There are 10 ways to get from George Town to Tioman Island by car ferry, bus, ferry, train, taxi or plane

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

Car ferry, bus, ferry  •  14 h 31 min

$27

Cheapest option

Car ferry, train, bus, ferry  •  15 h 40 min

$23 - $54

8 alternative options

Car ferry, train, taxi, ferry  •  16 h 16 min

$88 - $138

Car ferry, bus Utama Ekspres, ferry  •  16 h 51 min

$29 - $35

Fly to Kuantan, bus, ferry  •  10 h 51 min

  1. PEN - KUA

$63 - $197

Fly to Johor Bahru, bus, ferry  •  9 h 58 min

  1. PEN - JHB

$50 - $132

Fly to Singapore, bus, ferry  •  9 h 38 min

  1. PEN - SIN

$44 - $163

Fly to Kuala Lumpur, train, bus, ferry  •  11 h 15 min

  1. PEN - KUL

$45 - $101

Fly to Kuala Lumpur Subang, bus, ferry  •  12 h 39 min

  1. PEN - SZB

$49 - $106

Fly to Malacca, bus, ferry  •  12 h 10 min

  1. PEN - MKZ

$68 - $308

What companies run services between George Town, Malaysia and Tioman Island, Malaysia?

There is no direct connection from George Town to Kampung Tekek. However, you can take the car ferry to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal, take the walk to Butterworth, take the bus to Mersing, take the walk to Mersing Jetty, then take the ferry to Pulau Tioman. Alternatively, you can take the car ferry to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal, take the walk to Butterworth, take the train to Gemas, take the walk to Gemas, take the train to Bekok, take the taxi to Tanjung Gemok Jetty, then take the ferry to Kampung Tekek Jetty.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Penang to Kuantan via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Flights from Penang to Kuantan via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Penang to Johor Bahru via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Flights from Penang to Johor Bahru via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Flights from Penang to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Penang to Singapore via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Penang to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Penang to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Penang to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Langkawi
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Penang to Kuantan via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Flights from Penang to Kuantan via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Penang to Johor Bahru via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Flights from Penang to Johor Bahru via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Flights from Penang to Singapore via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Penang to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Penang to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Penang to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Langkawi
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$22 - $120
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Penang to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $120
Flights from Penang to Johor Bahru via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $120
Flights from Penang to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $190
Flights from Penang to Singapore via Langkawi
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$19 - $190
Flights from Penang to Singapore via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$19 - $190
Flights from Penang to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $80
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Penang to Johor Bahru via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$29 - $110
Flights from Penang to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Penang to Singapore via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Penang to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $110
Flights from Penang to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $110
Flights from Penang to Malacca
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $310
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Penang to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Penang to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $190
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Penang to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Butterworth to Gemas
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$12 - $14
Gold
$19 - $22
Platinum
$25 - $29
Train from Butterworth to Bandar Tasik Selatan
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$9 - $11
Gold
$14 - $16
Platinum
$18 - $21
KTM Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Gemas to Bekok
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Economy
$1 - $2
Superior
$2 - $4
Superior Night
$4 - $6
Premier
$4 - $5
Premier Night
$8 - $11
KLIA Transit
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to Bandar Tasik Selatan
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
Cepat Express
Website
cepatexpress.com.my
Bus from Butterworth to Mersing
Ave. Duration
10 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
cepatexpress.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Kuantan to Mersing
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
cepatexpress.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Transnasional
Website
transnasional.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Endau
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Bus from JB Larkin Terminal to Mersing
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Mersing
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Utama Ekspres
Phone
+603-7728 4789
Email
helpdesk@eticketing.my
Website
utamaexpress.com.my
Bus from Butterworth to Kuantan
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
utamaexpress.com.my
Book at
utamaexpress.com.my
Causeway Link
Website
causewaylink.com.my
Bus from Johor Larkin Terminal to Mersing
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
causewaylink.com.my
Bus from Melaka Sentral to Johor Larkin Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
causewaylink.com.my
KKKL Express
Ferry operators
Penang Port
Website
penangport.com.my
Car ferry from Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
penangport.com.my
Blue Water Ferry
Website
tiomanferry.com
Ferry from Mersing Jetty to Pulau Tioman
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
tiomanferry.com
Book at
easybook.com
Cataferry
Website
cataferry.com
Ferry from Tanjung Gemok Jetty to Kampung Tekek Jetty
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $29
Schedules at
cataferry.com
Standard Seat
$5 - $17
Premium Seat
$20 - $29
Other operators
Taxi from Bekok to Tanjung Gemok Jetty
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85

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Questions & Answers

The distance between George Town and Tioman Island is 515 km.

The cheapest way to get from George Town to Tioman Island is to car ferry and bus and ferry which costs RM 109 and takes 14 h 31 min.

The quickest way to get from George Town to Tioman Island is to fly and bus and ferry which takes 9 h 38 min and costs RM 170 - RM 650.

It takes approximately 14 h 31 min to get from George Town to Tioman Island, including transfers.