SBS Transit Feeder Bus Service 238

SBS Transit Feeder Bus Service 238 is a Feeder service operating from Toa Payoh Interchange and looping at Lorong 8 Toa Payoh, passing through Lorong 6 Toa Payoh.


Route
Bus Service 238: Toa Payoh ↺ Lor 8 Toa Payoh (Loop)
From Toa Payoh Looping at Lor 8 Toa Payoh
  • Lor 6 Toa Payoh
    – Toa Payoh Int NS19

    – Opp Toa Payoh Swim Cplx
    – Opp Toa Payoh Stadium
    – Opp Blk 26
  • Toa Payoh East
    – Blk 23
  • Lor 8 Toa Payoh
    – Opp Toa Payoh Polyclinic
    – Blk 231
    – Blk 227
    – Bef Blk 221
  • Braddell Rd
    – Blk 219
  • Lor 8 Toa Payoh
    – Blk 210 Mkt/FC
    – First Toa Payoh Pr Sch
    – Braddell Tech Bldg
    – Opp Blk 231
    – Toa Payoh Polyclinic
  • Toa Payoh East
    – Blk 25
  • Lor 6 Toa Payoh
    – Blk 27
    – Toa Payoh Stadium
    – Toa Payoh Swim Cplx
    – Toa Payoh Int NS19

 

Technical Information
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Toa Payoh Bus Interchange ↺ Lorong 8 Toa Payoh (Loop)
Passes Through Lorong 6 Toa Payoh, Toa Payoh East, Braddell Rd
Route Length 6.7 km
Travelling Time 35 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Bishan–Toa Payoh Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Braddell Bus Park (BRBP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Bus:
Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
Scania K230UB
Departure Times from Toa Payoh
0515hrs – 0045hrs (Daily)
Frequency Loop Service
0630-0830: 03 – 05 mins
0831-1659: 03 – 07 mins
1700-1900: 02 – 06 mins
After 1900: 03 – 06 mins

Feeder Service 238 serves residents and schools around Toa Payoh Lorong 6 and 8 to Toa Payoh Town Centre. It is also the only feeder service in Toa Payoh to not serve Braddell MRT. The route benefits from both residential and industrial demand from the estates and Toa Payoh Industrial Park.

During Eves of Public Holidays, last bus timings are extended to complement the extension of train operating hours.

Fare: Fares for Feeder Services are capped at 3.2km. See Bus Fares for exact fares.

MRT Station Served
Special Departures
  • Toa Payoh East (Blk 25) → Toa Payoh Int
    Weekdays: 0658hrs, 0718hrs, 0734hrs, 0759hrs, 0814hrs & 0837hrs

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Operator History
  • 1983 – 2001: Singapore Bus Services Ltd
  • 2001 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2026 under the Bishan – Toa Payoh Bus Package.

History
  • 1983 (26 Dec): Introduced by SBS as Toa Payoh Int – Lor 8 Toa Payoh (Loop)
  • 1998 (31 May): Amended to Toa Payoh Temp Int
  • 1999: Calls at a new pair of bus stops outside and opposite Toa Payoh Swim Cplx along Lor 6 Toa Payoh
  • 2001 (01 Nov): Operated by SBS Transit
  • 2002 (19 May): Amended to Toa Payoh Integrated Transport Hub
  • 2012 (03 Dec): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus service (WAB)
  • 2013: Service improvement under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP)

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External Links & References:

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One thought on “SBS Transit Feeder Bus Service 238

  • 8 June 2017 at 6:13 PM
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    There used to be bus 237 a long time ago, along with 238 which plys at Lorong 7 Toa Payoh. It is no longet existing now.

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