There are 3 ways to get from Kuala Besut to Jerantut by taxi, train, bus or car

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Taxi, train  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kuala Besut to Krai
  2. Take the train from Krai to Jerantut

$32 - $41

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Bus  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Kuala Besut Jetty to Taman Negara
  2. Take the bus from Taman Negara to Jerantut

$30 - $31

1 alternative option

Drive  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Besut to Jerantut 288.1 miles

$21 - $35

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No, there is no direct bus from Kuala Besut to Jerantut. However, there are services departing from Kuala Besut Jetty and arriving at Jerantut via Taman Negara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h.

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The distance between Kuala Besut and Jerantut is 212 km. The road distance is 460.9 km.

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The best way to get from Kuala Besut to Jerantut without a car is to taxi and train which takes 7 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 48 min to get from Kuala Besut to Jerantut, including transfers.

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Kuala Besut to Jerantut bus services, operated by Han Travel, depart from Kuala Besut Jetty station.

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Kuala Besut to Jerantut bus services, operated by Han Travel, arrive at Jerantut station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kuala Besut to Jerantut is 461 km. It takes approximately 5 h 11 min to drive from Kuala Besut to Jerantut.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Jerantut. Prices start at $14 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Besut to Jerantut.
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  • Distance: 132.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 48 min

What companies run services between Kuala Besut, Malaysia and Jerantut, Malaysia?

You can take a bus from Kuala Besut to Jerantut via Taman Negara in around 11 h.

Train operators
KTM Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Krai to Jerantut
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Economy
$3 - $4
Superior
$5 - $7
Superior Night
$6 - $9
Premier
$11 - $12
Premier Night
$14 - $17
Bus operators
Han Travel
Website
han.travel
Bus from Kuala Besut Jetty to Taman Negara
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
han.travel
Bus from Taman Negara to Jerantut
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
han.travel
NKS Shuttle
Website
taman-negara-nks.com
Bus from Kuala Besut Jetty to Taman Negara
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
taman-negara-nks.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kuala Besut to Krai
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32

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