SBS Transit Bus Service 111

SBS Transit Bus Service 111 is a trunk route from Ghim Moh Terminal and looping at Suntec City, passing through Commonwealth, Queenstown, Tanglin, Orchard, Dhoby Ghaut and Temasek Avenue.


Route
Bus Service 111: Ghim Moh – Temasek Ave (Loop)
From Ghim Moh Looping at Temasek Ave
  • Ghim Moh Rd
    – Ghim Moh Ter
    – Opp Blk 13
  • C’wealth Ave
    – Blk 43 EW21CC22
    – Blk 8
    – C’wealth Stn Exit B/C EW20
    – Aft Ch of Our Saviour
    – Queenstown Stn Exit B/C EW19
    – Blk 53A CP
  • Alexandra Rd
    – Aft Dawson Rd
    – Opp SIS Bldg
  • Tanglin Rd
    – Aft Margaret Dr
    – Opp Chatsworth Rd
    – Aft Rochalie Dr
    – British High Commission
    – Aft Tomlinson Rd
  • Orchard Rd
    – Delfi Orchard
    – Royal Thai Embassy
    – Orchard Stn/Lucky Plaza NS22
    – Opp Somerset Stn NS23
    – Concorde Hotel S’pore
    – Dhoby Ghaut Stn NS24NE6CC1 
  • Bras Basah Rd
    – Bencoolen Stn Exit B DT21
    – Aft Bras Basah Stn Exit A CC2
    – Raffles Hotel EW13NS25
  • Temasek Blvd
    – Suntec Convention Ctr CC3
  • Temasek Ave
    – Promenade Stn CC4DT15
    – Opp The Ritz-Carlton
  • Raffles Ave
    – Seating Gallery
    – The Esplanade
  • Stamford Rd
    – Capitol Bldg EW13NS25
    – SMU CC2
  • Orchard Rd
    – YMCA
  • Penang Rd
    – Dhoby Ghaut Stn NS24NE6CC1
    – Winsland Hse
  • Somerset Rd
    – Somerset Stn NS23
  • Grange Rd
    – Natl Youth Council
  • Orchard Blvd
    – Bef Orchard Stn Exit B NS22
    – Opp Four Seasons Hotel
    – Bef Tomlinson Rd
  • Grange Rd
    – Grange Residences
  • Tanglin Rd
    – Opp British High Comsn
    – Bef Rochalie Dr
    – Bef Chatsworth Rd
    – Crescent Girls’ Sch
  • Alexandra Rd
    – SIS Bldg
    – Bef Dawson Rd
  • C’wealth Ave
    – Queens Condo
    – Queenstown Stn Exit A/D EW19
    – Blk 42
    – C’wealth Stn Exit A/D EW20
    – Opp Blk 7B
    – Opp Blk 43 EW21CC22
  • Ghim Moh Rd
    – Blk 13
    – Ghim Moh Ter

 

Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Ghim Moh Bus Terminal ↺ Temasek Avenue (Loop)
Passes Through Queenstown, Tanglin Rd, Orchard, Dhoby Ghaut, Suntec City
Route Length 22.8 km
Travelling Time 85 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Clementi Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Ayer Rajah Bus Park (ARBP)
Current Fleet

12-metre Double Deck Buses:
Volvo B9TL
12-metre Single Deck Buses:
Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
Scania K230UB

Departure Times from Ghim Moh
0600 – 0000 (Daily)
Departure Times from Temasek Ave (Promenade Stn) 0641 – 0038 (Weekdays)
0640 – 0040 (Saturdays)
0636 – 0035 (Sundays & Public Holidays)
Frequency Loop Service
0630 – 0830: 09 – 11 mins
0831 – 1659: 10 – 13 mins
1700 – 1900: 10 – 11 mins
After 1900: 10 – 14 mins

 

Service 111 primarily serves residents of Ghim Moh, Commonwealth and Queenstown with connections to Orchard Road and Marina Centre. Along with SMRT Service 857, they are the only daily full-day services to loop at the Marina Centre area.

The fast connection provided between housing estates and the Central areas makes this route a popular travel option. It remains one of two routes to serve the low density developments around Tanglin Road.

Fare: Charges basic distance fares. See Bus Fares. Calculate your bus fare using LTA’s fare calculator on MyTransport.sg here.

MRT Stations Served
Special Departures
  • Penang Road (Dhoby Ghaut Stn)  Ghim Moh Ter
    Weekdays: 0600hrs, 0613hrs, 0625hrs, 0638hrs
    Weekdays Sch Hols: 0600hrs, 0612hrs, 0624hrs, 0636hrs
    Saturdays: 0600hrs, 0612hrs, 0624hrs, 0637hrs
    Sundays/PHs: 0630hrs

 


Service 111 at a glance. Click for larger image.

Operator History
  • 1970s – 1973: Associated Bus Services Pte Ltd
  • 1973 – 2001: Singapore Bus Services Ltd
  • 2001 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2025 under the Clementi Bus Package.

History
  • 1971 (11 Apr): Introduced between Upp Serangoon Rd (6½ m.s / 10.5 km) and Commonwealth Ave/North Buona Vista Rd, operated by Associated Bus Services
  • 1980s: Amended to Buona Vista Ter
  • 1983 (30 Oct): Amended to Hougang Int
  • 1989 (05 Nov): Amended to Ghim Moh Ter
  • 1994 (17 Dec): Extended to Hougang Ctrl Int
  • 1998 (24 May) to 2001 (19 May): Terminus relocated to Hougang Ctrl Temp Int
  • 2003 (27 Jul): Shortened to start from Ghim Moh terminal and loop at Marina Centre under Phase 2 of NEL Rationalisation.
  • 2012 (25 Jun): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
Past Routings
External Links & References

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