Acronyms and Abbreviations

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Common acronyms and abbreviations used on this site:

Common Bus Stop abbreviations/acronyms:

Abbreviation Example Road
Ably Assembly 94089 Calvary Ably of God Ch Upp East Coast Rd
Ac Academy 99189 S’pore Aviation Ac Telok Paku Rd
Acad 52061 BCA Acad Braddell Rd
Adm Administration 96119 ITE Coll East Adm Blk Simei Ave
Advent Adventist 28441 Seventh-Day Advent Ch Jurong East Ctrl
Aft After 40251 Aft Wallace Way Lornie Rd
AMK Ang Mo Kio 55229 SMRT Buses AMK Depot Ang Mo Kio St 64
Apt /
Apartment /
92131 Katong Omega Apt
43621 Opp Parkview Apts
East Coast Rd
Bt Batok East Ave 3
Architect Architecture 16191 Opp NUS Fac of Architect Kent Ridge Cres
A’space Aerospace 21229 Opp S’pore A’space Mfg Corporation Rd
Assn Association 80211 People’s Assn Nicoll Highway
Ave Avenue 93119 Aft Elite Pk Ave Siglap Rd
B Bus Stop 33019 B20 Lim Chu Kang Rd Lim Chu Kang Rd
Bef Before 01339 Bef Crawford Bridge Crawford St
Bet Between 43801 Bet Blks 536/537 Bukit Batok St 52
Biz Business 15151  Mapletree Biz City Pasir Panjang Rd
Bldg Building 10101 SPRING S’pore Bldg Jln Bt Merah
Blk Block 46441 Blk 816 Woodlands St 82
Br Branch 05641 Customs Port Br HQ Keppel Rd
Bros Brothers 45041 Thong Huat Bros Pte Ltd W’lands Rd
Bt Bukit 43681 Bt Batok Home for The Aged Bt Batok West Ave 2
Cano Canossian 84261 St. Anthony’s Cano Sch Bedok North Ave 4
Cath Cathedral 04167 St. Andrew’s Cath Nth Bridge Rd
CC Community Centre 46119 Marsiling CC Admiralty Rd
CCK Choa Chu Kang 44291 CCK Polyclinic Teck Whye Ave
CD Civil Defence 45189 Mandai CD Trg Village Mandai Rd
Cemy Cemetary 31071 Aft Chinese Cemy Path 11 Lim Chu Kang Rd
Ch Church 83081 Opp Perpetual Succour Ch Sims Ave East
Checkpt Checkpoint 46069 Woodlands Train Checkpt Woodlands Ctr Rd
Chr Christian 62089 Bartley Chr Ch Bartley Rd
Cl Close 97119 Aft Toh Cl Old Tampines Rd
Clubhse Clubhouse 11201 CSC Dempsey Clubhse Holland Rd
Cmty Community 55159 Opp Ang Mo Kio Cmty Hosp Ang Mo Kio Ave 9
Co Company 24679 Opp Hiap Teck Metal Co Pioneer Rd
Coll College 96119 ITE Coll East Adm Blk Simei Ave
Corp Corporation 52069 ComfortDelGro Corp Ltd Braddell Rd
Condo Condominium 45379 Yew Mei Green Condo Choa Chu Kang Nth 6
Constrn Construction 49021 Whye Wah Devt  & Constrn Sg Kadut St 1
CP Carpark 95071 Changi Beach CP 4 Nicoll Dr
Cplx Complex 05131 Opp Hong Lim Cplx Upp Cross St
Cres Crescent 60211 Aft Tai Thong Cres MacPherson Rd
Ct Court 02181 Supreme Ct Parliament Pl
Ctr Centre 03391 Marina Bay Financial Ctr Marina Blvd
Ctrl Central 10151 Ctrl Green Condo Tiong Bahru Rd
C’wealth Commonwealth 11041 Aft C’wealth Dr Queensway
C&I Communication and Information 27231 Wee Kim Wee Sch of C&I Nanyang Dr
Devt Development 49021 Whye Wah Devt & Constrn Sg Kadut St 1
Distripk Distripark 25321 YCH Distripk Tuas Ave 5
Div Division 55301 AMK Police Div HQ Ang Mo Kio Ave 9
DP Distripark 14231 Keppel DP Blk 519 Kg Bahru Rd
Dr Drive 65101 Aft Punggol Dr Punggol Rd
E.C. East Coast 94099 Aft E.C. Sea Sports Club ECP
