Name: Singapore Dollar
Singapore (GMT +8)
Drinks in Singapore are more expensive than the rest of South East Asia, with domestic beers anything between R55 to R145 and cocktails costing around R270. Drinks in bars and meals in restaurants will be considerably more.
Meals at hawker stalls are the best way to eat on a budget, with meals costing between R35 to R100. Expect to pay a lot more in restaurants.
Taxis are metered with fares based on a flag down rate and by distance traveled. Surcharges are common from the airport and inner city areas.
Get your EZ-link card and top up when you need, for the most convenient and cheapest way of traveling around on the subway and local buses.
Dorm beds in Singapore can cost between R180 and R360 a night.
A double room in a mid-range hotel costs between R1400 and R1800 per night.