SBS Transit Bus Service 165

SBS Transit Bus Service 165 is a trunk service plying between Hougang Central Bus Interchange and Clementi Bus Interchange, passing through Ang Mo Kio, Upper Thomson, Lornie, Farrer, and Ulu Pandan.

165
64009
Hougang Ctrl Int
Hougang Ctrl
64551
Blk 836
Hougang Ctrl
64529
Hougang Polyclinic
Hougang Ave 4
64339
Blk 602
Hougang Ave 4
63379
Blk 608
Hougang Ave 8
63389
Opp Xinmin Pr Sch
Hougang Ave 8
63399
Blk 632
Hougang Ave 8
63319
Opp Blk 634
Hougang Ave 2
66109
Blk 151
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
66339
Blk 101
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
66349
Opp Daikin S'pore
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54309
Opp Blk 5022
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54299
Opp Blk 565
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54289
Blk 452
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54279
Blk 427
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54269
Opp Ang Mo Kio Stn
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54248
Blk 324
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54239
Blk 209
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54229
Ang Mo Kio Pr Sch
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54219
OPP MAYFLOWER SEC SCH
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54069
Opp Blk 246
Ang Mo Kio Ave 1
56269
Opp Blk 248
Ang Mo Kio Ave 1
53099
Aft Ang Mo Kio Ave 1
Upp Thomson Rd
53089
Faber Gdn
Upp Thomson Rd
53079
Flame Tree Pk
Upp Thomson Rd
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
51079
Opp Macritchie Reservoir
Thomson Rd
51119
Bef Andrew Rd
Lornie Rd
40269
LP 57
Lornie Rd
40259
Bef Wallace Way
Lornie Rd
41159
Aft Lornie Wk
Lornie Rd
41149
Opp SICC
Adam Rd
41139
Aft The Japanese Assn
Adam Rd
41129
Opp S'Pore Bible Coll
Adam Rd
41119
Opp Lutheran Twrs
Farrer Rd
41109
Opp St. Margaret's Sec Sch
Farrer Rd
11119
Farrer Rd Stn Exit A
Farrer Rd
11109
Spanish Village
Farrer Rd
11099
Opp Tulip Gdn
Farrer Rd
11231
Aft Estoril Mans
Holland Rd
11261
Holland Village
Holland Rd
11271
Aft East Sussex Lane
Holland Rd
11281
Aft Tan Boon Chong Ave
Holland Rd
11291
Cold Storage Jelita
Holland Rd
12021
Bef Moonbeam Wk
Holland Rd
12031
Pandan Valley Condo
Ulu Pandan Rd
12041
Aft Pandan Valley
Ulu Pandan Rd
12051
Pine Gr Condo
Ulu Pandan Rd
12111
Bef Clementi Rd
Ulu Pandan Rd
17119
Opp Blk 343
Clementi Rd
17109
Opp Blk 352
Clementi Rd
17151
Blk 410
C'wealth Ave West
17161
Opp Blk 329
C'wealth Ave West
17171
Clementi Stn
C'wealth Ave West
17009
Clementi Int
Clementi Ave 3
17009
Clementi Int
Clementi Ave 3
17239
NTUC Fairprice
Clementi Ave 3
17159
Blk 365
C'wealth Ave West
17101
Blk 352
Clementi Rd
12119
Police KINS Trg Camp
Ulu Pandan Rd
12059
Opp Pine Gr Condo
Ulu Pandan Rd
12049
Opp Pandan Valley
Ulu Pandan Rd
12039
Opp Pandan Valley Condo
Ulu Pandan Rd
12029
Opp Moonbeam Wk
Holland Rd
11299
Opp Cold Storage Jelita
Holland Rd
11289
Opp Tan Boon Chong Ave
Holland Rd
11279
Aft Coronation Rd West
Holland Rd
11269
Opp Holland Village
Holland Rd
11239
Fairlodge
Holland Rd
11091
Tulip Gdn
Farrer Rd
11101
Farrer Rd Mkt
Farrer Rd
11111
Farrer Rd Stn Exit B
Farrer Rd
41101
St. Margaret's Sec Sch
Farrer Rd
41111
Lutheran Twrs
Farrer Rd
41121
S'Pore Bible Coll
Adam Rd
41131
Opp The Japanese Assn
Adam Rd
41141
Bef SICC
Adam Rd
41151
Aft SICC
Lornie Rd
40251
Aft Wallace Way
Lornie Rd
40261
LP 52
Lornie Rd
51111
Opp Andrew Rd
Lornie 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
53071
Opp Flame Tree Pk
Upp Thomson Rd
53081
Opp Faber Gdn
Upp Thomson Rd
53091
Bef Ang Mo Kio Ave 1
Upp Thomson Rd
56261
Blk 248
Ang Mo Kio Ave 1
54061
Blk 246
Ang Mo Kio Ave 1
54211
MAYFLOWER SEC SCH
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54221
Opp Ang Mo Kio Pr Sch
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54231
Blk 129
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54241
Blk 700B
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54261
Ang Mo Kio Stn
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54271
Blk 586
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54281
Blk 570
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54291
Blk 564
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54301
Blk 5022
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
66341
Daikin S'pore
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
66331
Blk 554
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
66101
Blk 516
Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
63311
Blk 634
Hougang Ave 2
63391
Blk 639
Hougang Ave 8
63381
Xinmin Pr Sch
Hougang Ave 8
63371
Blk 679
Hougang Ave 8
64331
Blk 508
Hougang Ave 4
64521
Blk 834
Hougang Ave 4
64559
Blk 830A
Hougang Ctrl
64009
Hougang Ctrl Int
Hougang Ctrl
Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Hougang Central Bus Interchange ↔ Clementi Bus Interchange
Passes Through Hougang Ave 4/8, Ang Mo Kio, Upp Thomson, Lornie, Farrer, Holland Rd, Clementi Rd, Clementi MRT
Route Length 24.1 km (D1) | 23.7 km (D2)
Travelling Time 95 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Sengkang – Hougang Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Hougang Bus Depot (HGDEP)
Bukit Batok Bus Depot (BBDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Double Decker Buses:
Volvo B9TL
12-metre Single Deck Buses:
Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
Scania K230UB
Departure Times from Hougang Central
0530hrs – 2320hrs (Daily)
Departure Times from Clementi
0545hrs – 0000hrs (Weekdays)
0600hrs – 0000hrs (Saturdays, Sundays & Public Holidays)
Frequency Direction 1
Direction 2
0630hrs – 0830hrs: 08 – 14 mins
0831hrs – 1659hrs: 09 – 17 mins
1700hrs – 1900hrs: 10 – 11 mins
After 1900hrs: 13 – 17 mins
0630hrs – 0830hrs: 10 – 12 mins
0831hrs – 1659hrs: 09 – 14 mins
1700hrs – 1900hrs: 09 – 15 mins
After 1900hrs: 12 – 15 mins

