A vibrant multi-cultural destination, Singapore is a home to many people with passions that keep the city pulsing with life. Known for its lush greenery and culinary delights, Singapore has evolved from a colony to a city-state with our own unique identity. An intoxicating blend between traditional beliefs and novel experiences, we explore endless possibilities in a city that never sleeps.

VISA & Entry

Preferred Hotel

Getting Around

VISA & Entry

VISA & Entry

Entry requirements:

You must present yourself for immigration clearance at your point of entry into Singapore. You must satisfy the following basic requirements before you can be considered for entry:

  • A passport that is valid for at least six months
  • Sufficient funds for the length of your intended stay
  • A submitted SG Arrival Card
  • A valid Singapore entry visa (to check whether you need a visa, see Visa Requirements)
  • A confirmed onward or return ticket (where applicable)
  • Evidence that you can enter your next destination (for example, a visa)
  • A Yellow Fever Vaccination Certificate, if applicable
  • Proof of prior entry approval (e.g. SafeTravel Pass under Green/Fast lane arrangements, Air Travel Pass, approval letter of entry, etc.)

If you are eligible for entry, you will receive a Visit Pass which will indicate the period of stay granted. Check your Visit Pass and the number of days you can stay before leaving the checkpoint.

From 11 March 2022, all foreign visitors arriving in Singapore will be notified digitally of their Visit Pass (e-Pass) through email.

Check if you need an Entry Visa:

If you hold a travel document issued by one of the countries or places listed here, you will require a valid Singapore entry visa to travel to, and seek entry, into Singapore.

Possession of a valid visa does not guarantee entry into Singapore.

For more information, please visit ICA website.

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Preferred Hotel

Preferred Hotel

Mandarin Oriental, Singapore is one of the world’s foremost luxury hotels. It is the only hotel in the city that has been awarded Five Star status for both accommodation and spa in the prestigious Forbes Travel Guide for eleven consecutive years (2012 to 2022).This award-winning property has a prime location, close to the financial hub with easy access to luxury boutiques and entertainment venues, and minutes away from Suntec Singapore International Convention & Exhibition Centre.

The hotel features an impressive atrium lobby with 527 rooms and suites. There is a premium Oriental Club Lounge, an indulgent and intimate spa, extensive meeting and banqueting facilities, five renowned restaurants, an award-winning bar and a lounge overlooking the spectacular Marina Bay.

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Getting Around

Getting Around Singapore

By train

Visitors can use the following options for MRT journeys:

  • Get a Singapore Tourist Pass (STP)
  • You can use your foreign-issued Mastercard® and Visa contactless bank cards
  • Adult Stored Value Smartcard (EZ-link / Nets FlashPay)

Passes and Smartcards can be purchased at any Transitlink Ticket Office listed here.

Download your MRT map here to get around Singapore with ease.

By bus

  • Visitors can use the following options for bus journeys:
  • Adult stored value smartcard (EZ-link / Nets FlashPay)
  • Singapore Tourist Pass (STP)
  • Foreign-issued Mastercard® and Visa contactless bank cards
  • Opt to pay in cash (do make sure you have the exact amount in change)

For more useful information—including traffic news, journey planning and nearby transport services—download the MyTransport app (available for iOS and Android).