SBS Transit Bus Service 201


SBS Transit Bus Service 201 is a trunk route from Kent Ridge Terminal looping at Teban Gardens Road, serving West Coast Road, Clementi MRT Station and Teban/Pandan Gardens. This is the 33rd service to be rolled out under the Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP), and launched on Sunday, 23 November 2014

Route Information
Route Kent Ridge Terminal ↺ Teban Gardens Road (Loop) 
Passes Through West Coast Road, Clementi MRT, Teban/Pandan Gardens
Route Length 17.4km
Travelling Time 65 mins (Estimated)
Operator Information
Current Operator SBS Transit
Current Depot Bukit Batok Bus Depot (BBDEP)
Current Fleet 12-metre Double Deck Bus:
– Volvo B9TL

12-metre Single Deck Bus
Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro
Departure Times from T1 0545hrs – 2330hrs (Daily)
Frequency  Loop Service
0630-0830: 10 – 12 mins
0831-1659: 11 – 15 mins
1700-1930: 10 – 14 mins
After 1930: 12 – 15 mins

Route History

Service 201 improves connectivity for residents in the Teban/Pandan Gardens and West Coast area to Clementi MRT Station and Kent Ridge Bus Terminal, along with other amenities in the neighborhood. The new route also benefits the new Build To Order flats and existing industries along Penjuru Road. It was launched on Sunday, 23 November 2014.

Besides enhancing connectivity to key transport nodes, the new service provides residents with more convenient access to amenities like Teban Gardens Market and Hawker Centre, Ayer Rajah Community Centre, West Coast Plaza, Commonwealth Secondary School, Kent Ridge Secondary School, Clementi Woods Secondary School and Waseda Shibuya Senior High School.

Two new bus stops were constructed along Penjuru Road (southbound) to complement the implementation of this bus route, namely 29159 Aft Teban Gdns Cres and 20249 Blk 54. This service runs parallel to the existing Service 189 between Clementi MRT and Kent Ridge Terminal, thereby replacing it when Service 189 was amended to loop at Clementi Avenue 1.

Fares: See Fare Table.

Fleet: Service 201′s fleet comprises of BSEP Mercedes-Benz Citaros. These buses were registered with the 63XX registration plates onwards and their purchase funded by the BSEP scheme.

Route Information: (List of acronyms)

Loop Service
  • Clementi Rd
    Kent Ridge Ter
  • West Coast Rd
    Opp Varsity Pk
    Waseda S Snr High Sch
    West Bay Resort Condo
    Kent Ridge Sec Sch
    Blk 726 Clementi West Mkt
  • Clementi Ave 2
    Opp Blk 408
  • Commonwealth Ave West
    Opp Blk 329
    Clementi Stn
    Opp Blk 317
  • Clementi Ave 6
    Blk 436
  • AYE
    Hong Leong Shop Ctr
    The Infiniti
    Cycle & Carriage
    Aft Jurong Town Hall Rd
    Carrier S’pore
  • Penjuru Rd
    Aft Teban Gdns Cres

    Blk 54
  • West Coast Rd
    Bet Blks 50/51
  • Teban Gdns Rd
    Aft Hasanah Mque

    Bef Blk 11
  • Teban Gdns Rd
    Opp Pandan Pri Sch
  • Jurong Town Hall Rd
    C’wealth Sec Sch
  • West Coast Rd
    Blk 411
    Blk 410
    Opp Ayer Rajah CC
  • Jurong Town Hall Rd
    Blk 2
  • AYE
    Opp Cycle & Carriage
    Opp The Infiniti
    Opp Hong Leong Shop Ctr
  • Clementi Ave 6
    Regent Pk
  • Commonwealth Ave West
    Blk 317
    Clementi Stn
  • Clementi Ave 2
    Blk 408
  • West Coast Rd
    Blk 601
    Opp Kent Ridge Sec Sch
    Opp West Bay Resort Condo
    Opp Waseda S Snr High Sch
    Varsity Pk
  • Clementi Rd
    Kent Ridge Ter

Operator History:

  • 2014 – Present: SBS Transit Ltd

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





  • 2014 (23 Nov): Introduced as a loop service from Kent Ridge Ter to Penjuru Road under LTA’s Bus Service Enhancement Programme (BSEP)
  • 2015 (30 Mar): Designated wheelchair-accessible bus route (WAB)

Past Routings:

  • Refer to this article
  • 2014: No significant route changes since 2014.


External Links & References:

  • TransitLink E-Guide

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