SBS Transit Bus Service 247

SBS Transit Bus Service 247 is a Jurong Industrial Service running from Tuas Bus Terminal and looping at Tuas Bay Link, passing through Tuas Link MRT Station, Tuas Avenue 7/8, Tuas Crescent MRT Station and, Tuas South Avenue 5/4/7/3/9/8/6. This service is the seventy-third (73rd) bus service launched under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP).

247
Tuas Ter ↺ Tuas Bay Link (Loop)
25009
Tuas Ter
Tuas West Dr
25421
OPP TUAS LINK STN
Tuas West Dr
25491
Opp Super Continental
Tuas Link 4
25471
Opp S'pore Epson Ind
Tuas Link 4
25501
Kee Wee Hup Kee
Tuas Ave 7
25531
ST KINETICS
Tuas Ave 7
25541
PEC
Tuas Ave 7
25551
GARMCO
Tuas Ave 8
24701
TUAS CRES STN EXIT B
Pioneer Rd
26011
Bef Tuas Ave 11
Tuas Cres
26021
Bef Tuas Ave 13
Tuas Cres
26031
Hiap Seng Engrg Ltd
Tuas Cres
26049
Damen Shipyard
Tuas Cres
26059
PAXOCEAN
Tuas Cres
26069
Aft Tuas Ave 16
Tuas Cres
25561
INVISTA
Tuas Sth Ave 5
25571
OPP WEST STAR
Tuas Sth Ave 5
25591
OPP WYETH PHARMACEUTICALS
Tuas Sth Ave 4
25601
PFIZER GLOBAL
Tuas Sth Ave 7
25611
OPP WESTLINK TWO
Tuas Sth Ave 7
25621
STARBURST ENGRG
Tuas Sth Ave 7
25631
CONTAINER CONNECTIONS
Tuas Sth Ave 7
26419
Aft Tuas View Circuit
Tuas Sth Ave 3
26429
Bef Tuas Sth Ave 9
Tuas Sth Ave 3
26211
Framo S'pore Pte Ltd
Tuas Sth Ave 9
26221
Opp YLS Steel
Tuas Sth Ave 9
25661
BEF TUAS BAY LINK
Tuas Sth Ave 8
25671
BEF OFFSHORE MARINE CTR
Tuas Bay Link
25669
AFT TUAS BAY LINK
Tuas Sth Ave 8
25641
OPP ROCHE S'PORE TECH
Tuas Sth Ave 9
25651
NOVARTIS
Tuas Sth Ave 6
25609
MERCK SHARP & DOHME
Tuas Sth Ave 7
25599
WYETH PHARMACEUTICALS
Tuas Sth Ave 4
25579
WEST STAR
Tuas Sth Ave 5
25569
OPP INVISTA
Tuas Sth Ave 5
26061
B S DEVELOPMENT
Tuas Cres
26051
BLASTING ABRASIVES
Tuas Cres
26041
HIAP SENG ENGRG LTD
Tuas Cres
26039
ASIA POLYURETHANE
Tuas Cres
26029
CHIA HOCK TRADING CO
Tuas Cres
26019
PROGRESS GALVANIZING
Tuas Cres
24709
TUAS CRES STN EXIT A
Pioneer Rd
25559
LEE WELDED MESH
Tuas Ave 8
25589
CROWN EQUIPMENT
Tuas Ave 8
25549
CAST LABORATORIES
Tuas Ave 7
25539
FUJIFILM
Tuas Ave 7
25509
Opp Kee Wee Hup Kee
Tuas Ave 7
25479
S'pore Epson Ind
Tuas Link 4
25499
Super Continental
Tuas Link 4
25429
TUAS LINK STN
Tuas West Dr
25009
Tuas Ter
Tuas West Dr
Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Tuas Bus Terminal ↺ Tuas Bay Link (Loop)
Passes Through Tuas Link MRT, Tuas Ave 7/8, Tuas Crescent MRT, Tuas Sth Ave 5/4/7/3/9/8/6
Route Length 21.3 km
Travelling Time 69 – 85 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
Departure Times from Tuas
0550 – 2315 (Daily)
Frequency Loop Service
0630-0830: 10 mins
0831-1659: 10 – 15 mins
1700-1900: 10 – 13 mins
After 1900: 12 – 15 mins

Bus Service 247 is a Jurong Industrial Service serving industrial areas around Tuas and Tuas South with connections to transport nodes at Tuas Crescent and Tuas Link MRT stations, plying Tuas Avenue 7/8, Pioneer Road, Tuas South Ave 5/4/7/3/9/8 and looping at Tuas Bay Link. Exiting via Tuas South Ave 8/9/6, it then rejoins Tuas South Ave 7 and returns towards Tuas Bus Terminal.

The new route brings about greater connectivity to the Tuas South region, with a majority of bus stops served by this route being new bus stops. Industries around Tuas Crescent and Tuas South (including Tuas Biomedical Park), and workers living in dormitories around Tuas, stand to benefit from enhanced bus-rail connectivity offered in tandem with the opening of the East West Line‘s Tuas West Extension.

MRT Stations Served:

Special Departures:

  • Tuas Crescent (BS Development) → Tuas Ter
    Weekdays: 0610, 0622, 0634, 0646
    Saturdays: 0610, 0622, 0634
    Sundays & Public Holidays: 0610, 0625

Fare: Charges Basic fares under the distanced-based fare (DBF) structure. See Bus Fares for exact fares.


Gallery:


Operator History:
  • 2017 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

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

History:
  • 2017 (18 Jun): Introduced from Tuas Terminal to Tuas Bay Link (Loop) in tandem with the opening of the East West Line’s Tuas West Extension. Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB) at launch. Launched as the 73rd BSEP Bus Service.
  • 2017 (07 Oct): Amended to the relocated Tuas Bus Terminal.
Past Routings:

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