Tower Transit Bus Service 98

Tower Transit Bus Service 98 is a trunk route from Jurong East Temporary Bus Interchange and looping at Jurong Island Checkpoint, passing through Jurong East Avenue 1, Jurong West Avenue 1, Lakeside, Corporation Drive, Jurong Port Rd, Fishery Port Rd and Jurong Pier Rd.

The service operates in tandem with its route variant, Service 98M, which loops at Jalan Ahmad Ibrahim.

Tower Transit Singapore Pte Ltd has taken over operations of this bus service from SBS Transit since 26 June 2016 under the Bulim Bus Package.


Route:

98
Jurong East Temp Int ↺ Jurong Pier Way (Loop)
28009
Jurong East Temp Int
Jurong Gateway Rd
28061
Jurong East Stn/Int
Boon Lay Way
28311
Blk 209
Jurong East Ctrl
28321
Blk 239
Jurong East Ave 1
28331
Blk 229
Jurong East Ave 1
28451
Parc Oasis
Jurong East Ave 1
28461
Blk 347
Jurong East Ave 1
28491
Opp Jurong Polyclinic
Jurong East Ave 1
28501
Blk 490
Jurong West Ave 1
28511
Blk 463
Jurong West Ave 1
28521
Blk 457
Jurong West Ave 1
28399
Blk 458
Jurong West St 51
28389
Opp Blk 515
Jurong West St 51
28091
Lakeside Stn
Boon Lay Way
21229
Opp S'Pore A'Space Mfg
Corporation Rd
21219
Lakepoint Condo
Corporation Rd
21619
AFT CORP RD
Corporation Dr
21609
Opp Blk 364
Corporation Dr
21599
Blk 117
Corporation Dr
21589
Opp Blk 65
Corporation Dr
21579
Jurong Sec Sch
Corporation Dr
21569
Opp Blk 158
Corporation Dr
21559
CISCO Recall
Yung Ho Rd
21179
CORP PL
Corporation Rd
21049
Bef Jln Terusan
Jurong Port Rd
21159
Sin Soon Huat
Jurong Port Rd
21149
Jurong Port Workshops
Jurong Port Rd
21069
Bef Jln Tepong
Jurong Port Rd
21109
Ctrl Fish Proc Fty
Jln Tepong
21089
Bef Jln Buroh
Fishery Port Rd
21079
Opp Jurong Abattoir
Jln Buroh
21139
Aft Jurong Port Rd
Jln Buroh
21129
Opp SPC Svc Stn
Jln Buroh
21119
Bef Jurong Pier Rd
Jln Buroh
21099
Jurong Island Checkpt
Jurong Pier Way
21111
Aft Jurong Pier Rd
Jln Buroh
21121
SPC Svc Stn
Jln Buroh
21131
Bef Jurong Port Rd
Jln Buroh
21069
Bef Jln Tepong
Jurong Port Rd
21109
Ctrl Fish Proc Fty
Jln Tepong
21089
Bef Jln Buroh
Fishery Port Rd
21079
Opp Jurong Abattoir
Jln Buroh
21141
Aft Jln Buroh
Jurong Port Rd
21151
CWT Distripark
Jurong Port Rd
21041
Aft Jln Terusan
Jurong Port Rd
21171
OPP CORP PL
Corporation Rd
21551
Blk 151
Yung Ho Rd
21561
Blk 158
Corporation Dr
21571
Opp Jurong Sec Sch
Corporation Dr
21581
Blk 65
Corporation Dr
21591
Opp Blk 117
Corporation Dr
21601
Blk 357
Corporation Dr
21611
Blk 367
Corporation Dr
21211
Opp Lakepoint Condo
Corporation Rd
28099
Opp Lakeside Stn
Boon Lay Way
28381
Blk 515
Jurong West St 51
28391
Blk 501
Jurong West St 51
28529
Blk 441
Jurong West Ave 1
28519