Edn Education 55079 Aft KLC Sch of Edn Yio Chu Kang Rd
Elect Electronic 23379 Hitachi Elect Devices Benoi Rd
Eng English 43089 Aft Assumption Eng Sch Upp Bt Timah Rd
Engrg Engineering 47179 ComfortDelGro Engrg Senoko Loop
Env Environment 40179 Env Bldg Scotts Rd
Est Estate 66091 Golden Hill Est Ang Mo Kio Ave 1
Fac Faculty 16159 NUS Fac of Engrg Clementi Rd
FC Foodcourt 63221 Hougang St 21 FC Hougang St 21
Fty Factory 21329 Opp BRC Weld Mesh Fty Jln Boon Lay
F’way Farmway 68021 Bef Seletar West F’way 4 Jln Kayu
G Gate 75229 Temasek Poly East G Tampines Ave 1
Green 64441 Hougang G. Shop Mall Hougang St 51
Gdn(s) Gardens 03371 Gdns by the Bay Marina Gdns Dr
Govt Government 99101 Govt Chalets Netheravon Rd
Gr Grove 12051 Pine Gr Condo Ulu Pandan Rd
Hme Home 84149 Lion Hme For Elders Bedok Sth Rd
Hosp Hospital 60101 Kwong Wai Shiu Hosp S’goon Rd
HQ Headquarters 06131 The Boys’ Brigade HQ Zion Rd
Hse House 16059 Jamiyah Halfway Hse Pasir Panjang Rd
Hts Heights 43549 Regent Hts Bt Batok East Ave 5
Ind Industrial /
84011 Chai Chee Ind Pk
24249 Asiatic Agricultural Ind
New Upp Changi Rd
Gul Circle
Info Information 27231 Sch of Comm and Info Nanyang Dr
Insp Inspection 24689 Jurong Insp Ctr Pioneer Rd
Inst Institute /
16101 Inst of Micro-electronics
53301 Raffles Inst
Science Pk Rd
Bishan St 21
Int Interchange 64541 Hougang Ctrl Int Hougang Ctrl
Intl International 28309 Intl Business Pk Jurong Town Hall Rd
ITE Institute of Technical Education 54481 ITE College Ctrl Ang Mo Kio Ave 5
JC Junior College 84111 Temasek JC Bedok Sth Rd
Jln Jalan 68031 Jln Kayu Shophouse Jln Kayu
Jnr Junior 60081 St. Andrew’s Jnr Sch Jln Toa Payoh
Kg Kampong 82229 Kg Ubi CC Jln Ubi
Lib Library 28249 Jurong East Lib Jurong Town Hall Rd
Lk Link 28189 Aft Toh Tuck Lk Toh Tuck Ave
Lor Lorong 21461 Bef Lor Tukang Lima Jln Tukang
LP Lamp Post 24691 LP 179 Pioneer Rd
LT Lecture Theatre 18301 Lim Seng Tjoe Bldg (LT 27) Lower Kent Ridge Rd
Ltd Limited 52069 ComfortDelGro Corp Ltd Braddell Rd
16029 Gloria Man
83361 Hua Yu Mans
Pasir Panjang Rd
Lengkong Empat
Med Medical 50051 Thomson Med Ctr Thomson Rd
Meth Methodist 85029 Aft Bedok Meth Ch Bedok Rd
Met Metropolitan 40219 Bef Met YMCA Stevens Rd
Mfg Manufacturing 45449 Eng Hua Furniture Mfg Pte Ltd Sg Kadut Dr
Min Ministry 13021 Aft Min of Foreign Affairs Holland Rd
Mjd Masjid (Mosque) 85059 Mjd Kassim Changi Rd
Mohd Mohamed 13101 Opp Mohd Sultan Rd River Valley Rd
Mkt Market 17041 Blk 726 Clementi West Mkt West Coast Rd
Mque Mosque 14271 Al-Amin Mque Telok Blangah Way
Mt Mount 14011 Bef Mt Faber Lodge Kg Bahru Rd
Natl National 15099 Natl Leadership Inst Sth Buona Vista Rd
No Number 42309 Hse No. 45 Toh Tuck Terr
NPC Neighbourhood Police Centre 11021 Aft Queenstown NPC HQ Queensway
Nth North 01039 Nth Bridge Commercial Cplx Nth Bridge Rd
Off Office 95131 Police Pass Off Airline Rd
Opp Opposite 48141 Opp Mandai Crematorium & Columbarium Mandai Rd
P/G Playground 82051 Tg Katong Sth P/G Tg Katong Rd Sth
Pk Park 49199 Kranji Reservoir Pk B Kranji Way
