Go-Ahead Bus Service 62

Go-Ahead Bus Service 62 is a trunk route running from Punggol Interchange and looping at Lorong 1 Geylang, going via Sengkang East, Hougang Ave 10, Lorong Ah Soo, MacPherson and Aljunied.

Go Ahead Loyang Pte Ltd (Go Ahead Singapore) has taken over operations of this bus service from SBS Transit from 4 September 2016 under the Loyang Bus Package.

From 25 September 2016, Service 62 will call at 1 additional pair of new bus stops along Punggol East.

Route Information
Route Punggol Bus Interchange ↺ Lorong 1 Geylang (Loop)  WAB_logo_20px
Passes Through Sengkang East, Hougang Ave 10, Lorong Ah Soo, MacPherson, Aljunied
Route Length 35.3km
Travelling Time 115mins
Operator Information
GCM Route Package
Loyang Bus Package
Current Operator Go-Ahead Singapore
Current Depot Loyang Bus Depot
Current Fleet Double-Deck Buses:
– Volvo B9TL
Departure Times from Punggol 0530 – 2350 (Daily)
Frequency Loop Service
0530-0830: 08 – 09 mins
0831-1659: 08 – 17 mins
1700-1900: 08 – 14 mins
After 1900: 12 – 17 mins

Service 62 is an inter-town trunk route linking Punggol, Sengkang, Hougang and Lorong Ah Soo with Aljunied and Lorong 1 Geylang. By linking up residential estates with various MRT stations, major roads and industrial areas near Aljunied, this service encounters high demand during peak hours. It is currently the only service to loop at Lorong 1 Geylang without calling at the terminal.

Special Departures:
  • Hougang Avenue 2 (Opp Blk 709)  Lorong 1 Geylang  Punggol Int
    Weekdays: 0530hrs, 0540hrs
    Sat, Sun/PHs: 0540hrs
  • Tampines Rd (Aft En-Naeem Mque) → Lorong 1 Geylang → Punggol Int
    Weekdays AM Peak
  • Upp Paya Lebar Road (Aft Tai Seng Stn)  Punggol Int
    Weekdays: 0555hrs, 0605hrs, additional trips during Weekday AM Peak
Go-Ahead Mercedes-Benz Citaro (SBS6450X) - Service 62A
Go-Ahead Mercedes-Benz Citaro (SBS6450X) – Service 62A
Shortworking Trips:
  • Service 62A: Punggol Int → Aljunied Rd (Aljunied Stn)
    Weekdays PM Peak only, from 1815hrs onwards

Fare: Charges basic fares. See Bus Fares. Calculate your bus fare using LTA’s fare calculator on MyTransport.sg here.


Route Information:

