Five new wheelchair-accessible bus services to be launched on Dec 3

A SBS Transit bus captain helping a wheelchair user board a bus along Farrer Road.
A SBS Transit bus captain helping a wheelchair user board a bus along Farrer Road. PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Five new wheelchair-accessible bus services will be launched next Thursday (Dec 3), said SBS Transit.

The services are 107/107M, 179, 14e,89e and 151e.

Bus services 107/107M, 89e and 151e ply the routes between Hougang Central and Shenton Way, Airport Cargo Road and Kent Ridge Crescent respectively.

Additionally, bus service 179 is a loop service that connects Jurong West Central to Nanyang Technological University, while service 14e plies the route between Bedok North and Orchard Turn.

This will bring the total number of wheelchair-friendly bus services offered by SBS Transit to 204, or close to 92 per cent of all of SBS Transit's basic bus services.

Commuters can visit www.sbstransit.com.sg for more information about the bus routes.

yuensin@sph.com.sg