Singapore Changi International Airport

Airport Information on Singapore

Transit InformationMinimum Connecting TimeAirport TransferAirport FacilitiesCheck-in Information
  • Passengers can head to the transfer counter F at terminal 2 for their new boarding passes.
  • Collect the boarding passes at least 60 minutes before departure. Once the counter closes, we will not be able to issue any more boarding passes.
  • Boarding gates for all departing flights close 20 minutes before departure.
If you have an onward connecting flight from Singapore, operated by any low-cost carrier like Scoot, Tiger Airways, Air Asia or Jet Star Asia, you must have a valid Singapore visa.


We also have an interline facility and transfer check-in with carriers like Singapore Airline, Qantas, where you can check in and connect to these airlines without a Singapore visa.
Minimum connecting time is 90 minutes for both inter and intra terminals.To Singapore city:
  • Public buses
  • Taxi
  • Limousine service
  • MRT-train service available for airport-city-airport
Inter airport connectivity:
  • Sky-train facility free of charge.
  • Banks
  • Post office
  • Restaurants and café
  • Shops available in both departure and transit areas
  • Left baggage
  • Snoozer lounge
  • Transit lounge (Hotel Ambassador)
All passengers with or without a valid Singapore visa can enjoy the ‘Free Singapore Tour’.
  • Passengers can check-in at the transfer counter F at terminal 2.
  • Check-in time for international flights is three hours before departure.
The Premiere Check-in Lounge (PCIL) for our First and Executive class passengers is situated next to row 10 at the departure terminal 2.


Airport Lounge

LoungeLounge NameLocationAvailable forAccess ToFacilities AvailableOperating Hours
The waiting lounge for EY class travellers is at the transit area. CIP lounges available with invitation cards from the airlines.Sats Premier LoungeLevel 3, terminal 2International guests travelling with Air India
  • First and executive-class passengers
  • TMC and GEC members
  • VIPs
  • CIPs
  • LCD TV
  • Internet access
  • Charging points
  • Display screens
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • Shower
  • Massage chairs
  • Refreshments:  vegetarian and non-vegetarian
The airport is operational 24 hours.