SBS Transit Bus Service 185

SBS Transit Bus Service 185 is a trunk route running from Soon Lee Bus Depot to Buona Vista Terminal, passing through Jurong West Avenue 5/1, Jurong East Avenue 1, PIE, Clementi Avenue 6, Clementi MRT, Dover MRT and Holland Village.

SBST Volvo B5RLE Hybrid (SBS8002T) – Service 185

Route Information
Route Soon Lee Bus Park  Buona Vista Bus Terminal  WAB_logo_20px
Passes Through Jurong West Ave 5/1, Jurong East Ave 1, PIE, Clementi Ave 6, Clementi MRT, Dover MRT, Holland Village
Route Length 18.4km (D1) | 18.1km (D2)
Travelling Time 75 – 80 mins
Operator Information
Current Operator SBS Transit
Current Depot Soon Lee Bus Park (SLBP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Double Deck Bus:
Volvo B9TL
12-metre Single Deck Bus
– 
Scania K230UB
– 
Volvo B5RLE Hybrid
Departure Times from T1 0545 – 2315 (Daily)
Departure Times from T2 0600 – 2300 (Daily)
Frequency Direction 1 Direction 2
0630-0830: 08 – 15 mins
0831-1659: 09 – 17 mins
1700-1930: 11 – 15 mins
After 1930: 13 – 15 mins
0630-0830: 09 – 17 mins
0831-1659: 09 – 16 mins
1700-1930: 10 – 19 mins
After 1930: 13 – 19 mins

Route History

Service 185 is a residential inter-town route connecting Pioneer and Jurong West to Clementi and Holland. It is a popular route between Jurong East/West Avenue 1 and Clementi due to its express sector along the PIE, which takes around 8 minutes to Clementi Avenue 6. It is the only trunk service to terminate Soon Lee Depot.

No boarding and alighting is allowed at Soon Lee Bus Park and Buona Vista Terminal. The first and last stop of this route is 22191 Soon Lee Depot and 11389 Blk 46 in Direction 1. For direction 2, The first and last stop of this route is 11381 Blk 10A and 22199 Opp Soon Lee Depot.

Special Departures:

  • Jurong Town Hall Road (Blk 253)  Soon Lee Depot
    Weekdays: 0605hrs, 0618hrs
    Saturdays: 0520hrs, 0534hrs, 0548hrs
    Sundays/PHs: 0520hrs, 0529hrs

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

Fleet: Service 185′s fleet comprises Volvo B9TL Wright and Scania K230UB buses, and a minority of Mercedes-Benz Citaros.

Route Information:

Direction 1 Direction 2
  • Soon Lee Bus Park
  • Soon Lee Rd
  • Pioneer Rd North
  • Jurong West Ave 5
  • Jurong West Ave 3
  • Jurong West St 23
  • Corporation Rd
  • Jurong West Ave 1
  • Jurong East Ave 1
  • Jurong Town Hall Rd
  • PIE (Express)
  • Clementi Ave 6
  • Commonwealth Ave West
  • Commonwealth Ave
  • Holland Dr
  • Buona Vista Ter
  • Buona Vista Ter
  • Holland Dr
  • Commonwealth Ave
  • Commonwealth Ave West
  • Clementi Ave 6
  • PIE (Express)
  • Jurong Town Hall Rd
  • Jurong East Ave 1
  • Jurong West Ave 1
  • Corporation Rd
  • Jurong West St 23
  • Jurong West Ave 3
  • Jurong West Ave 5
  • Pioneer Rd North
  • Soon Lee Rd
  • Soon Lee Bus Park
Service 185 at a glance

Service 185 at a glance

Operator History:

  • 2006 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

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

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History:

  • 2006 (26 Dec): Introduced by SBS Transit between Soon Lee Bus Park and Buona Vista
  • 2008: Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)

Past Routings:

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External Links & References:

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