The route operates from Sengkang East Avenue (Blk 203B) and ends at Tampines Avenue 4 (Opp Century Sq), operating only during the weekday morning peak hours.
|Route||Sengkang East Avenue (Blk 203B) → Tampines Avenue 4 (Opp Century Sq)|
|Passes Through||Compassvale Rd, Tampines Ave 10, Tampines Ave 7|
|Route Length||10.4 km|
|Traveling Time||25 – 40 mins|
|BCM Route Package||Sengkang–Hougang Bus Package|
|Current Operator||SBS Transit Ltd|
|Current Depot||Hougang Bus Depot (HGDEP)|
|Current Fleet||12-metre Single Deck Bus:
– Mercedes-Benz Citaro
||Weekdays, except Public Holidays
From Sengkang East Ave (Blk 203B): 06:12 – 09:48
|From Sengkang East Ave||3 – 11 mins|
|Fare||Charges regular distance fares
Short Trip Service 27A is a trunk service operating from Sengkang East Avenue (Blk 203B) and ends at Tampines Avenue 4 (Opp Century Sq) on Weekday mornings.
As a Short-Trip Service, the route operates during Weekday Morning Peak hours and supplements the high demand for Service 27 from Sengkang to Tampines. During Weekday Evening Peak hours, numerous special departures are operated in the reverse direction, from Tampines Avenue 4 (UOB Tampines Ctr) to Hougang Ctrl Int.
MRT / LRT Stations Served
- From Sengkang East Avenue (Blk 203B):
Weekdays (except Public Holidays): 06:12, 06:18, 06:24, 06:30, 06:42, 06:48, 06:54, 07:00, 07:07, 07:13, 07:25, 07:31, 07:37, 07:43, 07:49, 07:56, 08:03, 08:10, 08:16, 08:23, 08:31, 08:39, 08:45, 08:53, 09:01, 09:09, 09:17, 09:24, 09:32, 09:40 & 09:48
- 2003 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd
The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2021 under the Sengkang – Hougang Bus Package.
- 2003: Introduced as a short-trip service from Compassvale Rd (Opp Blk 240) to Tampines Ave 5 (Blk 147) during morning peak hours on weekdays
- 2009 (17 Aug): Shortened to start from Sengkang East Ave (Blk 203B) and terminate at Tampines Ave 4 (Opp Century Sq)
- 2014 (24 Aug): Serves a new bus stop (65199) along Tampines Expressway
- 2015 (08 Nov): Serves a new bus stop (76549) along Tampines Ave 9
- 2019 (10 Jun): Adjusted operating hours; last bus timing brought forward from 10:11 to 09:48