The route operates from Choa Chu Kang Bus Interchange and ends at Choa Chu Kang Road (Blk 26), operating daily, after the last bus of Service 983 has departed.
|Route||Choa Chu Kang Bus Interchange → Choa Chu Kang Road (Blk 26)|
|Passes Through||Choa Chu Kang Ave 4/5/6/1/7, Choa Chu Kang Grove|
|Route Length||4.5 km|
|Travelling Time||18 mins|
|BCM Route Package||Choa Chu Kang–Bukit Panjang Bus Package|
|Current Operator||SMRT Buses Ltd|
|Current Depot||Kranji Bus Depot (KJDEP)
Buses park at: Bulim Bus Depot (BUDEP)
|Current Fleet||12-metre Single Deck Bus
– MAN A22
|12-metre Double Deck Bus
– Alexander Dennis Enviro500
– MAN A95
|Departure Times from Choa Chu Kang
|00:00 – 01:05|
|Fare||Charges regular distance fares
Short Trip Service 983A is a trunk service operating from Choa Chu Kang Bus Interchange and ends at Choa Chu Kang Road (Blk 26).
The Short-Trip Service offers unidirectional trips serving the Choa Chu Kang estate during the late night hours (after the last bus of Bus Service 983 has departed), without having to operate full-distance trips of Service 983.
During Eves of Public Holidays, as well as MRT Early Closure affecting Choa Chu Kang MRT Station, operating hours will be extended. Exact last bus hours are announced by SMRT Buses closer to these dates.
MRT / LRT Station Served
NS4BP1 Choa Chu Kang
- From Choa Chu Kang Interchange:
Daily: 00:00, 00:20, 00:40, 00:55 & 01:05
- 2018 – Present: 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.
- 2018 (30 Sep): Introduced from Choa Chu Kang Int to Choa Chu Kang Rd (Blk 26).
- 2019 (05 Oct): Last bus timing from Choa Chu Kang amended from 0055hrs to 0105hrs.