Tower Transit Bus Service 66

Tower Transit Bus Service 66 is a trunk service plying between Bedok and Jurong East, passing through Bedok Reservoir, Ubi, MacPherson Estate, Boon Keng, Little India, Bukit Timah and Bukit Batok. Spanning East to West, the route stretches to around 33 kilometres with no express sectors, with an off-peak journey time of around 2 hours.

Tower Transit Singapore Pte Ltd has taken over operations of this bus service from SBS Transit since 12 June 2016 under the Bulim Bus Package.

66
84009
Bedok Int
Bedok Nth Dr
84359
Opp Bedok Ctrl PO
Bedok Nth St 1
84211
Blk 403
Bedok Nth Ave 3
84521
Blk 506
Bedok Nth Ave 3
84201
BEDOK RESVR STN EXIT A
Bedok Nth Ave 3
84609
Waterfront Key
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84639
Aft Waterfront Waves
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84619
Waterfront Isle
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84629
Blk 716
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84479
Blk 713
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84469
Blk 703
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84481
Aft Bedok Ind Pk C
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84491
Blk 629
Bedok Reservoir Rd
72079
Blk 609
Bedok Reservoir Rd
72069
Blk 121
Bedok Reservoir Rd
72029
Opp Blk 646
Bedok Reservoir Rd
71099
Blk 311
Eunos Link
71139
Blk 302
Ubi Ave 2
71129
UBI STN EXIT A
Ubi Ave 2
71149
Blk 3024
Ubi Ave 2
71159
Blk 3026
Ubi Ave 2
71169
Aztech Bldg
Ubi Ave 2
70379
Opp Macpherson Stn Exit A
Circuit Link
70201
OPP MACPHERSON STN EXIT D
Circuit Rd
70211
Blk 90
Pipit Rd
70221
Blk 79 FC
Circuit Rd
70231
OPP MATTAR STN EXIT B
Mattar Rd
70241
MacPherson Pr Sch
Mattar Rd
70021
Opp Canossa Convent Pr
Aljunied Rd
70031
Opp Aljunied Pk
Aljunied Rd
70119
Cencon Bldg
MacPherson Rd
70109
Gulab Bldg
MacPherson Rd
60219
Bef Siemens Ctr
MacPherson Rd
60179
MOM Svcs Ctr
Bendemeer Rd
60159
Blk 54
Bendemeer Rd
60139
Blk 44
Bendemeer Rd
60119
Opp Boon Keng Stn
Bendemeer Rd
60099
Bef Lavender St
Bendemeer Rd
07329
Hoa Nam Bldg
Jln Besar
07319
Aft Allenby Rd
Jln Besar
07419
Opp Veerasamy Rd
Jln Besar
07531
Rochor Stn
Rochor Canal Rd
40011
LITTLE INDIA STN EXIT A
Bt Timah Rd
40271
Opp KK Women & Child Hosp
Bt Timah Rd
40021
BEF WINSTEDT RD
Bt Timah Rd
40031
Newton FC
Bt Timah Rd
40041
Newton Stn Exit C
Bt Timah Rd
40051
Balmoral Plaza
Bt Timah Rd
40111
City Twrs
Bt Timah Rd
40071
Leng Kwang Baptist Ch
Bt Timah Rd
40081
Stevens Stn
Bt Timah Rd
40091
Bef Lewis Rd
Bt Timah Rd
41011
NUS Bt Timah Campus
Bt Timah Rd
41021
Botanic Gdns Stn
Bt Timah Rd
