SBS Transit Feeder Bus Service 261

SBS Transit Feeder Bus Service 261 is a Feeder service running between Ang Mo Kio Bus Interchange and Ang Mo Kio Industrial Park 1, passing through Ang Mo Kio Avenue 3 and 10.


Route:

Bus Service 261: Ang Mo Kio ↺ Ang Mo Kio Industrial Park 1 (Loop)
From Ang Mo Kio
Looping at Ang Mo Kio Ind Pk 1
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
    – Ang Mo Kio Int NS16
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
    – Ang Mo Kio Stn NS16
    – Blk 586
    – Blk 570
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 10
    – Blk 465
    – Blk 475
    – Opp Townsville Pr Sch
  • Ang Mo Kio Ind Pk 1
    – Opp Blk 4025
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 10
    – Blk 409A
    – Blk 443
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
    – Blk 452
    – Blk 427
    – Opp Ang Mo Kio Stn NS16
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
    – Ang Mo Kio Int NS16

 

Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Ang Mo Kio Bus Interchange ↺ Ang Mo Kio Industrial Park 1 (Loop)
Passes Through Ang Mo Kio Ave 3, Ang Mo Kio Ave 10
Route Length 4.8 km
Travelling Time 25 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Seletar Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Ang Mo Kio Bus Depot (AMDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Buses:
Mercedes-Benz Citaro
Scania K230UB
Departure Times from Ang Mo Kio
0510hrs – 0105hrs (Daily)
Frequency Loop Service
0630 – 0830: 03 – 05 mins
0831 – 1659: 04 – 09 mins
1700 – 1900: 04 – 07 mins
After 1900: 05 – 10 mins

SBS Transit Feeder Bus Service 261 is a short feeder route serving residents and schools at Ang Mo Kio Neighborhood 4 (along Ang Mo Kio Avenue 10) with connections to Ang Mo Kio Town Centre, and also provides connections to and from Ang Mo Kio Industrial Park 1.

The service benefits from demand from both residential estates and the industrial estate in opposite directions during peak hours, making the route highly efficient in terms of fleet usage over distance.

MRT Stations Served:

Fare: Fares for Feeder Services are capped at 3.2km. See Bus Fares. Calculate your bus fare using LTA’s fare calculator on MyTransport.sg here.


Gallery:

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

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2023 under the Seletar Bus Package.

History:
  • 1978 (11 Jan): Introduced by SBS as Ang Mo Kio Ave 6 – Ang Mo Kio St 24/22 (Loop)
  • 1979 (19 Mar): Amended to loop at Ang Mo Kio Industrial Park 1
  • 1980 (06 Jan): Amended to terminate at Ang Mo Kio Ave 3 (Roadside Ter)
  • 1981 (05 Jul): Amended to Ang Mo Kio Ter at AMK Central 2, skipping Ang Mo Kio St 22.
  • 1981 (12 Jul): New route as Ang Mo Kio Ind Pk 1 – Ang Mo Kio Ave 3 & St 22 (Loop),
  • 1981 (10 Aug): Amended back to AMK Ave 3 Ter – AMK Industrial Park 1 (Loop), following withdrawal of Service 264
  • 1983 (10 Apr): Amended to Ang Mo Kio Int
  • 2002 (24 Mar): Amended to Ang Mo Kio Temp Int at Ang Mo Kio Ctrl 2
  • 2007 (28 Apr): Amended to air-conditioned Ang Mo Kio Int
  • 2011 (07 Mar): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus service (WAB)
  • 2013: Service improvement under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP)
  • 2015 (Dec): Bus Service Reliability Framework (BSRF) implemented for trial till Aug 2016

Past Routings (Major Amendments):

  • 1978: Not available
  • 1979: Ang Mo Kio Int, AMK Ave 3, AMK St 22, AMK St 24, AMK Ave 6, AMK Ave 6, AMK Ave 3, AMK Ave 10, AMK Ind Pk 1, AMK Ave 10, AMK Ave 3, AMK St 22, AMK St 24, AMK Ave 3, Ang Mo Kio Int
  • 1980: Not available
  • End 1981: Ang Mo Kio Industrial Park 1, AMK Ave 10, AMK Ind Pk 1, AMK Ave 10, AMK Ave 3, AMK St 22, AMK St 24, AMK Ave 6, AMK Ave 3, AMK Ave 10, AMK Ind Pk 1, AMK Ave 10, Ang Mo Kio Industrial Park 1
  • 1983: Current routing. No major amendments since 1983.

 

External Links & References:

Back to Ang Mo Kio Townlink and Feeder services
Back to Feeder, Townlink and Intratown routes
Back to Bus Services
Back to Bus Articles

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