Transtar Cross Border Service TS8: Orchard (Thong Teck Building) to JB Sentral (Johor Bahru Checkpoint) by Express Bus

Transtar Cross Border is a series of public buses running between Singapore and Johor Bahru, Malaysia, operated by the same company operating the long-distance luxury buses to Kuala Lumpur and Genting Highlands. While a public bus, the Transtar Cross Border charges a premium for their express services, but this could be worth it on peak … Continue reading Transtar Cross Border Service TS8: Orchard (Thong Teck Building) to JB Sentral (Johor Bahru Checkpoint) by Express Bus

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Flight Review – Delta Air Lines DL169: Tokyo-Narita to Singapore by Boeing 767-300ER

From the Keisei Skyliner, it was a short and easy elevator up to the departures are for my Delta Air Lines flight back to Singapore. Delta Air Lines operate one flight a day to Singapore, which is actually a seventh freedom flight since the flight number does not originate in the United States of America, … Continue reading Flight Review – Delta Air Lines DL169: Tokyo-Narita to Singapore by Boeing 767-300ER

Flight Review – Delta Air Lines DL168: Singapore to Tokyo-Narita by Boeing 767-300ER

Delta Air Lines is an American airline which does not operate direct flights to the United States of America from Singapore. In fact, even if you book such a ticket, it would require a transit in Tokyo Narita Airport as Delta operates a unique Seventh Freedom Flight to Tokyo, whereby the flight does not carry … Continue reading Flight Review – Delta Air Lines DL168: Singapore to Tokyo-Narita by Boeing 767-300ER

Shuttle Tebrau 83dn: Johor Bahru Sentral to Woodlands CIQ by Train

After lunch, it's time to head back to Singapore via the Shuttle Tebrau, ending this very short loop around Peninsular Malaysia. The Shuttle Tebrau is particularly useful on peak days such as Sundays when tonnes of people are trying to head back to Singapore, both local Singaporeans after a day tirp or weekend in Malaysia, … Continue reading Shuttle Tebrau 83dn: Johor Bahru Sentral to Woodlands CIQ by Train

Starmart Express: Golden Mile Tower Singapore to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan (TBS) by Bus

Heading to KL again, I was definitely not going to get the train after what I had experienced, so I went back to my old reliable Starmart Express. This time though, Starmart has new 12.45am departures, so I opted for that as I didn't want a super early start in KL for this trip. As … Continue reading Starmart Express: Golden Mile Tower Singapore to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan (TBS) by Bus

Transtar First Class Solitaire Suites: Kuala Lumpur to Singapore by Luxury Private Room Bus

Transtar Travel is a long-time player in the Singapore-Malaysia bus transport market, often pioneering the new bus industry standards that you see today such as the Super VIP seats. On this journey, as I predicted that I wouldn't have enough sleep from the previous night's travel to KL because I was taking the train (and … Continue reading Transtar First Class Solitaire Suites: Kuala Lumpur to Singapore by Luxury Private Room Bus

Flight Review – Scoot TR617: Bangkok Suvarnabhumi to Singapore by Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

Heading back to Singapore, I got on Scoot again, but this time, my departure was from Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport. Scoot is the only airline to operate from both airports in Bangkok, offering lots of flight timing options with fares comparable most of the time for both airports, so I can choose whichever is convenient for … Continue reading Flight Review – Scoot TR617: Bangkok Suvarnabhumi to Singapore by Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

Flight Review – Scoot TR868: Singapore to Bangkok Don Mueang by Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner

Scoot TR868 from Singapore to Bangkok Don Mueang is the very last flight of the day departing from Singapore for Bangkok, which continues on to Tokyo Narita. This timing is a rather good option to get to Bangkok the night before if you have limited time in the city, or works for a short weekend … Continue reading Flight Review – Scoot TR868: Singapore to Bangkok Don Mueang by Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner

KTM Singapore Sector: 8 Years On – What’s New and What’s Still The Same

It's been 8 years since 108 years of Singapore railway history had ended on 1 July 2011 when the railway land from Tanjung Pagar to south of Woodlands Train Checkpoint was handed back to Singapore and KTM train services ended serving central Singapore. Every year close to the anniversary or on the anniversary itself, I've … Continue reading KTM Singapore Sector: 8 Years On – What’s New and What’s Still The Same

Flight Review – Malaysia Airlines MH607: Kuala Lumpur to Singapore (from London Heathrow) by Boeing 737-800

From the flagship flight of Malaysia Airlines, it's now back to reality on Malaysia Airlines' most frequent international route, from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore on Malaysia Airlines MH607, the last leg of this UK and Ireland holiday. From the Satellite Terminal, it's a familiar Aerotrain ride over to the Main Terminal Building to catch the … Continue reading Flight Review – Malaysia Airlines MH607: Kuala Lumpur to Singapore (from London Heathrow) by Boeing 737-800