SBS Transit Bus Service 59

SBS Transit Bus Service 59 is a trunk route running from Bishan to Changi Village, going via Toa Payoh, PIE, Kaki Bukit, Bedok Reservior, Tampines and Loyang Ave. It has an express sector between Toa Payoh and Jalan Eunos along the PIE.

Bus Service 59 will call at a new pair of bus stops at Tampines East MRT Station from 21 Oct 2017.


Route:

59
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
52449
Toa Payoh Police Ctr
Lor 1 Toa Payoh
52179
Braddell Stn/Blk 106
Lor 1 Toa Payoh
52169
Blk 117
Lor 1 Toa Payoh
52159
Blk 128
Lor 1 Toa Payoh
52149
Opp Philips S'pore
Lor 1 Toa Payoh
52139
Oleander Twrs
Lor 1 Toa Payoh
52509
Opp Toa Payoh Swim Cplx
Lor 6 Toa Payoh
52329
Opp Toa Payoh Stadium
Lor 6 Toa Payoh
72011
Blk 322
Jln Eunos
71099
Blk 311
Eunos Link
72059
Opp Kaki Bt Ind Est
Kaki Bt Ave 1
72049
Opp Blk 660A CP
Kaki Bt Ave 1
72039
KAKI BT STN EXIT A
Kaki Bt Ave 1
84709
Opp Blk 150
Kaki Bt Ave 1
84489
Aft Bedok Ind Pk C
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84461
Opp Blk 701
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84471
Blk 745
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84621
Opp Blk 716
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84611
Opp Waterfront Isle
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84631
Opp Waterfront Waves
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84601
Opp Waterfront Key
Bedok Reservoir Rd
75341
Opp The Clearwater Condo
Bedok Reservoir Rd
75061
Opp Bedok Reform Trg Ctr
Bedok Reservoir Rd
75051
TAMPINES WEST STN EXIT B
Tampines Ave 1
76071
Blk 141
Tampines Ave 2
76081
Opp The Holy Trinity Ch
Tampines Ave 2
76091
Blk 206
Tampines Ave 2
76101
Tampines East CC
Tampines Ave 2
76031
TAMPINES EAST STN EXIT B
Tampines Ave 2
76231
Tampines JC/Opp Blk 390
Tampines Ave 7
76241
Blk 497D
Tampines Ave 7
98011
Blk 149A
Loyang Ave
98021
Blk 275
Loyang Ave
98031
Aft Pasir Ris Dr 3
Loyang Ave
98041
Opp Loyang Valley
Loyang Ave
98231
Loyang Ind Est
Loyang Ave
98051
Bef Loyang Way
Loyang Ave
98061
Opp Engine Test Facility
Loyang Ave
98071
Loyang Way/Soxal
Loyang Ave
99011
Bef Sch Of Commando
Loyang Ave
99021
Bef Cranwell Rd
Loyang Ave
99031
Opp Maranatha B-P Ch
Loyang Ave
99041
Aft Changi Golf Course
Loyang Ave
99139
Blk 5
Changi Village Rd
99009
Changi Village Ter
Changi Village Rd
99009
Changi Village Ter
Changi Village Rd
99131
Blk 4
Changi Village Rd
99049
Changi Golf Course
Loyang Ave
99039
St. George Chapel
Loyang Ave
99029
Aft Cranwell Rd
Loyang Ave
99019
Aft Sch Of Commando
Loyang Ave
98079
Opp Loyang Way/Soxal
Loyang Ave
98069
Aft Engine Test Facility
Loyang Ave
98059
Aft Loyang Way
Loyang Ave
98239
Opp Loyang Ind Est
Loyang Ave
98049
Loyang Valley
Loyang Ave
98039
Bef New Loyang Link
Loyang Ave
98029
Opp Blk 275
Loyang Ave
98019
Opp Blk 149A
Loyang Ave
76249
Blk 370
Tampines Ave 7
76239
Blk 390/Opp Tampines JC
Tampines Ave 7
76039
TAMPINES EAST STN EXIT C
Tampines Ave 2
76109
Blk 302
Tampines Ave 2
76099
Blk 285
Tampines Ave 2
76089
The Holy Trinity Ch
Tampines Ave 2
76079
Blk 101
Tampines Ave 2
75059
BEF TAMPINES WEST STN
Tampines Ave 1
75069
Bedok Reform Trg Ctr
Bedok Reservoir Rd
75349
The Clearwater Condo
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84609
Waterfront Key
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84639
Aft Waterfront Waves
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84619
Waterfront Isle
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84629
Blk 716
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84479
Blk 713
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84469
Blk 703
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84481
Aft Bedok Ind Pk C
Bedok Reservoir Rd
84701
Blk 151
Kaki Bt Ave 1
72031
BEF KAKI BT STN EXIT B
Kaki Bt Ave 1
72041
Blk 660A CP
Kaki Bt Ave 1
72051
Kaki Bt Ind Est
Kaki Bt Ave 1
71091
Blk 637
Eunos Link
72019
Eunos Mans
Jln Eunos
52321
Toa Payoh Stadium
Lor 6 Toa Payoh
52501
Toa Payoh Swim Cplx
Lor 6 Toa Payoh
52131
Blk 163
Lor 1 Toa Payoh
52141
Philips S'pore
Lor 1 Toa Payoh
52151
Blk 131
Lor 1 Toa Payoh
52161
Braddell Stn/Blk 111
Lor 1 Toa Payoh
52171
Braddell Stn/Blk 107
Lor 1 Toa Payoh
52441
Blk 202
Lor 1 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 Interchange ↔ Changi Village Bus Terminal
Passes Through Lor 6 Toa Payoh, Kaki Bukit Ave 1, Bedok Reservoir Rd, Tampines Ave 2, Loyang Ave
Route Length 26.2 km (D1) | 26.6 km (D2)
Travelling Time 85 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Serangoon – Eunos Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Ang Mo Kio Bus Depot (AMDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Buses:
Scania K230UB

