Tower Transit Bus Service 990

Tower Transit Bus Service 990 is a trunk route running between Bukit Batok Bus Interchange and Jurong Gateway Road, serving Bukit Batok East Avenue 3, 6, Jurong East Central and Toh Guan Road. This is the 32nd service to be rolled out under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP), launched on Saturday, 15 November 2014.

The first bus timing from Bus Stop 43519 – Opp Bt Batok Swim Cplx, Bukit Batok East Avenue 6 will be brought forward to 0530hrs on Weekdays & Saturdays from 23 September 2019.

990
Bt Batok Int ↺ Jurong Gateway Rd (Loop)
43009
Bt Batok Int
Bt Batok Ctrl
43179
Blk 231
Bt Batok East Ave 3
43189
Blk 283
Bt Batok East Ave 3
43149
Blk 291A
Bt Batok East Ave 6
43591
Opp Bt View Sec Sch
Bt Batok East Ave 6
43511
Bt Batok Swim Cplx
Bt Batok East Ave 6
43699
Blk 298
Bt Batok Ave 1
28629
Blk 266
Jurong East Ctrl
28631
Opp Blk 288D
Toh Guan Rd
28641
Blk 284
Toh Guan Rd
28651
Opp IMM Bldg
Toh Guan Rd
28051
Big Box
Boon Lay Way
28061
Jurong East Stn/Int
Boon Lay Way
28449
Bef Seventh-Day Advent Ch
Jurong East Ctrl
28211
Opp Blk 135
Jurong Gateway Rd
28201
Opp The JTC Summit
Jurong Gateway Rd
28059
Ng Teng Fong General Hosp
Boon Lay Way
28659
IMM Bldg
Toh Guan Rd
28649
Blk 286A
Toh Guan Rd
28639
Blk 288E
Toh Guan Rd
28621
Blk 241
Jurong East Ctrl
43691
Blk 190
Bt Batok Ave 1
43519
Opp Bt Batok Swim Cplx
Bt Batok East Ave 6
43599
Bt View Sec Sch
Bt Batok East Ave 6
43141
Opp Blk 291A
Bt Batok East Ave 6
43181
Keming Pr Sch
Bt Batok East Ave 3
43171
Blk 229
Bt Batok East Ave 3
43009
Bt Batok Int
Bt Batok Ctrl
Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Bukit Batok Bus Interchange ↺ Jurong Gateway Road (Loop)
Passes Through Bukit Batok East Ave 3, Bukit Batok East Ave 6, Jurong East Ctrl, Toh Guan Rd
Route Length 11.5 km
Travelling Time 40 – 51 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Bulim Bus Package
Current Operator Tower Transit Singapore Pte Ltd
(Tower Transit Singapore)
Current Depot Bulim Bus Depot (BUDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Double Deck Buses:
Alexander Dennis Enviro500
12-metre Single Deck Buses:
– 
MAN A22
Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
Departure Times from Bukit Batok
0545hrs – 0000hrs (Daily)
Frequency Loop Service
0630-0830: 12 mins
0831-1659: 12 mins
1700-1900: 12 mins
After 1900: 12 – 13 mins

Service 990 provides residents around Bukit Batok East Avenue 3, Avenue 6 and Toh Guan Road with greater connectivity to Bukit Batok MRT Station/Bus Interchange, Jurong Regional Centre, Jurong East MRT Station and Bus Interchange. The route was launched on Saturday, 15 November 2014, and offered free rides on 15th and 16th November 2014.

The route serves the many amenities around Jurong Regional Centre (such as shopping malls), Bukit Batok Swimming Complex, Ng Teng Fong General Hospital, and schools such as Keming Primary School and Bukit View Secondary School. This is the thirty-second bus service to be introduced under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP).

Service 990’s launch was held in tandem with SMRT’s Community Engagement & Career Fair (known as Journey With Us@Bukit Batok Interchange). Free rides were offered to all commuters on the first two days of service (15 & 16 November 2014). SMRT operated the route since its introduction until its it was re-allocated to the Bus Contracting Model (Bulim Bus Package) in May 2016.

MRT Stations Served
Special Departures
  • Bukit Batok East Ave 6 (Opp Bt Batok Swim Cplx) Bukit Batok Int
    Weekdays: 0530hrs, 0542hrs, 0554hrs, 0606hrs
    Saturdays from 0530hrs till about 0610hrs
    Sundays & Public Holidays from 0545hrs till about 0610hrs

Fare: Charges basic distance fares. See Bus Fares.

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2 thoughts on “Tower Transit Bus Service 990

  • 4 December 2016 at 10:00 PM
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    I think Mercedes-Benz Citaros are also in the fleet as there are lots of them during the peak hours.

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    • 12 June 2018 at 9:37 PM
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      SBS 3441S
      4 DECEEMBER 2016 AT 10:00PM

      PERMALINK

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