Tower Transit Feeder Bus Service 285

Tower Transit Feeder Service 285 is a Feeder service operating from Clementi Interchange and looping at Pandan Loop, passing through Clementi Avenue 2 and West Coast Road.

Clementi Int
↺ Pandan Loop (Loop)
17009 Clementi Int B2 EW23 Clementi Ave 3
17239 NTUC Fairprice Clementi Ave 3
17259 Opp Blk 460 Clementi Ave 2
17061 Blk 701 West Coast Rd
17071 Blk 513 West Coast Rd
20291 Tanglin Sec Sch West Coast Rd
20281 Opp The Japanese Sec Sch West Coast Highway
20341 Pan Tech Ind Cplx Pandan Loop
20331 Vejoil Pte Ltd Pandan Loop
20329 S'pore Food Ind Pandan Loop
20319 Blk T Pandan Light Ind Pk Pandan Loop
20309 Blk L Pandan Light Ind Pk Pandan Loop
20299 Opp Tanglin Sec Sch West Coast Rd
17079 Blk 512 West Coast Rd
17069 Opp Blk 701 West Coast Rd
17251 Blk 460 Clementi Ave 2
17161 Blk 455 C'wealth Ave West
17171 Clementi Stn Exit A EW23 C'wealth Ave West
17009 Clementi Int EW23 Clementi Ave 3
Route Overview
Route WAB_logo_20px Clementi Bus Interchange ↺ Pandan Loop (Loop)
Passes Through Clementi Ave 2, West Coast Rd
Route Length 7.8 km
Travelling Time 50 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Bulim Bus Package
Current Operator Tower Transit Singapore Pte Ltd
(Tower Transit Singapore)
Current Depot Bulim Bus Depot
Current Fleet Single Deck Bus:
– MAN A22
– Mercedes-Benz Citaro
Double Deck Bus:
– Alexander Dennis Enviro500
– Volvo B9TL
Operating Hours
Departure Times from Clementi
05:55 – 00:30
Operating Frequency
Loop Service
6:30am–8.30am 8.31am–4.59pm 5.00pm–7.00pm After 7.00pm
6 – 7 mins 6 – 13 mins 7 – 9 mins 9 – 15 mins
Fare Information
Fare Charges distance fares capped at 3.2km for feeder services.

Feeder Service 285 serves residents and schools along West Coast Road and the industrial area of Pandan Loop to Clementi Interchange. Despite being classified as a feeder route, much of its catchment and demand comes from the industries at Pandan Loop.

During Eves of Public Holidays, as well as MRT Early Closure affecting Clementi MRT Station, operating hours will be extended. Exact last bus hours are announced by Tower Transit closer to these dates.

MRT Station Served:
Special Departures:
  • West Coast Rd (Opp Tanglin Sec Sch) → Clementi Int
    Weekdays: 06:00 & 06:08


Operator History:
  • 1985 – 2001: Singapore Bus Services Ltd
  • 2001 – 25 Jun 2016: SBS Transit Ltd
  • 26 Jun 2016 – Present: Tower Transit Singapore Pte Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2026 under the Bulim Bus Package.

  • 1985 (31 Mar): Introduced between Clementi Int and Pandan Loop (Loop)
  • 1988 (08 Mar): Amended to ply Clementi Ave 3 with the abolition of right turning from Clementi Ave 3 to Commonwealth Ave West
  • 2004 (04 Sep): Amended to ply West Coast Highway
  • 2006 (29 Oct): Amended to Clementi Temp Int
  • 2011 (26 Nov): Amended to Clementi Integrated Transport Hub
  • 2011 (03 Dec): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus service (WAB)
  • 2016 (26 Jun): Operations transferred to Tower Transit Singapore Pte Ltd from SBS Transit Ltd

Past Routings

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One thought on “Tower Transit Feeder Bus Service 285

  • 12 November 2022 at 7:42 PM

    I want to show my gratitude for bus captain Mr Tan on the bus 285 of bus plate SMB3521D, he shown me kindness by giving me a free mask when I realised I lost my mask while I board his bus at OPP tanglin sec school round 7.30pm


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