SMRT Bus Service 973A

SMRT Bus Service 973A is a Short-Trip Service variant of Bus Service 973, operating from Bukit Panjang Bus Interchange and ends at Pending Road (Bef Pending Stn) Daily.

Bus Service 973A commenced operations on 13 January 2019.

Bukit Panjang Int → Bef Pending Stn
Bukit Panjang Int
Petir Rd
Opp Lompang Rd
Bt Panjang Rd
Zhenghua Pr Sch
Bt Panjang Rd
Bef Pending Stn
Pending Rd

Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px Bukit Panjang Bus Interchange → Pending Rd (Bef Pending Stn) 
Passes Through Bt Panjang Rd
Route Length 1.5 km
Travelling Time 5 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Choa Chu Kang – Bukit Panjang Bus Package
Current Operator SMRT Buses Ltd
Current Depot Kranji Bus Depot (KJDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Bus
Departure Times from Bukit Panjang
0030hrs, 0050hrs, 0110hrs (Daily)

Short Trip Service Service 973A is a trunk service operating from Bukit Panjang Bus Interchange and ends at Pending Road (Bef Pending Stn).

As a Short-Trip Service, the route operates daily and supplements the Bukit Panjang sector of existing Bus Service 973, as train services on the Bukit Panjang LRT end earlier from 13 January 2019 to allow for accelerated rail renewal work.

Introduced on 13 January 2019, Service 973A is wheelchair-accessible at launch.

Departure Timings
  • From Bukit Panjang Int –
    Daily: 0030hrs, 0050hrs & 0110hrs

Fare: Charges regular distance fares for trunk services. See Bus Fares.

MRT Stations Served

Operator History:

  • 13 Jan 2019 onward: SMRT Buses Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2023 under the Choa Chu Kang – Bukit Panjang Bus Package.

Route History:

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