SMRT Feeder Bus Service 901

SMRT Feeder Service 901 is a Feeder service operating from Woodlands Temporary Interchange and looping at Woodlands Avenue 6, passing through Woodlands Avenue 1 and Woodlands Drive 16.

Route Information
Route Woodlands Temporary Bus Interchange ↺ Woodlands Avenue 6 (Loop)  WAB_logo_20px
Passes Through Woodlands Ave 1, Dr 16
Route Length 6.1km
Travelling Time 30mins
Operator Information
Current Operator SMRT Buses
Current Depot Woodlands Bus Depot (WLDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Bus
18-metre Articulated Bus
Departure Times from Woodlands 0530 – 0100 (Weekdays/Sat)
0545 – 0100 (Sun/PHs)
Frequency Loop Service
0630-0830: 03 – 08 mins
0831-1659: 06 – 12 mins
1700-1930: 08 – 09 mins
After 1930: 08 – 15 mins

Route History

Feeder Service 901 serves residential blocks, schools and public amenities along Woodlands Ave 2, Woodlands Ave 1, Woodlands Ave 6 and Woodlands Dr 16, connecting them to transport nodes at Woodlands Regional Centre, namely Woodlands Regional Bus Interchange & Woodlands MRT Station. Its primary area of service is Woodlands Neighbourhood 5.

The route serves schools such as Christ Church Secondary School, Woodgrove Primary School and Woodgrove Secondary School. It also serves community amenities such as ACE the Place Community Centre (CC), Covenant Evangelical Free Church (Woodlands) and Vista Point. High capacity articulated buses are deployed on a daily basis due to high demand for residents, schools and public amenities alike.

During Eves of Public Holidays, last bus timings will be extended to complement the extension of train operating hours.

Fare: Fares for Feeder Services are capped at 3.2km. Refer to Fare Table.

Route Information:

Loop Service
  • Woodlands Temp Int
  • Woodlands Ave 2
  • Woodlands Ave 1
  • Woodlands Dr 16
  • Woodlands Ave 6
  • Woodlands Ave 1
  • Woodlands Ave 2
  • Woodlands Temp Int
Service 901 at a glance. Click for larger image.
Service 901 at a glance. Click for larger image.

Operator History:

  • 1999 – 2004: Trans-Island Bus Services Ltd
  • 2004 – Present: SMRT Buses Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2016.



  • 1999: Introduced as Woodlands Regional Int – Woodlands Drive 16 (Loop)
  • 2013: Service improvement under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP)
  • 2014 (03 Feb): Bus Service Reliability Framework (BSRF) implemented for a two-year trial
  • 2015 (05 Jun): BSRF trial extended to Aug 2016
  • 2015 (11 Oct): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
  • 2016 (12 Mar): Amended to Woodlands Temp Int

Past Routings:



SMRT MAN NG363F (SMB8017K) - Service 901
SMRT MAN NG363F (SMB8017K) – Service 901


External Links & References:

Back to Woodlands Intratown and Feeder services
Back to Feeder, Townlink and Intratown routes
Back to Bus Services
Back to Bus Articles

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