SBS Transit Feeder Bus Service 229

SBS Transit Feeder Bus Service 229 is a Feeder service operating from Bedok Interchange and looping at Bedok South Road, passing through Chai Chee, Bedok South and Upper East Coast.


Route
Bus Service 229: Bedok ↺ Bedok South Road (Loop)
From Bedok  Looping at Bedok South Road
  • Bedok North Dr
    – Bedok Int EW5
  • Chai Chee St
    – Opp Blk 42
  • Chai Chee Rd
    – Opp Blk 24
  • New Upp Changi Rd
    – Blk 32
  • Bedok Sth Rd
    – Panasonic
    – Fujitec S’pore Ltd
    – Opp Temasek JC
    – Lion Home For Elders
    – Blk 40
  • Bedok Sth Ave 3
    – Blk 172
    – Aft Blk 156
  • Upp East Coast Rd
    – Opp Temasek Sec Sch
  • Bedok Sth Rd
    – Blk 153
    – Blk 171
    – Blk 71
    – Opp Blk 40
    – Opp Lion Home For Elders
    – Temasek JC
    – Aft Bedok Sth Ave 1
    – Opp Panasonic
  • New Upp Changi Rd
    – Opp Blk 32
  • Chai Chee Rd
    – Blk 24
  • Chai Chee St
    – Blk 42
  • Bedok Nth Dr
    – Bedok Int EW5

 

Technical Information
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Bedok Bus Interchange ↺ Bedok South Rd (Loop)
Passes Through Chai Chee St, Chai Chee Rd, Bedok South Ave 3
Route Length 9.9 km
Traveling Time 50 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Bedok Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Bedok North Bus Depot (BNDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Bus:
Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
Scania K230UB
Departure Times from Bedok
0545hrs – 0040hrs (Daily)
Frequency Loop Service
0630hrs – 0830hrs: 07 – 09 mins
0831hrs – 1659hrs: 07 – 14 mins
1700hrs – 1900hrs: 08 mins
After 1900hrs: 08 – 16 mins

 

Route History

Feeder Service 229 primarily serves the residents of Chai Chee and Bedok South to Bedok Town Centre. Originally introduced as Feeder 219 in 1985, the route was later renumbered to Feeder 229.

For residents of Bedok South, the detour at Chai Chee before arriving at Bedok Interchange adds to travel time and Service 38 offers a more direct connection.

MRT Station Served

Fare: Charges basic distance-based fares, capped at 3.2km for Feeder bus services. See Bus Fares. Calculate your bus fare using LTA’s fare calculator on MyTransport.sg here.


 

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Operator History
  • 1985 – 2001: Singapore Bus Services Ltd
  • 2001 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2023 under the Bedok Bus Package.

History
  • 1985: Introduced as Service 219, Bedok – Bedok South Rd/Ave 1 (Loop)
  • 1986 – 88: Extended to loop at Upper East Coast Rd via Bedok South Ave 3
  • 1999: Renumbered to Service 229, no route change
  • 2012 (30 Sep): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus service (WAB)
  • 2013: Service improvement under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP)
  • 2015 (04 May): Last bus extended to 0040hrs daily
External Links & References:

Back to Bedok Townlink and Feeder services
Back to Feeder, Townlink and Intratown routes
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