SBS Transit Bus Service 74

SBS Transit Service 74 is a trunk service plying between Hougang Central and Buona Vista, passing through Ang Mo Kio, Marymount, Lornie Road, Bukit Timah Rd, Clementi Rd, Dover Rd and Holland Village. It has an express route variant, Service 74e.

74
64009 Hougang Ctrl Int NE14 Hougang Ctrl
64041 The Midtown Upp S'goon Rd
64051 Blk 465A Upp S'goon Rd
64071 Opp Punggol Pk Hougang Ave 8
64039 Blk 434 Hougang Ave 8
64369 Blk 532 Hougang Ave 8
64359 Montfort Sch Hougang Ave 8
64349 Blk 502 Hougang Ave 8
63379 Blk 608 Hougang Ave 8
63389 Opp Xinmin Pr Sch Hougang Ave 8
63399 Blk 632 Hougang Ave 8
63319 Opp Blk 634 Hougang Ave 2
66109 Blk 151 Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
66339 Blk 101 Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
66349 Opp Daikin S'pore Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54309 Opp Blk 5022 Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54299 Opp Blk 565 Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54289 Blk 452 Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54279 Blk 427 Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54269 Opp Ang Mo Kio Stn NS16 Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54248 Blk 324 Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54019 Blk 307A Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
53169 Blk 254 Marymount Rd
53159 Blk 260 Marymount Rd
53149 Whitley Sec Sch Marymount Rd
53139 Marymount View Marymount Rd
53019 OPP ST. THERESA'S HME Upp Thomson Rd
51079 Opp Macritchie Reservoir Thomson Rd
51119 Bef Andrew Rd Lornie Rd
41169 Bef Kheam Hock Rd Lornie Highway
41139 Aft The Japanese Assn Adam Rd
41129 Opp S'Pore Bible Coll Adam Rd
41031 Bef Crown Ctr Bt Timah Rd
41041 Coronation Plaza Bt Timah Rd
41051 Tan Kah Kee Stn DT8 Bt Timah Rd
41061 Chinese High Sch Bt Timah Rd
41071 Opp Natl JC Bt Timah Rd
41081 Sixth Ave Stn DT7 Bt Timah Rd
42011 Sixth Ave Ctr Bt Timah Rd
42021 Aft Maple Ave Bt Timah Rd
42031 The Tessarina Bt Timah Rd
42041 The Nexus Bt Timah Rd
42051 King Albert Pk Stn DT6 Bt Timah Rd
42061 King Albert Pk Bt Timah Rd
42149 Aft Bt Timah Rd Clementi Rd
12109 Opp Ngee Ann Poly Clementi Rd
12099 Opp SIM HQ Clementi Rd
12089 Opp Maju Camp Clementi Rd
12079 Opp Blk 116 Clementi Rd
12069 Opp Blk 109A Clementi Rd
17119 Opp Blk 343 Clementi Rd
17109 Opp Blk 352 Clementi Rd
19049 Sch Of Science & Tech C'wealth Ave West
19039 Dover Stn Exit B EW22 C'wealth Ave West
19029 Opp SP SMA C'wealth Ave West
19099 Opp S'pore Poly Dover Ave
19071 Opp Acs Independent Dover Rd
19081 Opp ACS Boarding Sch Dover Rd
18111 Fairfield Meth Pr Sch Dover Rd
18141 Aft Anglo-Chinese JC Nth Buona Vista Rd
11361 Buona Vista Stn Exit C EW21CC22 Nth Buona Vista Rd
11189 Blk 43 C'wealth Ave
11389 Blk 46 Holland Dr
11379 Buona Vista Ter Nth Buona Vista Rd
11379 Buona Vista Ter Nth Buona Vista Rd
11381 Blk 10A Holland Dr
11181 Opp Blk 43 C'wealth Ave
11369 Buona Vista Stn Exit D EW21CC22 Nth Buona Vista Rd
18149 Essec Business Sch Nth Buona Vista Rd
18119 Opp Fairfield Meth Pr Sch Dover Rd
19089 Acs Independent Dover Rd
19091 S'pore Poly Dover Ave
19021 SP SMA C'wealth Ave West
19031 Dover Stn Exit A EW22 C'wealth Ave West
19041 Opp Sch Of Science & Tech C'wealth Ave West
17101 Blk 352 Clementi Rd
17111 Blk 343 Clementi Rd
12061 Blk 109 Clementi Rd
12071 Blk 116 Clementi Rd
12081 Maju Camp Clementi Rd
12091 SIM HQ Clementi Rd
12101 Ngee Ann Poly Clementi Rd
42141 Bef Dunearn Rd Clementi Rd
42059 Opp King Albert Pk Stn DT6 Dunearn Rd
42049 Hua Guan Gdns Dunearn Rd
42039 Opp The Nexus Dunearn Rd
42029 Aft Swiss Club Rd Dunearn Rd
42019 Opp Sixth Ave Stn DT7 Dunearn Rd
41089 Aft Jln Naga Sari Dunearn Rd
41079 Natl JC Dunearn Rd
41069 Opp Tan Kah Kee Stn DT8 Dunearn Rd
41049 Opp Coronation Plaza Dunearn Rd
41121 S'Pore Bible Coll Adam Rd
41131 Opp The Japanese Assn Adam Rd
41161 AFT KHEAM HOCK RD Lornie Highway
51111 Opp Andrew Rd Lornie Rd
51071 Macritchie Reservoir Thomson Rd
53011 ST. THERESA'S HME Upp Thomson Rd
53121 Marymount Stn CC16 Marymount Rd
53131 Blk 319 Marymount Rd
53141 Opp Whitley Sec Sch Marymount Rd
53151 Opp Blk 263A CP Marymount Rd
53161 Opp Blk 254 Marymount Rd
54011 Blk 207 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
54241 Blk 700B Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54261 Aft Ang Mo Kio Stn Exit A NS16 Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54271 Blk 586 Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54281 Blk 570 Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54291 Blk 564 Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
54301 Blk 5022 Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
66341 Daikin S'pore Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
66331 Blk 554 Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
66101 Blk 516 Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
63311 Blk 634 Hougang Ave 2
63391 Blk 639 Hougang Ave 8
63381 Xinmin Pr Sch Hougang Ave 8
63371 Blk 679 Hougang Ave 8
64341 Bef Blk 683 Hougang Ave 8
64351 Opp Montfort Sch Hougang Ave 8
64361 Blk 535 Hougang Ave 8
64031 Blk 436 Hougang Ave 8
64079 Punggol Pk Hougang Ave 8
64059 Blk 355 Upp S'goon Rd
64049 Opp The Midtown Upp S'goon Rd
64009 Hougang Ctrl Int NE14 Hougang Ctrl
Note:

