How to go to river wonders

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Embark on an extraordinary journey to River Wonders Singapore, a captivating wildlife sanctuary nestled at 80 Mandai Lake. Here, visitors are invited to explore a remarkable array of aquatic habitats and diverse wildlife, all accessible within the welcoming River Wonders.

How to go to river wonders by public transport

To dive into the wonders of River Wonders with the ease of Singapore public transport to River Wonders, embark on the North-South Line and alight at Khatib, Choa Chu Kang, or Ang Mo Kio MRT Stations. Integrate your travel with a connecting bus to transport you directly to the doorstep of exploration.

MRT StationConnecting Bus
Khatib (NS14)Mandai Shuttle
Choa Chu Kang (NS4)927
Ang Mo Kio (NS16)138
Springleaf (TE4)138
The Mandai Khatib Shuttle: A Direct Path to Adventure For a direct shuttle to River Wonders, the Mandai Khatib Shuttle is your express service from Khatib MRT Station to the wonders that await. With frequent departures, visitors can spend less time travelling and more time discovering.

  • Adult bus fare: S$2
  • Child (ages 7 to 12) bus fare: S$2
  • Buses every 10 minutes during peak hours
  • Reduced frequency to every 20 minutes from 11 AM to 2 PM

You can purchase the river wonders ticket here.

How to go to river wonders by Taxi or private transport

If comfort and convenience are top priorities, arriving by private car to River Wonders or utilizing a taxi ensures a tailored travel experience. Likewise, ride-hailing services in Singapore offer a direct route to River Wonders, ensuring you arrive relaxed and ready for adventure.

You can book a private hire car from companies like Grab, Gojek, TADA, or Ryde to go to or from Mandai Wildlife Reserve. Use their mobile apps to book and go to the designated Pick-up/Drop off Point at Mandai East Carpark (Car Park 2).

How to go to river wonders by car

Mandai Wildlife Reserve is roughly a 30-minute drive from the city, and you have two routes to choose from:

Route 1: Via Central Expressway (CTE) from the City

  • Head towards Seletar Expressway (SLE) from the CTE.
  • Follow SLE towards Mandai Road.
  • Take Exit 8A on SLE onto Mandai Road.
  • Turn left onto Mandai Lake Road.

Route 2: Via Pan Island Expressway (PIE) from the City

  • Take the PIE towards Bukit Timah Expressway (BKE).
  • Continue onto BKE towards Woodlands.
  • Take Exit 7 on BKE onto Mandai Road.
  • Turn right onto Mandai Lake Road.

You can plan your route using Google Maps.

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Your journey to River Wonders promises an experience rich with diverse and engaging attractions. As you plan your trip to River Wonders, anticipate a space where the wonders of aquatic life are not only showcased but celebrated with care and respect. With every sight and sound, from the roar of the Goliath tigerfish to the gentle rustling of over 400 plant species, River Wonders secures its position as one of Asia’s top river-themed wildlife parks.

Accessibility complements the Park’s allure, as multiple transportation options ensure that your River Wonders visit starts off without a hitch. Whether you choose public transport or the exclusive Mandai Khatib Shuttle, your adventure begins with convenience in mind. Remember to tailor your experience by taking advantage of early booking and show reservations, so you can savor every moment spent with nature’s finest.

For wildlife enthusiasts or families looking to forge unforgettable memories, a visit to River Wonders offers more than just a day out—it presents a portal to some of the planet’s most precious ecosystems. Your River Wonders itinerary is poised to be replete with learning, leisure, and a new appreciation for the natural world. As you plan your trip to River Wonders, rest assured that what awaits is a heartfelt encounter with our planet’s remarkable riverine treasures.