Public Transport (Bus Services)

Public Transport (Bus Services)

To buy a bus ticket – click here

The public transport (bus services) is the cheapest way to get to Taman Negara. However, you may  require the longest traveling time to get there. There is no direct express or intercity bus to Taman Negara. You can get to Taman Negara by bus from any cities or towns in Malaysia, via Jerantut, the nearest town to Taman Negara.

To check your route  and book a bus ticket - click here

Among popular cities or towns where tourists depart, are from: -

  • Jerantut
  • Kuala Lumpur
  • Singapore
  • Kota Bharu
  • Mersing (Jetty to Pulau Tioman)
  • Kuala Rompin (Jetty to Pulau Tioman)
  • Penang
  • Kuala Perlis (Jetty to Pulau Langkawi)
  • Malacca

Please take note, if there is no option for arrival to Jerantut, choose the nearest or connecting cities or town to Jerantut, i.e. Temerloh, Kuantan etc.  To learn more about public transport (bus services) to Taman Negara, see below: -

 
From Jerantut 
(To Taman Negara)

Jerantut is the nearest town to Taman Negara. It is connected to Taman Negara by Jungle Bus. Two (2) bus operators, Bas Latif and Pahang Lin Siong serve on  this route. They have limited trips in a day and the schedule might be changed without notice. Estimated journey takes 1 hr – 1 hr 30 min, that depends on number of stops to pick up or drop off passengers along the route. As a reminder, there is no toilet facility along the road. Therefore, it is better for you to go to the restroom before get into the bus.

As a guide, check the timetable below;

Bus Operator
Jerantut to Kuala Tahan
Kuala Tahan to Jerantut
Bus Latiff (Tel: 019-355 1050) and
Pahang Lin Siong (Tel: 09-266 3082)
From: Jerantut Bus Station
Time: 8:00am, 12:00pm, and 1:00pm
Fare: RM7.00
From: Kuala Tahan Bus Stand
Time: 10:00am, 12:00pm, and 3:00pm
Fare: RM7.00

Notes:

The operators might change the schedule, price, route and etc without notice. We are not responsible for any changes. Please check with the operators to reconfirm the information.

No online booking option for this services

After 1 hr – 1 hr 30 min bus ride, you will reach Kuala Tahan, Taman Negara. The bus stop is located at the central part of Kampung Kuala Tahan. Most of the resorts, guest house, chalets and hostels in Kuala Tahan are located within your working distance from the bus stop. A few, need a boat ride to reach the resorts. Check your resort exact location before arrival.

 

From Jerantut 
(To Kuala Lumpur or other cities)
 
From Jerantut you can continue your journey by bus to destinations as below: -

  • Kuala Lumpur
  • Kuantan
  • Temerloh
  • Klang
  • Shah Alam

To  book a bus ticket - click here

 
From Kuala Lumpur
(To Jerantut)

From Kuala Lumpur, you can go straight to Jerantut. There are two (2) bus providers operate on this route. The bus depart from Stesen Bas Pekeliling, Kuala Lumpur to Stesen Bas Jerantut, and vice versa. From your hotel in Kuala Lumpur get either Monorail Transit System (MRT) or Light Rail Transit (LRT) to Stesen Bas Pekeliling. The nearest MRT and LRT stations are located at Titiwangsa.

To plan your trip by bus, check the timetable below;

BUS OPERATOR
KUALA LUMPUR TO JERANTUT
JERANTUT TO KUALA LUMPUR

Perwira Ekspress
Tel: 09 2663919

From: Pekeliling Bus Station
Time: 08:30am and 10:30am
Fee: RM13.00

From: Jerantut Bus Station
Time: 14:30pm and 16:00pm
Fee: RM13.00

SE Ekspress
Tel: 09 2663188
Location: Pekeliling Bus Station
Time: 10:45am and 5:30pm
Fee: RM19.50
Location: Jerantut Bus Station
Time: 10:00am and 02:45pm
Fee
: RM19.50

Notes:

The operators might change the schedule, price and etc without notice. We are not responsible for any changes. Please check with the operators to reconfirm the information. As an alternative, get a shuttle services (bus & boat) from Kuala Lumpur direct to Taman Negara.  

To check availability and buy the ticket – click here

Select;

Depart From: Kuala Lumpur 
Arrive To: Taman Negara 
 

From Singapore
(To Kuala Lumpur, then to Jerantut)

Taman Negara receives thousands of tourists who love nature and rainforest from Singapore every year. One of the most popular ways to get to Taman Negara is by bus from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur.  Beside travel by bus, train is getting more popular among the tourists from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur.  From Kuala Lumpur, continue  your journey to Jerantut then to Taman Negara. As an alternative, get a shuttle services (bus & boat services) from Kuala Lumpur direct to Taman Negara.

