Getting Around


The 3-day conference will be held on the NTU Campus.

National Institute of Education (NIE)

Nanyang Technological University
1 Nanyang Walk
Singapore 637616

Public Transportation Options

Singapore is well connected by MRT and public buses. To help you plan your journey to get to Boon Lay MRT Station (EW27), please visit https://www.sbstransit.com.sg/journeyplan/step1.aspx.

Taxi / Cab Public Bus Public Train

Get a taxi by:

  • Hailing one along the road
  • Queuing at a taxi stand
  • Making a telephone booking
  • Using a mobile application (Uber, Grab, SMRT and Comfort Delgro Applications are available on the Apple App and Android Play Store)

Buses

Buses complement the rail system and bring commuters closer to their destinations.

Other Useful information

  • Bus numbers 179 and 199 shuttle between NTU and Boon Lay bus interchange (which is near Boon Lay Station.)

Mass Rapid Transits (MRT)

Taking the MRT is one of the most efficient ways to get around our island.

Other Useful information

  • Click map to view the Train System Map
  • Nearest Train Station to NTU/NIE is Boon Lay Station

Rate table (Standard Metered Taxi):

Flag-down Fare SGD$3.20 to SGD $3.90
Distance Rate
1 kilometer (km) to 10 km SGD$0.22 every 400m
After 10 km SGD$0.22 every 350m
Peak Period Surchage 25% of meter fare
Late Night Hiring Surcharge 50% of meter fare

Payment Modes:

  • Cash
  • NETS
  • Credit Card

Payment Modes:

  • You can pay your bus fare or train fare with a stored value card known as an EZ-link card.
    Tap your smartcard on the reader when you board the bus and tap it again when you alight. The card reader will show the cost of the journey and the amount left in your card.
  • Visitors to Singapore can use the Singapore Tourist Pass, which offers all-day unlimited travel on MRT and LRT trains, and basic bus services.

Free shuttle buses available at the following dates and times:

Day 1, 31 May 2017
Pick-up Point Drop-off Point Time
Boon Lay MRT Station * Nanyang Auditorium 0730 – 0915
Nanyang Executive Centre Nanyang Auditorium 0800 – 0915
Nanyang Auditorium NIE 1400 – 1430
NIE Nanyang Executive Centre (1st point)
Boon Lay MRT Station (2nd point)
1815 – 1915
Day 2, 1 June 2017
Pick-up Point Drop-off Point Time
Boon Lay MRT Station * Nanyang Auditorium 0730 – 0830
Nanyang Executive Centre Nanyang Auditorium 0800 – 0830
Nanyang Auditorium NIE 1145 – 1230
NIE Nanyang Executive Centre (1st point)
Boon Lay MRT Station (2nd point)
1645 – 1745
Day 3, 2 June 2017
Pick-up Point Drop-off Point Time
Boon Lay MRT Station * Nanyang Auditorium 0730 – 0830
Nanyang Executive Centre Nanyang Auditorium 0800 – 0830
Nanyang Auditorium NIE 1215 – 1300
NIE Nanyang Executive Centre (1st point)
Boon Lay MRT Station (2nd point)
1715 – 1815

* Boon Lay MRT (EW27) is along the East-West (Green) line. Alight at Boon Lay MRT Station. Exit the station (at the side where Citibank/Boon Lay Café/Venue shops are) and proceed to the coach bay for pick up. You may look out for our Ushers in purple polo T-shirts at the station for directions or approach the Control Station for directions to the coach bay.

For the network map of MRT in Singapore, please refer to https://www.transitlink.com.sg/images/eguide/mrt_sys_map.htm.



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Conference Information

Venue: National Institute of Education, 1 Nanyang Walk, Singapore 637616
An institute of
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
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