How to get there from Kuala Lumpur?

Taman Negara is located in the middle of Peninsular Malaysia and accessible by road, train and boat. The most popular route to get there is, start from Kuala Lumpur.  Check the available options below: -  


Shuttle Services (Bus/Van/Boat)

This is the easiest and most convenient for you to get to Taman Negara from Kuala Lumpur. The shuttle bus departs from Jalan Sultan, Chinatown, Kuala Lumpur. It takes estimated 3h 30 min – 4 h to reach Jerantut with a stop on it way for toilet break.

The ticket include bus or van and boat services.  To secure your seat, it is advisable for you to buy the ticket in advance. 

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Public Transports (Bus Services)

There are a few providers operate on this route. Among them are Perwira Ekspress and S E Ekspress. The buses depart from Stesen Bas Pekeliling, Kuala Lumpur to Stesen Bas Jerantut, and vice versa.  From Jerantut, continue your journey with a connecting local bus, Pahang Lin Siong or Bas Latif to Taman Negara.

SE Ekspress connects Jerantut to many major cities in Malaysia such as Temerloh, Bentong, Ipoh, Butterworth, Sg Petani, Alor Setar, Kuala Perlis, Kuala Lumpur, Shah Alam and Pelabuhan Kelang.  To check the latest update on schedule and fare, call S E Ekspress Jerantut (09 -266 3188) or S E Kuala Lumpur (03-4043 4690)

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Public Transports (Taxi)

Taxi services are available from Kuala Lumpur to Taman Negara. You can hire a taxi to fetch you from your hotel straight to Kuala Tahan. This is the most expensive mode of transfer to Taman Negara. It is estimated about RM400.00 to RM500.00 per taxi – one way.

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Self Drive 

Self drive is the best options if you want to explore and discover Malaysia on your trip. Current GPS technology with latest mobile apps devices help you to get to Taman Negara, easy and convenient, which was never happened before. Just download your preferable apps such as Google Map or Waze or HERE (offline version) and you are ready to go.

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KTMB provides train services to and from Jerantut. Connecting services by land or boat is required to and from Taman Negara.

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Currently, the train services on this line is temporarily not in service.  To check any update, please visit -


By Boat

The services are available from Kuala Tembeling Jetty to Kuala Tahan Jetty, Taman Negara. It takes about 2 hr 30 min to 3 hr boat ride to the destinations.