Urbanisation of the local scene in Johor Bahru has attracted tourists to visit the once-quaint state which is situated at the southernmost part of Peninsular Malaysia. With Singapore as its neighbour and the convenience of the Johor-Singapore Causeway, Johor Bahru has also become a popular destination and departure point for cross-border travel.
One may choose to fly, to take a train or a bus from Singapore to Malaysia, but for those who choose the comfort offered by a taxi service, it must be noted that only specially-licensed Singaporean taxis may enter Malaysia for pick-up and drop-off at the Larkin Taxi Terminal.
Executive taxis (with a taxi sign) are also available for Singapore to Malaysia transfers at a flat rate from S$65 onwards, the price varying according to destination, but the pick-up and drop-off point will be restricted to the Ban San Street Terminal in Singapore.
Private limousines which allow for passengers to be picked up anywhere in Singapore and dropped off anywhere in Malaysia are also available at flat rates beginning from S$80, and can be booked for here or by dropping a call at +65 6535 3534 (Singapore) and +603 2630 8400 (Malaysia).
With that said, Johor Bahru offers a robust selection of tourist-favourite spots which will tantalize the adventure-seeker in you. If you’re on a trip to respite from the bustling scene of Singapore, Johor Bahru also offers you a getaway experience which will re-energize you in no time!
Shopping in Johor Bahru City Centre
Sample the shopping scene of the Johor Bahru district by prowling through the various shops housed in the Johor Bahru City Square. Indulge yourself in retail therapy as your peruse fashion outlets such as Uniqlo and H&M, and if you have the time, catch a movie at the Cathay Cineplex and give your feet a rest before you head for the next round of shopping.
If you have an insatiable craving for retail goods, visit the Galleria @ Kotaraya and let it spoil you with its outlet selection, which hosts a mixture of both international as well as local brands. While the mouth-watering retail scene at the Galleria is great for shoppers, for those who have worked up an appetite, drop by the in-house Food Hall to grab a bite to eat.
For a ride to both these retail paradises, book a cross-border limo service at +65 6535 3534 (Singapore) or +603 2630 8400 (Malaysia) to begin your journey from anywhere in Malaysia or Singapore. Flat rates begin at SGD80 and prices may vary depending on the vehicle chosen for the transfer as well as the destination.
Themed Adventures at LEGOLAND® Malaysia
With kids in tow, cross-border travel may often seem too much of a hassle, but this may be counteracted by the promise of entertainment and family quality time.
LEGOLAND® Malaysia features exciting rides as well as interactive shows and exhibits for children and adults alike. Upon your entrance into the theme park, pick up a map and start exploring the different themed areas!
Let your child discover his inner ninja by visiting the LEGO® Ninjago™ World, or experience the medieval scene at LEGO® KINGDOMS. If medieval dragons can’t thrill you, then perhaps an archeology adventure might! Visit the LAND OF ADVENTURE and immerse yourselves among the untold stories of Pharaohs and Egyptian-themed escapades.
When it gets too hot in the day, cool down at the LEGOLAND® Water Park and enjoy the water rides such as the Brick Blaster and the LEGO® Slide Racers, or stimulate your child’s creativity with Build-A-Boat and see if he has the potential to become the greatest captain to ever sail across waters!
For admission tickets to LEGOLAND® Malaysia, you may purchase your preferred package at their official website here.
If you’re wondering which vehicle is best suited for your transfer from Singapore to LEGOLAND®, visit our website at www.limousinetransport.com for more information. You may also make a booking with us at +65 6535 3534 (Singapore) or +603 2630 8400 (Malaysia).
Hello, Hello Kitty!
If you’re fans of the Japanese feline character, then the Sanrio Hello Kitty Town situated at Iskandar Puteri will be the perfect place for you to meet Hello Kitty and her friends!
Fall in love with the pink-infused theme of Hello Kitty Town and enjoy your meals in dining joints such as Cinnamoroll Cafe and Red Bow Cafe. After the scrumptious pick-me-up, take on some shopping and wander through the dreamy world of Hello Kitty and her friends as you browse through souvenirs at the Hello Kitty Merchandise Store. For some quality mother-daughter time, why not go on a mummy-and-me date at Hello Kitty’s House and complete simple and fun tasks together.
For more information on the Sanrio Hello Kitty Town, click here. If you wish to book for a limo service or to make an inquiry about the transfer, please drop our friendly customer service a call at +65 6535 3534 (Singapore) or +603 2630 8400 (Malaysia).
Take a trip down to the coastal town of Mersing and to escape from the urban crowd. Located along the east coast of Johor in West Malaysia, Mersing thrives on its small-town charm and offers visitors an experience away from the hustle of city life. If one has time, take a walk around town and snack on the favourite local delicacy: keropok lekor.
While Mersing has beaches which rival those of the nearby offshore islands, the town is also a transit point for tourists who wish to access famous islands such as Pulau Tioman and Pulau Rawa. Take a ferry from the Mersing Jetty to these islands and embark on your tropical holiday as you snorkel among the fishes, scuba-dive or take an evening stroll along the sandy white beaches.
For private limousines to Mersing, the flat rate begins at S$190 and varies according to the chosen vehicle model. For more information on the available vehicles and rates, please refer to our website, or make a booking with us at +65 6535 3534 (Singapore) or +603 2630 8400 (Malaysia).
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