SBS Transit Bus Service 6


Go Ahead Singapore will be taking over operations of Bus Service 6 from 18 Sep 2016.
View the updated article at our new site, Land Transport Guru, by clicking here.

SBS Transit Bus Service 6 is a primarily industrial route connecting Pasir Ris with Loyang Industrial Estate. The service does not operate on Sundays and Public holidays.

Route Information
Route Pasir Ris Bus Interchange ↺ Loyang Crescent (Loop)  
Passes Through Pasir Ris Drive 3, Loyang Industrial Estate
Route Length 11.7km
Travelling Time 45mins
Operator Information
GCM Route Package
Loyang Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit
Current Depot Bedok North Bus Depot (BNDEP)
Current Fleet Volvo B9TL
Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
Departure Times from T1 0620 – 1930 (Weekdays)
0620 – 1500 (Saturdays)
Frequency Loop Service
0630-0830: 08 – 09 mins
0831-1659: 07 – 17 mins
1700-1930: 07 – 09 mins
After 1930: 09 – 09 mins

Route History

Introduced in 1993, Service 6 is an industrial route linking Pasir Ris Town Centre with Loyang Industrial Estate, while also serving residential estates along Pasir Ris Drive 3. In parallel with normal commuting patterns, much of its demand is encountered during the peak hours when workers commute between the Loyang Industrial Estate and transport nodes at Pasir Ris. As such, most buses operate on the split shift, which results in low frequencies during off-peak hours.

This service operates until 3:00pm on Saturday afternoons, and does not operate on Sundays and Public Holidays. On the eves of Christmas, New Year and Lunar New Year, the operating hours are the same as Saturday’s.

Service 6 received an additional bus under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP) on Mar 2013

Fare: Charges fares for regular trunk services. See Bus Fares for exact fares.

Fleet: Service 6 operates a fleet of Volvo B9TL and Mercedes-Benz Citaro buses. A Volvo B9TL Wright was added under BSEP in Mar 2013.

Route Information:

Loop Service (via Loyang Cres)
Pasir Ris Int

Pasir Ris Dr 3

Loyang Ave

Loyang Lane

Loyang Way

Loyang Cres

Loyang Way

Loyang Cres

Loyang Way

Loyang Lane

Loyang Ave

Pasir Ris Dr 3

Pasir Ris Int



Service 6 at a glance

Operator History:

1993 – 2001: Singapore Bus Service Ltd

2001 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2016. 



1993: Introduced as a loop service between Pasir Ris and Loyang Crecent, serving Loyang Industrial Estate

2004 (20 Dec): Amended to ply a longer stretch of Loyang Way and Loyang Lane instead of Loyang Ave in the return direction (towards Pasir Ris)

2013 (03 Dec): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)

Past Routings:

Refer to this article

2004: Amended to present routing. No significant route changes since 2004.


External Links:

TransitLink E-Guide



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