41031
Bef Crown Ctr
Bt Timah Rd
41041
Coronation Plaza
Bt Timah Rd
41051
Tan Kah Kee Stn
Bt Timah Rd
41061
Chinese High Sch
Bt Timah Rd
41071
Opp Natl JC
Bt Timah Rd
41081
Sixth Ave Stn
Bt Timah Rd
42011
Sixth Ave Ctr
Bt Timah Rd
42021
Aft Maple Ave
Bt Timah Rd
42031
The Tessarina
Bt Timah Rd
42041
The Nexus
Bt Timah Rd
42051
King Albert Pk Stn
Bt Timah Rd
42061
King Albert Pk
Bt Timah Rd
42071
Pei Hwa Presby Pr Sch
Upp Bt Timah Rd
42151
Beauty World Stn Exit C
Jln Jurong Kechil
42161
Blk 18
Jln Jurong Kechil
42171
Signature Pk Condo
Jln Jurong Kechil
42181
Opp The Hillford
Jln Jurong Kechil
42191
Bef Bt Batok East Ave 6
Jln Jurong Kechil
43201
Opp Autobacs
Bt Batok East Ave 6
43191
Blk 288C
Bt Batok East Ave 6
43181
Keming Pr Sch
Bt Batok East Ave 3
43171
Blk 229
Bt Batok East Ave 3
43419
Blk 628
Bt Batok Ctrl
43401
Bt Batok Polyclinic
Bt Batok West Ave 3
43531
Blk 140
Bt Batok West Ave 3
43341
Princess E Pr Sch
Bt Batok West Ave 3
43453
BEF PIE
Greenbank Pk
28299
Blk 253
Jurong Town Hall Rd
28289
Blk 228
Jurong Town Hall Rd
28279
Blk 114
Jurong Town Hall Rd
28269
Blk 118
Jurong Town Hall Rd
28259
Opp S'pore Science Ctr
Jurong Town Hall Rd
28439
Blk 124
Jurong East Ctrl
28009
Jurong East Temp Int
Jurong Gateway Rd
28009
Jurong East Temp Int
Jurong Gateway Rd
28301
Blk 131
Jurong Gateway Rd
28431
Blk 134
Jurong East Ctrl
28251
S'pore Science Ctr
Jurong Town Hall Rd
28261
Aft S'pore Science Ctr
Jurong Town Hall Rd
28271
Opp Blk 114
Jurong Town Hall Rd
28281
Parc Oasis
Jurong Town Hall Rd
28291
Blk 303
Jurong Town Hall Rd
43459
Aft PIE
Bt Batok Rd
43349
Opp Princess E Pr Sch
Bt Batok West Ave 3
43539
Opp Blk 140
Bt Batok West Ave 3
43409
Opp Blk 127
Bt Batok West Ave 3
43411
Opp Blk 628
Bt Batok Ctrl
43179
Blk 231
Bt Batok East Ave 3
43189
Blk 283
Bt Batok East Ave 3
43199
Ch Of St. Mary
Bt Batok East Ave 6
43209
Autobacs
Bt Batok East Ave 6
42199
Aft Bt Batok East Ave 6
Jln Jurong Kechil
42189
The Hillford
Jln Jurong Kechil
42179
Aft Chun Tin Rd
Jln Jurong Kechil
42169
Opp Blk 19
Jln Jurong Kechil
42159
Opp Beauty World Stn
Jln Jurong Kechil
42259
Goh & Goh Bldg
Jln Jurong Kechil
42089
Opp Bt Timah Plaza
Jln Anak Bt
42059
Opp King Albert Pk Stn
Dunearn Rd
42049
Hua Guan Gdns
Dunearn Rd
42039
Opp The Nexus
Dunearn Rd
42029
Aft Swiss Club Rd
Dunearn Rd
42019
Opp Sixth Ave Stn
Dunearn Rd
41089
Aft Jln Naga Sari
Dunearn Rd
41079
Natl JC
Dunearn Rd
41069
Opp Tan Kah Kee Stn
Dunearn Rd
41049
Opp Coronation Plaza
Dunearn Rd
41029
Opp Botanic Gdns Stn
Dunearn Rd
41019
Aft Kheam Hock Rd
Dunearn Rd
40099
Aft Dunkirk Ave
Dunearn Rd
40089
