Changes to the operating hours of MRT stations
along the East-West Line in April 2018

All East-West Line MRT stations from Pasir Ris to Tuas Link, and from Tanah Merah to Changi Airport, will have their operating hours shortened. Passengers travelling to and from the west of Singapore may be affected. Please plan your journey via other operational MRT lines, or seek alternative travel options, for a faster journey. 

 


Affected Dates

Time Affected Day / Dates
Early Closure at 11.00pm Fridays and Saturdays (6, 7, 13 , 14 , 20, 21, 27, 28 Apr)
Late Openings at 8.00am Saturdays and Sundays (1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29 Apr)


Transport Options

Leaving Changi Airport

  

Shuttle Services

Shuttle Services

Two paid shuttle bus services are available at Changi Airport during the affected period.

Boarding Point:

Terminal 3 Level 2, Departure Hall Door 8 (Between Row 11 and Starbucks Reserve). 

Shuttle 8 (every 3-5 mins):

  • From Changi Airport to Expo and Tanah Merah stations. 
  • Travellers can connect to the Downtown Line (DTL) via Expo station. 
  • The estimated travelling time from Changi Airport to Tanah Merah station is about 25 - 30 mins.  

Express 12 (every 15-18 mins):

  • From Changi Airport to Bugis station. 
  • Travellers can connect to the DTL via Bugis station. 
  • The estimated travelling time from Changi Airport to Bugis station is about 30 - 45 mins.

The complete list of shuttle bus services offered by SMRT can be found here.

Public Bus Services

Public Bus Services

Passengers can take the following public buses at each terminal's bus station: 

Bus 24: From Changi Airport T1-4 to Tanah Merah, Bedok , Kembangan, Eunos and Paya Lebar stations.

Bus 27*: From Changi Airport T1-3 to Tampines and Hougang Central stations.

Bus 53*: From Changi Airport T1-3 to Pasir Ris station.

Bus 34*: From Changi Airport T1-4 to Tampines area and Punggol Temp. Interchange.

Bus 36: From Changi Airport T1-4 to City Hall, Promenade, Dhoby Ghaut, Somerset and Orchard stations.

Bus 110: From Changi Airport T1-4 to Compassvale bus interchange and Seng Kang station. 

Bus 858*: From Changi Airport T1-3 to Khatib, Woodlands and Yishun stations. 

*Buses are not available at the Terminal 4 bus station. 

Taxi

Taxi

Taxis are available at the taxi stands located at the Arrival Hall level of each Terminal. A ride to the city takes about 20-40 minutes and costs between $20 and $40. Fares are metered and there is an additional Airport surcharge for all trips originating from the Airport.

 

 

Ground Transport Booking

Ground Transport Booking

Transport booking can be made via the Ground Transport Concierge located at the Arrival Hall of each terminal. Transportation options include:

• City Shuttle (S$9 per adult / S$6 per child below 12 years of age to most downtown hotels)*

• 4-seater vehicle (S$55 per trip to any destination in Singapore)

• 7-seater vehicle (S$60 per trip to any destination in Singapore)

*The City Shuttle departs every 15 minutes during peak hours and up to 30 minutes during non-peak hours. 

 

 

Heading to Changi Airport

Shuttle Services

Shuttle Services

Paid shuttle services connecting various train stations to Changi Airport Terminal 3 are available during the affected period. 

Shuttle 8 (available at Tanah Merah and Expo stations): 

  • Passengers can take the Downtown Line (DTL) to Expo station and board Shuttle 8 towards Terminal 3. 
  • The estimated travelling time from Tanah Merah and Expo stations to Changi Airport is about 25 - 30 mins. 

Express 12 (available at Bugis station):

  • Passengers can take the DTL or EWL to Bugis station and board Express 12 towards Terminal 3. 
  • The estimated travelling time from Bugis station to Changi Airport is about 30 - 45 mins.  

The complete list of shuttle bus service offered by SMRT can be found here.

Public Bus Services

Public Bus Services

Passengers can take the following public buses to Changi Airport: 

Bus 24: From Tanah Merah, Bedok , Kembangan, Eunos and Paya Lebar stations.

Bus 27*: From Tampines and Bedok Reservoir stations.

Bus 36: From City Hall, Promenade, Dhoby Ghaut, Somerset and Orchard stations.

Bus 34*: From Tampines area and Punggol Temp. Interchange.

Bus 53*: From Pasir Ris station.

Bus 110: From Compassvale bus interchange and Seng Kang station. 

Bus 858*: From Khatib, Woodlands and Yishun stations. 

* Buses will not connect to the bus station atTerminal 4. 

Taxis

Taxis

A ride from the city takes about 20-40 minutes and costs between $20-40, excluding peak hour surcharges.


For More Information

Please approach the nearest Passenger Service Centre at the MRT stations, or visit www.smrt.com.sg for more information on train service timings and shuttle bus service arrangements

Information on the specific timings of the first and last train, and schedule of shuttle buses are available here.

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