Singapore to Johor Bahru (JB)

Singapore to Johor Bahru (JB)

Johor Bahru (JB), about 30 to 45 minutes drive from Singapore, is a popular cross-border destination in the southern portion of Peninsula Malaysia. The state is frequently visited by Singaporeans and international guests.

Popular places of interests include Johor Bahru’s shopping district Jalan Wong Ah Fook, Legoland and Hello Kitty World, Danga Bay, Nusajaya, Golf Resorts such as Horizon Hills and Pulai Springs, Senai Airport, KPJ Medical Trval and Health Tourism, Iskandar Development Region (IDR) and South Johor Economic Region.

For the nature lovers and favoured by many for weekend getaways, Johor’s places of green are: Gunang Pulai rainforest, Danga Bay recreational park, Desaru Beach, Mersing town to transit to Tioman or Dayang Island, Mount Ophir (Gunung Ledang), Batu Cave, Tanjung Piai-Johor National Park and Amigos Horse Riding at Tanjong Puteri Golf Resort.

If you are going to Johor, be sure to plan your transportation options early. To avoid queues, travellers usually book their transport and make hotels arrangement in advance for a perfect holiday or business trip.


Walking across the causeway between Singapore – Johor Bahru

Walking from Singapore to Johor Bahru (JB)

Visitors traveling to either country used to be able to walk across the 1 km causeway, now travels by either a public bus or private transport for a safer and more comfortable journey with the opening of the Sultan Iskandar Customs, Immigration and Quarantine (CIQ) complex since 2008.


Bus services from Singapore to Johor Bahru (JB)

Bus services from Singapore to Johor Bahru (JB)</

Thinking of crossing over to Johor Bahru (JB) this weekend for some makan and shopping? With the increasing number of cross-border bus services by operators of both countries, you can now skip the traditional transit at Kranji MRT station and instead hop onboard any of the direct bus services from other more convenient locations such as Jurong East, Woodlands, Yishun and even Changi Airport!