  • No Boarding & Alighting at Buona Vista Terminal.

 

Route Overview
Route WAB_logo_20px Hougang Central Bus Interchange  Buona Vista Bus Terminal
Passes Through Hougang Ave 8, Ang Mo Kio Ave 3, Marymount Rd, Lornie Highway, Bt Timah Rd / Dunearn Rd, Clementi Rd, Dover Rd
Route Length Towards Buona Vista: 27.5 km Towards Hougang Central: 27.4 km
Traveling Time 105 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Clementi Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit Ltd
Current Depot Bukit Batok Bus Depot (BBDEP)
Hougang Bus Depot (HGDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Bus:
Mercedes-Benz Citaro
Scania K230UB
12-metre Double Deck bus:
Volvo B9TL
Operating Hours
Departure Times from Hougang Central
Daily
05:30 – 23:30
Departure Times from Buona Vista
Daily
06:00 – 23:20
Operating Frequency
From Hougang Central
6:30am–8.30am 8.31am–4.59pm 5.00pm–7.00pm After 7.00pm
Weekdays 5 13 mins 5 13 mins 5 10 mins 10 12 mins
Saturdays 7 10 mins 6 12 mins 7 12 mins 8 12 mins
Sundays / Public Holidays 9 10 mins 10 12 mins 10 15 mins 10 12 mins
From Buona Vista
6:30am–8.30am 8.31am–4.59pm 5.00pm–7.00pm After 7.00pm
Weekdays 5 13 mins 4 14 mins 7 10 mins 10 11 mins
Saturdays 8 9 mins 6 12 mins 8 13 mins 9 13 mins
Sundays / Public Holidays 9 13 mins 9 11 mins 10 13 mins 10 13 mins
Fare Information
Fare Charges regular distance fares

