SBS Transit Nite Owl 2N is a unidirectional overnight route running from Marina Centre to Tampines, passing through City Hall, Clarke Quay, Zion Road, Orchard Road, Ophir Road and Bedok Reservoir. It is one of six Nite Owl routes operated by SBS Transit.
Route:Route Details (Click to expand)
|Nite Owl 2N: Marina Centre → Tampines Ave 3|
||Marina Centre Bus Terminal → Tampines Ave 3 (Blk 888)|
|Passes Through||City Hall, Clarke Quay, Zion Road, Orchard Road, Ophir Road, Bedok Reservoir|
|Route Length||38.7 km|
|Traveling Time||90 mins|
|BCM Route Package||Tampines Bus Package|
|Current Operator||SBS Transit Ltd|
|Current Depot||Bedok North Bus Depot (BNDEP)|
|Current Fleet||12-metre Single Deck Bus:
– Scania K230UB
– Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
|Departure Times from Marina Centre
||0000 – 0200 (Fridays, Saturdays & Eves of Public Holidays)|
Nite Owl 2N connects the City areas of Marina Centre, City Hall, River Valley, Orchard and Rochor with the estates of Bedok Reservoir, Tampines East and Tampines West. This service only operates on Fridays, Saturdays, eves of Public Holidays, with four trips on normal operating days. The route has an express sector between Ophir Road and Jalan Eunos, via East Coast Parkway (ECP). Still Road South and Still Road.
Nite Owl 2N shares some stops in Bedok Reservoir as well as Tampines as NightRider NR7. However, from the city, Nite Owl 2N takes a shorter time to travel to Bedok Reservoir / Tampines as compared to NR7.
During festive periods such as Christmas Eve or New Years’ Eve, operating hours are extended to 4am for the benefit of late-night dwellers.
- From Marina Centre Terminal: 0000, 0040, 0120, 0200
|Card/Cash Fares for Nite Owl Services:|
|Between HDB towns
Between City and HDB town
|Within HDB Town|
|Adult, PWD*, WTCS**||$4.40||$1.70|
|*PWD = Persons with Disabilities
** WTCS = WorkFare Transport Concession Scheme cardholders
Bus concession passes are not applicable for Nite Owl services.
This service charges flat fares; distance-based fares not applicable.
Nite Owl 2N uses single deck buses from Bedok North Depot. They perform supplementary trips on Service 65 before performing 2N.
- 2006 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd
The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2024 under the Tampines Bus Package.
- 2006 (22 Dec): Introduced as a unidirectional night service from Marina Centre to Tampines to replace Nite Owl 65M
- 2008 (31 Aug): Calls at more bus stops along Bedok Reservoir Road instead of express.
- 2016 (28 Mar): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)