New Short-Trip Bus Services 118A and 118B
From Monday, 10 April 2017, two short-trip bus services, Service 118A and 118B will be introduced to complement Service 118.
Service 118A will operate on weekday mornings from 7.03am to 7.33am (excluding Public Holidays). Service 118B will operate on weekday evenings from 5.03pm to 5.33pm (excluding Public Holidays).
These short-trip bus services will ply between Tampines Expressway and Simei Avenue.
New Bus Service 381
New bus service between Punggol Bus Interchange and Punggol East via Punggol Way, Punggol Central, Edgefield Plains and Punggol Field. The new service will enhance connectivity to Punggol MRT and key amenities such as Waterway Point, Punggol Plaza and schools. This will be a wheelchair accessible (WAB) service.
Urgent Route Diversion
Please take note of an urgent route diversion with a bus stop skipped along Temasek Avenue. One of the affected services is 518/518A towards Pasir Ris Interchange.
Due to closure of the right lanes, Service 36 will not call at the bus stop along Penang Road.
Chinese New Year Operation Adjustments to Service 6
Due to the Chinese New Year public holiday, there will be adjustments to the operations of Service 6.
Extension of Operating Hours for Selected Services
On the eve of Chinese New Year, last bus timings for some feeder services at Pasir Ris and Punggol Interchanges and Service 12 from New Bridge Road Terminal will be extended.
Route Amendment for Service 382
The route of existing Service 382 will be extended to Sumang Lane and Sumang Crescent on Sunday, 22 January 2017.
Bus Stops’ Distance Update
The update to the distance between affected bus stops and other bus stops will take effect from Sunday, 8 January 2017.
Chinese New Year Celebrations 2017
Due to road closures for the Chinese New Year Celebrations, Services 2 and 12 will be temporarily diverted in Chinatown on following dates:
- Saturday 7 January 2017, 2pm - 11pm for Opening Ceremony and Light-up
- Friday 27 January 2017 - Saturday 28 January 2017, 5pm - 3am for Countdown
- Sunday 12 February 2017, 2pm - 11pm for Chingay Parade
New Year's Eve 2016
Due to road closures for the New Year's Eve 2016 Countdown, Services 36 and 518 will be temporarily diverted from Sunday, 31 December 2016, 3.00pm to Monday 1 January 2017, 1.30am.
Bus and Train Fares from 30 December 2016
Please take note of the new fares for your journeys.
Christmas / New Year's Eve Extension of Operating Hours
On the eves of Christmas and New Year, last bus timings for some services will be extended to the early mornings of Christmas and New Year's Day.
Six-month trial for foldable bicycles and Personal Mobility Devices (PMDs) - Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
From 1 December 2016 to 31 May 2017, commuters are permitted to bring their foldable bicycles and personal mobility devices (PMDs) (eg. e-scooters, manual kick-scooters, electric unicycles and hoverboards, etc.) on board trains and buses all day, as part of the six-month trial.
You may provide feedback on the trial to the Land Transport Authority (LTA) at www.lta.gov.sg/feedback/.
Standard Chartered Marathon 2016
Due to road closures for the Standard Chartered Marathon 2016, Service 518 will be temporarily diverted on Sunday, 04 December 2016, from 5.00am - 3.30pm.
Standard Chartered Marathon Kids Dash
Due to road closures, Services 36 and 518 will be temporarily diverted on Saturday, 03 December 2016, from 4.00pm - 10.30pm.
Orchard Christmas Light-up
Due to road closure for Orchard Christmas Light-up, Services 36 and 518 will be temporarily diverted on Saturday, 12 November 2016, from 3pm - 11pm.
Addition of Bus Stops along Sengkang East Road
From Sunday, 13 November 2016, Services 43/43M and 119 will serve two additional bus stops along Sengkang East Road.
SJ50 Matsuri Friendship Parade
Due to road closure, Services 36 and Express 518 will be temporarily diverted on Saturday, 29 October 2016, from 5:00pm - 10:00pm.
Go-Ahead Singapore Resumes Staff Bus Service
Go-Ahead Singapore today confirmed that it has resumed operation of its staff bus service with immediate effect.
This follows a four-week period during which the company subcontracted it to Tower Transit due to a shortage of Bus Captains (BCs).
David Cutts, Deputy Chairman, said: “We continue to make good progress recruiting BCs and are grateful to Tower Transit for their help”.
Addition of Bus Stops along Tampines Ave 5
From Sunday, 23 October 2016, Services 34 and 118 will serve two additional bus stops along Tampines Ave 5.
OCBC Cycle Singapore 2016
Due to road closures, Services 36 and 518 will be temporarily diverted with bus stops skipped
Update of Distances between Bus Stops
Road improvements and re-alignment works have led to the shifting of some bus stops and changes to distances between them. If your journey includes the affected bus stops, your fare could be slightly higher / lower due to the longer / shorter distance travelled.
The update to the distance between affected bus stops and other bus stops will take effect from Sunday, 2 October 2016.
Here are the details of the affected bus stops:
Addition of Bus Stops along Punggol East
From Sunday, 25 September 2016, Services 62 and 85 will serve two additional bus stops along Punggol East.