City Direct Service 670

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City Direct Bus Service 670 is an AM/PM Peak City Direct Service between Yishun West and the Central Business District,, passing through Yishun Ring Rd. It is the twentieth City Direct route introduced under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP).

City Direct Bus Service 670 will be launched from 29 Mar 2016.

Route Information
Route [AM]: Yishun Ave 7 (Opp Blk 288) → Marina Blvd (Marina Bay Financial Ctr)
[PM]: Central Blvd (Marina Bay Station) → Yishun Ave 7 (Blk 289)
Passes Through Yishun Ave 6 / 9 / 2, Yishun Ring Rd
Route Length ~28.5km
Traveling Time TBC
Operator Information
Current Operator Tong Tar Transport Service Pte Ltd
Current Fleet Private buses
Departure Times from Yishun West
0720 – 0740 (Weekdays, except Public Holidays)
Departure Times from CBD 1810 – 1825 (Weekdays, except Public Holidays)
Frequency Direction 1 Direction 2
AM Peak: 10 mins PM Peak: 15 mins

City Direct Service 670 provides residents of Yishun West 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 Yishun and the CBD via SLE, CTE, Outram Rd and Cantonment Rd.

This is the twentieth City Direct service to be introduced under theBus 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.

Departure Timings from first stop:

  • AM Peak: 0720hrs, 0730hrs, 0740hrs
  • PM Peak: 1810hrs, 1825hrs

Route Details

[AM] Towards CBD
[PM] From CBD
  • Yishun Ave 7
    – Opp Blk 288
  • Yishun Ave 6
    – Opp Chongfu Pri Sch
    – Opp Northland Sec Sch
  • Yishun Ave 9
    – Opp Blk 245
  • Yishun Ring Rd
    – Blk 236
    – Blk 227
    – Yishun Pri Sch
    – Blk 121
    – Blk 137
    – Blk 731
    – Blk 760
    – Blk 774
    – Blk 794
    – Blk 798
  • Yishun Ave 2
    – Yishun Sports Hall
  • Anson Rd
    – Mapletree Anson
  • Robinson Rd
    – Aft Capital Tower
    – Opp The Ogilvy Ctr
  • Marina Blvd
    – The Sail
    – Marina Bay Financial Ctr
  • Ctrl Blvd
    – Marina Bay Stn
    – Downtown Stn
  • Shenton Way
    – UIC Bdlg
    – Opp MAS Bdlg
  • Yishun Ave 2
    – Opp Yishun Sports Hall
  • Yishun Ring Rd
    – Opp Blk 798
    – Naval Base Sec Sch
    – Opp Blk 774
    – Yishun JC
    – Jiemin Pri Sch
    – Aft Chong Pang CC
    – Opp Blk 121
    – Opp Yishun Pri Sch
    – Blk 291
    – Blk 257
  • Yishun Ave 9
    – Blk 245
  • Yishun Ave 6
    – Blk 250
    – Blk 272
  • Yishun Ave 7
    – Blk 289

 

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

  Adult Child Student Senior Citizen
Maximum Card Fares per trip: $2.51 Free $0.89 $1.33
Maximum Cash Fares per trip: $3.00 $3.00 $3.00 $3.00

*PWD (Persons with Disabilities Transport Concession Scheme) – $1.33
*WTCS (Workfare Transport Concession Scheme) – $2.08

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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 (29 Mar): Launch of City Direct 670.

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Operator History:

  • 2015 (14 Dec): Tender for City Direct 669 awarded to Tong Tar Transport Service Pte Ltd
  • 2016 (29 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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