SBS Transit Bus Service 29

SBS Transit Bus Service 29 is a trunk service connecting Tampines to Changi Village, via Tampines Ave 9, Upp Changi Rd North and Netheravon Rd. This route loops within Changi Village Bus Terminal.


Route:
Bus Service 29: Tampines ↺ Changi Village
From Tampines
Looping at Changi Village
  • Tampines Ctrl 1
    – Tampines Int
    EW2DT32
  • Tampines Ave 7
    – Opp Tampines Reg Lib
  • Tampines St 41
    – Blk 417
  • Tampines Ave 9
    – Blk 496F
    – Blk 493B
    – Dunman Sec Sch
    – Tampines JC/Opp Blk 454 DT33
  • Tampines Ave 7
    – Tampines JC/Opp Blk 390
    – Blk 497D
  • Old Tampines Rd
    – Aft Jln Batalong
    – Bef Jln Mariam
    – Bef Toh Cl
  • Upp Changi Rd Nth
    – Opp Changi Chapel Museum
    – Changi Baptist Ch
    – Selarang Camp
  • Loyang Way
    – Selarang Pk Drug Reh.
    – Bef Loyang Ave
  • Loyang Ave
    – Opp Engine Test Facility
    – Loyang Way 4/Soxal
    – Bef Sch of Commando
    – Bef Cranwell Rd
  • Cranwell Rd
    – Aft Old Pier Rd
  • Netheravon Rd
    – Aft Cranwell Rd
    – Bef Turnhouse Rd
    – Govt Chalets
    – Changi Golf Club
  • Changi Village Rd
    – Changi Village Ter

    – Changi Village Hotel
  • Netheravon Rd
    – Opp Changi Golf Club
    – Opp Govt Chalets
    – Aft Turnhouse Rd
    – Bef Cranwell Rd
  • Cranwell Rd
    – Aft Old Pier Rd
  • Loyang Ave
    – Aft Cranwell Rd
    – Aft Sch of Commando
    – Opp Loyang Way 4/Soxal
    – Aft Engine Test Facility
  • Loyang Way
    – Aft Loyang Ave
    – Opp Selarang Pk Drug Reh.
  • Upp Changi Rd Nth
    – Opp Selarang Camp
    – Lloyd Leas Work Rel Camp
    – Changi Chapel Museum
  • Old Tampines Rd
    – Aft Toh Cl
    – Aft Jln Mariam
    – Bef Jln Batalong
  • Tampines Ave 7
    – Blk 370
    – Blk 390/Opp Tampines JC
  • Tampines Ave 9
    – Blk 460/Opp Tampines JC
    – Blk 464
    – Blk 484
    – Blk 430
  • Tampines St 41
    – Blk 418
  • Tampines Ave 7
    – Bef Tampines Reg Lib
  • Tampines Ctrl 1
    – Tampines Int
    EW2DT32

 

Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Tampines Bus Interchange Changi Village Bus Terminal (Loop)
Passes Through Tampines Ave 9, Old Tampines Rd, Upp Changi Rd Nth, Netheravon Rd
Route Length 19.5 km
Traveling Time 80 mins (Full Loop)
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Tampines 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 Tampines
0520hrs – 2345hrs (Daily)
Departure Times from Changi Village
0550hrs – 0016hrs (Weekdays)
0553hrs – 0018hrs (Saturdays)
0551hrs – 0015hrs (Sundays / Public Holidays)
Frequency Loop Service
0630hrs – 0830hrs: 08 – 10 mins
0831hrs – 1659hrs: 07 – 15 mins
1700hrs – 1900hrs: 09 – 10 mins
After 1900hrs: 09 – 20 mins

 

Service 29 connects Tampines Regional Centre with Tampines East, Old Tampines Road, Upper Changi Road North and Netheravon Road, looping at Changi Village Terminal.

At Tampines East, Service 29 compliments Service 28 and 293 between Tampines Interchange and Tampines Ave 9, which benefits from high residential demand. Further on, Service 29 is the only service to serve Old Tampines Rd and Netheravon Rd, offering bus connections to residents and various amenities in those areas.

From Changi Village Terminal, Service 29 is the only bus service back to Tampines, but commuters looking for a quicker option can transfer from 2, 59 or 109 to Service 19 at Loyang Avenue. Commuters should be aware of Service 19’s operating hours.

Double-deck buses are not operated due to insufficient demand, and possibly low headroom along Old Tampines Rd, Cranwell Rd and Netheravon Rd.

MRT Stations Served:
Short Trip Service:
SBS Transit Scania K230UB (SBS5031D) - Service 29A
SBS Transit Scania K230UB (SBS5031D) – Service 29A
  • Service 29A: Tampines Int → Tampines Ave 7 (Blk 497D)
    Weekdays PM Peak only

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


Gallery:

Operator History:
  • 1988 – 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 Tampines Bus Package.

History:
  • 1987: Introduced between Tampines Ave 5 (roadside ter) and Changi Airport Cargo Complex (Loop),
  • 1987 (29 Nov): Amended to Tampines Int
  • 1992: Trips departing Tampines Int after 1930hrs were truncated to loop at Changi Village Ter
  • 1994: Shortened to loop at Changi Village Ter
  • 2003: Amended to ply Tampines St 41 and Ave 9, skipping a stretch of bus stops along Tampines Ave 7 in 2003.
  • 2010 (28 Feb): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
  • 2013: Service improvement under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP)
Past Routings:
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