St. John’s Island National Marine Laboratory
Tropical Marine Science Institute (TMSI)
18 Kent Ridge Road
Tel : (65) 9823 1782
Monday – Friday : 9.00am – 4.30pm
Closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays
GETTING TO ST JOHN’S ISLAND NATIONAL MARINE LABORATORY (REGISTERED USERS ONLY)
Please note that with effect from 1st December 2017 (Friday), there will be changes in our ferry timing.
- All passengers are expected to be seated at least 5-10 minutes before ferry departure time.
- We will no longer entertain phone calls or SMS to hold the ferry for you if you are late.
|Services||Day||From MSP to SJI: Ferry departs||From SJI to MSP: Ferry departs|
|Work Days||Mondays to Thursdays||0815 hrs||1715 hrs|
|Fridays||0815 hrs||1645 hrs|
|Mid-day: book your seat by 10am||Tuesdays & Friday||1200 hrs||1230 hrs|
|Weekends / Public Holidays: book your seat by Friday 10am||Saturdays, Sundays and Public holidays||0815 hrs||*1215 hrs|
|Nights: inform us by 3pm, we will confirm availability by 4pm.||Mondays to Sundays (including Public Holidays)||* 2000 hrs||* 2030 hrs|
*AVA ferry (seats depending on availability)
As seats are limited, please ensure:
- Daily users must book your work day online at least one day in advance. No seat will be allocated for you if you have not made an online booking to work at SJINML.
- You must inform SJINML office if you plan to bring in visitors/contractors or volunteers at least 1-2 days in advance. If there are no spare seats available, you will need to secure your own transportation for the ad-hoc passengers at your own cost, to and from the island
- Annual users – please inform Jackson if you will not be coming to SJINML for several days. This will allow us to manage the ferry seating better.
- For Mid-day/Weekend/Public holiday/Night ferry bookings, please sign in at the admin block with Ms Pang Jen, in the SJINML office or call the admin office at 9823 1772.
Contact Persons for ferry arrangements and ad-hoc ferry services are:
1st – Razali: 8126 5040
2nd- Jackson: 9695 0338
3rd- Ahmed: 8418 3071