Loyang Bus Depot


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Loyang Bus Depot is a new bus depot near Loyang Avenue and Pasir Ris Drive 3. Completed in June 2015, the depot is currently occupied by the Go-Ahead Group under the Government Contracting Model, as the successful tenderer of the Loyang Bus Package.
^ Loyang Bus Depot in September 2015, noise barriers yet to be installed.

General Information
Name Loyang Bus Depot
Address 2 Loyang Way, Singapore 508776
Depot Information
Operator SBS Transit
Go-Ahead Group (from 11 Dec 2015)
GCM Route Package Loyang Bus Package
Type Major bus depot
Abbreviation LYDEP
Catchment SBST: Pasir Ris, Tampines
GCM: Pasir Ris, Punggol, Changi Business Park


Loyang Bus Depot is the second bus depot (after Bulim Depot) that LTA developed and funded, as part of the review of the enhanced structural assistance that the Government is providing the bus industry, as announced in Committee of Supply (COS) 2012. The depot is intended to accommodate additional buses that are being introduced over the years, as the overall bus capacity increases under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP).

Contract RD259 for the design and construction of Loyang Depot was awarded to Huationg Contractor Pte Ltd for S$61,180,195.15. When completed by December 2015, the new bus depot will accommodate about 500 buses and be equipped with facilities for daily bus operations, bus repair/ maintenance and a rest area for bus drivers.

SBS Transit use

As of Mar 2015, the depot is used for parking of newly delivered and unregistered SBS Transit Mercedes-Benz Citaros for Bedok North Depot.

The parking area has portable toilet and a container SBS Transit office. The parking area is divided to various zones from Zone A to Zone J for various bus services.

Under the Government Contracting Model, operations of this bus depot have been transferred to a new operator, the Go-Ahead Group, who won the tender in operating the Loyang Bus Package. The newly completed depot was handed over to the Go-Ahead Group on 11 December 2015, allowing sufficient time for the operator to build up its resources, such as recruitment and training of bus captains and technicians, for a smooth transition.

Operator History:

  • Jun 2015 – Dec 2015: SBS Transit Ltd
  • Dec 2015 — : Go-Ahead Group


Government Contracting Model (GCM)

Under the GCM, Loyang Bus Depot will be bundled together with 25 bus routes as part of the Loyang Bus Package. These routes would operate mainly from Pasir Ris & Punggol Bus Interchanges, with the Depot handling the operations of all buses operating on these routes.

The Depot will take in an initial number of around 400 buses (leased to the successful tenderer) in 2016, before growing to about 500 buses in 2021, in tandem with expected ridership growth and the development of Pasir Ris & Punggol New Town.

Allocated bus services are:

Service Destination 1 Destination 2 Type Description
2 Changi Village New Bridge Road Trunk  
3 Tampines Punggol Trunk  
6 Pasir Ris ↺ Loyang Way Trunk  
12 Pasir Ris New Bridge Road Trunk  
15 Pasir Ris ↺ Marine Parade Trunk  
17 Pasir Ris ↺ Bedok Trunk  
34 Punggol ↺ Changi Airport Trunk  
36 Changi Airport ↺ Tomlimson Road Trunk  
43 Punggol Upper East Coast Trunk  
47 Changi Business Park ↺ Amber Road Trunk  
62 Punggol ↺ Sims Way Trunk  
82 Punggol ↺ Serangoon Central Trunk  
83 Punggol ↺ Sengkang Trunk  
84 Punggol ↺ Punggol Rd (End) Trunk  
85 Punggol Yishun Trunk  
118 Punggol Changi Business Park Trunk  
119 Punggol ↺ Hougang St 21 Trunk  
136 Punggol Ang Mo Kio Trunk  
354 Pasir Ris ↺ Jln Loyang Besar Feeder  
358 Pasir Ris ↺ Pasir Ris Dr 4 / 10 TownLink  
359 Pasir Ris ↺ Pasir Ris St 11 / 71 TownLink  
382G/W Punggol ↺ Sumang Walk Feeder  
386 Punggol ↺ Punggol East Feeder  
403 Pasir Ris ↺ Pasir Ris Rd Feeder  
518 Pasir Ris ↺ Bayfront Ave Express  





External Links & References:

  • new loyang bus depot to support bus fleet expansion under bsep – LTA


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