Ultimate Guide – Best Pre Paid Sim Card in Singapore

March 7, 2017
Ultimate Guide Prepaid Sim Card Singapore

First question always to ask. Do you need a Pre Paid Sim Card in Singapore? Most cafes or Mcdonald's have Free Wifi connection, or even Singapore Malls. 

So if you are planning to get a Pre Paid Sim Card in Singapore, read on our Guide to getting Prepaid Sim Card in Singapore.​ 

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We have 3 Main Telcos that sell prepaid Sim Card. M1, Singtel and Starhub.

Singapore Prepaid Card 

These are the summarized  Prepaid Sim card in terms of their data plans. For calling and sms, please visit their individual site to find out more.




5GB  (Singapore Data)

5 Days

2 GB / Day for 10 Days (Total 10 GB)

10 Days

15GB (Singapore Data)

2GB (Singapore + Roaming Data)

10 Days

S$ 50

15GB (Singapore Data)

5GB  (Singapore + Roaming Data)

10 - 30 Days

Where to Buy?

Changi Airport

  • UOB Foreign Exchange Counters (Terminal 1, 2 and 3)
  • Changi Travelers Counters (Terminal 2 & 3, Arrival Halls)

Singtel - hi!Tourist SIM




S$ 15 hi!tourist

4 GB (Singapore Data)

5 Days

$20 hi!Data SIM Card

5GB (Data Only)

7 Days

S$ 30 hi!tourist

14 GB (Singapore Data)

10 Days

S$ 50 hi!tourist

20GB (Singapore Data)

10 Days

Where to Buy?

Singapore Changi Airport (Terminal 1, 2 and 3)

  • Changi Recommends Counters
  • Travelex Currency Exchange Counters (Not for $50 card)




S$ 15

100 GB / 5 Days (Singapore Data)

5 Days

S$ 30

100 GB / 10 Days (Singapore Data)

10 Days

Where to Buy?

Singapore Changi Airport Terminal 1, 2 and 3 Arrival Halls

Changi Recommends Pocket Wifi + Sim Card 

Another alternative that you can explore if you in Singapore is Changi Recommends Pocket Wifi. Located at all terminals in Changi Airport, this is one of the best and convenient Sim Card that you can get.

They provide you a pocket Size Wifi device and a sim card with unlimited usage.




S$ 18

Unlimited Data

2 Days

+ S$ 9

For Additional Days

+1 Day


Best Pre Paid Data Sim Card

5 - 10 Days Stay

Looking at the comparison, the M1 mCard is the ultimate winner! With 100GB for 5 Days (S$15) or 10  days (S$30),  M1 is clearly the winner in Prepaid Sim Card for data plans.

More than 10 Days Stay

Starhub Happy Prepaid - As you can have Unlimited Social Messaging like Whatsapp, Viber, WeChat, LINE and other social chat apps for the 30 days even if your data runs out.

If You are Travelling in a Group

You can consider taking Changi Recommends Pocket Wifi + Sim Card  which allows you to connect up to 8 people with unlimited data usage (no calls).

In this way, you are paying close to $1.10 / day for the sim card per person.

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About the author


Hello, I am Don. Currently based overseas. And when I am abroad, I am surprised to hear that a lot overseas friends say that Singapore is expensive. But actually, it is not that expensive. Just a little bit of research and planning, you can travel to Singapore at an affordable budget.