SBS Transit Bus Service 993 is a trunk service operating from Jurong East Bus Interchange and loops at Bukit Batok West Avenue 8, serving residential estates in Bukit Batok West. The route replaces the former Bus Service 160M, which was renumbered to Service 993 on 24 September 2023.
↺ Bt Batok West Ave 8 (Loop)
|Route||Jurong East Bus Interchange ↺ Bukit Batok West Avenue 8 (Loop)|
|Passes Through||Boon Lay Way, Jurong Town Hall Rd, Bukit Batok Rd, Bukit Batok West Ave 9, Bukit Batok West Ave 6|
|Route Length||9.2 km|
|Travelling Time||39 – 45 mins|
|BCM Route Package||Bukit Merah Bus Package|
|Current Operator||SBS Transit Ltd|
|Current Depot||Ulu Pandan Bus Depot (UPDEP)|
|Current Fleet||Single Deck Bus:
– MAN A22
– Scania K230UB
|Departure Times from Jurong East
|05:45 – 23:45|
|Loop Service||6:30am–8.30am||8.31am–4.59pm||5.00pm–7.00pm||After 7.00pm|
|Weekdays||15 mins||20 mins||15 – 20 mins||15 – 20 mins|
|Saturdays||20 mins||20 mins||20 mins||20 mins|
|Sundays / Public Holidays||20 mins||20 mins||20 mins||20 mins|
|Fare||Charges regular distance fares
Bus Service 993 connects residential estates in Bukit Batok West with the Jurong East transport node, along with shopping malls and other amenities around Jurong Gateway Road.
Introduced on Sunday, 24 September 2023, the route extends the former Bus Service 160M which looped at Bukit Batok West Ave 5. Bus Service 993 loops at Bukit Batok West Ave 8 and Bukit Batok Road, serving the new housing estate of West Scape @ Bukit Batok.
According to bus service posters at launch, Bus Service 993 will also serve a new bus stop along Bukit Batok West Ave 8 (43799 – Blk 432A) in the future, next to the West Scape @ Bukit Batok BTO development.
MRT Station Served:
- EW24NS1 Jurong East
- Bukit Batok West Ave 8 (Blk 438A) → Jurong East Int
- 24 Sep 2023 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd
The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2029 under the Bukit Merah Bus Package.
- 2023 (24 Sep): Renumbered from Service 160M with the extension of its route along Bukit Batok West Ave 8 & Bukit Batok Rd