Updated Bus Stop Distances (9 Apr 2017)

Last updated 7 Apr 2017 – GA Press Release

There will be an update of bus stop distances taking effect from 9 April 2017. Details are as follows:Capture.PNGCapture.PNG2ndQU2017BusstopNotice_Pathed-01.png

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  • SMRT
  • SBS Transit
  • Tower Transit
  • Go Ahead

Bus Service 56 (SBS Transit Ltd)

Information in this article with effect from 9 Apr 2017 – Bus stops distance update

 

Bus Service 56 is a trunk route between Bishan and Marina Centre, via Toa Payoh, Novena, Little India and Bras Basah.

 

Service 56 Route Information
RouteWheelchair-accessible Bishan Int – Marina Ctr Ter Marina Ctr Ter – Bishan Int
Length 12.2 km 12.5 km
Operator Information
Operator SBS Transit Limited
Departure Times 0530 – 2330 0600 – 2345 (Weekdays, Sundays and PHs)

0616 – 0015 (+1) (Saturdays)

Frequency 9 – 11 mins (0630 – 0830)

10 – 18 mins (0831 – 1659)

12 – 15 mins (1700 – 1900)

13 – 17 mins (1901 – 0629 (+1))

10 – 16 mins (0630 – 0830)

10 – 16 mins (0831 – 1659)

10 – 16 mins (1700 – 1900)

15 – 16 mins (1901 – 0629 (+1))

 

 

Fares: Service 56 charges regular Basic Bus Service Distance fares.

 

Service 56 is a supplementary trunk route that connects residential towns of Toa Payoh and Bishan to Novena, Little India, Marina Centre and Middle Rd. It covers a large area of Toa Payoh Town, making inter-town travel more convenient to commuters.

On Saturdays, operational hours end at 0015 the next day for late-night dwellers to return home from the City.

 

Service 56 Route Information:

DIRECTION 1
Distance (km) Bus Stop
Code
Road / Bus Stop Description
Bishan St 13
0.0  53009  • Bishan Int
0.7  53279  • Kuo Chuan Presby Sch
0.9  53289  • Zion Bible Presby Ch
Bishan St 11
1.4  53251  • Blk 125
1.8  53221  • Blk 115
Bishan Rd
2.1  53211  • Opp Raffles Inst
Braddell Rd
2.5  52021  • Opp Blk 1004
2.8  52031  • Opp Blk 998
Lor 6 Toa Payoh
3.7  52361  • Blk 1
Lor 4 Toa Payoh
4.3  52279  • Blk 56
Toa Payoh Ctrl
4.9  52239  • Blk 177
Lor 2 Toa Payoh
5.2  52189  • Toa Payoh Stn
Jln Toa Payoh
6.3  52079  • Opp Trellis Twrs
Thomson Rd
7.2  50059  • Opp Thomson Med Ctr
7.4  50049  • Opp Novena Lodge
7.9  50038  • Novena Stn
8.3  50029  • Opp United Sq
Keng Lee Rd
8.9  50019  • Parish of Christ Ch
Kg Java Rd
9.1  40109  • Opp KK Women & Child Hosp
Bt Timah Rd
9.6  40019  • Little India Stn
Sungei Rd
10.0  07539  • Opp Rochor Stn
Bencoolen St
10.6  07518  • Fortune Ctr
Middle Rd
10.8  07569  • Midlink Plaza
11.2  01639  • Bef Beach Rd
Beach Rd
11.5  01619  • Opp Raffles Hotel
Raffles Blvd
12.2  02089  • Pan Pacific Hotel
DIRECTION 2
Distance (km) Bus Stop
Code
Road / Bus Stop Description
Raffles Ave
0.0  02101  • Bef Temasek Ave
0.4  02051  • Seating Gallery
0.7  02061  • The Esplanade
Beach Rd
1.5  01611  • Raffles Hotel
Middle Rd
1.7  01631  • Aft Beach Rd
2.1  07561  • Opp Midlink Plaza
2.4  07571  • Opp Prime Ctr
Selegie Rd
2.8  07021  • Selegie Ctr
Bt Timah Rd
3.3  40011  • Opp Little India Stn
Kg Java Rd
3.9  40101  • KK Women & Child Hosp
4.1  50011  • Opp Parish of Christ Ch
Thomson Rd
4.8  50021  • United Sq
5.3  50031  • Opp Novena Ch
5.6  50041  • Novena Lodge
5.8  50051  • Thomson Med Ctr
6.1  51011  • Opp Tan Tong Meng Twr
Jln Toa Payoh
7.0  52071  • Trellis Twrs
Lor 2 Toa Payoh
7.6  52181  • Opp Toa Payoh Stn
Toa Payoh Ctrl
7.8  52231  • Opp Blk 177
Lor 4 Toa Payoh
8.4  52271  • Jackson Sq
Lor 6 Toa Payoh
9.0  52369  • Blk 237
Braddell Rd
9.6  52039  • Aft Muhajirin Mque
Bishan Rd
10.4  53219  • Raffles Inst
Bishan St 11
10.9  53229  • Blk 501
11.2  53259  • Opp Blk 125
Bishan St 13
11.6  53281  • Blk 169
11.9  53271  • Opp Kuo Chuan Presby Sch
12.5  53009  • Bishan Int

 

 

Downroute Departures:

Bukit Timah Rd, Little India Stn – Bishan Int Weekday 0550, 0604
Lor 2 Toa Payoh, Toa Payoh Stn – Marina Ctr Ter Weekday 0530

 

 

Route History:

 

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