SBS Transit Bus Service 249

SBS Transit Bus Service 249 is a Jurong Industrial Service running from Boon Lay Bus Interchange and looping at Jalan Samulun, passing through Jalan Boon Lay and Jalan Buroh. It is the only JIS to ply an offshore island (Pulau Samulun), and the first to receive a fully air-conditioned fleet.

249
Boon Lay Int ↺ Jln Samulun (Loop)
22009
Boon Lay Int
Jurong West Ctrl 3
21359
AFT ST KINETICS
Jln Boon Lay
21349
Beecham Pte Ltd
Jln Boon Lay
21339
Premier Milk Pte Ltd
Jln Boon Lay
21329
OPP UTOC ENGRG
Jln Boon Lay
21319
Opp Tractor Rd
Jln Boon Lay
21309
Aft Jln Pesawat
Jurong Pier Rd
21299
Bef Jln Buroh
Jurong Pier Rd
22079
Aft Jurong Pier Rd
Jln Buroh
22069
Opp Ceva Logistics
Jln Buroh
22059
Aft Buroh St
Jln Buroh
22049
Bef Tg Kling Rd
Jln Buroh
22399
Aft Jln Buroh
Tg Kling Rd
22409
Bef Shipyard Rd
Tg Kling Rd
22429
Opp Natl Oxygen Pte Ltd
Tg Kling Rd
22089
Natsteel
Tg Kling Rd
22331
Jurong Shipyard
Tg Kling Rd
22081
Opp Natsteel
Tg Kling Rd
22421
Natl Oxygen Pte Ltd
Tg Kling Rd
22099
Bef Jln Samulun
Shipyard Rd
23469
Opp Tanoto Shipyard
Jln Samulun
23451
Jurong Shipyard
Jln Samulun
23461
Tanoto Shipyard
Jln Samulun
22091
Aft Jln Samulun
Shipyard Rd
22401
Aft Shipyard Rd
Tg Kling Rd
22391
Bef Jln Buroh
Tg Kling Rd
22041
Aft Tg Kling Rd
Jln Buroh
22051
Opp Buroh St
Jln Buroh
22061
Ceva Logistics
Jln Buroh
22071
Bef Jurong Pier Rd
Jln Buroh
21291
Aft Jln Buroh
Jurong Pier Rd
21301
Opp Jln Pesawat
Jurong Pier Rd
21311
Bef Tractor Rd
Jln Boon Lay
21321
UTOC ENGRG
Jln Boon Lay
21331
Opp Premier Milk Pte Ltd
Jln Boon Lay
21341
Opp Beecham Pte Ltd
Jln Boon Lay
21351
BEF BOON LAY WAY
Jln Boon Lay
22009
Boon Lay Int
Jurong West Ctrl 3
Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Boon Lay Bus Interchange ↺ Jalan Samulun (Loop)
Passes Through Jln Boon Lay, Jln Buroh, Tg Kling Rd
Route Length 15.6 km
Travelling Time 60 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 Boon Lay
0545hrs – 2330hrs (Daily)
Frequency Loop Service
0630-0830: 05 – 07 mins
0831-1659: 07 – 17 mins
1700-1900: 07 – 10 mins
After 1900: 09 – 18 mins

Service 249 is an industrial route linking the industries around Jalan Boon Lay, Jalan Buroh, Tanjong Kling and Pulau Samulun to the Jurong West Town Centre. Its sectors along Tanjong Kling Road and Jln Samulun mainly serves workers at Jurong Shipyard.

As an industrial service, demand is high during the peak hours, and relatively low during off-peak hours.

Fare: Charges basic distance fares. See Bus Fares. Calculate your bus fare using LTA’s fare calculator on MyTransport.sg here.

MRT Stations Served

Gallery

Operator History
  • 1978 – 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
  • 1978 (01 Jun): Introduced as Jurong Int – Jalan Samulun (Loop)
  • 1990 (1 Jul): Amended to Boon Lay Int – Jalan Samulun (Loop) when Jurong Int closed, no longer serves Tanjong Kling Rd (Jurong Shipyard) on return direction
  • 2001 (11 Feb): Amended to serve all stops along Jln Boon Lay during the Jurong West Rationalisation
  • 2006 (04 Mar): Calls at a new pair of bus stops before and after Jln Buroh along Tg Kling Rd
  • 2006 (18 Jun): Amended to Boon Lay Temp Int
  • 2007: Air-conditioned buses deployed
  • 2009 (27 Dec): Amended to Boon Lay Integrated Transport Hub
  • 2016 (25 Jan): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)

Past Routings:

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