SBS Transit Nite Owl 5N

SBS Transit Nite Owl 5N is a unidirectional overnight route running from Marina Centre to Jurong West, passing through City Hall, Clarke Quay, Zion Road, Orchard Road, Farrer Road, Clementi, Jurong East and Jurong West. It is one of six Nite Owl routes operated by SBS Transit.


Route:

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Nite Owl 5N: Marina Centre → Jurong West St 92
  • 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
  • Bt Timah Rd
    – Little India Stn
  • Farrer Rd
    – Opp Lutheran Twrs
    Opp St. Margaret’s Sec Sch
    Opp Farrer Rd Stn
    – Spanish Village
    – Opp Tulip Gdn
  • Holland Rd
    – Aft Estoril Mans
    – Holland Village
  • Ulu Pandan Rd (Express)
  • Clementi Rd (Express)
  • Clementi Ave 2
    – Blk 355
  • Commonwealth Ave West
    – Opp Blk 329
    – Clementi Stn
    – Opp Blk 317
    – Nan Hua Pr Sch
  • Boon Lay Way (Express)
  • Jurong East Ctrl
    – Blk 209
  • Jurong East Ave 1
    – Blk 239
    – Blk 229
    – Parc Oasis
    – Blk 347
    – Opp Jurong Polyclinic
  • Jurong West Ave 1
    – Blk 490
    – Blk 463
    – Blk 457
    – Blk 502
    – Blk 536
  • Corporation Rd (Express)
  • Boon Lay Ave
    – Blk 213
    – Blk 185
    – River Valley High Sch
  • Jln Boon Lay
    – Opp Blk 695
  • Jurong West St 64
    – Blk 662D
  • Jurong West St 63
    – Blk 662A
    – Blk 658C
  • Jurong West St 61
    – Opp Jurong West Pr Sch
    – Blk 639
  • Jurong West Ave 4
    – Blk 717
  • Jurong West St 72
    – West Grove Pr Sch
    – Blk 729
  • Jurong West Ave 5
    – Blk 715
    – Blk 710
  • Jurong West St 91
    – Blk 962
    – Blk 932
    – Blk 920
  • Jurong West St 92
    – Blk 924
Legend:

  • City
  • HDB Town 1
  • HDB Town 2
  • HDB Town 3
  • HDB Town 4

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 → Jurong West St 92 (Blk 924)
Passes Through City Hall, Clarke Quay, Zion Road, Orchard Road, Farrer Road, Clementi, Jurong East, Jurong West
Route Length 38.9 km
Traveling Time 90 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Clementi Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Soon Lee Bus Park (SLBP)
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 5N connects the city areas of Marina Centre, City Hall, River Valley and Orchard with Farrer and the estates of Clementi, Jurong East and Jurong West. This service only operates on Fridays, Saturdays, eves of Public Holidays, with four trips on regular operating days.

The route has an express sector along Bukit Timah Rd (after Little India MRT) to Farrer Road,. It also does not call at selected bus stops along Holland Rd, Ulu Pandan Rd, Commonwealth Ave West and Boon lay Way.

During festive periods such as Christmas Eve or New Years’ Eve, operating hours are extended to 4am to cater for late-night dwellers.

Departure Timings:

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

Fares:

Card/Cash Fares for Nite Owl Services
Between City and HDB towns
Between HDB towns
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 5N uses Scania K230UBs or Mercedes-Benz Citaros from Soon Lee Bus Park. They perform supplementary trips on Express 502 before performing 5N.


 

Gallery:


Operator History:

  • 2006 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2025 under the Clementi Bus Package.

History:

  • 2006 (22 Dec): Introduced as a unidirectional night service from Marina Centre to Yishun to replace Nite Owl 174M
  • 2008 (31 Oct): Route extension to cover lost sectors after the withdrawal of Nite Owl 8N. Amended to ply Jurong West Avenue 1, Boon Lay Ave, Jln Boon Lay, Jurong West St 64/St 63/St 61/Ave 4/St 72/Ave 5/St 91/St 92 instead of Jurong West St 41/52/42.
  • 2016 (28 Mar): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)

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