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

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Fly to Sultan Ismail Petra, taxi, ferry  •  12h 24m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Sultan Ismail Petra (KBR) MNL - KBR
  2. Take a taxi from Sultan Ismail Petra to Kuala Besut
  3. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian

$142 - $528

1 alternative option

Fly to Kuala Trengganu, bus, ferry  •  14h 27m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Kuala Trengganu (TGG) MNL - TGG
  2. Take the bus from Terminal Bas Kuala Terengganu to Kuala Besut Jetty
  3. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian

$159 - $622

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The cheapest way to get from Manila to Pulau Perhentian is to fly and taxi and ferry which costs ₱7,500 - ₱29,000 and takes 12h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Pulau Perhentian is to fly and taxi and ferry which costs ₱7,500 - ₱29,000 and takes 12h 24m.

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The distance between Manila and Pulau Perhentian is 2217 km.

It takes approximately 12h 24m 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 50m and has one stopover.

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

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There are 51+ hotels available in Pulau Perhentian. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Pulau Perhentian.
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  • Distance: 1385.3 miles
  • Duration: 12h 24m

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 Gil Puyat LRT, take the walk to Jam Liner/Atrium, take the Airport Bus to NAIA Terminal 2, take the walk to Manila airport, fly to Sultan Ismail Petra, take the taxi to Kuala Besut, take the ferry to Pulau Perhentian, then take the walk to Pulau Perhentian. Alternatively, you can take the train to Gil Puyat LRT, take the walk to Jam Liner/Atrium, take the Airport Bus to NAIA Terminal 2, take the walk to Manila airport, fly to Kuala Trengganu, take the taxi to Terminal Bas Kuala Terengganu, take the bus to Kuala Besut Jetty, take the walk to Kuala Besut, take the ferry to Pulau Perhentian, then take the walk to Pulau Perhentian.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Sultan Ismail Petra via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Manila to Sultan Ismail Petra via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Manila to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Manila to Sultan Ismail Petra via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Manila to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Bus operators
Bas Persiaran
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Terminal Bas Kuala Terengganu to Kuala Besut Jetty
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
easybook.com
Ferry operators
Ain Holidays
Email
enquiry@ain-holidays.com
Website
ain-holidays.com
Ferry from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
ain-holidays.com
Book at
easybook.com
Barracuda Holiday Sdn Bhd
Ferry from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Perhentian Trans Holiday Sdn Bhd
Phone
+60195584736
Website
perhentiantrans.com
Ferry from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
perhentian.com.my
Other operators
Taxi from Sultan Ismail Petra to Kuala Besut
Ave. Duration
57m
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Gabungan Persatuan Pemandu Kereta Sewa Kelantan Barat
Phone
+60 9-744 2650

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