There are 2 ways to get from Manila to Pulau Perhentian by plane, bus, ferry or shuttle

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Fly to Sultan Ismail Petra, bus, ferry  •  13h 23m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Sultan Ismail Petra (KBR) MNL - KBR
  2. Take the bus from Kota Bharu Airport to Kuala Besut Jetty
  3. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut Jetty to Pulau Perhentian

RM 622 - RM 1575

1 alternative option

Fly to Kuala Trengganu, shuttle, ferry  •  14h 12m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Kuala Trengganu (TGG) MNL - TGG
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Merang Jetty to Kuala Besut Jetty
  3. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut Jetty to Pulau Perhentian

RM 630 - RM 1435

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The cheapest way to get from Manila to Pulau Perhentian is to fly and bus and ferry which costs ₱7,000 - ₱19,000 and takes 13h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Pulau Perhentian is to fly and bus and ferry which costs ₱7,000 - ₱19,000 and takes 13h 23m.

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The distance between Manila and Pulau Perhentian is 2217 km.

It takes approximately 13h 23m to get from Manila to Pulau Perhentian, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Manila Airport to Sultan Ismail Petra Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 30m and has one stopover.

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Singapore Airlines, AirAsia Philippines, Philippine Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Manila Airport to Sultan Ismail Petra Airport.

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There are 74+ hotels available in Pulau Perhentian. Prices start at RM 500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Pulau Perhentian.
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  • Distance: 2216.5 km
  • Duration: 13h 23m

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Pulau Perhentian, Malaysia?

There is no direct connection from Manila to Pulau Perhentian. However, you can take the train to Edsa Lrt, take the walk to Epifanio de los Santos Avenue, Lungsod ng Pasay, take the night bus to Terminal 1 Arrivals Area Rd, Ninoy Aquino International Airport, Parañaque City, Manila, take the walk to Manila airport, fly to Sultan Ismail Petra, take the walk to Kota Bharu Airport, take the bus to Kuala Besut Jetty, take the walk to Kuala Besut Jetty, take the ferry to Pulau Perhentian, then take the walk to Pulau Perhentian. Alternatively, you can take the train to Edsa Lrt, take the walk to Epifanio de los Santos Avenue, Lungsod ng Pasay, take the night bus to Terminal 1 Arrivals Area Rd, Ninoy Aquino International Airport, Parañaque City, Manila, take the walk to Manila airport, fly to Kuala Trengganu, take the walk to Kuala Terengganu Airport, take the line 102 bus to Merang Jetty, take the walk to Merang Jetty, take the shuttle to Kuala Besut Jetty, take the walk to Kuala Besut Jetty, take the ferry to Pulau Perhentian, then take the walk to Pulau Perhentian.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Manila to Sultan Ismail Petra via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 500 - RM 1600
Flights from Manila to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 470 - RM 1500
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Sultan Ismail Petra via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 750 - RM 2500
Flights from Manila to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 600 - RM 1900
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Sultan Ismail Petra via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 900 - RM 3100
Flights from Manila to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 600 - RM 1900
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Manila to Sultan Ismail Petra via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 950 - RM 3700
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Manila to Sultan Ismail Petra via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 900 - RM 3100
Bus operators
Seven Seas Holiday Sdn Bhd
Phone
+6019-558 4736
Email
booking@besutjetty.com
Website
besutjetty.com
Bus from Kota Bharu Airport to Kuala Besut Jetty
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 35
Schedules at
besutjetty.com
Book at
besutjetty.com
Merang Jetty
Website
merangjetty.com
Shuttle from Merang Jetty to Kuala Besut Jetty
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RM 90
Schedules at
merangjetty.com
Ferry operators
Seven Seas Holiday Sdn Bhd
Phone
+6019-558 4736
Email
booking@besutjetty.com
Website
besutjetty.com
Ferry from Kuala Besut Jetty to Pulau Perhentian
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
RM 35
Schedules at
besutjetty.com
Book at
besutjetty.com
Perhentian Trans Holiday Sdn Bhd
Phone
+60195584736
Website
perhentiantrans.com
Ferry from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 35
Schedules at
perhentian.com.my
Book at
easybook.com

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