Getting to Bagus Place, Tioman

Getting to Bagus Place Retreat, Tioman Island

Even though Tioman feels like a remote island paradise, it’s surprisingly well connected. Please choose whether you’ll be coming from (or via) Kuala Lumpur or Singapore.

Do book your ferry or flight tickets to Tioman Island early and in advance especially during the peak season and weekends.

 


How to Get to Tioman Island from Kuala Lumpur (KL)

By Air:
You can fly direct from Kuala Lumpur, Subang Airport to Tioman Island in just 90 minutes with a private Chartered Flight.

Exclusive Private Flight Charter Service – SAS Air
1. Subang-Tioman-Subang (Kuala Lumpur) (1.5 hrs)

Please visit the website www.sassb.com.my for flight schedules, or call the SAS Air Hotline : +6011-3296 0939 or Shila: +6013-627 2473 or Email : ismail@sassb.com.my.

By Sea:
You can travel from KL to Mersing on mainland Malaysia by bus or taxi. This would take five to six hours. Ferries depart regularly throughout the day from Mersing to Tioman Island.

Guests are responsible for their own travel arrangements to and from Tioman Island, and we kindly request to notify us in advance the time of arrival and departure in order for us to coordinate Boat Pick Up and Send Off to/from Bagus Place.


 Via Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA)/ Low Cost Carrier Terminal (LCCT)/ Subang Airport

Options:

  • 45 minutes – 1 hour (60km) to Kuala Lumpur city centre either via taxi or bus.
  • KLIA Express Train to city (KL Sentral) – 28 mins at RM35.00 per pax one way. https://www.kliaekspres.com/
  • Stay overnight in the city centre and take a taxi or bus to the ferry terminal (5-6 hours).
  • Direct from Airport to Ferry Terminal (5 – 6 hours). You may opt to stay overnight at a hotel near the airport and continue your journey the next morning.

Premier Taxi (Door to Door service):
Pre-book in advanced. Here are just a few taxi companies to contact:
www.1malaysiataxi.com
www.sunlighttaxi.com
http://www.bluecab.my

*We advise to start your journey early in the morning.


How to Get to Tioman Island from Singapore

By Air:
You can fly direct from Singapore in just 90 minutes with a private Chartered Flight.

Exclusive Private Flight Charter Service – SAS Air
Singapore-Tioman-Singapore (1.5 hrs)

Please lease visit the website www.sassb.com.my for flight schedules or call the SAS Air Hotline : +6011-3296 0939 or Shila: +6013-627 2473 or Email : ismail@sassb.com.my.

 

Taxi Direct to Mersing:

Take a taxi or bus to go across the causeway to Johor, Malaysia and onwards to Mersing Ferry Terminal (3 – 4 hours)

Please refer to http://www.taxisingapore.com/singapore-to-malaysia/ for more info.

Bus Direct to Mersing:
Comfortable 24 seater buses. Please refer to:
http://www.easybook.com/

http://www.wtstravel.com.sg


 Ferry to Tioman Island

There are two ferry terminals which is located in two different states.

  1. Tanjung Gemok in Pahang state
    Note that if you are taking the ferry from Tanjung Gemok Jetty, the Marine Park Malaysia imposes a Conservation Fee of RM5.00 per pax.You need to pay upon arrival at Tioman Island.
  2. Mersing in Johor state
    Note that if you are taking the ferry from Mersing Jetty, the Johor National Park Corporation imposes a Conservation Fee of RM20.00 per pax (Non-Malaysians). At Tioman Island, the Marine Park Malaysia imposes a Conservation Fee of RM5.00 per pax. You need to pay upon arrival at Tioman Island.Total Conservation Fees to pay if you depart from Mersing Ferry Terminal is RM25.00.The ferry service timing is subject to the tides. You will need to contact the ticket agent to verify the timing a day before departure.

Do request for the latest ferry schedule and book your ferry tickets in advance.

You can book your ferry tickets from www.tiomanferry.com. or for direct booking, please call Mr David Lee at +6019 784 2977 anytime (he doesn’t use emails).

They can also assist you with transport arrangements from Singapore to Mersing/Tanjung Gemok ferry terminal.

After you have booked your ferry tickets, kindly inform us your ferry departure time.

Ferry Drop off point at Genting Jetty, Tioman Island
Our boat will pick you up at Genting, and Speed boat transfer to Bagus Place (20 mins)

You will be provided with the phone number of the person picking you up and will be asked to provide your phone number.

It is best to send an SMS just before boarding the ferry so that we can be there when you arrive.

NOTICE:
We advice to take the ferry departing no later than 3.00pm so that you will arrive at Tioman Island before darkThere will be no pick-up at dusk/night time.

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