SBS Transit Nite Owl Bus 2N

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
  • Raffles Blvd
    – Marina Centre Terminal
  • Raffles Ave
    – Bef Temasek Ave
    Seating Gallery
    The Esplanade
  • Stamford Rd (Express)
  • North Bridge Rd
    – St. Andrew’s Cathedral
    Opp The Treasury
  • South Bridge Rd
    – Boat Quay
  • North Canal Rd (Express)
  • Eu Tong Sen St
    – Clarke Quay Stn
  • River Valley Rd
    – Clarke Quay
    – Liang Ct
    – UE Sq
  • Mohd Sultan Rd
    – Aft Unity St
  • Saiboo St (Express)
  • Havelock Rd
    – Hotel Miramar
    Holiday Inn Atrium
  • Zion Rd
    – The Boys’ Brigade HQ
    – Opp Great World City
  • Hoot Kiam Rd
    – Aft Zion Full Gospel Ch
  • Paterson Rd
    – Paterson Lodge
  • Orchard Rd
    – Lucky Plaza
    – Midpoint Orchard
    – Concorde Hotel S’pore
    – Dhoby Ghaut Stn
  • Prinsep St
    – Sch of The Arts
  • Selegie Rd
    – Peace Ctr
    – Selegie Ctr
  • Ophir Rd
    – Opp Rochor Ctr
    – Landmark Village Hotel
    – Near Bali Lane
  • East Coast Parkway (Express)
  • Still Rd South (Express)
  • Still Rd (Express)
  • Jln Eunos
    – Eunos Stn
    – Blk 17
    – Blk 322
  • Bedok Reservoir Rd
    – Blk 646
    – Blk 122
    – Blk 133
    – Blk 140
    – Aft Kaki Bt Ctr
    – Opp Blk 701
    – Blk 745
    – Opp Blk 716
    – Opp Waterfront Isle
    – Opp Waterfront Waves

    – Opp Waterfront Key
    – Opp The Clearwater Condo
    – Opp Bedok Reform Trg Ctr
  • Tampines Ave 1
    – Temasek Poly East G
    – Temasek Poly
    -Temasek Poly West G
  • Tampines Ave 8
    – Opp Springfield Sec Sch
    Opp Blk 871A
  • Tampines Ave 5
    – Blk 730
    – Bet Blks 701/702

    – Opp Darul Ghufran Mque
    – Opp Tampines Stadium
  • Tampines Ave 4
    – UOB Tampines Ctr
    – Tampines Stn/Int
  • Tampines St 41
    – Blk 417
  • Tampines Ave 9
    – Blk 496F
    – Blk 493B
  • Tampines St 45
    – Blk 491C
    Opp Blk 489A
    – Opp Blk 487B
  • Tampines St 34
    – East Spring Sec Sch
  • Tampines St 32
    – Blk 331
    – Blk 307A
  • Tampines Ave 2
    – Blk 302
    – Blk 285
    – The Holy Trinity Ch
    – Blk 101
  • Tampines Ave 5
    – Blk 938
  • Tampines Ave 4
    – Blk 945
    – Opp St. Hilda’s Sec Sch
  • Tampines Ave 3
    – Blk 819
    – Blk 827
    – Blk 888
Legend:

  • City
  • HDB Town 1
  • HDB Town 2

Notes:

  • Different fares apply within HDB towns and between HDB towns.
  • No Boarding at Marina Centre Terminal.
Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
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
Operator Information
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)
Frequency Direction 1
40 mins

Route History

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.

Departure Timings:

  • From Marina Centre Terminal: 0000, 0040, 0120, 0200

Fares:

Card/Cash Fares for Nite Owl Services:
Between HDB towns
Between City and HDB town
Within HDB Town
Child (card) Free Free
Student $2.10 $0.85
Adult, PWD*, WTCS** $4.40 $1.70
Senior Citizen $3.20 $1.25
*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.

Fleet:

Nite Owl 2N uses single deck buses from Bedok North Depot. They perform supplementary trips on Service 65 before performing 2N.


Gallery:


Operator History:

  • 2006 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2024 under the Tampines Bus Package.

History:

  • 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)

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