There are 6 ways to get from Butterworth to Redang Island by train, bus, ferry, plane or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

KTM Komuter, bus, ferry  •  11 h 2 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Butterworth to Sungai Petani
  2. Take the bus from Sungai Petani to Jerteh
  3. Take the ferry from Merang Jetty to Redang Island

$37 - $41

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry #2  •  22 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Butterworth to Kuala Terengganu
  2. Take the ferry from Syahbandar Jetty to Redang Island

$26

4 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Parit Buntar to Kuala Terengganu
  2. Take the ferry from Syahbandar Jetty to Redang Island

$32

Bus, ferry via Ipoh Aman Jaya  •  14 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Ipoh Aman Jaya
  2. Take the bus from Ipoh to Kuala Terengganu
  3. Take the ferry from Merang Jetty to Redang Island

$37 - $43

KTM Komuter to Alor Setar, fly to Kuala Trengganu, ferry  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Butterworth to Anak Bukit
  2. Fly from Alor Setar (AOR) to Kuala Trengganu (TGG) AOR - TGG
  3. Take the ferry from Syahbandar Jetty to Redang Island

$52 - $158

Car ferry to Penang, fly to Kota Bharu, bus, ferry  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
  2. Fly from Penang (PEN) to Kota Bharu (KBR) PEN - KBR
  3. Take the bus from Teluk Mesira to Kuala Terengganu
  4. Take the ferry from Syahbandar Jetty to Redang Island

$53 - $125

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Butterworth to Redang Island is to bus and ferry which costs RM 109 and takes 22 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Butterworth to Redang Island is to KTM Komuter and fly and ferry which costs RM 210 - RM 700 and takes 8 h 9 min.

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The distance between Butterworth and Redang Island is 295 km.

The best way to get from Butterworth to Redang Island without a car is to KTM Komuter and bus and ferry which takes 11 h 2 min and costs RM 150 - RM 170.

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It takes approximately 11 h 2 min to get from Butterworth to Redang Island, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Alor Setar Airport to Kuala Trengganu Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Malindo Airways, Malaysia Airlines, Firefly and AirAsia offer flights from Alor Setar Airport to Kuala Trengganu Airport.

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There are 10+ hotels available in Redang Island. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Butterworth to Redang Island.
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  • Distance: 184.2 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 2 min

What companies run services between Butterworth, Malaysia and Redang Island, Malaysia?

There is no direct connection from Butterworth to Redang Island. However, you can take the KTM Komuter to Sungai Petani, take the bus to Jerteh, take the bus to Sungai Setiu, take the taxi to Merang Jetty, then take the ferry to Redang Island. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Butterworth to Redang Island via Parit Buntar, Parit Buntar, Kuala Terengganu, and Syahbandar Jetty in around 11 h 25 min.

Airlines
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $130
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Flights from Penang to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $130
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Flights from Penang to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $130
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $150
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $140
Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Butterworth to Sungai Petani
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Butterworth to Anak Bukit
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
E-Mutiara Express
Website
e-mutiara.com.my
Bus from Sungai Petani to Jerteh
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
e-mutiara.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
S.P Bumi
Website
spbumi.com.my
Bus from Parit Buntar to Kuala Terengganu
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
spbumi.com.my
Bus from Ipoh to Kuala Terengganu
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
spbumi.com.my
Bus from Butterworth to Kuala Terengganu
Ave. Duration
20 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
spbumi.com.my
Express Kesatuan
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Ipoh Aman Jaya
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
easybook.com
Bus from Ipoh Amanjaya to Kuala Terengganu
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
easybook.com
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Butterworth to Terminal Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Perak Transit
Website
peraktransit.com.my
Bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Terminal Amanjaya Ipoh
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
peraktransit.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Cepat Express
Website
cepatexpress.com.my
Bus from Butterworth to Terminal Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
cepatexpress.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Mara Liner
Website
maraliner.com.my
Bus from Butterworth to Ipoh Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
maralinergroup.my
Book at
easybook.com
Ekspres Perdana
Website
ekspresperdana.com.my
Bus from Teluk Mesira to Kuala Terengganu
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
ekspresperdana.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Ferry operators
Al Ameen Boat Services
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Merang Jetty to Redang Island
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
easybook.com
Book at
easybook.com
D Ammar Holiday
Ferry from Merang Jetty to Redang Island
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
easybook.com
Book at
easybook.com
Sejahtera Ferry Services Sdn Bhd
Email
sejahteraferry@yahoo.com
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Syahbandar Jetty to Redang Island
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
redangisland.org
Rapid Ferry
Car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
myrapid.com.my
Adult passenger
$1
Car
$2

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