Chingay Parade @ Chinatown 2017

Due to temporary road closures in Chinatown for the Chingay Parade @ Chinatown, bus services 61, 190, 851, 961 and 970 will experience temporary diversions around Chinatown on Sunday, 12 February 2017, from 2.00pm to 11.59pm.

Bus stops 05049 Chinatown Pt, 05039 New Bridge Ctr, 05019 opp Pearl’s Ctr, 05069 Outram Pk Stn and 05131 opp Hong Lim Cplx will be skipped.

 

Credits:

  • SMRT

 

Last updated 28 Jan 2017 – SMRT Press Release

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Bus Service 530 (EML Tpt Svc Pte Ltd)

Information in this article with effect from 1 January 2017 – Opening of PTWebSG.Wordpress

Bus Service 530 is a Premium service from Redhill to Shenton Way, via River Valley, Clarke Quay and Church Street.

Service 530 Information

Route

Tiong Bahru Road – Shenton Way

Operator

EML Transport Service Private Limited

Departure Times

Weekdays: 0810 – 0825

Saturdays: No operation

Sundays/PHs: No operation

Frequency

15 mins

Fares: Service 530 charges a flat fare of $4.50 per pax, per trip. Transfer rebates and travel concessions are not applicable on this service.

Service 530 connects residents of private estates and condominiums in River Valley to Shenton Way, eliminating the hassle of trnasferring between different modes of transport. Alternatively, Service 970 also links parts of River Valley to Shenton Way, however taking a longer route. Service 530’s demand is moderate to high owing to the lack of other routes between River Valley and the Shenton Way commercial district.

Being only 7.1 kilometres long, this route is the shortest to serve Shenton Way. Compared to other Premium services, its fares are steep, as it is competing with taxis and private transportation modes.

Additionally, Service 530 also serves Redhill.

Service 530 Route Information:

Bus Stop Code

Road

Bus Stop Description

10201

Tiong Bahru Rd

Opp Redhill Stn

13051

River Valley Rd

Opp Valley Pt Condo

13062

Mutiara View

13071

Opp ERC Inst

13081

Airview Twr

13091

Aft AA Ctr

13101

Opp Mohd Sultan Rd

04339

Opp Liang Ct

04219

Opp Clarke Quay

05319

Ch St

OCBC Ctr

03129

Shenton Way

UIC Bldg

03217

Opp AXA Twr

03218

Opp MAS Bldg

* denotes no boarding and alighting, ** for no boarding and *** for no alighting.

Route History:

  • Before 1 Jan 2017 – Please refer to SGWiki.

Credits:

MyTransport.SG

Last edited on 26 January 2017.

Bus Service 129 (SBS Transit Ltd)

Information with effect from 8 Oct 2017.

Bus Service 129 is a Trunk service operating between Tampines Concourse Interchange and Saint Michael’s Terminal, via Tampines, Bartley, Toa Payoh and Whampoa.

Service 129 Information
RouteWheelchair-accessible Tampines Concourse Interchange – Saint Michael’s Terminal Saint Michael’s Terminal – Tampines Concourse Interchange
Operator SBS Transit Limited
Departure Times 0545 – 2330 0545 – 2330
Frequency 0630 – 0830: 12 mins

0831 – 1659: 15 mins

1700 – 1900: 12 – 15 mins

1901 – 0629 (+1): 12 – 15 mins

0630 – 0830: 12 mins

0831 – 1659: 15 mins

1700 – 1900: 12 – 15 mins

1901 – 0629 (+1): 12 – 15 mins

Fares: Service 129 charges regular distance fares for Trunk services.

Service 129 is a Trunk service from Tampines Concourse to Saint Michael’s Terminal and vice versa. It serves residents of Tampines, Toa Payoh, Whampoa and Bartley as well as provides a semi-express connection between Tampines and Toa Payoh along the Bartley Rpad and Bartley Road East viaducts. It is currently the only Service to do so.

Besides, Service 129 also complements Services 8, 15, 23 and  69 etcetera for the heavily-used sector between Tampines Central and Temasek Polytechnic.

Service 129 calls at the bus stops along Jalan Bahagia, Jalan Tenteram and Whampoa Road twice in different directions. Commuters boarding at these bus stops should look out for coloured destination plates placed on the windscreen before boarding – the red plate indicates the bus is heading towards Tampines Concourse while the white plate indicates the bus is heading towards Saint Michael’s Terminal.

