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Travel from Johor Bahru to Kuala Terengganu by Bus
Kuala Terengganu is located 570 kilometers away from Johor Bahru and the journey takes 7-8 hours approximately depending on the traffic and weather. You can select a variety of buses to travel in such as Transnasional, Cepat &Cekap Express and many more within the price range of RM30 to RM 48. The VIP buses available provide comfortable coaches with plenty of leg room that seats 24-32 passengers with a 2-1 seating arrangement, or with a 2-2 arrangement in a bus that seats 36-40 passengers. The fully air conditioned buses with reclining seats are delightful for a long and comfortable journey.
Johor Bahru to Kuala Terengganu Bus Pick-up Point
The bus departs to Kuala Terengganu from Larkin Bus Terminal in Johor Bahru at least four times a day. You can book your tickets online with CatchThatBus and select the preferred bus operator and dates.
Things to do in Kuala Terengganu
Kuala Terengganu is a coastal city and the capital of the North-Eastern Peninsular state of Terengganu. It has refreshing natural landscapes with exotic beaches and lush tropical jungles. The longest beach in Malaysia spans from Besut to Kemaman over 244 kilometers with a picturesque view.
You can visit Pulau Redang and Pulau Perhentian where you can enjoy the crystal clear waters while scuba-diving and deep sea fishing or even go turtle- watching. Terengganu is also famous for its waterfall and rainforests. Taman Negara Kenyir is one of the world’s oldest rainforest believed to be 130 million years old. Kenyir lake and Cemerong waterfalls are a feast for the eyes if you love the outdoors.
What to eat in Kuala Terengganu?
Kuala Terengganu offers various culinary delights that will tickle your taste buds. Nasi Dagang is one of the famous local cuisine which is a mixture of normal and glutinous rice eaten with spicy fish curry and vegetable pickles. Sata is another intriguing dish with grilled boneless fish marinated in spices and wrapped in banana leaves. Terengganu is also famous for its Kerepok Lekor, Nasi Kerabu, Nasi Minyak and many more delicacies. Don’t forget to check out the Central Market while you are in the city where you can find all kinds of goods ranging from poultry to sea products and China Town which is a row of pre-war buildings that serves as a great photography spot.