SBS Transit Bus Service 76



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SBS Transit Bus Service 76 is a trunk service plying between Yio Chu Kang Terminal and looping at Marine Terrace, passing through Ang Mo Kio, Serangoon, Paya Lebar, Tanjong Katong Rd and Marine Parade.
^ SBST Volvo B9TL CDGE (SBS7443K) – Service 76

Route Information
Route Yio Chu Kang Bus Interchange  Marine Terrace (Loop) 
Passes Through Ang Mo Kio, Serangoon, Paya Lebar, Tanjong Katong, Marine Parade
Route Length 37.6km
Travelling Time 150mins
Operator Information
Current Operator SBS Transit
Current Depot Ang Mo Kio Bus Depot (AMDEP)
Current Fleet Volvo B9TL
Scania K230UB
Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
Departure Times from T1 Weekdays: 0530 – 2206
Saturdays: 0530 – 2207
Sundays/PHs: 0545 – 2209
Daily: 2215 – 2315 (Service 76A –
Terminates at Opp CHIJ Katong Convent, Marine Cres)
Frequency Loop Service
0630-0830: 09 – 13 mins
0831-1659: 09 – 15 mins
1700-1930: 09 – 14 mins
After 1930: 12 – 16 mins
Notes * Between 2215 and 2315hrs, buses leaving Yio Chu Kang Terminal will be renumbered as Service 76A and terminate at Marine Terrace (Opp CHIJ Katong Convent)

Route History

Service 76 is an inter-town route, connecting the residential towns of Ang Mo Kio, Serangoon, Tanjong Katong and Marine Parade, while also serving industrial areas near Tai Seng and Paya Lebar. Demand is fairly strong throughout the day.

At Ang Mo Kio, this service connects Ang Mo Kio Avenue 4 with Ang Mo Kio and Yio Chu Kang MRT, similar to Townlink 268. Service 76 is also duplicated by Service 43 between Upper Paya Lebar and Marine Parade.

Special Departures:

  • Marine Terrace (Opp CHIJ Katong Convent)  Yio Chu Kang
    Weekdays: 0545hrs, 0556hrs, 0606hrs, 0617hrs, 0627hrs, 0638hrs
    Saturdays: 0545hrs, 0559hrs, 0613hrs, 0627hrs
    Sundays/PHs: 0545hrs, 0602hrs, 0619hrs, 0635hrs

Shortworking Trips:

  • Service 76A: Yio Chu Kang Int → Marine Terrace (opp CHIJ Katong Convent)
    2215 – 2315 Daily, after the last Service 76 has departed

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

Fleet: Service 76′s fleet comprises a majority of Volvo B9TLs, with some Scania K230UBs and Mercedes-Benz Citaros.

Route Information:

Loop Service
  • Yio Chu Kang Ter
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 9
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 4
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
  • Yio Chu Kang Rd
  • Yio Chu Kang Link
  • Boundary Rd
  • Upp Paya Lebar Rd
  • Paya Lebar Rd
  • Tg Katong Rd
  • Amber Rd
  • Marine Parade Rd
  • Marine Cres
  • Marine Terrace
  • Marine Terrace
  • Marine Parade Rd
  • Amber Rd
  • Tg Katong Rd
  • Paya Lebar Rd
  • Upp Paya Lebar Rd
  • Boundary Rd
  • Yio Chu Kang Link
  • Yio Chu Kang Rd
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 3
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 4
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 9
  • Ang Mo Kio Ave 6
  • Yio Chu Kang Ter

Operator History:

  • 1989 – 2001: Singapore Bus Services Ltd
  • 2001 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

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



  • 1989 (Mar): Introduced by SBS as Yio Chu Kang – Marine Parade
  • 1992 (May): Amended to ply Paya Lebar Rd, Tanjong Katong Rd and Amber Rd from Ubi Ave 2, Eunos Link, Jln Eunos and Still Rd
  • 2001 (16 Sep): Amended to loop at Siglap Link with the closure of Marine Parade Ter.
  • 2007 (27 May): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
  • 2011 (30 Jan): Shortened to loop at Marine Terrace, skipping the Marine Parade Rd (Marine Terrace – Victoria School) stretch.
  • 2013: Service improvement under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP)
  • 2015 (Jun): Bus Service Reliability Framework (BSRF) implemented for trial till Aug 2016

Past Routings:

  • Refer to this article
  • 2011: Amended to present routing. No significant route changes since 2011.


External Links & References:

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2 thoughts on “SBS Transit Bus Service 76

  1. Tuesday, 22nd March 2016. No 76 came between 6:50am and 7.30am. Eventually took a taxi! Has the service been changed? I take often on the weekday mornings and have done for 2.5 years. Thank you if you can advise.

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