Premium Bus Service 569

Premium Bus Service 569 is a Premium service operated by Aedge Holdings from Punggol Drive to Nicoll Highway. The route passes through Punggol Field, TPE, CTE and Cecil Street, operating one forward trip in the morning.

 

Route Information
Route Punggol Drive (Kadaloor Stn Exit B) → Nicoll Highway (Opp Suntec City)
Passes Through Punggol Central, Punggol East, Cecil Street
Route Length 29.0km
Traveling Time 60mins
Operator Information
Current Operator Aedge Holdings Pte Ltd
Current Fleet Private Coaches
Departure Times from Punggol
0745hrs (Weekdays, Except Public Holidays)
Frequency Unidirectional Service

History:

  • 2008 (25 Feb): Introduced as a SBS Transit Premium Service from Punggol Central → Fullerton Rd, with one trip departing at 0745hrs. Charges a flat fare of $3.60
  • 2009 (01 Apr): Fare temporarily lowered to $3.40
  • 2009 (05 Oct): Amended to ply Cecil Street (previously Robinson Rd)
  • 2010 (01 Jul): Fare reinstated to $3.60
  • 2011 (08 Nov): Fare increased to $3.80
  • 2014 (04 Aug): Fare revised to $4.50
  • 2016 (18 Jan): Operations transferred from SBS Transit to a Aedge Holdings. Route extended from Punggol Drive to Nicoll Highway with a total of 5 trips between 0730hrs and 0830hrs.
  • 2016 (8 Aug): Cut to 2 AM trips (0730hrs and 0745hrs)
  • 2018 (3 May): Cut to 1 AM Trip
Premium 569 release poster
Premium 569 release poster

Premium 569 serves the housing estates around Punggol Central and Punggol Field with bus connections to the CBD, eliminating the hassle of transferring between different modes of transport. It provides a more convenient alternative route for residents who would otherwise rely on the MRT or other bus routes to reach the city.

This route shares its catchment area with Premium 591 and 731, both of which cover the Punggol – CBD sector at a fare of $4.50.

SBS Transit used to operate one trip during weekday mornings, using a double-decker bus.

Transfer to Aedge Holdings and Route Extension

From 18 Jan 2016, Aedge Holdings took over operations of Premium 569 from SBS Transit. A total of 5 trips are operated on weekdays between 0730hrs and 0830hrs. The terminating stop was extended to Nicoll Highway (Opp Suntec City), while a route extension covered more areas in Punggol East.

Several trip reductions were made subsequently.

Revised Poster for Premium 569 (May 2018)
Revised Poster for Premium 569 (May 2018)

Departure Timings: 

  • From Punggol Dr (Kadaloor Stn Exit B): 0745hrs

Operating Days: Weekdays only. Does not operate on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays.

Fare: Flat fare of $4.50. Transfer rebates & concessionary travel are not applicable.

Route Information:

From Punggol To Nicoll Highway
  • Punggol Dr
    – Kadaloor Stn Exit B
    – Oasis Stn Exit B/Blk 617D
    – Damai Stn Exit B
  • Punggol Pl (Express)
  • Punggol Central
    – Blk 303D
    – Punggol Sec/Blk 601B
    – Opp Blk 188
    – Blk 649
  • Punggol East
    – Riviera Stn Exit A
  • Punggol Field
    – Coral Edge Stn Exit A
    – Meridian Stn Exit A
    – Cove Stn Exit A
  • Punggol Rd
    – Blk 102C
  • TPE (Express)
  • KPE (Express)
  • MCE (Express)
  • Anson Rd
    – Intl Plaza
  • Cecil St
    – Opp GB Bldg
    – Prudential Twr
  • Fullerton Rd
    – Fullerton Sq
  • Esplanade Dr (Express)
  • Nicoll Highway
    – Opp Suntec City

 

 

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Operator History:

  • 25 Feb 2008 – 15 Jan 2016:  SBS Transit Ltd
  • 18 Jan 2016 onwards: Aedge Holdings Pte Ltd

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Gallery:


SBS9542U -Premium 569

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3 thoughts on “Premium Bus Service 569

  • 26 December 2017 at 8:28 AM
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    Today the premium bus 569 did not show up at all. We had to grab and ended up paying more than $20 as we waited till 8am.
    It’s not th first time this service has been so unreliable of late. We should complain to LTA AND make sure they are fined. I have been a Punggol resident for many years since 569 was operated by sbs double decker and was so efficient and.reliable.
    The passengers have also s I once dwindled as it cannot be trusted.

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  • 23 January 2017 at 5:54 PM
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    Hi, I have a question regarding the use of premium buses. It seems like people only tap the card when getting on to the bus as it is fixed fare, but what if I had been tapping the card when I get off as well? Is that mean I had been charged doubled??

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    • 23 January 2017 at 10:01 PM
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      Hi Tami,

      You should be charged double fare when you tap in and tap out for Premium 569. Private operators usually use card readers that deducts a preset price upon each tap of an EZ-Link Card. (Refer to https://landtransportguru.net/busrws8/ for a picture of the one-time fare deduction equipment). As such, you should only tap in to pay the fare and need not tap out, as 569 is a flat fare service. For fare refund inquiry, you may wish to contact the operator, Aedge, directly at their official e-mail address at premiumbus@aedge.com.sg.

      Regards,
      Land Transport Guru Admin Team

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