Bus services along North Bridge Road to be diverted for demolition of overhead bridge

Last edited 28 Jul 2017 — PUBLISHING

From 11.00 p.m. on Wednesday, 2 August 2017 to 5.00 a.m. on Thursday, 3 August 2017, the stretch of North Bridge Road between Coleman Street and High Street will be closed to facilitate the demolition of a pedestrian overhead bridge near The Adelphi.

As such, bus services 32, 61, 63, 80, 124, 145, 166, 174, 195, 197, 851, and 961 will be amended to Coleman Street, Hill Street, and High Street. The bus stop 04249 Opposite The Treasury will be skipped.

During this period of time, bus services 32, 63, 80, 195, and 851 will skip bus stop 04168 After City Hall Station Exit B along North Bridge Road to facilitate the right turn of busses into Coleman Street. They will temporarily call at 04167 City Hall Station Exit B instead.

CNY celebration 2017

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

SMRT Buses

Date Time Event
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

Outram Rd:

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.

 

Credits:

  • SBS Transit
  • SMRT
  • Tower Transit
  • Go Ahead

 

Last edited on 8 Jan 2017

Bus Service 63/M (SBS Transit Ltd)

Updated 1 January 2017 – Opening of PTWebSG.Wordpress

Bus Service 63 is a trunk route from Eunos, looping at Rumah Tinggi, via Ubi, Kallang, Bugis, MacPherson, Chinatown, Tiong Bahru and Lengkok Bahru.

A route variant, Service 63M, loops at MacPherson and serves only Ubi Industrial Estate.

Service 63 Route Information
RouteWheelchair-accessible Eunos Int – Jln Rumah Tinggi (Loop)
Length 39 km
Operator Information
Operator SBS Transit Limited
Departure Times 0530 – 0000 (+1)

Between 2300 and 0000 the next day, buses leaving Eunos Int will terminate at Jln Rumah Tinggi, opp Blk 36.

Frequency 7 – 9 mins (0630 – 0830)

7 – 16 mins (0831 – 1659)

6 – 14 mins (1700 – 1900)

10 – 14 mins (1901 – 0629 (+1))

 

Service 63M Route Information
RouteWheelchair-accessible Eunos Int – Circuit Rd (Loop)
Length 12.8 km
Operator Information
Operator SBS Transit Limited
Departure Times 0535 – 0030 (+1)
Frequency 7 – 15 mins (0630 – 0830)

10 – 20 mins (0831 – 1659)

10 – 19 mins (1700 – 1900)

10 – 18 mins (1901 – 0629 (+1))

 

Fares: Services 63/M charges regular Basic Bus Service Distance fares.

Bus Service 63 is an inter-town trunk route, connecting residents of Ubi, MacPherson, Tiong Bahru and Bukit Timah to the central areas of Bugis, Clarke Quay and Chinatown. It also provide connections to Eunos MRT Station for Ubi Industrial Estate employees as well as from Redhill and Rumah Tinggi to Tiong Bahru MRT, with few duplicating routes for the latter.

Although Service 63 is classified as a loop route, drivers take a short break at Jln Rumah Tinggi, opp Blk 36. All passengers are to alight at the bus stop and board the bus after the driver’s break.

Service 63M eases high demand between Eunos MRT Station and Ubi for Service 63.

Service 63 Route Information:

LOOP SERVICE

Distance (km)

