Shuttle 2: Joo Koon—Buona Vista Shuttle Bus Service

Refer to Page 1 of this article for the March 2018 version of Shuttle 2.
This page refers to the December 2017 version of Shuttle 2.

The Jurong East—Joo Koon Shuttle Bus Service was a Rail Replacement Service plying between Jurong East and Joo Koon, 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 Shuttle Bus Service served the following MRT Stations:

Route:

Shuttle 2: Jurong East—Joo Koon Shuttle Bus Service
Towards Joo Koon
Towards Jurong East
  • Venture Avenue
    — Jurong East Private Bus Pick Up Point (Berths 1 & 2) EW24NS1
  • Boon Lay Way
    — Chinese Gdn Stn EW25

    — Lakeside Stn Pick Up & Drop Off Point  EW26
    — Opp Boon Lay Stn EW27
  • Jurong West St 63
    — Pioneer Stn Exit A EW28
  • Joo Koon Circle
    — Joo Koon Stn Exit A EW29
  • Joo Koon Circle
    — Joo Koon Stn Exit B EW29
  • Jurong West St 63
    — Pioneer Stn Exit B EW28
  • Boon Lay Way
    — Boon Lay Stn EW27
    — Opp Lakeside Stn EW26
    — Opp Chinese Gdn Stn EW25
  • Venture Avenue
    — Jurong East Private Bus Pick Up Point (Berths 3 & 4) EW24NS1
Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Venture Ave (Jurong East Private Bus Pick Up Point) ↔ Joo Koon Circle (Joo Koon MRT)
Passes Through Chinese Garden, Lakeside, Boon Lay, Pioneer MRT Stations
Route Length 9.6km (Actual Distance) / 8.3km (Fare Payable Distance)
Travelling Time 30 – 33 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Not Applicable
Operator SBS Transit Ltd
SMRT Buses Ltd

Tower Transit Singapore Pte Ltd
Depot Any SBS Transit Depot & Bulim Bus Depot
Current Fleet 12-metre Double Decker Bus
Volvo B9TL
Departure Times from Jurong East
2300hrs – 0132hrs (Early Closure on Affected Fridays & Saturdays)
0514hrs – 0800hrs (Late Opening on Affected Saturdays & Sundays)
0514hrs – 0132hrs (Full Line Closure on Affected Sundays)
Departure Times from Joo Koon
2300hrs – 2348hrs (Early Closure on Affected Fridays & Saturdays)
0531hrs – 0800hrs (Late Opening on Affected Saturdays & Sundays)
0531hrs – 2348hrs (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 will only operate 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 will operate 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 will operate from the stipulated first bus timings below till the start time of normal train operations.
  • The Shuttle Buses will operate 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 - Jurong East - Joo Koon Shuttle (Shuttle 2)
Updated NSEWL Early Closure / Late Opening Dec 2017 – Jurong East – Joo Koon Shuttle (Shuttle 2)

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