Tampines Express Shuttle Service TE1

Tampines Express Shuttle Service TE1 is a new shuttle service linking Tampines Neighbourhood 3 to Tampines Round Market at Tampines St 11, operating during the peak hours only.

Route Information
Route AM Peak: Tampines St 33 → Tampines MRT
PM Peak:
Tampines MRT → Tampines St 33
Passes Through Tampines Ave 2
Route Length TBC
Operator Information
Current Operator Republic Express
Current Fleet Private buses
Departure Times from T1 Weekdays: 0630 – 0930
Sat & Sun: 0630 – 1030
Departure Times from T2 Weekdays: 1730 – 1930
Frequency Unidirectional Service
15mins interval

History:

  • 2014 (02 May): Introduced between Tampines St 32/33, St 11 and Tampines MRT

Service TE1 provides a direct service for of Tampines Neighbourhood 3 to Tampines Street 11, connecting with amenities such as Tampines Round Market and Tampines Changkat CC. The route also extends to Tampines MRT for the benefit of commuters heading there. Previously, commuters headin to Tampines Street 11 would have to make a transfer between Services 28 and 292.

Starting on Friday, 2nd May 2014, the new direct service will operate from Tampines St 32 (Tampines Mart) to Tampines MRT via Tampines St 11 on weekday mornings, 6:30am to 9:30am. In the evenings from 5:40pm to 8:30pm, it will operate in the opposite direction, from Tampines MRT to Tampines St 32 via Tampines St 11. On mornings of Saturdays and Sundays, it will operate from 6:30am to 10:30am, with no return direction.

From 02 May to 31 May, morning commuters who alight at Tampines St 11 (Blk 121) will receive a $1 voucher which can be redeemed at the nearby Tampines Round Market. The vouchers are funded by Tampines St 11 Hawkers’ and Merchants Assosciation and valid from 02 May to 31 May.

Flat Fare: $1 (Ez-link only)

Route Information:

Direction 1 (AM Peak) Direction 2 (PM Peak)
  • Tampines St 32 (Opp Blk 331)
  • Tampines St 33 (Blk 351)
  • Tampines St 33 (Blk 343)
  • Tampines St 33  (Blk 323)
  • Tampines Ave 2 (Blk 302)
  • Tampines St 11 (Blk 125)
  • Tampines St 11 (Blk 121)
  • Tampines Ctrl 4 (Tampines MRT)
  • Tampines Ctrl 4 (Tampines MRT)
  • Tampines St 11 (Blk 125)
  • Tampines St 11 (Blk 121)
  • Tampines St 32 (Opp Blk 331)
  • Tampines St 33 (Blk 351)
  • Tampines St 33 (Blk 343)
  • Tampines St 33 (Blk 323)
Route Poster

Route Poster

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One thought on “Tampines Express Shuttle Service TE1

  1. Very good initiative.
    It should be advertised more to let people aware of this service. Morning I was waiting for 291 and didn’t get into this express shuttle service even though it stopped for 1 min 😱

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