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 NE12CC13 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 CC12 Bartley Rd
62079 AFT BARTLEY STN EXIT B CC12 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 Aft Tai Seng Stn Exit C CC11 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 CC10DT26 Circuit Link
70201 OPP MACPHERSON STN EXIT D CC10DT26 Circuit Rd
70211 Blk 90 Pipit Rd
70221 Blk 79 FC Circuit Rd
70231 OPP MATTAR STN EXIT B DT25 Mattar Rd
70241 Aft Grace Baptist Ch Mattar Rd
70019 Blk 125 Aljunied Rd
81099 Blk 102 Aljunied Rd
81089 Aljunied Stn EW9 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 CC7 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 CC7 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 EW9 Aljunied Rd
81091 Sims Urban Oasis Aljunied Rd
70011 Opp Blk 125 Aljunied Rd
70151 Aft Jln Anggerek Merpati Rd
70161 OPP MATTAR STN EXIT A DT25 Merpati Rd
70171 Blk 77 Circuit Rd
70181 Blk 36 Circuit Rd
70191 OPP BLK 66 Circuit Rd
70371 Macpherson Stn Exit A CC10DT26 Circuit Link
70261 Opp Orion @ Paya Lebar Paya Lebar Rd
70271 Le Crescendo Paya Lebar Rd
70281 Aft Tai Seng Stn CC11 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 CC12 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 Serangoon Stn Exit A/Blk 413 NE12CC13 Upp S'goon Rd
66009 S'Goon Int NE12CC13 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 25.5 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

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.

MRT Stations Served
Special Departures
  • Rhu Cross (Opp Costa Rhu Condo) → Serangoon Int
    Weekdays: 0600hrs, 0616hrs
    Saturdays: 0600hrs, 0611hrs
    Sundays / Public Holidays: 0615hrs
Short Trip Service
  • Service 158A: Aljunied Rd (Aljunied Stn) → Aljunied Rd (Opp Aljunied Stn) via Rhu Cross
    Weekdays: 0638hrs, 0704hrs, 0730hrs & 0832hrs
  • Service 158A (Special Departures): Tanjong Rhu Rd (Dunman High Sch) → Aljunied Rd (Opp Aljunied Stn)
    Weekdays: 1414hrs, 1454hrs & 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

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