The route operates from Yio Chu Kang Bus Interchange and ends at Hougang Central (Opp Hougang Ctrl Int), operating only during the weekday morning peak hours.
|Route||Yio Chu Kang Bus Interchange → Hougang Central (Opp Hougang Ctrl Int)|
|Passes Through||Ang Mo Kio Avenue 5, Hougang Ave 9 / Hougang Ave 4|
|Route Length||6.7 km|
|Traveling Time||30 mins|
|BCM Route Package||Tampines Bus Package|
|Current Operator||SBS Transit Ltd|
|Current Depot||Ang Mo Kio Bus Depot (AMDEP)|
|Current Fleet||12-metre Double Deck Bus:
– Volvo B9TL
|Departure Times from Yio Chu Kang
||Weekdays, except Public Holidays|
|06:12 – 10:10|
|Fare||Charges regular distance fares
Short Trip Service 72A is a trunk service operating from Yio Chu Kang Bus Interchange and ends at Hougang Central (Opp Hougang Ctrl Int) on Weekday mornings.
As a Short-Trip Service, the route operates only on weekdays, and supplements the high demand for Service 72 from Yio Chu Kang MRT Station to ITE College Central, as well as from residential estates in Hougang to Hougang Central / MRT station.
- From Yio Chu Kang Interchange:
Weekdays, except Public Holidays: 06:12, 07:10, 07:19, 08:09, 09:11 & 10:10
MRT Stations Served
- 2012 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd
The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2024 under the Tampines Bus Package.
- 2012 (30 Jul): Introduced as a short-trip service from Yio Chu Kang Ter to Hougang Central (Opp Hougang Ctrl Int) during morning peak hours on weekdays