Bus service Route Operating Hours Fares
SBS 160 Jurong East Interchange to Kotaraya II Terminal via
  • Bukit Batok Road
  • Choa Chu Kang Road (BP5 Phoenix LRT)
  • Woodlands Road (BP14 Ten Mile Junction LRT & NS7 Kranji MRT)
  • Woodlands Checkpoint
From Jurong East:
  • Daily: 05:30 – 00:00
From Kotaraya:
  • Mon-Fri: 06:19 – 00:32
  • Sat, Sun & PH: 06:15 – 00:25
Normal distance-based trunk fares.
SBS 170 Queen Street Terminal to Larkin Terminal via
  • Bukit Timah Road/Duneard Road (NE7 Little India MRT & NS21 Newton MRT)
  • Upper Bukit Timah Road
  • Woodlands Road (BP14 Ten Mile Junction LRT & NS7 Kranji MRT)
  • Woodlands Checkpoint
From Queen Street:
  • Daily: 05:20 – 00:10
From Larkin:
  • Mon-Fri: 05:20 – 00:30
  • Sat, Sun & PH: 05:30 – 00:30
Normal distance-based trunk fares.
SBS 170 NS7 Kranji MRT to Kotaraya II Terminal via
  • Woodlands Checkpoint
From NS7 Kranji MRT:
  • Mon-Fri: 05:36 – 23:30
  • Sat: 05:40 – 00:00
  • Sun & PH: 05:40 – 23:30
From Kotaraya:
  • Daily: 05:15 – 00:00
Normal distance-based trunk fares.
SMRT 950 Woodlands Regional Interchange to Kotaraya II Terminal via
  • Woodlands Avenue 3 (NS8 Marsiling MRT)
  • Woodlands Centre Road
  • Woodlands Checkpoint
From Woodlands:
  • Daily: 05:30 – 23:30
From Kotaraya:
  • Mon-Sat: 05:30 – 00:00
  • Sun & PH: 05:50 – 00:00
Normal distance-based trunk fares.
Advance Coach AC7 Yishun Interchange to Kotaraya II Terminal via
  • Yishun Avenue 7
  • Sembawang Road
  • Sembawang Way (NS11 Sembawang MRT)
  • Woodlands Avenue 9
  • Woodlands Checkpoint
From Yishun:
  • Mon-Sat: 05:45 – 23:30
  • Sun & PH: 06:00 – 23:30
From Kotaraya:
  • Mon-Sat: 05:00 – 23:50
  • Sun & PH: 05:40 – 23:50
Flat fare:
  • S$2 (for cash payment in Singapore and all ez-link card payments)
  • RM2 (for cash payment in JB only)
Singapore-Johore Express Queen Street Terminal to Larkin Terminal non-stop via
  • PIE, BKE & Woodlands Checkpoint
From Queen Street:
  • Daily: 06:30 – 23:30
From Larkin:
  • Daily: 06:30 – 23:30
Flat fare:
  • S$2.40 (in Singapore)
  • RM2.40 (in JB)
  • Only cash is accepted
Causeway Link CW1 NS7 Kranji MRT to Larkin Terminal via
  • Woodlands Checkpoint
  • Kotaraya II Terminal
From NS7 Kranji MRT:
  • Daily: 05:30 – 23:30
From Larkin:
  • Daily: 04:30 – 22:45
  • To be advised
  • Only cash is accepted
Causeway Link CW2 Queen Street Terminal to Larkin Terminal non-stop via
  • Bukit Timah Road, PIE, BKE & Woodlands Checkpoint
From Queen Street:
  • Daily: 04:30 – 23:00
From Larkin:
  • Daily: 06:00 – 23:30
To be advised.
Causeway Link CW3 Jurong East Interchange to Perling Mall Terminal via
  • AYE
  • Tuas Checkpoint
  • Taman Bukit Indah (Jusco, Tesco & Giant)
From Jurong East:
  • Daily: 07:30 – 23:45
From Perling Mall:
  • Mon-Fri: 04:35 – 21:35
  • Sat, Sun & PH: 04:55 – 21:35
  • S$4 (in Singapore)
  • Only cash is accepted
Causeway Link CW3S Jurong East Interchange to Sutera Mall Terminal via
  • AYE
  • Tuas Checkpoint
  • Taman Bukit Indah
From Jurong East:
  • Mon-Sat: 11:15, 15:00, 18:00, 19:20, 21:20, 23:15
  • Sun & PH: 11:15, 15:00, 19:20, 23:15
From Sutera Mall:
  • Mon-Sat: 05:30, 09:10, 13:30, 17:20, 19:40, 21:15
  • Sun & PH: 09:10, 13:30, 17:20, 21:15
  • S$4 (in Singapore)
  • Only cash is accepted
Causeway Link CW4 Jurong East Interchange to Pontian Terminal via
  • AYE
  • Tuas Checkpoint
  • Gelang Patah Terminal
From Jurong East:
  • Daily: 18:30, 19:20
From Pontian:
  • Daily: 05:30, 06:00, 15:00, 16:30
  • S$4 (in Singapore)
  • Only cash is accepted
Causeway Link CW4S Jurong East Interchange to Sutera Mall Terminal via
  • AYE
  • Tuas Checkpoint
  • Gelang Patah Terminal
From Jurong East:
  • Mon-Sat: 08:05 – 21:00
  • Sun & PH: 07:30 – 21:20
From Sutera Mall:
  • Mon-Sat: 04:35 – 16:50
  • Sun & PH: 04:35 – 20:20
  • S$4 (in Singapore)
  • Only cash is accepted
Causeway Link CW5 Newton Circus to Johor Bahru Customs Checkpoint via
  • PIE/BKE
  • Woodlands Checkpoint
From Newton Circus:
  • Daily: 06:00 – 23:30
From JB Customs:
  • Daily: 05:00 – 22:30
  • S$4 (in Singapore)
  • Only cash is accepted
Causeway Link CW6 EW27 Boon Lay MRT (bus stop along Boon Lay Way) to Bukit Indah via
  • AYE
  • Tuas Checkpoint
From NS27 Boon Lay MRT:
  • Mon-Sat: 07:30 – 22:40
  • Sun & PH: 09:00 – 22:40
From Bukit Indah:
  • Mon-Fri: 05:00 – 21:30
  • Sat: 06:00 – 21:30
  • Sun & PH: 08:00 – 21:40
  • S$4 (in Singapore)
  • Only cash is accepted
Transtar Express TS1 Changi Airport to Kotaraya II Terminal limited-stop via
  • TPE
  • Sengkang/Punggol (SE1 Compassvale LRT)
  • Jalan Kayu
  • Sembawang Road
  • Woodlands Avenue 5 (NS9 Woodlands MRT)
  • Woodlands Avenue 3 (NS8 Marsiling MRT)
  • Woodlands Checkpoint
From Changi Airport:
  • Daily: 06:50 – 23:50
From Kotaraya:
  • Daily: 05:00 – 22:00
  • S$3 – S$7 (in Singapore)
  • RM7 (in JB)
  • Only cash is accepted
  • Refer to website
Transtar Express TS8 Resorts World Sentosa to Kotaraya II Terminal limited-stops via
  • Outram Road (EW16/NE3 Outram Park MRT)
  • Zion Road/Kim Seng Road
  • Scotts Road/Paterson Road (NS22 Orchard MRT)
  • Whitley Road
  • PIE
  • BKE
  • Woodlands Checkpoint
From Resorts World Sentosa:
  • Mon-Sat: 08:00 – 00:00
  • Sun & PH: 09:00 – 00:00
From Kotaraya:
  • Mon-Sat: 05:45 – 21:45
  • Sun & PH: 06:45 – 21:45
  • S$3 – S$5 (in Singapore)
  • RM5 (in JB)
  • Only cash is accepted
  • Refer to website
Compass Coaches Marina Bay Sands to Tune Hotel Danga Bay non-stop via
  • Woodlands Checkpoint
From Marina Bay Sands:
  • Daily: 09:00, 12:00, 20:00, 23:00
From Tune Hotel Danga Bay:
  • Daily: 07:30, 10:30, 13:30, 21:30
Refer to website.

