Faces of
Malaysia
Alor Setar

Alor Setar is the capital of the state of Kedah. It is a transit point for trips to Thailand and to Pulau Langkawi. The ferry to Langkawi departs from Kuala Kedah, just few minutes outside of Alor Setar. The city is a center of Malay culture and is surrounded by paddie fields .

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.

Ipoh, Malaysia

Terminal AmanJaya

address: No. 1, Persiaran Meru Raya 5, Meru Raya, 30020 Ipoh, Perak Darul Ridzuan, Malaysia
phone: 05-526 7718
bus-terminal-amanjaya-ipoh.jpg, Ipoh's main bus terminal in the northern outskirts of the towns
Ipoh's main bus terminal in the northern outskirts of the towns

Getting There

The bus terminal Terminal AmanJaya located far away from the city center in the northern outskirts of Ipoh, close to the North-South Highway (NKVE). Fastest way to get there from or to downtown Ipoh is by bus. There is also a local bus (run by TransitPerak) which takes about one hour.

Buy bus tickets online

Below find links and a form to book bus ticket online to a variety of destinations.

buses to Ipoh:
Kuala Lumpur - Ipoh
Penang - Ipoh
Butterworth - Ipoh
Cameron Highlands - Ipoh
KLIA - Ipoh
KLIA2 - Ipoh

buses from Ipoh:
Ipoh - Kuala Lumpur
Ipoh- Penang
Ipoh-Butterworth
Ipoh-Cameron Highlands
Ipoh-KLIA
Ipoh - KLIA2

 

street view of the Terminal

 

aerial view
aerial view
photo: PerakTransit

inside
the inside of the terminal is like a shopping mall


PerakTransit
platforms, PerakTransit Bus
Ipoh is the capitol of the state of Perak. PerakTransit the local short-distance bus network with bus connections from Ipoh to Cameron Highlands (Tanah Rata, Brinchang, Kampug Raja; Kuala Terlah, Tringkap), Medan Kiddd, Sri Manjung, Lumut and others.



Hotels in Ipoh
Attractions

Ipoh Padang, Ipoh

Ipoh Padang - padang means field in Malay - is large field in the city centre lined by colonial buildings. It was set up in 1898 and was used as a cricket field for the British in the colonial days in the early 20th century.

Gua Tempurung, Ipoh

Gua Tempurung, located 30min south of Ipoh, are the largest limestone caves in Peninsular Malaysia.

Attractions

Juara Bay, Tioman

bay on the east coast of Tioman. Quiet and beautiful spot being the only the place to stay on the eastern side of the island.

Genting Highlands, Kuala Lumpur

Genting Highlands is resort city on a mountain top (1800m above sea level), about 55km north-east of Kuala Lumpur with Malaysia's only casinos and theme parks, restaurants and hotels.