SBS Transit Bus Service 57

SBS Transit Bus Service 57 is a trunk route running between Bishan and Bukit Merah, via Toa Payoh, Novena, Little India, Beach Road, Shenton Way, HarbourFront and Depot Rd.


Route
57
53009
Bishan Int
Bishan St 13
53221
BLK 115
Bishan St 11
53211
Opp Raffles Instn
Bishan Rd
52021
OPP BLK 1004
Braddell Rd
52031
OPP BLK 998
Braddell Rd
52361
Blk 1
Lor 6 Toa Payoh
52351
Blk 2
Lor 6 Toa Payoh
52341
Pei Chun Public Sch
Lor 6 Toa Payoh
52331
Blk 27
Lor 6 Toa Payoh
52321
Toa Payoh Stadium
Lor 6 Toa Payoh
52501
Toa Payoh Swim Cplx
Lor 6 Toa Payoh
52079
Opp Trellis Twrs
Jln Toa Payoh
50059
Opp Thomson Med Ctr
Thomson Rd
50049
Opp Novena Lodge
Thomson Rd
50038
Novena Stn
Thomson Rd
50029
Opp United Sq
Thomson Rd
50019
Parish Of Christ Ch
Keng Lee Rd
40109
Opp KK Women & Child Hosp
Kg Java Rd
40019
Little India Stn
Bt Timah Rd
07539
Opp Rochor Stn
Sungei Rd
07589
Opp Rochor Ctr
Ophir Rd
01559
Landmark Village Hotel
Ophir Rd
01519
The Gateway
Beach Rd
01629
Shaw Twrs
Beach Rd
01619
Opp Raffles Hotel
Beach Rd
02119
Opp War Memorial Pk
Nicoll Highway
03019
OUE Bayfront
Collyer Quay
03059
One Raffles Quay
Raffles Quay
03129
UIC Bldg
Shenton Way
03217
Opp AXA Twr
Shenton Way
05649
Opp Customs Port Br HQ
Keppel Rd
14061
Opp Former Railway Stn
Keppel Rd
14071
Keppel Workshop
Keppel Rd
14081
Tg Pagar DP Blk F5
Keppel Rd
14101
Opp Keppel DP Blk 517
Keppel Rd
14141
VivoCity
Telok Blangah Rd
14121
Harbourfront Stn Exit B
Telok Blangah Rd
14131
Caribbean at Keppel Bay
Telok Blangah Rd
14151
Opp Chr Community Chapel
Telok Blangah Rd
14161
Telok Blangah Stn
Telok Blangah Rd
14171
Opp Yeo's Bldg
Telok Blangah Rd
15041
Aft PSA Bldg
Alexandra Rd
15051
Alexandra Pt
Alexandra Rd
14369
The Interlace
Depot Rd
14219
Opp Blk 114
Depot Rd
14209
Aft Hewlett Packard
Depot Rd
14199
Blk 118
Depot Rd
10331
Bef Bt Merah Ctrl
Henderson Rd
10009
Bt Merah Int
Bt Merah Ctrl
10009
Bt Merah Int
Bt Merah Ctrl
10339
Aft Bt Merah Ctrl
Henderson Rd
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
18019
Opp SP Jain
Alexandra Rd
15059
Opp Alexandra Pt
Alexandra Rd
15049
Bef PSA Bldg
Alexandra Rd
14189
Aft Alexandra Rd
Telok Blangah Rd
14179
Yeo's Bldg
Telok Blangah Rd
14169
Opp Telok Blangah Stn
Telok Blangah Rd
14159
Bef Chr Community Chapel
Telok Blangah Rd
14139
Bef Seah Im Rd
Telok Blangah Rd
14129
Harbourfront Stn Exit A
Telok Blangah Rd
14119
Opp VivoCity
Telok Blangah Rd
14109
Keppel DP Blk 517
Keppel Rd
14089
Opp Tg Pagar DP Blk F5
Keppel Rd
14069
Former Railway Stn
Keppel Rd
05641
Customs Port Br HQ
Keppel Rd
03223
Intl Plaza
Anson Rd
03151
Opp GB Bldg
Cecil St
03021
Prudential Twr
Cecil St
03011
Fullerton Sq
Fullerton Rd
02111
Esplanade Bridge
Esplanade Dr
01611
Raffles Hotel
Beach Rd
01621
Opp Shaw Twrs
Beach Rd
01541
Bugis Stn Exit D
Rochor Rd
07551
Fu Lu Shou Cplx
Rochor Rd
07531
Rochor Stn
Rochor Canal Rd
40011
LITTLE INDIA STN EXIT A
Bt Timah Rd
40101
KK Women & Child Hosp
Kg Java Rd
50011
Opp Parish Of Christ Ch
Kg Java Rd
50021
United Sq
Thomson Rd
50031
Opp Novena Ch
Thomson Rd
50041
Novena Lodge
Thomson Rd
50051
Thomson Med Ctr
Thomson Rd
51011
Opp Tan Tong Meng Twr
Thomson Rd
52071
Trellis Twrs
Jln Toa Payoh
52509
Opp Toa Payoh Swim Cplx
Lor 6 Toa Payoh
52329
Opp Toa Payoh Stadium
Lor 6 Toa Payoh
52339
Opp Blk 26
Lor 6 Toa Payoh
52349
United Medicare Ctr
Lor 6 Toa Payoh
52369
Blk 237
Lor 6 Toa Payoh
52039
Aft Muhajirin Mque
Braddell Rd
53219
Raffles Instn
Bishan Rd
53229
Blk 501
Bishan St 11
53009
Bishan Int
Bishan St 13
Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Bishan Bus InterchangeBukit Merah Bus Interchange
Passes Through Toa Payoh, Novena, Little India, Beach Road, Shenton Way, HarbourFront, Depot Rd
Route Length 22.5 km (D1) | 22.2 km (D2)
Traveling Time 80 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Bukit Merah Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Ang Mo Kio Bus Depot (AMDEP)
Ayer Rajah Bus Park (ARBP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Bus:
Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
Scania K230UB
Departure Times from Bishan
0600hrs – 2330hrs (Daily)
Departure Times from Bukit Merah
0545hrs – 0000hrs (Daily)
Frequency Direction 1 Direction 2
0630-0830: 07 – 12 mins
0831-1659: 09 – 17 mins
1700-1900: 15 – 17 mins
After 1900: 12 – 17 mins
0630-0830: 10 – 15 mins
0831-1659: 10 – 15 mins
1700-1900: 09 – 15 mins
After 1900: 13 – 16 mins