For the latest up-to-date route information and other details on exact fares and frequency, please visit the websites of the respective bus companies:


Singapore Cross-Border Taxis to Johor Bahru
(Singapore Taxi vehicles)
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Singapore cross-border taxi can pick-up or drop off passengers from anywhere in Singapore, but only pick-up or drop off passengers from Larkin Sentral, Larkin Taxi & Bus Terminal with effect from 1 Nov 2014 (previously Kotaraya Taxi Terminal) in Johor Bahru, Malaysia.

Singapore-Johore Taxi Operators’ Association
Tel: +65 6296 7054

Ban San St. Taxi Kiosk, Singapore 911832
5 mins walk from Bugis MRT station

From Singapore To (via Woodlands Checkpoint) Rate
Ban San St. Taxi Kiosk Larkin Sentral, Larkin Taxi & Bus Terminal SGD 12 per person
(Share-a-cab)
Ban San St. Taxi Kiosk Larkin Sentral, Larkin Taxi & Bus Terminal SGD 48
From Malaysia To (via Woodlands Checkpoint) Rate
Larkin Sentral, Larkin Taxi & Bus Terminal Ban San St. Taxi Kiosk RM 20 per person
(Share-a-cab)
Larkin Sentral, Larkin Taxi & Bus Terminal Ban San St. Taxi Kiosk RM 80
  • Rate per taxi vehicle per trip.
  • Additional charges for each extra stop.
  • Fare structure w.e.f. 1 Nov 2014

Malaysia Cross-Border Taxis to Johor Bahru
(Malaysia Taxi vehicles)
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Malaysia cross-border taxi (yellow) can pick-up or drop off passengers from anywhere in Malaysia, but only pick-up or drop off passengers from Ban San St. Taxi Kiosk in Singapore.

