Shuttle 11: Bukit Batok—Sembawang Shuttle Bus Service

Refer to Page 1 of this article for the July 2018 version of Shuttle 11.
This page refers to the January & February 2018 version of Shuttle 11.

Shuttle 11, also known as the Aljunied—MacPherson Shuttle Bus Service, is an ad-hoc unidirectional route connecting Aljunied with MacPherson stations with no intermediate stops.

The route will operate on selected Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays in January 2018 and 2, 3 & 4 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:

Route (Jan / Feb 2018):

Shuttle 11: Aljunied—MacPherson Shuttle Bus Service
Direction 1 – Towards MacPherson
  • Aljunied Rd
    – Opp Aljunied Stn EW9
  • Express
  • Circuit Link
    – MacPherson Stn Exit A CC10DT26
Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Aljunied MRT → MacPherson MRT
Travelling Time 10 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Not Applicable
Operator SMRT Buses Ltd
Current Fleet 12-metre Double Deck Buses
Alexander Dennis Enviro500
Volvo B9TL
Departure Times from Aljunied
2300hrs – 0004hrs (Early Closure on Affected Fridays & Saturdays)
0609hrs – 0801hrs (Late Opening on Affected Saturdays)
0637hrs – 0801hrs (Late Opening on Affected Sundays)
0637hrs – 0004hrs (Full Line Closure on Affected Sundays)
Frequency Direction 1
Peak Hours: 03 – 05 mins
Off Peak Hours: 05 – 10 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 service was reflected as Bus Service 494 on the Bus Ticketing System.

Operating Pattern

During the Early Closures and Late Openings in Jan & Feb 2018, Shuttle 11 buses did multiple round trips from Aljunied to MacPherson throughout the duration of the closure. On Full Day Closures, Shuttle 11 buses performed layovers at Lorong 1 Geylang Bus Terminal for driver’s breaks.

Other Rail Replacement Services

The route is one of four Shuttle Bus Services operating during periods of planned closure in January/February 2018, the other routes being:

Shuttle Bus Departure Timings from Stations (Jan & Feb 2018)

Page 1: Shuttle 11 (July 2018) Route Information
Page 3: Gallery (Jan & Feb 2018) Shuttle 11


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One thought on “Shuttle 11: Bukit Batok—Sembawang Shuttle Bus Service

  • 12 April 2019 at 12:23 PM

    Please advise any bus shuttle from bukit panjang to jewel changi airport on 15 April. Thank you.


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