Temporary bus service 979M to link Choa Chu Kang to Bukit Panjang MRT station

The route of bus service number 979M linking Bukit Panjang MRT and LRT stations to Choa Chu Kang North 5.
The route of bus service number 979M linking Bukit Panjang MRT and LRT stations to Choa Chu Kang North 5.PHOTO: SCREENGRAB FROM SMRT / LTA PRESS RELEASE

SINGAPORE - A temporary bus service linking Bukit Panjang MRT and LRT stations to Choa Chu Kang North 5 will be launched from Sunday (April 24).

The new service number 979M will provide residents of Choa Chu Kang North 5 with a direct connection to Bukit Panjang MRT station, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) and SMRT said in a joint statement.

Service 979M operates daily from 6am to 11.30pm at intervals of 30 minutes. It will also operate on public holidays.

The service is a temporary route which will be integrated into Service 979 when the widening of the junction between Stagmont Ring and Woodlands Road by LTA is completed.


The route of bus service number 979M linking Bukit Panjang MRT and LRT stations to Choa Chu Kang North 5. PHOTO: SCREENGRAB FROM SMRT / LTA PRESS RELEASE

For more information, passengers may contact the SMRT Customer Hotline at 1800-336-8900 from 7.30am to 6.30pm on weekdays (except public holidays) or visit www.smrt.com.sg.