Transtar Cross-Border Bus TS3

Transtar Cross-Border Bus Service TS3 is a cross-border service plying between Marina Square and Johor Bahru CIQ Complex in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. The route passes through Bayfront, Downtown, River Valley and Woodlands CIQ Complex.

This route was launched on Monday, 22 January 2018.


Route:

TS3
02089
Pan Pacific Hotel
Raffles Blvd
03519
Bayfront Stn Exit A
Bayfront Ave
03529
Downtown Stn
Central Blvd
03041
Telok Ayer Stn Exit A
Cross St
05131
Opp Hong Lim Cplx
Upp Cross St
05023
Opp Hong Lim Pk
Eu Tong Sen St
04331
Bef Fort Canning Stn
River Valley Rd
08011
Opp Haw Par Glass Twr
Clemenceau Ave
09059
Natl Youth Council
Grange Rd
46101
Woodlands Checkpoint
Woodlands Crossing
Johor Bahru CIQ
Johor Bahru
Johor Bahru CIQ
Johor Bahru
46109
Woodlands Checkpoint
Woodlands Crossing
40219
Bef Met YMCA
Stevens Rd
13199
Aft Orchard Blvd
Paterson Rd
13081
St. Thomas Wk
River Valley Rd
04339
Fort Canning Stn Exit B
River Valley Rd
04239
Clarke Quay Stn
New Bridge Rd
05129
Hong Lim Pk
Upp Pickering St
05319
OCBC Ctr
Church St
03381
The Sail
Marina Blvd
03511
Aft Bayfront Stn Exit E
Bayfront Ave
02169
Promenade Stn Exit B
Temasek Ave
02159
Opp Suntec Convention Ctr
Temasek Ave
02089
Pan Pacific Hotel
Raffles Blvd


Technical Information
Route
Marina Square ↔ Johor Bahru CIQ
Passes Through Bayfront, Downtown, River Valley, Orchard, Woodlands CIQSultan Iskandar CIQ
Traveling Time 130 mins
Operator Information
Current Operator Transtar Travel & Tours Pte Ltd
Current Fleet Private Buses
Departure Times from Marina Square
Weekdays: 0800hrs & 1800hrs
Saturdays: 0900hrs & 1800hrs
Sundays / Public Holidays: 1400hrs & 1800hrs
Departure Times from JB CIQ
Weekdays: 0545hrs & 0730hrs
Saturdays: 0630hrs & 1545hrs
Sundays / Public Holidays: 0830hrs & 1645hrs

TS3 Poster
TS3 Poster (Old)

Transtar Cross-Border Bus Service TS3 is a cross-border route connecting Marina Square to Johor Bahru City Centre, via intermediate stops within the Singapore City areas. The route operated by private bus operator Transtar Travel & Tours Pte Ltd.

The route is the third cross-border bus service to be introduced by Transtar, after TS1 to Changi Airport and TS8 to Resorts World Sentosa.

Originally planned to terminate at Larkin Sentral Bus Terminal, the route was shortened to JB CIQ when launched. Its intended launch date was on Monday, 17 December 2017, but was delayed.

Effective 24 October 2018, the number of trips was reduced significantly with a route amendment to serve River Valley both bounds.

Departure Timings:

  • From Pan Pacific Hotel towards JB CIQ:
    Weekdays – 0800 & 1800
    Saturdays – 0900 & 1800
    Sundays / Public Holidays – 1400 & 1800
  • From JB CIQ towards Pan Pacific Hotel:
    Weekdays – 0545 & 0730
    Saturdays – 0630 & 1545
    Sundays / Public Holidays – 0830 & 1645

For estimated arrival timings at individual stops, please refer to the official Transtar TS3 online brochure here (Updated 24 Oct 2018)

Boarding Points:

  • Marina Square: Bus Stop along Raffles Blvd (Pan Pacific Hotel)
  • JB CIQ: End-on bus bays next to Singapore-Johore Express and SMRT Service 950
  • Woodlands CIQ: End-on bus bay nearest to escalators descending from immigration concourse

Fare: Charges Section Fare as detailed below:


Gallery:


History:

  • 2018 (Jan 22): Route Launched
  • 2018 (Jan 27): Reduction in scheduled trips
  • 2018 (Oct 24): Reduction in scheduled trips, route amendment to River Valley with Woodlands Civic Ctr stop skipped

External Links & References:

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