SBS Transit Feeder Bus Service 242

SBS Transit Feeder Bus Service 242 is a Feeder service operating from Boon Lay Interchange and looping at Jurong West Avenue 5, passing through Jurong West Central 1 and Jurong West Avenue 4.

242
Boon Lay Int ↺ Jurong West Ave 5 (Loop)
22009 Boon Lay Int EW27 Jurong West Ctrl 3
22489 Blk 683A Jurong West Ctrl 1
21371 Blk 680C Jln Boon Lay
22411 Blk 676B Jurong West Ave 4
22341 Blk 673C Jurong West Ave 4
27331 West Grove Pr Sch Jurong West St 72
27341 Blk 729 Jurong West St 72
27351 Blk 715 Jurong West Ave 5
27429 Blk 711 Jurong West St 71
22359 Blk 717 Jurong West Ave 4
22349 Blk 734A CP Jurong West Ave 4
22419 Jurong West Sub-Stn Jurong West Ave 4
21379 Blk 263 Jln Boon Lay
22481 Blk 691A CP Jurong West Ctrl 1
22009 Boon Lay Int EW27 Jurong West Ctrl 3
Route Overview
Route WAB_logo_20px Boon Lay Bus Interchange ↺ Jurong West Avenue 5 (Loop)
Passes Through Jurong West Ave 4, Jurong West St 72, Jurong West St 71
Route Length 5.7 km
Travelling Time 35 – 40 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Jurong West Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Soon Lee Bus Park (SLBP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Bus
– MAN A22
– Mercedes-Benz Citaro
– Scania K230UB
12-metre Double Deck Bus
– Volvo B9TL
Operating Hours
Departure Times from Boon Lay
Daily
06:00 – 00:40
Operating Frequency
Loop Service
6:30am–8.30am 8.31am–4.59pm 5.00pm–7.00pm After 7.00pm
Weekdays 4 – 6 mins 4 – 10 mins 5 – 6 mins 6 – 10 mins
Saturdays 6 – 9 mins 6 – 11 mins 9 – 13 mins 7 – 11 mins
Sundays / Public Holidays 7 – 10 mins 6 – 9 mins 8 – 10 mins 8 – 11 mins
Fare Information
Fare Charges distance fares capped at 3.2km for feeder services.

 

Feeder Service 242 serves residents and schools around Jurong West Neighbourhoods 6, 7 and 8 with connections to Jurong West Town Centre. Plying Jurong West Avenues 4 and 5, Service 242 does not duplicate other routes to Boon Lay Interchange, making it a unique connection within its catchment areas.

MRT Station Served
Special Departures
  • Jurong West St 72 (West Grove Pr Sch) → Boon Lay Int
    Weekdays: 05:00, 05:09, 05:19, 05:29, 05:38, 05:47 & 05:57
    Saturdays: 05:00, 05:10, 05:20, 05:31, 05:41, 05:52 & 06:00
    Sundays / Public Holidays: 05:15, 05:26, 05:37, 05:48 & 05:59

Gallery:

Operator History:
  • 1990 – 2001: Singapore Bus Services Ltd
  • 2001 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2024 under the Jurong West Bus Package.

History:
  • 1990: Introduced between Boon Lay Int and Jurong West St 91 (Loop)
  • 1991 (19 May): Amended to ply Upp Jurong Rd and Pioneer Rd North with the introduction of Service 243, skipping Jurong West St 72 and Jurong West Ave 5
  • 1992 (29 Mar): Amended to ply Jurong West St 72 and Jurong West Ave 5
  • 2003: Serves additional bus stop outside Blk 673C along Jurong West St 72
  • 2006 (18 Jun): Amended to Boon Lay Temp Int
  • 2009 (15 Mar): Shortened to loop at Jurong West Ave 5 with the introduction of Service 241, skipping Jurong West St 91 and Jurong West St 92
  • 2009 (27 Dec): Amended to Boon Lay Integrated Transport Hub and amended to ply Jurong West Central 1, skipping Jurong West Central 3
  • 2010 (10 Feb): Serves additional bus stop outside Blk 263 along Jln Boon Lay
  • 2010 (28 Jun): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus service (WAB)
  • 2013: Serves new bus stop outside Blk 711 along Jurong West St 71
  • 2015 (04 May): Last bus extended to 00:40 daily

Past Routings

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