SBS Transit Bus Service 7

SBS Transit Bus Service 7 is a trunk route connecting Bedok and Clementi through Guillemard, Bugis, Orchard and Holland Road. Along with Service 14 and 196, it is one of three services plying between Bedok and Clementi, and uses the most direct route.

Short Trip Services 7A & 7B was launched on 25 Feb 2018. The 3-door, 2-staircase MAN Lion’s City DD L Concept Bus (SG5999Z) is presently being trialled on this route by SBS Transit.







Route
Bus Service 7: Bedok ↔ Clementi
Direction 1
From Bedok
Direction 2
From Clementi
  • Bedok Nth Dr
    – Bedok Int EW5
  • New Upp Changi Rd
    – Opp Blk 32
    – Opp Chai Chee Ind Pk
  • Changi Rd
    – Aft Perpetual Succour Ch
    – Bef Siglap Plain
    – Mjd Kassim EW6
    – Bef Lor 110 Changi
    – Aft Kg Eunos
    – Aft Lor 106 Changi
    – Joo Chiat Cplx
  • Geylang Rd
    – Blk 14 Mkt/FC
    – City Plaza
  • Guillemard Rd
    – Opp Grandlink Sq
    – Versailles Condo
    – Kong Hwa Sch
    – Blk 56
    – Aft Chen Li Presby Ch
  • Sims Way
    – Bef Geylang Rd
  • Geylang Rd
    – Aft Sims Way
    – Opp Lor 1 Geylang Ter EW10
  • Kallang Rd
    – Bef Kg Bugis
  • Crawford St
    – Bef Crawford Bridge
  • Nth Bridge Rd
    – Blk 8
    – Bef Sultan Mque
    – Parkview Sq EW12DT14
    – Bugis Cube
    – Cosmic Insurance Bldg
  • Stamford Rd
    – Capitol Bldg EW13NS25
    – SMU CC2
  • Orchard Rd
    – YMCA
  • Penang Rd
    – Dhoby Ghaut Stn NS24NE6CC1
    – Winsland Hse
  • Somerset Rd
    – Somerset Stn NS23
  • Grange Rd
    – Natl Youth Council
  • Orchard Blvd
    – Bef Orchard Stn Exit B NS22
    – Opp Four Seasons Hotel
    – Bef Tomlinson Rd
  • Grange Rd
    – Grange Residences
  • Napier Rd
    – British Council
    – Opp S’pore Botanic Gdns
  • Holland Rd
    – Aft Min of Foreign Affairs
    – CSC Dempsey Clubhse
    – Aft Peirce Rd
    – Lien Twrs
    – Aft Estoril Mans
    – Holland Village CC21
    – Aft East Sussex Lane
    – Aft Tan Boon Chong Ave
    – Cold Storage Jelita
    – Bef Moonbeam Wk
  • Ulu Pandan Rd
    – Pandan Valley Condo
    – Aft Pandan Valley
    – Pine Gr Condo
    – Bef Clementi Rd
  • Clementi Ave 5
    – Blk 335
  • Clementi Ave 3
    – Clementi Int EW23
  • Clementi Ave 3
    – Clementi Int EW23
  • Clementi Ave 5
    – Blk 377
  • Ulu Pandan Rd
    – Police KINS Trg Camp
    – Opp Pine Gr Condo
    – Opp Pandan Valley
    – Opp Pandan Valley Condo
  • Holland Rd
    – Opp Moonbeam Wk
    – Opp Cold Storage Jelita
    – Opp Tan Boon Chong Ave
    – Aft Coronation Rd West
    – Opp Holland Village CC21
    – Fairlodge
    – Les Jardins de Holland
    – Great Eastern Mans
    – Opp Peirce Rd
    – Bef Tyersall Ave
  • Napier Rd
    – S’pore Botanic Gdns
    – Opp British Council
  • Tanglin Rd
    – Aft Tomlinson Rd
  • Orchard Rd
    – Delfi Orchard
    – Royal Thai Embassy
    – Orchard Stn/Lucky Plaza NS22
    – Opp Somerset Stn NS23
    – Concorde Hotel S’pore
    – Dhoby Ghaut Stn NS24NE6CC1
  • Bras Basah Rd
    – Bencoolen Stn Exit B DT21
    – Aft Bras Basah Stn Exit A CC2
  • Victoria St
    – Hotel Grand Pacific CC2
    – Opp Bugis Junction EW12DT14
    – Stamford Pr Sch
    – Opp Blk 461
  • Kallang Rd
    – Lavender Stn Exit B EW11
    – Aft Padang Jeringau
  • Sims Ave
    – Kallang Stn EW10
    – Aft Lor 1 Geylang
  • Sims Way
    – Aft Geylang Rd
  • Guillemard Rd
    – Aft Lor 14 Geylang
    – Opp Blk 56
    – Opp Kong Hwa Sch
    – The Sunny Spring Condo
    – Grandlink Sq
  • Paya Lebar Rd (Express)
  • Sims Ave
    – Aft Tg Katong Cplx EW8CC9
    – Blk 414
    – Eunos Stn/Int EW7
  • Sims Ave East
    – Casa Sarina
    – Opp Hong San Si Tp
    – Kembangan Stn EW6
    – Opp Perpetual Succour Ch
  • New Upp Changi Rd
    – Chai Chee Ind Pk
    – Blk 32
  • Bedok Nth Dr
    – Bedok Int EW5

