Destination

SIRE 2017 is held in the spectacular Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre.

Singapore

About Singapore

Singapore

Singapore is an important international financial and trading hub, being at the crossroads of major land, sea and air transportation routes.

Upon the announcement of more than $450million to the National Robotics Programme, automation Robotics and technology may be the next promising growth sectors to attract investments and applied widely to transform sectors such as healthcare, construction, manufacturing and logistics.

While the city-island-state strives towards knowledge-based, innovation-driven and future-ready economy and society, it maintains one of the world's largest foreign reserves and one of the most technologically advanced hub in the region. Coupled with an efficient and skilled workforce, well-established trade agreements and an excellent infrastructure, the country is certainly a compelling destination for business.

As a highly cosmopolitan city, Singapore offers business travellers a choice of many world-class hotels known for their service excellence and luxurious accommodation. Leisure-wise, there is no lack of unique and exciting things to do in this food-cum-shopping paradise and vibrant center for arts and culture.

Discover and be intrigued by the unique Singapore Experience!
Visit the YourSingapore website here.

Hospitality & Bookings

Singapore Hospitality & Bookings

Foreign participants attending Singapore International Robo Expo 2017 can get to experience and enjoy the vibrancy of Singapore in a convenient, fuss-free and cost-effective way while doing business here.

For more information, please contact our official travel agent:

Bob Lee / Ariel Padilla
Travel Media

No.1, Commonwealth Lane, #06-28, One Commonwealth
Singapore 149544

T: +65 6292 9202 EXT 111

F: +65 6292 9391

E: ota@travelmedia.com.sg & bob@travelmedia.com.sg

W: www.travelmedia.com.sg

H: Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM (GMT +8)

About Marina Bay Sands

Singapore Marina Bay Sands

Located along the Marina Bay waterfront, Marina Bay Sands features three cascading hotel towers topped by an extraordinary sky park, 'floating' crystal pavilions, a lotus-inspired Museum, retail stores featuring cutting-edge labels and international luxury brands, trendy Celebrity Chef restaurants, endless entertainment at the theatres, the hottest night clubs and a Las Vegas-style casino.

Business visitors will also enjoy the extensive Meetings, Incentives, Conventions and Exhibitions (MICE) facilities featuring state-of-the-art technology, highly flexible exhibition halls, and a convention centre that can host over 45,000 delegates. Marina Bay Sands seamlessly combines business and leisure into a singular destination unlike any other. For more information, visit www.marinabaysands.com

Located in the heart of Singapore's city centre, a mere 20-minute taxi ride from Changi Airport; and walking distance to the Central Business District – Marina Bay Sands is positioned as a compelling MICE venue unlike anywhere in the world.

Address: Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018970

How to get there

By MRT (Train)

By Mass Rapid Transit (MRT)

Marina Bay Sands is linked directly to Bayfront MRT Station along the Circle Line Extension.

Circle Line (by foot Exit at Promenade MRT Station and take a 10-minute walk from the station to Bayfront Avenue via the pedestrian footpath adjacent to the public road.

Circle Line (by bus): Exit at Promenade MRT Station and board the public buses (SBS 133, SBS 97, SBS 97e, SMRT 106) from bus stop along Temasek Ave outside the station.

North South Line: Exit at Marina Bay MRT Station and board the public buses (SBS 133, SBS 97, SBS 97e, SMRT 106) from the bus stop opposite the station.

North South Line: Exit at Raffles Place MRT Station and board the public bus (SBS 97) at the bus stop opposite Ogilvy Centre along Robinson Road or at the bus stop in front of The Sail along Marina Boulevard.

You can download the train route map here and use it to navigate your way around our island.

You can either purchase a standard one-time travel ticket, a S$1 deposit is required and can be refundable at any General Ticketing Machine or Passenger Service Centre at your alighting station or purchase an EZ-Link card from any Transit Link Ticket Office in Singapore with a minimum stored value of S$10.

