Get to 100 AM super fast in Tanjong Pagar Singapore using this comprehensive guide.
Welcome to the complete guide on how to get to 100 AM by MRT in Singapore.
In this article, we will outline every step on the way to 100 AM in Tanjong Pagar using Singapore’s extensive MRT network.
Fortunately, due to its convenient location downtown, you can make it there efficiently and affordably using the metro. And once you’re there, you won’t have to worry about finding a parking space or paying for one, which will save you some headaches.
Another advantage of taking the MRT to 100 AM is that you don’t have to worry about getting stuck in downtown traffic. Regardless of the time of day, you can bypass road congestion.
Shopping at 100 AM in Singapore
100 AM is a popular mid-sized shopping centre located on Tras Street in Tanjong Pagar, Singapore. Located only minutes from world-famous Marina Bay and Chinatown, 100 AM is conveniently located in Singapore’s Central Business District (CBD) expansion to the west.
Many people visit 100 AM because it features an impressive selection of Japanese retailers – restaurants, a food court, and shops. It has Japanese and Singaporean food choices, a few bakeries, and several cafes.
If you want to buy groceries, then head to the basement.
You can also shop at two pharmacies, and if you want to burn some more calories, head to the gym at 100 AM. The concierge is located at Level 1 if you require additional services at the mall.
Getting to Icon Village via MRT
Step 1: Access the closest MRT station.
Getting to 100 AM via MRT will be much easier if you stay close to an MRT station.
Typically, we suggest staying within 2-3 minutes walking distance from a station to make it faster to get to different points of interest throughout the city.
If you don’t have a place to stay yet in Singapore, consider these two popular places that are ideally located within a brief walk from the stations listed:
Paradox Merchant Court at Clarke Quay – 1 minute from Clarke Quay Station.
Conrad Centennial – 2 minutes from Promenade Station
Some of the most popular areas for booking a room in Singapore include Bugis, Chinatown, Little India, Marina Bay and Sentosa.
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Step 2: Plan your trip to 100 AM – Best Station, Lines and Transfers.
Tanjong Pagar Station (EW15) is the closest and most convenient station for getting to 100 AM in Singapore via MRT.
Tanjong Pagar Station is located on Singapore’s East-West Line and is shown in green on maps around the city.
If you are not staying near a station on the East-West Line, you will have to find a suitable interchange station on the way to 100 AM.
Refer to the list below for some of the most convenient interchange stations:
Outram Park – connects the East-West, North-East and Thomson East Coast Lines.
Raffles Place – connects the East-West and North-South Lines.
Bugis – connects the East-West and Downtown Lines.
You can refer to metro maps in stations and on the trains to plan your route to 100 AM.
Step 3: Buy an MRT ticket for your trip.
The two most popular transport cards for getting to 100 AM are:
Stored Value Cards
Read More: Buying MRT Tickets in Singapore
Both of these allow you to ‘tap and go’ at stations.
Tourist Passes, as their name suggests, are designed for foreign visitors. Once you buy one, you can get on unlimited trains and buses for a set number of days (usually 1 to 3 days).
We used a stored value card while learning how to get to 100 AM by MRT.
Stored value cards are popular with Singaporeans and long-term guests. You can top up your card, and the balance gets updated after each trip. You can view your balance using the machines in each station.
Step 4: Take the MRT to Tanjong Pagar Station (EW15).
Take the MRT to Tanjong Pagar Station (EW15) when ready to go to 100 AM.
You might have to transfer lines to the East-West (Green) Line. Refer to the metro maps as needed.
Step 5: Get off at Tanjong Pagar Station.
Alight Tanjong Pagar Station (EW15) with all of your belongings.
Step 6: Take the stairs or escalator from the B3 Train Platforms to Level 1 of Tanjong Pagar Station to access the best exit.
Tanjong Pagar Station is built underground in the Tanjong Pagar planning subzone, near the junction of Anson Road/Robinson Road and Maxwell Road.
Be prepared at the Level B3 Train Platforms.
From the basement level, take the stairs, escalator or elevator up to Level 1.
