The cool and hip capital is bubbling with cosy restaurants, design saunas and heart-warming cafés. Take a look at our favorites:
Taxis are available day and night, and taxi stands are easy to find at the Arrival Halls of each terminal.
There are four pick-up/drop-off points for cars and taxis: on Sheares Link outside Hotel Lobby Tower 1, and along Bayfront Avenue outside Hotel Lobby Tower 3, outside Sands Expo & Convention Centre, and outside The Shoppes.
You can find a few taxi booking options here:
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The journey from Changi Airport to Marina Bay Sands takes about 1 hour on the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Train and costs around S$2.
Walk to Changi Airport Station (CG2) from the Arrival Halls at Singapore Changi Airport. From there, take the MRT Train two stops to Tanah Merah Station (EW4). For arrivals at Terminal 4, passengers will need to take a complimentary internal shuttle to Terminal 2 to access the MRT train station.
At Tanah Merah Station, transfer to the East-West Line (Green Line) in the direction of Tuas Link Station. Alight after eight MRT stops, at Bugis Station (EW12/DT14) to transfer.
At Bugis Station, transfer to the Downtown Line (Blue Line) in the direction of Chinatown Station. Alight after two MRT stops, at Bayfront Station (DT16).
Marina Bay Sands is connected to Bayfront Station.
The last train leaving Changi Airport is at 11:18pm. All trains and selected gantries at stations are luggage-friendly.
You can purchase a single-ride MRT ticket from machines at any train station. You can also consider purchasing a stored-value EZ-Link card, which is available at train stations or any Changi Recommends store at the airport.
The airport shuttle bus provides drop-offs to most downtown hotels including Marina Bay Sands. The bus departs every 15 minutes during peak hours and up to 30 minutes during non-peak hours. Tickets cost S$9 for adults and S$6 for children under 12 years of age. The journey to the city centre takes approximately 25 minutes under normal traffic conditions.
Please approach the Ground Transport Desks at the airport Arrival Halls for bookings or call the hotlines below for more information:
Terminal 1 - Tel: +65 6543 1985
Terminal 2 - Tel: +65 6546 1646
Terminal 3 - Tel: +65 6241 3818 (main booking hotline)
Terminal 4 - Tel: +65 6581 6775
Gardens by the Bay
Gardens by the Bay is an independent organisation responsible for developing and managing one of Asia’s foremost garden destinations. Gardens by the Bay has earned numerous awards and accolades including the World Building of the Year in 2012, the President’s Design Award (Singapore) in 2013, the Outstanding Achievement Award by the Themed Entertainment Association in 2014, the Largest Glass Greenhouse (Flower Dome) in the Guinness World Records for 2015, and the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence in 2016.
Address: 18 Marina Gardens Dr, Singapore 018953 Website
At a height of 165m, Singapore Flyer is one of the world’s largest Giant Observation Wheel and also one of Asia’s biggest tourist attractions.
Singapore Flyer was conceived and designed by Dr. Kisho Kurokawa and DP Architects, Singapore. It held its groundbreaking ceremony in September 2005 and was launched in 2008. It promises more than just a view, but a panorama that captures Marina Bay’s skyline with a glimpse of neighbouring Malaysia and Indonesia.
Address: 30 Raffles Avenue, #02-05, Singapore 039803Website
Night Safari, the world’s first nocturnal wildlife park, is a 13-time winner of the Best Attraction category awarded by Singapore Tourism Board. This internationally acclaimed leisure attraction embodies innovation and creativity in products and services, and service quality, thus attracting approximately 1.3 million visitors annually. Close to 900 animals from approximately 100 species (of which almost 41 per cent are threatened) inhabit the 35-hectare park.
Address: 80 Mandai Lake Road, Singapore 729826 Website
Waku Ghin (Marina Bay Sands)
Indulge in a 10-course Japanese-European degustation menu at the two-Michelin-starred Waku Ghin by Tetsuya Wakuda.
The restaurant combines the freshest Australian seasonal produce with French culinary arts and Japanese-style presentation. Your gastronomic journey begins with a warm welcome by our attentive staff. Proceed to dinner in one of three private cocoon rooms, each helmed by a chef.
Address: Level 2 Dining, L2-01 The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, 2 Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018956
CUT by Wolfgang Puck
CUT by Wolfgang Puck’s first Asian outpost can be found at Marina Bay Sands Singapore. The critically acclaimed steak restaurant features a comfortably modern dining room designed by esteemed hospitality designer Tony Chi. The menu presents a contemporary twist on the classic steak restaurant, featuring the world’s finest meats, poultry, and seafood, all complemented by house-made sauces and delectable sides. CUT is proud to have received a One Star rating in Singapore’s first edition of the Michelin Guide, in 2016.
Address: Tower 2 Level 57 at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore Website
CE LA VI Restaurant (Marina Bay Sands)
Experience a unique interpretation of Modern Asian cuisine that layers bold, complex flavours against a playful contrast of the region’s finest ingredients.
