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SBS Transit Feeder 324 is a residential feeder route connecting Hougang Central Bus Interchange & MRT to Upper Serangoon Cres/View. It is the fifth feeder service to be rolled out under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP) after 386, and was launched on Sunday, 14 September 2014.
SBST Mercedes-Benz Citaro (SBS6475A) – Service 324
|Route||Hougang Central Bus Interchange ↺ Upper Serangoon Crescent (Loop)|
|Passes Through||Upp S’goon Rd, Upp S’goon View|
|Route Length||4.1 km|
|Travelling Time||10 – 15 mins (Estimated)|
|Current Operator||SBS Transit|
|Current Depot||Hougang Bus Depot (HGDEP)|
|Current Fleet||Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro|
|Departure Times from T1||0545 – 0030 (Daily)|
|0630-0830: 09 – 10 mins
0831-1659: 09 – 15 mins
1700-1930: 09 – 10 mins
After 1930: 09 – 15 mins
Service 324 provides residents at Upper Serangoon Crescent with greater connectivity to Hougang MRT station and Hougang Central Bus Interchange, along with other amenities in the neighborhood. The new route will also benefit 3 schools in the developing estate, namely Holy Innocents’ High, Serangoon Secondary School and CHIJ (Our Lady of the Nativity). This is the fifth feeder service to be introduced under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP).
The stretch of Upper Serangoon Crescent and Upper Serangoon View which Service 324 plies is not served by existing bus routes, and is surrounded by upcoming residential developments. Apart from existing housing developments around Upper Serangoon Road, the route serves new housing developments such as Parkland Residences (under the DBSS) and the Built-to-Order (BTO) Hougang Parkview and Hougang ParkEdge around Upper Serangoon Crescent.
LTA/SBST Joint News releaseThe services continues the 32x series of route numbering used for Hougang feeder routes. It will be the second feeder bus route at Hougang Central after Feeder 325.
Fares: Fares for Feeder services are capped at 3.2km. See Fare Table.
Fleet: Service 324′s fleet comprises BSEP Mercedes-Benz Citaros. These buses were registered with the 63XX registration plates onwards and their purchase funded by the BSEP scheme.
*From 21 Nov 2015
- 2014 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd
The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2016.
BSEP Promotional Hanger for Service 324————————————————————————————————————————————
- 2014 (14 Sep): Introduced as a feeder service from Hougang Ctrl to Upper Serangoon Crescent under LTA’s Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP)
- 2015 (30 Mar): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
- 2015 (21 Nov): Calls at an additional bus stop along Upp Serangoon Cres
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