SBST Feeder Bus Service 229

SBST Feeder Bus Service 229 is a Feeder service operating from Bedok Interchange and looping at Bedok South Road, passing through Chai Chee, Bedok South and Upper East Coast.

Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro (SBS6275K) – Service 229

Route Information
Route Bedok Bus Interchange ↺ Bedok South Road (Loop)  WAB_logo_20px
Passes Through Chai Chee, Bedok South, Upper East Coast
Route Length 9.8km
Travelling Time 50 – 55mins
Operator Information
Current Operator SBS Transit
Current Depot Bedok North Bus Depot (BNDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Bus
Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
Scania K230UB
Departure Times from T1 0545 – 0040 (Daily)
Frequency Loop Service
0630-0830: 07 – 09 mins
0831-1659: 07 – 13 mins
1700-1930: 07 – 09 mins
After 1930: 07 – 17 mins

Route History

Feeder Service 229 primarily serves the residents of Chai Chee and Bedok South to Bedok Town Centre. Originally introduced as Feeder 219 in 1985, the route was later renumbered to Feeder 229.

For residents of Bedok South, the detour at Chai Chee before arriving at Bedok Interchange adds to travel time and Service 38 offers a more direct connection.

Fare: Fares for Feeder Services are capped at 3.2km. See Bus Fares for exact fares.

Fleet: Service 229’s fleet comprises Scania K230UB and Mercedes-Benz Citaro buses.

Route Information:

Loop Service
Bedok Interchange | Bedok South Rd Blk 163
Bedok North Ave 1 | Blk 171
Chai Chee St Opp Blk 42 | Blk 71
Chai Chee Rd Opp Blk 24 | Opp Blk 40
New Upp Changi Rd Blk 32 | Opp Lion Home For Elders
Bedok South Rd Panasonic | Temasek JC
Fujitec S’pore Ltd | Aft Bedok South Ave 1
Opp Temasek JC | Opp Panasonic
Lion Home For Elders | New Upp Changi Rd Opp Blk 32
Blk 40 | Chai Chee Rd Blk 24
Bedok South Ave 3 Blk 172 | Chai Chee St Blk 42
Aft Blk 156 | Bedok North Ave 1
Upp East Coast Rd Opp Temasek Sec Sch | Bedok Interchange
Service 229 at a glance

Service 229 at a glance

Operator History:

  • 1985 – 2001: Singapore Bus Services Ltd
  • 2001 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

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



  • 1985: Introduced as Service 219, Bedok – Bedok South Rd/Ave 1 (Loop)
  • 1986 – 88: Extended to loop at Upper East Coast Rd via Bedok South Ave 3
  • 1999: Renumbered to Service 229, no route change
  • 2012 (30 Sep): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus service (WAB)
  • 2013: Service improvement under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP)
  • 2015 (04 May): Last bus extended to 0040hrs daily


External Links & References:

Back to Bedok Townlink and Feeder services
Back to Feeder, Townlink and Intratown routes
Back to Bus Services
Back to Bus Articles

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