Shuttle 3: Tuas Link—Joo Koon Shuttle Bus Service

Refer to Page 1 of this article for the March 2018 version of Shuttle 3.
This page refers to the December 2017 version of Shuttle 3.

The Tuas Link—Joo Koon Shuttle Bus Service was a Rail Replacement Service plying between Tuas Link 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.

Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Tuas West Dr (Tuas Link MRT) ↔ Joo Koon Circle (Joo Koon MRT)
Passes Through Tuas West Road, Tuas Crescent, Gul Circle MRT Stations
Route Length TBC
Travelling Time 25 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Not Applicable
Operator Tower Transit Singapore Pte Ltd
Depot Bulim Bus Depot
Current Fleet 12-metre Double Decker Bus
– Volvo B9TL
Departure Times from Joo Koon
2240hrs – 0205hrs (Early Closure on Affected Fridays & Saturdays)
0527hrs – 0800hrs (Late Opening on Affected Saturdays & Sundays)
0527hrs – 0205hrs (Full Line Closure on Affected Sundays)
Departure Times from Tuas Link
2240hrs – 2320hrs (Early Closure on Affected Fridays & Saturdays)
0519hrs – 0800hrs (Late Opening on Affected Saturdays & Sundays)
0519hrs – 2320hrs (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

Updated NSEWL Early Closure / Late Opening Dec 2017 - Tuas Link - Joo Koon Shuttle (Shuttle 3)
Updated NSEWL Early Closure / Late Opening Dec 2017 – Tuas Link – Joo Koon Shuttle (Shuttle 3)

 


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