Peak Period Short Service 307P is a Peak Period Short Service (PPSS) from Choa Chu Kang MRT and looping at Choa Chu Kang Street 62, passing through Choa Chu Kang Drive, North 5, and Yew Tee MRT. Operating during weekday peak hours, it runs alongside Intratown 307 and alleviates crowding on high-demand sectors during periods of high demand.
Peak Period Short Service 307P will be replaced by SMRT Shortworking Trip 307A and withdrawn from 01 Sep 2016.
|Route||Choa Chu Kang Avenue 4 (Lot 1 Shoppers’ Mall) ↺ Choa Chu Kang Street 62|
|Passes Through||Choa Chu Kang Drive, North 5, Yew Tee MRT|
|Current Operator||Woodlands Transport Service Pte Ltd|
|Current Fleet||Private Coaches|
|Departure Times from T1||Weekdays:
AM Peak: 0615hrs – 0815hrs
PM Peak: 1715hrs – 1915hrs
|0630-0830: ~12 mins
1700-1930: ~12 mins
After 1930: —
Service 307P duplicates the North Loop of Intratown 307, serving between Choa Chu Kang MRT with Choa Chu Kang Neighbourhoods 6 and 7. Operated using private coaches from Woodlands Transport, the route helps to relieve frequent overcrowding on Service 307. It is the 9th PPSS service to be introduced.
Despite duplicating 307, this service does not serve Choa Chu Kang Interchange.
Peak Period Short Services operate at least five trips per hour during Weekday AM and PM peak periods. This initiative taps on the resources of Private Bus Operators to run shorter bus services to augment the resources of the Public Transport Operators (PTOs).
Fare: Basic fares capped at 3.2km. See Bus Fares.
Fleet: Service 307P′s fleet fully comprises of private coaches from Woodlands Transport Service Pte Ltd.
|Loop Service (via Chai Chee Dr)|
MRT Stations Served by this service:
- 2013 (23 Dec): Tender for PPSS 307P opens
- 2014 (01 Apr): Tender for PPSS 307P awarded to Woodlands Transport Service Pte Ltd
- 2014 (30 Jun): Introduced as a PPSS route from Choa Chu Kang MRT and looping at Choa Chu Kang St 62 under the BSEP.
- 2016 (01 Sep): Service renumbered to 307A and operated by SMRT Buses
- Jun 2014 – 31 Aug 2016: Woodlands Transport Service Pte Ltd
The contract for Peak Period Short Services lasts for 2 years and was renewed from June 2016 to August 2016 .
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