Here you will find important tips and useful information for Singapore.
in Swiss francs (CHF)
For ATM cash withdrawals
For cashless payments in shops, restaurants, hotels, and online
in local currency
For minor expenses on arrival in country of destination
Local currency / ISO Code
Singapore dollar SGD
Currency exchange rate
SGD 1 = ~ CHF 0.72 ; CHF 1 = ~ SGD 1.40 (07/2020)
Customary credit cards are accepted in most places. For more detailed information, please contact the credit card issuer.
Credit cards are recommended for car rentals. Prepaid cards are generally accepted for payment but not for reservations. Please check the possible payment methods with the car rental company in advance.
+ 7 h / + 6 h during our summer time
Malay, Mandarin, Tamil and English
001 41 (disregard '0' preceding Swiss area codes)
220/240 volt / adapter required
Passport still valid 6 months or more after arrival, return or onward travel ticket and proof of sufficient funds for stays up to 1 month (14 days in case of entry by land).
Tourist visas ('Social Visit Pass') are issued upon arrival.
Singapur, 1 Swiss Club Link
Tel. +65 6468 5788
9.30 - 15.00 h (Mon - Fri)
9.30 - 13.00 h (Sat)
9.30 - 18.00/19.00 h (Mon - Sat)
Swiss driver's license accepted for car Rentals (with English Translation).
International driver's licence recommended.
Minimum age for car rentals: 21 to 25 (varies by company).
Mosquito protection advised.
Risk of dengue fever.
Vaccination against diphtheria, tetanus, polio and measles recommended.
Observe elementary safety precautions.
Special legal regulations
Singapore has detailed regulations to maintain public order. It is e.g. prohibited to litter (including cigarette butts), to spit, and to import and sell chewing gum.
Severe penalties for violations of drug laws (up to life imprisonment/death penalty).
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