SMRT Feeder Service 902 is a unidirectional Feeder service operating from Woodlands Temporary Interchange to Republic Polytechnic (RP) along Woodlands Avenue 9, while skipping bus stops along Woodlands Avenue 2. At a route length of 1.1km, it is the shortest bus route in Singapore, and the only feeder service not operating in a loop fashion.
||Woodlands Temporary Bus Interchange → Woodlands Avenue 9 (Republic Poly)|
|Route Length||1.1 km|
|Traveling Time||5 mins|
|BCM Route Package||Woodlands Bus Package|
|Current Operator||SMRT Buses Ltd|
|Current Depot||Woodlands Bus Depot (WLDEP)|
|Current Fleet||18-metre Articulated Bus:
– MAN A24
12-metre Single Deck Bus:
– MAN A22
|Departure Times from Woodlands
||0730 – 1000 (Republic Poly School Term Weekdays)|
|0630-0830: 03 – 09 mins
0831-1659: 02 – 07 mins
After 1900: NA
Feeder Service 902 provides a direct bus connection for the following groups of commuters:
- Republic Polytechnic Students & Staff
Direct and express bus connection from Woodlands Temp Int & MRT Station
Despite the short distance between Woodlands MRT and Republic Polytechnic, many students take the bus out of convenience and affordability owing to the distance-fare structure (i.e. transfer discount).
At just 1.1km, Service 902 is the shortest feeder route, and the only feeder route to not operate in a loop. During other times of day, Bus Service 169 also offers bus connection between Woodlands Temp Int and RP.
MRT Station Served:
- NS9 Woodlands
Fleet: See Above.
- 2006 – Present: SMRT Buses Ltd
The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2023 under the Woodlands Bus Package.
- 2006 (17 Apr): Introduced as an AM-peak unidirectional feeder service from Woodlands Regional Interchange to Woodlands Ave 9 (Republic Polytechnic)
- 2013 (07 Jul): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
- 2016 (12 Mar): Amended to Woodlands Temp Int