In addition, Service 129 also serves the following amenities:

  • Schools:
    • St. Hilda Secondary School
    • St. Hilda Primary School
    • East View Primary School
    • Junyuan Primary School
    • Temasek Polytechnic
    • Maris Stella High School
    • BCA Academy
    • Beatty Secondary School
    • Global Indian International School (Balestier Campus)
  • Shopping Centres:
    • Tampines 1
    • Tampines Mall
    • Century Square
    • Our Tampines Hub
    • Toa Payoh Central
    • Zhongshan Mall
  • Tampines Regional Library
  • Tampines Polyclinic
  • Tampines North Community Centre
  • SAFRA Tampines
  • HomeTeamNS @ Balestier
  • Whampoa Community Centre

It also connects to the following MRT stations:

  • Tampines West
  • Tampines
  • Braddell
  • Toa Payoh
  • Bartley

Service 129 Route Information:

  • D1
    DIRECTION 1
    Distance (km) Bus Stop
    Code
    Road / Bus Stop Description
    Tampines Concourse
    0.0  75019  • Tampines Concourse Int
    Tampines Ctrl 1
    0.4  76559  • Bef Tampines Ctrl 3
    Tampines Ave 7
    0.6  76191  • Opp Tampines Reg Lib
    Tampines Ave 4
    1.1  76149  • Opp Tampines Stn/Int
    1.5  76139  • Opp Century Sq
    1.9  76111  • Blk 945
    2.2  76121  • Opp St. Hilda’s Sec Sch
    2.5  76281  • East View Pr Sch
    Tampines Ave 1
    3.0  75229  • Temasek Poly East G
    3.5  75239  • Temasek Poly
    3.9  75249  • Temasek Poly West G
    4.2  75259  • Tropica Condo
    Bartley Rd
    10.3  62071  • Opp Bartley Stn
    10.7  62081  • Opp Bartley Chr Ch
    62091  • Opp Gambir Ridge
    Braddell Rd
    12.5  66069  • Bef Braddell Flyover
    13.1  52069  • ComfortDelGro Corp Ltd
    13.3  52059  • Blk 219
    Lor 6 Toa Payoh
    13.9  52361  • Blk 1
    Lor 1 Toa Payoh
    14.3  52449  • Toa Payoh Police Ctr
    14.5  52179  • Braddell Stn
    Lor 2 Toa Payoh
    14.8  52209  • Blk 101C CP
    15.2  52199  • Blk 84B
    15.4  52189  • Toa Payoh Stn
    Jln Toa Payoh
    16.5  52079  • Opp Trellis Twrs
    Balestier Rd
    17.0  50161  • Balestier Ctr
    17.3  50171  • Zhongshan Mall
    Jln Rajah
    17.9  52401  • Blk 102
    18.3  52411  • Blk 105
    Whampoa Rd
    18.8  52451  • Blk 114
    Jln Bahagia
    19.1  52129  • Blk 29
    Jln Tenteram
    19.4  52049  • Blk 19
    19.8  52119  • Opp Blk 65
    Whampoa Rd
    20.3  52499  • St. Michael’s Ter

