Semantan MRT Station or Manulife-Semantan for sponsorship reasons, is an elevated MRT station that serves the suburb of Damansara Heights, Kuala Lumpur.
This MRT station is one of the stations being built as part of the Klang Valley Mass Rapid Transit (KVMRT) project on the MRT Kajang Line.
|Stations for MRT Kajang Line|
|Pusat Bandar Damansara|
|↱ ⇄ KL Sentral|
|↱ ⇄ KL Sentral|
|↱ ⇄ KL Sentral|
|↱ ⇄ KL Sentral|
It was opened on 16 December 2016 under Phase One operations of the MRT Kajang Line.
From 21 August 2017, Manulife has been granted a 5-year contract for the naming rights of the station, which is located within 5 minutes walk from Menara Manulife, the Manulife Malaysia’s headquarters.
Semantan MRT station adopts the standard elevated station design for the MRT Kajang Line, with two side platforms above the concourse level.
|LEVEL 2: MRT platform level|
|Platform 1: MRT Kajang Line towards Kajang|
|Platform 2: MRT Kajang Line towards Kwasa Damansara|
|LEVEL 1: Concourse|
|Faregates to paid area, escalators to platforms, ticketing machines, customer service office, station control, toilets, 7-Eleven, Rotiboy bakeshoppe, Entrance A and B escalators as well as lifts from ground level.|
|LEVEL G: Ground level|
|Entrance A and Entrance B, Feeder bus stop, Taxi Lay-by, Car lay-by|
The station is designed with the platform level on the topmost floor, consisting of two sheltered side platforms along a double tracked line and a single concourse housing ticketing facilities between the ground level and the platform level.
All levels are linked by lifts, stairways and escalators.
Location of Semantan MRT station
Semantan MRT station is located near the Semantan Interchange (Jalan Dungun intersection) of the Sprint Expressway near Wisma UN, the United Nations (UN) representative office in Malaysia and the office area of Jalan Dungun.
Around this MRT station, you can find these nearby attractions within short walking distance.
- Bangunan ECM Libra
- Bangunan Setia 1
- BLVCK Coffee
- Bocado Restaurant
- Calvary Church
- CheMok Nasi Kuning Royale
- FL Adeanda Restaurant
- Gigi Coffee
- HELP Academy
- Indah Damansara Condominium @ Damansara Heights
- Kenanga Investment Bank Berhad
- Liberal Latté Cafe
- Maybank (Bukit Damansara)
- Maybank @ IWK-HQ
- MBSB Bank Damansara Branch
- Nasi Lemak Kak Ina
- Pizza Mansion @ The Five
- Roadside Chee Cheong Fun
- Suma Orientalis Fine Art
- Suruhanjaya Koperasi Malaysia (SKM)
- Sushi Kazu
- Wisma E&C
- Wisma HELP
- Wisma Perintis
- Wisma UOA Damansara II
- Yellow Brick Road Cafe
Note: This is an ongoing update. More places will be added soon.
Entrances and Exit
Semantan MRT station has two entrances: entrance A at Jalan Damansara Endah and entrance B at Jalan Dungun. The two entrances cater to catchments located at the two sides of Jalan Semantan / Sprint Highway.
The entrance A accommodates access to ECM Libra, Indah Damansara Conodominium, Calvary Church, Persiaran Damansara, Trunk route bus stop (Jalan Semantan).
The entrance B accommodates access to Help University, KL Sports Medicine Centre, Wisma UOA Damansara, Wisma UN, Wisma MBSB, Wisma Perintis, Feeder bus stop (Jalan Dungun), Trunk route bus stop (Jalan Semantan).
Facilities & services
The Semantan MRT station provies following facilities and services for your convenience.
- Feeder buses
- Public toilets
- Public telephone
- Side platform
- Ticket vending machine
- Customer service office
- Ramp access
- Tactile tiles
- Disabled-friendly toilets
- Low lift buttons for wheel chair users
- Braille for the lift buttons
- Staff at stations to provide assistance
- Low counters for wheel chair users
Feeder bus services
With the opening of the MRT Kajang Line, feeder buses also began operating linking the Semantan MRT station with the Solaris Dutamas and Kuala Lumpur High Court area in Jalan Tuanku Abdul Halim (Jalan Duta).
The feeder buses operate from the station’s feeder bus stops adjacent to the station at the Jalan Dungun entrance (Entrance B) of the station.
|T821 – Semantan MRT station to / from Kuala Lumpur High Court, Publika|
|Jalan Dungun ➝ Jalan Gelenggang ➝ Jalan Semantan ➝ Jalan Tuanku Abdul Halim ➝ Jalan Dutamas 1 ➝ Jalan Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah|
|T850 – Bangsar LRT station to / from Pusat Bandar Damansara and Jalan Dungun|
|Jalan Bangsar Utama 1 ➝ Lorong Maarof ➝ Jalan Maarof ➝ Sprint Highway ➝ Jalan Dungun ➝ Semantan MRT Station (Entrance B) ➝ Jalan Gelenggang ➝ Jalan Damanlela ➝ Jalan Maarof ➝ Jalan Bangsar|
|Semantan MRT station|
|Location||Damansara Heights, Damansara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.|
|Lines||MRT Kajang Line|
|Platforms||2 side platforms|
|Opened||16 December 2016|
|Owned by||Mass Rapid Transit Corporation Sdn Bhd|
|Reference||Semantan station on wikipedia|
MRT stations of MRT Kajang Line
The MRT Kajang Line is the first line of the Klang Valley Mass Rapid Transit Project (KVMRT) that began full operations in July 2017.
The MRT Kajang Line spans a total length of 51km and it runs underground for a distance of 9.5km beneath the centre of Kuala Lumpur while the rest of the alignment is elevated. The line has 30 stations of which 7 are underground station and 1 is provisional station (Bukit Kiara).
The following is a simplified table showing the integrations and connections of MRT Kajang Line with other rail systems to complete the Greater Kuala Lumpur / Klang Valley Integrated Transit System.
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