Pl Place 23441 Opp Benoi Pl Benoi Rd
Plt Plant 49109 Kranji Wtr Reclam Plt Kranji Rd
PO Post Office 16079 Bef Pasir Panjang PO Pasir Panjang Rd
Poly Polytechnic 19091 S’pore Poly Dover Ave
Pr Primary 83261 Opera Est Pr Sch Fidelio St
Prep Preparatory 19079 Bef Dover Ct Prep Sch Dover Rd
Presby Presbyterian 62041 Opp Bethany Presby Ch Upp Paya Lebar Rd
Proc Production 21109 Ctrl Fish Proc Fty Jln Tepong
Pt Point 03222 Hub Synergy Pt Anson Rd
PTB Passenger Terminal Building 95109 Changi Airport PTB3 T3 Basement Dr
Pte Private 68101 Rolls Royce Pte Ltd Seletar Aerospace Dr
Rd Road 65139 Punggol Rd End Punggol Rd
Reclam Reclamation 49109 Kranji Wtr Reclam Plt Kranji Rd
Reform Reformative 75069 Bedok Reform Trg Ctr Bedok Reservoir Rd
Reg Regional 53209 Aft Nea Reg Off Sin Ming Dr
Reh Rehabilitation 97081 Selarang Pk Drug Reh. Loyang Way
Rehab 58181 Sembawang Drug Rehab Ctr Admiralty Rd West
Rel Release 97069 Lloyd Leas Work Rel Camp Upp Changi Rd Nth
Resvr Reservoir 51071 MacRitchie Resvr Thomson Rd
R.I. Refuse Incineration 28189 Ulu Pandan R.I. Plant Toh Tuck Ave
SBST SBS Transit 55239 SBST East District Ang Mo Kio St 63
Sch School 08079 Sch of the Arts Prinsep St
Sec Secondary 17031 Kent Ridge Sec Sch West Coast Rd
Sg Sungei 49209 Sg Buloh Wetland Reserve Neo Tiew Cres
Shop Shopping 27389 Gek Poh Shop Ctr Jurong West St 75
Snr Senior 17021 Waseda S Snr High Sch West Coast Rd
S’goon Serangoon 56199 NPB S’goon Depot Yio Chu Kang Rd
S’pore Singapore 93179 Island Resort S’pore East Coast Pk Svc Rd
S’wang Sembawang 56021 Opp S’wang Hill FC Upp Thomson Rd
Sq Square 92119 Roxy Sq East Coast Rd
St Street 77321 Aft Pasir Ris St 53 Pasir Ris Ctrl
St. Saint 99039 St. George Chapel Loyang Ave
Sth South 03419 Marina Sth Pier Marina Coastal Dr
Stn Station 26429 Tuas Power Stn Tuas Sth Ave 3
Svc(s) Services 24381 GE Keppel Energy Svcs Gul Rd
Swim Swimming 63161 S’goon Swim Cplx Yio Chu Kang Rd
Sys Systems 22069 Cooling Sys Pte Ltd Jln Buroh
(S) Singapore 24571 Nypro (S) Joo Koon Cir
Tec Technology 96079 ITE Coll East Tec Blk Upp Changi Rd
Tech 19049 Sch Of Science & Tech C’wealth Ave West
Ter Terminal 96219 Tanah Merah Ferry Ter Tanah Merah Ferry Rd
Terr Terrace 16069 Heng Mui Keng Terr Pasir Panjang Rd
Temp Temporary 65009 Punggol Temp Int Punggol Pl
Tg Tanjong 90031 Tg Ria Condo Tg Rhu Rd
Townhse Townhouse 78279 Opp Loyang Townhse Jln Loyang Besar
Tp Temple 44021 Sri Murugan Hill Tp Upp Bt Timah Rd
Trg Training 45209 Police Tactical Trg Camp Mandai Rd
Trspt Transport 23199 S’pore Trspt Pte Ltd Benoi Sector
Twr /
Tower /
08019 Aft Haw Par Glass Twr
41111 Lutheran Twrs
Clemenceau Ave
Farrer Rd
Upp Upper 94009 Upp East Coast Ter Upp East Coast Rd
Voc Vocational 80149 Mountbatten Voc Sch Mountbatten Rd
Veh Vehicle 45021 Heavy Veh Pk Woodlands Rd
W West 68161 Seletar W Camp G 3 West Camp Rd
Warehse Warehouse 28669 Jurong East Warehse Toh Guan Rd East
Wk Walk 12029 Opp Moonbeam Wk Holland Rd
W’lands Woodlands 47811 W’lands Sunny Food Admiralty Rd West
Wtr Water 49109 Kranji Wtr Reclam Plt Kranji Rd

