Transtar Cross Border Bus Service TS3

Transtar Cross-Border Bus Service TS3 is a cross-border service plying between Marina Square and Johor Bahru CIQ Complex in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. The route passes through Bayfront, Downtown, Chinatown, Woodlands and Woodlands CIQ Complex. Additional stopping points at Hill Street, SMU and Orchard are observed during Weekends and Public Holidays.

This route was launched on Monday, 22 January 2018.


Route Details (Click to expand)

Bus Service TS3: Marina Square ↔ JB CIQ
Direction 1
Towards JB CIQ
Direction 2
Towards Marina Square
  • Raffles Blvd
    – Pan Pacific Hotel
  • Bayfront Ave
    – Opp Marina Bay Sands MICE
  • Central Blvd
    – Downtown Stn
  • Cross St
    – Telok Ayer Stn Exit A
  • Upp Cross St
    – Opp Hong Lim Cplx
  • Eu Tong Sen St
    – People’s Pk Ctr
    – Opp Hong Lim Pk
  • Grange Rd
    – Natl Youth Council
  • Woodlands Ave 5
    – Opp Woodlands Civic Ctr
  • Woodlands CIQ Complex
  • Johor Bahru CIQ Complex
  • Johor Bahru CIQ Complex
  • Woodlands CIQ Complex
  • Woodlands Ave 5
    – Woodlands Civic Ctr
  • Hill St
    – Grand Pk City Hall
  • New Bridge Rd
    – Clarke Quay Stn
  • Upp Pickering St
    – Hong Lim Pk
  • Church St
    – OCBC Ctr
  • Marina Blvd
    – The Sail
  • Bayfront Ave
    – Marina Bay Sands MICE
  • Temasek Ave
    – Promenade Stn Exit B
  • Temasek Blvd
    – Opp Suntec Convention Ctr
  • Raffles Blvd
    – Pan Pacific Hotel

  • Stops in green are observed only during Weekdays
  • Stop in red are observed only during Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays
  • No alighting at any stops towards Larkin except at Woodlands Checkpoint and JB CIQ
  • No boarding at any stops towards Marina Square except at JB CIQ and Woodlands Checkpoint
Technical Information
Marina Square ↔ Johor Bahru CIQ
Passes Through Bayfront, Downtown, Chinatown, Orchard, Woodlands, Woodlands CIQSultan Iskandar CIQ
Traveling Time 90 mins
Operator Information
Current Operator Transtar Travel & Tours Pte Ltd
Current Fleet Private Buses
Departure Times from Marina Square
Weekdays: 0800hrs—1900hrs
Weekends & PHs: 0900hrs—1900hrs
Departure Times from JB CIQ
Weekdays: 0545hrs—1545rs
Weekends & PHs: 0630hrs—1645hrs
Timetable Towards Johor Bahru Towards Marina Square
0800 0900 1700 1800 1900
Weekends & PHs:
0900 1300 1400 1700 1800 1900
0545 0630 0730 1545
Weekends & PHs:
0630 0730 0830 1445 1545 1645

TS3 Poster
TS3 Poster

Transtar Cross-Border Bus Service TS3 is a cross-border route connecting Marina Square to Johor Bahru City Centre, via intermediate stops within the Singapore City areas and Woodlands. The route operated by private bus operator Transtar Travel & Tours Pte Ltd.

The route is the third cross-border bus service to be introduced by Transtar, after TS1 to Changi Airport and TS8 to Resorts World Sentosa.

Originally planned to terminate at Larkin Sentral Bus Terminal, the route was shortened to JB CIQ when launched. Its intended launch date was on Monday, 17 December 2017, but was delayed.

Boarding Points:

  • Marina Square: Bus Stop along Raffles Blvd (Pan Pacific Hotel)
  • JB CIQ: End-on bus bays next to Singapore-Johore Express and SMRT Service 950
  • Woodlands CIQ: End-on bus bay nearest to escalators descending from immigration concourse

Fare: Charges Section Fare as detailed below:



  • 2018 (Jan 22): Route Launched
  • 2018 (Jan 27): Reduction in scheduled trips

External Links & References:

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