12-metre Double Deck Buses:
Volvo B9TL
Volvo B10TL
Departure Times from Bishan 0545hrs – 2330hrs (Weekdays)
0600hrs – 2330hrs (Saturdays, Sundays/PHs)
Departure Times from Changi Village
0600hrs – 2330hrs (Daily)
Frequency Direction 1
Direction 2
0630hrs – 0830hrs: 09 – 10 mins
0831hrs – 1659hrs: 08 – 16 mins
1700hrs – 1900hrs: 12 – 17 mins
After 1900hrs: 15 – 17 mins
0630hrs – 0830hrs: 10 – 13 mins
0831hrs – 1659hrs: 08 – 15 mins
1700hrs – 1900hrs: 08 – 18 mins
After 1900hrs: 14 – 18 mins

 

SBS Transit Release Poster
SBS Transit Release Poster

Route History

Service 59 serves as a inter-town route between the residential towns of Bishan, Toa Payoh, Bedok Reservoir, Tampines and Changi Village. The route incorporates an express sector between Lor 6 Toa Payoh and Jln Eunos along the Pan-Island Expressway (PIE), providing a fast connection between residential estates at both ends. Demand for this service is popular during weekday peak hours.

As part of the DTL3 Bus Service Enhancements, Service 59 calls at a new pair of bus stops along Tampines Ave 2, at Tampines East MRT Station from 21 Oct 2017.

MRT Stations Served:

Special Departures:

  • Loyang Ave (Opp Blk 149A)  Bishan Int
    Weekdays: 0545hrs, 0554hrs, 0603hrs

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


Gallery:

 


Operator History:

  • 2005 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2025 under the Serangoon – Eunos Bus Package.

History:

  • 2005 (23 Oct): Introduced by SBS Transit, plying between Bishan – Changi Village
  • 2010 (28 Jun): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
  • 2011 (28 Aug): Amended to Jln Tenaga & Jln Damai with the partial closure of Kaki Bukit Ave 1 due to the Downtown MRT Line construction works
  • 2016 (24 Apr): Resume using Kaki Bukit Ave 1, skipping Jln Damai and Jln Tenaga
  • 2017 (21 Oct): Calls a new pair of bus stops at Tampines East MRT Station

Past Routings:


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