SBS Transit Bus Service 158

SBS Transit Bus Service 158 is a trunk route running from Serangoon Interchange and looping at Tanjong Rhu, going via Serangoon Avenue 1, Upper Paya Lebar, MacPherson Estate, Aljunied, Mountbatten and Tanjong Rhu Road.

158
S'Goon Int ↺ Rhu Cross (Loop)
66009
S'Goon Int
S'goon Ave 2
62179
Blk 421
S'goon Ctrl
62169
Blk 426
S'goon Ave 1
62159
Opp Rindu Terr
S'goon Ave 1
62089
Bartley Chr Ch
Bartley Rd
62079
AFT BARTLEY STN EXIT B
Bartley Rd
62069
Bef Upp Paya Lebar Rd
Bartley Rd
70309
Opp Paya Lebar St
Upp Paya Lebar Rd
70299
Opp Asiawide Ind Bldg
Upp Paya Lebar Rd
70289
Opp Tai Seng Stn
Upp Paya Lebar Rd
70279
Opp Trinity @ Paya Lebar
Paya Lebar Rd
70269
Citipoint Ind Cplx
Paya Lebar Rd
70379
Opp Macpherson Stn Exit A
Circuit Link
70201
OPP MACPHERSON STN EXIT D
Circuit Rd
70211
Blk 90
Pipit Rd
70221
Blk 79 FC
Circuit Rd
70231
OPP MATTAR STN EXIT B
Mattar Rd
70241
MacPherson Pr Sch
Mattar Rd
70019
Blk 125
Aljunied Rd
81099
Blk 102
Aljunied Rd
81089
Aljunied Stn
Aljunied Rd
80089
Bef Lor 18 Geylang
Geylang Rd
80069
Opp Mohd Salleh Mque
Geylang Rd
80119
Aft Geylang Rd
Sims Way
80149
S.A. Deaf
Mountbatten Rd
80279
Mountbatten Stn Exit B
Mountbatten Rd
91099
Bef Wilkinson Rd
Mountbatten Rd
91089
Opp Fort Gdns
Fort Rd
90069
Opp Dunman High Sch
Tg Rhu Rd
90059
S'pore Swim Club
Tg Rhu Rd
90039
Opp Tg Ria Condo
Tg Rhu Rd
90029
Opp Pebble Bay
Tg Rhu Rd
90019
Pk Shore Condo
Tg Rhu Rd
90079
Opp Costa Rhu Condo
Rhu Cross
90011
Bef Tg Rhu View
Tg Rhu Rd
90021
Pebble Bay
Tg Rhu Rd
90031
Tg Ria Condo
Tg Rhu Rd
90051
Opp S'pore Swim Club
Tg Rhu Rd
90061
Dunman High Sch
Tg Rhu Rd
91081
Fort Gdns
Fort Rd
91091
Bef Kg Kayu Rd
Mountbatten Rd
80271
Opp Mountbatten Stn
Mountbatten Rd
80141
Opp S.A. Deaf
Mountbatten Rd
80111
Bef Geylang Rd
Sims Way
80071
Yi Xiu Fty Bldg
Sims Ave
80091
Bef Lor 23 Geylang
Sims Ave
81081
Opp Aljunied Stn
Aljunied Rd
81091
Opp Blk 105
Aljunied Rd
70011
Opp Blk 125
Aljunied Rd
70151
Aft Jln Anggerek
Merpati Rd
70161
OPP MATTAR STN EXIT A
Merpati Rd
70171
Blk 77
Circuit Rd
70181
Blk 36
Circuit Rd
70191
OPP BLK 66
Circuit Rd
70371
Macpherson Stn Exit A
Circuit Link
70261
Opp Orion @ Paya Lebar
Paya Lebar Rd
70271
Le Crescendo
Paya Lebar Rd
70281
Aft Tai Seng Stn
Upp Paya Lebar Rd
70291
Asiawide Ind Bldg
Upp Paya Lebar Rd
70301
Aft Paya Lebar St
Upp Paya Lebar Rd
62061
Aft Upp Paya Lebar Rd
Bartley Rd
62071
BARTLEY STN EXIT A
Bartley Rd
62151
Rindu Terr
S'goon Ave 1
62161
St.Gabriel's Sec Sch
S'goon Ave 1
62171
Blk 409
S'goon Ctrl
62139
S'Goon Stn Exit A/Blk 413
Upp S'goon Rd
66009
S'Goon Int
S'goon Ave 2
Technical Information
Route Serangoon Bus Interchange ↺ Rhu Cross (Loop)
Passes Through Serangoon Ave 1, Upp Paya Lebar, MacPherson Estate, Aljunied, Mountbatten, Tanjong Rhu
Route Length 25.3 km
Travelling Time 85 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Serangoon – Eunos Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Hougang Bus Depot (HGDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Bus:
Mercedes-Benz Citaro
Scania K230UB
Departure Times from Serangoon
0545 – 2330 (Weekdays, Saturdays)
0600 – 2330 (Sundays/PHs)
Frequency Loop Service
0630hrs – 0830hrs: 11 – 13 mins
0831hrs – 1659hrs: 10 – 16 mins
1700hrs – 1900hrs: 13 – 14 mins
After 1900hrs: 13 – 17 mins

