SBS Transit Bus Service 142

SBS Transit Bus Service 142 is a trunk route running from Toa Payoh and looping at Potong Pasir Avenue 1, going via Jalan Toa Payoh and Upper Serangoon Road.

New Short Trip Service 142A from Toa Payoh Int to Upper Serangoon Road via Potong Pasir Avenue 1 on Weekday Morning Peak hours commence on 24 December 2018.

142
Toa Payoh Int ↺ Potong Pasir Ave 1 (Loop)
52009
Toa Payoh Int
Lor 6 Toa Payoh
52509
Opp Toa Payoh Swim Cplx
Lor 6 Toa Payoh
52329
Opp Toa Payoh Stadium
Lor 6 Toa Payoh
52081
Aft Blk 195
Jln Toa Payoh
60081
St. Andrew'S Village
Jln Toa Payoh
60201
18 Woodsville
Upp S'goon Rd
60261
Potong Pasir Stn Exit C
Upp S'goon Rd
61061
Blk 148
Potong Pasir Ave 1
61009
Blk 122
Potong Pasir Ave 1
61079
Blk 121
Potong Pasir Ave 1
61101
Blk 120
Potong Pasir Ave 1
61089
Bet Blks 138/144
Potong Pasir Ave 3
61099
Potong Pasir CC
Potong Pasir Ave 2
61069
Blk 101
Potong Pasir Ave 1
60269
Potong Pasir Stn Exit B
Upp S'goon Rd
60209
Sant Ritz
Upp S'goon Rd
60089
Opp St. Andrew'S Village
Jln Toa Payoh
52089
Opp Blk 195
Jln Toa Payoh
52321
Toa Payoh Stadium
Lor 6 Toa Payoh
52501
Toa Payoh Swim Cplx
Lor 6 Toa Payoh
52009
Toa Payoh Int
Lor 6 Toa Payoh
Technical Information
Route Toa Payoh Bus Interchange ↺ Potong Pasir Avenue 1 (Loop)
Passes Through Jalan Toa Payoh, Upper Serangoon Road
Route Length 8.4 km
Travelling Time 40 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Bishan – Toa Payoh Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Braddell Bus Park (BRBP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Bus:
MAN A22 (Euro 6)
Scania K230UB
Departure Times from Toa Payoh
0600hrs – 0005hrs (Daily)
Frequency Loop Service
0630hrs – 0830hrs: 08 – 09 mins
0831hrs – 1659hrs: 07 – 10 mins
1700hrs – 1900hrs: 08 mins
After 1900hrs: 08 – 11 mins

Service 142 is a residential route serving the small Potong Pasir estate with connections to Potong Pasir MRT and Toa Payoh Town Centre, hence providing access to the North-South Line and North-East Line.

Fare: Charges basic distance fares. See Bus Fares.

MRT Stations Served
Short Trip Service
  • Service 142A: Toa Payoh Int → Potong Pasir Ave 1 → Upp Serangoon Rd (Sant Ritz)
  • Weekdays (excluding Public Holidays): 0628hrs & 0644hrs
  • Service 142A Special Departure: Upp Serangoon Rd (18 Woodsville) → Potong Pasir Ave 1 → Upp Serangoon Rd (Sant Ritz)
    Weekdays (excluding Public Holidays): 0722hrs & 0749hrs
Special Departures
  • Upp Serangoon Rd (18 Woodsville) → Potong Pasir Ave 1 → Toa Payoh Int
    Weekdays: 0705hrs, 0816hrs
  • Potong Pasir Ave 1 (Blk 122)  Toa Payoh Int
    Daily: 0545hrs, 0559hrs

Gallery

Operator History
  • 1984 – 2001: Singapore Bus Services Ltd
  • 2001 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2026 under the Bishan – Toa Payoh Bus Package.

History
  • 1984 (25 Nov): Introduced between Potong Pasir Ter and Toa Payoh Int (Loop)
  • 1985 (05 May): Enhanced to ply Potong Pasir Ave 2 and Potong Pasir Ave 3 before terminating at Potong Pasir Ter.
  • 1987: Amended to start from Toa Payoh Int and loop at Potong Pasir Ave 1.
  • 1994 (31 May): Amended to ply Lor 6 Toa Payoh towards Toa Payoh Int
  • 1998 (31 May): Amended to Toa Payoh Temp Int
  • 1999: Calls at a new pair of bus stops outside and opposite Toa Payoh Swim Cplx along Lor 6 Toa Payoh
  • 2002 (19 May): Amended to air-conditioned Toa Payoh Integrated Transport Hub (ITH)
  • 2003: Calls at a new pair of bus stops outside Potong Pasir Stn along Upp Serangoon Rd.
  • 2006 (16 Apr): Calls at a new bus stop outside Blk 120 along Potong Pasir Ave 1
  • 2009 (26 Oct): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
  • 2011 (04 Sep): Amended to skip Serangoon Rd towards Toa Payoh Integrated Transport Hub with the permanent closure of Whampoa North
  • 2018 (24 Dec): Short Trip Service 142A launched
Past Routings

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