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Rapid KL has announced that in conjunction with the 2016 New Year celebrations, operating hours for the Light Rail Transit System (LRT) and KL Monorail services will be extended to 12.30 am and 2 am at key stations. The public transport company also said through a statement that bus services will run until 2.30 am on selected routes to complement the rail services.

The key stations involved are Masjid Jamek and KLCC for LRT Kelana Jaya Line; Masjid Jamek, Hang Tuah and Bandaraya for the Ampang Line; and Hang Tuah and Bukit Bintang for the Monorail Line.

Rapid KL said that although the entrance gates of the other stations will be closed in stages according to the normal operation hours, passengers using the LRT and monorail service at the key stations involved can still exit at any station until the end of the service extension time.

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The LRT Ampang Line service at the Hang Tuah and Bandaraya stations will run till 12.30 am, as will the Hang Tuah stop on the KL Monorail, while services at Masjid Jamek (for both Ampang and Kelana Jaya lines) and KLCC stations on the LRT Kelana Jaya Line as well as the Air Asia-Bukit Bintang station on the KL Monorail will operate until 2 am.

Meanwhile, bus services to Taman Sri Muda, Taman Medan, Subang Suria, Kota Damansara, Pandan Mewah, Taman Sentosa, Kajang Terminal, Taman Melawati, Taman Dato’ Senu, Taman Jasa Utama and Puchong Utama will continue to run until 2.30 am.

Additionally, the KTM Komuter service for the KL Sentral-Rawang, Putra- Seremban and Putra-Port Klang routes will also be extended to 1.30 am.