SBS Transit Bus Service 137

SBS Transit Bus Service 137 is a trunk service plying between Sims Place and Upper East Coast, passing through Paya Lebar, Ubi, Kaki Bukit and Bedok. It is the 78th Bus Service launched under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP).

In conjunction with the opening of Downtown Line 3, SBS Transit Bus Service 137 will be launched on 21 October 2017. (See also: Downtown Line 3 – Bus Service Enhancements)

 
 





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Bus Service 137: Sims Place ↔ Upper East Coast
Direction 1
Towards Upp East Coast
Direction 2
Towards Sims Place
  • Sims Pl
    – Sims Pl Ter
    – Blk 49 Mkt/FC
  • Sims Dr
    – Opp Blk 53
  • Aljunied Rd
    – Aljunied Stn EW9
  • Sims Ave
    – Aft Aljunied Stn EW9
    – Blk 134
    – Sims Ville
  • Paya Lebar Rd
    – Paya Lebar Stn Exit C EW8CC9
    – Opp Cisco Ctr
  • Ubi Ave 2
    – Blk 3019
  • Ubi Rd 1
    – Opp Meiban Ind Bldg
  • Ubi Ave 1
    – Ubi Techpark
    – Opp Paya Ubi Ind Pk
    – Opp Blk 343
    – Maha Bodhi Sch
  • Ubi Ave 2
    – Ubi Stn Exit A DT27
  • Ubi Rd 3
    – Blk 3032A
  • Ubi Ave 3
    – Cycle & Carriage
  • Kaki Bt Ave 2
    – Kaki Bt Autohub
  • Kaki Bt Rd 3
    – The Leo
  • Kaki Bt Ave 3
    – Opp Tech View
    – Bartley Biz Ctr
  • Kaki Bt Rd 4 (Express)
  • Kaki Bt Ave 6
    – Autobay @ Kaki Bt
  • Kaki Bt Rd 5
    – Aft Bartley Viaduct
  • Bedok Nth Rd
    – Bet Blks 705/706
    – Bedok Nth Stn Exit B DT29
    – Blk 547
  • Bedok Nth Ave 1
    – Blk 546
  • Bedok Nth St 3
    – Opp Blk 550
    – Blk 526
  • Bedok Nth Ave 2
    – Blk 510
    – Opp Blk 416
  • Bedok Nth St 1
    – Opp Bedok Ctrl PO
  • Bedok Nth Ave 3
    – Opp Blk 220 CP
  • New Upp Changi Rd
    – Blk 27
    – Bedok Stn Exit A EW5
  • Bedok Sth Rd
    – Panasonic
    – Fujitec S’pore Ltd
  • Bedok Sth Ave 1
    – Casafina
  • Upp East Coast Rd
    – Evergreen Gdn
    – Bef Sennett Rd
    – The Summit
    – Aft Parbury Ave
    – Opp Temasek Sec Sch
    – Kew Green Condo
    – Upp East Coast Ter
  • Upp East Coast Rd
    – Upp East Coast Ter
    – Opp Kew Green Condo
    – Temasek Sec Sch
    – Aft Bedok Sth Ave 3
    – Calvary Ably of God Ch
    – Opp The Summit
    – Aft Sennett Rd
    – Opp Evergreen Ave
  • Bedok Sth Ave 1
    – Opp Casafina/Temasek JC
  • Bedok Sth Rd
    – Aft Bedok Sth Ave 1
    – Opp Panasonic
  • New Upp Changi Rd
    – Bedok Stn Exit B EW5
    – Blk 221A
  • Bedok Nth Ave 3
    – Blk 220 CP
  • Bedok Nth St 1
    – Bedok Ctrl PO
  • Bedok Nth Ave 2
    – Blk 416
    – Blk 515
  • Bedok Nth St 3
    – Blk 512
    – Blk 550
  • Bedok Nth Ave 1
    – Opp Blk 546
  • Bedok Nth Rd
    – Blk 45
    – Bedok Nth Stn Exit A DT29
  • Kaki Bt Rd 5
    – Bef Bartley Viaduct
  • Kaki Bt Ave 6
    – Opp Autobay @ Kaki Bt
  • Kaki Bt Rd 4 (Express)
  • Kaki Bt Ave 3
    – Shun Li Ind Pk
    – Techview
  • Kaki Bt Rd 3
    – Empire Technocentre
  • Kaki Bt Ave 2
    – Opp Kaki Bt Autohub
  • Ubi Ave 3
    – Aft Regent Motors
  • Ubi Rd 3
    – Bef Ubi Rd 4
  • Ubi Ave 2
    – Ubi Stn Exit B DT27
  • Ubi Ave 1
    – Blk 318
    – Blk 343
    – Paya Ubi Ind Pk
    – Ubi 55
  • Ubi Rd 1
    – Meiban Ind Bldg
  • Ubi Ave 2
    – Aztech Bldg
  • Paya Lebar Rd
    – MacPherson Stn Exit B CC10DT26
    – Cisco Ctr
    – Paya Lebar Stn Exit B EW8CC9
  • Geylang Rd
    – Opp Lor 39 Geylang
    – Aft Lor 34 Geylang
    – Aft Lor 28 Geylang
  • Aljunied Rd
    – Opp KH Plaza
    – Opp Aljunied Stn
  • Sims Dr
    – Bef Blk 53
    – Blk 45
  • Sims Pl
    – Sims Pl Ter
Technical Information
Route  Sims Place Bus Terminal ↔ Upper East Coast Bus Terminal
Passes Through Aljunied, Paya Lebar, Ubi, Kaki Buki, Bedok North, Bedok
Route Length 18.4km (D1) | 18.9km (D2)
Travelling Time 80 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Serangoon–Eunos Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Hougang Bus Depot (HGDEP)
Bedok North Bus Depot (BNDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Double Deck Bus:
Volvo B9TL
12-metre Single Deck Bus:
– Mercedes-Benz Citaro
Departure Times from Sims Pl 0600hrs  2330hrs (Daily)
Departure Times from Upp East Coast 0600hrs  2330hrs (Daily)
Frequency Direction 1  Direction 2
0630 – 0830: 15 mins
0830 – 1600: 15 mins
1600 – 1900: 15 mins
After 1900: 15 mins
0630 – 0830: 15 mins
0830 – 1600: 15 mins
1600 – 1900: 15 mins
After 1900: 15 mins
Bus Service 137 Launch Poster
Bus Service 137 Launch Poster

