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There are 2 ways to get from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Tahan by ferry, bus or taxi

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

Ferry, bus, taxi  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Take the ferry from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Besut
  2. Take the bus from Jerteh to Gua Musang
  3. Take a taxi from Gua Musang to Kuala Tahan

$103 - $130

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take the ferry from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Besut
  2. Take the bus from Kuala Besut Jetty to Taman Negara

$29 - $31

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Tahan is to ferry and bus which costs RM 120 - RM 135 and takes 10 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Tahan is to ferry and bus which costs RM 120 - RM 135 and takes 10 h 22 min.

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The distance between Pulau Perhentian and Kuala Tahan is 172 km.

The best way to get from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Tahan without a car is to ferry and bus and taxi which takes 10 h 34 min and costs RM 430 - RM 550.

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It takes approximately 10 h 34 min to get from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Tahan, including transfers.

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There are 22+ hotels available in Kuala Tahan. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Tahan.
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  • Distance: 107.6 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 34 min

What companies run services between Pulau Perhentian, Malaysia and Kuala Tahan, Malaysia?

There is no direct connection from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Tahan. However, you can take the walk to Pulau Perhentian, take the ferry to Kuala Besut, take the taxi to Jerteh, take the bus to Gua Musang, then take the taxi to Kuala Tahan. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Tahan via Pulau Perhentian, Kuala Besut, and Kuala Besut Jetty in around 10 h 22 min.

Bus operators
E-Mutiara Express
Website
e-mutiara.com.my
Bus from Jerteh to Gua Musang
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
e-mutiara.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
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
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
Ferry operators
Ain Holidays
Email
enquiry@ain-holidays.com
Website
ain-holidays.com
Ferry from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Besut
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
ain-holidays.com
Book at
easybook.com
Barracuda Holiday Sdn Bhd
Ferry from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Besut
Ave. Duration
49 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 Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Besut
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
easybook.com
Book at
easybook.com
Other operators
Taxi from Gua Musang to Kuala Tahan
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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