Service Announcement - Update on temporary Bus route diversion for Chinese New Year Celebrations Chingay 2020 Night Fiesta

Due to Chinese New Year celebrations for Chingay 2020 Night Fiesta, some SMRT bus services will skip stops along Eu Tong Sen Street, New Bridge Road, Outram Road and Upper Cross Street on the following date and time:




Sunday, 2 February 2020

2.00pm to 11.59pm


The duration of the diversion was previously listed as 6.00pm to 11.59pm. Authorities have extended the timing for route diversions according to updated event requirements.


Affected services are 61, 190, 961M and 970.


Please refer to the attached poster for more information.


For more information, please contact the SMRT Customer Hotline at 1800-336-8900 from 7.30am to 8.00pm daily, or visit