By Bus

The following bus routes serve Marina Bay Sands Hotel and Marina Bay Sands MICE:

SBS 97/97E: Jurong East to Marina Square (Loop)

SBS 133: Ang Mo Kio Interchange to The Esplanade, Raffles Avenue (Loop)

SBS 502/ 502A: Pioneer Road North to Marina Square (Loop)

SBS 518/ 518A: Pasir Ris to Suntec City (Loop) SMRT 106: Bukit Batok Interchange to Marina Centre Terminal

Night - rider Service: NR1 and NR6 (Available on Fridays and Saturdays)

You can either use cash or purchase an EZ-Link card from any Transit Link Ticket Office in Singapore with a minimum stored value of S$10.

By Taxi

Taxis can be flagged down 24 hours a day on most roads, with well-marked taxi-stands available outside most major shopping centres and hotels. At Singapore Changi Airport, the taxi stand is located in the Arrival Hall on Terminals 1, 2, and 3.

Click here for taxi fares and surcharge rates.

Taxi Company Hotline
Comfort Transportation Pte Ltd 6552 1111
SMRT Taxis Pte Ltd 6555 8888
Trans-Cab Services Pte Ltd 6555 3333
Premier Taxis Pte Ltd 6363 6888
Prime Car Rental & Taxi Services Pte Ltd 6778 0808

By Car

To access Marina Bay Sands, motorists are advised to use the new arterial road, Sheares Avenue. Sheares Avenue will bring traffic from the ECP directly into the CBD and connect with Central Boulevard and Marina Boulevard.

Motorists travelling between the KPE/ ECP and the AYE should use the MCE, as it will serve as the main expressway connecting traffic travelling between the east and the west.

Motorists travelling between AYE/ ECP/ KPE and the CBD can use the MCE to connect directly via Marina Boulevard and Central Boulevard. Depending on their destinations, motorists can also use other arterial roads.

With the ECP ending west of Benjamin Sheares Bridge, motorist can continue to use the new arterial road, Sheares Avenue, to enter CBD and ECP.

Getting to Marina Bay Sands from Changi Airport

Marina Bay Sands Airport Shuttle Bus (24 hours a day).

You may board the shuttle bus at the coach pick-up bay at Changi Airport Terminals 1, 2,and 3.

The service is complimentary for guests who stay at the Marina Bay Sands hotel. A fee of S$25 applies for all other visitors.

Frequency of Airport to Marina Bay Sands:

6:00AM - 10:00PM 30-minute intervals
10:00PM - 6:00PM 1-hour intervals
Marina Bay Sands has also commenced a concierge service at the Arrival Halls at Terminal 1 & 2 of Changi Airport.

Parking Information

Car park entrance is located at Sands Expo and Convention Centre, via Bayfront Link (enter from Bayfront Avenue and turn right covered car park).

Kindly collect parking coupon from the Guest Concierge outside Hall A of the Convention Centre to be entitled for the discounted parking rate of $8.00. (7.00am to 7.00pm for collection only)

Cash Card Payment

Top up at any ATM/ AXS machines on property.

For foreign vehicles, please ensure sufficient fund in your AutoPass card.

Alternatively, a Day Pass can be purchased at the Valet Counter at $26 per piece.

Location Map

Marina Bay Sands Location Map

Getting Around

By Taxi

There are numerous taxis available in Singapore that offer reliable service. The taxi fare from the airport to Marina bay Sands is about $25 and to the city about $30 subject to surcharges.

Taxi Company Telephone
CityCab (Yellow) 6552 1111
Comfort (Blue) 6552 1111
SMRT (Beige) 6555 8888
SMART (Green) 6485 7777
Premier/Silver Cab (Silver) 6363 6888
TransCab (Red & White) 6555 3333
Prime (Copper) 6778 0808
Yellow-Tops private taxis (Yellow & Black) 6293 5545

By Train - Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Line

Singapore has put in place a transportation network that offers access to every corner of the island, either by bus, MRT (the island's underground rail network) or taxi.

The Mass Rapid Transit or the "MRT" as it's more commonly referred to by the locals is one of the most convenient forms of transportation available in the country.

Download the SMRT route map.

Visitors who wish to travel by MRT(train) are required to purchase an EZ-Link Card, a contactless stored value ticket that can be used on the MRT and buses.

Click here for more information.

Tip: You may also want to consider downloading apps for the Singapore Bus Service, MRT and even public transport schedules onto your phone, which will prove helpful in getting on track with local public transportation.