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Tinggi island is a beautiful and natural island in Johor.

The scenery is very beautiful, the sea water is super blue and very clear!

the beach on Tinggi island presents itself differently at different seasons of the year.

in order to get to Tinggi island , first you need to reach at Tanjung Leman Jetty, then take boat to get into the island.

Tanjung Leman Jetty is the boarding jetty for both Tinggi island and Sibu Island.

this article will introduce the 3 main transporting methods to get toTanjung Leman Jetty.

woman in pink bikini snorkeling at tinggi island clear sea


Getting Tanjung Leman Jetty by car is the most popular transporting method.

There are paid secure parking lots at theTanjung Leman Jetty.

The cost is about RM 10 per day.

From KL to Tanjung Leman Jetty by car takes 4.5 hours.

And 1.5 hour’s drive from Johor Bahru will take you to Tanjung Leman Jetty.

From SG to Tanjung Leman Jetty by car takes about 2.5 hours.

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The nearest bus station to Tanjung Leman Jetty is Kota Tinggi bus station.

After arriving at Kota Tinggi, Then take a taxi from Kota Tinggi to Tanjung Leman Jetty for 1.5 hour.

You can buy the bus ticket through Busonline, redbus and other bus ticket agents.

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woman with black long hair sitting on beach of tinggi raising one hand

From Kuala Lumpur

Bus from KL to Kota Tinggi bus station takes about 5 hours.

From Johor 

From Johor to Kota Tinggi bus station takes about 1.5 hours.

From Singapore 

Bus from Singapore to JB Larkin Sentral, then Transferr bus from JB to Kota Tinggi bus station.

total duration is about 3-4 hours.

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The nearest airport to Tinggi island is Senai airport. The code name is JHB.

If airline you can consider Airasia, Malaysia airline and so on.

It takes about 55 minutes flight time From KLIA (Kuala Lumpur) to reach the Senai airport.

then you could take A taxi for 1.5 hours transfer from the airport toTanjung Leman Jetty.

people surfing at tinggi island sea


Tinggi island is the best destination If you are looking for a quiet getaway with family , a stay-cation, or a couple weekend getaway in Johor.

So if you choose public transportation, you need to transfer to a taxi to the jetty after arriving at Kota Tinggi.

We recommend you visit Tinggi island by Car, or Private Van.

Read More:

Tinggi Island Jetty and Boat

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The Best Time Visit Tinggi Island

The only Resort in Tinggi Island

Top 7 Activities in Tinggi island

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How did you get to Tanjung Leman Jetty before?

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