SBS Transit Bus Service 162 / 162M

SBS Transit Bus Service 162 is a trunk service plying between Yio Chu Kang Int and Shenton Way Ter, passing through Ang Mo Kio, Bishan, Sin Ming, Thomson, Newton, Orchard, Dhoby Ghaut, City Hall, Fullerton Road and Shenton Way. Its route variant Service 162M, loops at Suntec City, and operates during weekday nights, Saturday afternoons and Sundays.

162
55509
Yio Chu Kang Int
Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
55209
Anderson JC
Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
54059
Bef Ang Mo Kio Lib
Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
54049
Courts Ang Mo Kio
Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
54039
Bef Al-Muttaqin Mque
Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
54241
Blk 700B
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54339
Blk 422
Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
54329
Blk 420
Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
54319
Opp Christ The King Ch
Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
54531
OPP BISHAN PK
Bishan Rd
53241
OPP BLK 217
Bishan Rd
53391
Opp Blk 203
Bishan St 22
53381
Bishan Nth Shop Mall
Bishan St 22
53371
Blk 257
Bishan St 22
53321
CityCab
Sin Ming Ave
53331
Bef Bright Hill Tp
Sin Ming Ave
53341
Blk 407
Sin Ming Ave
53351
Ai Tong Sch
Sin Ming Ave
53361
Blk 454
Sin Ming Ave
53069
Aft Windsor Pk Rd
Upp Thomson Rd
53059
Opp Thomson Plaza
Upp Thomson Rd
53049
Bef Jln Todak
Upp Thomson Rd
53039
Thomson CC
Upp Thomson Rd
53029
Shunfu Est
Upp Thomson Rd
53019
OPP ST. THERESA'S HME
Upp Thomson 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
51019
Thomson Flyover
Thomson Rd
50059
Opp Thomson Med Ctr
Thomson Rd
50049
Opp Novena Lodge
Thomson Rd
50037
Novena Stn Exit B
Thomson Rd
50069
Hotel Royal
Newton Rd
40129
Newton Life Ch
Newton Rd
40189
Newton Stn Exit B
Scotts Rd
40179
Env Bldg
Scotts Rd
09219
Far East Plaza
Scotts Rd
09047
Orchard Stn/Tang Plaza
Orchard Rd
09037
Opp Mandarin Orchard
Orchard Rd
08138
Concorde Hotel S'pore
Orchard Rd
08057
Dhoby Ghaut Stn
Orchard Rd
08069
BENCOOLEN STN EXIT B
Bras Basah Rd
04179
AFT BRAS BASAH STN EXIT A
Bras Basah Rd
02049
Raffles Hotel
Bras Basah Rd
02119
Opp War Memorial Pk
Nicoll Highway
03019
OUE Bayfront
Collyer Quay
03059
One Raffles Quay
Raffles Quay
03129
UIC Bldg
Shenton Way
03218
Opp MAS Bldg
Shenton Way
03239
Shenton Way Ter
Shenton Way
03239
Shenton Way Ter
Shenton Way
03222
Hub Synergy Pt
Anson Rd
03111
Aft Capital Twr
Robinson Rd
03031
Raffles Pl Stn Exit F
Robinson Rd
03011
Fullerton Sq
Fullerton Rd
02111
Esplanade Bridge
Esplanade Dr
04111
Capitol Bldg
Stamford Rd
04121
SMU
Stamford Rd
08041
YMCA
Orchard Rd
08031
Dhoby Ghaut Stn
Penang Rd
08111
Winsland Hse
Penang Rd
08121
Somerset Stn
Somerset Rd
09011
Opp Ngee Ann City
Orchard Turn
09023
Opp Orchard Stn/ION
Orchard Turn
09212
Royal Plaza On Scotts
Scotts Rd
40171
Opp Env Bldg
Scotts Rd
40181
Newton Stn Exit A
Scotts Rd
40121
Opp Newton Life Ch
Newton Rd
50061
Opp Hotel Royal
Newton Rd
50031
Opp Novena Ch
Thomson Rd
50041
Novena Lodge
Thomson Rd
50051
Thomson Med Ctr
Thomson Rd
51011
Opp Tan Tong Meng Twr
Thomson Rd
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
53011
ST. THERESA'S HME
Upp Thomson Rd
53021
Opp Shunfu Est
Upp Thomson Rd
53041
Bef Thomson Ridge
Upp Thomson Rd
53051
Bef Thomson Plaza
Upp Thomson Rd
53061
Bef Windsor Pk Rd
Upp Thomson Rd
53369
Opp Blk 454
Sin Ming Ave
53359
Opp Ai Tong Sch
Sin Ming Ave
53349
Bishan Pk Sec Sch
Sin Ming Ave
53339
Opp Bright Hill Tp
Sin Ming Ave
53329
Opp CityCab
Sin Ming Ave
53379
Blk 245
Bishan St 22
53389
Opp Bishan Nth Shop Mall
Bishan St 22
53399
Blk 202
Bishan St 22
53249
BLK 210
Bishan Rd
54539
BISHAN PK
Bishan Rd
54311
Blk 332
Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
54321
Blk 354
Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
54331
Blk 346
Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
54247
Blk 322
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54031
Opp Al-Muttaqin Mque
Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
54041
Opp Courts Ang Mo Kio
Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
54051
Bef Ang Mo Kio Ave 5
Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
55201
Opp Anderson JC
Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
55509
Yio Chu Kang Int
Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
162M
Yio Chu Kang Int ↺ Temasek Ave (Loop)
55509
Yio Chu Kang Int
Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
55209
Anderson JC
Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
54059
Bef Ang Mo Kio Lib
Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
54049
Courts Ang Mo Kio
Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
54039
Bef Al-Muttaqin Mque
Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
54241
Blk 700B
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54339
Blk 422
Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
54329
Blk 420
Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
54319
Opp Christ The King Ch
Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
54531
OPP BISHAN PK
Bishan Rd
53241
OPP BLK 217
Bishan Rd
53391
Opp Blk 203
Bishan St 22
53381
Bishan Nth Shop Mall
Bishan St 22
53371
Blk 257
Bishan St 22
53321
CityCab
Sin Ming Ave
53331
Bef Bright Hill Tp
Sin Ming Ave
53341
Blk 407
Sin Ming Ave
53351
Ai Tong Sch
Sin Ming Ave
53361
Blk 454
Sin Ming Ave
53069
Aft Windsor Pk Rd
Upp Thomson Rd
53059
Opp Thomson Plaza
Upp Thomson Rd
53049
Bef Jln Todak
Upp Thomson Rd
53039
Thomson CC
Upp Thomson Rd
53029
Shunfu Est
Upp Thomson Rd
53019
OPP ST. THERESA'S HME
Upp Thomson 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
51019
Thomson Flyover
Thomson Rd
50059
Opp Thomson Med Ctr
Thomson Rd
50049
Opp Novena Lodge
Thomson Rd
50037
Novena Stn Exit B
Thomson Rd
50069
Hotel Royal
Newton Rd
40129
Newton Life Ch
Newton Rd
40189
Newton Stn Exit B
Scotts Rd
40179
Env Bldg
Scotts Rd
09219
Far East Plaza
Scotts Rd
09047
Orchard Stn/Tang Plaza
Orchard Rd
09037
Opp Mandarin Orchard
Orchard Rd
08138
Concorde Hotel S'pore
Orchard Rd
08057
Dhoby Ghaut Stn
Orchard Rd
08069
BENCOOLEN STN EXIT B
Bras Basah Rd
04179
AFT BRAS BASAH STN EXIT A
Bras Basah Rd
02049
Raffles Hotel
Bras Basah Rd
02151
Suntec Convention Ctr
Temasek Blvd
02161
Promenade Stn
Temasek Ave
02171
Opp The Ritz-Carlton
Temasek Ave
02051
Seating Gallery
Raffles Ave
02061
The Esplanade
Raffles Ave
04111
Capitol Bldg
Stamford Rd
04121
SMU
Stamford Rd
08041
YMCA
Orchard Rd
08031
Dhoby Ghaut Stn
Penang Rd
08111
Winsland Hse
Penang Rd
08121
Somerset Stn
Somerset Rd
09011
Opp Ngee Ann City
Orchard Turn
09023
Opp Orchard Stn/ION
Orchard Turn
09212
Royal Plaza On Scotts
Scotts Rd
40171
Opp Env Bldg
Scotts Rd
40181
Newton Stn Exit A
Scotts Rd
40121
Opp Newton Life Ch
Newton Rd
50061
Opp Hotel Royal
Newton Rd
50031
Opp Novena Ch
Thomson Rd
50041
Novena Lodge
Thomson Rd
50051
Thomson Med Ctr
Thomson Rd
51011
Opp Tan Tong Meng Twr
Thomson Rd
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
53011
ST. THERESA'S HME
Upp Thomson Rd
53021
Opp Shunfu Est
Upp Thomson Rd
53041
Bef Thomson Ridge
Upp Thomson Rd
53051
Bef Thomson Plaza
Upp Thomson Rd
53061
Bef Windsor Pk Rd
Upp Thomson Rd
53369
Opp Blk 454
Sin Ming Ave
53359
Opp Ai Tong Sch
Sin Ming Ave
53349
Bishan Pk Sec Sch
Sin Ming Ave
53339
Opp Bright Hill Tp
Sin Ming Ave
53329
Opp CityCab
Sin Ming Ave
53379
Blk 245
Bishan St 22
53389
Opp Bishan Nth Shop Mall
Bishan St 22
53399
Blk 202
Bishan St 22
53249
BLK 210
Bishan Rd
54539
BISHAN PK
Bishan Rd
54311
Blk 332
Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
54321
Blk 354
Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
54331
Blk 346
Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
54247
Blk 322
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54031
Opp Al-Muttaqin Mque
Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
54041
Opp Courts Ang Mo Kio
Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
54051
Bef Ang Mo Kio Ave 5
Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
55201
Opp Anderson JC
Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
55509
Yio Chu Kang Int
Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
Technical Information
Service SBS Transit Bus Service 162
SBS Transit Bus Service 162M
Route WAB_logo_20px
Yio Chu Kang Bus Interchange  Shenton Way Bus Terminal Yio Chu Kang Bus Interchange ↺ Temasek Avenue (Loop)
Passes Through Ang Mo Kio, Bishan, Sin Ming, Thomson, Newton, Orchard, Dhoby Ghaut, City Hall, Fullerton Rd, Shenton Way Ang Mo Kio, Bishan, Sin Ming, Thomson, Newton, Orchard, Dhoby Ghaut, City Hall, Bras Basah, Suntec City
Route Length 20.9 km (D1) | 21.9 km (D2) 39.0 km
Travelling Time
85 mins 150 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Seletar Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Seletar Bus Depot (SEDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Bus:
Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
Scania K230UB
Departure Times from Yio Chu Kang
0530 1800 (Weekdays)
0600 1300 (Saturdays)
1818 2330 (Weekdays)
1315 2330 (Saturdays)
0600 2330 (Sundays & Public Holidays)
Departure Times from Shenton Way
0630 1930 (Weekdays)
0630 1420 (Saturdays)
Frequency Direction 1
Loop Service
0630 – 0830: 10 – 14 mins
0831 – 1659: 09 – 16 mins
1700 – 1900: 08 – 10 mins
After 1900: NA
0630 – 0830: 11 – 13 mins
0831 – 1659: 12 – 17 mins
1700 – 1900: 15 mins
After 1900: 14 – 18 mins
Direction 2
0630 – 0830: 12 – 15 mins
0831 – 1659: 07 – 17 mins
1700 – 1900: 14 – 18 mins
After 1900: 19 mins