Opp Stevens Stn
Dunearn Rd
40079
Chinese Girls' Pr Sch
Dunearn Rd
40119
Bef Goldhill Ave
Dunearn Rd
40069
Anglo-Chinese Sch
Dunearn Rd
40059
Chancery Ct
Dunearn Rd
40049
Opp Newton Stn Exit C
Dunearn Rd
40039
Opp Newton FC
Bt Timah Rd
40029
Aft Makepeace Rd
Bt Timah Rd
40279
KK Women & Child Hosp
Bt Timah Rd
40019
Little India Stn
Bt Timah Rd
07031
Tekka Ctr
S'goon Rd
07111
Broadway Hotel
S'goon Rd
07211
Sri Srinivasa Perumal Tp
S'goon Rd
07221
Sri Vadapathira K Tp
S'goon Rd
60101
Kwong Wai Shiu Hosp
S'goon Rd
60121
Boon Keng Stn/Blk 102
S'goon Rd
60141
Opp Bendemeer Pr Sch
S'goon Rd
60161
St. Michael's Pl
S'goon Rd
60211
Aft Tai Thong Cres
MacPherson Rd
70101
Opp Gulab Bldg
MacPherson Rd
70111
Opp Cencon Bldg
MacPherson Rd
70039
Aljunied Pk
Aljunied Rd
70151
Aft Jln Anggerek
Merpati Rd
70161
OPP MATTAR STN EXIT A
Merpati Rd
70171
Blk 77
Circuit Rd
70181
Blk 36
Circuit Rd
70191
OPP BLK 66
Circuit Rd
70371
Macpherson Stn Exit A
Circuit Link
71161
Blk 3019
Ubi Ave 2
71151
Blk 3021
Ubi Ave 2
71141
Blk 3023
Ubi Ave 2
71121
UBI STN EXIT B
Ubi Ave 2
71131
Automobile Megamart
Ubi Ave 2
71091
Blk 637
Eunos Link
72021
Blk 646
Bedok Reservoir Rd
72061
Blk 122
Bedok Reservoir Rd
72071
Blk 133
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84499
Blk 140
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84489
Aft Bedok Ind Pk C
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84461
Opp Blk 701
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84471
Blk 745
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84621
Opp Blk 716
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84611
Opp Waterfront Isle
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84631
Opp Waterfront Waves
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84601
Opp Waterfront Key
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84209
BEDOK RESVR STN EXIT B
Bedok Nth Ave 3
84529
Blk 109
Bedok Nth Ave 3
84219
Bet Blks 139/140
Bedok Nth Ave 3
84351
Bedok Ctrl PO
Bedok Nth St 1
84009
Bedok Int
Bedok Nth Dr
Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px Bedok Bus Interchange ↔ Jurong East Temporary Bus Interchange 
Passes Through Bedok Reservoir, Ubi, MacPherson Estate, Little India, Bukit Timah, Bukit Batok
Route Length 33.6km (D1) | 32.6km (D2)
Travelling Time 120mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Bulim Bus Package
Current Operator Tower Transit
(Tower Transit Singapore Pte Ltd)
Current Depot Bulim Bus Depot
Current Fleet 12-metre Double Deck Buses:
Volvo B9TL
– Alexander Dennis Enviro500
12-metre Single Deck Buses:

Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
MAN NL323F
Departure Times from Bedok 0530 – 2300 (Weekdays)
0545 – 2300 (Saturdays)
0600 – 2300 (Sundays/PHs)
Departure Times from Jurong East
0530 – 2300 (Weekdays, Saturdays)
0600 – 2300 (Sundays/PHs)
Frequency Direction 1 Direction 2
0630 – 0830: 09 – 11 mins
0831 – 1659: 10 – 17 mins
1700 – 1900: 12 – 16 mins
After 1900: 15 – 17 mins
0630 – 0830: 09 – 12 mins
0831 – 1659: 10 – 16 mins
1700 – 1900: 12 – 16 mins
After 1900: 10 – 16 mins

Bus Service 66 is a long trunk route spanning East to West, connecting residential areas of Bedok, Bedok Reservior, MacPherson Estate, Jurong East and Bukit Batok to Little India and Bukit Timah. This service compliments Service 65 between Little India and Bedok Reservoir, and also plies the full stretch of Bukit Timah Road / Dunearn Road along with various other services, such as 67 and 170.

The route also complements the Downtown Line along Bukit Timah Road and Dunearn Road, serving stations between Rochor and Beauty World. On the Eastern sector, the route also compliments the Downtown Line, serving most stations between Jalan Besar and Bedok Reservoir.

The route may experience occasional traffic delays along Bedok Reservoir Road, Bukit Timah Road, Dunearn Road, Jalan Besar and Serangoon Road, particularly during both morning and evening peak periods.

MRT Stations

Parallel Bus Services

Bus Services Parallel Route
48 Bukit Timah Road / Dunearn Road (Rochor Station – Botanic Gardens Station)
65 Serangoon Road / Jalan Besar – Bedok Reservoir Road
67, 170, 170A Bukit Timah Road / Dunearn Road (Rochor Station – Beauty World Station)
157, 174 Bukit Timah Road / Duenarn Road (Coronation Plaza) – Bukit Batok Road
60, 87, 228 Bedok Interchange – Bedok Reservoir Road
Special Departures:
  • Bedok Reservoir Road (Opp Blk 701)  Bedok Int
    Weekdays: 0555hrs, 0610hrs, 0625hrs, 0640hrs, 0655hrs
  • Bendemeer Road (Blk 44) → Jurong East Int
    Sundays & Public Holidays, at night
  • Serangoon Road (Tekka Ctr) → Bedok Int
    Sundays & Public Holidays, at night
Short-working Trips:
  • Service 66A:  Bedok Int → Bt Timah Rd (Little India Stn)
    Sundays & Public Holidays, 1815hrs – 1833hrs
  • Service 66B: Jurong East Int → Serangoon Rd (Tekka Ctr)
    Sundays & Public Holidays, 1730hrs – 1905hrs

Morning downroutes from Bedok Reservoir Road bring passengers to Bedok before the first bus arrives from Jurong East. In addition, during Sundays & Public Holidays, Shortworking Trips 66A and 66B bring many commuters from both East and West ends of the route into Little India in the evenings, with additional downroutes in the reverse direction later at night.

Fare: Charges basic fares. See Bus Fares. Calculate your bus fare using LTA’s fare calculator on MyTransport.sg here.


Operator History:
  • 1989 – 2001: Singapore Bus Services Ltd
  • 2001 – 11 Jun 2016: SBS Transit Ltd
  • 12 Jun 2016 onwards: Tower Transit Singapore Pte Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2021.

Route History:
  • 1989: Introduced between Tampines and Jurong East
  • 1991 (26 May): Shortened to Bedok Int.
  • 2011 (26 Jun): Amended to ply along Lor Bengkok instead of Circuit Link due to the DTL construction works.
  • 2011 (19 Nov): Terminates at Bedok Temporary Bus Interchange
  • 2011 (17 Dec): Amended to Jurong East Temp Int
  • 2012 (26 Mar): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
  • 2014 (30 Nov): Amended to air-conditioned Bedok Integrated Transport Hub (ITH), skpping bus stop outside Blk 204 Bedok North Interchange
  • 2015 (01 May): Start of Volvo B9TL Double Decker deployments
  • 2016 (12 Jun): Operations transferred to Tower Transit Singapore Pte Ltd from SBS Transit Ltd
  • 2016 (16 Oct): Reinstated to ply Circuit Link instead of Lor Bengkok.
  • 2017 (12 Feb): Serves a new pair of bus stops along Ubi Ave 2
  • 2017 (23 Apr): Calls at relocated bus stop 43453 Aft PIE along Bukit Batok Rd
Past Routings:

Gallery:

Service 66 at a glance. Click for larger image.
Service 66 at a glance. Click for larger image.

External Links & References:

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7 thoughts on “Tower Transit Bus Service 66

  • 2 May 2018 at 7:51 AM
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    This Is Not My Favourite Bus Service For ‘Tower Transit’.It Is Not Fair That ‘Double Decker Buses’ Are Not Deployed On Weekdays But Only On Weekends And Public Holidays.

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