Faces of
Malaysia
Perhentian Islands

The Perhentian Islands (Pulau Perhentian in Bahasa Malaysia) lie approximately 10 nautical miles (19 km) offshore the coast of northeastern Malaysia in the state of Terengganu, approximately 40 miles (64 km) south of the Thai border. The two main islands are Perhentian Besar (“Big Perhentian”) and Perhentian Kecil (“Small Perhentian”). Popular for it’s beaches, snorkeling and driving. Like a real postcard.

Brunei

Tiny state in Borneo, sandwiched between Sarawak and Sabah. After it was a big regional player a few hundred years back, Brunei became rich upon the discovery of Oil in the 1940s. For a period time the Sultan of Brunei was the richest person in the world.

Singapore, Malaysia

Queen Street Bus Terminal

address: corner Queen Street / Arab Street
queen-street-bus-terminal-singapore.jpg, This street bus terminal connects downtown Singapore with Larkin Bus Terminal in Johor Bahru. It is located between Arab Street/Kampung Glam and Little India and also serves buses to/from Kuala Lumpur.
This street bus terminal connects downtown Singapore with Larkin Bus Terminal in Johor Bahru. It is located between Arab Street/Kampung Glam and Little India and also serves buses to/from Kuala Lumpur.

Bus Service to Larkin Bus Terminal in Johor Bahru:
170 - SBS Transit Trunk Service (price: S$1.90)
CW2 - Causeway Link Cross Border Service (Singapore - Johore Express): price: S$$2.40 (child S$1.20), operating hours: 6.30am - midnight

Taxi to Johor Bahru
Right next to the bus terminal is a taxi stand where you can hire a taxi to JB. The taxi stand provides a point-to-point share-a-cab service from Singapore Ban San Street Taxi Stand to Johor Bakti Taxi Station. The Singapore - Johor Taxi Service is available 24h a day.
Taxi Fare: S$10 per head, S$40 per trip
 

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Google Street View of Queen Street Bus Terminal


How to get to and away from Queen Street Bus Station

By Foot
The station is close to Little India where many backpacker  hostels are located. You could walk there in 10-15min.

By MRT
The closest station (400m, 5min walk) is "Bugis" (EW12, East West Line)

By Bus
bus stop opposite Rochor Centre: lines 2N, 4N, 48, 57, 130, 851, 960

By Taxi
Queen Street is relatively central located so a taxi ride should be affordable.
taxi charge examples:
Taxi to Little India: 3 - 4 S$
Taxi to Downtown Singapore: 4 - 6 S$


Kuala Lumpur - Singapore Express
The Kuala Lumpur Singapore Express Sdn. Bhd. bus company runs their operations from here:
Singapore - Malacca: 8am, 9.30am, 11am, 1.30pm, 7pm
Singapore - Kuala Lumpur: 8am
Singapore - Genting Highlands: 6.45am, 9pm


taxi stand for Singapore - Johore taxi service
taxi stand for Singapore - Johore taxi service


Singapore - Johore Express bus stop
Singapore - Johore Express bus stop


people cueing up to catch a bus back to Johor Bahru (Malaysia)
people cueing up to catch a bus back to Johor Bahru (Malaysia)

 

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Attractions

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Attractions

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