SBS Transit Bus Service 117A

SBS Transit Bus Service 117A is a Short-Trip Service variant of Bus Service 117, operated by SBS Transit.

The route operates from Yishun Avenue 1 (Opp Blk 430B) and ends at Yishun Avenue 2 (Bef Khatib Stn), operating on weekday mornings. It commenced operations on 14 January 2019.

117A
OPP BLK 430B → Bef Khatib Stn
59479
OPP BLK 430B
Yishun Ave 1
59759
The Shaughnessy
Yishun Ave 1
59749
Orchid Country Club
Yishun Ave 1
59739
Opp Blk 512A
Yishun Ave 1
59509
Opp Blk 871
Yishun Ave 1
59729
Opp Blk 816
Yishun Ave 1
59031
Opp Yishun Sports Hall
Yishun Ave 2
59041
Bef Khatib Stn
Yishun Ave 2
Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px Yishun Ave 1 (Opp Blk 430B) → Yishun Ave 2 (Bef Khatib Stn)
Passes Through
Route Length 3.3 km
Travelling Time 10 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Sengkang – Hougang Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Hougang Bus Depot (HGDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Double Deck Bus:
Volvo B9TL
12-metre Single Deck Bus:
Mercedes-Benz Citaro
Scania K230UB
Departure Times
Weekdays, except Public Holidays
From Yishun Ave 1 (Opp Blk 430B): 0644hrs, 0656hrs

Short Trip Service 117A is a trunk service operating from Yishun Avenue 1 (Opp Blk 430B) and ends at Yishun Avenue 2 (Bef Khatib Stn) on Weekdays, except Public Holidays.

As a Short-Trip Service, the route operates during Weekday AM Peak hours and supplements the high demand for Service 117 from residents along Yishun Avenue 1 travelling to Khatib MRT station.

Introduced on 14 January 2019, Service 117A is wheelchair-accessible at launch.

Departure Timings
  • From Yishun Ave 1 (Opp Blk 430B):
    Weekdays, except Public Holidays: 0644hrs & 0656hrs

Fare: Charges regular distance fares for trunk services. See Bus Fares.

MRT Station Served
Gallery

Operator History:

  • 14 Jan 2019 onward: SBS Transit Ltd

Route History:

  • 2019 (14 Jan): New Short Trip Service 117A introduced.
  • 2019 (12 Mar): Adjustment of operating hours to 0644hrs & 0656hrs from 0630hrs & 0643hrs

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