Loop Service (via Lor 1 Geylang)
  • Punggol Place
    – Punggol Temp Int   NE17  PTC 
  • Punggol Field
    – Opp Blk 201A
    – Blk 196A   PE1 
    – Blk 173B   PE2 
    – Opp Blk 126A   PE3 
  • Punggol East
    – Aft Punggol East
  • Sengkang East Dr
    – Opp Blk 157A
    – Opp Blk 121E
    – Opp Blk 119A
  • Upp Serangoon Rd
    – Blk 477A
    – S’goon Sec Sch
  • Hougang Ave 8
    – Opp Punggol Pk
    – Blk 434
  • Hougang Ave 6
    – Opp Punggol CC
  • Hougang Ave 10
    – Opp Blk 521   NE14 
    – Blk 831
    – Opp Hougang Swim Cplx
  • Hougang Ave 2
    – Opp Blk 709
  • Hougang Ave 3
    – Blk 1
  • Tampines Rd
    – Aft En-Naeem Mque
  • Hougang Ave 1
    – Opp Blk 232
    – Blk 239
    – Blk 105 Mkt/FC
  • Lor Ah Soo
    – Opp Blk 115
    – Paya Lebar Girls’ Sch
    – Opp The Minton
  • Upp Paya Lebar Rd
    – Aft Paya Lebar Cres
    – Raya Gdn
    – Paya Lebar Gdns
    – Aft Rochdale Rd
    – Opp Paya Lebar St
    – Opp Asiawide Ind Bldg
    – Opp Tai Seng Stn   CC11 
  • MacPherson Rd
    – MacPherson Green Condo
    – Aft Jln Belangkas
    – Opp Jln Muhibbah
  • Aljunied Rd
    – Aljunied Pk
    – Aft Canossa Convent Pr
    – Blk 125
    – Blk 102
    – Aljunied Stn   EW9 
  • Geylang Rd
    – Bef Lor 18 Geylang
    – Opp Mohd Salleh Mque
    – Aft Sims Way
  • Lor 1 Geylang (non-stop)
  • Sims Ave
    – Aft Lor 1 Geylang   EW10 
    – Yi Xiu Fty Bldg
    – Bef Lor 23 Geylang
  • Aljunied Rd
    – Opp Aljunied Stn   EW9 
    – Blk 60
    – Opp Blk 125
    – Opp Canossa Convent Pr
    – Opp Aljunied Pk
  • MacPherson Rd
    – Aft Jln Muhibbah
    – Bef Davidson Rd
    – Citimac Ind Cplx
  • Upp Paya Lebar Rd
    – Aft Tai Seng Stn   CC11 
    – Asiawide Ind Bldg
    – Aft Paya Lebar St
    – Aft Bartley Rd
    – Wisma AUPE
    – How Sun Pk
    – Opp Bethany Presby Ch
  • Lor Ah Soo
    – The Minton
    – Opp Paya Lebar Girls’ Sch
    – Blk 115
  • Hougang Ave 1
    – Aljunied CC
    – Opp Yuying Sec Sch
    – Blk 232
  • Tampines Rd
    – Wing Tai Bldg
  • Hougang Ave 3
    – Blk 21
  • Hougang Ave 2
    – Blk 708
  • Hougang Ave 10
    – Hougang Swim Cplx
    – Blk 512
    – Blk 522   NE14 
  • Hougang Ave 6
    – Punggol CC
  • Hougang Ave 8
    – Blk 436
    – Punggol Pk
  • Upp Serangoon Rd
    – Opp S’goon Sec Sch
    – Opp Blk 477A
  • Sengkang East Dr
    – Blk 117C
    – Blk 121E
    – Blk 160
  • Punggol East
    – Waterwoods
  • Punggol Field
    – Blk 126A   PE3 
    – Blk 108   PE2 
    – Blk 101C   PE1 
    – Aft Punggol Rd
  • Punggol Place
    – Punggol Temp Int   NE17  PTC 

MRT Stations served by this route:

LRT Stations served by this route:


Gallery:


Operator History:

  • 1971 – 1973: Amalgamated Bus Company Pte Ltd
  • 1973 – 2001: Singapore Bus Services Ltd
  • 2001 – 03 Sep 2016: SBS Transit Ltd
  • 04 Sep 2016 onwards: Go Ahead Loyang Pte Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2021 under the Loyang Bus Package.

History:

  • 1971 (11 Apr): Introduced plying between MacPherson and Rumah Tinggi, operated by ABC
  • 1989: Extended to Hougang Int (near Kovan)
  • 1993: Shortened to New Bridge Rd Ter, with the amendment of Service 63
  • 1990s: Amended to Upp Pickering St and South Bridge Rd
  • 2003 (07 Dec): Extended to Punggol Temp Int and shortened to loop at Lor 1 Geylang during Phase 3 of the NEL Bus Rationalization.
  • 2013 (31 Mar): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
  • 2016 (4 Sep): Operations transferred to Go Ahead Loyang Pte Ltd from SBS Transit Ltd.
  • 2016 (25 Sep): Calls at an additional pair of bus stops (65521 Waterwoods & 65529 Aft Punggol Field) along Punggol East

Past Routings:


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