SBS Transit Bus Service 13

SBS Transit Bus Service 13 is a trunk service plying between Yio Chu Kang and Upper East Coast, passing through Ang Mo Kio, Bishan, Boon Keng, Geylang and Marine Parade.

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55509 Yio Chu Kang Int NS15 Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
55209 Opp Blk 646 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
54059 Bef Ang Mo Kio Lib Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
54049 Courts Ang Mo Kio Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
54039 Bef Al-Muttaqin Mque Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
54019 Blk 307A Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
53169 Blk 254 Marymount Rd
53379 Blk 245 Bishan St 22
53389 Opp Bishan Nth Shop Mall Bishan St 22
53399 Blk 202 Bishan St 22
53231 BISHAN STN NS17CC15 Bishan Rd
53211 Opp Raffles Instn Bishan Rd
52021 OPP BLK 1004 Braddell Rd
52031 OPP BLK 998 Braddell Rd
52051 BLK 147 Braddell Rd
52061 BCA Academy Braddell Rd
66061 Aft Lynwood Gr Braddell Rd
66071 Opp PUB Recreation Club Braddell Rd
61049 Aft Bartley Rd Upp S'goon Rd
61039 Woodleigh Stn Exit A NE11 Upp S'goon Rd
61029 Opp Woodleigh Pk Upp S'goon Rd
61019 Opp Blk 101 Upp S'goon Rd
60269 Potong Pasir Stn Exit B NE10 Upp S'goon Rd
60209 Sant Ritz Upp S'goon Rd
60179 MOM Svcs Ctr Bendemeer Rd
60159 Blk 54 Bendemeer Rd
60139 Blk 44 Bendemeer Rd
60119 Opp Boon Keng Stn NE9 Bendemeer Rd
60099 Bef Lavender St Bendemeer Rd
07359 OPP ARC 380 Lavender St
07369 Aft Kallang Bahru Lavender St
07379 Aperia/Bef Kallang Rd Lavender St
80011 AFT PADANG JERINGAU Kallang Rd
80031 Kallang Stn EW10 Sims Ave
80051 Aft Lor 1 Geylang Sims Ave
80071 Yi Xiu Fty Bldg Sims Ave
80091 Bef Lor 23 Geylang Sims Ave
81011 Aft Aljunied Stn EW9 Sims Ave
81031 Blk 134 Sims Ave
81051 Sims Ville Sims Ave
82011 Aft Tg Katong Cplx EW8CC9 Sims Ave
82032 Blk 416 Sims Ave
82061 Eunos Stn/ Int EW7 Sims Ave
83299 Aft Lor G Telok Kurau Still Rd
83319 Aft Lor J Telok Kurau Still Rd
83309 Aft Still Lane Still Rd
92279 D'Ecosia Still Rd Sth
92061 CHIJ Katong Convent (Pr) Marine Parade Rd
92239 Blk 45 Marine Cres
92071 Opp Blk 57 Marine Parade Rd
92081 St. Patrick's Sec Sch Marine Parade Rd
93011 Opp Neptune Ct Marine Parade Rd
93021 Opp Mandarin Gdns Marine Parade Rd
93121 Opp Sekolah Indonesia Siglap Rd
93071 Crescendo Bldg Upp East Coast Rd
93081 Opp Chiang Ct Upp East Coast Rd
93091 Opp Siglap Sth CC Upp East Coast Rd
94011 Evergreen Gdn Upp East Coast Rd
94021 Bef Sennett Rd Upp East Coast Rd
94031 The Summit Upp East Coast Rd
94041 Aft Parbury Ave Upp East Coast Rd
94051 Opp Temasek Sec Sch Upp East Coast Rd
94061 Kew Green Condo Upp East Coast Rd
94009 Upp East Coast Ter Upp East Coast Rd
94009 Upp East Coast Ter Upp East Coast Rd
94069 Opp Kew Green Condo Upp East Coast Rd
94059 Temasek Sec Sch Upp East Coast Rd
94049 Aft Bedok Sth Ave 3 Upp East Coast Rd
94089 Calvary Ably Of God Ch Upp East Coast Rd
94039 Opp The Summit Upp East Coast Rd
94029 Aft Sennet Rd Upp East Coast Rd
94019 Opp Evergreen Ave Upp East Coast Rd
93099 Siglap Sth CC Upp East Coast Rd
93089 Opp Goodwill Ct Upp East Coast Rd
93079 Opp Springvale East Coast Rd
93129 Bef Sekolah Indonesia Siglap Rd
93029 Mandarin Gdns Marine Parade Rd
93019 Neptune Ct Marine Parade Rd
92089 CHIJ Katong Convent Marine Parade Rd
