Tower Transit Bus Service 969A

Tower Transit Bus Service 969A is a Short-Trip Service variant of Bus Service 969.

The route operates from Tampines Bus Interchange and ends at Yishun Avenue 2 (Yishun Stn), operating only during the weekday morning and evening peak hours.

Tower Transit operates this bus service from 19 Sep 2021, under the Sembawang-Yishun Bus Package.

969A
Tampines Int
→ Yishun Stn
75009 Tampines Int B4 EW2-DT32 Tampines Ctrl 1
76529 Blk 519A Tampines Concourse
76519 Bet Blks 524B/523D Tampines Concourse
76549 Opp Citylife@ Tampines Tampines Ave 9
65191 Bef Punggol Rd 1a TPE
55281 Aft SLE Lentor Ave
59011 Bef Sg Seletar Bridge Lentor Ave
59021 Bef Yishun Ave 1 Lentor Ave
59031 Opp Yishun Sports Hall Yishun Ave 2
59041 Bef Khatib Stn NS14 Yishun Ave 2
59051 Blk 790 Yishun Ave 2
59061 Blk 763 Yishun Ave 2
59079 Yishun Stn NS13 Yishun Ave 2
Route Overview
Route WAB_logo_20px Tampines Bus Interchange → Yishun Avenue 2 (Yishun Stn)
Passes Through Tampines Concourse, TPE, Lentor Ave
Route Length 20.5 km
Travelling Time ~ 50 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Sembawang–Yishun Bus Package
Current Operator Tower Transit Singapore Pte Ltd
(Tower Transit Singapore)
Current Depot Mandai Bus Depot
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Bus
– MAN A22
– Mercedes-Benz OC500LE
12-metre Double Deck Bus
– Alexander Dennis Enviro500
– MAN A95

Operating Hours
Departure Times from Tampines Weekdays (except Public Holidays)
08:08 & 19:34 – 19:49
Fare Information
Fare Charges regular distance fares

 

Short Trip Service 969A is a trunk service operating from Tampines Bus Interchange and ends at Yishun Avenue 2 (Yishun Stn).

As a Short-Trip Service, the route operates during Weekday Morning and Evening Peak hours and supplements the high demand for Bus Service 969 from Tampines to Yishun, via an express sector along the TPE.

MRT Stations Served
Departure Timings
  • From Tampines Interchange:
    Weekdays: 08:08, 19:34, 19:42 & 19:49

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Operator History:
  • 29 Jul 2013 – 18 Sep 2021: SMRT Buses Ltd
  • 19 Sep 2021 – Present: Tower Transit Singapore Pte Ltd

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

History:
  • 2013 (29 Jul): Introduced from Tampines Int to Yishun Ave 2 (Yishun Stn) during peak hours on weekdays
  • 2014 (05 Oct): Serves additional bus stop before Punggol Rd along TPE
  • 2016 (18 Dec): Amended to ply Tampines Ave 9 and Tampines Concourse
  • 2021 (19 Sep): Operations transferred to Tower Transit under the Sembawang-Yishun Bus Package

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