Refer to Page 1 of this article for the March 2018 version of Express 12.
This page refers to the January 2018 version of Express 12.
Express 12, also known as the Changi Airport—Bugis Express Shuttle Bus Service, is a Rail Replacement Service connecting Changi Airport and Bugis stations with no intermediate stops.
The route will be activated to operate on selected Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays in January 2018, as well as on 2nd, 3rd & 4th February 2018, when shortened operating hours are implemented across sections of the EWL to facilitate more time for track maintenance and renewal work.
The Shuttle Bus Service serves just two MRT Stations:
|Express 12: Changi Airport—Bugis Shuttle Bus Service|
|Direction 1 – Towards Bugis
||Direction 2 – Towards Changi Airport
||Changi Airport Terminal 3 (Changi Airport MRT) ↔ Bugis MRT
|Travelling Time||30 mins
|BCM Route Package||Not Applicable|
|Operator||SMRT Buses Ltd
|Current Fleet||12-metre Single Deck Buses
– Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
|Departure Times from Changi Airport
||11.04pm — 12.16am (Early Closure on Affected Fridays & Saturdays)
5.31am — 8.19am (Late Opening on Affected Saturdays)
5.59am — 8.19am (Late Opening on Affected Sundays)
5.59am — 12.16am (Full Line Closure on Affected Sundays)
|Departure Times from Bugis
||11.00pm — 12.24am (Early Closure on Affected Fridays & Saturdays)
6.09am — 8.01am (Late Opening on Affected Saturdays)
6.37am — 8.01am (Late Opening on Affected Sundays)
6.37am — 12.24am (Full Line Closure on Affected Sundays)
|Frequency||Direction 1||Direction 2|
|15 – 18 mins||15 – 18 mins|
The Shuttle Bus Service will only operate on affected days in January & February 2018. These Days are: 5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14, 19, 20, 21, 26, 27, 28 January 2018 & 2, 3, 4 February 2018.
- On days of Early Closure (5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26 & 27 Jan, 2 & 3 Feb), buses will operate from the start time of the early closure till the stipulated last bus timings.
- On days of Late Opening (6, 7, 13, 14, 20 & 27 Jan, 3 & 4 Feb), buses will operate from the stipulated first bus timings till the start time of normal train operations.
- The Shuttle Buses will operate for the entire day on Full Closure days (21 & 28 January).
This Shuttle Service was reflected as Bus Service 495 on the Bus Ticketing System.
Shuttle Bus Departure Timings from Stations
Also check out:
- Shortened Operating Hours on the East West Line (Jan 2018)
- Reduced Train Frequencies on North South Line (Jan 2018)
External Links & References:
- More Shuttle Bus Services to Support Shortened East-West Line Operational Hours from 2 March to 1 April 2018 – SMRT