92211 CHIJ Katong Convent (Sec) Marine Terr
92221 Blk 19 Marine Terr
92231 Blk 34 Marine Cres
92271 Opp D'Ecosia Still Rd Sth
83301 Aft East Coast Rd Still Rd
83311 Aft Lor Nangka Still Rd
83291 Aft Joo Chiat Pl Still Rd
82069 Aft Lor 106 Changi Changi Rd
82049 Joo Chiat Cplx Changi Rd
82029 Blk 14 Mkt/FC Geylang Rd
82109 City Plaza Geylang Rd
81069 Opp Lor 39 Geylang Geylang Rd
81049 Aft Lor 34 Geylang Geylang Rd
81029 Aft Lor 28 Geylang Geylang Rd
80089 Bef Lor 18 Geylang Geylang Rd
80069 Opp Mohd Salleh Mque Geylang Rd
80049 Aft Sims Way Geylang Rd
80039 Opp Lor 1 Geylang Ter EW10 Geylang Rd
80029 Bef Kg Bugis Kallang Rd
07371 Aft Kallang Rd Lavender St
07361 Bef Kallang Bahru Lavender St
07351 ARC 380 Lavender St
60101 Kwong Wai Shiu Hosp S'goon Rd
60121 Boon Keng Stn/Blk 102 NE9 S'goon Rd
60141 Opp Bendemeer Pr Sch S'goon Rd
60161 St. Michael's Pl S'goon Rd
60201 18 Woodsville Upp S'goon Rd
60261 Potong Pasir Stn Exit C NE10 Upp S'goon Rd
61011 Blk 103 Upp S'goon Rd
61021 Aft Woodleigh Pk Upp S'goon Rd
61031 Woodleigh Stn Exit B NE11 Upp S'goon Rd
61041 Bef Braddell Rd Upp S'goon Rd
66089 S'pore Power Trg Inst Braddell Rd
66079 PUB Recreation Club Braddell Rd
66069 Bef Braddell Flyover Braddell Rd
52069 Comfortdelgro Corp Ltd Braddell Rd
52059 Blk 219 Braddell Rd
52039 Aft Muhajirin Mque Braddell Rd
53219 Raffles Instn Bishan Rd
53239 OPP BISHAN STN NS17CC15 Bishan Rd
53391 Opp Blk 203 Bishan St 22
53381 Bishan Nth Shop Mall Bishan St 22
53371 Blk 257 Bishan St 22
53161 Opp Blk 254 Marymount Rd
54011 Blk 207 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
54031 Opp Al-Muttaqin Mque Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
54041 Opp Courts Ang Mo Kio Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
54051 Bef Ang Mo Kio Ave 5 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
55201 Aft Blk 648 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
55509 Yio Chu Kang Int NS15 Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
Route Overview
Route WAB_logo_20px Yio Chu Kang Bus Interchange  Upper East Coast Bus Terminal
Passes Through Ang Mo Kio Ave 6, Bishan St 22, Bishan Rd, Upp Serangoon Rd, Serangoon Rd, Sims Ave, Geylang Rd, Marine Terrace
Route Length Towards Upp East Coast: 24.9 km Towards Yio Chu Kang: 24.6 km
Traveling Time 105 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Bedok Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Ang Mo Kio Bus Depot (AMDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Bus:
Mercedes-Benz Citaro
Scania K230UB
12-metre Double Deck bus:
Volvo B9TL
Operating Hours
Departure Times from Yio Chu Kang
Weekdays Saturdays & Sundays / Public Holidays
05:35 – 23:30 05:45 – 23:30
Departure Times from Upper East Coast
Daily
05:30 – 23:15
Operating Frequency
From Yio Chu Kang
6:30am–8.30am 8.31am–4.59pm 5.00pm–7.00pm After 7.00pm
Weekdays 8 – 10 mins 8 – 13 mins 10 – 13 mins 14 – 17 mins
Saturdays 9 – 12 mins 10 – 15 mins 13 – 16 mins 13 – 16 mins
Sundays / Public Holidays 11 – 13 mins 12 – 15 mins 12 – 14 mins 13 – 15 mins
From Upper East Coast
6:30am–8.30am 8.31am–4.59pm 5.00pm–7.00pm After 7.00pm
Weekdays 10 – 13 mins 7 – 12 mins 9 – 16 mins 12 – 17 mins
Saturdays 12 mins 10 – 15 mins 10 – 16 mins 13 – 16 mins
Sundays / Public Holidays 11 – 13 mins 11 – 14 mins 13 – 15 mins 13 – 14 mins
Fare Information
Fare Charges regular distance fares

