Information accurate as at 1 January 2017 – Opening of PTWebSG.Wordpress
The following bus services will be temporarily diverted due to events and thus will skip selected bus stops in and around Chinatown.
SBS Transit/Tower Transit/Go Ahead
The affected dates are:
- Saturday, 7 January 2017, 2.00pm to 11.00pm: Chinese New Year Light Up and Official Opening Ceremony
- Friday, 27 January 2017, 5.00pm to 3.00am: Chinese New Year Countdown Celebration
- Sunday, 12 February 2017, 2.00pm to 11.00pm: Chingay Parade @ Chinatown
The affected bus stops are:
|Road Name||Bus Stop Skipped||Affected Bus Services|
|Eu Tong Sen Street||Eu Tong Sen Street (05012) Pearl’s Centre||54, 124, 147, 166, CT8, CT18|
|(05013) People’s Park Complex||2, 12, 33, 63, 80, 197, CT8, CT18|
|(05022) People’s Park Centre||54, 124, 145, 147, 166|
|New Bridge Road||(05039) New Bridge Centre||2, 12, 33, 54, 63, 124, 143, 147, CT8, CT18|
|(05049) Chinatown Point||2, 12, 33, 54, 143, 147, CT8, CT18|
|Outram Road||(06029) Outram Park Station||33, 63|
|Upper Cross Street||(05131) Opposite Hong Lim Complex||63, 124|
Please note that the road closures may be extended beyond 11pm for SBS Transit services.
In addition, Service 143 will also skip bus stops opp Pearl’s Ctr and Outram Pk Stn along New Bridge Rd.
Go Ahead services will also call at additional bus stops during the diversion period:
- Outram Rd, opp Outram Pk Stn
- Chin Swee Rd, Blk 8
- Havelock Rd, Ctrl Sq
- Upp Pickering Street, Hong Lim Pk
- Sth Bridge Rd, opp Hong Lim Cplx/opp Sri Mariamman TP
- Kreta Ayer Rd, opp Blk 333
|07 Jan 2017||2.00pm – 11.59pm||Opening Ceremony|
|27 Jan 2017||5.00pm – 03.00am||Countdown Celebrations|
Eu Tong Sen St:
05022 People’s Pk Ctr 190, 851
05013 People’s Pk Cplx 61, 961, 970
05012 Pearl’s Ctr 190, 851, 970
New Bridge Rd:
05049 Chinatown Pt 190
05039 New Bridge Ctr 190, 851, 961, 970
05019 Opp Pearl’s Ctr
05069 Outram Pk Stn 961
Upp Cross St:
05131 Opp Hong Lim Cplx 851, 961, 970
06029 Outram Pk Stn 851, 970
Extension of operating hours
Chinatown Direct Services CT8 and CT18 will have their operating hours temporarily changed in the lead up to the festive season.
On 7, 14 and 21 January 2017, the last bus of the two Services towards Chinatown will depart from their respective heartlands at 9pm, while the last bus back from Chinatown will depart from Eu Tong Sen St, aft Hosp Dr at 12.30am the next day.
On weekdays and Sundays from 9 to 26 January 2017, the timings of their first and last trips will be adjusted by between five and 10 minutes.
On 27 January 2017, the last bus of the two Services towards Chinatown will depart from their respective heartlands at 11pm, while the last bus back from Chinatown will depart from Eu Tong Sen St, aft Hosp Dr at 1.55am the next day.
The Chinatown Direct Services will not operate on 28 and 29 January 2017.
- SBS Transit
- Tower Transit
- Go Ahead
Last edited on 8 Jan 2017