Sibu island is a beautiful untouched island paradise for relaxing after a hectic work life.

It has very nice beach and clear water.

Most people visit Sibu island depart from Singapore, Johor or KL.

This article is about the 3 transport ways to reach Sibu island — Car, Bus and Flight.

From Singapore

Sibu island is easily accessible from Singapore within 3 hours.

Most of the guests of Sibu island come from Singapore, especially for diving and snorkeling packages.

From Singapore, Sibu island in the east Malaysian coast can be reached by car or minibus.

man floating relaxing at sibu island clear sea water

By Car

The self-driving takes about 2.5 hours.

You could self-drive and enjoy the scenery on the way.

By Bus 

The public bus route from Singpore to Sibu island will be: Singapore – JB Larkin Sentral – Kota Tinggi – Tanjung Leman jetty.

You could take bus from Singapore to JB Larkin Sentral first.

Then transfer bus to Kota Tinggi.

At last take a taxi to Tanjung Leman jetty.

Duration: 3 hours.

girl in black hair and white dress standing on beach of sibu island

From Johor

by Car

Self-driving from Johor to Sibu island is 1.5 hours.

There are flat rated parking lots at Tanjung Leman jetty.

The cost is RM8 per day.

by Bus

You could get to Kota Tinggi by bus and the costs starts from RM 4 per person.

Then take a taxi to Tanjung Leman jetty.

Duration: 3 hours.

couple taking wedding photo on beach of sibu island

From KL

By Bus

You could take bus from KL to Mersing bus stop or Kota Tinggi bus stop.

The journey is about 5 hours.

Bus ticket price is at RM40 per person.

Then get to Tanjung Leman Jetty by taxi for 1.5 hours.

Taxi fare is RM 120 to RM 150.

By Flight

Take morning earliest flight from KUL to Senai airport.

The flight is about 1 hour.

After that, you need to take 1.5 hour taxi to the Tanjung Leman jetty.

by Car

The self-driving takes about 4.5 hours to Sibu Island.

couple walking on beach of sibu island


Sibu island is a remote island in the Johor region of Malaysia, close and easy to reach from Singapore

You could get to Sibu island jetty by Car, Bus or Flight!


Read More:

Topic 1: Sibu Island Jetty

Topic 2: How to get to Sibu Island

Topic 3: Best Time to Visit Sibu Island

Topic 4: Top Resorts in Sibu Island 

Topic 5: Sibu Island Package

Topic 6: Things to do in Sibu island

Popular Sibu Resort Package:

Rimba Island Resort

Sari Pacifica Sibu Resort 


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