Reversal of Baghdad Street, Pahang Street and weekend closure of Baghdad Street

Road Announcements
9 Dec 2015

With effect from Monday, 21 December 2015, the direction of traffic flow along Baghdad Street and Pahang Street will be reversed. The direction of flow will be one-way from Arab Street towards Jalan Sultan.

Subsequently, with effect from Friday, 1 January 2016, a section of Baghdad Street (between Arab Street and the service road behind Unit 21 Bussorah Street) will be closed to traffic every weekend on Fridays, 06:00 p.m to 12 midnight, as well as Saturdays and Sundays, from 12 noon to 12 midnight.

Motorists travelling along North Bridge Road and Jalan Sultan (towards Syed Alwi Road) can access the Kampong Glam district via either Aliwal Street or Kandahar Street (through North Bridge Road). On the other hand, motorists travelling along Beach Rd (towards Crawford Street) may so via Sultan Gate.

Members of the public are encouraged to access the Kampong Glam district on foot or via public transport.

Please refer to the attached map for more details.