Blk 425
Jurong West Ave 1
28509
Blk 422
Jurong West Ave 1
28499
Jurong Polyclinic
Jurong East Ave 1
28469
Blk 316
Jurong East Ave 1
28459
Opp Parc Oasis
Jurong East Ave 1
28339
Blk 252
Jurong East Ave 1
28329
Blk 246
Jurong East Ave 1
28319
Blk 207
Jurong East Ctrl
28449
Bef Seventh-Day Advent Ch
Jurong East Ctrl
28009
Jurong East Temp Int
Jurong Gateway Rd
Bus Service 98: Jurong East – Jurong Pier Way (Loop)
  • Jurong Gateway Rd
    – Jurong East Temp Int 
    EW24NS1
  • Boon Lay Way
    – Jurong East Stn/Int EW24NS1
  • Jurong East Central
    – Blk 209
  • Jurong East Ave 1
    – Blk 239
    – Blk 229
    – Parc Oasis
    – Blk 347
    – Opp Jurong Polyclinic
  • Jurong West Ave 1
    – Blk 490
    – Blk 463
    – Blk 457
  • Jurong West St 51
    – Blk 458
    – Opp Blk 515
  • Boon Lay Way
    – Lakeside Stn EW26
  • Corporation Rd
    – Opp S’pore A’space Mfg
    – Lakepoint Condo
  • Corporation Dr
    – Aft Corp Rd
    – Opp Blk 364
    – Blk 117
    – Opp Blk 65
    – Jurong Sec Sch
    – Opp Blk 158
  • Yung Ho Rd
    – CISCO Recall
  • Corporation Rd
    – Corp Pl
  • Jurong Port Rd
    – Bef Jln Terusan
    – Sin Soon Huat
    – Jurong Port Workshops
    – Bef Jln Tepong
  • Jln Tepong
    – Ctrl Fish Proc Fty
  • Fishery Port Rd
    – Bef Jln Buroh
  • Jln Buroh
    – Opp Jurong Abattoir
    – Aft Jurong Port Rd
    – Opp SPC Svc Stn
    – Bef Jurong Pier Rd
  • Jurong Pier Way
    – Jurong Island Checkpt
  • Jln Buroh
    – Aft Jurong Pier Rd
    – SPC Svc Stn
    – Bef Jurong Port Rd
  • Jurong Port Rd
    – Bef Jln Tepong
  • Jln Tepong
    – Ctrl Fish Proc Fty
  • Fishery Port Rd
    – Bef Jln Buroh
  • Jln Buroh
    – Opp Jurong Abattoir
  • Jurong Port Rd
    – Aft Jln Buroh
    – CWT Distripk
    – Aft Jln Terusan
  • Corporation Rd
    – Opp Corp Pl
  • Yung Ho Rd
    – Blk 151
  • Corporation Dr
    – Blk 158
    – Opp Jurong Sec Sch
    – Blk 65
    – Opp Blk 117
    – Blk 357
    – Blk 367
  • Corporation Rd
    – Opp Lakepoint Condo
  • Boon Lay Way
    – Opp Lakeside Stn EW26
  • Jurong West St 51
    – Blk 515
    – Blk 501
  • Jurong West Ave 1
    – Blk 441
    – Blk 425
    – Blk 422
  • Jurong East Ave 1
    – Jurong Polyclinic
    – Blk 316
    – Opp Parc Oasis
    – Blk 252
    – Blk 246
  • Jurong East Central
    – Blk 207
    – Bef Seventh-Day Advent Ch
  • Jurong Gateway Rd
    – Jurong East Temp Int 
    EW24NS1

Note:

  • Service 98 towards both Jurong Island Checkpoint & Jurong East Temp Int duplicates along part of Jurong Port Rd, Jln Tepong, Fishery Port Rd & part of Jln Buroh. Check the bus destination before boarding.

