(Defunct) SBS Transit Premium 535

SBS Transit Premium 535 is a Premium service operated by SBS Transit from Lorong 8 Toa Payoh to Fullerton Road. The route passes through Lorong 6/4 Toa Payoh, CTE and Cecil Street, operating one trip in the morning.

Premium 535 was withdrawn on 28 Nov 2016. The last day of operations was 25 Nov 2016.

Route Information
Route Lorong 8 Toa Payoh (First Toa Payoh Pr Sch) → Fullerton Road (Fullerton Sq) WAB_logo_20px
Passes Through Lorong 6 Toa Payoh, Lorong 4 Toa Payoh, CTE, Cecil St
Route Length 17.4km
Travelling Time 40mins
Operator Information
Current Operator SBS Transit
Current Depot Changi Bus Park (CGBP)
Current Fleet Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
Shifts Weekdays: 1AM (1 bus)
Departure Times from Toa Payoh Lor 8
0800 (Weekdays)
Frequency Unidirectional Service
— mins

Premium 535 serves housing estates around Lorong 4/6 Toa Payoh with bus connections to the Central Business District (CBD), eliminating the hassle of transferring between different modes of transport. The route is mildly popular with residents of Toa Payoh who already have convenient MRT connections to the CBD.

One trip is operated in the mornings, departing Lorong 8 Toa Payoh (First Toa Payoh Primary School) at 8:00am on weekdays. Due to limited demand, no fleet upgrades have been implemented so far.

This service will be withdrawn effective 28 Nov 2016. The last day of operations will be on 25 Nov 2016.

Operating Days: Weekdays only. Does not operate on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays.

Fare: Flat fare of $4.20. Transfer rebates & concessionary travel are not applicable.

Fleet: Premium 535 operates one single decker bus running under a crossover trip from Service 31.

Route Information:

Boarding Stops at Toa Payoh
Alighting Stops at CBD
  • Lor 8 Toa Payoh
    – First Toa Payoh Pri Sch
    – Braddell Tech Bldg
    – Opp Blk 231
    – Toa Payoh Polyclinic
  • Toa Payoh East
    – Blk 25
  • Lorong 6 Toa Payoh
    – Blk 27
  • Lorong 4 Toa Payoh
    – Blk 73
    – National Semiconductor
  • Lorong 6 Toa Payoh
    – Blk 237
  • Braddell Rd (Express)
  • CTE (Express)
  • Outram Road (Express)
  • Cantonment Road (Express)
  • Keppel Road (Express)
  • Anson Road
    – International Plaza
  • Cecil Street
    – Opp GB Building
    – Prudential Tower
  • Fullerton Road
    – Fullerton Square

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History:

  • 2007 (16 Jul): Introduced as a Premium Service from Lorong 8 Toa Payoh → Fullerton Rd, with one trip departing at 0800hrs. Charges a flat fare of $3.00
  • 2008 (21 Jul): Fare revised to $3.30
  • 2009 (01 Apr): Fare temporarily lowered to $3.10
  • 2009 (05 Oct): Amended to ply Cecil Street (from Robinson Rd)
  • 2010 (30 Jun): Fare reinstated to $3.30
  • 2011 (08 Nov): Fare increased to $3.50
  • 2013 (26 Aug): Departure timing adjust to 0755hrs to cater to heavy traffic conditions
  • 2014 (04 Aug): Fare revised to $4.20
  • 2016 (27 Jun): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
  • 2016 (28 Nov): Route withdrawn. Last day of operations on 25 Nov 2016.

Operator History:

  • 16 Jul 2007 – 25 Nov 2016: SBS Transit Ltd

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