How to Get Here?
Information for the Speed Boat Transfer Schedule – Easy for you to plan your Journey
Speed Boat Transfer FROM Kuala Besut Jetty TO Perhentian Island
Start at 8.00am until 4.00pm. Frequently every hour. No Need Early book for the ticket, Just straight away buy the speed boat ticket at any counter at the jetty and just let them know your drop point in island. our drop point is (OctoZen OctoDiver)
Speed Boat Transfer FROM Perhentian Island TO Kuala Besut Jetty
There is ONLY 3 time that you need to choose. 8.00am, 12.00pm and 4.00pm.
Price (Return Ticket) – RM70 (Adult), RM40 (Kids 3-12 y/o)
Speed Boat Journey approximately 45min – 60min
Marine Park Fee – RM5 (Malaysian) , RM30 (Non Malaysian)
**There is NO Ferry in Perhentian Island**
From anywhere in peninsular malaysia, drive straight away to Kuala Besut Jetty. Its in the boarder between Terengganu and Kelantan.
From Kuala Lumpur or Centre of Peninsular it will takes approximately 5 to 6 hours via LPT Highway (Lebuhraya Pantai timur) depends on your speed. (Be careful of the AES Speedtrap)
Drive from Northern Peninsular Malaysia it will takes approximately 6 to 8 hours. Depends on where your start the journey through East West Highway (Lebuhraya Timur Barat). Enjoy the nice view from the Peak of Titiwangsa Range (Banjaran Titiwangsa) and Banding Lake.
If you are driving from Southern of Peninsular Malaysia, there is some choice for you to choose the route. Either you drive to Kuala Lumpur or to Kuantan and continue your Journey to Kuala Besut via LPT Hightway.
Travel by Bus
Budgeting and Relax with comfortable seats. Travel by bus is very convenience from Kuala Lumpur. Ticket Price RM50 per person from TBS Station (Terminal Bersepadu Selatan) straight away to Kuala Besut Bus Station. Journey approximately 8 hours. Bus will stop for 30-45min during the journey for toilet stop and to buy some snacks. Several choice of bus company to choose.
Bus schedule daily depart from 9.00pm to 11.00pm and arrive Kuala Besut around 6.00am.
There also a schedule depart in the morning at 9.00am, BUT you will arrive 5.00-6.00PM at Kuala Besut and high chances to miss the last boat to Perhentian Island. Recommend to early book the bus ticket. Can book via redbus.com, eticketing.my, easybook.com.
Bus Company to Kuala Besut – Sani Express, Queen Express, Perdana Express, Mutiara Express
Travel by Flight
Reminder to Diver – there is no fly time after your last dive. recommend to take after 5.00pm flight for your return flight
Nearest airport to Kuala Besut Jetty is Kota Bharu Airport (KBR)
approximately 45 min by taxi from KBR to Kuala Besut Jetty and cost you RM75-RM80 per taxi.
If your flight from KLIA – there is two airline travel to Kuala Besut daily. Malaysia Airline (KLIA) and Air Asia (KLIA2)
From Subang Airport (SZB), Firefly and Malindo Air flew daily to Kota Bharu Airport (KBR)
Fly time – 45min to 60min.
From Penang, only malaysia airline flew to Kota Bharu 2 times a week. You may check their schedule on their website.
Singaporean may enjoy direct flight to Kota Bharu Airport via Scoot Air. They flew 2 times a week. Just check on their website for the schedule