SBS Transit Bus Service 156

SBS Transit Bus Service 156 is a trunk service plying between Sengakng Interchange and Clementi Interchange, passing through Buangkok, Yio Chu Kang Road, Lorong Chuan, Bishan, Thomson, Bukit Timah, Sixth Avenue, Ulu Pandan and Clementi Avenue 2.

156
67009 Sengkang Int NE16STC Sengkang Sq
67409 Sengkang Stn NE16STC Sengkang East Way
67441 Sengkang Community Hub Sengkang East Rd
67271 Blk 201 CP Sengkang East Rd
67461 Aft Sengkang East Ave Sengkang East Rd
67451 Bef Buangkok Dr Sengkang East Rd
64621 Blk 565 Buangkok Green
64461 Blk 579 Buangkok Green
66499 Blk 911 Buangkok Green
66489 Blk 969 Buangkok Green
64119 Blk 953 Yio Chu Kang Rd
64109 Gracehaven S Army Yio Chu Kang Rd
63219 Opp Blk 139 Yio Chu Kang Rd
63209 Toho Green Yio Chu Kang Rd
63199 Aft Phillips Ave Yio Chu Kang Rd
63189 Aft Serangoon Gdn Way Yio Chu Kang Rd
63179 Bef Tai Seng Chr Ch Yio Chu Kang Rd
63369 Serangoon Sports Cplx Yio Chu Kang Link
66059 Blk 257A Boundary Rd
66049 Blk 233 Boundary Rd
66039 Blk 307 Lor Chuan
66099 Opp Golden Hill Est Ang Mo Kio Ave 1
54109 Bef Ang Mo Kio Ave 10 Ang Mo Kio Ave 1
54531 OPP BISHAN PK Bishan Rd
53241 OPP BLK 217 Bishan Rd
53231 BISHAN STN NS17CC15 Bishan Rd
53211 Opp Raffles Instn Bishan Rd
52019 Aft Bishan Rd Braddell Rd
51139 Braddell View Braddell Rd
51069 Mt Alvernia Hosp Thomson Rd
51059 AFT TOA PAYOH RISE Thomson Rd
51049 SLF Cplx Thomson Rd
51039 Opp S'pore Polo Club Thomson Rd
51029 Opp Old Police Academy Thomson Rd
51109 Opp Old Police Academy Whitley Rd
51099 Catholic JC Whitley Rd
40249 St. Joseph'S Instn Whitley Rd
40239 Aft Tanglin CC Whitley Rd
40091 Bef Lewis Rd Bt Timah Rd
41011 NUS Bt Timah Campus Bt Timah Rd
41021 Botanic Gdns Stn CC19DT9 Bt Timah Rd
41031 Bef Crown Ctr Bt Timah Rd
41041 Coronation Plaza Bt Timah Rd
41051 Tan Kah Kee Stn DT8 Bt Timah Rd
41061 Chinese High Sch Bt Timah Rd
41071 Opp Natl JC Bt Timah Rd
41081 Sixth Ave Stn DT7 Bt Timah Rd
42129 Sixth Ave Ville Sixth Ave
42139 Avenue Villa Sixth Ave
11349 Opp Garlick Ville Sixth Ave
11339 Dynasty Lodge Sixth Ave
11329 Regent Villa Sixth Ave
11319 Opp Hse No. 516 Sixth Ave
11309 Hse No. 589 Sixth Ave
11291 Cold Storage Jelita Holland Rd
12021 Bef Moonbeam Wk Holland Rd
12031 Pandan Valley Condo Ulu Pandan Rd
12041 Aft Pandan Valley Ulu Pandan Rd
12051 Pine Gr Condo Ulu Pandan Rd
12111 Bef Clementi Rd Ulu Pandan Rd
17249 Blk 355 Clementi Ave 2
17161 Blk 455 C'wealth Ave West
17171 Clementi Stn Exit A EW23 C'wealth Ave West
17009 Clementi Int EW23 Clementi Ave 3
17009 Clementi Int EW23 Clementi Ave 3
17239 NTUC Fairprice Clementi Ave 3
17241 Blk 334 Clementi Ave 2
12119 Police KINS Trg Camp Ulu Pandan Rd
12059 Opp Pine Gr Condo Ulu Pandan Rd
12049 Opp Pandan Valley Ulu Pandan Rd
12039 Opp Pandan Valley Condo Ulu Pandan Rd
12029 Opp Moonbeam Wk Holland Rd
11299 Opp Cold Storage Jelita Holland Rd
11301 Hse No. 578 Sixth Ave
11311 Hse No. 532 Sixth Ave
11321 Opp Regent Villa Sixth Ave
11331 Opp Dynasty Gdn II Sixth Ave
11341 Garlick Ville Sixth Ave
42131 Aft Lantana Ave Sixth Ave
42019 Opp Sixth Ave Stn DT7 Dunearn Rd
41089 Aft Jln Naga Sari Dunearn Rd
41079 Natl JC Dunearn Rd
41069 Opp Tan Kah Kee Stn DT8 Dunearn Rd
41049 Opp Coronation Plaza Dunearn Rd
41029 Opp Botanic Gdns Stn CC19DT9 Dunearn Rd
41019 Aft Kheam Hock Rd Dunearn Rd
40099 Aft Dunkirk Ave Dunearn Rd
40231 Raffles Town Club Whitley Rd
51091 Opp Catholic JC PIE
51101 Old Police Academy PIE
51021 Old Police Academy Thomson Rd
51031 S'pore Polo Club Thomson Rd
51041 Opp SLF Cplx Thomson Rd
51051 AFT ANDREW RD Thomson Rd
51071 Macritchie Reservoir Thomson Rd
51131 Opp Braddell View Braddell Rd
52011 Bef Bishan Rd Braddell Rd
53219 Raffles Instn Bishan Rd
53239 OPP BISHAN STN NS17CC15 Bishan Rd
53249 BLK 210 Bishan Rd
54539 BISHAN PK Bishan Rd
54101 Aft Ang Mo Kio Ave 10 Ang Mo Kio Ave 1
66091 Golden Hill Est Ang Mo Kio Ave 1
66031 Cardiff Residence Lor Chuan
66041 Blk 230 Boundary Rd
66051 Opp Blk 257 Boundary Rd
63361 Opp S'Goon Sports Cplx Yio Chu Kang Link
63181 Bef St. Helier's Ave Yio Chu Kang Rd
63191 Aft Serangoon Nth Ave 1 Yio Chu Kang Rd
63201 Blk 133 Yio Chu Kang Rd
63211 Blk 138 Yio Chu Kang Rd
64101 Opp Gracehaven S Army Yio Chu Kang Rd
64111 Opp Blk 953 Yio Chu Kang Rd
66481 Opp Blk 968 Buangkok Green
66491 Opp Blk 910 Buangkok Green
64469 Opp Blk 579 Buangkok Green
64629 Opp Blk 565 Buangkok Green
67459 Aft Buangkok Dr Sengkang East Rd
67469 Bef Sengkang East Ave Sengkang East Rd
67279 Blk 301D Sengkang East Rd
67449 Blk 323B Sengkang East Rd
67401 Opp Sengkang Stn/Blk 260A NE16STC Sengkang East Way
67181 Blk 240 Compassvale Rd
67009 Sengkang Int NE16STC Sengkang Sq
Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Sengkang Bus Interchange ↔ Clementi Bus Interchange
Passes Through Buangkok, Yio Chu Kang Rd, Lorong Chuan, Bishan, Thomson Rd, Whitley Rd (PIE), Bukit Timah, Sixth Ave, Ulu Pandan, Clementi Ave 2
Route Length 25.6 km (D1) | 26.0 km (D2)
Travelling Time 90 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Clementi Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Bukit Batok Bus Depot (BBDEP)
Hougang Bus Depot
(HGDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Buses:
Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
Scania K230UB
Departure Times from Sengkang
0515 – 2330 (Weekdays, Saturdays)
0545 – 2330 (Sundays/PHs)
Departure Times from Clementi
0530 – 2330 (Weekdays, Saturdays)
0600 – 2330 (Sundays/PHs)
Frequency Direction 1
Direction 2
0630hrs – 0830hrs: 09 – 17 mins
0831hrs – 1659hrs: 10 – 17 mins
1700hrs – 1900hrs: 11 – 14 mins
After 1900hrs: 15 – 18 mins
0630hrs – 0830hrs: 11 – 14 mins
0831hrs – 1659hrs: 09 – 17 mins
1700hrs – 1900hrs: 10 – 17 mins
After 1900hrs: 13 – 17 mins

