SBS Transit Feeder Bus Service 298

SBS Transit Feeder Service 298 is a Feeder service operating from Tampines Concourse Bus Interchange and looping at Tampines Street 86, passing through Tampines Avenue 7 and Avenue 4, Street 82 and Avenue 3.  It is the seventy-ninth (79th) service to be introduced under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP).

In conjunction with the opening of Downtown Line 3, SBS Transit Feeder Bus Service 298 was launched on 21 October 2017. (See also: Downtown Line 3 – Bus Service Enhancements)

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Tampines Concourse Int ↺ Tampines St 86 (Loop)
75019 Tampines Concourse Int Tampines Concourse
76559 AFT TAMPINES STN EXIT E EW2-DT32 Tampines Ctrl 1
76191 BLK 401 Tampines Ave 7
76149 Opp Tampines Stn/Int EW2-DT32 Tampines Ave 4
76139 Opp Century Sq Tampines Ave 4
76111 Blk 945 Tampines Ave 4
76041 BLK 842C Tampines St 82
75089 Blk 827 Tampines Ave 3
75109 Blk 888 Tampines Ave 3
75151 Opp Blk 871A Tampines Ave 8
75179 Blk 871C Tampines Ave 5
75419 AFT TAMPINES AVE 5 Tampines Ave 10
75021 BLK 879B Tampines Street 86
75251 Opp Tropica Condo Tampines Ave 1
75031 Opp Springfield Sec Sch Tampines Ave 8
75101 Blk 880 Tampines Ave 3
75081 Blk 831 Tampines Ave 3
76049 OPP BLK 842C Tampines St 82
76119 Opp Blk 945 Tampines Ave 4
76131 UOB Tampines Ctr Tampines Ave 4
76141 Tampines Stn/Int EW2-DT32 Tampines Ave 4
76199 BLK 503 Tampines Ave 7
76551 TAMPINES STN EXIT D EW2-DT32 Tampines Ctrl 1
75019 Tampines Concourse Int Tampines Concourse
Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Tampines Concourse Bus Interchange ↺ Tampines Street 86 (Loop)
Passes Through Tampines Ave 7, Ave 4, St 82, Ave 3, Ave 8, Ave 5, Ave 10
Route Length 9.5 km
Travelling Time 45 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Tampines Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Bedok North Bus Depot (BNDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Buses:
Mercedes-Benz Citaro
Scania K230UB
Departure Times from Tampines Concourse
0530hrs – 0045hrs (Daily)
Frequency Loop Service
0630 – 0830: 10 – 12 mins
0831 – 1659: 10 – 12 mins
1700 – 1900: 10 – 12 mins
After 1900: 10 – 14 mins
Bus Service 298 Launch Poster
Bus Service 298 Launch Poster

Bus Service 298 provides residents at Tampines Avenue 4, Street 82, Avenue 3 and Street 86 with greater connectivity to Tampines MRT Station and Tampines Concourse Bus Interchange, along with other amenities in the neighbourhood. The new route also benefits Tampines Polyclinic, Our Tampines Hub, St. Hilda’s Primary and Secondary School, Tampines West CC and Springfield Secondary School. This was the eleventh feeder service to be introduced under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP).

The route connects with the transport node of Tampines where further bus connections are also offered from the nearby Tampines Bus Interchange. The service continues the 29x series of route numbering used for Tampines feeder routes. It is the second feeder bus route at Tampines after Feeder 292, and the first feeder route to operate out of Tampines Concourse.

Looping at Tampines Street 86, the route serves new Build-To-Order (BTO) housing developments such as Tampines Greenforest, Tampines Greenbloom, Tampines Greenflora, Tampines Greenlace and Tampines Greenwood. It also serves The Santorini and Q Bay Residences, and Arc @ Tampines condominiums.

Special Departures:
  • Tampines Ave 5 (Blk 871C) Tampines Concourse Int
    Daily: 0530hrs
MRT Stations Served:

Fare: Fares for Feeder Services are capped at 3.2km. See Bus Fares.

3 thoughts on “SBS Transit Feeder Bus Service 298

  • 22 October 2017 at 8:26 PM
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    Who said svc 298 had a scania?all I see is green Mercedes Benz citaro.

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    • 27 October 2017 at 9:40 PM
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      A Scania there, with Tower Transit-style wrap

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