Larkin Sentral Johor Bahru to Singapore

Pengurusan Terminal Teksi Johor Bahru-Singapore
Tel: +607 222 5898 or +60 7 224-6986

Larkin Sentral, Larkin Taxi & Bus Terminal
Jalan Garuda, Larkin
80350 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia

From Singapore To (via Woodlands Checkpoint) Rate
Ban San St. Taxi Kiosk Larkin Sentral, Larkin Taxi & Bus Terminal SGD 12 per person
(Share-a-cab)
Ban San St. Taxi Kiosk Larkin Sentral, Larkin Taxi & Bus Terminal SGD 48
From Malaysia To (via Woodlands Checkpoint) Rate
Larkin Sentral, Larkin Taxi & Bus Terminal Ban San St. Taxi Kiosk RM 20 per person
(Share-a-cab)
Larkin Sentral, Larkin Taxi & Bus Terminal Ban San St. Taxi Kiosk RM 80
  • Rate per taxi per trip.
  • Additional charges for each extra stop.
  • Fare structure w.e.f. 1 Nov 2014

Private Limousines from Singapore to Johor Bahru
(Singapore/Malaysia Limo vehicles)
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Private hired limousines, coach buses, chauffeur driven vehicles, private limousine services such as MPVs are arranged with private companies on the basis of per transfer or per trip, charter or hourly disposal service for a few hours to half-day or full-day services.

Toyota Innova Singapore to Johor Bahru (JB) malaysia transport

Singapore-Malaysia cross-border limos can pick-up and drop-off passengers from anywhere within Singapore and West Malaysia.

Advance booking is highly recommended at ☎ +65 6535 3534 (SG), +6 03 2630 8400 (MY) or Online Booking. Visit Limousine Transport’s Singapore to Malaysia Transfer page for more info.

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Economy
Minivan
Luxury
Sedan
Luxury
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Hyundai
Starex
Mercedes
E-Class
Toyota
Alphard
Malaysia
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Singapore
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Capacity 4-seater
w luggage
6-seater
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2-seater
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7-seater
no luggage
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Customs
  • Car Lane – Passengers stays in vehicle for entire journey. No getting down or changing vehicle required.
  • Driver will take the fastest route via Woodlands or Tuas depending on traffic conditions.
Includes
  • Private limo door-to-door service.
  • Chauffeured driven by english speaking driver.
  • Inclusive of toll fees (ERP / Customs) charges.
  • Complimentary 10 mins waiting time for pickup. Arrival transfers enjoy up to 45 mins. Additional waiting surcharge of SGD 10 for every 10 mins applies there after.
  • Fits 1 x medium suitcases & 1 x small hand luggage items per passenger for traveling with luggage.
  • Driver will take you to / from the accommodation address you provide on STEP 1 of the booking process.
  • Vehicle may be upgraded to one with greater capacity depending on availability.
  • No extra fees for online booking & payment.
Traveling time to/from Singapore w/o traffic per way
(flat rates)
per way
(flat rates)
per way
(flat rates)
per way
(flat rates)
Johor Bahru (City)
1 hrs SGD 130 SGD 170 SGD 320 SGD 320
Nusajaya
  • Legoland Malaysia
  • Mall of Medini
  • The Little Red Cube – Sanrio Hello Kitty Town, The Little Big Club, Lat’s Place
  • Traders Hotel, Puteri Harbour
  • Kota Iskandar
  • Bukit Indah
  • Horizon Hills, Horizon Hills Golf & Country Club
  • Educity
  • Ledang Heights
  • East Ledang
  • Medini
  • Pinewood Iskandar Studios
1.5 hrs SGD 135 SGD 180 SGD 320 SGD 320
Senai
  • Johor Senai Airport
  • Johor Premium Outlets (JPO)
2 hrs SGD 140 SGD 200 SGD 400 SGD 370
Gelang Patah 2 hrs SGD 140 SGD 190 SGD 400 SGD 370
Pulai Springs Resort 2 hrs SGD 150 SGD 200 SGD 400 SGD 370
Pasir Gudang 2 hrs SGD 160 SGD 270 SGD 400 SGD 370
Kulai 3 hrs SGD 170 SGD 270 SGD 400 SGD 370
Pontian 3 hrs SGD 180 SGD 270 SGD 400 SGD 420
Kukup 3 hrs SGD 210 SGD 325 SGD 470 SGD 500
Ulu Tiram 2 hrs SGD 210 SGD 325 SGD 470 SGD 500
Kota Tinggi 2.5 hrs SGD 210 SGD 325 SGD 470 SGD 500
Desaru 2 hrs SGD 210 SGD 325 SGD 470 SGD 500
Batu Pahat 2 hrs SGD 255 SGD 400 SGD 530 SGD 550
Tanjung Leman 3.5 hrs SGD 280 SGD 380 SGD 550 SGD 560
Mersing 3 hrs SGD 280 SGD 380 SGD 550 SGD 560
Kluang 2 hrs SGD 280 SGD 350 SGD 550 SGD 560
Yong Peng 2 hrs SGD 280 SGD 350 SGD 550 SGD 560
Muar 2.5 hrs SGD 355 SGD 430 SGD 500 SGD 650
Tangkak 2.5 hrs SGD 365 SGD 470 SGD 750 SGD 780
Malacca 3 hrs SGD 375 SGD 510 SGD 750 SGD 780
Port Dickson 4.5 hrs SGD 450 SGD 600 SGD 1370 SGD 1200
KLIA 5 hrs SGD 500 SGD 750 SGD 1250 SGD 1250
Kuala Rompin 4.5 hrs SGD 450 SGD 600 SGD 1300 SGD 1300
Kuala Lumpur 5.5 hrs SGD 600 SGD 750 SGD 1300 SGD 1300
Genting Highlands 6 hrs SGD 680 SGD 850 SGD 1500 SGD 1500
Jelebu 5.5 hrs SGD 500 SGD 650 SGD 2200 SGD 2200
Cameron Highlands 7 hrs SGD 800 SGD 965 SGD 2200 SGD 2200
Ipoh 7 hrs SGD 800 SGD 1050 SGD 2200 SGD 2200
Availability
  • Only available via online booking and payment.
  • Available 24 hours daily including Public Holidays with bookings & payment made online 24 hours in advance. Please book 2-5 days in advance for long-distance trips to Malacca and beyond.
  • For travel within Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand only.
  • No advance booking fee.
  • Additional stops – Additional charges for each extra stop.
  • Arrival Transfers – There is an additional SGD 20 for arrival transfers from Senai Airport, Changi Airport, Seletar Airport, Marina South Cruise Centre, Harbourfront Ferry Terminal, Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal, Pasir Panjang Ferry Terminal or Woodlands Train Checkpoint.
  • Midnight surcharge – Additional S$15 per transfer or per hour for transfers between 23:00 to 06:59 Hrs.
  • Estimated Journey Subjected to Traffic Conditions*
    · 2-3 hrs via Woodlands (1st Link)
    · 1-2 hrs via Tuas (2nd Link)
  • Find out more about the rates and additional surcharge here.
  • **Rates and pricing subjected to seasonal changes and add-hoc charges. Please enquire.

