Traffic Arrangements for the FORMULA 1 2018 SINGAPORE AIRLINES SINGAPORE GRAND PRIX

News Releases
10 Sep 2018

A series of road closures affecting the Marina Centre area will take place from 12 September 2018 to 18 September 2018 to facilitate the setting up and dismantling of the race infrastructure.

2          Affected roads will be closed from 12.01am, 12 September for the set-up of race infrastructure. Affected roads will reopen progressively when the race is completed with all roads fully accessible by 5.30am, 18 September.

3          Motorists can use the following stretch of roads during the morning and evening peak hours:

12 & 13 September, from 5.30am to 9.30am

Towards Orchard Road:

  • Collyer Quay >> St Andrew’s Road >> Stamford Road
  • Nicoll Highway >> Stamford Road

Towards Shenton Way

  • Nicoll Highway >> Esplanade Drive

Towards Marina Boulevard

  • Republic Boulevard >> Raffles Ave >> Bayfront Avenue

14 September, from 5.30am to 9.30am

Towards Orchard Road

  • Collyer Quay >> St Andrew’s Road >> Stamford Road
  • Nicoll Highway >> Stamford Road

Towards Shenton Way

  • Nicoll Highway >> Esplanade Drive

17 September, from 5.30am to 9.30am

Towards Shenton Way

  • Bras Basah Road >> Esplanade Drive
  • Nicoll Highway >> Esplanade Drive

Towards Marina Boulevard

  • Raffles Boulevard >> Temasek Avenue>> Bayfront Avenue

Towards ECP (Changi Airport)

  • Bras Basah Road >> Raffles Boulevard >> Republic Boulevard

17 September, from 5pm to 8.30pm

Towards Orchard Road

  • Esplanade Drive >> Stamford Road
  • Nicoll Highway >> Stamford Road

Towards Shenton Way

  • Bras Basah Road >> Esplanade Drive
  • Nicoll Highway >> Esplanade Drive

Towards Marina Boulevard

  • Raffles Boulevard >> Temasek Avenue >> Bayfront Avenue

Towards ECP (Changi Airport)

  • Bras Basah Road >> Raffles Boulevard >> Republic Boulevard
  • Bayfront Avenue >> Temasek Avenue >> Raffles Boulevard >> Republic Boulevard

Towards Kallang

  • Stamford Road >> Beach Road
  • Esplanade Drive >> Nicoll Highway
  • Bras Basah Road >> Nicoll Highway
 

4          Motorists can access the Marina Centre area via a single lane along Raffles Boulevard via Nicoll Highway (except for buses and vehicles with W,X,Y plates):

  • 12 – 14 September, from 10am to 5pm and from 10pm to 6am.
  • 15 – 16 September, from midnight to 1pm.
  • 17 September, from midnight to 6am, 10am to 5pm and from 10pm to 6am.

5          Taxis will also be able to use the single-lane access at all times, except during the hours when the race is ongoing on Saturday and Sunday. In addition to the single lane road, motorists can also enter the Marina Centre area via Temasek Boulevard from Rochor Road (after exiting ECP) throughout the day.

6          To ensure smooth traffic flow, traffic wardens will be deployed on site to direct traffic and assist the public. Road information and directional signs will also be put up in the vicinity to direct motorists. Car parks at Suntec City, Millenia Singapore and Marina Square will remain open to public, subject to availability. Please refer to Annex A for details of roads that will be affected by the road closures and how motorists can access Marina Bay.

7          Information leaflets on the road access and public transport plans will be available at selected petrol stations, major public transport nodes and various developments in the Marina Centre area. The public can also access the LTA and MyTransport.SG websites for more information.

Non Operation of ERP Gantries during Race Week

8          As the ERP gantries may interfere with sensitive video transmission equipment used for the race, the following ERP gantries that are within the proximity of the race circuit will not be in operation. Vehicles going under these gantries during the specified dates and time will not be charged:

ERP Gantry

Non-Operation Dates

Non-Operation Timings

Fullerton Road (OS 63)

(towards Esplanade Drive)

12 Sep (Wed) – 14 Sep (Fri)

15 Sep (Sat)

6pm – 8pm

12.30pm – 8pm

Fullerton Road (OS 64)

(towards Shenton Way)

12 Sep (Wed) – 14 Sep (Fri)

 

6pm – 7pm

New Bridge Road (OS 61)

13 Sep (Thu) – 14 Sep (Fri)

6pm – 7pm

South Bridge Road (OS 62)

13 Sep (Thu) – 14 Sep (Fri)

6pm – 7pm

Republic Boulevard (OS 18)

12 Sep (Wed)– 14 Sep (Fri)

15 Sep (Sat)

12pm – 8pm

12.30pm – 8pm

Temasek Boulevard (OS 17)

13 Sep (Thu) – 14 Sep (Fri)

15 Sep (Sat)

12pm – 8pm

12.30pm – 8pm

Bayfront Avenue (OS 66) (towards Raffles Avenue)

12 Sep (Wed) – 14 Sep (Fri)

15 Sep (Sat)

6pm – 8pm

12.30pm – 8pm

Bayfront Avenue (OS 69) (towards Marina Boulevard)

12 Sep (Wed) – 14 Sep (Fri)

 

6pm – 7pm