City Direct Service 669

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City Direct Bus Service 669 is an AM/PM Peak City Direct Service between Bedok Reservoir and the Central Business District,, passing through Bedok North Ave 3. It is the nineteenth City Direct route introduced under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP).

City Direct Bus Service 669 will be launched from 22 Mar 2016.

Route Information
Route [AM]: Bedok North Rd (Opp Blocks 705/706) → Marina Blvd (Marina Bay Financial Ctr)
[PM]: Central Blvd (Marina Bay Station) → Bedok North Rd (Bet Blocks 705/706)
Passes Through Bedok Reservoir Rd, Bedok North Ave 3
Route Length ~20.2km
Traveling Time TBC
Operator Information
Current Operator Tong Tar Transport Service Pte Ltd
Current Fleet Private buses
Departure Times from Bedok North
0740 – 0755 (Weekdays, except Public Holidays)
Departure Times from CBD 1815 – 1830 (Weekdays, except Public Holidays)
Frequency Direction 1 Direction 2
AM Peak: 15 mins PM Peak: 15 mins

City Direct Service 669 provides residents of Bedok Reservoir with greater connectivity to the CBD. The service provides a travel alternative for commuters who relied on the rail network and feeder buses to and from work. The route incorporates an express sector between Bedok and the CBD via ECP and MCE.

This is the nineteenth City Direct service to be introduced under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP), which provides more options for commuters using stretches of the existing rail lines that experience persistently high ridership, while the ongoing rail enhancement measures are being implemented.

Apart from City Direct 669, Premium Service 523 also plys from Bedok Reservoir to the CBD.

Departure Timings from first stop:

  • AM Peak: 0740hrs, 0755hrs
  • PM Peak: 1815hrs, 1830hrs

Route Details

[AM] From Opp Blocks 705/706 to Marina Bay Financial Centre

Stop No. Road Bus Stop Name
1 Bedok North Road Opp Blocks 705/706
2 Bedok Reservoir Road Opp Block 701
3   Block 745
4   Opp Block 716
5   Opp Waterfront Isle
6   Opp Waterfront Waves
7   Opp Waterfront Key
8 Bedok North Avenue 3 Opp Baywater
9   Block 109
10   Bet Blocks 139/140
11   Opp Block 220 Car Park
12 New Upper Changi Road Block 27
13 Anson Road Mapletree Anson
14 Robinson Road Aft Capital Tower
15   Opp The Ogilvy Centre
16 Marina Boulevard The Sail
17   Marina Bay Financial Centre

[PM] From Marina Bay Station to Bet Blocks 705/706

Stop No. Road Bus Stop Name
1 Central Boulevard Marina Bay Station
2   Downtown Station
3 Shenton Way UIC Building
4   Opp MAS Building
5 New Upper Changi Road Block 221A
6 Bedok North Avenue 3 Block 220 Car Park
7   Block 403
8   Block 506
9   Opp Block 761
10 Bedok Reservoir Road Waterfront Key
11   Aft Waterfront Waves
12   Waterfront Isle
13   Block 716
14   Block 713
15   Block 703
16 Bedok North Road Bet Blocks 705/706

Fares: Charges regular distance-based express fares. See Bus Fares for exact fares.

  Adult Child Student Senior Citizen
Maximum Card Fares per trip: $2.33 Free $0.89 $1.33
Maximum Cash Fares per trip: $2.80 $2.80 $2.80 $2.80

*PWD (Persons with Disabilities Transport Concession Scheme) – $1.33
*WTCS (Workfare Transport Concession Scheme) – $1.92

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Route History:

  • 2015 (05 Aug): Tender for City Directs 666 to 670 announced; tender closes 31 Aug 2015.
  • 2015 (14 Dec): Tender for Bedok Reservoir City Direct, Clementi / Dover City Direct & Yishun West awarded to Tong Tar Transport Service Pte Ltd at $3.41 million.
  • 2016 (22 Mar): Launch of City Direct 669

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Operator History:

  • 2015 (14 Dec): Tender for City Direct 669 awarded to Tong Tar Transport Service Pte Ltd
  • 2016 (22 Mar) onwards: Tong Tar Transport Service Pte Ltd

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External Links & References:

  • City Direct Services 666 to 670 – LTA

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