Route History

Introduced in 2005, Service 57 is a residential and urban route linking Bishan to Bukit Merah. From Bishan, the route passes through Toa Payoh and Thomson, continuing to the City areas of Rochor, Fullerton and Shenton Way, and then heading West towards HarbourFront, Alexandra and Depot Road.

For residents of Toa Payoh, Service 57 provides a direct bus connection to the CBD in addition to the North-South Line. It also links Depot Road with Telok Blangah and HarbourFront stations daily. Demand is fairly high throughout the day with many connections provided by this service.

MRT Stations Served
Special Departures
  • Depot Road (The Interlace)  Bukit Merah Int
    Normal Weekdays: 0545hrs, 0600hrs, 0615hrs, 0630hrs, 0641hrs, 0652hrs
    Sch Hol Weekdays: 0545hrs, 0600hrs, 0615hrs, 0630hrs, 0643hrs, 0656hrs
    Saturdays: 0600hrs, 0615hrs, 0630hrs, 0645hrs
    Sundays/PHs: 0600hrs, 0620hrs, 0640hrs
  • Jalan Toa Payoh (Trellis Towers)  Bishan Int
    Weekdays: 0610hrs, 0625hrs

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


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Operator History
  • 2005 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2018 under the Bukit Merah Bus Package.

History
  • 2005 (Jul): Introduced between Bishan Int and Bukit Merah Ter.
  • 2007 (Jan): Amended to serve Thomson Road, Kampong Java Road & Keng Lee Road.
  • 2009 (03 Dec): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
  • 2013: Service improvement under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP)
Past Routings
External Links
References

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