Bus Service 657 (SMRT Buses Pte Ltd)

Information in this article with effect from 17 Apr 2017 – Change of operator.

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Bus Service 657 is a City Direct service operating between Jurong and Central, via Jurong, Toh Guan, and Shenton.

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Service 657 Information

Route

Canberra Road to Shenton Way Anson Road to Canberra Road
Operator SMRT Buses Private Limited

Departure Times

Weekdays: 07 30 h to 07 45 h

Saturdays: No operation

Sundays and Public Holidays: No operation

Weekdays: 18 15 h to 18 30 h

Saturdays: No operation

Sundays and Public Holidays: No operation

Frequency

0630 – 0830: 15 min

0831 – 1659: No operation

1700 – 1900: No operation

1901 – 0629 (+1): No operation

0630 – 0830: 15 min

0831 – 1659: No operation

1700 – 1900: No operation

1901 – 0629 (+1): No operation

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Fares: Service 657 charges Express distance fares.

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Service 657 is a City Direct service that improves connectivity for residents of Jurong and Toh Guan to Central. It serves as an alternative to taking the train and Feeder bus services to and fro their workplaces. An express sector is incorporated, between Toh Guan and Anson as well as Shenton, via Ayer Rajah.

This service relieves high ridership on the rail network.

In addition, Bus Services 542 and 543 also connect Jurong with Central.

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Service 657 Route Information:

  • D1

    Road Name

    Bus Stop Code

    Bus Stop Description

    JW Ave 1

    28539

    Blk 538

    28409

    Blk 454

    28529

    Blk 441

    28519

    Blk 425

    28509

    Blk 422

    JE Ave 1

    28499

    Jur Polyclinic

    28469

    Blk 316

    28459

    Opp Parc Oasis

    28339

    Blk 252

    28329

    Blk 246

    Toh Guan Rd

    28631

    Opp Blk 288D

    28641

    Blk 284

    28651

    Opp IMM Bldg

    Anson Rd

    03241

    Mapletree Anson

    Robinson Rd

    03111

    Aft Capital Twr

    03071

    Opp The Oglivy Ctr

    Marina Blvd

    03381

    The Sail

    03391

    Marina Bay Financial Ctr

  • D2

    Road Name

    Bus Stop Code

    Bus Stop Description

    Ctrl Blvd

    03539

    Marina Bay Stn

    03529

    Downtown Stn

    Shenton Way

    03129

    UIC Bldg

    03218

    Opp MAS Bldg

    Toh Guan Rd

    28659

    IMM Bldg

    28649

    Blk 286A

    28639

    Blk 288E

    JE Ave 1

    28321

    Blk 239

    28331

    Blk 229

    28451

    Parc Oasis

    28461

    Blk 347

    28491

    Opp Jur Polyclinic

    JW Ave 1

    28501

    Blk 490

    28511

    Blk 463

    28521

    Blk 457

    28401

    Blk 502

    28531

    Blk 536

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

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Route History:

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Credits:
  • Singapore Public Transport
  • SMRT


Last edited on 24 Apr 2017 – PUBLISHING

Bus 653, 655, 656, 657 change of operator (Apr 2017)

Last updated 4 Apr 2017 – UPDATE for SBST Press Release

 

From 13 April 2017, SMRT Buses will operate Bus 653 using double-decker buses with changed operating details.

Departure frequencies for Direction 1 (Hume Ave – Marina Blvd) has been adjusted to 10 min from the previous 6 min during ComfortDelgro Bus Pte Ltd’s operations. First and last bus timings remain unchanged. Direction 2 first and last bus timings have been adjusted to 18 15 h – 18 30 h with a frequnecy of 15 min.

 

From 17 April 2017, SBS Transit Ltd will operate Bus 655, taking over operations from Woodlands Transport Services Private Limited. There are no changes to all operating details.

 

From 17 April 2017, SMRT Buses will operate Bus 656 using single-decker buses with revised operating details for DIrection 1 (Canberra Rd – Shenton Way) only.

Departure frequencies have been adjusted to 10 min from the 6 – 8 min under Loh Gim Chong Tpt. First and last bus timings remain unchanged. There are no changes to the operating details of Direction 2.

 

From 24 April 2017, SMRT Buses will operate Bus 657 using single-decker buses. There are no changes to all operating details.

 

Credits:

  • SMRT
  • Singapore Public Transportation