The Cell Symposium: Neurometabolism in health and disease will be held at Biopolis, Singapore, a unique place for scientific discovery.
Auditorium, Level 2
30 Biopolis Street
Singapore has a fully integrated and efficient public transport network that encompasses buses, MRT trains and taxis. These services offer convenience, comfort and value for money. They are also the most popular modes of transport for locals and visitors.
You can take the following bus services and alight along North Buona Vista Road. The services are Singapore Bus Service (SBS) numbers 91, 92, 95, 74, 191, 196, 198, 200.
By Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) train:
Commuters may take the East-West train line (Green) or the Circle line (Yellow) and alight at Buona Vista MRT station (EW21 / CC22). Use Exit D. The walk from the station to Biopolis takes approximately 6 to 10 minutes (approximately 510m). Map with walking directions can be found here.
The main taxi operators in Singapore are: Comfort CityCab, SMRT Taxi, Trans-Cab and Premier Taxis. All fares are charged according to the taxi meters. You can flag a cab with relative ease along all major roads or you can book a taxi at the following numbers:
Comfort CityCab: +65 6552 1111
SMRT Taxi: +65 6555 8888
Trans-Cab: +65 6555 3333
Premier Taxis: +65 6363 6888
(Alternatively, you can download the Grab app to book a taxi or car ride: https://www.grab.com/sg/download/.)
From Changi Airport
Taxis are available for hire at the taxi stands in the Arrival areas of Terminals 1, 2 and 3. The journey to Biopolis is about 40 minutes and the fare will cost about S$40*. If you board a cab during the morning and evening peak hours, do note that there will be other surcharges as well. For more information, please consult the taxi driver.
There is an additional Airport Surcharge for all trips originating from the Airport:
Mon–Sun (5:00PM–11:59PM): S$8 Airport Surcharge
All other times: S$6 Airport Surcharge
Midnight surcharge (12:00 AM–6:00 AM): 50% of final metered fare
Peak-hour surcharge (6:00 AM–9:30 AM, Mon–Fri and 6:00 PM–12:00 AM, Mon–Sun): 25% of final metered fare
(For more info, please refer to: Leaving the Airport | Singapore Changi Airport)
Board the East-West Line from the Changi Airport MRT station at Terminal 2 basement 1 and alight at Buona Vista MRT station. You can then walk to Biopolis.