SBS Transit Bus Service 246

SBS Transit Bus Service 246 is a Jurong Industrial Service running from Boon Lay Bus Interchange and looping at Boon Lay Drive, passing through Chin Bee and Corporation Road. Despite being classified as an industrial route, a large portion of the route plies through residential estates along Corporation Drive and Boon Lay Place.


Route:

Bus Service 246: Boon Lay ↺ Boon Lay Drive
 From Boon Lay Looping at Boon Lay Drive
  • Jurong West Ctrl 3
     – Boon Lay Int EW27
  • Jln Boon Lay
     – Aft ST Kinetics
  • Chin Bee Dr
     – Sime Darby
  • Quality Rd
     – Bef Chin Bee Ave
     – Opp Meiji Seika
     – Bef Jln Tukang
  • Jln Tukang
     – Opp Grundfos
     – Hup Leck Heavy Equipment
     – Bef Chia Ping Rd
  • Yung Ho Rd
     – Blk 151
  • Corporation Dr
     – Blk 158
     – Opp Jurong Sec Sch
     – Blk 65
     – Opp Blk 117
  • Tah Ching Rd
     – Blk 331
  • Yuan Ching Rd
     – Opp Chinese Gdn
     – Yuan Ching Sec Sch
  • Boon Lay Way
     – Lakeside Stn EW26
  • Corporation Rd
     – Blk 203
  • Boon Lay Dr
     – Blk 206
  • Boon Lay Pl
     – Boon Lay Shop Ctr
     – Boon Lay CC
  • Boon Lay Ave
     – Blk 185
  • Boon Lay Dr
     – Blk 188
     – Blk 191
     – Blk 209
  • Corporation Rd
     – Opp Blk 203
  • Boon Lay Way
     – Opp Lakeside Stn EW26
  • Yuan Ching Rd
     – Opp Blk 134D
     – Chinese Gdn
  • Tah Ching Rd
     – Blk 329
  • Corporation Dr
     – Blk 117
     – Opp Blk 65
     – Jurong Sec Sch
     – Opp Blk 158
  • Yung Ho Rd
     – CISCO Recall
  • Jln Tukang
     – Bef Tukang Innovation Dr
     – Aft Tukang Innovation Dr
     – Grundfos
  • Quality Rd
     – Bef Intl Rd
     – Bef Meiji Seika
     – Aft Chin Bee Ave
  • Chin Bee Dr
     – Opp Sime Darby
  • Jln Boon Lay
     – Bef Boon Lay Way
  • Jurong West Ctrl 3
     – Boon Lay Int EW27

 

Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Boon Lay Bus Interchange ↺ Boon Lay Drive (Loop)
Passes Through Chin Bee, Jalan Tukang, Corporation Road, Lakeside MRT, Boon Lay Place
Route Length 16.9 km
Travelling Time 70 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Jurong West Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Soon Lee Bus Park (SLBP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Double Deck Bus:
Volvo B9TL
– Volvo Olympian
12-metre Single Deck Bus
– 
Scania K230UB
Departure Times from Boon Lay
0545 – 2330 (Daily)
Frequency Loop Service
 
0630-0830: 12 – 13 mins
0831-1659: 10 – 17 mins
1700-1900: 11 – 13 mins
After 1900: 16 – 19 mins
 

 

Service 246 primarily serves industrial estates around Chin Bee and Jalan Tukang with connections to Jurong West Town Centre. A large portion of this route also plies residential estates, supplementing existing bus connections between the residential estates of Taman Jurong and Boon Lay Gardens to Lakeside MRT Station.

The route compliments Service 240 between Boon Lay Gardens and Lakeside MRT, and also Services 49, 98, 154 and 240 between Lakeside MRT and Taman Jurong.

MRT Stations Served:

Fare: Charges basic distance fares. See Bus Fares. Calculate your bus fare using LTA’s fare calculator on MyTransport.sg here.

Fleet: See Above.


Gallery:


Operator History:

  • 1977 – 2001: Singapore Bus Services Ltd
  • 2001 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2024 under the Jurong West Bus Package.

History:

  • 1977: Introduced as Boon Lay Gardens – Jln Tukang (Loop)
  • 1978 (01 Jun): Amended to Jurong Int – Boon Lay Garden (Loop) with the opening of Jurong Interchange.
  • 1990 (01 Jul): Amended to Boon Lay Interchange and loop at Third Chin Bee Road via Boon Lay Gardens, when Jurong Int closed
  • 1995 (15 Jan): Amended to loop at Boon Lay Drive via Chin Bee Dr, Quality Rd and Jln Tukang, skipping International Rd, Third Chin Bee Rd and Chin Bee Ave. Deleted sectors covered by amended service 79.
  • 2006 (11 Jun): Amended to ply Tah Ching Road instead of Kang Ching Rd
  • 2011: Air-conditioned buses deployed
  • 2013: Service improvement under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP)
  • 2016 (25 Jan): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)

Past Routings:

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