The route operates from Punggol Temporary Bus Interchange and ends at Simei Avenue (ITE Coll East Adm Blk), operating only on weekdays morning peak hours.
→ ITE Coll East Adm Blk
|Route||Punggol Temporary Bus Interchange → Simei Avenue (ITE Coll East Adm Blk)
|Passes Through||Punggol Way,|
|Route Length||13.2 km|
|Travelling Time||46 – 53 mins|
|BCM Route Package||Loyang Bus Package|
|Current Operator||Go Ahead Singapore Pte Ltd
|Current Depot||Loyang Bus Depot|
|Current Fleet||Single-deck & Double-deck buses
Includes electric double deck buses (Yutong E12DD)
|Departure Times from Punggol
||Weekdays (except Public Holidays)|
|07:49 – 08:01|
|Fare||Charges regular distance fares
Short Trip Service 118A is a trunk service operating from Punggol Temp Int and ends at Simei Avenue (ITE Coll East Adm Blk).
As a Short-Trip Service, the route operates on Weekdays, during the morning Peak hours. It mainly supplements the high demand for Bus Service 118 from inter-town commuters, connecting the Tampines Expressway transfer stop near Sengkang/Punggol to educational institutions (such as Temasek Polytechnic & ITE College East), industrial buildings and residential estates in Tampines and Simei.
The service was extended to start from Punggol Temp Int instead of TPE (Aft Punggol Rd) from 30 Oct 2023. However, most trips of Service 118A are operated from TPE (Aft Punggol Rd) instead.
MRT / LRT Stations Served
Weekdays (except Public Holidays)
- From Punggol Temp Int:
07:49 & 08:01
- From Tampines Expressway (Aft Punggol Rd):
06:55, 07:07, 07:13, 07:19, 07:45, 07:57, 08:09, 08:27, 09:34 & 09:46
- 10 Apr 2017 – Present: Go Ahead Singapore Pte Ltd (formerly known as Go Ahead Loyang Pte Ltd)
The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2026 under the Loyang Bus Package.
- 2017 (10 Apr): Introduced from Simei Ave (Opp ITE Coll East Adm Blk) to TPE (Bef Punggol Rd) during weekday morning peak hours (0703hrs – 0733hrs)
- 2017 (04 Sep): Departure timings retimed to 0700hrs – 0800hrs
- 2018 (23 Apr): Departure timings retimed to 0700hrs – 0810hrs
- 2023 (30 Oct): Extended to start from Punggol Temp Int