Bus Service 137 is a trunk service from Sims Place to Upper East Coast. The route is the 78th bus service launched under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP), complementing bus connections between existing housing and industrial developments to Downtown Line stations, as well as serving new bus stops in the Ubi area.

The service now provides bus connections from the Sims Place estate directly to Aljunied and Paya Lebar MRT stations. Industries at Ubi Avenue 1 / Ubi Road 3 and Kaki Bukit now have direct connections to stations along the Downtown Line such as MacPhersonUbi and Bedok North. Residents at Bedok North receive bus connections to Bedok North MRT, and finally, residents at Upper East Coast and Bayshore receive direct bus connections to Bedok MRT.

Bus Service 137 also serves the following amenities along its route:

  • Sims Place Market & Hawker Ctr
  • Geylang Methodist School (Primary & Secondary)
  • Paya Lebar Square
  • Lifelong Learning Institute
  • Manjusri Secondary School
  • Maha Bodi School
  • Kaki Bukit CC
  • Blk 511 Market & Hawker Ctr
  • Heartbeat @ Bedok
  • Bedok Swimming Complex
  • Bedok Mall
  • Temasek Junior College
  • Singapore Hokkien Huay Kuan Cultural Academy
  • Temasek Primary School
  • Temasek Secondary School
MRT Stations Served:
Special Departures:

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


Operator History:
  • 2017 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

Route History:

  • 2017 (21 Oct): Launched under the BSEP. Wheelchair accessible at launch.

Gallery:


See Also:

External Links & References:

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4 thoughts on “SBS Transit Bus Service 137

  • 11 October 2017 at 1:25 PM
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    Bus service will be under AMDEP control, not HGDEP despite being in Serangoon-Eunos package.

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  • 30 September 2017 at 5:00 PM
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    This is a old bus service with a new route. Many years ago this bus service already existed. From Toa Payoh to Zoo.

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  • 27 September 2017 at 6:30 PM
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    Some sort like svc 3,Too winding..Happy journey stuck in jams at Ubi & Kaki Bukit

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