City Direct Bus Service 662

City Direct Service 662 is an AM/PM Peak City Direct Service between Yew Tee and the CBD, passing through Choa Chu Kang Street 52, Street 62 and Shenton Way. It is the twelfth City Direct route introduced under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP).






City Direct 662:
Choa Chu Kang North 7 → Marina Blvd | Central Blvd → Choa Chu Kang North 7
AM Peak
Towards CBD
PM Peak
Towards Choa Chu Kang North 7
  • Choa Chu Kang North 7
    – Blk 619
  • Choa Chu Kang Cres
    – Blk 681
    – Opp Blk 670
    – Opp Blk 666
    – Opp Blk 661
  • Choa Chu Kang North 7
    – Regent Gr Condo
  • Choa Chu Kang St 62
    – Blk 625
    – Opp Blk 604A
  • Choa Chu Kang St 52
    – Blk 563
    – Blk 544
  • Choa Chu Kang North 5
    – Blk 540
  • Choa Chu Kang Dr
    – Blk 702
  • KJE (Express)
  • Brickland Rd (Express)
  • Bukit Batok Rd (Express)
  • Jurong Town Hall Rd (Express)
  • AYE (Express)
  • Anson Rd
    – Mapletree Anson
  • Robinson Rd
    – Aft Capital Twr
    – Opp SO Sofitel S’pore
  • Marina Blvd
    – The Sail
    – Marina Bay Financial Ctr
  • Central Blvd
    – Marina Bay Stn
    – Downtown Stn
  • Shenton Way
    – UIC Bldg
    – Opp MAS Bldg
  • AYE (Express)
  • Jurong Town Hall Rd (Express)
  • Bukit Batok Rd (Express)
  • Brickland Rd (Express)
  • KJE (Express)
  • Choa Chu Kang Dr
    – Opp Blk 704
  • Choa Chu Kang North 5
    – Blk 532
  • Choa Chu Kang St 52
    – Blk 551
    – Blk 560
  • Choa Chu Kang St 62
    – Blk 604A
    – Blk 621
  • Choa Chu Kang North 7
    – Blk 619
  • Choa Chu Kang Cres
    – Blk 681
    – Opp Blk 670
    – Opp Blk 666
    – Opp Blk 661
  • Choa Chu Kang North 7
    – Regent Gr Condo

Technical Information
Route
[AM]: Choa Chu Kang North 7 (Blk 619) → Marina Blvd (Marina Bay Financial Ctr)
[PM]: Central Blvd (Marina Bay Stn) → Choa Chu Kang North 7 (Regent Gr Condo)
Passes Through Choa Chu Kang Cres, Choa Chu Kang Street 62 / 52, Anson Rd, Shenton Way
Route Length 28.4 km (D1) | 28.5 km (D2)
Travelling Time 70 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package City Direct Bus Services
Current Operator Aedge Holdings Pte Ltd
Current Fleet Private Buses
Departure Times from Choa Chu Kang North 7
0725 – 0740 (Weekdays except Public Holidays), 2 Trips
Departure Times from Central Blvd
1810 – 1825 (Weekdays except Public Holidays), 2 Trips
Frequency AM Peak
PM Peak
15 mins 15 mins

 

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City Direct service 662 provides residents of Yew Tee with greater connectivity to the CBD. The service provides a travel alternative for commuters who relied on the rail network and feeder buses to and from work. The route incorporates an express sector between Choa Chu Kang Dr and Anson Rd via KJE, Brickland Rd, Bukit Batok Rd, Jurong Town Hall Rd & AYE.

This is the twelfth City Direct service to be introduced under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP), which provides more options for commuters using stretches of the existing rail lines that experience persistently high ridership, while the ongoing rail enhancement measures are being implemented.

On the first day of operations on 22 Sep 2015, free rides were available on this service.

Departure Timings:

  • AM Peak from Choa Chu Kang North 7 (Blk 619): 0725hrs, 0740hrs
  • PM Peak from Central Blvd (Marina Bay Stn): 1810hrs, 1825hrs

Fares: Charges distance-based express fares. Calculate your bus fare using LTA’s fare calculator on MyTransport.sg here.

Fleet: Service 662’s fleet comprises of private buses operated by Aedge Holdings Pte Ltd.


Operator History:

  • 2015 (21 Jul): Tender for City Direct 662 awarded to Aedge Holdings Pte Ltd.
  • 2015 (22 Sep) – Present: Aedge Holdings Pte Ltd

History:

  • 2015 (09 Feb): Tender for City Directs 661 to 665 announced; tender closes 09 Mar 2015.
  • 2015 (21 Jul): Tender for City Direct 662 awarded to Aedge Holdings Pte Ltd at $5.41 million.

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