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 F1 Diversion period.

Short Trip Bus Service 195B has been withdrawn on 28 October 2018.

195
Marina Ctr Ter ↺ C'wealth Ave (Loop)
02099
Marina Ctr Ter
Raffles Blvd
02101
AFT S'PORE FLYER
Raffles Ave
02051
Seating Gallery
Raffles Ave
02061
The Esplanade
Raffles Ave
04168
Aft City Hall Stn Exit B
Nth Bridge Rd
04251
Opp High St Ctr
Nth Boat Quay
04211
Clarke Quay
River Valley Rd
04331
BEF FORT CANNING STN
River Valley Rd
13109
UE Sq
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
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
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
C'Wealth Stn Exit B/C
C'wealth Ave
11159
Aft Ch Of Our Saviour
C'wealth Ave
11149
Queenstown Stn Exit B/C
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
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
River Valley Rd
04219
Opp Clarke Quay
River Valley Rd
02181
Supreme Ct
Parliament Pl
02089
Pan Pacific Hotel
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 O530 Citaro
Scania K230UB
Departure Times from Marina Centre
0600hrs – 2330hrs (Daily)
Frequency Loop Service
0630-0830: 08 – 13 mins
0831-1659: 07 – 14 mins
1700-1900: 08 – 17 mins
After 1900: 08 – 16 mins

 

Service 195 serves the estates of Commonwealth, Telok Blangah Way and Tiong Bahru to the City areas, such as River Valley, City Hall and Marina Centre. The route’s unique City sectors provides 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 Diversion period, this service will instead start from Kampong Bahru Bus Terminal (previously New Bridge Road Bus Terminal prior to relocation) and loop at Commonwealth Avenue via Eu Tong Sen St & New Bridge Rd.

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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