Shuttle 2: Boon Lay—Buona Vista Shuttle Bus Service

Refer to Page 1 of this article for the December 2018 version of Shuttle 2.
This page refers to the August & September 2018 version of Shuttle 2.

Shuttle 2, or the Joo Koon—Buona Vista Shuttle Bus Service, is a Rail Replacement Service plying between Joo Koon and Buona Vista, serving en-route East West Line (EWL) stations.

The route will be activated to operate during selected Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays in August & September 2018, when shortened operating hours are implemented on the North South & East West Line to facilitate more time for track maintenance and renewal work.


The Shuttle Bus Service serves the following MRT Stations:

Shuttle 2: Joo Koon Buona Vista Shuttle Bus Service
Towards Buona Vista Towards Joo Koon
  • Joo Koon Circle
    — Joo Koon Stn Exit B EW29
  • Jurong West St 63
    — Pioneer Stn Exit B EW28
  • Boon Lay Way
    — Boon Lay Stn EW27

    — Opp Lakeside Stn EW26
    — Opp Chinese Gdn Stn EW25
  • Jurong Gateway Rd
    — Jurong East Temp Int (Berth B7) EW24NS1
  • C’Wealth Ave West
    — Clementi Stn (Exit B) EW23

    — Dover Stn (Exit B) EW22
  • Nth Buona Vista Rd
    — Buona Vista Stn Exit C EW21CC22
  • Nth Buona Vista Rd
    — Pick Up & Drop Off Point after Buona Vista Stn Exit D EW21CC22
  • C’Wealth Ave West
    — Dover Stn (Exit A) EW22
    — Clementi Stn (Exit A) EW23
  • Venture Ave
    — Opp Big Box (Jurong East Private Bus Pick Up Point, Bay 1) EW24NS1
  • Boon Lay Way
    — Chinese Gdn Stn EW25
    — Pick-up & Drop-off point outside Lakeside Stn EW26
    — Opp Boon Lay Stn EW27
  • Jurong West St 63
    — Pioneer Stn Exit A EW28
  • Joo Koon Circle
    — Joo Koon Stn Exit A EW29
Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Joo Koon MRT ↔ Buona Vista MRT
Passes Through Pioneer, Boon Lay, Lakeside, Chinese Garden, Jurong East, Clementi, Dover MRT Stations
Route Length 20.1 km (Actual Distance) / 14.8km (Fare Payable Distance)
Travelling Time 60 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Not Applicable
Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Fleet 12-metre Double Decker Buses
Volvo B9TL
Departure Times from Joo Koon
11.05pm – 11.42pm (Early Closure on Affected Fridays & Saturdays)
5.31am – 8.00am (Late Opening on Affected Saturdays)
6.01am – 8.00am (Late Opening on Affected Sundays)
Departure Times from Buona Vista
11.05pm – 12.25am (Early Closure on Affected Fridays & Saturdays)
6.16am – 8.00am (Late Opening on Affected Saturdays)
6.42am – 8.00am (Late Opening on Affected Sundays)
Frequency Direction 1 Direction 2
2 – 5 minutes 2 – 5 minutes

The Shuttle Bus Service will only operate on affected days in August & September 2018.

These Days are as follows:

  • 3, 4, 5, 24, 25, 26 & 31 August 2018
  • 1, 2, 7, 8, 9, 21, 22, 23, 28, 29 & 30 September 2018

There will be no early closure or late opening of MRT Stations on the following weekends:
10 – 12 Aug, 17 – 19 Aug & 14 – 16 Sep.

 

  • On days of Early Closure
    (3, 4, 24, 25 & 31 August, 1, 7, 8, 21, 22, 28 & 29 September 2018),
    buses will operate from the start time of the early closure till the stipulated last bus timings below.
  • On days of Late Opening
    (4, 5, 25 & 26 August, 1, 2, 8, 9, 22, 23, 29 & 30 September 2018),
    buses will operate from the stipulated first bus timings below till the start time of normal train operations.

 

 

Shuttle Bus Transfer at Boon Lay
Shuttle Bus Transfers at Jurong East

 

Other Rail Replacement Services

The route is one of three Shuttle Bus Services operating during periods of planned Early Closure & Late Opening in August & September 2018, the other routes being:

Also check out:

Page 1: Shuttle 2 (Dec 2018) Route Information
Page 2: More Photos
Page 4: Shuttle 2 (Mar 2018) Route Information
Page 5: Shuttle 2 (Dec 2017) Route Information

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