Singapore to Mersing via Bus

Tioman Island or Pulau Island is the biggest Island situated off the eastern coast of Malaysia. It is one of the most frequented islands of this area and offers much to the tourists who are looking for a relaxing getaway by the beach.

There are many ways to travel to this Island e.g. by coach, flight and private car/taxi. Most of these routes take us to two destinations is Malaysia, Mersing and Tanjung Gemuk. Both Mersing and Tanjung Gemuk are a ferry away from Tioman. Unless you take a flight directly from Subang Airport, you will have to travel to Tioman by Ferry.

Bus travel to Mersing-

The various Bus/ Coach services from Singapore to Mersing are-

1. WTS Travel

Pick up point -Singapore Flyer
Arrival at- Mersing Jetty
Time – 6:30am

2. The One Travel

Pick up point -Golden Mile complex
Arrival at- Mersing Jetty
Time – 6:30am

3. KKKL

Pick up point -Bugis MRT and Textile Centre
Arrival at- Mersing Jetty
Time – 6:00am and 6:30am

4. Transnasional

Pick up point -The Plaza at Beach Road
Arrival at- Mersing Bus Terminal
Time – 9:00am, 7:00pm and 10:00pm

5. Starmart Express

Pick up point -Golden Mile complex
Arrival at- Mersing Jetty
Time – 6:30 am

All of these buses take around 4 hours to reach Mersing. The fare of most of these is close to SGD35.

The onwards journey via ferry

Mersing to Pulau Tioman

The onwards journey from Singapore is by ferry. The most popular and affordable way to travel to Tioman Island from here is Bluewater hi-speed ferry. The fare is around RM 35 single journey. The sailing time is mostly around 1.5 hours.