Posted on July 23, by Remember Singapore It seems like it was only yesterday when the grand opening ceremony of the North-South Line was held at the Toa Payoh station.
As soon as you arrive at the airport, buy the Singapore Tourist Pass which allows you unlimited access to MRT and bus services. We even took MRT from the airport to our hotel.
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The rail system is so extensive that it enables travel to the entire city. Most of the key attractions are within walking distance from any station. The stations are clean, even the restrooms provided at each station.
Glass walls cover the railways and open its doors only during each stop. This deter anyone from jumping into the railroad tracks. Oh, did I mention the trains are driverless?
Yes, they are fully automated so the ride is all calculated and super smooth. MRT is very easy to navigate even for first timers. The maps and instructions are very informative.
The pass also allows unlimited access to buses. So enjoy the ride! But you must remember, NO eating or drinking allowed in coaches. Where do you mind the gap in SE Asia? On the Singapore MRT! Taking the metro in a foreign country can be daunting and scary, but luckily here in Singapore, this subway is very easy to use.
It is a good idea to talk to an attendant about where to go. They are helpful and will give you good guidance. You buy your passes from the machine. Single ride or return trip. Just tell them where you are starting and ending.
We did have to transfer lines when getting from Marina South Pier to Chinatown. Red Line, Purple Line.
Goes in 2 different directions. Gets crowded in some spots that are central and crowd dissipates farther out.
From my first ride I understood how to get around and was transferring trains line a pro. All signs are in English, automated ticket machines are easy to use.
Stations are spotless, air conditioned, and safe. Bathrooms are clean Most of the stations are accessible through shopping centers or malls making the access even more enjoyable Very clean and efficient metro rail system. Easy to navigate and get all over the city.
We used many of these MRT lines, and found them to be efficient, timely, and clean. The ticketing process is similar to many other places, and they handily have English as an option at the ticket machines. You MUST use the ticket machines unless you need to get smaller bills to input into the machines, in which case you can get those from the service counter.
You would then return to the machines to buy your tickets. I wish that we had these all over the USA, they would reduce traffic and make it much easier to get around the city.
Visiting Singapore for a few days and used the MRT to get around. Very clean, modern and easy to use. I liked the fact that you could reuse your ticket a few times. At some of the stations there were random sculptures and artwork, which was pretty cool.
The seats only line the windows which is probably the good high capacity standard keeping through-access spacious. Physically-challenged riders can find pleasantly marked seats at row ends.
You can also rely on standing comfort during crunch times because being a sardine is normal.
The stations have a solid, simple and thoughtful design; while the larger ones feel more impressive. Some of the largest downtown have story escalator atriums and feel cavernous.The Fairmont Singapore is ideally situated at the crossroads of Singapore's business, cultural, entertainment, and shopping districts.
It offers luxurious guestrooms and suites, a collection of 16 distinctive restaurants and bars, and 70,sqf of prime meeting space - all . SMRT Corporation Ltd is the leading multi-modal public transport operator in Singapore. We serve millions of passengers daily by offering a comprehensive transport network.
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Prices for one day (S$10), two days (S$16) or three days (S$20).
Since we were /5(49). Getting to Singapore Flyer. Getting to Singapore Flyer is easy and convenient. You can do so by MRT, taxi, or by car. Address. Singapore Flyer 30 Raffles Avenue.