34 bus services affected by NDP rehearsals for five Saturdays in June and July

Thirty-four SBS Transit bus services will be affected by road closures on five Saturdays due to the rehearsals for the National Day Parade, SBS Transit has said. -- PHOTO: ST FILE
Thirty-four SBS Transit bus services will be affected by road closures on five Saturdays due to the rehearsals for the National Day Parade, SBS Transit has said. -- PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Thirty-four SBS Transit bus services will be affected by road closures on five Saturdays due to the rehearsals for the National Day Parade, SBS Transit has said.

The bus services affected are 10, 11, 12, 14, 16, 30, 31, 32, 33, 36, 51, 56, 57, 63, 70/70M, 80, 97, 100, 107/107M, 111, 124, 130, 131, 133, 145, 158, 162/162M, 166, 174, 195, 196, 197, 502 and 518.

The disruptions will be on five consecutive Saturdays starting from June 20 to July 18.

The 34 bus services will skip bus stops largely in the vicinity of the Padang and the National Stadium.

The affected roads are: Bayfront Avenue, Beach Road, Bras Basah Road, Cecil Street, Central Boulevard, Collyer Quay, Connaught Drive, Esplanade Drive, Fullerton Road, Marina Boulevard, Middle Road, Mountbatten Road, Old Airport Road, Nicoll Highway, North Boat Quay, North Bridge Road, Parliament Place, Raffles Avenue, Raffles Boulevard, Robinson Road, South Bridge Road, Stadium Boulevard, Stadium Crescent, Stadium Walk, St Andrew's Road, Stamford Road, Temasek Avenue and Temasek Boulevard.

With the road closures, the Marina Centre Terminal will not be in use, and service 195 will be temporarily diverted.

It will terminate at the New Bridge Road Terminal, and call at 10 new stops along the way for the five rehearsal days.