How to get to Bishan MRT Station from Commonwealth MRT Station by Train?

    Step By Step Guide

  • Destination : Bishan MRT Station
    Address : 200 Bishan Road, Singapore 579827
  • Make your way towards Commonwealth MRT Station Walking
    • Walk to Commonwealth walking 1 min 46 m
    • Take Entrance A walking 1 min 44 m
    • Start your journey from Commonwealth MRT Station. For assistance on train fares, tickets, prices, payment methods or EZ-Link smart card information, please approach SMRT Passenger Customer Service Counter at the station or refer to official SMRT website for details.
    • Take East West Line train towards Pasir Ris, for 6 stations to Raffles Place. Subway SMRT 12 mins 7.5 km Train, Subway, Rail
    • Change train at Raffles Place MRT Station. Transfer
    • Take North South Line train towards Jurong East, for 9 stations to Bishan. Subway SMRT 17 mins 9.8 km Train, Subway, Rail
    • Walk to Bishan, Singapore walking 1 min 0.1 km
    • Take Exit B walking 1 min 28 m
  • Arrive at Bishan MRT Station. You have reached your train station destination.
  • Estimated Travel Time : 40 mins
  • Total Station Stops : 15 stops
  • Total Train Transfer : 1
  • Total Travel Distance : 17.5 km
  • Total Estimated Walking Distance : 183 m / 0.18 km
  • Data updated as of 26 Oct 2021

MRT Route Map To Bishan

How do we decide on the MRT route, direction and transfer if any to get to Bishan MRT Station from Commonwealth MRT Station?

The route, mode of transport (vehicle) and directions to Bishan MRT Station from Commonwealth MRT Station above is derived based on the best possible route optimised with the least amount of walking distance.

The direction service shows routes via train or subway (MRT), tram or light rail (LRT or monorail), or bus..

It does not take into account of having to take any additional bus or having fewer train transfers at stations/interchanges in exchange for walking longer distances to a nearby alternative MRT station for best possible route.
  • Which public transport operators are running the route above from Commonwealth MRT Station to Bishan MRT Station?

      There is 1 public transport operator running the route above. It is SMRT .

      Tickets And Information Telephone Hotline

      SMRT Customer Service Hotline Tel No : 1800 336 8900

  • What is the cheapest way to travel in Singapore?

    Taking MRT train, LRT tram and Bus in Singapore are the cheapest forms of public transport options available in Singapore.

    The average cost per MRT train ride is estimated to be anywhere around SGD$1.00 to SGD$3.00.

  • How far is it from Commonwealth MRT Station to Bishan MRT Station?

    The distance between Commonwealth MRT Station and Bishan MRT Station is 17.5 km.

  • Is there a direct train between Commonwealth MRT Station and Bishan MRT Station?

    There is no direct train between Commonwealth MRT Station and Bishan MRT Station.

    However, there are train services departing from Commonwealth MRT Station and require 1 train transfer via Raffles Place MRT Station to arrive at Bishan MRT Station.

  • Taxi from Commonwealth MRT Station to Bishan MRT Station

    Comfort Delgro Taxi / CityCab

    Phone : +65 6552 1111

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    SMRT Taxi

    Phone : +65 6555 8888

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    Premier Taxi

    Phone : +65 6214 8880

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    Prime Taxi

    Phone : +65 6778 0808

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    Trans Cab

    Phone : +65 6555 3333

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    HDT Electric Taxi

    Phone : +65 6258 8888

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    Yellow Top Taxi

    Phone : +65 6293 5545


    Phone : +65 6342 5222

  • How do I travel from Commonwealth MRT Station to Bishan MRT Station without a car?

    The best way to get from Commonwealth MRT Station to Bishan MRT Station without a car is to take MRT train which takes about 40 mins and average train fare ticket price of around SGD$1.00 - SGD$3.00.

  • Is this MRT travel guide for me?

    If you are keen on taking any public transport such as train MRT, light rail LRT or bus with the least walking distance available and don't mind the extra transfer or more time taken to complete the travel journey, then this MRT travel guide is for you.

  • Why is it important to plan your route in advance?

    Do take note that construction projects, weather or traffic conditions, MRT train breakdown or service disruption, or any other events may result in a change in the actual route from the suggested route and directions map above.

    Walking directions are in beta. Use caution – This route may be missing sidewalks or pedestrian paths.

    Please plan your route accordingly and obey all signs and notices with regards to the route you are taking.

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