SBS Transit Bus Service 240M is a peak hour supplementary bus service from Lakeside MRT Station and looping at Jurong West Street 64, passing through Corporation Road, Boon Lay Place and Boon Lay Drive. Operating during weekday peak hours, it runs alongside SBS Transit Bus Service 240 and alleviates crowding on high-demand sectors during peak hours.
The route was renumbered from Peak Period Short Service 240P.
|Bus Service 240M – Boon Lay Way ↺ Jurong West Street 64|
||Boon Lay Way (Lakeside MRT Station) ↺ Jurong West Street 64 (Loop)|
|Passes Through||Corporation Rd, Boon Lay Place, Boon Lay Drive|
|Route Length||7.2 km|
|Traveling Time||35 mins|
|BCM Route Package||Jurong West Bus Package|
|Current Operator||SBS Transit Ltd|
|Current Depot||Soon Lee Bus Depot (SLBP)|
|Current Fleet||12-metre Single Deck Bus:
– Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
– Scania K230UB
|Departure Times from Lakeside MRT
||0600hrs – 0730hrs & 1700hrs – 1830hrs (Weekdays, Except Public Holidays)|
|AM Peak: 18 mins
PM Peak: 18 mins
Service 240M duplicates Feeder 240, serving between Lakeside MRT Station and Boon Lay during the weekday peak hours. While Feeder 240 terminates at Boon Lay Bus Interchange, Service 240M loops around Boon Lay MRT Station, via Jurong West Central 2, 3 and Street 64.
This bus service was renumbered from Peak Period Short Service 240P in September 2016. Under the Bus Contracting Model (BCM), Peak Period Short Services (PPSS) were converted to supplementary bus services to be operated by the parent route operator.
This bus service only operates during peak hours on weekdays, excluding public holidays.
MRT Stations served by the route:
- SBS Transit Bus Service 240: Boon Lay Bus Interchange ↺ Jalan Ahmad Ibrahim (Loop)
- 01 Sep 2016 onwards: SBS Transit Ltd
The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2024 under the Jurong West Bus Package.
- 2016 (01 Sep): Peak Period Short Service route variant 240P renumbered to Bus Service 240M. Wheelchair accessible at launch.
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