 

Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Bedok Bus Interchange Clementi Bus Interchange
Passes Through Eunos, Guillemard Road, Bugis, Orchard Road, Holland Road
Route Length 23.1 km (D1) | 22.7 km (D2)
Traveling Time 100 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Clementi Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Bedok North Bus Depot (BNDEP)
Bukit Batok Bus Depot (BBDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Bus:
Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
12-metre Double Deck Bus:
MAN A95
Volvo B9TL
MAN Lion’s City DD L Concept Bus
Departure Times from Bedok
0530hrs – 2330hrs (Daily)
Departure Times from Clementi
0530hrs – 2330hrs (Weekdays & Saturdays)
0545hrs – 2330hrs (Sundays & Public Holidays)
Frequency Direction 1 Direction 2
0630-0830: 09 – 11 mins
0831-1659: 06 – 12 mins
1700-1900: 09 – 14 mins
After 1900: 09 – 12 mins
0630-0830: 09 – 11 mins
0831-1659: 07 – 12 mins
1700-1900: 07 – 12 mins
After 1900: 09 – 13 mins

Route History

Service 7 is a major trunk route bridging East and West, connecting the residential towns of Bedok and Clementi with the suburban areas of Ulu Pandan, Holland and Guillemard, and finally the City areas of Bugis and Orchard. Its direct routing is a popular route between outlying estates and the city as an alternative to the MRT network.

Along with Service 14 and 196, Service 7 is one of three services plying between Bedok and Clementi, and uses the most direct route. Much of Service 7’s route has been retained since the 1970s. Serving many areas, demand is consistently high throughout the day, and double-deck buses make up the bulk of the fleet.

Service 7 is a wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB) since 20 Aug 2007.

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

MRT Stations Served
Special Departures
  • Penang Rd (Dhoby Ghaut Stn) → Clementi Int
    Weekdays: 0638hrs – 2329hrs
    Saturdays, Sundays & Public Holidays: 0640hrs – 2315hrs
  • Orchard Rd (Delfi Orchard) → Bedok Int
    Weekdays: 0650hrs – 2311hrs
    Saturdays: 0646hrs – 2325hrs
    Sundays & Public Holidays: 0650hrs – 2325hrs
Short Trip Services
  • Service 7A: Bedok Int → Orchard Blvd (Bef Orchard Stn Exit B)
    Weekdays: 0600hrs – 2245hrs
    Saturdays, Sundays & Public Holidays: 0600hrs – 2230hrs
  • Service 7B: Clementi Int → Orchard Road (Dhoby Ghaut Stn)
    Weekdays: 0600hrs – 2250hrs
    Saturdays, Sundays & Public Holidays: 0600hrs – 2235hrs

 


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Operator History:

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

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

History:

  • 1979: Introduced by SBS as Bedok Int – Holland Rd Fringe Carpark (Dempsey Rd), semi-express route
  • 1982: Route extended to Clementi
  • 1985: Route extended to Jurong East and converted to local service
  • 1991 (07 Apr): Shortened to Clementi Int via Clementi Ave 2 and 5 (instead of C’wealth Ave West) and Victoria Street (instead of Nicoll Highway)
  • 2005 (26 Jun): Amended to Sims Way between Kallang and Guillemard Rd, skipping Mountbatten Rd due to road realignment works in the area
  • 2006 (29 Oct): Amended to Clementi Temp Int
  • 2011 (19 Nov): Amended to Bedok Temp Int
  • 2011 (26 Nov): Amended to air-conditioned Clementi Int
  • 2014 (30 Nov): Amended to air-conditioned Bedok Int
  • 2018 (25 Feb): Short Trip Services 7A & 7B Launched

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