SBS Transit Bus Service 86

SBS Transit Bus Service 86 is a trunk service plying between Sengkang Int and Ang Mo Kio Int, passing through Sengkang East, Jalan Kayu, Yio Chu Kang Rd and Ang Mo Kio. It has a short express sector on the TPE between Punggol Road and Jalan Kayu.


Route
Bus Service 86: Sengkang ↔ Ang Mo Kio
Direction 1
From Sengkang
Direction 2
From Ang Mo Kio
  • Sengkang Sq
    – Sengkang Int NE16STC
  • Compassvale Rd
    – Blk 223D
  • Compassvale Dr
    – Blk 225A
  • Rivervale Dr
    – Nth Spring Pr Sch SE3
    – Rumbia Stn Exit A SE2
    – Opp Rivervale Pr Sch
  • Punggol Rd
    – Blk 298A
  • TPE (Express)
  • Jln Kayu
    – Aft Seletar Camp G
    – Aft TPE
    – Opp Jln Tari Lilin
    – Aft Abundant Grace Ch
    – Blk 448A
  • Sengkang West Ave
    – Aft Jln Kayu
  • Sengkang West Rd
    – Bef Fernvale Lane
  • Yio Chu Kang Rd
    – Aft Seletar Rd
    – Aft Dedap Rd
    – Aft Begonia Rd
    – Serenity Pk
    – Aft Sunrise Gdns
    – Aft KLC Intl Inst
    – ST Electronics
    – UE Bizhub Ctrl
    – NCS Hub
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
    – Opp Castle Green
    – Yio Chu Kang Stn NS15
    – Anderson JC
    – Bef Ang Mo Kio Lib
    – Courts Ang Mo Kio
    – Bef Al-Muttaqin Mque
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
    – Blk 700B
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
    – Ang Mo Kio Int NS16
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
    – Ang Mo Kio Int NS16
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
    – Blk 322
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
    – Opp Al-Muttaqin Mque
    – Opp Courts Ang Mo Kio
    – Bef Ang Mo Kio Ave 5
    – Opp Anderson JC
    – Opp Yio Chu Kang Stn NS15
    – Castle Green
  • Yio Chu Kang Rd
    – Opp NCS Hub
    – Opp UE Bizhub Ctrl
    – Opp ST Electronics
    – Bef KLC Intl Inst
    – Opp Sunrise Gdns
    – Opp Serenity Pk
    – Bef Begonia Rd
    – Opp Dedap Rd
  • Sengkang West Rd
    – Aft Yio Chu Kang Rd
  • Sengkang West Ave
    – Bef Jln Kayu
  • Jln Kayu
    – Opp Blk 448A
    – Jln Kayu Shophouse
    – Bef TPE
    – Bef Seletar Camp G
  • TPE (Express)
  • Punggol Rd
    – Blk 190C
    Rivervale Dr
    – Rivervale Pr Sch
    – Rumbia Stn Exit B/Blk 153 SE2
    – Bakau Stn/Blk 122F SE3
    – Blk 119D
  • Compassvale Dr
    – Opp Blk 225A
  • Compassvale Rd
    – Opp Blk 223D
  • Sengkang Sq
    – Sengkang Int NE16STC

 

Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Sengkang Bus Interchange  Ang Mo Kio Bus Interchange 
Passes Through Sengkang East, TPE, Jalan Kayu, Yio Chu Kang Rd, Ang Mo Kio
Route Length 14.8 km (D1) | 15.0 km (D2)
Traveling Time 55 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Sengkang – Hougang Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Ang Mo Kio Bus Depot (AMDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Bus:
Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
Scania K230UB
12-metre Double Deck Bus:
Volvo B9TL
Departure Times from Sengkang
0515hrs – 2330hrs (Weekdays)
0530hrs – 2330hrs (Saturdays, Sundays & Public Holidays)
Departure Times from Ang Mo Kio
0600hrs – 2330hrs (Daily)
Frequency Direction 1 Direction 2
0630-0830: 08 – 12 mins
0831-1659: 08 – 13 mins
1700-1900: 08 – 11 mins
After 1900: 10 – 15 mins
0630-0830: 11 – 14 mins
0831-1659: 08 – 13 mins
1700-1900: 08 – 12 mins
After 1900: 10 – 17 mins

 

Service 86 is an inter-town route connecting Sengkang East with Yio Chu Kang Rd and Ang Mo Kio. It has a short express sector on the Tampines Expressway (TPE), between Punggol Road and Jalan Kayu.

This service benefits from demand between Ang Mo Kio MRT/Int and residential areas around Yio Chu Kang Road, as well as between Sengkang MRT/Int with residential blocks around Sengkang East.

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

MRT/LRT Stations Served

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Operator History
  • 1988 – 1995: Singapore Bus Services Ltd
  • 1995 – 1999: Trans-Island Bus Service Ltd
  • 1999 – 2001: Singapore Bus Services Ltd
  • 2001 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

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

History
  • Originally introduced as Service 59 in 1988 (Bishan – Jln Kayu), later amended to Ang Mo Kio – Sengkang and re-numbered to Service 866
  • 1999 (05 Dec): Re-numbered to Service 86
  • 2002 (24 Mr): Amended to Ang Mo Kio Temp Int
  • 2003 (18 Jan): Amended to new air-conditioned Sengkang Integrated Transport Hub (ITH)
  • 2003 (09 Feb): Amended to ply Compassvale Dr instead of Punggol Rd and Sengkang East Ave.
  • 2007 (28 Apr): Amended to Ang Mo Kio Integrated Transport Hub (ITH)
  • 2010 (02 Dec): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
  • 2013: Service improvement under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP)
  • 2013 (13 Oct): Route amendment due to permanent closure of a section of Jalan Kayu, four bus stops relocated. 0.1km added to D1; 0.2km added to D2.

Past Routings:

 


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