SBS Transit Bus Service 195

SBS Transit Bus Service 195 is a trunk route running from Marina Centre Terminal and looping at Commonwealth Avenue, passing through River Valley, Tiong Bahru, Telok Blangah Way, Depot Road, and Queenstown. This bus service will be diverted to Kampong Bahru Bus Terminal during the Formula 1 road closures.

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195
Marina Centre Ter ↺ Commonwealth Ave (Loop)
02099 Marina Centre Ter Raffles Blvd
02101 Aft Singapore Flyer Raffles Ave
02051 The Float @ Marina Bay Raffles Ave
02061 The Esplanade Raffles Ave
04168 Aft City Hall Stn Exit B EW13NS25 Nth Bridge Rd
04251 Opp High St Ctr Nth Boat Quay
04211 Clarke Quay River Valley Rd
04331 Bef Fort Canning Stn DT20 River Valley Rd
13109 UE Sq/Bef Mohd Sultan Rd River Valley Rd
13099 Bef Kim Yam Rd River Valley Rd
13089 Opp St. Thomas Wk River Valley Rd
13079 The Cosmopolitan River Valley Rd
13139 The Trillium Kim Seng Rd
13119 Opp Great World City Kim Seng Rd
06129 Grand Copthorne Hotel Kim Seng Rd
06069 Aft Furama RiverFront Outram Rd
06051 Blk 55 Tiong Bahru Rd
10141 Blk 18 Tiong Bahru Rd
10151 Ctrl Green Condo Tiong Bahru Rd
10161 Opp Tiong Bahru Stn EW17 Tiong Bahru Rd
10379 Blk 25B Lower Delta Rd
10369 Opp Cendex Ctr Lower Delta Rd
14039 Opp St. Theresa's Convent Lower Delta Rd
14291 Blk 27 Telok Blangah Way
14271 Al-Amin Mque Telok Blangah Way
14281 Safra Mt Faber Telok Blangah Way
14241 Opp Blk 1 Henderson Rd
14191 Blk 105 CP Depot Rd
14201 Blk 110 Depot Rd
14471 Blk 114 Depot Rd
14211 ISS Intl Sch Depot Rd
11511 Alexandra Hosp Alexandra Rd
11521 Anchorpoint Alexandra Rd
11531 Opp Lea Hin Hardware Fty Alexandra Rd
11131 Queens Condo C'wealth Ave
11141 Queenstown Stn Exit A/D EW19 C'wealth Ave
11151 Blk 42 C'wealth Ave
11061 Opp Queensway Sec Sch Queensway
11439 Blk 92 C'wealth Dr
11429 Opp Blk 115B C'wealth Dr
11169 Commonwealth Stn Exit B/C EW20 C'wealth Ave
11159 Aft Ch Of Our Saviour C'wealth Ave
11149 Queenstown Stn Exit B/C EW19 C'wealth Ave
11539 Lea Hin Hardware Fty Alexandra Rd
11529 Bef IKEA Ind Bldg Alexandra Rd
11519 Opp Queensway Shop Ctr Alexandra Rd
14369 The Interlace Depot Rd
14219 Opp Blk 114 Depot Rd
14209 Aft Hewlett Packard Depot Rd
14199 Blk 118 Depot Rd
14249 Blk 1 Henderson Rd
14279 Blk 25 Telok Blangah Way
14299 Opp Blk 27 Telok Blangah Way
14031 St. Theresa's Convent Lower Delta Rd
10361 Cendex Ctr Lower Delta Rd
10371 Blk 129 Lower Delta Rd
10169 Tiong Bahru Stn EW17 Tiong Bahru Rd
10149 Blk 1 Tiong Bahru Rd
06071 Blk 2B Zion Rd
06081 Blk 94 Zion Rd
06131 The Boys' Brigade HQ Zion Rd
13121 Opp Great World City Zion Rd
13071 Riva Lodge River Valley Rd
13081 St. Thomas Wk River Valley Rd
13091 Aft Kim Yam Rd River Valley Rd
13101 Opp Mohd Sultan Rd River Valley Rd
04339 Fort Canning Stn Exit B DT20 River Valley Rd
04219 Opp Clarke Quay River Valley Rd
02181 Supreme Ct Parliament Pl
02089 Pan Pacific Hotel Raffles Blvd
02099 Marina Centre Ter Raffles Blvd
Note:

  • No boarding and alighting allowed at Marina Centre Terminal
Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Marina Centre Bus Terminal ↺ Commonwealth Avenue (Loop)
Passes Through River Valley, Tiong Bahru, Telok Blangah Way, Depot Rd, Queenstown, Commonwealth Dr
Route Length 29.0 km
Travelling Time 120 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Bukit Merah Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Ulu Pandan Bus Depot (UPDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Bus:
Mercedes-Benz Citaro
Scania K230UB
Departure Times from Marina Centre
0600hrs – 2330hrs (Daily)
Frequency Loop Service
0630-0830: 08 – 14 mins
0831-1659: 07 – 17 mins
1700-1900: 09 – 16 mins
After 1900: 08 – 16 mins

Bus Service 195 is a loop service operating from Marina Centre Terminal, and connects the residential towns of Commonwealth, Telok Blangah Way and Tiong Bahru to the City areas, such as River Valley, City Hall and Suntec City/Marina Centre. The route’s unique City sectors provide bus connections between River Valley Road and Marina Centre. It is also the only loop route operating out of Marina Centre Ter.

