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Reviewed today

SMRT is quite convenient for traveller to explore Singapore. The fee depends on the distance, will not exceed $3. Tourist Pass also available and can also use it for buses if you need to transit. Try to avoid 7am to 9am and 5pm to 8pm,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Koyoco
Reviewed today

$1.87 to get to Buona Vista (further than the CBD) from Changi airport, took an hour. A friend did the same journey at the same time by taxi in traffic and paid $50. We spent eight days hopping on and off buses and trains, getting...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JanKofMelbourne
Reviewed yesterday

If you are here for a couple of days go to the booth and buy the EZ-Card, costs $12, including $7 you can use for fares. then just tap in and tap out. combine this with the Citymapper app and you can visit the ends...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Clodruss
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

SMRT is a very good mode of transport system for the locals as well as for the tourists. The carriages are very clean and well maintained. Timely service is highly commendable. The staff at the stations are very helpful too. Even the system of getting...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank viju1618
Reviewed yesterday

The SMRT is clean comfortable, cheap and genuinely a rapid transit system. It's the best way to get around once you have mastered which line tales you where.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mike R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were told to use taxis in Singapore as they were cheap and plentiful. They were that. We found that the subway was fast efficient and even cheaper. Great service

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank colinwG515SV
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great way to get around the city. We purchased a 3 day pass for $20 which enabled us for traveling trains and buses. A good deal since covers virtually all of the city

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank georgerY311YI
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Used the MRT a few times while in Singapore.Very easy to find way around and buy tickets .Very clean and felt safe using it.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KANGA54
Reviewed yesterday

I would recommend MRT as the matter of transport in Singapore. Speed and frequency are good, connecting to most important places, and an example of tidiness and technical operation. It is best to buy a deposit card for MRT where fees are automatically deduced from....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank vogonk
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Efficient. Cost effective. Fast. Comfortable . The live screen LED map makes it so easy to understand where you are and where exactly to get off.(unlike the buses) It would have been better if cash or coins were also accepted as some tourists may not...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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13 December 2018|
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Response from dcadsm | Reviewed this property |
We had 5 people and 5 bags the MRT was much cheaper than Taxi and easy to access. It all depends on where your hotel is. Very easy to use.
2 December 2018|
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Response from Rob N Nell M | Reviewed this property |
An EZ Link is a micro-chipped card that contains a balance which you draw from as you use. You can purchase a Tourist Pass known as an STP or STP+ from the MRT station for around SG$20 plus refundable SG$10 security... More
28 November 2018|
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Response from Q6601LQandrewc | Reviewed this property |
I’m sorry I don’t know the timetable. I would suggest that you have a look at the Visit Singapore website. It has all the timetable details there. Enjoy!