Route History

Service 162 connects residential towns of Ang Mo Kio, Bishan and Thomson to the Central districts of Orchard Road, Bras Basah and Shenton Way. During selected times, Service 162M will operate, skipping Shenton Way and looping at Suntec City.

MRT Stations Served:

Special Departures:

  • Thomson Rd (MacRitchie Reservoir)  Yio Chu Kang Int
    Weekdays (sv162): 0600hrs, 0610hrs, 0620hrs, 0629hrs, 0638hrs, 0647hrs, 0657hrs
    Saturdays (sv162): 0600hrs, 0614hrs, 0628hrs, 0641hrs, 0654hrs
    Sundays/PHs (sv162M): 0600hrs, 0614hrs, 0628hrs, 0642hrs, 0656hrs, 0709hrs

Fare: Charges basic distance fares. See Bus Fares. Calculate your bus fare using LTA’s fare calculator on MyTransport.sg here.


Gallery:


Operator History:

  • 2001 (Feb – Nov): Singapore Bus Services Ltd
  • 2001 (Nov) – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2023 under the Seletar Bus Package.

History:

  • 2001 (25 Feb): Introduced by SBS between Yio Chu Kang Terminal and Shenton Way (Loop), operating on Weekdays & Saturdays (in the day). Route variant Service 162# also introduced to loop at Suntec City during weeknights, Saturday evenings, Sundays and Public Holidays (whole day).
  • 2001 (16 Dec): Amended to terminate at Shenton Way Terminal. Operation hours of Service 162# brought forward to after 1pm on Saturdays. Also began calling at previously skipped stops along Bishan Rd, Upp Thomson Rd and Newton Rd.
  • 2008 (28 Jan): Service 162# was directly renumbered to Service 162M with no route changes.
  • 2011 (07 Mar): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
  • 2013: Service improvement under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP)
  • 2017 (25 Jun): Service 162 Amended to relocated Shenton Way Bus Terminal
  • 2018 (11 Mar): Start of operations under Seletar Bus Package (Tendered Contract)

Past Routings:

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One thought on “SBS Transit Bus Service 162 / 162M

  • 23 August 2018 at 3:18 PM
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    Today 23august 2018 I saw a man a22 on 162

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