Bus Stop
Code

Road / Bus Stop Description

Eunos Rd 2

0.0

 82009

 • Eunos Int

Sims Ave

0.5

 82061

 • Eunos Stn

Jln Eunos

0.9

 83101

 • Eunos Stn

1.2

 83111

 • Blk 17

1.7

 72011

 • Blk 322

Eunos Link

2.0

 71099

 • Blk 311

Ubi Ave 2

2.3

 71139

 • Blk 302

Ubi Ave 1

2.8

 71101

 • Blk 318

3.2

 71111

 • Blk 343

3.6

 71201

 • Paya Ubi Ind Pk

3.9

 71211

 • Ubi 55

Ubi Rd 1

4.2

 71221

 • Meiban Ind Bldg

Ubi Ave 2

4.4

 71169

 • Aztech Bldg

Circuit Link

4.8

 70379

 • Opp MacPherson Stn

Circuit Rd

5.1

 70201

 • ITE MacPherson Campus 1

Pipit Rd

5.5

 70211

 • Blk 90

Circuit Rd

6.0

 70221

 • Blk 79 FC

Mattar Rd

6.4

 70231

 • Aft Merpati Rd

6.7

 70241

 • MacPherson Pr Sch

Aljunied Rd

7.1

 70019

 • Blk 125

7.5

 81099

 • Blk 102

7.8

 81089

 • Aljunied Stn

Geylang Rd

8.3

 80089

 • Bef Lor 18 Geylang

8.7

 80069

 • Opp Mohd Salleh Mque

9.2

 80049

 • Aft Sims Way

9.4

 80039

 • Opp Lor 1 Geylang Ter

Kallang Rd

9.9

 80029

 • Aft Kallang Rd ERP Gantry

Crawford St

10.4

 01339

 • Bef Crawford Bridge

Nth Bridge Rd

10.8

 01329

 • Blk 8

11.3

 01229

 • Bef Sultan Mque

11.7

 01139

 • Parkview Sq

12.0

 01039

 • Nth Bridge Commercial Cplx

12.2

 01029

 • Cosmic Insurance Bldg

12.8

 04168

 • Opp Peninsula Plaza

13.0

 04249

 • Opp The Treasury

Sth Bridge Rd

13.4

 05029

 • Boat Quay

* Express

Upp Cross St

14.0

 05131

 • Opp Hong Lim Cplx

New Bridge Rd

14.5

 05039

 • New Bridge Ctr

14.8

 05019

 • Opp Pearl’s Ctr

Outram Rd

15.3

 06011

 • Opp Outram Pk Stn

Tiong Bahru Rd

15.9

 06051

 • Blk 55

16.2

 10141

 • Blk 18

16.6

 10151

 • Ctrl Green Condo

16.8

 10161

 • Opp Tiong Bahru Plaza

17.2

 10171

 • Henderson Pk

17.5

 10181

 • Bef Al-Rabitah Mque

17.7

 10191

 • Blk 78

Redhill Cl

17.9

 10481

 • Opp Blk 73

Redhill Rd

18.1

 10459

 • Blk 72

Lengkok Bahru

18.6

 10429

 • Blk 54

Hoy Fatt Rd

18.8

 10419

 • Blk 52

19.0

 10409

 • Blk 50

Jln Rumah Tinggi

19.4

 10599

 • Opp Blk 36

Hoy Fatt Rd

19.8

 10401

 • Shriro Hse

20.0

 10411

 • Opp Blk 53

Lengkok Bahru

20.3

 10421

 • Blk 63B

Redhill Rd

20.7

 10451

 • Opp Blk 71

Redhill Cl

20.8

 10489

 • Blk 73

Tiong Bahru Rd

21.0

 10199

 • Delta Swim Cplx

21.3

 10189

 • Blk 104A CP

21.6

 10179

 • Tiong Bahru Pk

22.1

 10169

 • Tiong Bahru Plaza

22.7

 10149

 • Blk 1

Outram Rd

23.1

 06049

 • Bef Outram Flyover

23.6

 06029

 • Outram Pk Stn

Eu Tong Sen St

24.4

 05013

 • People’s Pk Cplx

24.8

 05023

 • Opp Hong Lim Pk

25.1

 04222

 • Clarke Quay Stn

Hill St

25.6

 04142

 • Armenian Ch

Victoria St

26.1

 01012

 • Hotel Grand Pacific

26.6

 01112

 • Opp Bugis Junction

27.2

 01121

 • Stamford Pr Sch

27.5

 01211

 • Opp Blk 461

Kallang Rd

27.8

 01311

 • Lavender Stn

28.5

 80011

 • Opp Sri Manmatha K Tp