Enjoy tantalizing cocktails from award-winning mixologists while taking in Singapore’s most spectacular sunset view, then take your night to a new height at our Club Lounge - ranked #67 on DJ Mag’s 2018 Top 100 Clubs in the world
Address: 1 Bayfront Avenue Marina Bay Sands Tower 3, Singapore 018971Website
Besides being one of the premier Indian fine-dining restaurants in Singapore, Punjab Grill is also a go-to spot for those looking to celebrate a special occasion with northwest frontier food (North Indian and Pakistani food).
Established by famed Indian chef Jiggs Kalra, the restaurant's menu is peppered with rich curries, slow-cooked kebabs and innovative vegetable dishes, all of which have their roots in the food of Lahore, Peshawar, Amritsar, Multan and the nearby regions.
Head chef Jawed Ahamad impresses with a unique tandoor-cooked foie gras tikka with mango chutney and his chicken tikka quesadillas served with mint coriander dip.
Address: B1-01A, The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands South Podium, 2 Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018972 Website
Offering stunning views of the city and a luxurious lounge, this contemporary Italian-American restaurant transforms into a sleek nightclub at dusk.
Tuck into sharing portions of LAVO’s signature dishes such as the Chicken Parmigiano and the famous LAVO Meatball. Be sure to leave space for their 20 Layer Chocolate Cake.
As night falls, the restaurant’s vibe-dining concept kicks in. Sip handcrafted cocktails and dance to live DJ sets at the sprawling outdoor bar and terrace, all while taking in the twinkling city lights from 57 storeys aboveground.
Address: 10 Bayfront Ave, tower 1, Singapore 018956 Website
Long Chim, which means 'Come and Taste' in Thai, brings the finest renditions of Thai street food, as crafted by celebrity chef David Thompson, to Singapore.
Evoking the spirit of Bangkok’s roadside eateries and vibrant street markets, the live kitchen stations produce an array of dishes brimming with the exciting flavours of Thailand. Long Chim’s wide-ranging menu features favourites such as Grilled Wagyu Beef Salad, Chiang Mai Curried Noodle Soup, and Red Curry of Roast Duck.
Head to the colourful lounge bar for original Thai-inspired cocktails like Bangkok Blazer and the signature 555. Long Chim's cocktails fuse the flavours of Southeast Asian cuisine with top-shelf spirits, house-made syrups and fresh produce.
Address: 10 Bayfront Avenue, #02-02, Atrium 2 The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore 018955 Website
Experience the soul of home-style Italian cuisine, made with carefully sourced ingredients, crafted with exceptional attention to detail, and served with the warmest hospitality.
Nostra Cucina, which means ‘our kitchen’ in Italian, presents a selection of handcrafted artisanal pizzas, freshly prepared and served straight from its wood-fired ovens. Also on the menu are homemade pastas, made using hand-carved pasta boards and traditional Italian bronze dies to achieve the perfect texture
Address: B1-42, Galleria Level The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands 2 Bayfront Avenue Marina Bay Sands, Singapore 018972 Website
NOX - Dine in the Dark
Looking for the most unique dining experience in Singapore? Take a plunge into an intriguing new world of mystery and sensation you have never experienced before, and join us on a culinary journey through taste, smell, touch and sound, in total darkness.
Address: 269 Beach Rd, Singapore 199546 Website
Spago Bar and Lounge
Take in superb views of downtown Singapore over drinks at Spago Bar & Lounge, located on the 57th level of Marina Bay Sands.
Sit in the al fresco area with views of the iconic Infinity Pool as you tuck into signature light bites such as the Big Eye Tuna Tartare Cones, paired with artisanal cocktails.
Address: Sands SkyPark, Tower 2 Level 57 Access from Hotel Lobby Tower, 2, Singapore 018956 Website
Unwind with Asian-inspired dishes and after-work drinks at Adrift, a modern take on the vibrant izakaya.
Adrift’s flavour-forward menu includes small plates, healthy salads, seafood, and meats grilled over bincho charcoal on a traditional robata grill. Dishes are prepared using fresh Californian produce and paired with wines or cocktails
Address: 10 Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018956 Website
Live the high life 55 storeys up as you enjoy mesmerising views with a drink in hand. Indulge in Club55's tasting flight menu where wines, spirits and beer are matched with petits plats (small plates), or choose from the à la carte beverage list.
Sit near the windows to get the best of Singapore’s skyline or spot the twinkling lights of the ships on the Singapore Strait. Up here, you can also get a bird’s eye view of Marina Bay Sands’ nightly light and water show, Spectra.
Address: 10 Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018956 Website
Renku Bar and Lounge
Unwind over cocktails and light bites anytime at the 24-hour Renku Bar & Lounge.
The expert mixologists can concoct inventive cocktails using spirits such as rum and gin, sake, and even tea. You can also design your own martini or opt for Renku’s signature draft beer
Address: Lobby, Sands (Tower 1), 10 Bayfront Avenue, Marina Boulevard, Singapore Website