SBS Transit Bus Service 163A

SBS Transit Bus Service 163A is a Short-Trip Service variant of Bus Service 163.

The route operates from Sengkang Bus Interchange and ends at Fernvale Lane (Bef Sengkang West Rd), operating daily, after the last bus of Service 163 has departed.

Sengkang Int
→ Bef Sengkang West Rd
67009 Sengkang Int B2 NE16STC Sengkang Sq
67189 Opp Blk 241 Compassvale Rd
67101 Blk 250A Sengkang East Way
65049 Blk 126A Punggol Rd
65039 Blk 124 Punggol Rd
65029 Blk 111 Punggol Rd
67219 Ranggung Stn Exit B SE5 Sengkang East Ave
67269 Opp Blk 203A Sengkang East Ave
67339 Opp Blk 200B Sengkang East Ave
67299 Renjong Stn Exit A SW8 Sengkang East Ave
67309 Opp Blk 305 CP SW7 Sengkang East Ave
67329 Opp Blk 310B Sengkang East Ave
67479 Layar Stn Exit A/Blk 417A SW6 Sengkang West Ave
67489 Opp Fernvale Stn SW5 Sengkang West Ave
67499 Fernvale Pr Sch Sengkang West Ave
67281 Blk 403A Fernvale Lane
67651 Bef Sengkang West Rd Fernvale Lane
Route Overview
Route WAB_logo_20px Sengkang Bus InterchangeFernvale Lane (Bef Sengkang West Rd)
Passes Through Punggol Road, Sengkang East Ave, Sengkang West Ave
Route Length 5.6 km
Travelling Time 22 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Sengkang–Hougang 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
12-metre Double Deck Bus:
Volvo B9TL
Operating Hours
Departure Times from Sengkang
23:46 00:35
Fare Information
Fare Charges regular distance fares


Short Trip Service 163A is a trunk service operating from Sengkang Bus Interchange and ends at Fernvale Lane (Bef Sengkang West Rd). The Short-Trip Service operates daily and connects the transport node of Sengkang to residential areas around Sengkang after the last bus of Service 163 has departed, offering late-night bus connections within Sengkang without having to operate full-distance trips to Toa Payoh.

The route was introduced on 10 February 2019, following the withdrawal of Service 163M. Service 163A was also operated from March 2005 in near-identical form, until 2008 when it was renumbered to Service 163M.

MRT / LRT Stations served:
Departure Timings
  • From Sengkang Interchange:
    Daily: 23:46, 00:02, 00:18 & 00:35


Operator History:
  • 2019 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2024 under the Sengkang–Hougang Bus Package.

Route History:
  • 2019 (10 Feb): Introduced from Sengkang Integrated Transport Hub to Fernvale Lane (Bef Sengkang West Rd), operating after the last bus of Service 163 daily

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