Service 165 is a residential route connecting the towns of Hougang, Ang Mo Kio and Upper Thomson with Farrer and Clementi. Despite being a supplementary connection between its many areas of service, almost all of its route plies along main roads, making it a quicker and more convenient inter-town link as compared to other services.

The route shares its Hougang Central – Clementi termini with Service 147, but plies a much faster route.

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

MRT Stations Served
Special Departures
  • Ang Mo Kio Avenue 3 (Opp Ang Mo Kio Stn)  Clementi Int
    Weekdays & Sat: 0530hrs, 0541hrs
  • Thomson Road (Opp MacRitchie Reservoir)  Clementi Int
    Weekdays & Sat: 0520hrs, 0534hrs

 


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Operator History
  • 1971– 1973: United Bus Company Pte Ltd
  • 1973 – 2001: Singapore Bus Services Ltd
  • 2001 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2021 under the Sengkang – Hougang Bus Package.

History
  • 1971 (11 Apr): Introduced between Yio Chu Kang Rd Ter and Jln Boon Lay Ter under 1971 Bus Reorganisation, operated by United Bus Company
  • 1972 (11 Jun): Amended to ply Upp Cross St with the partial conversion of Havelock Rd to one-way road, skipping Upp Hokien St
  • 1973 (01 Nov): Operated by Singapore Bus Service (SBS)
  • 1974 (03 Feb): Amended to ply Lornie Rd, Adam Rd, Farrer Rd, Holland Rd, Ulu Pandan Rd and Clementi Rd under 1974 Bus Rationalization
  • 1977 (19 Sep): Extended to Ang Mo Kio Ave 3 Ter
  • 1978 (01 Jun): Amended to Jurong Int
  • 1981 (05 Jul): Amended to Ang Mo Kio Central 2 Ter
  • 1983 (10 Apr): Amended to Ang Mo Kio Int
  • 1986 (01 Jun): Skips the bus stop before Ayer Rajah Rd along Clementi Rd
  • 1987 (12 Aug): Skips the bus stop after Joan Rd along Lornie Rd
  • 1990 (21 Feb): Skips the bus stop opposite Jasmine Rd along Upp Thomson Rd
  • 1990 (01 Jul): Temporary plied between Ang Mo Kio and Boon Lay when Boon Lay Int opened.
  • 1990 (07 Jul): Shortened to Clementi Int when Boon Lay MRT Station opened
  • 1995 (08 Jan): Extended to Hougang Central Int
  • 1998 (24 May): Amended to Hougang Central Temp Int
  • 1998: Calls at a new pair of bus stops outside Blk 836 and outside Blk 830A along Hougang Central
  • 2001 (20 May): Amended back to Hougang Central Int
  • 2001 (01 Nov): Operated by SBS Transit
  • 2004: Skips the bus stop outside Nanyang Pr Sch along Farrer Rd
  • 2006 (29 Oct): Amended to Clementi Temp Int
  • 2009 (19 Apr): Calls at a new pair of bus stops outside Blk 834 and outside Hougang Polyclinic along Hougang Ave 4
  • 2011 (26 Nov): Amended to Clementi Integrated Transport Hub (ITH)
  • 2012 (26 Mar): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)

Past Routings:

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