The Semantan MRT Station or Manulife-Semantan for sponsorship reasons, is a mass rapid transit (MRT) station that serves the suburb of Damansara Heights, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It is one of the stations on the MRT Sungai Buloh-Kajang Line and was opened on 16 December 2016 when Phase One of the line became operational.
The 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.
The station adopts the standard elevated station design for the MRT Sungai Buloh-Kajang Line, with two side platforms above the concourse level.
|L2||Platform Level||Side platform|
|Platform 1 Sungai Buloh–Kajang Line towards Kajang (→)|
|Platform 2 Sungai Buloh–Kajang Line towards Sungai Buloh (←)|
|L1||Concourse||Faregates; ticketing machines; customer service office; station control; shops; escalators, stairs and lifts to entrance A (Jalan Damansara Endah); escalators, stairs and lifts to entrance B (Jalan Dungun)|
|G||Ground Level||Entrance A, entrance B, Feeder bus stops, taxi, car lay-by|
The 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.
|Sungai Buloh–Kajang Line station|
|A||Jalan Damansara Endah||ECM Libra, Indah Damansara Conodominium, Calvary Church, Persiaran Damansara, Trunk route bus stop (Jalan Semantan)|
|B||Jalan Dungun||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)|
With the opening of the MRT Sungai Buloh-Kajang Line, feeder buses also began operating linking the 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.
|Kuala Lumpur High Court, Publika||Jalan Dungun
Jalan Tuanku Abdul Halim
Jalan Dutamas 1
Jalan Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah
The station is also served by RapidKL trunk buses at bus stops on either side of Jalan Semantan, and accessed via both entrances of the station. Semantan station is also served by a Kelana Jaya Line feeder bus route, connecting it with the Bangsar LRT station. The bus stop for the feeder bus is at Jalan Dungun, accessed via entrance B.
KL Sentral Bus Hub
|Bandar Utama Bus Hub||Jalan Tuanku Abdul Halim
(Entrance A for Bandar Utama-bound,
Entrance B for KL Sentral bound)
Pusat Bandar Damansara
MRT Phileo Damansara
Taman Tun Dr Ismail
|T850||Bangsar LRT station||Pusat Bandar Damansara
|Jalan Bangsar Utama 1
Semantan Station (Entrance B)
During Phase One operation of the MRT Sungai Buloh-Kajang Line, this station was the southern terminus of the line where all passengers had to disembark. Trains would leave the station and made a turn back at the cross-over track above Jalan Sultan Abdul Halim before heading back towards Sungai Buloh. With the opening of Phase Two on 17 July 2017, the southern terminus of the station became Kajang station.