Premium Bus Service 599

Premium Bus Service 599 is a Premium service operated by Xing Sheng Transport Services from Hougang Street 51 to Shenton Way. The route passes through Serangoon North Ave 4, Ang Mo Kio Ave 3, Telok Ayer and Fullerton, operating one trip in the morning.

599
Hougang St 51 → Shenton Way
64449
Opp Hougang G. Shop Mall
Hougang St 51
64439
Blk 537
Hougang St 51
64609
Blk 687
Hougang Ave 4
64479
Blk 665
Hougang Ave 9
64489
Blk 946A
Hougang Ave 9
64499
Regentville
Hougang Ave 9
66439
Blk 504A CP
Serangoon Nth Ave 4
66429
Blk 530
Serangoon Nth Ave 4
66349
Opp Daikin S’pore
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54309
Opp Blk 5022
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
05129
Hong Lim Pk
Upp Pickering St
05319
OCBC Ctr
Church St
03129
UIC Bldg
Shenton Way
03217
Opp AXA Twr
Shenton Way
03218
Opp MAS Bldg
Shenton Way

 

 

Technical Information
Route
Hougang Street 51 (Opp Hougang G. Shop Mall) → Shenton Way (Opp MAS Bldg)
Passes Through Hougang Ave 4/9, Serangoon North Ave 4
Travelling Time 48 mins
Operator Information
Current Operator Xing Sheng Transport Services
Departure Times from Hougang St 51
0745hrs (Weekdays, except Public Holidays)
Fare $5.50

 

Premium 599 serves the housing estates of Hougang Neighborhoods 5, 6 and 9 and Serangoon Neighborhood 5 with bus connections to Telok Ayer and Shenton Way, eliminating the hassle of transferring between different modes of transport. The steep fares and cheaper alternatives make Premium 599 a more expensive alternative route to the city, but passengers get to enjoy the luxury benefits of Premium travel.

This service shares part of its catchment with Premium 574, also heading to Shenton Way, which charges $4.00 per trip.

Departure Timings

Weekdays, except Public Holidays

  • AM Peak from Hougang Street 51 (Opp Hougang G. Shop Mall): 0745hrs
Fare
  •  $5.50

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History:

  • 2008 (08 Sep): Introduced as a Premium Service from Hougang Street 51 → Shenton Way. Charges a flat fare of $4.00. One trip departing at 0745hrs.
  • 2009 (01 Apr): Fares brought down to $3.80
  • 2010 (01 Apr): Original fare of $4.00 reinstated
  • Late 2011?: Fares raised to $5.00
  • 2014 (04 Aug): Fare revision to $5.50
  • 2016 (29 Aug): Operations transferred to Xing Sheng Transport Services

Operator History:

  • 08 Sep 2008 – 26 Aug 2016: SMRT Buses Ltd
  • 29 Aug 2016 onwards: Xing Sheng Transport Services

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