To enable the shoppers to enjoy
the shopping till midnight and make
it convenient for them to get home
during this festive season, SBS
Transit is extending operating hours
of some of the trunk services serving
Chinatown area and operating 11
special services connecting selected
MRT stations in housing estates
to their neighbourhoods from 4 to
8 February 2005.
The last trip of the selected trunk services will leave Chinatown at about 1am. These services are:
|| in the direction of Pasir Ris
|| in the direction of Bedok
|| in the direction of Clementi
|| in the direction of Ang Mo Kio
|| in the direction of Bedok
| in the direction of Jurong East
To tie-in with the extension of
train services for the period from
4 to 8 February 2005, SBS Transit
is also operating 11 special services
connecting selected MRT stations
in housing estates to take commuters
home to their neighbourhoods. These
special services will operate from
12.35 am onwards and have their
service numbers corresponding to
the station code of the respective
new towns - EW 1, EW 2, EW 5, EW
23, EW 24, EW 27, NE 12, NE 13,
NE 14, NE 16 and NS 16.
The new towns to be served by these special services are Ang Mo Kio, Bedok, Boon Lay, Clementi, Hougang, Jurong East, Pasir Ris, Sengkang, Serangoon and Tampines.
In an earlier release, we have announced
that SBS Transit is extending the
operating hours of CityBuzz Service
C1, Chinatown Direct Services as
well as the rail service to better
serve the travelling of shoppers
during this festive season.
of operating hours and introduction
of short-working trips for CityBuzz
Service C 1 for public to Singapore
To make it easier for the public to make their way to and from the River Hongbao especially in the late evening, short-working trips will be introduced on CityBuzz Service C1 to operate between Marina Centre and North Bridge Road (City Hall Station) for the period from 7 to 23 February 2005. At the same time, the operating hours will also be extended from 10.10 pm to 12.00 midnight.
Extension of operating hours for Chinatown Direct Services CT 8, CT 18 and CT 28 for public to Chinatown Chinese New Year Bazaar
The operating hours of the three
Chinatown Direct services will be
extended to midnight for the period
between 29 January to
7 February 2005 as follows:
|29 Jan - 7 Feb 2005
||10am - 9pm
||11am - 12 midnight
The three Chinatown Direct services provide connections to Chinatown directly from the neighbourhoods of Ang Mo Kio, Bedok and Clementi New Town.
Extension of operating hours for North East Line MRT as well as Sengkang and Punggol LRT
North East Line train service
will be extended between 4 to 7
February 2005. The last train will
depart Chinatown Station at 1.00
am for both directions to Punggol
and Harbour Front.
The operating hours for Sengkang and Punggol LRT will also be extended for the same period between 4 to 7 February 2005. The last train will leave the Town Centre stations at 1.31 am and 1.33 am at Sengkang and Punggol respectively.