Go-Ahead Bus Service 118A

Go-Ahead Bus Service 118A is a Short-Trip Service variant of Bus Service 118.

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.

Service 118A was extended to start from Punggol Temp Int from 30 Oct 2023.

Punggol Temp Int
→ ITE Coll East Adm Blk
65009 Punggol Temp Int B4 NE17PTC Punggol Pl
65259 Punggol Stn/Int NE17PTC Punggol Ctrl
65409 Bef Blk 264 Punggol Ctrl
65141 Aft Soo Teck Stn PW7 Punggol Way
65431 Twin Waterfalls Punggol Way
65199 Aft Punggol Rd 1a TPE
75359 IKEA Tampines Tampines Ave 10
75369 Bef Tampines Lk Tampines Ave 10
75319 Opp Tampines Dormitory Tampines Ave 10
75299 Bef Tampines Ave 9 Tampines Ave 10
75379 Bef Tampines Ave 5 Tampines Ave 10
75171 UWCSEA Tampines Ave 5
75159 Blk 874 Tampines Ave 8
75039 Springfield Sec Sch Tampines Ave 8
75241 Opp Temasek Poly West G Tampines Ave 1
75231 Opp Temasek Poly Tampines Ave 1
75221 Opp Temasek Poly East G Tampines Ave 1
75051 Tampines West Stn Exit B DT31 Tampines Ave 1
96289 Changi General Hosp Simei Ave
96109 Opp Blk 3012 Simei Ave
96119 ITE Coll East Adm Blk Simei Ave
Route Overview
Route WAB_logo_20px 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
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Loyang Bus Package
Current Operator Go Ahead Singapore Pte Ltd
(Go-Ahead Singapore)
Current Depot Loyang Bus Depot
Current Fleet Single-deck & Double-deck buses
Includes electric double deck buses (Yutong E12DD)
Operating Hours
Departure Times from Punggol
Weekdays (except Public Holidays)
07:49 – 08:01
Fare Information
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
Departure Timings

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

Poster Gallery:

Operator History:
  • 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.

Route History:
  • 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

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