There are 4 ways to get from Singapore to Johor Bahru by subway, bus, car or foot

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Subway  •  50 min

  1. Take the subway from City Hall to Marsiling North South Line

$1 - $3

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Bus  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Botanic Gdns Stn to Woodlands Train Checkpt 170 / ...

$1 - $5

2 alternative options

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Singapore to Johor Bahru 18.2 miles

$3 - $6

Walk  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Walk from Singapore to Johor Bahru 19.4 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Singapore to Johor Bahru is to subway which costs $1 - $3 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Singapore to Johor Bahru is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Botanic Gdns Stn and arriving at Woodlands Train Checkpt. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

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The distance between Singapore and Johor Bahru is 22 km. The road distance is 29.1 km.

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The best way to get from Singapore to Johor Bahru without a car is to subway which takes 50 min and costs $1 - $3.

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The subway from City Hall to Marsiling takes 50 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Singapore to Johor Bahru bus services, operated by SBS Transit, depart from Botanic Gdns Stn station.

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Singapore to Johor Bahru bus services, operated by SBS Transit, arrive at Woodlands Train Checkpt station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Singapore to Johor Bahru is 29 km. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Singapore to Johor Bahru.

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There are 1601+ hotels available in Johor Bahru. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Singapore to Johor Bahru.
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  • Distance: 13.8 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

What companies run services between Singapore and Johor Bahru, Malaysia?

SBS Transit operates a bus from Singapore to Johor Bahru every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 1 h 1 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Train operators
SMRT
Phone
+1 800-336-8900
Website
smrt.com.sg
Subway from City Hall to Marsiling
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
smrt.com.sg
Bus operators
SBS Transit
Website
sbstransit.com.sg
Bus from Botanic Gdns Stn to Woodlands Train Checkpt
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
sbstransit.com.sg
Causeway Link
Website
causewaylink.com.my
Bus from Newton Circus to Johor Bahru CIQ
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
causewaylink.com.my
Transtar Travel
Phone
(65) 6297 9009
Website
transtar.travel
Bus from Pan Pacific Hotel to Johor Bahru Check Point
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
transtar.travel
SMRT
Website
smrt.com.sg
Bus from Raffles Town Club to Woodlands Train Checkpt
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
journey.smrt.com.sg

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