Express Shuttle 31: Kent Ridge—HarbourFront Shuttle Bus Service

Express Shuttle E31 is a Rail Replacement Service plying between Kent Ridge – HarbourFront, serving selected en-route Circle Line (CCL) stations.

The shuttle bus service operates during Weekday Morning & Evening Peak Hours (except Public Holidays) from 22 January 2024 to 24 May 2024, complementing a reduced Circle Line service where trains operate a Single Platform Service between Telok Blangah and HarbourFront. The modified service facilitates track works connecting HarbourFront station to the new CCL Stage 6 extension.


E31
18339 Opp Kent Ridge Stn Exit A CC24 Lower Kent Ridge Rd
15059 Opp Alexandra Pt Alexandra Rd
15049 Opp Alexandra Retail Ctr Alexandra Rd
14169 Opp Telok Blangah Stn CC28 Telok Blangah Rd
14119 Opp VivoCity NE1CC29 Telok Blangah Rd
14141 HarbourFront Stn/Vivocity NE1CC29 Telok Blangah Rd
14161 Telok Blangah Stn CC28 Telok Blangah Rd
15041 Alexandra Retail Ctr Alexandra Rd
15051 Alexandra Pt Alexandra Rd
18331 Kent Ridge Stn Exit A/NUH CC24 Lower Kent Ridge Rd

The Express Shuttle Bus Service serves the following MRT Stations:

Route Overview
Route WAB_logo_20px Kent Ridge MRT ↔ HarbourFront MRT
Passes Through
Labrador Park & Telok Blangah MRT Stations
Operator Information
Operator Tower Transit Singapore Pte Ltd
Fleet Single-deck buses
Operating Hours
Departure Times from Kent Ridge
Affected Weekdays (except Public Holidays)
06:00 – 10:08 & 17:00 – 21:08
Departure Times from HarbourFront
Affected Weekdays (except Public Holidays)
06:00 – 10:00 & 17:00 – 21:00
Operating Frequency
Affected Weekdays 10 – 15 mins
Fare Information
Fare Charges distance fares based on the distance between MRT Stations by rail

Express Shuttle E31 will only operate on weekdays (except Public Holidays) from 22 January 2024 to 24 May 2024, both days inclusive. The bus service complements the reduced Circle Line service between Kent Ridge and HarbourFront, to facilitate track works connecting HarbourFront station to the new CCL Stage 6 extension.

Express Shuttle E31 only calls at Kent Ridge, Labrador Park, Telok Blangah and HarbourFront MRT stations. It does not serve Haw Par Villa & Pasir Panjang MRT stations.

Double-deck buses were deployed from 22 January 2024 till 9 February 2024. Thereafter, only single-deck buses are deployed on E31.

Shuttle Bus Departure Timings from Stations

History of Activation

Express Shuttle 31 Activation:
January – May 2024 (Single Platform Service) Kent Ridge—HarbourFront via Labrador Park & Telok Blangah (TTS)

Bus Fares:

Charges regular distance fare based on the distance between MRT Stations by rail. Train, bus and hybrid concession passes are accepted, and distance fare rules apply.


Gallery:

History:
  • 2023 (05 Oct): Route announced for Single Platform Service on the Circle Line from 20 Jan 2024 to 24 May 2024

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