SBS Transit Bus Service 62

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SBS Transit Bus Service 62 is a trunk route running from Punggol Interchange and looping at Lorong 1 Geylang, going via Sengkang East, Hougang Ave 10, Lorong Ah Soo, MacPherson and Aljunied.

Route Information
Route Punggol Bus Interchange ↺ Lorong 1 Geylang (Loop) 
Passes Through Sengkang East, Hougang Ave 10, Lorong Ah Soo, MacPherson, Aljunied
Route Length 35.3km
Travelling Time 115mins
Operator Information
GCM Route Package
Loyang Bus Package
Current Operator SBS Transit
Current Depot Hougang Bus Depot (HGDEP)
Current Fleet Dennis Trident
Volvo B9TL

Volvo Olympian
Volvo B10M Mark IV

Scania K230UB
Departure Times from T1 0530 – 2350 (Daily)
Frequency Loop Service
0630-0830: 08 – 12 mins
0831-1659: 07 – 17 mins
1700-1930: 08 – 19 mins
After 1930: 13 – 20 mins
  • Service 62 is an inter-town trunk route linking Punggol, Sengkang, Hougang and Lorong Ah Soo with Aljunied and Lorong 1 Geylang. By linking up residential estates with various MRT stations, major roads and industrial areas near Aljunied, this service encounters high demand during peak hours.
  • This route does not terminate at Lorong 1 Geylang Terminal as the terminal cannot accommodate double-deck buses prior to major renovation works in 2013/14. It is currently the only service to loop at Lorong 1 Geylang without calling at the terminal.
  • Special Departures:
  • Hougang Avenue 2 (Opp Blk 709)  Lorong 1 Geylang  Punggol 
    Weekdays: 0530hrs, 0540hrs
    Sat, Sun/PHs: 0540hrs
  • Upp Paya Lebar Road (Aft Tai Seng Stn)  Punggol
    Weekdays: 0555hrs, 0605hrs, Weekday AM Peak
  • Shortworking Trips:
  • 62A: Punggol Int → Aljunied Rd (Aljunied Stn)
    Weekdays AM, PM Peak only
  • Fare: Charges fares for regular trunk services. See Bus Fares for exact fares.
  • Fleet: Service 62′s fleet comprises of a majority of Volvo B9TL Wrights, along with small numbers of Volvo Olympians, Dennis Tridents, Volvo B10M MkIVs and Scania K230UBs.
  • Route Information:
Loop Service
  • Punggol Temp Int
  • Punggol Field
  • Sengkang East Dr
  • Upp Serangoon Rd
  • Hougang Ave 8
  • Hougang Ave 6
  • Hougang Ave 10
  • Hougang Ave 2
  • Hougang Ave 3
  • Tampines Rd
  • Hougang Ave 1
  • Lor Ah Soo
  • Upp Paya Lebar Rd
  • MacPherson Rd
  • Aljunied Rd
  • Geylang Rd
  • Lor 1 Geylang
  • Lor 1 Geylang
  • Sims Ave
  • Aljunied Rd
  • MacPherson Rd
  • Upp Paya Lebar Rd
  • Lor Ah Soo
  • Hougang Ave 1
  • Tampines Rd
  • Hougang Ave 3
  • Hougang Ave 2
  • Hougang Ave 10
  • Hougang Ave 6
  • Hougang Ave 8
  • Upp Serangoon Rd
  • Sengkang East Dr
  • Punggol Field
  • Punggol Temp Int
  • Operator History:
  • 1971 – 1973: Amalgamated Bus Company Pte Ltd
  • 1973 – 2001: Singapore Bus Services Ltd
  • 2001 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd
  • The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2016. 
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  • History:
  • 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)
  • Past Routings:
  • Refer to this article
  • 2007: Amended to present routing. No significant route changes since 2007.
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  • External Links & References:
  • TransitLink E-Guide
  • http://sgwiki.com/wiki/Buses
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