Yio Chu Kang

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Not to be confused with Phua Chu Kang, Choa Chu Kang, or Lim Chu Kang.
Yio Chu Kang
Name transcription(s)
 • Chinese 杨厝港
 • Pinyin Yángcuògǎng
 • Malay Yio Chu Kang
 • Tamil இயோ சூ காங்
Yio Chu Kang MRT Station
Yio Chu Kang MRT Station
Country Singapore

Yio Chu Kang is a sub-urban area in the northeast of Singapore, with proximity to the Ang Mo Kio, Seletar and Serangoon areas. Deriving its name from the Yio Chu Kang Village, it is still known for lush greenery and low-density housing with high-rise public housing in its southern fringes.

Educational institutions[edit]

Primary schools[edit]

  • Anderson Primary School

Secondary schools[edit]

  • Presbyterian High School

Tertiary Institutions[edit]

Private Housing Estates[edit]

  • Teacher's Housing Estate
  • Thomson Hills Estate
  • The Calrose
  • Castle Green
  • Seasons Park
  • Nuovo
  • Cactus Green
  • Sunrise Gardens

Other Amenities[edit]

  • Hospitals
    • Ang Mo Kio- Thye Huan Kwan Hospital
  • Community Centres/Clubs
    • The Grassroots Club
    • Yio Chu Kang Community Club
  • Sports Facilities

Transportation[edit]

Situated at the northern portion of Ang Mo Kio, Yio Chu Kang is served by bus services originating from its bus interchange, Ang Mo Kio Bus Depot, Ang Mo Kio Bus Interchange and other parts of the island. Yio Chu Kang MRT Station also serves the area, providing residents a direct link to the relatively distant Central Area.

Buses that ply along Yio Chu Kang:

Service Between And Notes
SBS Transit Trunk Services
13 Yio Chu Kang Bus Interchange Upper East Coast Bus Terminal
45 Ang Mo Kio Bus Depot Upper East Coast Bus Terminal
50 Bishan Bus Interchange Punggol Temporary Bus Interchange
70 Yio Chu Kang Bus Interchange Shenton Way Bus Terminal
70M Yio Chu Kang Bus Interchange Marina Centre loop service
72 Yio Chu Kang Bus Interchange Tampines Bus Interchange
76 Yio Chu Kang Bus Interchange Marine Terrace loop service
86 Ang Mo Kio Bus Interchange Sengkang Bus Interchange
128 Ang Mo Kio Bus Depot Shenton Way Bus Terminal Non-public holiday weekday morning and evening peak hour only service
138 Ang Mo Kio Bus Interchange Singapore Zoo loop service
159 Sengkang Bus Interchange Toa Payoh Bus Interchange
162 Yio Chu Kang Bus Interchange Shenton Way Bus Terminal
162M Yio Chu Kang Bus Interchange Marina Centre loop service
163 Sengkang Bus Interchange Toa Payoh Bus Interchange
265 Ang Mo Kio Bus Depot Ang Mo Kio Avenue 10 loop service
268 Ang Mo Kio Bus Depot Ang Mo Kio Industrial Park 2 loop service
269 Ang Mo Kio Bus Interchange Ang Mo Kio Street 61 loop service
SBS Transit Premium Services
549 Ang Mo Kio Street 61 Fullerton Road
SBS Transit Chinatown Direct Services
CT8 Yio Chu Kang Bus Interchange New Bridge Road Bus Terminal Service begins at bus stop Opp Ang Mo Kio Community Hospital(>Chinatown), ends at bus stop outside Ang Mo Kio Community Hospital(>Yio Chu Kang)
SMRT Buses Trunk Services
851 Yishun Bus Interchange Bukit Merah Bus Interchange
852 Yishun Bus Interchange Bukit Batok Bus Interchange
853 Yishun Bus Interchange Lorong 1 Geylang Bus Terminal
853C Yishun Bus Interchange Upper East Coast Bus Terminal
854 Yishun Bus Interchange Bedok Temporary Bus Interchange
855 Yishun Bus Interchange HarbourFront Bus Interchange
857 Yishun Bus Interchange Suntec City loop service
SMRT Buses Special Services
529 Yio Chu Kang Bus Interchange Lentor Estate loop service
825 Yio Chu Kang Bus Interchange Lentor Estate loop service

Electoral division[edit]

Yio Chu Kang became a Single Member Constituency in 2006 although it was part of the Ang Mo Kio Group Representative Constituency since 1991, during the 2010 elections the SMC was dissolved and absorbed again back into Ang Mo Kio GRC