SBS Transit Feeder Bus Service 317

SBST Feeder Service 317 is a Feeder service operating from Serangoon Interchange and looping at Berwick Drive, passing through Yio Chu Kang Road and Serangoon Gardens.


^ SBST Mercedes-Benz Citaro (SBS6475A) – Service 317

Route Information
Route Serangoon Bus Interchange ↺ Berwick Drive (Loop)  WAB_logo_20px
Passes Through Yio Chu Kang Rd, Serangoon Gdns
Route Length 9.5km
Travelling Time 50mins
Operator Information
Current Operator SBS Transit
Current Depot Hougang Bus Depot (HGDEP)
Current Fleet Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
Departure Times from T1 0530 – 0050 (Weekdays, Sat)
0545 – 0050 (Sundays/PHs)
Frequency Loop Service
0630-0830: 07 – 09 mins
0831-1659: 08 – 16 mins
1700-1930: 08 – 10 mins
After 1930: 09 – 17 mins

Route History

Feeder Service 317 serves within the Serangoon Garden estate, linking the private estate and Serangoon Garden circus with Serangoon Town Centre. The route benefits residents of the low-density private housing estate with bus connections to Serangoon MRT and various amenities at Serangoon Central.

Fare: Fares for Feeder Services are capped at 3.2km. Refer to Bus Fares.

Fleet: Service 317’s fleet comprises of Mercedes-Benz Citaros. Two additional Citaros were added under the BSEP scheme in Dec 2012.

Route Information:

Loop Service (via Berwick Dr)
  • Serangoon Int
  • Serangoon Ave 2
  • Upp Serangoon Rd
  • Boundary Rd
  • Yio Chu Kang Link
  • Yio Chu Kang Rd
  • Serangoon Garden Way
  • Chartwell Dr
  • Burghley Dr
  • Berwick Dr
  • Tavistock Ave
  • Tavistock Ave
  • Hemsley Ave
  • Kensington Park Rd
  • Serangoon Garden Way
  • Yio Chu Kang Rd
  • Yio Chu Kang Link
  • Boundary Rd
  • Upp Serangoon Rd
  • Serangoon Ave 2
  • Serangoon Int
Service 317 at a glance
Service 317 at a glance

Operator History:

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

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2016.

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History:

  • Late 1970s: Introduced as Service 217, plying Serangoon Gardens Ter – Tavistock Ave (Loop), via Chartwell Dr, Berwick Dr, Hemsley Ave and Kensington Park Rd
  • Late 1980s: Extended to Serangoon Int (along Serangoon Ctrl), via Serangoon Gdn Way, Yio Chu Kang Rd, Yio Chu Kang Link, Boundary Rd, Upp Serangoon Rd and Serangoon Ctrl
  • 1996: Renumbered to Service 317
  • 1996: Amended to ply Upp Serangoon Rd and Boundary Rd (in return direction)
  • 2011 (03 Sep): Plies along Upp Serangoon Rd and Boundary Rd instead of Serangoon Ctrl with the opening of the new Serangoon Bus Interchange
  • 2011 (26 Sep): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus service (WAB)
  • 2013: Service improvement under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP)
  • 2015 (04 May): Last bus extended to 0050hrs daily

Past Routings:

  • Late 1970s: Serangoon Garden Ter, Chartwell Dr, Burghley Dr, Berwick Dr, Tavistock Ave, Hemsley Ave, Kensington Park Rd, Serangoon Garden Ter
  • Late 1980s: Serangoon Int, Serangoon Ctrl, Upp Serangoon Rd, Boundary Rd, Yio Chu Kang Link, Yio Chu Kang Rd, Serangoon Gdn Way, Chartwell Dr, Burghley Dr, Berwick Dr, Tavistock Ave, Hemsley Ave, Kensington Park Rd, Serangoon Gdn Way, Yio Chu Kang Rd, Yio Chu Kang Link, Serangoon Ctrl, Serangoon Int
  • Late 1996: Serangoon Int, Serangoon Ctrl, Upp Serangoon Rd, Boundary Rd, Yio Chu Kang Link, Yio Chu Kang Rd, Serangoon Gdn Way, Chartwell Dr, Burghley Dr, Berwick Dr, Tavistock Ave, Hemsley Ave, Kensington Park Rd, Serangoon Gdn Way, Yio Chu Kang Rd, Yio Chu Kang Link, Boundary Rd, Upp Serangoon Rd, Serangoon Ctrl, Serangoon Int
  • 2011: Serangoon Int, Serangoon Ave 2, Upp Serangoon Rd, Boundary Rd, Yio Chu Kang Link, Yio Chu Kang Rd, Serangoon Gdn Way, Chartwell Dr, Burghley Dr, Berwick Dr, Tavistock Ave, Hemsley Ave, Kensington Park Rd, Serangoon Gdn Way, Yio Chu Kang Rd, Yio Chu Kang Link, Boundary Rd, Upp Serangoon Rd, Serangoon Ave 2, Serangoon Int

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References:

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