SBS Transit Bus Service 156

SBS Transit Bus Service 156 is a trunk service plying between Sengakng Interchange and Clementi Interchange, passing through Buangkok, Yio Chu Kang Road, Lorong Chuan, Bishan, Thomson, Bukit Timah, Sixth Avenue, Ulu Pandan and Clementi Avenue 2.


Route
Bus Service 156: Sengkang ↔ Clementi
Direction 1
From Sengkang
Direction 2
From Clementi
  • Sengkang Sq
    – Sengkang Int NE16STC
  • Sengkang East Way
    – Sengkang Stn NE16STC
  • Sengkang East Rd
    – Sengkang Community Hub NE16STC
    – Blk 201 CP
    – Aft Sengkang East Ave
    – Bef Buangkok Dr
  • Buangkok Green
    – Blk 565
    – Blk 579
    – Blk 911
    – Blk 969
  • Yio Chu Kang Rd
    – Blk 953
    – Gracehaven S Army
    – Opp Blk 139
    – Toho Green
    – Aft S’goon Nth Ave 1
    – Aft S’goon Gdn Way
    – Bef Tai Seng Chr Ch
  • Yio Chu Kang Lk
    – S’goon Sports Cplx
  • Boundary Rd
    – Blk 257A
    – Blk 233
  • Lor Chuan
    – Blk 307
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 1
    – Opp Golden Hill Est
    – Bef Ang Mo Kio Ave 10
  • Bishan Rd
    – Opp Bishan Pk
    – Opp Blk 217
    – Bishan Stn NS17CC15
    – Opp Raffles Inst
  • Braddell Rd
    – Aft Bishan Rd
    – Braddell View
  • Thomson Rd
    – Mt Alvernia Hosp
    – Aft Toa Payoh Rise CC17
    – SLF Cplx
    – Opp S’pore Polo Club
    – Opp Old Police Acad
  • Whitley Rd
    – Opp Old Police Acad
    – Catholic JC
    – St. Joseph’s Inst
    – Aft Tanglin CC
  • Bt Timah Rd
    – Bef Lewis Rd
    – NUS Bt Timah Campus
    – Botanic Gdns Stn CC19DT9
    – Bef Crown Ctr
    – Coronation Plaza
    – Tan Kah Kee Stn DT8
    – Chinese High Sch
    – Opp Natl JC
    – Sixth Ave Stn DT7
  • Sixth Ave
    – Sixth Ave Ville
    – Avenue Villa
    – Opp Garlick Ville
    – Dynasty Lodge
    – Regent Villa
    – Opp Hse No. 516
    – Hse No. 589
  • Holland Rd
    – Cold Storage Jelita
    – Bef Moonbeam Wk
  • Ulu Pandan Rd
    – Pandan Valley Condo
    – Aft Pandan Valley
    – Pine Gr Condo
    – Bef Clementi Rd
  • Clementi Ave 2
    – Blk 355
  • C’wealth Ave West
    – Opp Blk 329
    – Clementi Stn EW23
  • Clementi Ave 3
    – Clementi Int EW23
  • Clementi Ave 3
    – Clementi Int EW23
    – NTUC Fairprice
  • Clementi Ave 2
    – Blk 334
  • Ulu Pandan Rd
    – Police KINS Trg Camp
    – Opp Pine Gr Condo
    – Opp Pandan Valley
    – Opp Pandan Valley Condo
  • Holland Rd
    – Opp Moonbeam Wk
    – Opp Cold Storage Jelita
  • Sixth Ave
    – Hse No. 578
    – Hse No. 532
    – Opp Regent Villa
    – Opp Dynasty Gdn II
    – Garlick Ville
    – Aft Lantana Ave
  • Dunearn Rd
    – Opp Sixth Ave Stn DT7
    – Aft Jln Naga Sari
    – Natl JC
    – Opp Tan Kah Kee Stn DT8
    – Opp Coronation Plaza
    – Opp Botanic Gdns Stn CC19DT9
    – Aft Kheam Hock Rd
    – Aft Dunkirk Ave
  • Whitley Rd
    – Raffles Town Club
  • PIE
    – Opp Catholic JC
    – Old Police Acad
  • Thomson Rd
    – Old Police Acad
    – S’pore Polo Club
    – Opp SLF Cplx
    – Aft Andrew Rd CC17
    – MacRitchie Resvr
  • Braddell Rd
    – Opp Braddell View
    – Bef Bishan Rd
  • Bishan Rd
    – Raffles Inst
    – Opp Bishan Stn NS17CC15
    – Blk 210
    – Bishan Pk
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 1
    – Aft Ang Mo Kio Ave 10
    – Golden Hill Est
  • Lor Chuan
    – Cardiff Residence
  • Boundary Rd
    – Blk 230
    – Opp Blk 257
  • Yio Chu Kang Lk
    – Opp S’goon Sports Cplx
  • Yio Chu Kang Rd
    – Bef St. Helier’s Ave
    – Aft S’goon Nth Ave 1
    – Blk 133
    – Blk 138
    – Opp Gracehaven S Army
    – Opp Blk 953
  • Buangkok Green
    – Opp Blk 968
    – Opp Blk 910
    – Opp Blk 579
    – Opp Blk 565
  • Sengkang East Rd
    – Aft Buangkok Dr
    – Bef Sengkang East Ave
    – Blk 301D
    – Blk 323B NE16STC
  • Sengkang East Way
    – Opp Sengkang Stn/Blk 260A NE16STC
  • Compassvale Rd
    – Blk 240 NE16STC
  • Sengkang Sq
    – Sengkang Int NE16STC

