Air travel is the easiest way to get to Tioman Island. Berjaya Air provides regular daily flight from Kuala Lumpur and Singapore. From the Tioman Airport, sea buses or taxis are easy available. The journey takes approximately 10 minutes to Panuba Inn.
From Mersing, Tioman Island is just 2 hours journey by fast ferry or 1.5 hours by speed boat. Regular daily ferry and speed boat are available from 7am to 7pm daily. Please contact us for the boat schedules. Don't forget to inform the boat operator to drop you at Panuba Inn.
From Singapore, a catamaran service makes the 4.5 hours journey comfortable and relax. The ferry depart from the Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal in Singapore and arrive at Berjaya Jetty at Tioman Island. From here, you can catch any sea busses or sea taxis to panuba Inn, which take about another 15 minutes. Please contact us if you wish to pick up you at the Berjaya Resort or Tioman Airport.
-From Kuala Lumpur and Johor
Take North-South Highway, head south towards Johor (from KL or North) and if youre traveling from Singapore or Johor Bahru, head north. Exit at Ayer Hitam (after Yong Peng). Follow signs to Mersing or Route 3. Approximate traveling time : 4 hrs from KL and Singapore, 3 hrs from JB.
- From Terengganu/Kuantan
Take Route 3(coastal road), heading south towards JB.
Approximate traveling time from Kuantan, 3 hours
Traveling by bus is the cheapest alternative for those who are on shoestring budget. Buses from Johor Bahru to Mersing depart from Larkin Bus Terminal while in Kuala Lumpur, buses depart from the Pudu Raya. You may also get a bus to Mersing from various bus terminal in every states of the Peninsular Malaysia. All buses will stop at the R&R Mersing which is about 2 minutes walk to the jetty to Tioman.