 

Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Jurong East Temporary Bus Interchange ↺ Jurong Pier Way (Loop)
Passes Through Jurong East/West Ave 1, Lakeside, Corporation Dr, Jurong Port Rd, Fishery Port Rd, Jurong Pier Rd
Route Length 26.5 km
Travelling Time 97 – 120 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Bulim Bus Package
Current Operator Tower Transit Singapore
(Tower Transit Singapore Pte Ltd)
Current Depot Bulim Bus Depot
Current Fleet 12-metre Double Deck Bus:
Alexander Dennis Enviro500
Volvo B9TL

Departure Times from Jurong East
0530 – 0000 (Daily)
Departure Times from Jurong Pier Way (Jurong Island Checkpoint)
0600 – 0047 (Weekdays & Saturdays)
0600 – 0045 (Sundays & Public Holidays)
Frequency Loop Service
0630-0830: 05 – 08 mins
0831-1659: 06 – 16 mins
1700-1900: 08 – 10 mins
After 1900: 10 – 20 mins

 

Service 98 is both an industrial and residential trunk service, operating between Jurong East and Jurong Pier Way. For its residential portions, it serves housing blocks around Jurong East Avenue 1, Jurong West Avenue 1 and Corporation Drive with connections to Jurong East and Lakeside MRT Stations. For its industrial portions, it serves factories and offices around Jurong Port Road, Jalan Buroh and Jurong Pier Road and connects them to Lakeside MRT.

Service 98 towards both Jurong Island Checkpoint & Jurong East Temp Int duplicates along part of Jurong Port Rd, Jln Tepong, Fishery Port Rd & part of Jln Buroh.

Fare: Charges basic distance fares. See Bus Fares. Calculate your bus fare using LTA’s fare calculator on MyTransport.sg here.

MRT Stations Served
Special Departures
  • Jurong Pier Way (Jurong Island Checkpoint) Jurong East Temp Int
    Daily: 0600hrs
  • Jurong Port Rd (Aft Jln Buroh) Jurong East Temp Int
    Weekends early morning only
  • Yung Ho Rd (Blk 151) → Jurong East Temp Int
    Weekdays: 0600hrs, 0608hrs, 0616hrs
    Sat,
    Sundays/PHs : 0600hrs, 0611hrs

Short Trip Services:

  • Service 98A: Boon Lay Way (Lakeside Stn) → Corporation Rd (Corp Pl)
    Weekdays, 1816hrs – 2011hrs | 06 – 20 minute frequency
  • Service 98B: Jurong West Ave 1 (Blk 490) → Jurong Pier Way (Jurong Island Checkpoint)
    Weekdays, 0555hrs – 0816hrs | 05 – 09 minute frequency

Route Variants


Gallery (SBS Transit):

Gallery (Tower Transit):


Operator History
  • 1984 – 2001: Singapore Bus Services Ltd
  • 2001 – 25 Jun 2016: SBS Transit Ltd
  • 26 Jun 2016 onwards: Tower Transit Singapore Pte Ltd

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

History
  • 1984: Introduced by SBS as Jurong East Ctrl – Jurong (Loop)
  • 1985 (30 Jun): Amended to Jurong East Int
  • 1988: Amended to ply Jurong West St 51 and Boon Lay Way instead of Jurong West Ave 1 and Corporation Road after the commencement of Lakeside MRT station
  • 1990 (01 Jul): Amended to loop at Jln Ahmad Ibrahim with the closure of Jurong Int
  • 1991 (20 Jan): Integrated with service 247, looped at Jurong Port Rd
  • 1995 (Jan): Every alternate trip looped at Jln Ahmad Ibrahim during the off peak periods and subsequently those trips were re-numbered to 98A.
  • 2008 (28 Jan): Service 98A renamed To Service 98M (No route amendment).
  • 2012 (16 Apr): Shortworking trip 98B introduced from Lakeside Stn to Jurong Pier Way during AM Peak hours
  • 2012 (25 Jun): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
  • 2016 (26 Jun): Operations transferred to Tower Transit Singapore Pte Ltd from SBS Transit Ltd.
Past Routings

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