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:
Yishun Ave 7 → Marina Blvd | Central Blvd → Yishun Ave 7
Towards Yishun Ave 7
||[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||~ 28.5 km|
|Travelling Time||60 mins|
|BCM Route Package||City Direct Bus Services|
|Current Operator||Tong Tar Transport Service Pte Ltd|
|Current Fleet||Private Buses|
|Departure Times from Yishun Ave 7
||0720 – 0740 (Weekdays except Public Holidays), 3 Trips|
|Departure Times from Central Blvd
||1810 – 1825 (Weekdays except Public Holidays), 2 Trips|
|15 mins||15 mins|
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.
- AM Peak from Yishun Ave 7 (Opp Blk 288): 0720hrs, 0730hrs, 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.
- 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.
- 2015 (14 Dec): Tender for City Direct 669 awarded to Tong Tar Transport Service Pte Ltd
- 2016 (29 Mar) onwards: Tong Tar Transport Service Pte Ltd
External Links & References:
- City Direct Services 666 to 670 – LTA