SBS Transit Premium 535

SBS Transit Premium 535 is a Premium service operated by SBS Transit from Lorong 8 Toa Payoh to Fullerton Road. The route passes through Lorong 6/4 Toa Payoh, CTE and Cecil Street, operating one trip in the morning.

SBST Volvo B10M MkIV DM3500 (SBS2758K) - Premium 535

SBST Volvo B10M MkIV DM3500 (SBS2758K) – Premium 535

Route Information
Route Lorong 8 Toa Payoh (First Toa Payoh Pr Sch) → Fullerton Road (Fullerton Sq)
Passes Through Lorong 6 Toa Payoh, Lorong 4 Toa Payoh, CTE, Cecil St
Route Length 17.4km
Travelling Time 40mins
Operator Information
Current Operator SBS Transit
Current Depot Changi Bus Park (CGBP)
Current Fleet Volvo B10M Mark IV
Shifts Weekdays: 1AM (1 bus)
Departure Times from T1 0800 – 0800 (Weekdays)
Frequency Unidirectional Service
— mins

History:

  • 2007 (16 Jul): Introduced as a Premium Service from Lorong 8 Toa Payoh → Fullerton Rd, with one trip departing at 0800hrs. Charges a flat fare of $3.00
  • 2008 (21 Jul): Fare revised to $3.30
  • 2009 (01 Apr): Fare temporarily lowered to $3.10
  • 2009 (05 Oct): Amended to ply Cecil Street (from Robinson Rd)
  • 2010 (30 Jun): Fare reinstated to $3.30
  • 2011 (08 Nov): Fare increased to $3.50
  • 2013 (26 Aug): Departure timing adjust to 0755hrs to cater to heavy traffic conditions
  • 2014 (04 Aug): Fare revised to $4.20

Premium 535 serves housing estates around Lorong 4/6 Toa Payoh with bus connections to the Central Business District (CBD), eliminating the hassle of transferring between different modes of transport. The route is mildly popular with residents of Toa Payoh who already have convenient MRT connections to the CBD.

One trip is operated in the mornings, departing Lorong 8 Toa Payoh (First Toa Payoh Primary School) at 8:00am on weekdays. Due to limited demand, no fleet upgrades have been implemented so far.

Operating Days: Weekdays only. Does not operate on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays.

Fare: Flat fare of $4.20. Transfer rebates & concessionary travel are not applicable.

Fleet: Premium 535 operates one Volvo B10M MkIV, running under crossover trips from Service 31.

Route Information:

  1. Lorong 8 Toa Payoh (Bus stop outside First Toa Payoh Primary School)
  2. Lorong 8 Toa Payoh (Bus stop outside Braddell Tech Building)
  3. Lorong 8 Toa Payoh (Bus stop opposite Blk 231)
  4. Lorong 8 Toa Payoh (Bus stop outside Toa Payoh Polyclinic)
  5. Toa Payoh East (Bus stop outside Blk 25)
  6. Lorong 6 Toa Payoh (Bus stop outside Blk 27)
  7. Lorong 4 Toa Payoh (Bus stop opposite Blk 73)
  8. Lorong 4 Toa Payoh (Bus stop outside National Semiconductor)
  9. Lorong 6 Toa Payoh (Bus stop outside Blk 237)
    — Express sector via Braddell Road, CTE, Outram Road, Cantonment Road, Keppel Road —
  10. Anson Road (Bus stop outside International Plaza)
  11. Cecil Street (Bus stop opposite GB Building)
  12. Cecil Street (Bus stop outside Prudential Tower)
  13. Fullerton Road (Bus stop outside Fullerton Square)
Premium 535 at a glance

Premium 535 at a glance

Operator History:

  • 2007 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

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

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