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;
KUALA LUMPUR TO JERANTUT
JERANTUT TO KUALA LUMPUR
From: Pekeliling Bus Station
From: Jerantut Bus Station
Contact: 09 2663188
|Location: Pekeliling Bus Station|
9:00 am, 9:30 am, 10:45 pm,
12:00 pm, 3:30 pm, 5:30 pm
|Location: Jerantut Bus Station
8:45 am, 10:00 am, 12:30 pm,
2:45 pm, 4:00 pm, 5:00 pm
Note: Prices are might changed without any prior notice
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.
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
|From: Kuala Tahan Bus Stand
Time: 07:30am, 10:00am,03:30pm and 07:00pm
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.
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