Go-Ahead Bus Service 62 is a trunk route running from Punggol Bus Interchange and looping at Sims Avenue, via Sengkang East, Hougang Ave 10, Lorong Ah Soo, MacPherson and Aljunied.
||Punggol Bus Interchange ↺ Sims Avenue (Loop)|
|Passes Through||Sengkang East, Hougang Ave 10, Lorong Ah Soo, MacPherson, Aljunied|
|Traveling Time||115 mins|
|BCM Route Package||Loyang Bus Package|
|Current Operator||Go-Ahead Singapore
(Go Ahead Loyang Pte Ltd)
|Current Depot||Loyang Bus Depot (LYDEP)|
|Current Fleet||12-metre Double Deck Bus:
– MAN A95
– Volvo B9TL
|Departure Times from Punggol
||0530hrs – 2350hrs (Daily)|
|Departure Times from Sims Ave
||0608hrs – 0047hrs (Weekdays)
0617hrs – 0040hrs (Saturdays)
0617hrs – 0046hrs (Sundays & Public Holidays)
|0630-0830: 08 – 09 mins
0831-1659: 08 – 17 mins
1700-1900: 07 – 14 mins
After 1900: 07 – 17 mins
Service 62 is an inter-town trunk route linking Punggol, Sengkang, Hougang and Lorong Ah Soo with Aljunied and Sims Avenue. By linking up residential estates with various MRT stations, major roads and industrial areas near Aljunied, this service encounters high demand during peak hours. It is currently the only service to loop at Sims Ave, via Lorong 1 Geylang without calling at the terminal.
MRT & LRT Stations Served
- NE17PTC Punggol
- PE1 Cove
- PE2 Meridian
- PE3 Coral Edge
- NE14 Hougang
- CC11 Tai Seng
- EW9 Aljunied
- EW10 Kallang
- Hougang Avenue 2 (Opp Blk 709) → Sims Ave → Punggol Temp Int
Weekdays: 0530hrs, 0540hrs
Sat, Sun/PHs: 0540hrs
- Tampines Rd (Aft En-Naeem Mque) → Sims Ave → Punggol Temp Int
Weekdays AM Peak
- Upp Paya Lebar Road (Aft Tai Seng Stn) →Punggol Temp Int
Weekdays: 0555hrs, 0610hrs, 0631hrs, 0648hrs
Short Trip Service
- Service 62A: Punggol Temp Int → Aljunied Rd (Aljunied Stn)
Weekdays, except Public Holidays: 1811hrs, 1839hrs, 1907hrs, 1935hrs & 2003hrs
Fare: Charges basic distance fares. See Bus Fares.
- 1971 – 1973: Amalgamated Bus Company Pte Ltd
- 1973 – 2001: Singapore Bus Services Ltd
- 2001 – 03 Sep 2016: SBS Transit Ltd
- 04 Sep 2016 onwards: Go Ahead Loyang Pte Ltd
The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2021 under the Loyang Bus Package.
- 1971 (11 Apr): Introduced plying between MacPherson and Rumah Tinggi, operated by ABC
- 1989: Extended to Hougang Int (near Kovan)
- 1993: Shortened to New Bridge Rd Ter, with the amendment of Service 63
- 1990s: Amended to Upp Pickering St and South Bridge Rd
- 2003 (07 Dec): Extended to Punggol Temp Int and shortened to loop at Lor 1 Geylang during Phase 3 of the NEL Bus Rationalization.
- 2013 (31 Mar): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
- 2016 (4 Sep): Operations transferred to Go Ahead Loyang Pte Ltd from SBS Transit Ltd.
- 2016 (25 Sep): Calls at an additional pair of bus stops (65521 Waterwoods & 65529 Aft Punggol Field) along Punggol East
- Refer to this article
- 2007: Amended to present routing. No significant route changes since 2007.