SBS Transit Bus Service 47 is a trunk service plying between Changi Business Park and looping at Amber Road, via Tanah Merah, Bedok South and Marine Parade. It is the fiftieth (50th) bus service to be introduced under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP).
|Route||Changi Business Park Terminal ↺ Amber Road (Loop)|
|Passes Through||New Upp Changi Rd, Bedok South Rd, Marine Parade Rd, East Coast Rd|
|Route Length||22.4 km|
|Traveling Time||70 mins|
|BCM Route Package||Tampines Bus Package|
|Current Operator||SBS Transit Ltd|
|Current Depot||Bedok North Bus Depot (BNDEP)|
|Current Fleet||12-metre Single Deck Bus
– Scania K230UB
|12-metre Double Deck Bus
– Volvo B9TL
|Departure Times from Changi Business Park
|06:00 – 23:45|
|Loop Service||6:30am–8.30am||8.31am–4.59pm||5.00pm–7.00pm||After 7.00pm|
|Weekdays||8 – 10 mins||9 – 13 mins||10 mins||12 – 14 mins|
|Saturdays||11 – 12 mins||9 – 14 mins||12 – 14 mins||12 – 14 mins|
|Sundays / Public Holidays||12 mins||11 – 14 mins||11 – 15 mins||12 – 15 mins|
|Fare||Charges regular distance fares
Service 47 connects the residential towns of Marine Parade and Bedok South with Changi Business Park, as well as enhancing public bus connections around Changi Buisness Park with a new route to Tanah Merah MRT. A unique loop sector via Amber Road, Mountbatten Road and East Coast Road (eastbound) provides better connectivity with the vibrant section of East Coast Road, with its shopping malls and old shophouses.
It is the fiftieth (50th) bus service to be introduced under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP). The launch of Service 47 along with Service 118 also marked the start of operations of the new Changi Business Park Bus Terminal.
The route serves educational institutions such as Temasek Junior College and Victoria School, as well as shopping centres such as Changi City Point, Parkway Parade, Katong Shopping Centre, Roxy Square and 112 Katong Mall.
MRT Stations Served
- Amber Rd (Amber Gdns) → Changi Business Pk Ter
Weekdays: 06:00, 06:13 & 06:26
Saturdays: 06:00, 06:12 & 06:24
Sundays / Public Holidays: 06:00, 06:15
- 20 Dec 2015 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd
The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2024 under the Tampines Bus Package.
- 2015 (20 Dec): Introduced under the LTA’s Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP), plying from Changi Business Park and looping at Amber Road. Wheelchair accessible at launch.