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 NS19 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 NE10 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 NE10 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 NS19 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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