SMRT City Direct Bus Service 670

City Direct Bus Service 670 is an AM/PM Peak City Direct Service between Yishun West and the Central Business District, passing through Yishun Ring Rd. It is the twentieth City Direct route introduced under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP).

City Direct 670 is operated by SMRT Buses from Monday, 30 March 2020 with changes in Morning Peak trip timings.

670
59219
Opp Blk 288
Yishun Ave 7
59201
Opp Chongfu Pr Sch
Yishun Ave 6
59191
Opp Northland Sec Sch
Yishun Ave 6
59181
Opp Blk 245
Yishun Ave 9
59241
Blk 236
Yishun Ring Rd
59231
Blk 227
Yishun Ring Rd
59101
Yishun Pr Sch
Yishun Ring Rd
59121
Blk 121
Yishun Ring Rd
59131
Blk 137
Yishun Ring Rd
59301
Blk 731
Yishun Ring Rd
59311
Blk 760
Yishun Ring Rd
59081
Blk 774
Yishun Ring Rd
59321
Blk 794
Yishun Ring Rd
59561
Opp Khatib Stn Exit D NS14
Yishun Ring Rd
59039
Yishun Sports Hall
Yishun Ave 2
03241
Mapletree Anson
Anson Rd
03111
Aft Capital Twr
Robinson Rd
03071
Opp SO Sofitel S’pore
Robinson Rd
03381
The Sail
Marina Blvd
03391
Marina Bay Financial Ctr DT17
Marina Blvd
03539
Marina Bay Stn NS27CE2
Central Blvd
03529
Downtown Stn DT17
Central Blvd
03129
UIC Bldg
Shenton Way
03218
Opp MAS Bldg EW15
Shenton Way
59031
Opp Yishun Sports Hall
Yishun Ave 2
59569
Khatib Stn Exit D NS14
Yishun Ring Rd
59329
Naval Base Sec Sch
Yishun Ring Rd
59089
Opp Blk 774
Yishun Ring Rd
59319
Yishun JC
Yishun Ring Rd
59309
Jiemin Pr Sch
Yishun Ring Rd
59139
Aft Chong Pang CC
Yishun Ring Rd
59129
Opp Blk 121
Yishun Ring Rd
59109
Opp Yishun Pr Sch
Yishun Ring Rd
59239
Blk 291
Yishun Ring Rd
59249
Blk 257
Yishun Ring Rd
59189
Blk 245
Yishun Ave 9
59199
Blk 250
Yishun Ave 6
59209
Blk 272
Yishun Ave 6
59211
Blk 289
Yishun Ave 7


Route Overview
Route WAB_logo_20px [AM]: Yishun Ave 7 (Opp Blk 288) → Marina Blvd (Marina Bay Financial Ctr)
[PM]: Central Blvd (Marina Bay Stn) → Yishun Ave 7 (Blk 289)
Passes Through Yishun Ring Rd
Route Length Towards Marina Blvd: TBC Towards Yishun Ave 7: TBC
Travelling Time 60 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package City Direct Bus Services
Current Operator SMRT Buses Ltd
Current Depot
Ang Mo Kio Bus Depot
Current Fleet 12-meter Double-Deck Buses
Alexander Dennis Enviro500
MAN A95
Operating Hours
Departure Times from Yishun Ave 7
Weekdays except Public Holidays
07:20 – 07:40 (2 Trips)
Departure Times from Central Blvd Weekdays except Public Holidays
18:10 – 18:25 (2 Trips)
Operating Frequency
From Yishun Ave 7
20 mins
From Central Blvd 15 mins
Fare Information
Fare Charges express distance fares

 

City Direct Service 670 provides residents of Yishun West 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 Yishun and the CBD via SLE, CTE, Outram Rd and Cantonment Rd.

This is the twentieth 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.

Departure Timings
  • AM Peak from Yishun Ave 7 (Opp Blk 288): 07:20 & 07:40
  • PM Peak from Central Blvd (Marina Bay Stn): 18:10 & 18:25
MRT Stations Served

 

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Route History
  • 2015 (05 Aug): Tender for City Directs 666 to 670 announced; tender closes 31 Aug 2015.
  • 2015 (14 Dec): Tender for Bedok Reservoir City Direct, Clementi / Dover City Direct & Yishun West awarded to Tong Tar Transport Service Pte Ltd at $3.41 million.
  • 2016 (29 Mar): Launch of City Direct 670.
  • 2020 (30 Mar): Operations transferred to SMRT Buses Ltd with double-deck buses deployed. Morning Peak trips reduced to 07:20 & 07:40 instead of 07:20, 07:30 & 07:40.
Operator History
  • 29 Mar 2016 – 27 Mar 2020: Tong Tar Transport Service Pte Ltd
  • 30 Mar 2020 onward: SMRT Buses Ltd

External Links & References:

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10 thoughts on “SMRT City Direct Bus Service 670

  • 28 March 2020 at 9:29 PM
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    Expect Batch 5 A95s to debut on the first day of 670 under SMRT

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  • 1 March 2020 at 8:00 AM
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    I wpuld suggest that the last CDS 670 to be awarded to SBST of.

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  • 10 January 2020 at 8:58 PM
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    Swee leh, today (10 Jan 2020) PM first trip, card reader rosak, all the passengers got free ride home 😀

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