 

Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Sengkang Bus Interchange  Clementi Bus Interchange
Passes Through Buangkok, Yio Chu Kang Rd, Lorong Chuan, Bishan, Thomson Rd, Whitley Rd (PIE), Bukit Timah, Sixth Ave, Ulu Pandan, Clementi Ave 2
Route Length 25.6 km (D1) | 26.0 km (D2)
Travelling Time 90 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Clementi Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Bukit Batok Bus Depot (BBDEP)
Hougang Bus Depot
(HGDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Buses:
Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
Scania K230UB
Volvo B10BLE
Departure Times from Sengkang
0515 – 2330 (Weekdays, Saturdays)
0545 – 2330 (Sundays/PHs)
Departure Times from Clementi
0530 – 2330 (Weekdays, Saturdays)
0600 – 2330 (Sundays/PHs)
Frequency Direction 1
Direction 2
0630hrs – 0830hrs: 09 – 16 mins
0831hrs – 1659hrs: 08 – 17 mins
1700hrs – 1900hrs: 11 – 14 mins
After 1900hrs: 15 – 19 mins
0630hrs – 0830hrs: 12 – 13 mins
0831hrs – 1659hrs: 09 – 17 mins
1700hrs – 1900hrs: 10 – 16 mins
After 1900hrs: 13 – 17 mins

 

Service 156 is a residential route connecting the estates of Sengkang, Buangkok, Bishan and Clementi with low-density housing around Bukit Timah and Sixth Avenue. It is also the only SBS Transit service to serve Sixth Avenue.

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
  • Bishan Road (Opp Bishan Stn)  Sengkang Int
    Weekdays: 0555hrs
  • Yio Chu Kang Road (Opp Blk 139)  Clementi Int
    Sundays/PHs: 0545hrs

 


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Operator History
  • 1993 – 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
  • 1993 (05 Dec): Introduced by SBS between Serangoon Int Clementi Int
  • 2001 (19 Jul): Extended to Sengkang Temp Int
  • 2003 (18 Jan): Amended to air-conditioned Sengkang Integrated Transport Hub (ITH)
  • 2006 (29 Oct): Amended to Clementi (Temp) Int
  • 2011 (04 Sep): Calls at a new bus stop outside Botanic Gdns Stn along Bt Timah Rd
  • 2011 (26 Sep): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
  • 2011 (26 Nov): Amended to Clementi Integrated Transport Hub
  • 2015 (27 Dec): Calls at a new bus stop along Dunearn Rd (42019 Opp Sixth Ave Stn)
Past Routings

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