SBS Transit Bus Service 196A

SBS Transit Bus Service 196A is a Short-Trip Service variant of Bus Service 196.

The route operates from Bedok Bus Interchange and ends at Shenton Way (Opp MAS Bldg), operating only during the weekday morning peak hours. However, the majority of trips depart from Marine Parade Road (Lagoon View).

196A
Bedok Int → Opp MAS Bldg
84009
Bedok Int
Bedok Nth Dr
84139
Panasonic
Bedok Sth Rd
84129
Fujitec S'pore Ltd
Bedok Sth Rd
84151
Casafina
Bedok Sth Ave 1
93131
Opp Eastern Lagoon II
Bedok Sth Ave 1
93049
Lagoon View
Marine Parade Rd
93039
Laguna Pk
Marine Parade Rd
93201
Victoria Sch
Marine Parade Rd
93029
Mandarin Gdns
Marine Parade Rd
93019
Neptune Ct
Marine Parade Rd
92089
CHIJ Katong Convent
Marine Parade Rd
92211
CHIJ Katong Convent (Sec)
Marine Terr
92221
Blk 19
Marine Terr
92231
Blk 34
Marine Cres
92069
Tao Nan Sch
Marine Parade Rd
92059
Bet Blks 72/74
Marine Parade Rd
92049
Parkway Parade
Marine Parade Rd
92241
Amber Gdns
Amber Rd
92099
One Amber
Mountbatten Rd
91079
Aft Tg Katong Rd
Mountbatten Rd
91069
Bef Walton Rd
Mountbatten Rd
91059
Katong Pk Twrs
Mountbatten Rd
91049
Bef Fort Rd
Mountbatten Rd
91091
Bef Kg Kayu Rd
Mountbatten Rd
80271
Opp Mountbatten Stn
Mountbatten Rd
80141
Opp S.A. Deaf
Mountbatten Rd
80219
Natl Stadium
Nicoll Highway
80169
Nicoll Highway Stn
Nicoll Highway
80159
Suntec City
Nicoll Highway
02119
Opp War Memorial Pk
Nicoll Highway
03019
OUE Bayfront
Collyer Quay
03059
One Raffles Quay
Raffles Quay
03129
UIC Bldg
Shenton Way
03218
Opp MAS Bldg
Shenton Way
Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px Bedok Bus InterchangeShenton Way (Opp MAS Bldg)
Passes Through Marine Parade, Marine Cres/Terr, Mountbatten Rd, Nicoll Highway, Shenton Way
Route Length 15.7 km
Journey Time ~ 66 mins (from Bedok)
~ 47–52 mins (from Marine Parade Rd (Lagoon View))
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Bedok Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Bedok North Bus Depot (BNDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Bus:
Volvo B9TL
12-metre Single Deck Bus:
– Mercedes-Benz Citaro
Departure Times
Weekdays, except Public Holidays
From Bedok Interchange: 0709hrs
From Marine Parade Rd (Lagoon View): 0637hrs, 0640hrs, 0648hrs, 0655hrs, 0915hrs, 0925hrs, 0935hrs, 0945hrs, 1043hrs

Short Trip Service 196A is a trunk service operating from Bedok Bus Interchange and ends at Shenton Way (Opp MAS Bldg).

As a Short-Trip Service, the route operates during Weekday AM Peak hours and supplements the high demand for Service 196 from residential estates around Marine Parade and Mountbatten, connecting to the City areas of Suntec City, Raffles Place and Shenton Way. While only 1 trip departs from Bedok Interchange in the morning, the majority of trips are operated from Marine Parade Road (Lagoon View).

Departure Timings
  • From Bedok Int:
    Weekdays: 0709hrs
  • From Marine Parade Road (Lagoon View):
    Weekdays: 0637hrs, 0640hrs, 0648hrs, 0655hrs, 0915hrs, 0925hrs, 0935hrs, 0945hrs, 1043hrs

Fare: Charges regular distance fares for trunk services. See Bus Fares.

MRT Stations Served:
Gallery:

Operator History:

  • 2005 (17 Oct)  Present: SBS Transit Ltd

Route History:

  • 2005 (17 Oct): Introduced from Bedok Int to Shenton Way (Opp MAS Bldg).

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