Shuttle 1: Buona Vista—Raffles Place Shuttle Bus Service

Refer to Page 1 of this article for the March 2018 version of Shuttle 1.
This page refers to the December 2017 version of Shuttle 1.

The Outram Park—Jurong East Shuttle Bus Service is a Rail Replacement Service plying between Outram Park and Jurong East, serving en-route East West Line (EWL) stations.

The route was activated to operate on selected Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays in December 2017, when shortened operating hours are implemented across sections of the NSL and EWL to facilitate more time for track maintenance and renewal work.


The December 2017 variant of Shuttle 1 served the following MRT Stations:

Route (December 2017):

Shuttle 1: Outram Park Jurong East Shuttle Bus Service
Towards Jurong East
Towards Outram Park
  • Eu Tong Sen St
    — Outram Park Stn Exit F/SGH  EW16NE3
  • Tiong Bahru Rd
    — Opp Tiong Bahru Plaza  EW17

    — Opp Redhill Stn  EW18
  • C’wealth Ave
    — Queenstown Stn Exit A/D  EW19

    — C’Wealth Stn Exit A/D  EW20
  • Nth Buona Vista Rd
    — Buona Vista Stn Exit D  EW21CC22
  • C’wealth Ave West
    — Dover Stn (Exit A)  EW22

    — Clementi Stn (Exit A)  EW23
  • Jurong Gateway Rd
    — Jurong East Temp Int EW24NS1
  • Jurong Gateway Rd
    — Jurong East Temp Int (Berth 7) EW24NS1
  • C’wealth Ave West
    — Clementi Stn (Exit B)  EW23
    — Dover Stn (Exit B)  EW22
  • Nth Buona Vista Rd
    — Buona Vista Stn Exit C  EW21CC22
  • C’wealth Ave
    — C’Wealth Stn Exit B/C  EW20
    — Queenstown Stn Exit B/C  EW19
  • Tiong Bahru Rd
    — Redhill Stn  EW18
    — Tiong Bahru Plaza  EW17
  • Outram Rd
    — Outram Pk Stn  EW16NE3
Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Outram Rd (Outram Park MRT) ↔ Jurong East Bus Interchange (Jurong East MRT)
Passes Through Tiong Bahru, Redhill, Queenstown, Commonwealth, Buona Vista, Dover, Clementi MRT Stations
Route Length 15.5 km (Actual Distance) / 13.0km (Fare Payable Distance)
Travelling Time 42 – 46 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Not Applicable
Operators SBS Transit Ltd
Go-Ahead Singapore (Go Ahead Loyang Pte Ltd)
Depot Any SBS Transit Depot & Loyang Bus Depot
Current Fleet 12-metre Double Decker Buses
Volvo B9TL
Departure Times from Outram Park
2300hrs – 0004hrs (Early Closure on Affected Fridays & Saturdays)
0604hrs – 0800hrs (Late Opening on Affected Saturdays & Sundays)
0604hrs – 0004hrs (Full Line Closure on Affected Sundays)
Departure Times from Jurong East
2300hrs – 0127hrs (Early Closure on Affected Fridays & Saturdays)
0543hrs – 0800hrs (Late Opening on Affected Saturdays & Sundays)
0543hrs – 0127hrs (Full Line Closure on Affected Sundays)
Frequency Direction 1 Direction 2
Peak Hours: 03 – 05 mins
Off Peak Hours: 05 – 10 mins
Peak Hours: 03 – 05 mins
Off Peak Hours: 05 – 10 mins

The Shuttle Bus Service operated on affected days in December. These Days are: 8, 9, 10, 15, 16, 17, 22, 23, 24, 29, 30 & 31 December.

  • On days of Early Closure (8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29 & 30 Dec), buses operated from the start time of the early closure till the stipulated last bus timings below.
  • On days of Late Opening (9, 16, 23, 24, 30 & 31 Dec), buses operated from the stipulated first bus timings below till the start time of normal train operations.
  • The Shuttle Buses operated for the entire day on Full Closure days (10 & 17 Dec).

Shuttle Bus Departure Timings from Stations (Dec 2017)

Updated NSEWL Early Closure / Late Opening Dec 2017 - Outram Park - Jurong East Shuttle (Shuttle 1)
Updated NSEWL Early Closure / Late Opening Dec 2017 – Outram Park – Jurong East Shuttle (Shuttle 1)

 


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