SBS Transit Express Bus Service 89e

SBS Transit Express Bus Service 89e is an express route between Hougang Central and Changi Airfreight Centre, passing through Sengkang, Loyang Avenue and Nicoll Drive, with an express sector on the TPE between Punggol Road and Loyang Avenue. Its parent route is Service 89.

Express 89e resumes regular operations from 24 April 2020.

89e
64009 Hougang Ctrl Int NE14 Hougang Ctrl
64389 Blk 522 Hougang Ave 10
64421 Blk 421 Hougang Ave 10
64021 Blk 458 Hougang Ave 10
67219 Ranggung Stn Exit B SE5 Sengkang East Ave
67209 Blk 203 Compassvale Rd
67199 Opp Blk 223D Compassvale Rd
67189 Opp Blk 241 Compassvale Rd
67249 Blk 259C Compassvale Rd
67259 Compassvale Stn Exit B SE1 Compassvale St
65061 Blk 298A Punggol Rd
65199 Aft Punggol Rd TPE
98231 Loyang Ind Est Loyang Ave
98051 Bef Loyang Way Loyang Ave
98061 Opp Engine Test Facility Loyang Ave
99181 Bef S'pore Aviation Ac Telok Paku Rd
95131 Police Pass Off Airline Rd
95141 Aft Cargo Bldg D Airline Rd
95061 Airline Hse Airline Rd
95051 3rd Cargo Agents Airline Rd
95041 CIAS Cargo Ters Airport Cargo Rd
95039 Airfreight Ter Bldg Airport Cargo Rd
95049 SATS Cargo Ter Airport Cargo Rd
95051 3rd Cargo Agents Airline Rd
95041 CIAS Cargo Ters Airport Cargo Rd
95039 Airfreight Ter Bldg Airport Cargo Rd
95049 SATS Cargo Ter Airport Cargo Rd
95069 Opp Airline Hse Airline Rd
95149 Bef Cargo Bldg D Airline Rd
95139 Police Pass Off Airline Rd
95099 Opp SAF Ferry Ter Nicoll Dr
99189 S'pore Aviation Ac Telok Paku Rd
98069 Aft Engine Test Facility Loyang Ave
98059 Aft Loyang Way Loyang Ave
98239 Opp Loyang Ind Est Loyang Ave
65191 Bef Punggol Rd TPE
65069 Blk 190C Punggol Rd
67251 Compassvale Stn Exit A SE1 Compassvale St
67241 Blk 248A Compassvale Rd
67181 Blk 240 Compassvale Rd
67191 Blk 223D Compassvale Rd
67201 Blk 206A Compassvale Rd
67211 Ranggung Stn Exit A SE5 Sengkang East Ave
64029 Opp Blk 458 Hougang Ave 10
64429 Blk 412 Hougang Ave 10
64381 Hougang Stn Exit C NE14 Hougang Ave 10
64009 Hougang Ctrl Int NE14 Hougang Ctrl
Route Overview
Route WAB_logo_20px [AM]: Hougang Central Bus Interchange → Airport Cargo Road (SATS Cargo Ter)
[PM]: Airline Road (3rd Cargo Agents) → Hougang Central Bus Interchange
Passes Through Compassvale Road, TPE, Loyang Avenue, Nicoll Drive
Route Length Towards Airport Cargo Rd: 22.3 km Towards Hougang Ctrl: 21.8 km
Traveling Time 44 – 74 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Sengkang – Hougang Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Hougang Bus Depot (HGDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Double Deck Bus:
– Volvo B9TL
Operating Hours
Departure Times from Hougang Central
Weekdays, except Public Holidays
06:50 – 07:35
Departure Times from Airline Road
Weekdays, except Public Holidays
17:51 – 18:39
Operating Frequency
From Hougang Central
11 – 12 mins
From Airline Road
12 mins
Fare Information
Fare Charges express distance fares

 

Service 89e plies between Hougang Central and Changi Airfreight Centre, connecting residential estates in Hougang and Sengkang with industrial estates at Loyang and Changi Airfreight Centre.

The route skips Pasir Ris completely, and only calls at selected stops along Loyang Avenue. It plies an extended express sector along TPE between Punggol Road and Loyang Avenue as compared to the regular Service 89 route.

Formerly known as Fast Forward Bus Service 89e, it was rebranded to Express Bus Service 89e on 12 August 2018.

Changi Airfreight Centre

Changi Airfreight Centre is a restricted area and only staff with valid passes are allowed to enter. Auxiliary police officers will board the bus to check for staff passes at the Police Pass Office along Airline Road. Visitors who do not have a pass are to alight at Police Pass Office.

MRT / LRT Stations Served
Departure Timings

Weekdays (except Public Holidays)

  • Morning Peak from Hougang Central Int:
    06:50, 07:02, 07:13, 07:24, & 07:35
  • Evening Peak from Airline Road (3rd Cargo Agents):
    117:51, 18:03, 18:15, 18:27 & 18:39
Route Variant

Gallery
Poster Gallery

Operator History
  • 2005 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2021 under the Sengkang – Hougang Bus Package.

History
  • 2005 (19 Sep): Introduced between Hougang Central Int and Airport Cargo Rd (AirFreight Ter Bldg) during morning peak hours and between Airport Cargo Rd (CIAS Cargo Ters) and Hougang Central Int during evening peak hours as a peak hour one-directional Fast Forward service on weekdays.
  • 2009 (23 Feb): Serves additional bus stop outside 3rd Cargo Agents along Airline Rd for evening peak trips
  • 2014 (24 Aug): Serves new pair of bus stops before and after Punggol Rd along TPE
  • 2015 (03 Dec): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
  • 2018 (12 Aug): Renamed as an Express Bus Service from a Fast Forward Bus Service
  • 2020 (15 Apr – 23 Apr): Temporarily suspended due to Singapore COVID-19 Circuit Breaker Measures.

Past Routings


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