  • D2
    DIRECTION 2
    Distance (km) Bus Stop
    Code
    Road / Bus Stop Description
    Whampoa Rd
    0.0  52499  • St. Michael’s Ter
    0.3  52451  • Blk 114
    Jln Bahagia
    0.6  52129  • Blk 29
    Jln Tenteram
    0.9  52049  • Blk 19
    1.3  52119  • Opp Blk 65
    Jln Rajah
    1.8  52419  • Curtin S’pore
    2.2  52409  • Opp Blk 102
    Ah Hood Rd
    2.9  52479  • Opp EASB
    Balestier Rd
    3.1  50169  • Aft Irrawaddy Rd
    Thomson Rd
    3.5  51011  • Opp Tan Tong Meng Twr
    Jln Toa Payoh
    4.4  52071  • Trellis Twrs
    Lor 2 Toa Payoh
    5.0  52181  • Opp Toa Payoh Stn
    5.4  52191  • Blk 140
    5.7  52201  • Blk 121
    Lor 1 Toa Payoh
    6.0  52171  • Opp Braddell Stn
    6.2  52441  • Blk 202
    Lor 6 Toa Payoh
    6.6  52369  • Blk 237
    Braddell Rd
    7.4  52051  • Blk 147
    7.9  52061  • BCA Academy
    8.4  66061  • Aft Braddell Flyover
    Bartley Rd
    62099  • Gambir Ridge
    10.1  62089  • Bartley Chr Ch
    10.3  62079  • Bartley Stn
    Tampines Ave 1
    16.5  75251  • Opp Tropica Condo
    16.9  75241  • Opp Temasek Poly West G
    17.2  75231  • Opp Temasek Poly
    17.6  75221  • Opp Temasek Poly East G
    Tampines Ave 4
    18.1  76289  • Opp East View Pr Sch
    18.4  76129  • St. Hilda’s Sec Sch
    18.7  76119  • Opp Blk 945
    19.0  76131  • UOB Tampines Ctr
    19.4  76141  • Tampines Stn/Int
    Tampines Ave 7
    19.8  76199  • Bef Tampines Reg Lib
    Tampines Ctrl 1
    20.1  76551  • Aft Tampines Ctrl 3
    Tampines Concourse
    20.7  75019  • Tampines Concourse Int

Bus stops shown in Orange are wheelchair-inaccessible.

Downroute Departures:

Route (Service 129)

Day

Operating schedule

Braddell Rd, Blk 219 – St. Michael’s Ter

Daily

0600

Tampines Ave 1, opp Tropica Condo – Tampines Concourse Int

Daily

0600, 0613, 0626

Route History:

Credits:

  • Transitlink e-Guide
  • SG Wiki

Last updated 2 Oct 2017.

Thaipusam 2017

Bus service 36 will skip bus stop 08031 Dhoby Ghaut Stn along Penang Road from 8 Feb 2017, 9 pm to 10 Feb 2017, 1.30 am for an event.

21 SBS Transit services will skip the below bus stops from 8 Feb, 8pm to 10 Feb, 1.30am.

Road Name Bus Stop Skipped Affected Bus Services
Clemenceau Avenue (04311) After River Valley Road 64, 123, 139, 143
(08011) Opposite Haw Par Glass Tower
(04321) Shell House 64, 123, 143
Orchard Road (08058) MacDonald House 64, 139
Penang Road (08031) Dhoby Ghaut Station 7, 14, 14e, 16, 65, 77, 106, 111, 124, 128, 143, 162/162M, 174, 174e, 175
Serangoon Road (07211) Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple 21, 23, 64, 65, 125, 130, 139, 141, 147

SMRT bus services 67, 167, 171, 190, 700, 700A, 850E, 857, 951E, 971E and 972 will skip selected bus stops along Penang Road and Serangoon Road from Wednesday, 8 February 2017, 9.00pm to Friday, 10 February 2017, 3.00am. They are 08031 Dhoby Ghaut Stn and 07211 Sri Srinivasa Perumal Tp. Service 66 will skip 07211 Sri Srinivasa Perumal Tp from 8 Feb 2017 8pm to 10 Feb 2017 1.30 am.

City Direct Services 652, 656, 660, 663 and 665 will also skip the bus stop along Penang Road.

Credits:

  • Go-Ahead
  • SBS Transit
  • SMRT
  • LTA Facebook
  • Tower Transit

Last edited 9 Feb 2017 – TTS Press release

Changes to bus and train operating hours for Chinese New Year’s Eve 2017

Public transport operators SBS Transit, SMRT Buses, Tower Transit and Go-Ahead will be extending selected train and bus services on Chinese New Year’s eve, Friday, 27 January 2017.

