There are 5 ways to get from Orchard Road to Chinatown by bus, subway, taxi or foot

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Line 143 bus  •  14 min

  1. Take the line 143 bus from Tang Plaza to Chinatown Pt 143

$1 - $3

Cheapest option

Line 190 bus  •  19 min

  1. Take the line 190 bus from Tang Plaza to Hong Lim Pk 190

$1 - $3

3 alternative options

Subway  •  21 min

  1. Take the subway from Orchard to Raffles Place North South Line

$1 - $2

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Orchard Road to Chinatown 2.7 miles

$5 - $7

Walk  •  44 min

  1. Walk from Orchard Road to Chinatown 2.3 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Orchard Road to Chinatown is to subway which costs $1 - $3 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Orchard Road to Chinatown is to taxi which costs $7 - $9 and takes 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tang Plaza and arriving at Chinatown Pt. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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The distance between Orchard Road and Chinatown is 3 km.

The best way to get from Orchard Road to Chinatown without a car is to line 143 bus which takes 14 min and costs $1 - $3.

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The line 143 bus from Tang Plaza to Chinatown Pt takes 11 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Orchard Road to Chinatown bus services, operated by SBS Transit, depart from Tang Plaza station.

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Orchard Road to Chinatown bus services, operated by SBS Transit, arrive at Chinatown Pt station.

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There are 980+ hotels available in Chinatown. Prices start at $33 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Orchard Road to Chinatown.
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  • Distance: 1.7 miles
  • Duration: 14 min

What companies run services between Orchard Road, Singapore and Chinatown, Singapore?

SBS Transit operates a bus from Orchard Road to Chinatown every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 11 min.

Train operators
SMRT
Phone
+1 800-336-8900
Website
smrt.com.sg
Subway from Orchard to Raffles Place
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
smrt.com.sg
Bus operators
SBS Transit
Website
sbstransit.com.sg
Bus from Tang Plaza to Chinatown Pt
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
sbstransit.com.sg
SMRT
Website
smrt.com.sg
Bus from Tang Plaza to Hong Lim Pk
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
journey.smrt.com.sg
Other operators
Taxi from Orchard Road to Chinatown
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Comfort Delgro
Phone
+65 6552 1111
Website
cdgtaxi.com.sg
SMRT Taxi
Phone
+65 6555 8888
Website
smrt.com.sg

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