SBS Transit Nite Owl 4N

SBS Transit Nite Owl 4N is a unidirectional overnight route running from Marina Centre to Pasir Ris Drive 1, passing through City Hall, Clarke Quay, Zion Road, Orchard Road, Ophir Road, Marine Parade, Bedok, Simei and Pasir Ris. It is one of six Nite Owl routes operated by SBS Transit.

^ SBST Mercedes-Benz Citaro (SBS6805G) – Nite Owl 4N

Route Information
Route Marina Centre Bus Terminal → Pasir Ris Drive 1 (Blk 210)
Passes Through City Hall, Clarke Quay, Zion Road, Orchard Road, Ophir Road, Marine Parade, Bedok, Simei, Pasir Ris
Route Length 41.8km
Travelling Time 95mins
Operator Information
Current Operator SBS Transit
Current Depot Bedok North Bus Depot (BNDEP)
Current Fleet Volvo B10M Mark IV
Scania K230UB
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 4N connects the City areas of Marina Centre, City Hall, River Valley, Orchard and Rochor with the housing estates of Marine Parade, Bedok, Simei and Pasir Ris. This service only operates on Fridays, Saturdays, eves of Public Holidays, with four trips on regular operating days.

The route has an express sector from Ophir Road to Marine Parade Road via ECP. It also does not call at bus stops along Simei Avenue.

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


Card/Cash Fares for Nite Owl Services:
Between City and HDB towns
Between HDB towns
Within HDB Town
Child 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 4N uses buses from Bedok North Bus Depot. They perform supplementary trips on Express 518 before performing 4N.

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. Sungei Rd (The Verge)
  27. Ophir Rd (opp Rochor Ctr)
  28. Ophir Rd (Landmark Village Hotel)
  29. Ophir Rd (Near Bali Lane)
    East Coast Parkway (express)
    Still Rd South (express)
    Marine Parade Rd (express)
  30. Marine Parade Rd (Opp Blk 57)
  31. Marine Parade Rd (St. Patrick’s Sec Sch)
  32. Marine Parade Rd (Opp Neptune Ct)
  33. Marine Parade Rd (Opp Mandarin Gdns)
  34. Marine Parade Rd (Opp Laguna Pk)
  35. Marine Parade Rd (Hua Xin Ct)
  1. Bedok South Ave 1 (Eastern Lagoon II)
  2. Bedok South Ave 1 (Hitachi Consumer Products)
  3. New Upp Changi Rd (84039 Bedok Stn)
  4. Bedok North Ave 1 (Opp Kg Chai Chee CC)
  5. Bedok North Rd (Blk 521)
  6. Bedok North Rd (Blk 516)
  7. Bedok North Rd (Opp Fengshan Pr Sch)
  8. Bedok North Rd (Blk 109)
  9. Bedok North Ave 4 (Blk 99)
  10. Bedok North Ave 4 (St. Anthony’s Cano Sch)
  11. Bedok North Ave 4 (Opp Goldbell Svc Ctr)
  12. Bedok North Ave 4 (SBST Bedok Bus Pk)
  13. Bedok North Ave 4 (Blk 3011)
    Upp Changi Rd (express)
    Simei Ave (express)
  14. Simei St 3 (Aft Changi General Hosp)
  15. Simei St 3 (Simei Stn)
  16. Simei St 4 (Bet Blks 227/228)
  17. Simei St 4 (Blk 223)
  18. Simei Rd (Opp Simei Green Condo)
  19. Upp Changi Rd East (Bef Tropicana Condo)
  20. Upp Changi Rd East (Opp Changi Ct)
  21. Upp Changi Rd East (Opp Mera Terr P/G)
    Tampines Expressway (express)
  22. Loyang Ave (Blk 149A)
  23. Pasir Ris Dr 1 (Blk 156)
  24. Pasir Ris St 21 (Blk 204)
  25. Pasir Ris St 21 (Opp Blk 242)
  26. Pasir Ris St 41 (Opp Blk 482)
  27. Pasir Ris St 41 (Bet Blks 453/454)
  28. Pasir Ris Dr 6 (Blk 405)
  29. Pasir Ris Dr 3 (Opp Downtown East)
  30. Pasir Ris Dr 3 (Pasir Ris Int)
  31. Pasir Ris Dr 3 (Blk 500A)
  32. Pasir Ris Dr 3 (Aft Blk 601)
  33. Pasir Ris Dr 3 (Blk 626)
  34. Pasir Ris Dr 10 (Blk 651)
  35. Pasir Ris Dr 10 (Meridian JC)
  36. Pasir Ris St 71 (Opp Blks 771/772)
  37. Pasir Ris St 71 (Opp Blk 778)
  38. Elias Rd (Ris Grandeur)
  39. Pasir Ris Dr 1 (Blk 612)
  40. Pasir Ris Dr 1 (Blk 515)
  41. Pasir Ris Dr 1 (Blk 571)
  42. Pasir Ris Dr 1 (Bef Pasir Ris Ctrl)
  43. Pasir Ris Dr 1 (Pasir Ris Town Pk)
  44. Pasir Ris Dr 1 (Blk 425)
  45. Pasir Ris Dr 1 (Blk 442)
  46. Pasir Ris Dr 1 (Blk 210)

  • City
  • HDB Town 1
  • HDB Town 2
  • HDB Town 3
  • HDB Town 4

Different fares apply within HDB towns and between HDB towns

Nite Owl 4N at a glance.  Click for larger image.

Nite Owl 4N 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.



SBS8353E – Nite Owl 4N

SBS8416H – Nite Owl 4N

SBS6762X – Nite Owl 4N



  • 2006 (22 Dec): Introduced as a unidirectional night service from Marina Centre to Yishun to replace Nite Owl 16M
  • 2008 (31 Aug): Extended from Bedok to Pasir Ris, covering lost sectors after the withdrawal of Nite Owl 7N. Enhanced to ply Bedok North Ave 1/4 instead of Bedok South Road/North Road/North Ave 3/Reservoir Road, then following 7N’s route to Pasir Ris Dr 1 (via current routing). Service now serves Simei and Pasir Ris instead of Marine Parade / Bedok alone.


External Links:

Back to Nite Owl Services
Back to Bus Services
Back to Bus Articles

One thought on “SBS Transit Nite Owl 4N

  1. Pingback: Nite Owl 4N | Public Buses SG

Leave a Reply

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

You are commenting using your 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