TRAIN

SBS Transit

North East Line Last Train Timing
From Station Towards HarbourFront Towards Punggol
Punggol NE17 1.33am
Sengkang NE16 1.35am 2.26am
Serangoon NE12 1.44am 2.16am
Little India NE7 1.54am 2.06am
Dhoby Ghaut NE6 1.56am 2.04am
Chinatown NE4 2.00am 2.00am
Outram Park NE3 2.02am 1.58am
HarbourFront NE1 1.55am
Sengkang and Punggol LRT Last Train Timing
From Town Centre Station Timing
Sengkang East and West Loops 2.31am
Punggol East and West Loops 2.33am
Downtown Line Last Train Timing
From Station Towards Bukit Panjang Towards Chinatown
Punggol NE17 1.33am
Sengkang NE16 1.35am 2.26am
Serangoon NE12 1.44am 2.16am
Little India NE7 1.54am 2.06am
Dhoby Ghaut NE6 1.56am 2.04am
Chinatown NE4 2.00am 2.00am
Outram Park NE3 2.02am 1.58am
HarbourFront NE1 1.55am

SMRT

Train Line Departing from (main stations)
Terminating at Last Train Timings*
North-South Line City Hall Jurong East 2.07am
Marina Bay 1.58am
Marina South Pier 1.52am
Woodlands 2.13am
East-West Line Pasir Ris 2.13am
Joo Koon 2.01am
Outram Park Pasir Ris 2.07am
Joo Koon
Circle Line Dhoby Ghaut HarbourFront 1.28am
HarbourFront Dhoby Ghaut 1.15am
Bukit Panjang LRT Choa Chu Kang Bukit Panjang 3.07am

* Early morning of 28 January 2017

BUSES

SBS Transit/Tower Transit

From Services Last Bus Timing
(after midnight)
Ang Mo Kio Interchange 261, 269 2.45am
Bedok Interchange 222, 225G, 228, 229 2.45am
Bishan Interchange 410W 2.50am
Boon Lay Interchange 181, 240, 241, 243G 2.50am
Eunos Interchange 60A, 63M 2.40am
Hougang Central Interchange 325 2.30am
Jurong East Interchange 51A, 143M, 333, 334, 335 3.20am
Serangoon Interchange 315 2.45am
Tampines Interchange 291, 292, 293 2.55am
Toa Payoh Interchange 232, 238 2.35am
Bus Stop along Jalan Bukit Merah (Opposite Block 149, 10059) towards Hougang Central Interchange 147 2.10am
Bus Stop along New Bridge Road (Clarke Quay Station, 04239) towards Clementi Interchange 2.13am
Bus Stop along Eu Tong Sen Street (People’s Park Complex, 05013) towards Bedok Interchange 197 2.05am
Bus Stop along North Bridge Road (St. Andrew’s Cathedral, 04167) towards Jurong East Interchange

In addition, the last bus of  173A, 189A, 941, 945, 947 will depart Bukit Batok Interchange at 0320 on 28 Jan 2017. The last bus of 282, 284 and 285 will depart Clementi Int at 0235 on 28 Jan. The last bus of 97 will depart Marina Ctr Ter at 0200 on 28 Jan.

SMRT

Interchange

Bus service

Last Bus Timings from Interchange*

Choa Chu Kang 300, 301, 302, 307, 308

3.10am

Woodlands 901, 911, 912, 913

2.55am

Sembawang 859A

3.00am

Yishun 804, 812

3.05am

Bukit Panjang 920, 922

3.05am

* Early morning of 28 January 2017

Go-Ahead

The last bus of Services 83 (terminating at Sengkang Int), 382G and 386 will depart Punggol Temp Int at 2.40 am on 28 Jan. The last bus of Services 358 and 359 will depart Pasir Ris Int at 3 am on 28 Jan. The last bus of Service 12 towards Pasir Ris will depart New Bridge Rd Ter at 0200 on 28 Jan 2017.

All TownLink and Intratown services that call at the interchange twice in a single trip (including 812) will have their last buses perform one of each loop, departing the interchange at the same time. (e.g. Bus Service 359 East and West loops departing Pasir Ris at 3am and performing one loop only). SBS Transit and Go-Ahead buses will display a terminating “T” plate. SMRT Buses will display the “E” suffix.

In addition, on Eves of Public Holidays that fall on weekdays, operating hours of full-day bus services will follow that of Saturdays. As a result, the last trips of several services will end early. This includes Service 6, whose last bus will depart Pasir Ris Int at 3 pm on 27 Jan. It will not be in operation from 28 to 30 Jan.

The evening operating hours of Services 97e and 177 have been shifted to 1300 to 1400 and 1130 to 1330 temporarily on 27 January.

