SBS Transit Bus Service 141 is a residential trunk route plying between Toa Payoh Int and Lorong 1 Geylang Ter, passing through Caldecott, Thomson, Pek Kio and Victoria Street. This is also the eleventh bus service to be introduced under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP).
^ SBS Transit Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro (SBS6393C) – Service 141
|Route||Lorong 1 Geylang Bus Terminal ↔ Toa Payoh Bus Interchange|
|Passes Through||Pek Kio, Thomson, Caldecott|
|Route Length||9.1km (D1) | 9.7km (D2)|
|Current Operator||SBS Transit|
|Current Depot||Hougang Bus Depot (HGDEP)
Braddell Bus Park (BRBP)
|Current Fleet||Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro|
|Shifts||Weekdays: Hougang 5AM-5PM; Braddell 3AM-3PM / 1S (9 buses)
Saturdays: Hougang 5AM-5PM; Braddell 3AM-3PM / 1T (9 buses)
Sundays: Hougang 5AM-5PM; Braddell 3AM-3PM / 1T (9 buses)
|Departure Times from T1||0600 – 2330 (Daily)|
|Departure Times from T2||0600 – 2345 (Daily)|
|Frequency||Direction 1||Direction 2|
|0630-0830: 11 – 15 mins
0831-1659: 12 – 15 mins
1700-1930: 13 – 15 mins
After 1930: 13 – 15 mins
|0630-0830: 10 – 12 mins
0831-1659: 11 – 15 mins
1700-1930: 11 – 15 mins
After 1930: 13 – 15 mins
Service 141 is the eleventh bus service to be introduced under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP). For more information on the BSEP, click on the link to a separate article. The intra-town service improves on existing bus connections between Toa Payoh, Pek Kio, Lavender and Kallang. It also offers much better bus connections for residents of Pek Kio estate which previously relied on Service 131 as their sole bus route.
“Service 141, the 11th new bus service, under the Bus Service Enhancement, will provide commuters with better connectivity between Lorong 1 Geylang and Toa Payoh. This new trunk service will ply along Lavender Street, Jalan Besar, Rangoon Road, Thomson Road, Toa Payoh Rise and Lorong 1 Toa Payoh before terminating at Toa Payoh Bus Interchange. From 9 June, Service 141 will give commuters more access to amenities such as Jalan Besar Stadium, medical institutions such as Thomson Medical Centre, Tan Tock Seng Hospital and Mount Elizabeth Novena Medical Centre and shopping malls such as City Square and Velocity@Novena Square.”
Fare: Charges fares for regular trunk services. See Bus Fares for exact fares.
Fleet: Service 141′s fleet comprises of a full BSEP fleet of Mercedes-Benz Citaros.
|Direction 1||Direction 2|
- 2013 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd
The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2016.
- 2013 (09 Jun): Introduced under the LTA’s Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP), this service plies between Toa Payoh Interchange and Lorong 1 Geylang Terminal.
- 2013 (30 Sep): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
- Refer to this article
- 2013: No significant route changes since 2013.
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External Links & References:
- TransitLink E-Guide
- SGWiki – Buses
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