SBS Transit Bus Service 160A is a Short-Trip Service variant of Bus Service 160, operating from Jurong East Temporary Bus Interchange and ends at Bukit Batok Road (Opp Dunearn Sec Sch) on Weekdays. In addition, there will be special departures of Service 160 from Bukit Batok Road (Blk 402) towards Jurong East Temporary Interchange during peak hours on Weekdays.
Bus Service 160A begins operations on 19 November 2018.
|Route||Jurong East Temporary Bus Interchange → Bukit Batok Road (Opp Dunearn Sec Sch)|
|Passes Through||Jurong East, Bukit Batok|
|BCM Route Package||Bukit Merah Bus Package|
|Current Operator||SBS Transit Ltd|
|Current Depot||Ulu Pandan Bus Depot (UPDEP)|
|Current Fleet||12-metre Single Deck Bus
|Departure Times from Bedok||0605hrs – 1030hrs & 1555hrs – 2025hrs (Weekdays)|
Short Trip Service Service 160A is a trunk service operating from Jurong East Temporary Bus Interchange to Bukit Batok Road (Opp Dunearn Sec Sch). As a Short-Trip Service, the route supplements the local sector of existing Bus Service 160, which is prone to delays from congestion across the causeway.
After terminating at Bukit Batok Road (Opp Dunearn Sec Sch), Service 160A buses will turn around and perform return trips of Bus Service 160 towards Jurong East Bus Interchange, starting from Bukit Batok Rd (Blk 402).
Introduced on 19 November 2018, Service 160A is wheelchair-accessible at launch.
Departure Timings / Operating Hours
- Short Trip Service 160A: Jurong East Temp Int → Bukit Batok Rd (Opp Dunearn Sec Sch)
Weekdays: 0605hrs – 1030hrs & 1555hrs – 2025hrs
- Service 160 Special Departure: Bukit Batok Rd (Blk 402) → Jurong East Temp Int
Weekdays: 0625hrs, 0637hrs, 0653hrs, 0708hrs, 0722hrs, 0736hrs, 0751hrs, 0806hrs, 0821hrs, 0836hrs, 0851hrs, 0906hrs, 0921hrs, 0936hrs, 0951hrs, 1005hrs, 1020hrs, 1038hrs, 1050hrs, 1615hrs, 1627hrs, 1646hrs, 1700hrs, 1715hrs, 1730hrs, 1745hrs, 1802hrs, 1814hrs, 1830hrs, 1845hrs, 1900hrs, 1915hrs, 1930hrs, 1945hrs, 2000hrs, 2015hrs, 2030hrs & 2043hrs
Fare: Charges basic fares for regular trunk services. See Bus Fares.
MRT Stations Served
- EW24NS1 Jurong East
- 2018 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd
The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2023 under the Bukit Merah Bus Package.
- 2018 (19 Nov): Launched as a wheelchair-accessible bus route.