Public Transport

Method 2 : Public Transport

From Kuala Lumpur

Method 2 : Public Transport (Exciting and Cost Saving)
Route : From Kuala Lumpur to Jerantut – Intercity Bus
From Jerantut to Kuala Tahan – by Local Bus

There are 3 simple steps for you to follow:-

Step 1: Get a Daily Intercity Bus from Kuala Lumpur to Jerantut
These are public busses and some time you got to rush for the tickets. The last destination of these buses is in Jerantut. You don’t need to worry; you won’t miss your destination.
Below is the time table for intercity buses for to and fro;

BUS OPERATOR
KUALA LUMPUR TO JERANTUT
JERANTUT TO KUALA LUMPUR

Perwira Ekspress
Contact: 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
Contact: 09 2663188
Location: Pekeliling Bus Station
Time: 10:45am and 5:30pm
Fee: RM16.80
Location: Jerantut Bus Station
Time: 10:45am and 5:30pm
Fee
: RM16.80

Notes:

1. Price and schedule might be changed without prior notice. Please contact the provider to find out latest price and schedule.

2. Alternative route – You can get a bus from Kuala Lumpur to Temerloh then to Jerantut. However, we don’t recommend this route because it takes longer hours and extra expenses.

 

Step 2: Get a Taman Negara Bus from Jerantut to Kuala Tahan
The last stop for bus from Kuala Lumpur is at Jerantut bus station. Once arrived, look for a Taman Negara. Identify the bus by looking at the sign of Taman Negara and just hop in. No need to buy the ticket at the counter. The driver or conductor will issue the ticket at your seat before departure or while boarding.

The journey takes 1 to 1 ½ hour it depends on how many stops to pick up or drop the passengers. As a reminder, there is no toilet facility along the road to Kuala Tahan. It is better for you to go to the rest room before get into the bus.

Bus Operator
Jerantut to Kuala Tahan
Kuala Tahan to Jerantut
Bus Latiff and
Pahang Lin Siong
From: Jerantut Bus Station
Time: 5:30am, 08:30am,01:15pm and 05:30pm
Fare: RM6.00
From: Kuala Tahan Bus Stand
Time: 07:30am, 10:00am,03:30pm and 07:00pm
Fare: RM6.00

 

Step 3: Arrival in Taman Negara and Check in
After riding the bus through palm oil estate and thick jungle along the windy road for 1 – 1 ½ hours, the bus will stop at Kuala Tahan bus stand. Get off and walk straight to your pre booked accommodation for check in.

Note: Taxi services
There are taxi services from Kuala Lumpur to Taman Negara. You can hire a taxi or a car straight to Kuala Tahan. This is the most expensive travelling method to get to Taman Negara. It is about RM350.00 to RM400.00 per taxi – one way. If you have 4 persons in a group, then you might consider this method. Drop us an email if you want to know about this services.

 

You may also want to check out these methods:

Method 1 : Shuttle bus/Van (Click here to know more)
Method 3 : Self Drive (Click here to know more)