SBS Transit Nite Owl 1N is a unidirectional overnight route running from Marina Centre to Yishun, passing through City Hall, Clarke Quay, Zion Road, Orchard Road, Little India and Ang Mo Kio. It is one of six Nite Owl routes operated by SBS Transit.
Nite Owl Services will remain suspended until further notice, starting from 8 April 2020.
- Different fares apply within HDB towns and between HDB towns.
- No Boarding at Marina Centre Terminal.
|Route||Marina Centre Bus Terminal → Yishun Ring Road (Opp Khatib Stn Exit D)|
|Passes Through||City Hall, Clarke Quay, Zion Road, Orchard Road, Little India, Ang Mo Kio|
|Route Length||34.7 km|
|Traveling Time||81 mins|
|BCM Route Package||Bishan – Toa Payoh Bus Package|
|Current Operator||SBS Transit Ltd|
|Current Depot||Ang Mo Kio Bus Depot (AMDEP)|
|Current Fleet||12-metre Single Deck Bus
– Mercedes-Benz Citaro
– Scania K230UB
|Departure Times from Marina Centre
||Fridays, Saturdays & Eves of Public Holidays|
|00:00 – 02:00|
|From Marina Centre||40 mins|
|Fare||Flat Fare. Transfer benefits from distance fares & monthly concession passes are not applicable.|
|Cash / Card Fares
||Adult, PWD, WTCS||Senior Citizen||Student||Child (card)|
|Between City and HDB town /
Between HDB towns
|Within HDB Town||$1.75||$1.25||$0.85||Free|
|Note||PWD – Persons with Disabilities
WTCS – WorkFare Transport Concession Scheme cardholders
Nite Owl 1N connects the city areas of Marina Centre, City Hall, River Valley, Orchard and Little India with the estates of Ang Mo Kio and Yishun. This service only operates on Fridays, Saturdays, eves of Public Holidays, with four trips on normal operating days. The route has an express sector along the CTE from Bukit Timah Rd to Ang Mo Kio Ave 1, and another express sector along Lentor Ave.
Nite Owl 1N’s route is similar to NightRider NR1 in Yishun Town. However, from the city, Nite Owl 1N takes a shorter time to travel to Yishun as compared to NR1.
During festive periods such as Christmas Eve or New Years’ Eve, operating hours are extended to 4am for the benefit of late-night dwellers.
MRT Stations Served:
- NS25EW13 City Hall
- NE5 Clarke Quay
- DT20 Fort Canning
- NS22 Orchard
- NS23 Somerset
- NS24NE6CC1 Dhoby Ghaut
- NE7DT12 Little India
- NS16 Ang Mo Kio
- NS14 Khatib
- From Marina Centre Terminal (Fridays, Saturdays & Eve of Public Holidays):
00:00, 00:40, 01:20 & 02:00
|From (Bus Stop)||To (Bus Stop)||Fare Segment|
|02099 – Raffles Blvd (Marina Ctr Ter)||40011 – Bukit Timah Rd (Little India Stn Exit A)||City|
|54371 – Ang Mo Kio Ave 10 (Blk 409A)||55021 – Yio Chu Kang Rd (Opp Seasons Pk)||HDB Town 1 (Ang Mo Kio)|
|59031 – Yishun Ave 2 (Opp Yishun Sports Hall)||59561 – Yishun Ring Rd (Opp Khatib Stn Exit D)||HDB Town 2 (Yishun)|
- 2006 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd
The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2026 under the Bishan – Toa Payoh Bus Package.
- 2006 (22 Dec): Introduced as a unidirectional night service from Marina Centre to Yishun to replace Nite Owl 162M
- 2008 (29 Aug): Serves additional bus stop (59081) along Yishun Ring Rd
- 2016 (28 Mar): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
- 2020 (08 Apr – 01 Jun): Temporarily suspended due to Singapore COVID-19 Circuit Breaker Measures.
- 2020 (02 Jun): Suspended until further notice