It is worth noting that the abbreviation ‘Comm‘ formerly has three definitions (commission, communication, community). This abbreviation has since been disused.

Expressway Acronyms:

AYE Ayer Rajah Expressway MCE Marina Coastal Expressway
BKE Bukit Timah Expressway NSE North South Expressway
CTE Central Expressway ORRS Outer Ring Road System
ECP East Coast Parkway PIE Pan-Island Expressway
KPE Kallang – Paya Lebar Expressway SLE Seletar Expressway
KJE Kranji Expressway TPE Tampines Expressway

Other bus stop acronyms:

Acronyms of organizations and facilities that do not fall under the above categories. This list is not exhaustive.

Abbreviation Example Road
AA The Automobile Association 13099 Bef AA Ctr River Valley Rd
ACS Anglo-Chinese School 19089 ACS Independent Dover Rd
APSN Association for Persons with Special Needs 44891 APSN Choa Chu Kang Gr
CHIJ Congregation of the Holy Infant Jesus 92089 CHIJ Katong Convent Marine Parade Rd
CIAS Changi International Airport Services 95041 CIAS Cargo Ters Airport Cargo Rd
CEE School of Civil & Environmental Engineering (NTU) 27221 Sch of CEE Nanyang Dr
CDAC Chinese Development Assistance Council 82099 CDAC Bldg Tg Katong Rd
CSC Civil Service Club 11201 CSC Dempsey Clubhse Holland Rd
DSO DSO National Laboratories 18261 Opp DSO Natl Laboratories Science Pk Dr
EASB East Asia Institute of Management 52479 Opp EASB Ah Hood Rd
ERP Electronic Road Pricing 80029 Aft Kallang Road ERP Gantry Kallang Rd
HDB Housing and Development Board 70089 HDB CP Ubi Ave 3
HMI Health Management International 50199 HMI Balestier Hosp Balestier Rd
ICA Immigration & Checkpoints Authority 01319 Lavender Stn Exit A/ICA Kallang Rd
ITE Institute of Technical Education 54481 ITE Coll Ctrl Ang Mo Kio Ave 5
MAS Monetary Authority of Singapore 03218 Opp MAS Bldg Shenton Way
MINDEF Ministry of Defence 43719 MINDEF CP Gombak Dr
MOM Ministry of Manpower 60079 MOM Svcs Ctr Jln Kolam Ayer
NAFA Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts 92141 NAFA Arts Kindergarten East Coast Rd
NIE National Institute of Education 27051 NIE Lib Nanyang Cres
NKF National Kidney Foundation Singapore 52099 Opp NKF Kim Keat Rd
NPB National Parks Board 56199 NPB S’goon Depot Yio Chu Kang Rd
NTU Nanyang Technological University
NTUC National Trades Union Congress 04179 NTUC Income Ctr Bras Basah Rd
NUH National University Hospital 18071 NUH Buona Vista Flyover
NUS National University of Singapore 16169 NUS Raffles Hall Kent Ridge Cres
OCBC Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation 05319 OCBC Ctr Church St
OUE Overseas Union Enterprise 03019 OUE Bayfront Collyer Quay
PSA PSA International
