SBS Transit Bus Service 256 is a Jurong Industrial Service running from Boon Lay Bus Interchange and looping at Joo Koon Bus Interchange, passing through Jurong West Street 61/62, Pioneer Road North and Jalan Ahmad Ibrahim.
|Route||Boon Lay Bus Interchange ↺ Joo Koon Bus Interchange|
|Passes Through||Jurong West St 62, Pioneer MRT Station, Pioneer Rd North, Jln Ahmad Ibrahim|
|Traveling Time||40mins – 50mins|
|Current Operator||SBS Transit|
|Current Depot||Soon Lee Bus Park (SLBP)|
|Current Fleet||12-metre Double Deck Bus:
– Volvo B9TL
|Departure Times from Boon Lay
||0545 – 2320 (Daily)|
|Departure Times from Joo Koon
||0605 – 2335 (Daily)|
|0630-0830: 10 – 12 mins
0831-1659: 11 – 14 mins
1700-1930: 10 – 12 mins
After 1930: 11 – 13 mins
Service 256 serves the residential areas around Jurong West Street 62, as well as industrial areas around Jln Ahmad Ibrahim and Pioneer Rd North, with connections to Boon Lay, Pioneer and Joo Koon MRT Stations, while looping Joo Koon Bus Interchange and terminating at Boon Lay Bus Interchange. It is entered service on 28 November 2015.
As part of the Joo Koon Bus Interchange opening and accompanying Jurong Industrial Estate route reorganization, Service 256 was introduced to cover lost sectors of Services 257 as the former route was shortened from Boon Lay to Joo Koon Interchange.
Fare: Charges fares for regular trunk services. See Bus Fares for exact fares.
Fleet: See Above
|Loop Service – From Boon Lay Int
||Looping at Joo Koon Int
- 2015 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd
The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2016.
- 2015 (28 Nov): Introduced as Boon Lay Int – Joo Koon Int (Loop) to replace lost sectors of Service 257 after its amendment due to the opening of Joo Koon Int.
- 2016 (25 Jan): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
- Refer to this article
- 2015: Amended to present routing. No significant route changes since 2015.