Service 128 will operate return trips from the City from 1.20pm to 1.35pm. Meanwhile, Fast Forward Services 10e, 14e, 30e, 74e, 89e, 151e, 174e and 196e will operate return trips from the City from 12.51pm to 2.00pm while Express 513 will operate two trips at 1.15pm and 1.30pm. There is no change in the operating hours of these services from the heartlands to the City for the morning trips. These services will not serve their evening trips.

Service 744 will have additional trips at 1, 1.30 and 2pm in addition to the evening timings. Service 531 will not have any return trips toward Simei.

 

Credits:

  • SBS Transit
  • SMRT
  • Tower Transit
  • Go-Ahead
  • Public Transport Singapore
  • Smart Bus
  • Commute Solution
  • My Transport Singapore

 

Last edited 29 Jan 2017

Car-Free Sunday SG (Jan 2017)

 Information in this article with effect from 18 Jan 2017 – Press Release

Several services will be affected by road closures in the Civic District and parts of the Central Business District area for the Car-Free Sunday SG on Sunday, 22 January 2017, from 5.00am to 12.30pm.

The details of the temporary route diversion are as follows:

Road Name Bus stops skipped Affected bus services
Cecil St 03151 opp GB Bldg 57, 131, 186, 400, 402
03021 Prudential Twr 57, 131
Ch St 05319 opp OCBC Ctr 186
Connaught Dr 02029 opp Spore Cricket Club 100, 130, 131
Cross St 03041 opp PWC Bldg 186
Esplanade Dr 02111 Esplanade Bridge 10, 57, 100, 130, 131, 196
Fullerton Rd 03011 Fullerton Sq
Parliament Pl 02181 Supreme Ct 195
Raffles Quay 03059 One Raffles Quay 186
Robinson Rd 03111 aft Capital Twr 10, 97, 100, 106, 130, 133, 196
03071 opp The Oglivy Ctr 10, 97, 106, 133, 196
03031 opp AIA Twr 10, 100, 130, 196
Shenton Way 03129 UIC Bldg 186
Upp Cross St 05131 opp Hong Lim Cplx

 

In addition, Services 97 and 106 will also serve two additional bus stops along Shenton Way – Taxi Stand OUE Downtown 1 and Taxi Stand SGX Ctr 2.

 

Credits:

  • SBS Transit
  • Tower Transit

Bus 382G/W amendment to Sumang Lane/Cres

Information with effect from 22 Jan 2017 – Implementation

From 22 Jan 2017, Bus Service 382G/W will be extended to serve Sumang Lane & Sumang Crescent. It will serve new housing developments of Matilda Portico, Matilda Edge, Matilda Court and The Verandah @ Matilda.

Service 382G will serve three new bus stops – Blk 227A on Punggol Field, bef Sumang Ln on Sumang Cres and Blk 226A on Sumang Ln. Service 382W will also serve three new bus stops – Blk 224A on Sumang Ln, aft Sumang Ln on Sumang Cres and opp Blk 227A on Punggol Field.

There will not be any changes to operational timings.

The previous route is as follows:

DIRECTION 1
Distance (km) Bus Stop
Code
Road / Bus Stop Description
Punggol Pl
0.0  65009  • Punggol Temp Int
Punggol Field
0.6  65341  • Opp Blk 272C
0.9  65331  • Opp Blk 268D
Sumang Wk
1.4  65491  • Opp Blk 259 CP
1.8  65441  • Opp Blk 315B
2.1  65451  • Blk 322 CP
Sumang Link
2.6  65461  • Blk 312 CP
Sentul Cres
3.3  65481  • Bef Punggol Dr
Punggol Pl
3.6  65351  • Punggol View Pr Sch
4.1  65009  • Punggol Temp Int
DIRECTION 2
Distance (km) Bus Stop
Code
Road / Bus Stop Description
Punggol Pl
0.0  65009  • Punggol Temp Int
0.6  65359  • Opp Punggol View Pr Sch
Sentul Cres
0.9  65489  • Aft Punggol Dr
Sumang Link
1.7  65469  • Blk 310B
Sumang Wk
2.2  65459  • Opp Blk 322 CP
2.5  65449  • Blk 315B
2.9  65499  • Blk 259 CP
Punggol Field
3.3  65339  • Blk 268C
3.6  65349  • Blk 272C
Punggol Pl
4.1  65009  • Punggol Temp Int

 

The current route can be found in the main article of Service 382G/W.

 

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