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Flight time from the UK to Singapore is around 13 hours.
Singapore’s climate is textbook tropical – things are hot and humid all year round, with temperatures in the early 30s being the norm. The country sees the most rainfall in December, January and February, but you can expect showers at any time, so it’s a good idea to pack a brolly.
British citizens do not require a visa to visit Singapore.
Restaurants will add a 10% service charge, 7% goods and services tax, and 1% government tax to the bill. It is not expected to tip any more.
The official languages of Singapore are Malay, Mandarin, Tamil and English. English is widely spoken too.
Visitors to Singapore should have up-to-date routine vaccinations. For more information, please contact your GP.