During the Formula 1 road closure period, this service will instead start from Kampong Bahru Bus Terminal and ply Eu Tong Sen St/New Bridge Rd before resuming its original routing along River Valley Road.

Fare: Charges basic distance fares. See Bus Fares.

MRT Stations Served
Special Departures
  • Tiong Bahru Rd (Blk 18)  Commonwealth Ave → Marina Centre Ter
    Weekdays (Mon – Fri): 0600hrs, 0610hrs
  • Commonwealth Ave (Blk 42) Marina Centre Ter
    Weekdays (Mon – Thu): 0545hrs, 0555hrs, 0605hrs, 0615hrs
    Weekdays (Fri): 0545hrs, 0555hrs, 0604hrs, 0614hrs
    Saturdays: 0600hrs, 0614hrs, 0628hrs
    Sundays / Public Holidays:
     0600hrs, 0613hrs, 0627hrs
  • Commonwealth Ave (C’Wealth Stn Exit B/C) → Marina Centre Ter
    Weekdays (Mon – Thu): 0749hrs, 0758hrs, 0818hrs, 0831hrs, 0930hrs, 0941hrs
    Weekdays (Fri): 0810hrs, 0823hrs, 0839hrs, 0941hrs
Short Trip Service
  • Service 195A: Marina Centre Ter  Commonwealth Ave → Tiong Bahru Rd (Tiong Bahru Stn)
    Weekdays (Mon – Thu): 1613hrs & 1653hrs
    Weekdays (Fri): 1517hrs, 1613hrs & 1629hrs
  • Service 195A (Special Departure):  Tiong Bahru Rd (Blk 18)  Commonwealth Avenue → Tiong Bahru Rd (Tiong Bahru Stn)
    Weekdays (Mon – Thu): 0623hrs, 0641hrs, 0651hrs, 1818hrs, 1857hrs, 1921hrs
    Weekdays (Fri): 0625hrs, 0641hrs, 0650hrs, 1835hrs, 1846hrs

Gallery

Operator History
  • 1970s – 1973: Amalgamated 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 2023 under the Bukit Merah Bus Package.

History
  • 1971 (11 Apr): Introduced between Crawford St and Gagak Selari Barat (Jln Bt Merah)
  • 1973 (11 Mar): Amended to ply Zion Rd towards Crawford St Ter with the partial conversion of Kim Seng Rd to one-way road
  • 1973 (01 Nov): Operated by Singapore Bus Service (SBS)
  • 1974 (01 Oct): Calls at a new bus stop outside Nan Hwa Girls’ High Sch along Bencoolen St
  • 1975 (02 Feb): Amended to ply Tiong Bahru Rd and the extended Zion Rd towards Crawford St Ter with the partial conversion of Kim Seng Rd and Outram Rd to one-way road
  • 1978 (15 Jan): Amended to ply Jln Sultan and Beach Rd, skipping Sumbawa Rd and North Bridge Rd
  • 1979 (28 Oct): Amended to ply express sectors along Weld Rd and Jln Besar
  • 1980 (06 Apr): Amended to ply North Bridge Rd and Stamford Rd towards Lower Delta Rd, skipping Jln Sultan, Rochor Canal Rd and Bencoolen St
  • 1988 (18 Dec): Merged with Services 55 and 203 and re-reouted to a loop service between South Canal Rd Ter and Commonwealth Dr.
  • 1990 (10 Jun): Amended to ply New Bridge Rd, skipping South Bridge Rd
  • 1993 (04 Apr): Extended to Shenton Way with the closure of South Canal Ter.
  • 1993 (05 Dec): Amended to Marina Centre Ter, skipping Shenton Way
  • 1999 (10 Jul): Amended to ply High St and Parliament Pl instead of Hill St and Bras Basah Rd
  • 2001 (01 Nov): Operated by SBS Transit
  • 2005 (30 Oct): Calls at a new bus stop outside Blk 94 along Zion Rd
  • 2007 (24 Jun): Calls at a new bus stop outside Blk 114 along Depot Rd
  • 2012 (30 Dec): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
  • 2014 (27 Apr): Calls at a new bus stop outside Queens Condo along Commonwealth Ave
  • 2014: Service improvement under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP)
  • 2015 (20 Jun): Shortworking Trip 195B introduced
  • 2015 (24 Aug): Shortworking Trip 195B extended to terminate at Commonwealth MRT Station
  • 2018 (28 Oct): Short Trip Service 195B withdrawn
  • 2018 (18 Nov): Start of operations under Bukit Merah Bus Package (Tendered Contract)
Past Routings

 

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