The route operates from Jurong East Temporary Bus Interchange and ends at Bukit Batok Road (Opp Dunearn Sec Sch), operating only during the weekday morning and evening peak hours.
|Route||Jurong East Temporary Bus Interchange → Bukit Batok Road (Opp Dunearn Sec Sch)|
|Passes Through||Boon Lay Way, Jurong Town Hall Rd|
|Route Length||4.5 km|
|Travelling Time||10 – 15 mins|
|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
– Mercedes-Benz Citaro
– Scania K230UB
|Departure Times from Jurong East
||0605hrs – 1030hrs & 1555hrs – 2025hrs (Weekdays)|
|13 – 15 mins|
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 from Jurong East Int to Bukit Batok Rd (Opp Dunearn Sec Sch), wheelchair-accessible at launch.