IFLA World Congress 2018
Sands Expo and Convention Centre is Singapore’s largest meeting space, featuring over 120,000 square meters of flexible space, 250 meeting rooms, Southeast Asia’s largest ballroom and the capacity for 2,000 exhibition booths.
A convenient 20-minute ride from Changi Airport and in the heart of the central business district area, Marina Bay Sands is just minutes away from popular cultural and leisure spots like Chinatown, Little India and Orchard Road.
Sands Expo and Convention Centre
1 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore 018971
By Car or Taxi
The Marina Coastal Expressway (MCE) links directly to Marina Boulevard and Central Boulevard, from which you can turn on to Bayfront Avenue and Sheares Avenue. The entrance to the car park nearest to the conference venue is along Bayfront Link, next to Sands Expo & Convention Centre.
Most Singaporean taxi drivers know the different landmarks of Marina Bay Sands by name, so you can tell them to take you to Marina Bay Sands, Expo and Convention Centre.
In addition to conventional taxis, private car hire services Grab and Uber are also widely used in Singapore.
Marina Bay Sands is serviced by the following bus routes:
- 97 / 106 / 518 / 133 / 502 (every day)
- NR1 / NR6 (late night Fri, Sat & eve of public holidays)
The bus stops nearest to the conference venue are:
- 03511 - Marina Bay Sands MICE (outside Sands Expo & Convention Centre, opposite Hotel Lobby Tower 1)
- 03519 - Opp. Marina Bay Sands MICE (opposite Sands Expo & Convention Centre, adjacent to Hotel Lobby Tower 1)
Two street underpasses and the Garden Bay Bridge over Bayfront Avenue link between the Hotel side and the convention centre, theatres and retail mall side.
Click on any of the links above to learn more about the bus route or bus stop, or visit the TransitLink Journey Planner.
By MRT Train Services
Marina Bay Sands is linked directly to CE1/DT16 Bayfront Station on the Circle Line and Downtown Line of Singapore's Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) train system.
MRT services to/from Bayfront Station operate daily from (approximately) 6:00am to 12:00am midnight. Visit the TransitLink Journey Planner to learn today's MRT service schedules to Bayfront Station.
Follow the signs to Exit E to get to the conference venue. For the hotel, use exits C and D.