Changes in operational hours for train and selected bus services on New Year's Eve

The operational hours of the North East Line (NEL), the Downtown Line (DTL) and the Sengkang-Punggol LRT (SPLRT) systems as well as selected 25 bus services will be extended on New Year’s Eve, 31 December 2019. The schedules of 14 bus services operating between the City/Business District and the heartlands will also be changed on that day.


Train Services

Train services on the NEL and DTL will be extended by at least 2 hours and 15 minutes.

The last train on the NEL headed towards Punggol will depart HarbourFront Station at 2.16am, while the last train towards HarbourFront will leave Punggol Station at 1.45am. The Sengkang/Punggol LRT systems will also run later until after the last NEL train arrives at their respective Town Centre Stations. 

On the DTL, the last train towards Expo will depart Bukit Panjang Station at 1.48am, while the last train towards Bukit Panjang will leave Expo Station at 1.49am.

Bus Services

To complement the extension of train operational hours, the last bus timings of 25 selected bus services – 33, 60A, 63M, 133, 181, 222, 225G, 228, 229, 232, 238, 240, 241, 243G, 261,  269, 291, 292, 293, 315, 325, 400, 410W, 804 and 812 – will also run later at their respective bus interchanges/terminal and bus stops on that same evening. On top of this, the six Nite Owl services will be extended to operate until 4.00am.


Fourteen services - 10e, 14e, 30e, 74e, 89e, 128, 151e, 174e, 196e, 513, 654, 655, 660 and 850E – will not be operating weekday evening trips on 31 December.

As offices will be closed earlier that day, these services will instead operate return trips between 12.51pm and 2.00pm. There is no change to the operating hours of these services for the morning trips.

Please refer to the attached posters for details.