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Conference Venue Address

Raffles City Convention Centre
252 North Bridge Rd
Singapore 179103

Hotel Addresses

Swissotel The Stamford
2 Stamford Road
Singapore 178882
Tel: +65 6338 8585 | Email: Singapore-stamford@swissotel.com  
http://www.swissotel.com/hotels/singapore-stamford/
The Fairmont Singapore
80 Bras Basah Road
Singapore 189560
Tel: +65 6339 7777 | Email: singapore@fairmont.com 
https://www.fairmont.com/singapore/

Airport

The closest airport to Swissotel The Stamford/ Fairmont Singapore is Singapore Changi International Airport (SIN) which is approximately 20 minutes away by car.

Train

To get to the hotel, take the train from Changi Airport MRT Station (CG2) to Tanah Merah MRT Station (EW4), then transfer to the East West Line towards Tuas Link MRT Station (EW33). Alight at City Hall MRT Station (EW13/NS25).

From Changi Airport MRT Station to Tanah Merah MRT Station:

First train

  • Monday to Saturday: 05:31
  • Sunday and public holidays: 05.59

Last train

  • Connecting to Tuas Link: 23:18 daily

Get detailed train timings on the SMRT Journey Planner. Single-ride tickets and EZ-link cards can be purchased at all train stations.

Taxi

Taxis are available for hire at the taxi stands in the Arrival areas of each terminal. A ride to the hotel takes about 30 minutes and costs between S$20 to S$40. All fares are metered.

There is an additional Airport Surcharge for all trips originating from the Airport:

  • Fri–Sun (05:00–00:00): S$5 Airport Surcharge
  • All other times: S$3 Airport Surcharge
  • Midnight surcharge (00:00–06:00): 50% of final metered fare
  • Peak-hour surcharge (06:00–09:30, Mon–Fri and 18:00–00:00, Mon–Sun): 25% of final metered fare


Travel Tips

Time

Singapore is +8h UTC/GMT.

Language

The official language of the Conference is English.

Weather

October is an inter-monsoon period with frequent rain but extreme weather is rare. Daily temperatures average at 27°C (80°F).

Dress

Business attire is appropriate for all meeting events.

Telephone

Singapore's country code is +65.

Currency

Help plan your trip by checking the current exchange rate of your currency to Singapore dollars (SGD).

Tipping

Tipping in Singapore is not essential, though a 5-10% tip is appreciated in restaurants, taxis and for services you receive.

Emergencies

Ambulance & Fire 995

Police 999

Electricity

In Singapore the power sockets are of Type G (3-pin flat blades). The standard voltage is 230 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.