SBS Transit Bus Service 116 is a residential trunk route from Hougang Central Int and looping at Serangoon, passing through Hougang Avenue 4 and 9, Serangoon North Avenue 4 and Yio Chu Kang Road. This was also the third route to be introduced under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP).
|Route||Hougang Central Bus Interchange ↺ Serangoon Central (Loop)|
|Passes Through||Hougang Ave 4, Hougang Ave 9, Serangoon Nth Ave 4, Yio Chu Kang Rd|
|Route Length||13.0 km|
|Traveling Time||50 mins|
|BCM Route Package||Sengkang – Hougang Bus Package|
|Current Operator||SBS Transit Ltd|
|Current Depot||Hougang Bus Depot (HGDEP)|
|Current Fleet||12-metre Single Deck Bus
– Mercedes-Benz Citaro
– Scania K230UB
|Departure Times from Hougang Central
|05:45 – 23:30|
|Loop Service||6:30am–8.30am||8.31am–4.59pm||5.00pm–7.00pm||After 7.00pm|
|Weekdays||9 – 10 mins||9 – 12 mins||9 – 10 mins||10 – 14 mins|
|Saturdays||14 – 16 mins||12 – 17 mins||13 – 18 mins||15 – 18 mins|
|Sundays / Public Holidays||12 – 15 mins||12 – 17 mins||12 – 16 mins||15 – 16 mins|
|Fare||Charges regular distance fares
Service 116 is the third bus service to be introduced under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP). It is also the first new BSEP service introduced under SBS Transit.
The inter-town service improves on existing bus connections between Serangoon, Serangoon North and Hougang, complimenting existing Services 72 and 315 and providing more travel options for local residents.
MRT Stations Served
Short Trip Service
- Service 116A: Serangoon North Avenue 4 (Blk 504A CP) → Serangoon Central (S’goon Stn Exit C/Blk 201)
Weekdays, except Public Holidays: 07:06, 07:36 & 08:06
- 2012 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd
The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2021 under the Sengkang – Hougang Bus Package.
- 2012 (18 Nov): Introduced under the LTA’s Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP), plying between Hougang Central and Serangoon Central (Loop)
- 2013 (31 Mar): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)