SBS Transit Bus Service 181 is a trunk route running from Boon Lay Interchange and looping at Jurong West Avenue 3, passing through Jurong West Street 64 and 75.
|Route||Boon Lay Bus Interchange ↺ Jurong West Avenue 3|
|Passes Through||Jurong West Street 64 / 75|
|Travelling Time||35 – 40 mins|
|Current Operator||SBS Transit|
|Current Depot||Soon Lee Bus Park (SLBP)|
|Current Fleet||12-metre Double Deck Bus:
– Volvo B9TL
– Volvo Olympian
12-metre Single Deck Bus
– Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
– Scania K230UB
|Departure Times from T1||0600 – 0040 (Daily)|
|0630-0830: 06 – 09 mins
0831-1659: 06 – 11 mins
1700-1930: 06 – 08 mins
After 1930: 07 – 12 mins
Service 181 primarily serves residents of Jurong West Neighbourhoods 7, 8 and Wenya estate (Neighbourhood 2) with connections to Boon Lay Interchange/MRT and Gek Poh Shopping Center. It incorporates a u-turn at the end of Jurong West Avenue 3, around Blk 276B.
Despite serving entirely within the Jurong West district, this route not classified as a feeder service, but rather as a trunk service, which may indicate a possible route extension or amendment in the future. During Eves of Public Holidays, last bus timings are extended to 1:15am to complement the extension of train operating hours.
- Jurong West Avenue 3 (Blk 276B) → Boon Lay
Weekdays: 0514hrs, 0524hrs, 0533hrs, 0542hrs, 0551hrs, 0600hrs, 0608hrs
Saturdays: 0530hrs, 0544hrs, 0558hrs
Sundays/PHs: 0530hrs, 0545hrs, 0559hrs
Fare: Charges fares for regular trunk services. See Bus Fares for exact fares.
Fleet: Service 181 operates on a diverse fleet comprising Volvo Olympian, Volvo B9TL, Scania K230UB and Mercedes-Benz Citaro buses.
- 2005 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd
The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2016.
- 2005 (09 Jan): Introduced by SBS Transit as a six-month trial service between Jurong West Neighhourhood 2 (Wenya estate) to the Gek Poh Ville Neighbourhood Centre and Boon Lay Interchange.
- 2010 (18 Oct): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
- Refer to this article
- 2005: No significant route changes since 1996.
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