SMRT NightRider Bus NR2

SMRT NightRider NR2 is a unidirectional night bus route running from Marina Centre Terminal to Sembawang Drive, passing through City Hall, River Valley, Orchard, Stevens, PIE, BKE, Marsiling, Woodlands and Sembawang.

Operating on Fridays, Saturdays & Eves of Public Holidays, it is one of seven NightRider bus routes operated by SMRT Buses.


Route:

NR2
Marina Ctr Ter → Blk 317
02099
Marina Ctr Ter
Raffles Blvd
02101
AFT S'PORE FLYER
Raffles Ave
02051
Seating Gallery
Raffles Ave
02061
The Esplanade
Raffles Ave
04167
City Hall Stn Exit B
Nth Bridge Rd
04249
Opp The Treasury
Nth Bridge Rd
05029
Boat Quay
Sth Bridge Rd
04222
Clarke Quay Stn Exit E
Eu Tong Sen St
04211
Clarke Quay
River Valley Rd
04331
BEF FORT CANNING STN
River Valley Rd
13109
UE Sq
River Valley Rd
13099
BEF KIM YAM RD
River Valley Rd
08121
Somerset Stn
Somerset Rd
09011
Opp Ngee Ann City
Orchard Turn
09023
Opp Orchard Stn/ION
Orchard Turn
09212
Royal Plaza On Scotts
Scotts Rd
09213
Thong Teck Bldg
Scotts Rd
40191
Raffles Girls' Sch
Stevens Rd
40201
Chelsea Gdns Condo
Stevens Rd
40211
Opp Met YMCA
Stevens Rd
40221
Opp Stevens Stn
Stevens Rd
40231
Raffles Town Club
Whitley Rd
46069
W'Lands Train Checkpt
Woodlands Ctr Rd
46088
Opp Blk 1A
Woodlands Ctr Rd
46111
Blk 23
Admiralty Rd
46201
Blk 10
Marsiling Dr
46189
Blk 12
Marsiling Rd
46191
Opp Blk 120
Marsiling Rise
46279
Blk 803
Woodlands Ave 2
46281
Blk 825
Woodlands Ave 7
46391
Blk 853
Woodlands Ave 7
46691
Opp 888 Plaza
Woodlands Ave 4
46689
Blk 609
Woodlands Ave 4
47571
Blk 618
Woodlands Ave 5
47561
Blk 620
Woodlands Ave 5
47551
Blk 630
Woodlands Ave 6
47541
Blk 639
Woodlands Ave 6
47591
Blk 680
Woodlands Ave 6
47601
Blk 793
Woodlands Ave 7
47611
Woodsvale Condo
Woodlands Ave 7
58301
3M Bldg
Gambas Ave
58391
Blk 303
Sembawang Ave
58101
Blk 311
Canberra Rd
58151
Bef Sembawang Stn
Canberra Rd
58111
Blk 351 CP
Canberra Rd
58421
Blk 353
Admiralty Dr
58311
Blk 354 CP
Sembawang Dr
58251
Sun Plaza
Sembawang Dr
58291
Blk 317
Sembawang Dr

Note:

  • No boarding at Marina Centre Bus Terminal
Technical Information
Route WAB_logo_20px
Marina Centre Bus Terminal → Sembawang Drive (Blk 317)
Passes Through City Hall, Clarke Quay, River Valley, Orchard, Stevens, PIE, BKE, Marsiling, Woodlands, Sembawang
Route Length 37.0 km
Traveling Time 75 mins
Operator Information
BCM Route Package Sembawang – Yishun Bus Package
Current Operator SMRT Buses Ltd
Current Depot Ang Mo Kio Bus Depot (AMDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Bus:
MAN A22
Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
Departure Times from Marina Centre
Fridays, Saturdays & Eves of Public Holidays
2330hrs – 0200hrs (the following day)
Frequency Direction 1
30 mins

Route History

NightRider NR2 is a late-night service connecting the city areas of Marina Centre, City Hall, River Valley and Orchard with the residential estates of Woodlands Centre, Marsiling, Woodlands New Town and Sembawang. Operating only on Fridays, Saturdays & Eves of Public Holidays (and special occasions if announced), the route shuttles late-night dwellers from the City to the residential estates outside the City.

Route Specifications

The route has a long express sector between Whitley Road and Woodlands Centre Road, plying more than 15km of expressway (along PIE and BKE). Other parts of the route follow major trunk roads.

During festive periods such as Christmas Eve or New Years’ Eve, more departures and downroute buses will be added to cater for late-night dwellers.

Departure Timings

  • From Marina Centre Terminal: 2330hrs, 0000hrs, 0030hrs, 0100hrs, 0130hrs, 0200hrs

MRT Stations Served:

Fares:

Flat Fare: $4.50 (Cash / Ez-link card)
NightRider commuters who pay by ez-link card will enjoy a free transfer to another NightRider service within a stipulated time of 45mins. This is not applicable when transferring from an ordinary service to a NightRider service. Concessionary travel is not applicable.

Fleet: See Above.


 

Gallery:

 


Operator History:

  • 2000 – 2004: Trans-Island Bus Services Ltd
  • 2004 – Present: SMRT Buses Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2020 under the Sembawang – Yishun Bus Package.

History:

  • 2000 (26 May): Introduced as a unidirectional night service from Marina Centre to Woodlands
  • 2000 (18 Dec): Converted into bidirectional service looping at Woodlands Ave 4
  • 2001 (03 Dec): Extended to loop Sembawang to serve the deleted sectors of NightRider NR9. Return sector via Woodlands Avenue 3 abolished.
  • 2014 (30 Apr): Converted to unidirectional operation from Marina Centre to Sembawang. Revised departure times from 11:30pm and 2:00am, and City-bound return services will cease to operate.
  • 2017 (17 Dec): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)

Past Routings:


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