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.

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:
Scania K230UB
Departure Times from Toa Payoh
0600hrs – 0005hrs (Daily)
Frequency Loop Service
0630hrs – 0830hrs: 08 – 09 mins
0831hrs – 1659hrs: 09 – 12 mins
1700hrs – 1900hrs: 08 – 10 mins
After 1900hrs: 10 – 15 mins

 

Route History

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. Calculate your bus fare using LTA’s fare calculator on MyTransport.sg here.

MRT Stations Served
Special Departures
  • 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
Past Routings

 

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