Tower Transit Bus Service 173A

Tower Transit Bus Service 173A is a Short-Trip Service variant of Bus Service 173.

The route operates from Bukit Batok Bus Interchange and ends at Bukit Batok East Avenue 4 (Blk 254), operating daily, after the last bus of Service 173 has departed.

From 05 October 2019, the daily last bus timing from Bukit Batok will be extended to 0110hrs.

173A
Bt Batok Int → Blk 254
43009 Bt Batok Int NS2 Bt Batok Ctrl
43419 Aft Bt Batok Stn/Blk 628 NS2 Bt Batok Ctrl
43399 Opp Blk 120 Bt Batok Ctrl
43389 Opp Blk 102 Bt Batok Ave 1
43519 Opp Bt Batok Swim Cplx Bt Batok East Ave 6
43749 Opp Bt View Sec Sch Bt Batok St 21
43739 Blk 217 Bt Batok St 21
43169 Blk 254 Bt Batok East Ave 4
Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px Bukit Batok Bus InterchangeBukit Batok East Avenue 4 (Blk 254)
Passes Through Bukit Batok Ave 1, Ave 6, St 21
Route Length 2.9 km
Journey Time 11 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Bulim Bus Package
Current Operator Tower Transit Singapore
Current Depot Bulim Bus Depot
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Buses:
– 
MAN NL323F
– Mercedes-Benz Citaro
Departure Times
From Bukit Batok Interchange:
Daily: After 2330hrs – 0110hrs (Daily)

Short Trip Service 173A is a trunk service operating from Bukit Batok Bus Interchange and ends at Bukit Batok East Avenue 4 (Blk 254). The Short-Trip Service offers unidirectional trips serving within the Bukit Batok estate during the late night hours (after the last bus of Service 173 has departed), without having to operate full-distance trips of Service 173.

During Eves of Public Holidays, as well as MRT Early Closure affecting Bukit Batok MRT Station, operating hours will be extended. Exact last bus hours are announced by Tower Transit closer to these dates.

Departure Timings
  • From Bukit Batok Interchange:
    Daily: After 2330hrs – 0110hrs (Daily)

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

MRT Station Served
Gallery:

Operator History:

  • 5 Dec 2007 – 28 May 2016: SMRT Buses Ltd
  • 29 May 2016 – Present: Tower Transit Singapore

Route History:

  • 2007 (05 Dec): Introduced from Bukit Batok Int to Bukit Batok East Ave 4 (Blk 254)
  • 2019 (05 Oct): Last bus timing from Bukit Batok amended from 0100hrs to 0110hrs.

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