There are 6 ways to get from Orchard Road to Chinatown by bus, subway, taxi or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 143 bus  •  14 min

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

$2

Cheapest option

Line 190 bus  •  19 min

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

$1 - $3

4 alternative options

Subway  •  15 min

  1. Take the subway from Newton to Chinatown Downtown line

$1 - $2

Subway via Orchard  •  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 line 143 bus which costs $2 and takes 14 min.

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

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The distance between Orchard Road and Chinatown is 3 km.

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

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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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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 $2 and the journey takes 11 min.

Train operators
SMRT
Phone
+1 800-336-8900
Website
smrt.com.sg
Subway from Newton to Chinatown
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
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
$2
Schedules at
sbstransit.com.sg
SMRT buses
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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