SBS Transit Nite Owl 1N

SBS Transit Nite Owl 1N is a unidirectional overnight route running from Marina Centre to Yishun, passing through City Hall, Clarke Quay, Zion Road, Orchard Road, Little India and Ang Mo Kio. It is one of six Nite Owl routes operated by SBS Transit.

^ SBST Mercedes-Benz Citaro (SBS6471K) – Nite Owl 1N

Route Information
Route Marina Centre Bus Terminal → Yishun Ring Road (Blk 798)
Passes Through City Hall, Clarke Quay, Zion Road, Orchard Road, Little India, Ang Mo Kio
Route Length 35.2km
Travelling Time 85mins
Operator Information
Current Operator SBS Transit
Current Depot Ang Mo Kio Bus Depot
Current Fleet Scania K230UB
Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
Departure Times from T1 0000 – 0200 (Fridays, Saturdays, eves of Public Holidays)
Frequency Uni-directional Service
0630-0830: —
0831-1659: —
1700-1930: —
After 1930: 40 – 40 mins

Route History

Nite Owl 1N connects the city areas of Marina Centre, City Hall, River Valley, Orchard and Little India with the estates of Ang Mo Kio and Yishun. This service only operates on Fridays, Saturdays, eves of Public Holidays, with four trips on normal operating days. The route has an express sector along the CTE from Bukit Timah Rd to Ang Mo Kio Ave 1, and another express sector along Lentor Ave.

During festive periods such as Christmas Eve or New Years’ Eve, operating hours are extended to 4am for the benefit of late-night dwellers.


Card/Cash Fares for Nite Owl Services:
Between City and HDB town
Between HDB towns
Within HDB Town
Child (card) Free Free
Student $2.10 $0.85
Adult, PWD*, WTCS** $4.40 $1.70
Senior Citizen $3.20 $1.25
*PWD = Persons with Disabilities
** WTCS = WorkFare Transport Concession Scheme cardholders

Bus concession passes are not applicable for Nite Owl services.
This service charges flat fares; distance-based fares not applicable.


Nite Owl 1N uses buses from Ang Mo Kio Depot. They perform supplementary trips on Service 133 or 162 before performing 1N.

Route Information:

Unidirectional Service
  1. Marina Centre Terminal
  2. Raffles Ave (Bef Temasek Ave)
  3. Raffles Ave (Seating Gallery)
  4. Raffles Ave (The Esplanade)
    Stamford Rd
  5. North Bridge Rd (St. Andrew’s Cathedral)
  6. North Bridge Rd (Opp The Treasury)
  7. South Bridge Rd (Boat Quay)
    North Canal Rd
  8. Eu Tong Sen St (Clarke Quay Stn)
  9. River Valley Rd (Clarke Quay)
  10. River Valley Rd (Liang Ct)
  11. River Valley Rd (UE Sq)
  12. Mohd Sultan Rd (Aft Unity St)
  13. Havelock Rd (Hotel Miramar)
  14. Havelock Rd (Holiday Inn Atrium)
  15. Zion Rd (The Boys’ Brigade HQ)
  16. Zion Rd (Opp Great World City)
  17. Hoot Kiam Rd (Aft Zion Full Gospel Ch)
  18. Paterson Rd (Paterson Lodge)
  19. Orchard Rd (Lucky Plaza)
  20. Orchard Rd (Midpoint Orchard)
  21. Orchard Rd (Concorde Hotel S’pore)
  22. Orchard Rd (Dhoby Ghaut Stn)
  23. Prinsep St (Sch of The Arts)
  24. Selegie Rd (Peace Ctr)
  25. Selegie Rd (Selegie Ctr)
  26. Bt Timah Rd (Little India Stn)
    Bt Timah Rd (express)
    CTE (express)
    Ang Mo Kio Ave 1 (express)
  1. Ang Mo Kio Ave 10 (Blk 409A)
  2. Ang Mo Kio Ave 10 (Blk 443)
  3. Ang Mo Kio Ave 3 (Blk 452)
  4. Ang Mo Kio Ave 3 (Blk 427)
  5. Ang Mo Kio Ave 3 (opp Ang Mo Kio Stn)
  6. Ang Mo Kio Ave 3 (Blk 324)
  7. Ang Mo Kio Ave 3 (Blk 209)
  8. Ang Mo Kio Ave 3 (Ang Mo Kio Pr Sch)
  9. Ang Mo Kio Ave 4 (Blk 258)
  10. Ang Mo Kio Ave 4 (Blk 170)
  11. Ang Mo Kio Ave 4 (Opp Blk 155)
  12. Ang Mo Kio Ave 4 (Blk 612)
  13. Ang Mo Kio Ave 4 (Opp Blk 622)
  14. Yio Chu Kang Rd (Opp Seasons Pk)
    Lentor Ave (express)
  15. Yishun Ave 2 (Opp Yishun Sports Hall)
  16. Yishun Ave 2 (Bef Khatib Stn)
  17. Yishun Ring Rd (Blk 624)
  18. Yishun Ring Rd (Blk 630)
  19. Yishun St 61 (Chung Cheng High Sch)
  20. Yishun St 61 (Blk 602)
  21. Yishun Ctrl (Khoo Teck Puat Hosp)
    Yishun Ave 11 (express)
  22. Yishun Ave 11 (bet Blks 349/350)
  23. Yishun Ring Rd (Blk 356)
  24. Yishun Ring Rd (Blk 358)
  25. Yishun Ring Rd (Blk 367)
  26. Yishun Ring Rd (Blk 314)
  27. Yishun Ring Rd (Blk 236)
  28. Yishun Ring Rd (Blk 227)
  29. Yishun Ring Rd (Yishun Pr Sch)
  30. Yishun Ring Rd (Blk 121)
  31. Yishun Ring Rd (Blk 137)
  32. Yishun Ring Rd (Blk 731)
  33. Yishun Ring Rd (Blk 760)
  34. Yishun Ring Rd (Blk 774)
  35. Yishun Ring Rd (Blk 794)
  36. Yishun Ring Rd (Blk 798)

  • City
  • HDB Town 1
  • HDB Town 2

Different fares apply within HDB towns and between HDB towns

Nite Owl 1N at a glance.  Click for larger image.

Nite Owl 1N at a glance. Click for larger image.

Operator History:

  • 2006 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

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



  • 2006 (22 Dec): Introduced as a unidirectional night service from Marina Centre to Yishun to replace Nite Owl 162M


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