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.
|Route||Soon Lee Bus Park ↔ Buona Vista Bus Terminal|
|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|
|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
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.
- 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.
|Direction 1||Direction 2|
- 2006 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd
The Bus Service Operating License (BSOL) for this route will be renewed in 2016.
- 2006 (26 Dec): Introduced by SBS Transit between Soon Lee Bus Park and Buona Vista
- 2008: Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)
- Refer to this article
- 2006: Amended to present routing. No significant route changes since 2006.
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