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There are 8 ways to get from Mersing to Pulau Perhentian by bus, ferry, plane or train

Select a route below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, ferry  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Mersing to Kota Bharu
  2. Take the bus from Kota Bharu to Kuala Besut
  3. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut to Perhentian Besar

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry via Kuantan  •  14 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Mersing to Kuantan
  2. Take the bus from Kuantan to Kuala Terengganu
  3. Take the bus from Kuala Terengganu to Kuala Besut
  4. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut to Perhentian Besar

$21 - $28

6 alternative options

Bus to Johor Bahru, fly to Kota Bharu, bus, ferry  •  11 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Mersing to Johor Larkin Terminal
  2. Fly from Johor Bahru (JHB) to Kota Bharu (KBR) JHB - KBR
  3. Take the bus from Kota Bharu to Kuala Besut
  4. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut to Perhentian Besar

Bus to Johor Bahru, fly to Kuala Trengganu, bus, ferry  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Mersing to Johor Larkin Terminal
  2. Fly from Johor Bahru (JHB) to Kuala Trengganu (TGG) JHB - TGG
  3. Take the bus from Kuala Terengganu to Kuala Besut
  4. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut to Perhentian Besar

$60 - $243

Bus, train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Kota Bharu, ferry  •  11 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Mersing to Kuala Lumpur
  2. Take the train from Bandar Tasik Selatan to Klia T1
  3. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Kota Bharu (KBR) KUL - KBR
  4. Take the bus from Kota Bharu to Kuala Besut
  5. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut to Perhentian Besar

Bus to Kuala Lumpur Subang, fly to Kota Bharu, bus, ferry  •  12 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Mersing to Kuala Lumpur
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Kota Bharu (KBR) SZB - KBR
  3. Take the bus from Kota Bharu to Kuala Besut
  4. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut to Perhentian Besar

Bus, train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Kuala Trengganu, ferry  •  13 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Mersing to Kuala Lumpur
  2. Take the train from Bandar Tasik Selatan to Klia T1
  3. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Kuala Trengganu (TGG) KUL - TGG
  4. Take the bus from Kuala Terengganu to Kuala Besut
  5. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut to Perhentian Besar

$45 - $119

Bus to Kuala Lumpur Subang, fly to Kuala Trengganu, bus, ferry  •  13 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Mersing to Kuala Lumpur
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Kuala Trengganu (TGG) SZB - TGG
  3. Take the bus from Kuala Terengganu to Kuala Besut
  4. Take the ferry from Kuala Besut to Perhentian Besar

$53 - $125

Map of how to get from Mersing to Pulau Perhentian.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 252.5 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 33 min

What companies run services between Mersing, Malaysia and Pulau Perhentian, Malaysia?

There is no direct connection from Mersing to Pulau Perhentian. However, you can take the bus to Kota Bharu, take the walk to Kota Bharu, take the bus to Kuala Besut, take the ferry to Perhentian Besar, then take the walk to Pulau Perhentian. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Mersing to Pulau Perhentian via Kuantan, Kuala Terengganu, Kuala Terengganu, Kuala Besut, and Perhentian Besar in around 14 hours 58 minutes.

Airlines
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kota Bharu via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Avg. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu
Avg. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$18 - $120
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kota Bharu
Avg. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kuala Trengganu
Avg. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $170
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kota Bharu via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Avg. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $130
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kota Bharu via Kuala Lumpur
Avg. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur
Avg. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Avg. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu
Avg. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kota Bharu
Avg. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kota Bharu via Penang
Avg. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Trengganu
Avg. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $170
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kuala Trengganu
Avg. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $170
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kota Bharu via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Avg. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $130
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kota Bharu via Kuala Lumpur
Avg. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur
Avg. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Avg. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu
Avg. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kota Bharu
Avg. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kota Bharu via Penang
Avg. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Trengganu
Avg. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $170
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kuala Trengganu
Avg. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $170
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kota Bharu via Kuala Lumpur
Avg. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $150
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kota Bharu via Kuching
Avg. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Trengganu
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur
Avg. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu
Avg. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$12 - $95
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Trengganu
Avg. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $130
Train operators
KLIA Transit
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Bandar Tasik Selatan to Klia T1
Avg. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
Transnasional
Website
transnasional.com.my
Bus from Mersing to Kota Bharu
Avg. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Book at
busonlineticket.com
Bus from Kota Bharu to Kuala Besut
Avg. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Book at
busonlineticket.com
Bus from Kuala Terengganu to Kuala Besut
Avg. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Book at
busonlineticket.com
Bus from Mersing to Johor Larkin Terminal
Avg. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Book at
busonlineticket.com
Bus from Mersing to Kuala Lumpur
Avg. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Book at
busonlineticket.com
Cepat Express
Website
cepatexpress.com.my
Bus from Mersing to Kuantan
Avg. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
cepatexpress.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Mara Liner
Website
maraliner.com.my
Bus from Kuantan to Kuala Terengganu
Avg. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
maralinergroup.my
Book at
easybook.com
Ferry operators
Perhentian Trans
Website
perhentiantrans.com
Ferry from Kuala Besut to Perhentian Besar
Avg. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
perhentiantrans.com
Redangisland Ferry Transport
Website
redangisland.org
Ferry from Kuala Besut to Perhentian Besar
Avg. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
redangisland.org

How far is it from Mersing to Pulau Perhentian?

The distance between Mersing and Pulau Perhentian is 404 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Mersing to Pulau Perhentian?

The cheapest way to get from Mersing to Pulau Perhentian is to bus and ferry which costs RM 85 and takes 14 hours 58 minutes.

What is the fastest way to get from Mersing to Pulau Perhentian?

The quickest way to get from Mersing to Pulau Perhentian is to bus and fly and ferry which takes 11 hours 8 minutes and costs RM 390.

How long does it take to get from Mersing to Pulau Perhentian?

It takes approximately 10 hours 33 minutes to get from Mersing to Pulau Perhentian, including transfers.