SBS Transit Bus Service 162M

SBS Transit Service 162M is a trunk service plying from Yio Chu Kang Bus Interchange and looping at Temasek Avenue, passing through Ang Mo Kio, Bishan, Sin Ming, Thomson, Newton, Orchard, Dhoby Ghaut, City Hall and Suntec City. It is a route variant of Bus Service 162, and only operates during weekday nights, Saturday evenings and Sundays / Public Holidays.

162M
Yio Chu Kang Int β†Ί Temasek Ave (Loop)
55509 Yio Chu Kang Int NS15 Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
55209 Opp Blk 646 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 NS20 Thomson Rd
50069 Hotel Royal Newton Rd
40129 Newton Life Ch Newton Rd
40189 Newton Stn Exit B NS21-DT11 Scotts Rd
40179 Env Bldg Scotts Rd
09219 Far East Plaza Scotts Rd
09047 Orchard Stn/Tang Plaza NS22 Orchard Rd
09037 Opp Mandarin Orchard NS22 Orchard Rd
08138 Concorde Hotel S'pore Orchard Rd
08057 Dhoby Ghaut Stn NS24NE6CC1 Orchard Rd
08069 Bencoolen Stn Exit B DT21 Bras Basah Rd
04179 Aft Bras Basah Stn Exit A CC2 Bras Basah Rd
02049 Raffles Hotel Bras Basah Rd
02151 Suntec Convention Ctr CC3 Temasek Blvd
02161 Promenade Stn CC4DT15 Temasek Ave
02171 Opp The Ritz-Carlton Temasek Ave
02051 The Float @ Marina Bay Raffles Ave
02061 The Esplanade Raffles Ave
04111 Capitol Bldg EW13NS25 Stamford Rd
04121 SMU CC2 Stamford Rd
08041 YMCA Orchard Rd
08031 Dhoby Ghaut Stn Exit B NS24NE6CC1 Penang Rd
08111 Winsland Hse Penang Rd
08121 Somerset Stn NS23 Somerset Rd
09011 Opp Ngee Ann City Orchard Turn
09023 Opp Orchard Stn/ION NS22 Orchard Turn
09212 Royal Plaza On Scotts Scotts Rd
40171 Opp Env Bldg Scotts Rd
40181 Newton Stn Exit A NS21-DT11 Scotts Rd
40121 Opp Newton Life Ch Newton Rd
50061 Opp Hotel Royal Newton Rd
50031 Opp Novena Ch NS20 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 Opp Blk 407 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 Aft Blk 648 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
55509 Yio Chu Kang Int NS15 Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
Route Overview
Route WAB_logo_20px Yio Chu Kang Bus Interchange β†Ί Temasek Avenue (Loop)
Passes Through Ang Mo Kio, Bishan, Sin Ming, Thomson, Newton, Orchard, Dhoby Ghaut, City Hall, Bras Basah, Suntec City
Route Length 39.0 km
Traveling Time 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
– BYD K9
–
Mercedes-Benz Citaro
– Scania K230UB
Operating Hours
Departure Times from Yio Chu Kang
Weekdays Saturdays Sundays / Public Holidays
18:15 – 23:30 13:15 – 23:30 06:00 – 23:30
Operating Frequency
Loop Service 6:30am–8.30am 8.31am–4.59pm 5.00pm–7.00pm After 7.00pm
Mondays – Thursdays N.A. N.A. 14 mins 12 – 15 mins
Fridays N.A. N.A. 13 mins 12 – 14 mins
Saturdays N.A. 15 mins 15 mins 15 mins
Sundays / Public Holidays 10 – 13 mins 12 – 15 mins 14 – 15 mins 14 – 15 mins
Fare Information
Fare Charges regular distance fares

 

Service 162M connects the residential towns of Ang Mo Kio, Bishan and Thomson to the Central districts of Orchard Road, Bras Basah and Suntec City. It operates during weekday nights, Saturday afternoons & evenings, and Sundays & Public Holidays.
At other times, its parent service Service 162 will operate up to Shenton Way Bus Terminal.

MRT Stations Served
Special Departures
  • Thomson Rd (MacRitchie Reservoir) β†’ Yio Chu Kang Int
    Sundays / Public Holidays: 06:00, 06:14, 06:28, 06:42, 06:56 & 07:09
Parent Service

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Operator History
  • 25 Feb 2001 – 31 Oct 2001 : Singapore Bus Services Ltd
  • 01 Nov 2001 – 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 between Yio Chu Kang Ter and Temasek Ave (Loop) as an alternate route of Service 162, operating during off peak periods on weekdays and Saturdays and throughout the day on Sundays and Public Holidays, numbered as Service 162X.
  • 2001 (16 Dec): Converted to trunk service, serving all bus stops along Bishan Rd and Upp Thomson Rd
  • 2002 (07 Jul): Skips the bus stop outside Orchard Emerald along Orchard R
  • 2005 (02 Jul): Amended to ply Grange Rd and Orchard Link with the partial closure of Somerset Rd
  • 2006 (29 Oct): Serves relocated bus stop outside Orchard Stn along Orchard Turn
  • 2008 (28 Jan): Service 162X renumbered to Service 162M with no route changes.
  • 2011 (07 Mar): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
  • 2018 (11 Mar): Start of operations under Seletar Bus Package (Tendered Contract)

Past Routings

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2 thoughts on “SBS Transit Bus Service 162M

  • 26 June 2019 at 9:13 PM
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    can have double-decker on bus 162 and bus 162m

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    • 12 August 2019 at 7:15 PM
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      by right can but due to low-moderate demand, DD buses aren’t used

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