Shuttle 4: Jurong East—Woodlands Shuttle Bus Service

Shuttle 4, or the Jurong East—Woodlands Shuttle Bus Service, is a Rail Replacement Service plying between Jurong East and Woodlands, serving en-route North South Line (NSL) stations.

The route will be activated to operate during selected Fridays and Saturdays in November & December 2018, when shortened operating hours are implemented on the North South & East West Line to facilitate the power supply system renewal as well as other maintenance and renewal works.


The Shuttle Bus Service serves the following MRT Stations:

Route:

Shuttle 4: Jurong East—Woodlands Shuttle Bus Service
Direction 1 – Towards Woodlands
Direction 2 – Towards Jurong East
  • Jurong Gateway Rd
    — Opp The JTC Summit NS1EW24
  • Bukit Batok Ctrl
    — Bukit Batok Int (Berth B3) NS2
  • Bukit Batok West Ave 5
    — Opp Bt Gombak Stn NS3
  • Choa Chu Kang Ave 4
    — Choa Chu Kang Int NS4BP1
  • Choa Chu Kang Dr
    — Yew Tee Stn NS5
  • Woodlands Rd
    — Opp Kranji Stn NS7
  • Woodlands Ave 3
    — Marsiling Stn NS8
  • Woodlands Square
    — Woodlands Temp Int NS9
  • Woodlands Square
    — Woodlands Temp Int (Berth B9) NS9
  • Woodlands Ave 3
    — Opp Marsiling Stn NS8
  • Woodlands Rd
    — Kranji Stn NS7
  • Choa Chu Kang Dr
    — Opp Yew Tee Stn NS5
  • Choa Chu Kang Loop
    — Choa Chu Kang Int NS4BP1
  • Bukit Batok West Ave 5
    — Bt Gombak Stn NS3
  • Bukit Batok Ctrl
    — Bukit Batok Int (Berth B5) NS2
  • Jurong Gateway Rd
    — Opp The JTC Summit NS1EW24
Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Jurong East MRT ↔ Woodlands MRT
Passes Through Bukit Batok, Bukit Gombak, Choa Chu Kang, Yew Tee, Kranji, Marsiling MRT Stations
Route Length TBC
Travelling Time 40 – 55 mins
Operator Information
Operator SMRT Buses Ltd
Current Fleet 12-metre Double Decker Buses
Alexander Dennis Enviro500
MAN A95
Volvo B9TL
Departure Times from Jurong East
11.05pm – 1.02am (Early Closure on Affected Fridays & Saturdays)
Departure Times from Woodlands
11.05pm – 1.02am (Early Closure on Affected Fridays & Saturdays)
Frequency Direction 1 Direction 2
2 – 10 minutes 2 – 10 minutes
NSEWL Early Closure (December 2018)
NSEWL Early Closure (December 2018)

The Shuttle Bus Service will only operate on days of Early Closure of the NSL in November & December 2018, namely:
30 November 2018, 7, 8, 14 & 15 December 2018.

Shuttle Bus Departure Timings from Stations

[Dec 2018] Shuttle 4 (Jurong East – Woodlands) Departure Timings from Stations
[Dec 2018] Shuttle 4 (Jurong East – Woodlands) Departure Timings from Stations

Shuttle Bus Transfers at Jurong East
Shuttle Bus Transfers at Woodlands

History of Activation

Shuttle 4 Activation:
December 2017 (ECLO+SC) Jurong East—Choa Chu Kang (SMRT)
August & September 2018 (ECLO) Jurong East—Choa Chu Kang (SMRT)
December 2018 (EC) Jurong East—Woodlands (SMRT)
  • EC: Early Closure | LO: Late Opening | EEC: Extended Early Closure | SC: Sunday Closure

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.

Category Card Fares Cash Fares Concession Passes
Adult / Workfare Transport Concession Card holders Follows MRT Fare structure $1.00 Train, bus and hybrid concession passes accepted
Senior Citizen / Persons with Disabilities Card holders $0.50
Student Concession Card holders $0.50
Other Rail Replacement Services

The route is one of three Shuttle Bus Services operating during periods of planned Early Closure in December 2018, the other routes being:


History:
  • 2017 (07 Dec): Revised last bus timing towards Choa Chu Kang
  • 2017 (08 Dec): Launched as a Shuttle Bus Service between Jurong East and Choa Chu Kang, operating during periods of MRT closure
  • 2017 (15 Dec): Amended to ply via Jurong Town Hall Rd & Jurong Gateway Link to reduce congestion along Jurong Gateway Rd
  • 2018 (18 Jul): Route announced for Early Closure & Late Opening on August & September 2018
  • 2018 (25 Jul): Extended last bus timing towards Choa Chu Kang
  • 2018 (22 Nov): Route announced for Early Closure on December 2018 (Jurong East – Woodlands route)

Also check out:

Page 2: More Photos
Page 3: Shuttle 4 (Aug & Sep 2018) Route Information
Page 4: Shuttle 4 (Dec 2017) Route Information

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