Moovit wishes everybody a very Prosperous Chinese New Year. 恭喜發財,萬事如意
Here are the changes:
1) Post-COVID19 Circuit Breaker Period – Changes to public transport services
We had entered Post-Covid19 Circuit Breaker Period since 2nd June. As a result, 18 routes from Franchised Bus Service, Express Bus Services, Night Buses and Chinatown Direct Bus Service that are catered for recreational demand will continue to be suspended. More details on the suspension can be found here.
2) Early Closure & Late Opening of Thomson-East Coast Line (TEL)
To facilitate additional engineering hours to prepare the upcoming TEL Stage 2 which is scheduled to open later in the year, the Thomson-East Coast Line will end its service earlier at around 9.00 pm every day until 30 April 2021 to facilitate additional hours to test the systems in preparation of the opening of TEL Stage 2.
Apart from that, Thomson-East Coast Line will now start operating later at around 6.30 am every Saturday and Sunday until 30 April 2021.
3) Adjusted Operation Hour On CNY Eve
Operation hours of selected bus routes will be adjusted on Eve of Chinese New Year (11st February 2021) as many commuters whose working hours had been shortened. Here are the details of the affected routes
|Bus Number||Departing From||Adjusted Operation Hours|
|6||Pasir Ris Interchange||6:20am – 3:00pm|
|14e||09048 – Orchard Stn/Lucky Plaza||1:00pm – 1:24pm|
|177||Bukit Batok Interchange||5:50am – 8:40am|
11:30am – 1:30pm
|10e||03222 – Hub Synergy Pt||1:15pm – 2:00pm|
|196e||1:15pm – 1:39pm|
|513||1:15pm – 1:30pm|
|850E||1:00pm – 1:20pm|
|951E||1:00pm – 1:20pm|
|652||03241 – Mapletree Anson||1:10pm – 1:25pm|
|654||1:20pm – 1:35pm|
|656||1:15pm – 1:30pm|
|660||1:20pm – 1:35pm|
|663||1:15pm – 1:30pm|
|665||1:15pm – 1:30pm|
|651||03539 – Marina Bay Stn||1:15pm – 1:30pm|
|653||1:15pm – 1:30pm|
|655||1:20pm – 1:35pm|
|657||1:15pm – 1:30pm|
|661||1:10pm – 1:25pm|
|666||1:20pm – 1:35pm|
|667||1:20pm – 1:35pm|
|668||1:10pm – 1:25pm|
|670||1:20pm – 1:35pm|
|671||1:20pm – 1:35pm|
|672||1:20pm – 1:35pm|
|982E||1:00pm – 1:20pm|
|30e||16069 – Heng Mui Keng Terr||1:00pm – 1:48pm|
|74e||Buona Vista Terminal||1:00pm – 1:30pm|
|89e||95051 – 3rd Cargo Agents||1:00pm – 1:48pm|
|97e||Marina Centre Terminal||1:00pm – 2:00pm|
|151e||Kent Ridge Terminal||1:15pm – 1:45pm|
|174e||Kampong Bahru Terminal||12:51pm – 1:45pm|
|963e||HarbourFront Interchange||1:00pm – 1:20pm|
|964||Woodlands Temporary Bus Interchange||6:00am – 5:00pm|
|971||03223 – Tanjong Pagar Stn Exit C||1:00pm – 2:30pm|
|981||47121 – Opp Lian Aik Siong Machinery||12:40pm – 3:10pm|
4) Bus Diversion During Closure of Beach Road
From 2.30 am on Friday (12 February) until 7.30 am on Saturday (13 February), 5 bus routes that ply Beach Road will be diverted as part of Beach Road will be closed for crane lifting works. Here are the stops that affected on this exercise.
|Road Name||Stop Code||Stop Name||Affected Bus Routes|
|Beach Rd||01629||Shaw Twrs||57, 100, 107M, 961M|
|Middle Rd||01631||Aft Beach Rd||980|
5) Movement Control Order & State of Emergency in Malaysia
The land border between Malaysia and Singapore on the Johor Causeway had officially reopened despite the reinstation of Movement Control Order & declaration for the state of emergency. However, travellers are required to obtain My Travel Pass Reciprocal Green Lane* / Periodic Commuting Arrangement before proceeding their journey toward Malaysia. More information on My Travel Pass and its requirements can be obtained via the Malaysian Immigration Department’s microsite.
State Government of Johor, via entity under purview of the state, Pengangkutan Awam Johor (PAJ) had arranged a shuttle service to pick up travellers entering Malaysia or Singapore on the Johor Causeway.
Service Details: Bangunan Sultan Iskandar (CIQ), Johor Bahru – Woodlands CIQ, Singapore
Operating Hour: 7.30 am – 12.30pm, 2.30pm – 6.30pm (11 trips daily)
*RGL arrangement has been temporarily suspended from 1st February 2021 for a period of 3 months.
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