To buy a bus or train ticket from Singapore - click here

Select:

Depart From: Singapore
Arrive To: Kuala Lumpur

 
Then followed by,

Depart From: Kuala Lumpur 
Arrive To: Taman Negara 

 

Notes: -
Jungle train from Singapore to Jerantut is temporarily  not in service.

 
From Kota Bharu
(To Jerantut)

Kota Bharu is popular city among tourists who visit Pulau Perhentian. From Kota Bharu take the public transport (bus services) to Temerloh then to Jerantut then to Taman Negara. Please take note, this takes long traveling hours and require interchange at Temerloh and Jerantut bus stations. Alternatively, get a shuttle services (bus and boat) direct to Taman Negara.

To buy a ticket from Kota Bharuclick here

Select:

Depart From: Kota Bharu (Kelantan)
Arrive To: Temerloh (Pahang)

Then followed by,

Depart From: Temerloh (Pahang)
Arrive To: Jerantut (Pahang)

From Jerantut to Taman Negara – by Jungle Bus

 
Alternative services; From Jetty Kuala Besut to Taman Negara by shuttle services.

 
Depart From: Jetty Kuala Besut (Kelantan)
Arrive To: Taman Negara (Pahang)

 
From Mersing (Jetty to Pulau Tioman)
(To Kuantan, then to Jerantut)

Mersing is popular town among tourists who visit Pulau Tioman. From Mersing take the public transport (bus services) to Kuantan then to Jerantut then to Taman Negara. Please take note, this takes long traveling hours and require interchange at Kuantan and Jerantut bus stations.

To buy a ticket from Mersing - click here

Select:

Depart From: Mersing (Johor)
Arrive To: Kuantan (Pahang)

Then followed by,

Depart From: Kuantan (Pahang)
Arrive To: Jerantut (Pahang)

From Jerantut to Taman Negara – by Jungle Bus

 
Notes: -

Alternative route; from Mersing to Kuala Lumpur then to Jerantut then to Taman Negara.

 
From Kuala Rompin (Jetty to Pulau Tioman)
(To Kuantan, then to Jerantut)

Kuala Rompin is popular town among tourists who visit Pulau Tioman. From Kuala Rompin take the public transport (bus services) to Kuantan then to Jerantut then to Taman Negara. Please take note, this takes long traveling hours and require interchange at Kuantan and Jerantut bus stations.

To buy a ticket from Kuala Rompin - click here

Select:

Depart From: Kuala Rompin (Johor)
Arrive To: Kuantan (Pahang)

Then followed by,

Depart From: Kuantan (Pahang)
Arrive To: Jerantut (Pahang)

From Jerantut to Taman Negara – by Jungle Bus

 
From Penang
(To Kuala Lumpur, then to Jerantut)

Penang is well known as UNESCO Listed Georgetown as World Heritage site. There are many original colonial (chinese style) and historical building attract thousands of tourists from all over the world. From Penang take the public transport (bus services) to Kuala Lumpur, then to Jerantut then to Taman Negara. Please take note, this takes long traveling hours and require interchange at Kuala Lumpur and Jerantut bus stations.

To buy a ticket from Penang - click here

Select:

Depart From: Penang
Arrive To: Kuala Lumpur

Then followed by,

Depart From: Kuala Lumpur
Arrive To: Jerantut 

From Jerantut to Taman Negara – by Jungle Bus

 
From Kuala Perlis (Jetty to Pulau Langkawi)
(To Kuala Lumpur, then to Jerantut)

Pulau Langkawi is well known as one of the best world beach destinations. Langkawi’s pristine beaches are rated among the best in the world while its vast roads provide easy access to many historical landmarks and picturesque attractions and perfect for those who like exploring. To get to Taman Negara from Pulau Langkawi, take the public transport (bus services) to Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur then to Jerantut. Please take note, this takes long traveling hours and require interchange at Kuala Lumpur and Jerantut bus stations.

To buy a ticket from Kuala Perlis - click here

Select:

Depart From: Kuala Perlis
Arrive To: Kuala Lumpur

Then followed by,

Depart From: Kuala Lumpur
Arrive To: Jerantut 

From Jerantut to Taman Negara – by Jungle Bus

 

 

Shuttle Services (Bus/Van/Boat)  (Click here to know more)

Self Drive  (Click here to know more)