 

Service 74 is an inter-town route connecting Dover, Clementi Road, Bukit Timah, Marymount, Ang Mo Kio and Hougang. It is a highly popular route between Ang Mo Kio and Hougang, and also for the many students who commute along the Bukit Timah and Clementi Road academic belt, whom commute to Dover and Ang Mo Kio MRT stations.

As there are no alighting and boarding facilities at Buona Vista Bus Terminal, both the first stop towards Hougang Central and the last stop towards Buona Vista Ter is at Holland Drive.

MRT Stations Served
Special Departures
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 3 (Opp Ang Mo Kio Stn)  Buona Vista Ter
    Weekdays: 05:30, 05:41 & 05:52
    Saturdays, Sundays / Public Holidays: 05:30 & 05:42
  • C’wealth Ave West (Dover Stn Exit A)  Hougang Ctrl Int
    Weekdays: 05:37, 05:49 & 06:02
    Saturdays: 05:51 & 06:03
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 3 (Aft Ang Mo Kio Stn Exit A)  Hougang Ctrl Int
    Weekdays: 06:00, 06:11, 06:29, 06:40, 06:57, 07:12, 15:29, 16:16, 18:47, 19:06 & 19:22
    Saturdays: 06:00, 06:11 & 06:22
    Sundays / Public Holidays: 06:00, 06:16 & 06:33
Route Variant

Gallery

Operator History
  • 1979 – 2001: Singapore Bus Services Ltd
  • 2001 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2025 under the Clementi Bus Package

History
  • 1979 (16 Jul): Introduced between Ang Mo Kio Ave 3 Ter and Clementi Ave 3 Ter
  • 1980 (16 Nov): Amended to Clementi Int
  • 1981 (05 Jul): Amended to Ang Mo Kio Ctrl 2 Ter
  • 1983 (10 Apr): Amended to Ang Mo Kio Bus Int
  • 1987 (12 Aug): Skips abolished bus stop after Joan Rd along Lornie Rd
  • 1988 (08 Mar): Amended to ply Clementi Ave 3 with the abolition of right turning from Clementi Ave 3 to Commonwealth Ave West
  • 1989 (21 Feb): Skips abolished bus stop opposite Jasmine Rd along Upp Thomson Rd
  • 1990 (10 Jun): Extended to Upp Serangoon Ter and amended to ply Ang Mo Kio Ave 6 and Marymount Rd, skipping Ang Mo Kio Ave 1
  • 1991 (28 Apr): Amended to ply Clementi Ave 2 towards Clementi Int under TransitLink Network Integration Exercise Phase 4
  • 1993 (05 Dec): Integrated with Service 202 and amended to Buona Vista Ter under TransitLink Network Integration Exercise Phase 14
  • 1994 (17 Dec): Amended to Hougang Central Int.
  • 1999: Skips temporarily abolished bus stops outside and opposite Sch of Mechanical & Mfg along Commonwealth Ave West
  • 2001 (18 Oct): Serves reinstated bus stops outside Dover Stn along Commonwealth Ave West
  • 2006: Serves merged bus stop opposite Buona Vista Stn along North Buona Vista Rd with the closure of the staggered bus stop
  • 2014 (29 Sep): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
  • 2018 (28 Oct): Amended to ply Lornie Highway (Southbound) towards Buona Vista Ter
  • 2019 (23 Jun): Amended to ply Lornie Highway (Northbound) towards Hougang Ctrl Int

Past Routings

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