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

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

Fly to Kota Bharu, taxi, ferry  •  11 h 20 min

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

$142 - $528

1 alternative option

Fly to Kuala Trengganu, bus, ferry  •  14 h 43 min

  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

Questions & Answers

The distance between Manila and Pulau Perhentian is 2217 km.

It takes approximately 11 h 20 min to get from Manila to Pulau Perhentian, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Manila Airport to Kota Bharu Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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AirAsia Philippines, Firefly, Philippine Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Manila Airport to Kota Bharu Airport.

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There are 53+ hotels available in Pulau Perhentian. Prices start at $25 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: 11 h 20 min

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 Kota Bharu, 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
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Manila to Kota Bharu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Manila to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Kota Bharu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Manila to Kota Bharu via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Manila to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Kota Bharu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Manila to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Bus operators
Bas Persiaran
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Terminal Bas Kuala Terengganu to Kuala Besut Jetty
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
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
48 min
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
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
easybook.com
Book at
easybook.com
Perhentian Trans Holiday Sdn Bhd
Phone
+60195584736
Website
perhentiantrans.com
Ferry from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
easybook.com
Book at
easybook.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kota Bharu to Kuala Besut
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Gabungan Persatuan Pemandu Kereta Sewa Kelantan Barat
Phone
+60 9-744 2650

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