BusOnlineTicket is delighted to announce the new route provided by CTTS Holidays from Singapore to Redang Island. CTTS Holidays provide daily bus services from Singapore to Redang Island and for return trips as well. Their departure timing is at 3.15pm and 3.30pm daily starting from (date) onwards. For return trips, it is at 10.30am from Merang Jetty and 2.00pm from Shahbandar Jetty.

CTTS Holidays is a reputable bus operator well-known for providing bus services to the ferry jetties in Terengganu. Coaches deployed by CTTS Holidays are equipped with air-conditioners, spacious seats, and ample legroom to optimize passengers’ comfort.

Duration, Pick-up Points and Notes

CTTS Holidays bus departs from Golden Mile Complex (Caltex Station) at 3.15pm and from Lavender MRT (Kitchener Complex) at 3.30pm, and stops at Shahbandar Jetty terminal (gateway to Redang Island). Similarly, the bus heading to Merang Jetty will also depart from the same two pick-up points at the same departure times.

Once you alight, you can proceed to purchase your ferry tickets together with island accommodation packages. Since there are no direct bus services connecting Singapore and Redang Island, visitors will often take buses to Shahbandar Jetty or Merang Jetty before taking a ferry service to Redang.

Bus from Singapore to Merang Jetty (approximately 45 mins to Redang)

Pick-up Points Departure Time Price
Golden Mile Caltex Station 3:15pm RM 201.50 / SGD 65
Lavender MRT 3:30pm RM 201.50 / SGD 65

Bus from Singapore to Shahbandar Jetty (approximately 1 hour 40 mins to Redang)

Pick-up Points Departure Time Price
Golden Mile Caltex Station 3:15pm RM 173.60 / SGD 56
Lavender MRT 3:30pm RM 173.60 / SGD 56

Ferry Service to Redang

The journey from Singapore to Redang Island is around 9 hours (about 8 hours bus ride and 1 hour ferry from the jetty). Some resorts offer packages that provide direct ferry or boat routes from Shahbandar Jetty or Merang Jetty to their resorts.

There are 3 ferry timings daily, the earliest is 9.00am and the next ferry is 10.30am and 3.00pm. By taking CTTS Holidays bus, you will be assured of getting the earliest bus to enjoy your holiday. As for the return trip, the departure time is 2.00pm from Shahbandar Jetty terminal to Singapore. The whole timing is just perfect as after checking out from the hotel, travellers can catch the 1st ferry (7.00am) or 2nd ferry (11.00am) to Shahbandar Jetty.

However, please note that the ferry schedule might change depending on the season, weather and tidal conditions. Once you have alighted from the jetty, the bus will be waiting for you at the jetty. CTTS Holidays is different compared to other bus company because you do not need to go to the bus terminal to board the bus (at least 30 mins from the jetty).

As for Merang Jetty, Al-Ameen Boat Service is a famous ferry operator based in Terengganu who provide high-speed ferry services from Merang Jetty to Redang Island. Their services begin as early as 8.00am and as late as 4.00pm. For those who book ferry rides via resort packages, do check with your specific resorts for ferry schedules.

Please note that for most ferry services, passengers are required to check-in 30 minutes before departure time.

About Redang Island

Redang Island or Pulau Redang is one of the most beautiful beaches in Malaysia. It has crystal clear sea water and white sandy beach. As Redang Island is located at the east coast part of Malaysia, the island is affected by the monsoon. Hence, the best timing to visit Redang Island is from March till August (April to June is the best timing). You can enjoy snorkelling, diving, beautiful beaches, and sumptuous seafood meal. For night time activities, you can enjoy music, live bands, and there are plenty of drinking pubs for you to chill out.