Beat the checkpoint traffic ！“Best” time to cross the Singapore Tuas Checkpoint to Puteri Cove and other tips. We all know that traffic between the Singapore and Johor Bahru (JB) Checkpoint might be unpredictable at times. However, there are certain good windows when traffic can be a breeze. The team at Puteri Cove share the “best” time to cross the checkpoints and some other tips which may be handy for a smooth journey to Puteri Cove.*
#1 From Singapore Tuas Checkpoint → Iskandar Puteri (Johor Bahru) Weekdays on a normal week: Between 9am to 11am, 3pm to 4pm, after 8pm Weekends on a normal week: Between 2pm to 4pm, after 8pm
#2 From Iskandar Puteri (Johor Bahru) → Singapore Tuas Checkpoint Weekdays on a normal week: After 9am, between 4pm to 5pm, after 9pm Weekends on a normal week: Before 10am, after 10pm
#3 Check traffic situation With live cameras at the Singapore checkpoints, checkpoint.sg shows you the traffic conditions of roads in and out of the checkpoints, and estimation of travel time.
#4 Check calendar for Public and School Holidays A quick google search for the public and school holidays allows you to plan your journey ahead. Borders at both checkpoints is usually heavy during peak periods.
*These are observations from the team based on frequent travels. We do advise that you check on the traffic situation at both land checkpoints, and the calendars for public and school holidays before embarking on your journey.