(Port of Singapore Authority)
15049 Bef PSA Bldg Alexandra Rd
PSB PSB Academy
(Productivity and Standards Board)
15181 PSB S’pore Science Pk Dr
PUB Public Utilities Board 27181 PUB Sub-Stn Nanyang Ave
RMN Royal Malaysian Navy 47011 Bef RMN Barracks Admiralty Rd
SAF Singapore Armed Forces 95091 SAF Ferry Ter Nicoll Dr
SAFRA Singapore Armed Forces Reservists Association 75059 SAFRA Tampines Tampines Ave 1
SAFTI Singapore Armed Forces Training Institute 23079 SAFTI Military Inst Upp Jurong Rd
(Singapore Airport Terminal Services Limited)
95049 SATS Cargo Ters Airport Cargo Rd
SBST SBS Transit 55239 SBST East District Ang Mo Kio St 63
SCDF Singapore Civil Defence Force 48091 SCDF Nee Soon Camp Mandai Rd
SGH Singapore General Hospital 10018 Outram Pk Stn Exit F/SGH Eu Tong Sen St
SIA Singapore Airlines 95061 SIA Hangar Airline Rd
SIB Singapore Infantry Brigade 57041 Nee Soon HQ 22 SIB Sembawang Rd
SICC Singapore Island Country Club 41141 Bef SICC Adam Rd
SIM Singapore Institute of Management 12091 SIM HQ Clementi Rd
SIT Singapore Institute of Technology 16099 SIT Dover AYE
SMRT SMRT Corporation Ltd
(Singapore Mass Rapid Transit Corporation)
28109 SMRT Ulu Pandan Depot Toh Tuck Ave
SMU Singapore Management University 04121 SMU Stamford Rd
SPRING Standards, Productivity and Innovation Board 10101 SPRING S’pore Bldg Jln Bt Merah
SP SMA Singapore Polytechnic
Singapore Maritime Academy
19021 SP SMA C’wealth Ave West
UIC United Industrial Corporation Ltd 03129 UIC Bldg Shenton Way
YMCA Young Men’s Christian Association 08041 YMCA Orchard Rd

Special Section:

For unique bus stop abbreviations

  • 07221 Sri Vadapathira K Tp = Sri Vadapathira Kaliamman Temple
  • 07249 Umar P Tamil Lang Ctr = Umar Pulavar Tamil Language Centre
  • 12119 Police KINS Trg Camp = Police Key Installation Protection Training Camp
  • 24289 Opp Keppel T&T = Opposite Keppel Telecommunications & Transportation
  • 27231 Wee Kim Wee Sch Of C&I = Wee Kim Wee School Of Communication & Information
  • 40101 KK Women & Child Hosp = KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital
  • 43341 Princess E Pr Sch = Princess Elizabeth Primary School
  • 47189 Print N Etch PCB = Print N Etch Printed Circuit Board
  • 48051 Mandai Agrotech Pk = Mandai Agrotechnology Park
  • 64101 Gracehaven S Army = Gracehaven Salvation Army
  • 80149 S.A. Deaf = Singapore Association for the Deaf
  • 80141 Opp S.A. Deaf = Opposite Singapore Association for the Deaf
  • 99031 Opp Maranatha B-P Ch = Opposite Maranatha Bible Presbyterian Church



The abbreviation ‘Comm’ is used for Community, Commission and Communication.


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