SBS Transit Bus Service 71

SBS Transit Bus Service 71 is an upcoming trunk route from Yio Chu Kang Interchange and looping at Bishan Street 11, passing through Ang Mo Kio Avenue 4, Ang Mo Kio Avenue 1 and Bishan Road. This service will be launched under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP) in the near future.


Bus Service 71: Yio Chu Kang  Bishan Street 11
From Bishan
Looping at Bishan Street 11
  • Yio Chu Kang Int
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
  • Yio Chu Kang Rd
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 4
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 1
  • Bishan Rd
  • Braddell Rd
  • Bishan St 11
  • Bishan St 11
  • Braddell Rd
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 1
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 4
  • Yio Chu Kang Rd
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
  • Yio Chu Kang Int
Technical Information
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Yio Chu Kang Bus Interchange ↺ Bishan Street 11 (Loop)
Passes Through Yio Chu Kang Rd, Ang Mo Kio Ave 4, Ang Mo Kio Ave 1, Bishan Rd 
Route Length
Travelling Time
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Seletar Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Seletar Bus Depot (SEDEP)
Current Fleet

12-metre Double Deck Buses:
Volvo B9TL
12-metre Single Deck Buses:
Mercedes-Benz Citaro

Departure Times from Yio Chu Kang
TBC (Daily)
Frequency Loop Service
0630 – 0830: TBC  mins
0831 – 1659: TBC  mins
1700 – 1930: TBC  mins
After 1930: TBC  mins

Route History

Service 71 serves as a residential trunk route connecting the estates of Yio Chu Kang, Ang Mo Kio and Bishan. The route serves residential estates along Yio Chu Kang Rd, Ang Mo Kio Ave 4, Ang Mo Kio Ave 1 and Bishan Rd with enhanced connectivity to transport nodes at Yio Chu Kang and Bishan in addition to existing bus services to Ang Mo Kio.

On 28 August 2017, SBS Transit’s First MAN A95 (SG5835M) was spotted displaying Service 71’s route details while on route training.

MRT Stations Served:
Special Departures:
  • TBC

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


Operator History:
  • 2017– Present: SBS Transit Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2023 under the Seletar Bus Package.

  • 2017 (Coming Soon): Launched under the BSEP. Wheelchair accessible at launch.

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6 thoughts on “SBS Transit Bus Service 71

  • 8 September 2017 at 7:39 AM

    On the return journey should be:

    Bishan st 11
    Braddell Road and turn right to Bishan Road

      • 9 September 2017 at 6:07 PM

        Oh seems that bus 71 upon exit from Bishan St 11 will run along Braddell Road then slip road along CTE to AMK ave 1?

        • 9 September 2017 at 11:28 PM

          Bishan Road left turn to > Braddell Road left turn to > Bishan Street 11 right turn to > Bishan Rd

  • 31 August 2017 at 6:14 PM

    Hi,May I Know when they Started the New SBS Transit Bus Service for SBS Transit Bus Service 71 By Under LTA?

    Mohamed Firdaus Bin Mohamed Ismail.
    31 August 2017.

  • 30 August 2017 at 6:12 AM

    Finally, a MAN A95 under SBS Transit. Thanks very much!


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