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Bus From Malacca to Johor bahru

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Malacca to Johor bahru Bus Schedule & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
Causeway Link 12:30 20:30 3 hrs 0 mins VIEW PRICE
City Express 07:45 19:45 3 hrs 7 mins VIEW PRICE
Mayang Sari Express 09:00 17:00 3 hrs 14 mins VIEW PRICE
StarMart Express 07:30 23:45 5 hrs 7 mins VIEW PRICE
Prisma Express 16:00 16:00 2 hrs 30 mins VIEW PRICE

Malacca to Johor bahru Bus

Johor Bahru is the second-largest city in the Southern Malaysian region that has a significant manufacturing hub and transportation system. This city is the industrial center of Malaysia and also has a flourishing tourism sector. Johor Bharu has many tourist attractions that are worth visiting. The city makes the majority of its capital from tourism and industries. Malacca is most popularly known as the unofficial capital of the country. This city is situated on the West Coast of Peninsular Malaysia. This beautiful city has a number of breathtaking sights and a rich heritage.

The distance from Johor Bahru to Malacca is 220 km by road and it takes about 4 to 5 hours to cover this length by bus. There are a number of bus companies that operate between these two routes. There are 9 bus companies that provide bus services between these two destinations. These bus coaches provide a total of 79 trips a day. Most people prefer bus transportation due to continuous services and cheap ticket rates. This is the most economical method of transportation between the two cities.

Malacca to Johor Bahru Bus Details

There are numerous bus operators that provide bus routes between Johor Bahru to Malacca. The most preferred bus coaches are KKKL, Mayang Sari, Causeway Express, and Delima Express. These bus companies provide frequent buses throughout the day. The buses operating on these routes are punctual, clean, and comfortable. KKKL is the largest bus operator on this route and the most preferred operator by passengers. Most operators have VIP coaches for the journey between the two destinations.

The first bus of the day leaves from Malacca to Johor Bahru around 7:00 am from Malacca Sentral Bus Terminal and the last bus departs at around 11:00 pm from the same terminal. The buses that operate between these two routes have continuous and prompt bus services. The rest stop between the two destinations is provided at the highway resting area. The standard bus fare for bus tickets between these two cities is RM 18 to RM 21 depending on the coach company. The arrival point is at the Larkin Bus Terminal and travelers who have to travel further can get the shuttle service to the final destination.

Things to do in Johor Bahru

Here is a list of things that you can do in Johor Bahru:

  • Jalan Tan Hiok Nee: This is one of the oldest neighborhoods in the city and must be visited for getting an insight into the history of Johor Bharu.
  • Johor Zoo: Johor Zoo is one of the first zoos to be built in Southeast Asia. You must visit this zoo to witness the flora and fauna that can be found here.
  • Istana Besar: Make sure you visit this beautiful palace and witness its stunning western architecture.
  • LEGOLAND Malaysia: This is one of the most thrilling adventure parks in Malaysia. Anyone with kids must visit this place.

redBus Safety+

Safety+ is a feature by redBus that reinforces our attempt to ensure safer bus travel. It allows bus operators to showcase their compliance with Covid-19 measures across their staff and vehicles. While booking, users can use the Safety+ mark to identify buses that follow these measures outlined by the government of Malaysia.

Buses tagged with the Safety+ sign are disinfected regularly, are operated by staff members that wear face masks and gloves, and are installed with hand sanitizers.

As part of this move against the coronavirus, redBus requests all its users to maintain social distancing and observe personal hygiene. If you are travelling, make sure you are wearing a face mask at all times, washing your hands regularly, and not touching your face. In case you are unwell, please postpone your travel plans.

To enjoy the bus ride and to have a hassle-free journey in Malaysia, book your tickets with redBus.

Disclaimer: Bus timings, routes, and fares are subject to change. Please check the redBus app or website for any last-minute changes.

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    • Melaka sentral
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    Q-1 ) How can I make an online bus ticket booking in Malaysia?

    A: You can book a bus of your choice to any destination in Malaysia by logging on to the official website of redBus which is . The site is user-friendly and you can book your bus ticket in a matter of minutes.

    Q-2 ) How do I book a bus from Malacca to Johor bahru?

    A: You can either visit the terminal and go the booth belonging to the bus operator of your choice, wait in line, select a seat, and book your ticket. If you’d rather not do that, you can visit and book your seat within 5 minutes.

    Q-3 ) Do I need to print out my bus ticket before boarding?

    A: There are two main scenarios that you might fall into when you have to board a bus. Now, if your boarding point is at any terminal in Malaysia, passengers will have to take a print out of the bus ticket that has been sent to the email in a PDF format. The second scenario is when your boarding point is a bus stop and not a terminal. In this case, you will receive an M-ticket that you will have to produce before boarding your bus. If the operator does not provide an M-Ticket, you will have to take a printout of the ticket (PDF) that has been sent to the registered email ID that you have used to book the bus ticket on the redBus website. Some operators might levy a charge if these conditions are not followed.

    Q-4 ) Can I reschedule my journey after I have booked my ticket?

    A: Yes, you can. But this feature is limited to only a few bus operators in Malaysia. Look for the reschedule icon before booking your ticket.

    Q-5 ) How do I pay for my bus ticket on the redBus website?

    A: There are a number of different modes of payment offered to customers. Customers can either pay by credit card, debit card, or they can select any of the banks listed when you click the “FPX (Malaysia Online Bank Transfer).

    Q-6 ) What are the bus timings of Melaka to Johor Bahru bus?

    A: There are numerous buses from Melaka to Johor Bahru daily provided by many bus operators. The first bus for Johor Bahru from Melaka leaves at 7:00 am and the last bus is at 11:00 pm. There is a bus that departs every few minutes with a continuous bus service.

    Q-7 ) What is the ticket fare from Melaka to Johor Bahru bus?

    A: The bus fare for a Melaka to Johor Bahru bus is very economical. The ticket costs RM 18 to RM 22 depending on the bus operator. One can purchase the ticket from the ticket counter or through online sites such as redBus. Buying a ticket online is convenient as one can book a ticket anytime and from anywhere. redBus gives the flexibility of booking through the website and from the mobile app too. One can get the information they’re looking for on the route, bus timings, available seats, and fares with just a few clicks. Plus, the cashback and discount offers on redBus is an added advantage.

    Q-8 ) What is the distance covered by a bus from Melaka to Johor Bahru?

    A: The bus journey from Melaka to Johor Bahru takes 3 to 5 hours and covers a distance of 220 km. The time taken varies due to the bus route and the traffic encountered.

    Q-9 ) What are the main pick-up and drop-off locations of Melaka to Johor Bahru bus?

    A: There are many pick-up and drop-off locations for buses going from Melaka to Johor Bahru. The main pick-up locations in Melaka are Melaka Sentral and Mahkota Medical Centre. The drop-off locations in Johor Bahru are JB Larkin Bus Terminal, Tun Aminah Terminal, and Terminal Taman University.

    Q-10 ) Are there any rest stops on the Melaka to Johor Bahru bus route?

    A: The bus service between Melaka to Johor Bahru is continuous and robust. Most buses do stop for refreshments at the highway rest areas located between the two cities.

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