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Pay thru your nose if you wanna drive to Sentosa

By 911fan on 13 Jan 2010

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Last week Sentosa announced that with the opening of their Resorts World Sentosa, they'll be increasing charges for private vehicles entering into Sentosa. Currently it costs $2 per car with additional $2 per passenger. From January 18 onwards though it'll cost $6 to drive into Sentosa on weekdays between 7am and just before noon, and $7 per car on weekends, regardless of the number of people in the car.

Apparently management on the island are amending the costs of driving to the island to encourage visitors to car pool, or if not, rely on the public transport system. This is done due to the expected overcrowding once the Resorts World Sentosa opens.

There's more.......parking! Parking will become more expensive with the island switching to time based charges.

Sentosa causeway and 1 more...

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911fan
Written by 911fan
A big fan of Porsche’s 911 series, he believes that there's no purer power than the 3.6-litre twin charged flat six found in a 997 Turbo.



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Xspace Jan 14 2010 12:28 AM
I wonder whether drivers doing deliveries need to pay the charges?
Joseph22 Jan 14 2010 08:21 AM
Personally i think Sgd 7.00 is a small sum for going to sentosa. compare to going in via Ferry and cable car.
Ryanyusoff Jan 14 2010 10:31 AM
now where got ferry...
Turbine Jan 14 2010 04:44 PM
I wonder how people thinks $7 is paying through ones nose when you are paying tens thousands of dollars for a car.
911fan red plate driver? =D
Zniper Jan 14 2010 05:57 PM
tink company pay for them lah for the delivery... lolx
NT09 Feb 01 2010 08:40 PM
this is expensive but bo bian if chose to enjoy the convenience driving to your destination...instead of parking at vivo then take the train over...ma fan and still need to pay for tickets and CP charges too...so end of the day not sure can save how much...anyway, dont frequent sentosa so should be quite ok?
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