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Travel with Ease in Singapore

Getting around Singapore is easy and convenient, even for first-time visitors. And to travel in and out of the event venue, you can either take the bus, train, taxi, or a private-hired car.

Upgrade your Experience with Apps

To better plan your journey around Singapore, we have listed down a few mobile applications to install, which you can find at the bottom of this page.

Getting to Sands Expo and Convention Centre

MRT (Mass Rapid Transport)

Marina Bay Sands is located at Bayfront MRT station (CE1/DT1). The station connects to the Circle and Downtown Line of the MRT train system.

Daily Operating Hours: Approximately 6am – 12 midnight

Look out for these MRT exits after tapping out from the gantry. These exits connect to the following:

Exit A: Bayfront Avenue street level 

Exit B: Gardens by the Bay 

Exit C & D:

  • The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands (1-minute walk) 

  • Sands Expo and Convention Centre (3-minute walk)

  • Marina Bay Sands Hotel (5-minute walk) 

  • Sands SkyPark (10-minute walk)

  • ArtScience Museum (10-minute walk) 

  • Sands Theatre (10-minute walk)

Exit E: Sands Expo and Convention Centre 


Bus services: 97 / 97E / 106 / 518 / 518A / 133 / 502 / 502A / NR1 / NR6

  • Daily except Sat, Sun & public holidays: 97E / 502A / 518

  • Only late night Fri, Sat & eve of public holidays: NR1 / NR6

Bus stop numbers:

  • 03509 – Marina Bay Sands Hotel (outside Hotel Tower 2) 

  • 03501 – Marina Bay Sands Theatre (outside Sands Theatre, opposite Hotel Tower 3)

  • 03511 – Marina Bay Sands MICE (outside Sands Expo & Convention Centre, opposite Hotel Tower 1)

  • 03519 – Opp. Marina Bay Sands MICE (opposite Sands Expo & Convention Centre, adjacent to Hotel Tower 1) 


  • The Garden Bay Bridge (over Bayfront Avenue) and two street underpasses connect the convention centre, theatres, retail mall, and hotel to each other.

Car and Taxi

Pick-up/drop-off points:

  • Sheares Link outside Hotel Tower 1
  • Bayfront Avenue outside Hotel Tower 3
  • Outside Sands Expo and Convention Centre
  • Outside The Shoppes

 Recommended driving routes:

  • Marina Bay Sands is accessible via Sheares Avenue.
  • Via East Coast Parkway (ECP) expressway: Approximately 20-minute drive, leads directly into Sheares Avenue across the Benjamin Sheares Bridge.
  • Via Ayer Rajah Expressway (AYE), Central Expressway (CTE), Kallang-Paya Lebar Expressway (KPE): Connect at the Marina Coastal Expressway (MCE) which links directly to Marina Boulevard and Central Boulevard, and from there to Bayfront Avenue and Sheares.

To navigate your way around the city, you can use Google Maps or Waze (App Store, Play Store) to look for driving directions to Sands Expo and Convention Centre.

Car park entrances:

  • Bayfront Avenue, near ArtScience Museum (North Entrance)
  • Bayfront Avenue, outside Hotel Tower 3 (North Entrance)
  • Bayfront Link, next to Sands Expo & Convention Centre (South Entrance)

Check out the parking information and rates here.

Recommended Mobile Apps to Download

Singapore has been known for its reputation for efficient and convenient travelling around the city. You can enhance this experience further with these recommended mobile applications that you can use to check bus timings and book a cab.  ​​​​​

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