Bukit Merah Bus Interchange is located at Bukit Merah Central and serves commercial areas and residential estates around Bukit Merah. Nearby facilities include industrial buildings, a polyclinic and a library. This is one of the few bus interchanges that does not serve an MRT station.
|Name||Bukit Merah Bus Interchange | 红山巴士转换站|
|Address||3591 Bukit Merah Central, Singapore 159840|
|BCM Route Package||Bukit Merah Bus Package|
|Anchor Operator||SBS Transit Ltd|
|Bus Routes||13 (SBS Transit), 2 (SMRT Buses)|
|Berths||6 sawtooth berths, 2 alighting berths|
Bukit Merah Bus Interchange commenced operations on 14 February 1981, serving the Bukit Merah estate. Located at Bukit Merah Central, feeder bus services connect it with residential estates around Telok Blangah and Bukit Purmei. An overhead bridge over Bukit Merah Central was added after its opening.
The layout of the interchange has changed little since its opening over 30 years ago. Between 2013 and 2014, Addition & Alteration Works (Contract VT360) were carried out by JS Metal Pte. Ltd. at a contract sum of S$1,183,200.00, which covered general refurbishment work and re-roofing of the shelters extending over the boarding berths.
- Interchange offices (SBS Transit + SMRT Buses)
- TransitLink Ticket Office
Opening Hours: 1200hrs – 1930hrs daily
- Drivers lounge
- NTWU Canteen
- Boarding and alighting berths
- Information board & Bus arrival display
- Service Guide Rack
- Interactive Touchscreen Panels
- Mobile Charging Points
- Water Cooler
- Umbrella Dispenser
An overhead bridge connects the interchange to Bukit Merah Town Centre across the road.
|123||B1||Beach Station (Sentosa)|
|131M||B5||↺ Bukit Purmei Avenue|
|272||B5||↺ Telok Blangah Rise|
|273||B2||↺ Henderson Rd|
|B1||123, 139, 153|
|B2||176, 198, 273|
|B3||16, 167, 851|
|B5||131, 131M, 272|
|B6||5, 57, 132|
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