While we haven’t say goodbye to our Chinese New Year mood, another festival is approaching where it involves our friends from the Hindu community! Say hello to Thaipusam! As of that, several changes will be enforced over the weekend to ensure smooth celebration of the festival!
Here are the changes:
1) North South Line (NSL): Stations between Canberra & Ang Mo Kio will end early at around 11pm for engineering works
On the morning of 7 & 8 February (Friday & Saturday), several stations Between Canberra and Ang Mo Kio will end its service earlier at around 11pm. There will be no service between Canberra & Ang Mo Kio and trains service will terminate at Canberra & Ang Mo Kio respectively.
2) Shuttle 10 | Canberra – Ang Mo Kio: Replacement shuttle during early closure of stations.
During planned disruption of the North South Line (NSL), replacement service (Shuttle 10) will be activated for passengers who wish to travel to affected stations. The said replacement service will run at a frequency of 3-5 minutes.
3) Bus Diversion during Thaipusam 2020
On 7 – 9 February (Friday – Sunday), multiple routes will be diverted from its original route in conjunction with Thaipusam Celebration 2020
|Road Name||Stop Code||Stop Description||Time||Affected Bus Number|
|Clemenceau Ave||04321||Shell Hse||Fri 7 Feb, 7.30pm|
Sun 9 Feb, 4.00am
|64, 123, 143|
|04311||Aft River Valley Rd||64, 123, 139, 143|
|08011||Opp Haw Par Glass Twr|
|Orchard Rd||08058||Aft Dhoby Ghaut Stn||64, 139|
|Serangoon Rd||07211||Aft Farrer Pk Stn Exit G||Fri 7 Feb, 6.00pm|
Sat 8 Feb, 11.59pm
|21, 23, 64, 65, 66, 67, 125, 130, 139, 141, 147, 857, NR6|
3) Bus Stop Skipped during Chingay Colours in Harmony @ North
On 8 February (Saturday), 7.30pm to 8.30pm multiple routes will be skipping several stops around Sembawang in conjunction with Chingay Colours in Harmony @ North
|Road Name||Stop Code||Stop Description||Affected Bus Number|
|Canberra Rd||58109||Opp Blk 311||859|
|Sembawang Dr||58259||Opp Sun Plaza||117, 859, 859A, 882, 883, 962, 980|
|58299||Blk 328||859, 859A, 962, 980|
|Sembawang Vista||58241||Sembawang Int / Opp Blk 315||859, 859A|
|Sembawang Way||58219||Opp Sembawang Stn||117, 859, 859A, 882, 883|
4) Cessation of express service 147e & Reduced operation hours of selected express service
From 9th February 2020 (Sunday) onward, service 147e will be ceased from the operation. Passengers can continue to travel on service 147 as an alternative.
Meanwhile, 12e, 167e, 851e & 960e will be reduced its operation from 9th February onward; while 167e will be adjusted to operate on Weekdays Only
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