SBS Transit Bus Service 246

SBS Transit Bus Service 246 is a Jurong Industrial Service running from Boon Lay Bus Interchange and looping at Boon Lay Drive, passing through Chin Bee and Corporation Road. Despite being classified as an industrial route, a large portion of the route plies through residential estates along Corporation Drive and Boon Lay Place.

246
Boon Lay Int ↺ Boon Lay Dr (Loop)
22009 Boon Lay Int EW27 Jurong West Ctrl 3
21359 AFT ST KINETICS Jln Boon Lay
21251 Sime Darby Chin Bee Dr
21269 Bef Chin Bee Ave Quality Rd
21509 Opp Meiji Seika Quality Rd
21499 Bef Jln Tukang Quality Rd
21489 OPP GRUNDFOS Jln Tukang
21479 Hup Leck Heavy Equipment Jln Tukang
21469 Bef Chia Ping Rd Jln Tukang
21551 Blk 151 Yung Ho Rd
21561 Blk 158 Corporation Dr
21571 Opp Jurong Sec Sch Corporation Dr
21581 Blk 65 Corporation Dr
21591 Opp Blk 117 Corporation Dr
21671 Blk 331 Tah Ching Rd
21651 Opp Chinese Gdn Yuan Ching Rd
21661 Yuan Ching Sec Sch Yuan Ching Rd
28091 Lakeside Stn EW26 Boon Lay Way
21231 Blk 203 Corporation Rd
21451 Blk 206 Boon Lay Dr
21449 Boon Lay Shop Ctr Boon Lay Pl
21439 Boon Lay CC Boon Lay Pl
21429 Blk 185 Boon Lay Ave
21419 Blk 188 Boon Lay Dr
21409 Blk 191 Boon Lay Dr
21459 Blk 209 Boon Lay Dr
21239 Opp Blk 203 Corporation Rd
28099 Opp Lakeside Stn EW26 Boon Lay Way
21669 Opp Blk 134D Yuan Ching Rd
21659 Chinese Gdn Yuan Ching Rd
21679 Blk 329 Tah Ching Rd
21599 Blk 117 Corporation Dr
21589 Opp Blk 65 Corporation Dr
21579 Jurong Sec Sch Corporation Dr
21569 Opp Blk 158 Corporation Dr
21559 CISCO Recall Yung Ho Rd
21461 BEF TUKANG INNOVATION DR Jln Tukang
21471 AFT TUKANG INNOVATION DR Jln Tukang
21481 GRUNDFOS Jln Tukang
21491 Bef Boon Lay Way Quality Rd
21501 Bef Meiji Seika Quality Rd
21261 Aft Chin Bee Ave Quality Rd
21259 Opp Sime Darby Chin Bee Dr
21351 BEF BOON LAY WAY Jln Boon Lay
22009 Boon Lay Int EW27 Jurong West Ctrl 3
Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Boon Lay Bus Interchange ↺ Boon Lay Drive (Loop)
Passes Through Chin Bee, Jalan Tukang, Corporation Road, Lakeside MRT, Boon Lay Place
Route Length 16.9 km
Travelling Time 70 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 Double Deck Bus:
Volvo B9TL
12-metre Single Deck Bus
– 
Scania K230UB
Departure Times from Boon Lay
0545 – 2330 (Daily)
Frequency Loop Service
0630-0830: 12 – 13 mins
0831-1659: 11 – 16 mins
1700-1900: 11 – 14 mins
After 1900: 15 – 19 mins

 

Service 246 primarily serves industrial estates around Chin Bee and Jalan Tukang with connections to Jurong West Town Centre. A large portion of this route also plies residential estates, supplementing existing bus connections between the residential estates of Taman Jurong and Boon Lay Gardens to Lakeside MRT Station.

The route compliments Service 240 between Boon Lay Gardens and Lakeside MRT, and also Services 49, 98, 154 and 240 between Lakeside MRT and Taman Jurong.

MRT Stations Served

Fare: Charges basic distance fares. See Bus Fares.


Gallery:


Operator History:

  • 1977 – 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:

  • 1977: Introduced as Boon Lay Gardens – Jln Tukang (Loop)
  • 1978 (01 Jun): Amended to Jurong Int – Boon Lay Garden (Loop) with the opening of Jurong Interchange.
  • 1990 (01 Jul): Amended to Boon Lay Interchange and loop at Third Chin Bee Road via Boon Lay Gardens, when Jurong Int closed
  • 1995 (15 Jan): Amended to loop at Boon Lay Drive via Chin Bee Dr, Quality Rd and Jln Tukang, skipping International Rd, Third Chin Bee Rd and Chin Bee Ave. Deleted sectors covered by amended service 79.
  • 2006 (11 Jun): Amended to ply Tah Ching Road instead of Kang Ching Rd
  • 2011: Air-conditioned buses deployed
  • 2013: Service improvement under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP)
  • 2016 (25 Jan): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)

Past Routings:

 

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