SBS Transit Bus Service 159A

SBS Transit Bus Service 159A is a Short-Trip Service variant of Bus Service 159.

The route operates from Sengkang Bus Interchange and ends at Ang Mo Kio Ave 8 (Bef Ang Mo Kio Stn Exit B), operating only during the weekday morning peak hours, with additional special departures on weekday afternoons starting at ITE College Central along Ang Mo Kio Avenue 5.

159A
Sengkang Int → Ang Mo Kio Stn
67009
Sengkang Int
Sengkang Sq
67409
Sengkang Stn
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
64619
Opp Blk 913
Hougang Ave 4
64609
Blk 687
Hougang Ave 4
64479
Blk 665
Hougang Ave 9
64489
Blk 946A
Hougang Ave 9
64499
Regentville
Hougang Ave 9
66539
Blk 531
S'goon Nth Ave 5
66529
Blk 538
S'goon Nth Ave 5
66519
Opp Seagate
S'goon Nth Ave 6
66459
Aft Seagate
Ang Mo Kio Ave 5
54659
Techplace 2
Ang Mo Kio Ave 5
54509
Aft Blk 5000
Ang Mo Kio Ave 5
54499
Bef CTE
Ang Mo Kio Ave 5
54489
Opp Ite Coll Ctrl
Ang Mo Kio Ave 5
54479
Blk 538
Ang Mo Kio Ave 5
54359
Blk 502
Ang Mo Kio Ave 5
54349
Blk 504
Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
54399
Ang Mo Kio Stn
Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px Sengkang Bus InterchangeAng Mo Kio Ave 8 (Bef Ang Mo Kio Stn Exit B)
Passes Through Buangkok, Hougang Ave 9, Ang Mo Kio Ave 5
Route Length 8.0 km
Journey Time ~ 45 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Sengkang–Hougang Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Hougang Bus Depot
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Bus:
– Mercedes-Benz Citaro
– Scania K230UB
Departure Times
Weekdays, except Public Holidays
From Sengkang Interchange:
0625hrs–0905hrs | 12–25 mins frequency
From Ang Mo Kio Ave 5 (Opp ITE Coll Ctrl): 1147hrs–1747hrs

Short Trip Service 159A is a trunk service operating from Sengkang Bus Interchange and ends at Ang Mo Kio Ave 8 (Bef Ang Mo Kio Stn Exit B).

As a Short-Trip Service, the route operates during Weekday AM Peak hours and supplements the high demand for Service 159 from students commuting to ITE College Central in the mornings, as well as residents at Sengkang, Buangkok, Hougang and Serangoon North, connecting to Ang Mo Kio MRT station. In the afternoons during the school term, additional special departures are operated, departing from Ang Mo Kio Ave 5 (Opp ITE Coll Ctrl).

Departure Timings
  • From Sengkang Interchange:
    Weekdays: 0625hrs, 0636hrs, 0647hrs, 0658hrs, 0717hrs, 0730hrs, 0749hrs, 0803hrs, 0817hrs, 0831hrs, 0852hrs, 0905hrs
  • From Ang Mo Kio Ave 5 (Opp ITE Coll Ctrl):
    Weekdays: 1147hrs, 1201hrs, 1307hrs, 1321hrs, 1335hrs, 1349hrs, 1403hrs, 1504hrs, 1510hrs, 1518hrs, 1524hrs, 1532hrs, 1538hrs, 1546hrs, 1552hrs, 1705hrs, 1719hrs, 1733hrs, 1747hrs

Fare: Charges regular distance fares for trunk services. See Bus Fares.

MRT Stations Served
Gallery:

Operator History:

  • 6 Apr 2009  Present: SBS Transit Ltd

Route History:

  • 2009 (06 Apr): Introduced from Sengkang Int to Ang Mo Kio Ave 8 (Opp Blk 710) — now Ang Mo Kio Ave 8 (Ang Mo Kio Stn) in the morning
  • 2013 (07 Jan): Additional trips from Ang Mo Kio Ave 5 (Opp ITE College Central) introduced on weekday afternoons

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