(Defunct) Peak Period Short Service 912P

Peak Period Short Service 912P is a PPSS bus route from Woodlands Temporary Bus Interchange and looping at Woodlands Street 41, passing through Woodlands Avenue 5, 2 and 1. Operating during weekday peak hours, it runs alongside Intratown 912 and alleviates crowding on high-demand sectors during peak hours.

Peak Period Short Service 912P will be replaced by SMRT Shortworking Trip 912M and withdrawn from 01 Sep 2016.

Route Information
Route Woodlands Temporary Bus Interchange ‚Üļ¬†Woodlands Street 41
Passes Through Woodlands Ave 5, 2, 1
Route Length 6.5km
Travelling Time ~30mins
Operator Information
Current Operators Commute Solutions & BT & Tan Transport
Current Fleet Yutong ZK6107H
Total: About 3 buses
Departure Times from T1 Weekdays:
AM Peak: 6:00am – 8:00am
PM Peak: 5:15pm – 7:15pm
Frequency Loop Service
0630-0830: ~12 mins
0831-1659: —
1700-1930: ~12 mins
After 1930: —

Service 912P¬†duplicates Intratown 912,¬†serving between Woodlands Int/MRT and Woodlands St 32¬†during the weekday peak hours. It is a shorter version of 912’s West Loop, which actually loops at Woodlands Centre Road.

Operated using private coaches from Commute Solutions and BT&Tan Transport, the route helps to relieve frequent overcrowding on Service 912. It is the first PPSS service to be introduced. At time of introduction, 11 trips are operated by 3 buses for both morning and evening peak hours.

Peak Period Short Services operate at least five trips per hour during Weekday AM and PM peak periods. This initiative taps on the resources of Private Bus Operators to run shorter bus services to augment the resources of the Public Transport Operators (PTOs).


With the transition to the Bus Contracting Model (GCM), PPSS 912P was renumbered as Shortworking Trip 912M and operated by SMRT Buses from 1 Sep 2016. More information at Changes to PPSS.

Fare: Basic fares capped at 3.2km. See Bus Fares.

Fleet: Service 912P′s fleet fully comprises of private coaches from Commute Solutions and BT&Tan Transport.

Route Information:

Loop Service (via Woodlands St 41)
  • Woodlands Temp Int
  • Woodlands Ave 5
  • Woodlands Ave 2
  • Woodlands Ave 1
  • Woodlands St 41
  • Woodlands Ave 1
  • Woodlands Ave 2
  • Woodlands Ave 5
  • Woodlands Temp Int

MRT Stations Served by this service:


Route History:

  • 2013 (30 Sep): Tender for PPSS 912P opens
  • 2014 (21 Jan): Tender for PPSS 912P awarded to Commute Solutions
  • 2014 (14 Apr): Introduced as a PPSS route¬†from Woodlands Int¬†and looping at Woodlands St 41¬†under the BSEP.
  • 2016 (12 Mar): Amended to Woodlands Temp Int
  • 2016 (01 Sep): Service renumbered to 912M¬†and operated by SMRT Buses

Operator History:

  • Apr 2014¬†‚Äď 31 Aug 2016: Commute Solutions & BT & Tan Transport

The contract for Peak Period Short Services lasts for 2 years and was renewed from Apr 2016 to August 2016 .

External Links & References:

Back to Peak Period Short Services (PPSS)
Back to Bus Services

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