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Getting To Singapore River Cruise | Address, Location & Travel Options

Promising to be a unique way to sightsee the landmarks of the Lion city, the Singapore River Cruise takes you on a boat tour of iconic attractions of Singapore like the ArtScience Museum, Singapore Flyer, and Marina Bay Sands.

Apart from the visual tour of attractions, you also get a 40-minute English audio guide on your tour that gives you real time facts and tidbits about the attractions you pass. Whether you decide to visit during the holiday season like New Year's Eve or during the low season during August, you'll need to know how to get to Singapore River Cruise!

Read on to know where to board the bumboats of Singapore River Cruise, your travel options and some answers to frequently asked questions.

Where Is Singapore River Cruise?

Singapore River Cruise boarding point is at Clarke Quay Jetty. It is located on the Singapore River Bank on River Valley Road, opposite the Raffles House and Old Hill Street Police Station.

Address: 3 River Valley Rd, Singapore 179024 | Find on Map

Getting To Singapore River Cruise By Public Transport

By Bus
Singapore River Cruise By Public Transport - By Bus

Nearest station: Clarke Quay Bus Station

Buses you can take: 32, 54, 195, 195A

Hop on any of these buses and get down at the Clarke Quay bus station.

Walk down to the Clarke Quay Jetty and the Singapore River Cruise station from here.

Singapore River Cruise By Public Transport - By MRT

Nearest station: Fort Canning Station and Clarke Quay Station

MRT lines you can board: Northeast Line and Downtown Line

board the MRT on either of the above lines.

If you board the Northeast Line, get down at the Clarke Quay station. If you board the Downtown Line, get down at Fort Canning station. It is just a short walk down to the Clarke Quay Jetty.

Getting To Singapore River Cruise By Car

Getting To Singapore River Cruise By Car

The Clarke Quay Jetty is located at the waterfront of Clarke Quay shopping area and can be accessed from both Clarke Quay on the River Valley Road and from Clarke Quay Central Mall on the Eu Tong Sen Street.

Set your location to Clarke Quay or Clarke Quay Central Mall. The Clarke Quay Jetty is just a short walk away from both these locations.

Best Ways To Get To Singapore River Cruise

Budget-friendly: If you are on a budget, the best way to reach Singapore River Cruise is by MRT or bus. Public transport in Singapore is one the the least expensive in the world. A one-way trip can cost you an average of SGD 1.50 and will vary depending on your destination. If you are travelling on a budget, you should consider visiting Singapore in July and August.

Fastest route: The fastest but most expensive mode of transport would be car or taxi. This will ensure you reach Singapore River Cruise without making other stops on the way, however, private transport can be expensive in tourist-friendly cities like Singapore. June is right in the peak-season in Singapore so expect fares to be especially high during this time.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Getting to Singapore River Cruise

Where is Singapore River Cruise located?

Singapore River Cruise starts from the Clarke Quay Jetty in Singapore city. Tickets are purchased and redeemed at the ticketing counter. You can reach the Jetty via bus, MRT and car/taxi.

Which is the fastest way to get to Singapore River Cruise?

The fastest way to reach Singapore River Cruise is by car or taxi. Although, this mode of transport is more expensive than bus or MRT especially during tourist season between June and August.

What are the Singapore River Cruise timings?

Singapore River Cruise timings are Monday - Thursday: 1 PM - 10 PM and Friday - Sunday, Public Holidays: 10 AM - 10 PM.

Are wheelchairs and strollers allowed on Singapore River Cruise?

No. The Singapore River Cruise is not stroller or wheelchair accessible. Guests are required to climb a few steps to board and de-board the bumboat, thus it is not suitable for wheelchairs. Read about all the Singapore River Cruise rules here.

Which is the closest bus stop to Singapore River Cruise?

The closest bus stop to Singapore River Cruise is Clarke Quay bus station. The Clarke Quay Jetty where Singapore River Cruise is located, is just a few meters away on foot.

Which is the closest MRT station to Singapore River Cruise?

Depending on which MRT line you board there are two stations closest to the Singapore River Cruise. The Fort Canning station on the Downtown Line and the Clarke Quay station on the Northeast Line.

Can I park at Singapore River Cruise?

If you arrive via car, there are parking areas available at Clarke Quay and Clarke Quay Central Mall to park.

How do I get to Singapore River Cruise?

You have the option of arriving at Singapore River Cruise at Clarke Quay Jetty via bus, MRT or car. The most budget friendly way to reach is via bus or MRT.

Can I walk to Singapore River Cruise?

Yes. If you are at Clarke Quay Central Mall or the Clarke Quay shopping area, the Clarke Quay Jetty is just a short walk away.