SMRT Intratown Bus Service 913

SMRT Intratown Service 913 is an Intratown service operating from Woodlands Temporary Interchange and looping at both Woodlands Circle and Woodlands Centre Road, passing through Woodlands Avenue 7, Woodlands Avenue 6, Marsiling Rise and Marsiling Road. It operates as a dual-loop service, calling at Woodlands Temporary Interchange twice in a single trip.

Route Information
Route Woodlands Temporary Bus Interchange ↺
Woodlands Circle / Woodlands Centre Road (Loop) WAB_logo_20px
Passes Through Woodlands Ave 7, 6, Marsiling Rise, Rd
Route Length 19.5km
Travelling Time 55mins
Operator Information
Current Operator SMRT Buses
Current Depot Woodlands Bus Depot (WLDEP)
Current Fleet Mercedes-Benz O405G
MAN NL323F
Departure Times from Woodlands
0530 – 0100 (Daily)
Frequency Loop Service
0630-0830: 03 – 07 mins
0831-1659: 05 – 08 mins
1700-1930: 07 – 08 mins
After 1930: 06 – 13 mins

Route History

Intratown Service 913 serves residential blocks, schools and public amenities along Woodlands Ave 7, Woodlands Ave 6, Woodlands Circle, Marsling Rise, Marsling Rd and Woodlands Centre Rd, connecting them to Woodlands Regional Centre and key transport nodes such as Woodlands Temporary Bus Interchange, Woodlands MRT station and Admiralty MRT station. Its primary area of service is Woodlands Neighbourhood 7 on the East Loop, and Marsling estate / Woodlands Centre on the West Loop. High capacity articulated buses are deployed on a daily basis due to high demand from residents in the area.

The route serves schools such as Admiralty Primary School, Evergreen Primary School, Woodlands Secondary School and Marsling Secondary School. Other public amenities served include Woodlands Mart, 888 Plaza, Woodlands Town Garden and Woodlands Train Checkpoint.

Service 913 operates in two loops, where buses will first ply the East Loop (via Woodlands Circle) followed by the West Loop (via Woodlands Centre Rd), while calling at Woodlands Temporary Interchange between loops. Terminating trips will operate as Service 913E on the West Loop, indicating that the bus will terminate at Woodlands Temp Int and no longer continue its journey on the East Loop.

There are two separate queue berths at Woodlands Temporary Interchange for Intratown 913; passengers should check their direction of travel before boarding the bus. During Eves of Public Holidays, last bus timings will be extended to complement the extension of train operating hours.

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

SMRT MAN NL323F (SMB1384X) - Service 913E
SMRT MAN NL323F (SMB1384X) – Service 913E

Special Departures:

  • Woodlands Temp Int  Woodlands Temp Int [West Loop]
    0530hrs – 0550hrs (Daily)

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

Fleet: Service 913’s fleet comprises a full fleet of Mercedes-Benz O405G buses, with additional MAN NL323F buses introduced under the BSEP scheme.

Route Information:

Loop Service (via Woodlands Temp Int)
  • Woodlands Temp Int
  • Woodlands Ave 7
  • Woodlands Ave 6
  • Woodlands Drive 61
  • Woodlands Circle
  • Woodlands Drive 61
  • Woodlands Ave 6
  • Woodlands Ave 7
  • Woodlands Temp Int
  • Woodlands Temp Int
  • Woodlands Ave 5
  • Marsiling Rise
  • Marsiling Rd
  • Woodlands Centre Rd
  • Marsiling Rd
  • Marsiling Rise
  • Woodlands Ave 5
  • Woodlands Temp Int
Service 913 at a glance. Click for larger image.
Service 913 at a glance. Click for larger image.

Operator History:

  • 1996 – 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.

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History:

  • 1996 (08 Dec): Merged from existing Feeder services 902 and 905, Intra-town service from Woodlands Regional Int to Woodlands Dr 50/Checkpoint terminus (Loop)
  • 2003 (16 Mar): Amended to Woodlands Centre Rd, skipping Woodlands Checkpoint Terminus.
  • 2016 (12 Mar): Amended to Woodlands Temp Int
  • 2016 (03 Apr): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)

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External Links:

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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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