SMRT Bus Service 883B

SMRT Bus Service 883B is a Short-Trip Service variant of Bus Service 883.

The route operates from Yishun Ave 2 (Yishun Stn) and ends at Sembawang Rd (Opp Blk 590C), operating only during the weekday evening peak hours.

Service 883B was extended to Sembawang Rd (Opp Blk 590C) from 23 November 2020

Yishun Stn → Opp Blk 590C
59079 Yishun Stn NS13 Yishun Ave 2
59091 Blk 154 Yishun Ave 2
59251 Opp Darul Makmur Mque Yishun Ave 2
59521 Yishun Emerald Yishun Ave 2
58549 Canberra Stn NS12 Canberra Link
58539 BLK 120A Canberra Way
58529 Blk 108 CP Canberra St
58519 Opp Blk 104B Canberra St
58059 Opp Blk 592C Sembawang Rd
58049 Opp Blk 590C Sembawang Rd
Route Overview
Route WAB_logo_20px Yishun Avenue 2 (Yishun Stn) → Sembawang Road (Opp Blk 590C)
Passes Through Canberra Link, Canberra Way, Canberra Rd
Route Length 3.4 km
Traveling Time 15 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Sembawang – Yishun Bus Package
Current Operator SMRT Buses Ltd
Current Depot Ang Mo Kio Bus Depot (AMDEP)
Buses park at: Yishun Temporary Bus Interchange
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Bus
– MAN A22
12-metre Double Deck Bus
– Alexander Dennis Enviro500
– MAN A95
Operating Hours
Departure Times from Yishun Ave 2 (Yishun Stn)
Weekdays, except Public Holidays
18:31 – 21:55
Fare Information
Fare Charges regular distance fares

Short Trip Service 883B is a trunk service operating from Yishun Avenue 2 (Yishun Stn) and ends at Sembawang Rd (Opp Blk 590C).

As a Short-Trip Service, the route operates during Weekday Evening Peak hours and supplements the high demand for Bus Service 883 from Yishun MRT Station to residential estates in Canberra and along Sembawang Road.

Departure Timings
  • From Yishun Avenue 2 (Yishun Stn):
    Weekdays: 18:31, 19:00, 19:32, 19:39, 19:53, 20:02, 20:16, 20:41, 21:06, 21:30 & 21:55
MRT Stations Served


Operator History:
  • 2019 – Present: SMRT Buses Ltd
  • (~September 2021) onwards: Tower Transit Singapore Pte Ltd

Operations for this route would be transferred to Tower Transit in 2021 as part of the Sembawang – Yishun Bus Package.

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2026 under the Sembawang – Yishun Bus Package.

Route History:
  • 2019 (25 Feb): Introduced from Yishun Ave 2 (Yishun Stn) to Canberra Way (Blk 120A) during evening peak hours.
  • 2019 (09 Sep): First bus timing brought forward to 18:40
  • 2019 (02 Nov): Serves a new bus stop (58549) along Canberra Link
  • 2020 (23 Nov): Extended to Sembawang Rd (Opp Blk 590C)

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2 thoughts on “SMRT Bus Service 883B

  • 20 February 2019 at 2:39 PM

    Looks like half measure for residents at East Canberra. They stop at blk 108 Canberra ST as there are many users there too.

  • 17 February 2019 at 10:39 PM

    They should deploy bendy buses as well.


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