The route operates from Bukit Batok Bus Interchange and ends at Bukit Batok Street 23 (Opp Midview Bldg), operating during the Weekdays AM Peak hours, as well as daily, after the last bus of Service 189 has departed. During Eves of Public Holidays, last bus timings of Service 189A will be extended to complement the extension of train operating hours.
From 05 October 2019, the daily last bus timing from Bukit Batok will be extended to 0110hrs.
|Route||Bukit Batok Bus Interchange → Bukit Batok Street 23 (Opp Midview Bldg)|
|Passes Through||Bt Batok East Ave 6|
|Route Length||2.9 km|
|Journey Time||13 mins|
|BCM Route Package||Bulim Bus Package|
|Current Operator||Tower Transit Singapore|
|Current Depot||Bulim Bus Depot|
|Current Fleet||12-metre Double Deck Buses:
– Alexander Dennis Enviro500
– Volvo B9TL
12-metre Single Deck Buses:
– Mercedes-Benz Citaro
– MAN NL323F
||From Bukit Batok Interchange:
Weekdays: 0703hrs–0859hrs | 6–15 mins frequency
Daily: 2330hrs–0110hrs | 20 mins frequency
Short Trip Service 189A is a trunk service operating from Bukit Batok Bus Interchange and ends at Bukit Batok Street 23 (Opp Midview Bldg). The Short-Trip Service offers unidirectional trips from Bukit Batok to industrial areas around Bukit Batok Street 23 during the morning peak hours, as well as to residential estates within Bukit Batok town during the late night hours (after the last bus of Service 189 has departed), without having to operate full-distance trips of Service 189.
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.
- From Bukit Batok Interchange:
Weekdays: 07:03, 07:16, 07:23, 07:29, 07:44, 07:51, 07:58, 08:12, 08:19, 08:26, 08:39, 08:46, 08:59
Daily: 23:30, 23:50, 00:10, 00:30, 00:50, 01:10
Fare: Charges regular distance fares for trunk services. See Bus Fares.
MRT Station(s) Served:
- NS2 Bukit Batok
- 5 Jan 2009 – 28 May 2016: SMRT Buses
- 29 May 2016 – Present: Tower Transit Singapore
- 2009 (05 Jan): Introduced from Bukit Batok Int to Bukit Batok St 23 (Opp Midview Bldg).
- 2019 (05 Oct): Last bus timing from Bukit Batok amended from 0100hrs to 0110hrs.