Making your way to Night Safari is easy. No matter where you’re starting your journey from, there are several quick and convenient ways to get here.


Take the train to any of the MRT stations and hop on a connecting bus that takes you to Mandai Wildlife Reserve.

* You are less than an hour’s away from the City to the Wild side! Simply get on the Thomson-East Coast Line & take a short bus ride on 138.

MRT stations
Connecting buses
North-South Line logo
Khatib (NS14)
North-South Line logo
Choa Chu Kang (NS4)
North-South Line logo
Ang Mo Kio (NS16)
Thomson-East Coast Line logo
Springleaf (TE4) *
To visit Singapore Zoo, River Wonders, or Night Safari at Mandai Wildlife East, alight at bus stop #48131 (Singapore Zoo/Night Safari).
To visit Bird Paradise at Mandai Wildlife West, alight at bus stop #48111 (After Mandai Road).

Mandai Shuttle Services

Mandai Khatib Shuttle

Reach Mandai Wildlife Reserve in 20 minutes! This loop shuttle service from Khatib MRT Station (NS14) to our wildlife parks is available daily with 2 drop-off points.

Bus Fare

Khatib MRT to Mandai

     Adult: S$3   |   Child (Ages 7 to 12): S$3

Mandai to Khatib MRT

     Free (Subjected to changes)

For more details, please visit Frequently Asked Questions.


Bus Schedule

Buses arrive every 15 minutes during operating hours and 20 minutes between 11pm & 12am, subject to traffic conditions.


Khatib MRT Station (NS14)

Exit A Passenger Pick-up Point

View pick-up point

Bird Paradise and Mandai Wildlife West

Bus Stop #48111

View pick-up point

Singapore Zoo, River Wonders and Night Safari

Bus Stop #48131

View pick-up point

Bird Paradise and Mandai Wildlife West

Bus Stop #48119

View pick-up point

From Khatib MRT

First Bus: 8:30am
Last Bus: 11.40pm


From Mandai Wildlife Reserve

First Bus: 8:50am
Last Bus: 12:00am


  • Children below 7 years old ride free on Mandai Khatib Shuttle.
  • Shuttle service is free (subjected to changes) for guests travelling
    - outbound from Mandai Wildlife Reserve, or
    - between Mandai Wildlife West/Bird Paradise and Singapore Zoo/River Wonders/Night Safari.
  • Payment modes accepted: EZ-Link, VISA, Mastercard, American Express, Apple Pay, Google Pay & Samsung Pay. Cash is not accepted.

Mandai City Express

Mandai City Express bus

Get to Mandai Wildlife Reserve conveniently with pickup points available around the city
by Mandai City Express (powered by Big Bus Tours)!


Bus Fare
Adult & Child (3 - 12 years)

    One Way: S$8   |   Round Trip: S$16


Bus service operates from Thursdays to Sundays.

Bus Schedule
(City to Mandai Wildlife Reserve)

Orchard Hotel
Pick-up Point
Bus Stop #09169
Orchard Road



Wheelock Place
Pick-up Point
Bus Stop #09179
Orchard Road



Hilton Orchard
Pick-up Point
Bus Stop #09037
Orchard Road



Orchard Plaza
Pick-up Point
Bus Stop #08137
Orchard Road



Rendezvous Hotel
Pick-up Point
Bus Stop #08069
Bras Basah Road



Raffles Hotel
Pick-up Point
Bus Stop #02049
Bras Basah Road



Suntec Hub
Pick-up Point
Temasek Boulevard



Bus Schedule
(Mandai Wildlife Reserve to City)

Bus Route

Singapore Zoo/River Wonders/Night Safari

Mandai Wildlife East Coach Bay Exit C, Bay 2

To Orchard Road/Bras Basah/Temasek Boulevard
Bus Timing: 9:30pm


To Little India/Havelock Road/Marina Bay Sands
Bus Timing: 10:00pm


  • Children below 3 years old ride free on Mandai City Express
  • Guest are required to book and select seats online through the booking portal below.
  • Shuttle services for guests travelling from Mandai to city are subjected to availability.
  • Payment modes accepted: VISA, MasterCard, American Express UnionPay, Diners, JCB and Apple Pay. Cash is not accepted.

Book your trip to visit our 4 wildlife parks!

Mandai City Express QR code

Taxis & Private Hire Cars


Taxis are available for hire at the taxi stand at Mandai East Carpark (Car Park 2). All fares are metered.

A $5 surcharge is applicable to hired taxis departing from Mandai Wildlife Reserve (Bird Paradise, Singapore Zoo, Night Safari, and River Wonders). This surcharge is applicable daily from 1.00pm to 11.59pm.


Private Hire Cars

You can book private hire cars from Grab, Gojek, TADA or Ryde to/from Mandai Wildlife Reserve. Book via the transport providers’ mobile applications and head over to the designated Pick-up/Drop off Point at Mandai EAST Carpark (Car Park 2).


Mandai Wildlife Reserve is about a 30-minute drive from the city. You can choose from two different routes to get here. 

Plan your route with Google Maps →

Via Central Expressway (CTE) from the City

  1. Take the CTE toward Seletar Expressway (SLE)
  2. Continue onto SLE towards Mandai Road
  3. Take Exit 8A on SLE onto Mandai Road
  4. Turn left onto Mandai Lake Road

Via Pan Island Expressway (PIE) from the City

  1. Take the PIE toward Bukit Timah Expressway (BKE)
  2. Continue onto BKE toward Woodlands
  3. Take Exit 7 on BKE onto Mandai Road
  4. Turn right onto Mandai Lake Road
To visit Singapore Zoo, River Wonders, or Night Safari at Mandai Wildlife East, you may park at Car Park 2 on your left towards Singapore Zoo’s entrance.
To visit Bird Paradise, you may park at Car Park 1 at Mandai Wildlife West.

Parking Rates for Cars & Goods/Service Vehicles

First hour
(inclusive of 10-minute grace period)
Every additional hour or part thereof
Vehicles without IU or cash card
Maximum parking charge

Parking Rates for Passenger Vans & Buses

Every half hour or part thereof
(inclusive of 20-minute grace period)
S$10/half hour
Maximum parking charge

Our CEPAS-compliant car parks utilise an electronic parking charge system with the use of a cash card.

Please ensure that your cash card has sufficient value before you exit the car park. A cash card top-up machine is available next to each car park’s lift lobby. For vehicles without an in-vehicle unit for cash cards, parking coupons may be purchased for $10 at our Membership and Experiences Centre.

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