 

Service 156 is a residential route connecting the estates of Sengkang, Buangkok, Bishan and Clementi with low-density housing around Bukit Timah and Sixth Avenue. It is also the only SBS Transit service to serve Sixth Avenue.

Fare: Charges basic distance fares. See Bus Fares.

MRT / LRT Stations Served
Special Departures
  • Ulu Pandan Road (Opp Pandan Valley) → Sengkang Int
    Weekdays: 0800hrs
  • Bishan Road (Opp Bishan Stn) → Sengkang Int
    Weekdays: 0555hrs
  • Yio Chu Kang Road (Opp Blk 139) → Clementi Int
    Sundays/PHs: 0545hrs

Gallery

Operator History
  • 1993 – 2001: Singapore Bus Services Ltd
  • 2001 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2025 under the Clementi Bus Package.

History
  • 1993 (05 Dec): Introduced by SBS between Serangoon Int Clementi Int
  • 2001 (19 Jul): Extended to Sengkang Temp Int
  • 2003 (18 Jan): Amended to air-conditioned Sengkang Integrated Transport Hub (ITH)
  • 2006 (29 Oct): Amended to Clementi (Temp) Int
  • 2011 (04 Sep): Calls at a new bus stop outside Botanic Gdns Stn along Bt Timah Rd
  • 2011 (26 Sep): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
  • 2011 (26 Nov): Amended to Clementi Integrated Transport Hub
  • 2015 (27 Dec): Calls at a new bus stop along Dunearn Rd (42019 Opp Sixth Ave Stn)
Past Routings

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2 thoughts on “SBS Transit Bus Service 156

  • 19 September 2019 at 4:10 AM
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    Another funny planning to put 156 under Clementi where 60% of the route is within Hougang proximity areas..Who the hell in LTA plan for this?Unless they got plan to shorten 156 in future..

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    • 19 October 2020 at 10:24 PM
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      Sengkang-Hougang got too many by the way, unlike Clementi have very few services when organising. So is useful for Clementi Package to be 156 by the way….. 165 has the reason to be in Sengkang-Hougang.

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