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SBS Transit Bus Service 83 is a trunk service plying between Punggol Int and looping at Sengkang Int, passing through Punggol Central, Punggol Field, Punggol Road, Compassvale Street and Sengkang East Road.
|Route||Punggol Temporary Bus Interchange ↺ Sengkang Bus Interchange (Loop)|
|Passes Through||Punggol Central, Punggol East, Punggol Field, Punggol Road, Compassvale Street, Sengkang East Road|
|Travelling Time||55 min|
|GCM Route Package
||Loyang Bus Package|
|Current Operator||SBS Transit|
|Current Depot||Hougang Bus Depot (HGDEP)|
|Current Fleet||12-metre Single Deck Bus
– Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
– Volvo B10M Mark IV
|Departure Times from T1||Daily:
0530 – 0010 (Full Loop)
0010 – 0036 (Terminates at Sengkang Int)
|Frequency||0630-0830: 10 – 13 mins
0831-1659: 10 – 14 mins
1700-1930: 10 mins
After 1930: 12 – 16 mins
|Notes*||From 0010hrs, buses leaving Punggol Temp Int will terminate at Sengkang Interchange|
Service 83 connects the residential towns of Punggol East and Compassvale, serving catchment areas outside the coverage of the Punggol & Sengkang LRT system. The route connects with Sengkang and Punggol Bus Interchanges, as well as a major transfer bus stop at Punggol Road (Blk 190C and 298A Punggol Rd). From 0010 daily, buses departing Punggol Int will terminate at Sengkang Int.
Originally between Punggol Road End and New Bridge Road
1987 (06 Jun): Amended to New Bridge Road Ter
1992 (29 Mar): Merged with Service 147, withdrawn.
2001 (23 Dec): Re-introduced as a loop service between Sengkang Temp Int and Punggol Field.
2003 (28 Jan): Amended to Sengkang interchange
2003 (09 Feb): Amended to ply Sengkang East Rd instead of Compassvale Rd
2003 (04 May): Extended to loop at Edgedale Plains
2003 (20 Jun): Extended to loop at Punggol Station with the opening of the NEL.
2003 (30 Nov): Made to start at Punggol Temp Int and loop at Sengkang Int+
2010 (21 July): SBS997A, SBS Transit’s sole Volvo B10M Superlong Demonstrator, was transferred from Service 62 to Service 83. Its last day of service was 27 Sep 2012.
2011 (21 Sep): Receives Mercedes-Benz Citaros, with the first two units being 6089 and 6090.
2014 (29 Jun): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
2003: Amended to present routing. No significant route changes since 2003.
Punggol Rd (Blk 298A) → Punggol
Punggol Field (Blk196A) → Punggol
Weekdays AM Peak (Split-shift)
Punggol Central (Opp Blk 188) → Punggol via Sengkang
Fare: Charges fares for regular trunk services. See Bus Fares for exact fares.
SBS Transit Service 83 (Punggol – Sengkang)
Bus Stop Description
|0.0||PUNGGOL PL||PUNGGOL TEMP INT||PUNGGOL STN|
|0.6||PUNGGOL CENTRAL||OPP BLK 293|
|0.9||PUNGGOL SEC SCH||PUNGGOL SEC SCH|
|1.4||OPP BLK 188|
|2.0||BLK 649||KADALOOR STN|
|2.5||PUNGGOL EAST||OPP BLK 166A||RIVIERA STN|
|3.1||PUNGGOL FIELD||BLK 126A||PUNGGOL 21 CC|
|3.5||BLK 108||PUNGGOL 21 CC|
|4.0||BLK 101C||COVE STN|
|4.3||PUNGGOL RD||BLK 102C|
|5.1||COMPASSVALE ST||BLK 253||COMPASSVALE STN|
|5.4||OPP BLK 291A|
|5.8||SENGKANG EAST RD||BLK 261|
|6.1||OPP BLK 323B|
|6.8||SENGKANG SQ||SENGKANG INT||COMPASS POINT|
|7.6||SENGKANG EAST RD||BLK 323B||ANCHORVALE CC|
|7.9||OPP BLK 261|
|9.0||PUNGGOL RD||BLK 298A|
|9.5||OPP BLK 103A|
|9.9||PUNGGOL FIELD||BLK 196A|
|10.2||BLK 173B||PUNGGOL 21 CC|
|10.7||OPP BLK 126A||PUNGGOL PLAZA|
|11.3||PUNGGOL EAST||BLK 166A|
|11.7||PUNGGOL CENTRAL||BLK 162B|
|12.2||BET BLKS 187/188|
|12.7||EDGEFIELD PR SCH||EDGEFIELD PRI SCH|
|13.5||PUNGGOL PL||PUNGGOL TEMP INT||PUNGGOL STN|
2001 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd
The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2016.
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