Level 1 is street level, in case you are wondering.
Step 7: Exit Tanjong Pagar Station (EW15).
When you are ready to exit Tanjong Pagar Station on your way to 100 AM, be prepared to choose from 10 different exits! There are lots of corporate towers that these exits connect with.
Take Exit A at Tanjong Pagar Station to reach 100 AM.
Step 8: Walk from Exit A at Tanjong Pagar Station to 100 AM mall.
It’s possible to reach 100 AM from several exits at Tanjong Pagar Station but to keep things simple, take Exit A.
The section below outlines how to access the mall from the station. Fortunately, it’s within walking distance, so you don’t have to worry about connecting with a bus or taxi.
Walking Directions from Tanjong Pagar Station to 100 AM
Exit A at Tanjong Pagar Station will bring you to Peak Seah Street.
Walk south Along Peak Seah Street until you reach the beautiful walkway across from Choon Guan Street.
Turn right and walk west towards Tras Street.
Once you reach Tras Street, turn right and head south.
Keep walking south along Tras Street until you reach 100 AM shopping mall.
To enter 100 AM, use one of the exits to your right.
How long does it take to walk from Tanjong Pagar MRT Station to 100 AM?
You can expect the walk from Tanjong Pagar MRT Station to 100 AM to take you about 4-5 minutes.
The total distance between the Station and Mall is only 350 m. Even during Singapore’s intense afternoon heat, walking is still the best option once you arrive via MRT.
Best things to see and do near 100 AM in Singapore
One of the benefits of shopping at 100 AM in Singapore is that you will be close to some of Singapore’s best sightseeing areas, such as Marina Bay and Chinatown. Therefore, you can first explore the malls and sights in Tanjong Pagar and then go to the other popular areas.
The closest shopping malls to 100 AM are
Icon Village (east of 100 AM) (Directions)
Tanjong Pagar Plaza (west of 100 AM)
Both of these are only 1 minute from 100 AM mall.
You can also walk (or take a short ride) to several museums near 100 AM in Tanjong Pagar:
Singapore Musical Box Museum
NUS Baba House
Singapore Art Museum at Tanjong Pagar Distripark
Singapore City Gallery
Chinatown is northeast of Tanjong Pagar and 100 AM. Once you access it, consider checking out these three famous temples:
Buddha Tooth Relic Temple (Directions)
Thian Hock Keng Temple (Directions)
Sri Mariamman Temple (Directions)
You can get to Marina Bay, Boat Quay and Clarke Quay (some of Singapore’s most beautiful districts), by taking the East-West Line one station east to Raffles Place Station (EW14).
Best Places to Stay?
You will generally find it cheaper to stay around 100 AM than in Marina Bay.
Fortunately, there are several great hotels within three minutes’ walking distance of 100 AM.
One of the benefits of staying close to 100 AM is that you will also have convenient access to Tanjong Pagar Station (EW15). You can walk there without breaking a sweat!
Here are some of the best properties within walking distance of 100 AM mall:
M Hotel Singapore
Carlton City Hotel
Oasia Hotel Downtown
If you are keen on staying at a luxury hotel with a skyline view, head east of 100 AM to Marina Bay. A few of the best luxury hotels to consider are Marina Bay Sands and the Mandarin Oriental.
Hopefully, this step-by-step guide on how to get to 100 AM by MRT will make it easy to access using the metro!
The extensive MRT network in Singapore makes it easy to get around. And getting to 100 AM is no exception!
Remember to check the metro map before you begin your trip to 100 AM. Transferring to the East-West Line is the priority to ensure easy access to Tanjong Pagar Station.
Once you arrive at Tanjong Pagar Station, expect the walk to 100 AM to be less than 5 minutes. All you need to do is head southwest for a few minutes, and you’ll be there!!
The walk from Tanjong Pagar Station to 100 AM is so short that you shouldn’t even consider waiting for a bus connection or hailing a cab. By the time you arrange transport, you will have already arrived on foot.
Consider walking to Icon Village or Tanjong Pagar Plaza if you want additional shopping and dining opportunities around the Mall.