SBS Transit Bus Service 4


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SBS Transit Bus Service 4 is a trunk route from Tampines and looping at Changi North Way, serving Flora Road and Changi North Industrial Estate. This is the seventh bus service to be rolled out under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP).

Route Information
Route Tampines Bus Interchange ↺ Changi North Way (Loop)  
Passes Through Tampines, Flora Road, Changi North Industrial Estate
Route Length 10.7km
Travelling Time 55mins
Operator Information
Current Operator SBS Transit
Current Depot Changi Bus Park (CGBP)
Current Fleet Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro (BSEP)
Volvo B9TL
Departure Times from T1 0600 – 2330 (Daily)
Frequency Loop Service
0630-0830: 11 – 13 mins
0831-1659: 12 – 15 mins
1700-1930: 12 – 14 mins
After 1930: 11 – 14 mins

Route History

Service 4 was launched on Sunday, 17 March 2013. The new service provides better connectivity for commuters travelling between Tampines and the Changi North Industrial Estate and its surrounding areas. This is the seventh bus service to be rolled out under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP).

The new service enhances connectivity for commuters travelling between Tampines, Flora Road and Changi North Industrial Estate as well as its surrounding areas, with the service calling at eight new bus stops in the Flora and Changi North Industrial Estate. It also enhances the connectivity to key transport nodes at Tampines Bus Interchange and MRT, where they can transfer to other bus services or rail lines to reach their destination. In addition, Service 4 improves connection of these areas to amenities within Tampines Town such as schools and malls.

Service 4 receives considerable demand from Flora Road, where residents previously heading to Tampines had to rely on a shuttle bus run by ComfortDelGro charging a flat fare of $1.30. In addition, this route helps disperse Service 37’s high peak demand for workers at Changi North Industrial Estate, as well as providing new bus connectivity for industries along Changi North Way.

Special Departures:

Changi North Way (Bef Changi Prison Complex) Tampines Int
Daily: 0550hrs, 0605hrs

Fare: Charges fares for regular trunk services. See Bus Fares for exact fares.

Fleet: See Above

Route Information:

Loop Service (via Changi North Way)
Tampines Central 1
– Tampines Int

Tampines Ave 7
– Opp Tampines Reg Lib
– Blk 429
– Blk 449
– Opp Blk 230
– Tampines JC
– Blk 497D

Flora Rd
– Avila Gdns

Mariam Way
– Bef Mariam Walk

Upp Changi Rd North
– Changi Prison
– Bef Jln Bena

Changi North St 1
– Opp Vicom

Changi North Way
– Agility
– Zuellig Pharma
– Bef Changi Prison Cplx

Tanah Merah Besar Rd
– Aft Compass Grn

Upp Changi Rd North
– Changi Women’s Prison

Mariam Way
– Aft Ballota Pk

Flora Rd
– Carissa Pk

Tampines Ave 7
– Blk 370
– Opp Tampines JC
– Blk 229
– Blk 230E
– Blk 233
– Bef Tampines Reg Lib

Tampines Central 1
– Tampines Int

Operator History:

  • 2013 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2016. 








2013 (17 Mar):Introduced as a loop service from Tampines to Changi North Way under LTA’s Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP)

2013 (31 Mar): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)

2015 (17 Aug): Start of Double Decker Bus Deployments

Past Routings:

Refer to this article

2013: Amended to present routing. No significant route changes since 2013.


External Links & References:

TransitLink E-Guide

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2 thoughts on “SBS Transit Bus Service 4

  1. Hi sbs can u make more double. Decker on morning and the aftnoon on this service Aftnoon the bus is always pack sometime people standing near the door.

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