Route History

Service 158 is a residential trunk route connecting the estates of Serangoon, Bartley, MacPherson, Geylang, Mountbatten and Tanjong Rhu, linking them with a multiple MRT stations along the way, such as Serangoon, Tai Seng and Aljunied. The route is well utilized not just by residents, but also by workers from industrial areas near Tai Seng and Aljunied Road.

As the only route serving Tanjong Rhu (before the route extension of Service 11), Service 158 is crucial to providing bus connections for residents. To aid with peak hour demand between Tanjong Rhu and Aljunied MRT, Short Trip Service 158A is operated during the peak hours, which also benefits student demand from Dunman High School.

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
  • Rhu Cross (Opp Costa Rhu Condo)  Serangoon Int
    Weekdays: 0600hrs, 0614hrs
    Saturdays: 0600hrs, 0611hrs
    Sundays/PHs: 0615hrs
Short Trip Service
  • Service 158A: Aljunied Rd (Aljunied Stn) → Aljunied Rd (Opp Aljunied Stn) via Rhu Cross
    Weekdays AM Peak: 0641hrs – 0833hrs | 24 – 27 min frequency
  • Service 158A: Tanjong Rhu Rd (Dunman High Sch) → Aljunied Rd (Opp Aljunied Stn)
    Weekdays: Last bus at 1539hrs

Service 158A helps relieve demand between Tanjong Rhu and Aljunied MRT for residents of Tanjong Rhu and students of Dunman High School.

 


Gallery

Operator History
  • 1971 – 1973: Associated Bus Service
  • 1973 – 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 Serangoon – Eunos Bus Package.

History
  • 1971 (08 Aug): Introduced between Toa Payoh Town Ctr Ter and Fidelio St Ter
  • 1973 (01 Jul): Extended to Chai Chee Ter
  • 1973 (01 Nov): Operated by Singapore Bus Service (SBS)
  • 1974 (03 Feb): Amended to skip Fidelio St under 1974 Bus Rationalisation
  • 1983 (26 Dec): Amended to Toa Payoh Int
  • 1985 (08 Sep): Extended to Bedok Int with the closure of Chai Chee Ter
  • 1990 (04 Feb): Amended from Toa Payoh Int to Serangoon Int
  • 1992 (03 May): Shortened to loop at Tg Rhu Rd under TransitLink Network Integration Exercise Phase 7
  • 1998: Calls at a new bus stop opposite Costa Rhu Condo along Rhu Cross, skipping a pair of bus stops outside and opposite AMCOL along Tg Rhu Rd
  • 2001 (01 Nov): Operated by SBS Transit
  • 2003: Calls at a new pair of bus stops outside Serangoon Stn along Serangoon Central
  • 2003: Skips a pair of bus stops outside and opposite Camelot Condo along Tg Rhu Rd to facilitate the construction of KPE
  • 2004 (27 Apr): Amended to ply Sims Ave towards Serangoon Int with the temporary conversion of Lor 1 Geylang to a one-way road
  • 2004 (06 Dec): Amended to ply the reinstated Lor 1 Geylang towards Serangoon Int, skipping Sims Ave
  • 2005 (05 Jun): Amended to ply Sims Way with the partial closure of southbound Mountbatten Rd
  • 2005 (02 Jul): Amended to ply Sims Way with the partial closure of northbound Mountbatten Rd
  • 2009 (08 Mar): Skips a pair of bus stops outside and opposite Bartley Sec Sch with the realignment of the junction of Upp Paya Lebar Rd and Bartley Rd
  • 2009 (22 Nov): Calls at a new pair of bus stops outside and opposite MacPherson Stn along Circuit Link
  • 2011 (26 Jun): Amended to ply Lor Bengkok with the closure of Circuit Link to facilitate the construction of MacPherson MRT station on the Downtown MRT Line
  • 2011 (03 Sep): Amended to Serangoon Integrated Transport Hub
  • 2013 (31 Mar): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
  • 2014 (10 Aug): Calls at a new bus stop opposite Blk 2 along Mountbatten Rd
  • 2016 (16 Oct): Amended to ply the reinstated Circuit Link, skipping Lor Bengkok

Past Routings:

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