best World has re-opened to the public on 31st Aug 2008. While the occupancy rate is only about 70% now, the shopping mall is set to see a marked increase in tenants and visitors from 5th Jan 2009, when the KTM beings rail operation with 4 daily stops to the shopping mall via Singapore.
Note: Do not confuse Danga City Mall with Danga Bay Festive Mall. Danga Bay festive mall is along the Danga beach and further away from the JB Custom while Danga City Mall is a stand-alone Shopping Mall located at Jalan Tun Abdul Razak . See the photo of Danga City Mall below. Train station is located just behind the building in this photo.
Daily Train Schedule via Danga City Mall/ Tanjong Pagar (KTM) as indicated below (Effective 1st Jun 2009):
|Daily Train Schedule
Singapore(Tanjong Pagar) to Danga City Mall – Cost (S$3.00)
|Train No.||Singapore è||Danga City Mall è||Kempas Baru|
|26 – LAMBAIAN TIMUR||7:40am||8:45am||9:01am|
|2 – EKSPRES RAKYAT||7:40am||8:34am||8:50am|
|62 – SHUTTLE TEBRAU||8:15am||9:24am||9:36am|
|6* – EKSPRES SINARAN PETANG||2:00pm||2:49pm||2:54pm|
|64 – SHUTTLE TEBRAU||4:30pm||5:39pm||5:51pm|
|14 – EKSPRES TIMURAN||6:00pm||6:57pm||7:04pm|
|28 – KEMBARA||7:10pm||8:06pm||8:30pm|
|12 – EKSPRES SENANDUNG MALAM||10:00pm||11:30pm||11:35pm|
|Daily Train Schedule
Danga City Mall to Singapore – Cost (RM$3.00)
|Train No.||Danga City Mall è||Johor Bahru è||Singapore
|11 – EKSPRES SENANDUNG MALAM||5:10am||6:55am||8:15am|
|15 – EKSPRES TIMURAN||8:31am||8:34am||10:03am|
|63 – SHUTTLE TEBRAU||12:49pm||1:08pm||1:55pm|
|5* – EKSPRES SINARAN PAGI||2:18pm||2:21pm||4:05pm|
|1* – EKSPRES RAKYAT||8:08pm||8:11pm||9:30pm|
Normal fare RM3.00 (SDG3 departure from S’pore).
Express train fare RM5.00 (SDG5 departure from S’pore) for train number 1, 5 & 6.
Some difference of the time arrival between the trains is depend of KTM operation.
For more information please call:
KTMB Johor Bahru : 07 – 2233040 | KTMB Singapore : 02 – 62213390
For non-shoppers, the rail is good news as well! If you
work in the city area in Singapore, you can hop on this quad-daily services to JB. Plenty of cab in Danga City Mall so you can also consider using it as a gateway to other nearby destinations. Anyway, Danga City Mall is just 2km away from City Square.
Admin’s Note: There have been questions regarding to the access of Danga City Mall on the following points:
1. Whether reservations are required
2. Whether there will be enough seats
3. Whether it is possible to buy a return ticket from the Singapore KTM office
4. And whether it is possible to book/ reserve a ticket online.
Please refer to the Q&A here. Feel free to post additional questions as well.
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