SBS Transit Bus Service 145

SBS Transit Bus Service 145 is a trunk service plying between Toa Payoh Int and Buona Vista Ter, passing through Balestier, Lavender, Clarke Quay, Tanjong Pagar Road, HarbourFront, Henderson Road, Redhill, Queenstown and Holland Village.


^ SBST Volvo B10TL (SBS9827Z) – Service 145

Route Information
Route Toa Payoh Bus Interchange  Buona Vista Bus Terminal  WAB_logo_20px
Passes Through Balestier, Lavender, Clarke Quay, Tanjong Pagar Rd, HarbourFront, Henderson, Redhill, Queenstown, Holland Village
Route Length 21.1km (D1) | 21.6km (D2)
Travelling Time 85mins
Operator Information
Current Operator SBS Transit
Current Depot Braddell Bus Park (BRBP)
Current Fleet Scania K230UB
Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro

Volvo B9TL
Departure Times from T1 0530 – 0000 (Daily)
Departure Times from T2 0530 – 2330 (Weekdays)
0530 – 0000 (Saturdays)
0600 – 2330 (Sundays/PHs)
Frequency Direction 1 Direction 2
0630-0830: 06 – 10 mins
0831-1659: 06 – 14 mins
1700-1930: 10 – 10 mins
After 1930: 10 – 14 mins
0630-0830: 07 – 10 mins
0831-1659: 06 – 13 mins
1700-1930: 06 – 13 mins
After 1930: 12 – 14 mins

Route History

Service 145 connects residential estates of Toa Payoh, Balestier, Redhill, Queenstown and Holland Village with the City areas of HarbourFront, Chinatown, Clarke Quay, Bras Basah and Lavender. The route is frequently patronized owing to the many connections it provides between City and residential estates.

The route shares its HarbourFront – Chinatown connection with Service 80, 143 and 166.

SBST Scania K230UB Euro V Batch 2 (SBS8726M) - Service 145A
SBST Scania K230UB Euro V Batch 2 (SBS8726M) – Service 145A

Shortworking Trips:

  • Service 145A: Tiong Bahru Rd (Redhill MRT Station) → Henderson Rd (Blk 1)
    Weekdays AM Peak only

Service 145A helps to relieve morning peak demand between Redhill MRT and Henderson Industrial Estate.

Fare: Charges fares for regular trunk services. See Bus Fares for exact fares.

Fleet: Service 145′s fleet comprises a majority of Scania K230UB buses with a smaller minority of Mercedes-Benz Citaro buses. A couple of Volvo B9TLs were added to the fleet in April 2015.

Route Information:

Direction 1 Direction 2
  • Toa Payoh Int
  • Jln Toa Payoh
  • Balestier Rd
  • Lavender St
  • Crawford St
  • North Bridge Rd
  • South Bridge Rd
  • Tg Pagar Rd
  • Keppel Rd
  • Telok Blangah Rd
  • Henderson Rd
  • Tiong Bahru Rd
  • Alexandra Rd
  • Commonwealth Ave
  • Holland Dr
  • Buona Vista Ter
  • Buona Vista Ter
  • Commonwealth Ave
  • Alexandra Rd
  • Tiong Bahru Rd
  • Henderson Rd
  • Telok Blangah Rd
  • Keppel Rd
  • Tg Pagar Rd
  • Kreta Ayer Rd
  • Eu Tong Sen St
  • Hill St
  • Victoria St
  • Kallang Rd
  • Lavender St
  • Balestier Rd
  • Thomson Rd
  • Jln Toa Payoh
  • Toa Payoh Int
Service 145 at a glance
Service 145 at a glance

Operator History:

  • 1971 – 1973: United Bus Company 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 2016. 

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History:

  • 1971 (11 Apr): Introduced between Lor 1 Toa Payoh and Keppel Harbour, operated by United Bus Company
  • 1971 (??): Extended to Pasir Panjang Road (near Clementi Road), and amended to Toa Payoh Town Centre
  • 1981 (16 Aug): Terminus relocated to Kent Ridge Ter
  • 1983 (26 Dec): Terminus relocated to Toa Payoh Int
  • 1989 (27 Aug): Amended to Buona Vista Ter with the integration of Service 145 and 186.
  • 1998 (31 May): Amended to Toa Payoh Temp Int
  • 2002 (19 May): Amended to air-conditioned Toa Payoh Integrated Transport Hub (ITH)
  • 2013 (09 Jun): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
  • 2015 (06 Apr): Double Deckers being deployed on this service

Past Routings:

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Gallery:

SBST Scania K230UB EuroV Batch2 (SBS5182B) - Service 145
SBST Scania K230UB EuroV Batch2 (SBS5182B) – Service 145

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