SBST Feeder Bus Service 231

SBST Feeder Bus Service 231 is a Feeder service operating from Toa Payoh Interchange and looping at Lorong 5 Toa Payoh, via Lorong 1 Toa Payoh and Braddel MRT.


^ SBST Mercedes-Benz Citaro (SBS6797X) – Service 231

Route Information
Route Toa Payoh Bus Interchange ↺ Lorong 5 Toa Payoh  WAB_logo_20px
Passes Through Lorong 1 Toa Payoh, Braddel MRT
Route Length 6.1km
Travelling Time 30 – 35 mins
Operator Information
Current Operator SBS Transit
Current Depot Braddell Bus Park (BRBP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Single Deck Bus
– 
Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
– 
Scania K230UB
Departure Times from T1 0505 – 0030 (Daily)
Frequency Loop Service
0630-0830: 09 – 09 mins
0831-1659: 08 – 13 mins
1700-1930: 09 – 10 mins
After 1930: 09 – 11 mins

Route History

Feeder Service 231 serves residential neighbouhoods and schools along Toa Payoh Lorongs 1, 4 and 5 to Braddell MRT station and Toa Payoh Town Centre. Originally operating in a Green/White plate layout, it was replaced with a single Service 231 in 2012 and looped at Lorong 5.

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

Fleet: Service 231’s fleet comprises Scania K230UB and Mercedes-Benz Citaro buses.

Route Information:

Loop Service
  • Toa Payoh Interchange
  • Lor 1 Toa Payoh
    • Blk 163
    • Philips S’pore
    • Blk 166
    • Blk 111
    • Opp Braddell Stn
    • Blk 202
  • Lor 4 Toa Payoh
    • Blk 56
    • Blk 73
  • Lor 5 Toa Payoh
    • Blk 68
    • Blk 59
  • Lor 1 Toa Payoh
    • Toa Payoh Police Ctr
    • Braddell Stn
    • Blk 117
    • Blk 128
    • Opp Philips S’pore
    • Oleander Twrs
  • Toa Payoh Interchange
Service 231 at a glance

Service 231 at a glance

Operator History:

  • 1980s – 2001: Singapore Bus Services Ltd
  • 2001 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

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

————————————————————————————————————————————

History:

  • 1983: Introduced by SBS between Toa Payoh and Lorong 1 and 4, operating in clockwise and anticlockwise routes (Green & White plates)
  • 2010 (02 Dec): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus service (WAB)
  • 2012 (11 Mar): Amended to loop at Lorong 5 via Lorong 1 and 4, skips bus stops along Lorong 6. Merged into a single route, with no Green/White plates.

Past Routings:

  • 1983 (Green): Toa Payoh Int, Toa Payoh Lorong 6, Toa Payoh Lorong 4, Toa Payoh Lorong 1, Toa Payoh Lorong 6, Toa Payoh Int
  • 1983 (White): Toa Payoh Int, Toa Payoh Lorong 2, Toa Payoh Lorong 1, Toa Payoh Lorong 4, Toa Payoh Lorong 6, Toa Payoh Int
  • 2012: Current routing

————————————————————————————————————————————

External Links & References:

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

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s