Flat rates per Vehicle per Transfer / Hour. There is a minimum requirement of three (3) continuous hours of service for Hourly Disposals. Find out more about the rates and additional surcharge here.

**Rates and pricing subjected to seasonal changes and add-hoc charges. Please enquire.


Getting from Singapore Changi Airport to Johor Bahru (JB), Malaysia

Singapore Changi Airport to Johor Bahru (JB), Malaysia

Singapore Airport transfer from Changi Airport to all parts of Johor, including Johor Bahru (JB City), Johor Senai Airport, Legoland, Hello Kitty World and more!

Call ☎ +65 6535 3534 (Singapore) or +6 03 2630 8400 (Malaysia) to enquire for a Singapore Changi Airport arrival and departure transfer to Johor Bahru (JB), Malaysia now.


Singapore-JB Rapid Transit System (RTS) by 2018

Singapore to Johor Bahru (JB) Rapid Transit System (RTS)

Rapid Transit System (RTS) will link Singapore Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) to Johor Bahru by 2018.


Singapore-Johor-KL High-Speed Rail (HSR) by 2020

Singapore-Johor-KL High-Speed Rail (HSR)

A high-Speed Rail (HSR) train will make traveling from Singapore to Johor to Kuala Lumpur faster and more seamless by 2020.

Unless taking up Johor packaged tours, travellers would still have to take care of travelling logistics such as keeping boarding cards, hotel check-in information and updating travel itineraries and the usual minor travel interruptions such as checkpoints and queues.