 

Service 13 is an inter-town route running between Yio Chu Kang and Upper East Coast. The route winds through the residential estates of Ang Mo Kio, Bishan and Boon Keng, followed by suburban areas of Geylang and Eunos, finally reaching the Marine Parade housing estate and Upper East Coast. Serving a variety of inter-town connections, the route encounters heavy residential demand Yio Chu Kang and Bishan MRT, as well as between Eunos MRT and Marine Parade.

As a whole, Service 13 is similar to Service 45 in serving between Yio Chu Kang and Upper East Coast, but takes a longer route. It is notable for providing essential connections from Boon Keng to both Geylang and Bishan.

MRT Stations Served
Special Departures
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 6 (Blk 307A) → Upp East Coast Ter
    Weekdays: 10:17
  • Changi Rd (Aft Lor 106 Changi) → Yio Chu Kang Int
    Weekdays: 05:45 & 06:30
Short Trip Service
  • Service 13A: Ang Mo Kio Avenue 6 (Blk 307A) → Bishan Road (Bishan Stn)
    Weekdays except Public Holidays: 06:24 – 09:30

Gallery:

Operator History:
  • 11 Apr 1971 – 31 Oct 1973: Associated Bus Services Pte Ltd
  • 01 Nov 1973 – 31 Oct 2001: Singapore Bus Services Ltd
  • 01 Nov 2001 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

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

History:
  • 1971 (11 Apr): Introduced between Bedok Road/Upper Changi Road and Commonwealth Avenue/North Buona Vista Rd as part of the 1971 Bus Reorganization, operated by Associated Bus Services.
  • 1974 (03 Feb): Extended to Upp Changi Rd (Anglican High Sch)
  • 1974 (24 Feb): Amended to Orchard Blvd and Grange Rd with the conversion of Orchard Rd to one-way traffic
  • 1975 (02 Mar): Amended to Sims Ave with the conversion of Changi Rd and Geylang Rd to one-way traffic
  • 1975 (16 Nov): Amended back to Chai Chee via New Upp Changi Rd
  • 1977 (06 Jun): Route extended to Ghim Moh Ter
  • 1979 (14 Oct): Amended to Sims Ave East with the conversion of Changi Rd to one-way traffic
  • 1985 (08 Sep): Route extended to Bedok Int
  • 1987 (12 Apr): Route cutback to Eunos Ter
  • 1989 (05 Nov): Amended to Yio Chu Kang Ter after integration with Services 7 and 111
  • 1989 (10 Dec): Amended to Eunos Int
  • 1990 (02 Sep): Amended to ply Bishan St 22 instead of Ang Mo Kio Ave 1 and Bishan Rd
  • 1996: Serves additional bus stop outside Kallang MRT station along Sims Ave
  • 1998: Extended to Marine Parade Ter via Marine Cres & Marine Terr
  • 2001 (16 Sep): Looped at Siglap Link with the closure of Marine Parade Ter
  • 2001 (09 Dec): Extended to Upp East Coast Ter
  • 2003 (20 Jun): Serves new bus stops outside Potong Pasir MRT station along Upp Serangoon Rd
  • 2007 (13 Jul): Start of Double Decker deployments
  • 2009 (03 Dec): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus (WAB) service
  • 2012 (09 Apr): Introduction of shortworking trip 13A from AMK Ave 6 to Bishan Stn during AM Peak hours

 

Past Routings

 

One thought on “SBS Transit Bus Service 13

  • 16 March 2020 at 3:43 AM
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    Temporarily,BNDEP can take in a few duties

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