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ASEAN MRT Station is called Stasiun MRT ASEAN in Bahasa Indonesia. Its former name is Sisingamangaraja Station.
To help place the location of ASEAN MRT Station into context, it is situated in Kebayoran Baru, South Jakarta. This is an area about 7.8 km south of the Monas and 5.8 km south of Bundaran Hotel Indonesia.
GPS Address: -6.236632, 106.798673
Station Address: Jl. Sisingamangaraja No.12, Selong, Kby. Baru, Kota Jakarta Selatan, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 12110, Indonesia
MRT Stations in Jakarta
The M1-North South MRT Line consists of seven ‘above ground’ stations and 6 stations underground.
ASEAN MRT Station is the last above-ground station before this MRT line transfers underground all the way north to Bundaran HI MRT Station.
It travels underground through Jakarta’s more modern areas such as Senayan, Sudirman and Thamrin.
Underground MRT Stations
Elevated MRT Stations
Stasiun ASEAN Map
Neighboring Stations to ASEAN MRT Station
Blok M MRT Station is the closest station south of ASEAN MRT Station. The distance between these two stations is only 750 m.
You can walk between these stations if you don’t feel like waiting for the next train!
If you are starting your trip from ASEAN MRT Station and plan on traveling north, the next closest station that you will stop at is Senayan MRT Station. The distance between ASEAN and Senayan is around 1.5 km.
Distance from ASEAN Station to Terminal Stations
Bundaran HI MRT Station (central Jakarta) and Lebak Bulus MRT Station are the two terminal stations of the M1 North-South MRT Line in Jakarta.
ASEAN MRT Station is six stations south of Bundaran HI and six stations north of Lebak Bulus.
Therefore, you make the same number of stops on your way to ASEAN regardless of which terminal station you start at.
The track distance from Bundaran HI MRT Station to ASEAN MRT Station is about 6 km.
The track distance from Lebak Bulus MRT Station to ASEAN MRT Station is approximately 9 km.
MRT Transfer Information from ASEAN MRT Station
ASEAN MRT Station is part of the first-ever MRT Line in Jakarta – the M1-North South Line.
There are no other MRT Lines that are developed yet, therefore you are going to have to wait many years before there is a chance of having another MRT Line near ASEAN MRT Station.
You can try taking TransJakarta, Go-Jek, Grab or a taxi once you arrive at the station.
What is around Stasiun MRT ASEAN?
Most of the best things to do in this area are clustered around ASEAN’s neighboring stations opposed to itself.
The station is located within a few kilometers of two of Jakarta’s best dining streets which are dotted with excellent restaurants – Jalan Gunawarman and Jalan Senopati.
The immediate area around the ASEAN MRT Station mainly consists of government offices, sports complexes, schools, and residential space. There is also a museum called Museum Polri that is situated about 300 meters east of the station. This is a police museum that has really interesting artifacts to check out.
To the north on the way to Senayan, there is a nice park called Taman Mataram. It is 800 meters north of ASEAN MRT Station which should take you 10 minutes to walk there.
ASEAN MRT Station is also quite close to some of the best hotels in all of Jakarta.
Hotel Options Near Stasiun ASEAN
The Fairmont Jakarta Hotel is only a 2.8 km/9 minute drive from the station. This is consistently rated as one of the best 5-star hotels year-after-year.
Another excellent hotel is The Gunawarman. It is slightly closer to the station (2.5 km/7 minute drive). It is surrounded by great restaurants.
Some other positively reviewed properties within 3-4 km of ASEAN MRT Station are:
Century Park Hotel (3.5 km/ 10 minutes driving)
HARRIS Suites fX Sudirman (3.9 km/ 12 minutes driving)
Hotel Neo Tendean Jakarta (4 km/ 14 minutes driving).
Keep in mind that all stated driving distances are relative to ASEAN MRT Station.
Getting to Shopping Malls from ASEAN Station
If you are at ASEAN MRT Station highly consider either taking the MRT one station north (to Senayan) or south (to Blok M).
Blok M is loaded with budget shopping malls. You will be able to shop at:
These are all within walking distance of Blok M MRT Station.
If you find that the area around ASEAN MRT Station doesn’t fulfill your needs, consider going to popular areas such as Blok M, Senayan, Sudirman or Senopati. They are all within a few kilometers of the station.
Driving from ASEAN MRT Station to the Airports in Jakarta
Getting from ASEAN MRT Station to Soekarno-Hatta
The distance from Stasiun MRT – ASEAN Station to Soekarno-Hatta International Airport is 31 kilometers and it will take you around 45 minutes to 1 hour.
Getting from ASEAN MRT Station to Halim Perdanakusuma
The driving distance from Stasiun MRT – ASEAN Station to Perdanakusuma International Airport is around 15 kilometers and this should take you around 30 minutes to 45 minutes.
10 Closest Hotels to ASEAN MRT Station in Jakarta
***Organized according to Star Rating
|Name of Property||Star Rating/Distance/Travel Time to Station||Average Guest Review Score|
|Fairmont Jakarta Hotel||5-star/ 2.8 km/ 9 minute drive||9.1/10 (706+ reviews)|
|The Gunawarman||5-star/ 2.5 km/ 7 minute drive||8.7/10 (351+ reviews)|
|Century Park Hotel||4-star/ 3.5 km/ 10 minute drive||7.9/10 (4021+ reviews)|
|HARRIS Suites fX Sudirman||4-star/ 3.9 km/ 12 minute drive||8.0/10 (3255+ reviews)|
|Hotel Neo Tendean Jakarta||3-star/ 4 km/ 14 minute drive||7.4/10 (468+ reviews)|
|ZenRooms Blok M Palatehan||3-star/ 1 km/ 13 minute walk||7.8/10 (26+ reviews)|
|Dcozie Hotel by Prasanthi||3-star/ 1 km/ 13 minute walk||7.1/10 (205+ reviews)|
|Oak Tree Urban Hotel||3-star/ 2.9 km/ 9 minute drive||7.3/10 (662+ reviews)|
|Sotis Hotel||3-star/ 1 km/ 13 minute walk||7.4/10 (125+ reviews)|
|Everyday Smart Hotel Mayestik||2-star/ 3.1 km/ 9 minute drive||7.7/10 (170+ reviews)|
MRT Jakarta Related Links and Resources
- MRT Jakarta Guide: The most comprehensive guide to Jakarta’s MRT System
- MRT Jakarta Accommodation Guide: Everything you need to know about finding the best properties near each MRT Station
- MRT Jakarta Shopping Guide: Everything you need to know about getting to the best shopping malls near MRT Stations
- MRT Jakarta Map: A detailed overview of Jakarta’s MRT
- MRT Jakarta Price Guide: Find out how much each trip will cost.
- MRT Jakarta Ticket Guide: Learn how to purchase MRT tickets for Jakarta while avoiding the lines.