Sims Ave

29.0

 80031

 • Kallang Stn

29.3

 80051

 • Aft Lor 1 Geylang

29.7

 80071

 • Yi Xiu Fty Bldg

30.2

 80091

 • Bef Lor 23 Geylang

Aljunied Rd

30.4

 81081

 • Opp Aljunied Stn

30.8

 81091

 • Blk 60

31.2

 70011

 • Opp Blk 125

Merpati Rd

31.8

 70151

 • Aft Jln Anggerek

32.1

 70161

 • Blk 14

Circuit Rd

32.5

 70171

 • Blk 77

32.7

 70181

 • Blk 36

32.9

 70191

 • MacPherson Sec Sch

Circuit Link

33.1

70371

• MacPherson Stn

Ubi Ave 2

33.4

 71161

 • Blk 3019

Ubi Rd 1

33.6

 71229

 • Opp Meiban Ind Bldg

Ubi Ave 1

33.9

 71219

 • Ubi Techpark

34.2

 71209

 • Opp Paya Ubi Ind Pk

34.6

 71119

 • Opp Blk 343

35.0

 71109

 • Maha Bodhi Sch

Ubi Ave 2

35.6

 71131

 • Automobile Megamart

Eunos Link

35.9

 71091

 • Blk 637

Jln Eunos

36.3

 72019

 • Eunos Mans

37.0

 83119

 • Opp Blk 16

37.2

 83109

 • Opp Eunos Stn

Changi Rd

37.9

 82069

 • Aft GE Life Ctr

Jln Turi

38.4

 82221

 • Blk 3A

Eunos Rd 2

39.1

 82009

 • Eunos Int

Service 63M Route Information:

LOOP SERVICE

Distance (km)

Bus Stop
Code

Road / Bus Stop Description

Eunos Rd 2

0.0

 82009

 • Eunos Int

Sims Ave

0.5

 82061

 • Eunos Stn

Jln Eunos

0.9

 83101

 • Eunos Stn

1.2

 83111

 • Blk 17

1.7

 72011

 • Blk 322

Eunos Link

2.0

 71099

 • Blk 311

Ubi Ave 2

2.3

 71139

 • Blk 302

Ubi Ave 1

2.8

 71101

 • Blk 318

3.2

 71111

 • Blk 343

3.6

 71201

 • Paya Ubi Ind Pk

3.9

 71211

 • Ubi 55

Ubi Rd 1

4.2

 71221

 • Meiban Ind Bldg

Ubi Ave 2

4.4

 71169

 • Aztech Bldg

Circuit Link

4.8

 70379

 • Opp MacPherson Stn

Circuit Rd

5.1

 70201

 • ITE MacPherson Campus 1

Pipit Rd

5.5

 70211

 • Blk 90

Circuit Rd

6.0

 70221

 • Blk 79 FC

6.2

 70171

 • Blk 77

6.4

 70181

 • Blk 36

6.6

 70191

 • MacPherson Sec Sch

Circuit Link

6.8

70371

 • MacPherson Stn

Ubi Ave 2

7.1

 71161

 • Blk 3019

Ubi Rd 1

7.3

 71229

 • Opp Meiban Ind Bldg

Ubi Ave 1

7.6

 71219

 • Ubi Techpark

7.9

 71209

 • Opp Paya Ubi Ind Pk

8.3

 71119

 • Opp Blk 343

8.7

 71109

 • Maha Bodhi Sch

Ubi Ave 2

9.3

 71131

 • Automobile Megamart

Eunos Link

9.6

 71091

 • Blk 637

Jln Eunos

10.0

 72019

 • Eunos Mans

10.7

 83119

 • Opp Blk 16

10.9

 83109

 • Opp Eunos Stn

Changi Rd

11.6

 82069

 • Aft GE Life Ctr

Jln Turi

12.1

 82221

 • Blk 3A

Eunos Rd 2

12.8

 82009

 • Eunos Int

Bus stops shown in Orange are wheelchair-inaccessible.

 

Downroute Departures:

Route (Service 63) Day Operating schedule
Jln Rumah Tinggi, opp Blk 36 – Eunos Int Weekdays 0600, 0613, 0626
Saturdays 0600, 0615, 0630
Sundays/PHs 0600, 0621
Aljunied Rd, opp Aljunied Stn – Eunos Int Weekdays 0630, 0637
Ubi Rd 1, opp Meiban Ind Bldg – Eunos Int Weekdays 0540 – 0636
Saturdays 0550 – 0640
Sundays/PHs 0540 – 0632

 

Route History:

Before 1 Jan 2017 – Please refer to SGWiki.

 

Credits:

Transitlink e-Guide