Getting to Pangkor Island

Location Map: Pangkor Island

Pangkor Island is an island located in Perak, Malaysia. We need to take the ferry from Lumut or Marina Island to go to Pangkor Island.

Ferry to Pangkor Island

Lumut Jetty Terminal (Lumut Terminal Jeti)

Lumut Terminal Jetty

Lumut Jetty Terminal or also known as Terminal Jeti Lumut (Malay) is a famous gateway among the tourist to get to Pangkor Island, one of the most beautiful islands in Peninsular Malaysia. Lumut Jetty Terminal is strategically situated at the banks of Manjung River, the main passenger terminal for ferries travelling from Lumut to Pangkor Island.

Lumut Jetty Terminal serves as a jetty plaza which is occupied with a handful of facilities that are provided for public use. This jetty is also situated beside Lumut Waterfront, which is equipped with several other facilities, including a children’s playground, souvenir shops, public toilets, and a walkway by the seaside. Travellers can stroll around the area before departure.

The ferry journey takes about 30-45 minutes depending on sea conditions, the ferry will have a brief stop on the way at Sungai Pinang Kecil (SPK) which is a fishing village on Pangkor frequented mostly by locals. There is nice scenery along the way and you will see colourful fishing boats and houses built on stilts on the waterfront.

There is a multi-storey car park a short distance from the terminal.

Ferry Fare (Round Trip):
Adult RM 14
Child (Ages 5 to 12) RM 5

First Ferry departs 7.00 am.
Last Ferry departs 8.30 pm.
About 45 minutes per ferry

Location Map : Lumut Jetty Terminal (Lumut Terminal Jeti)

Marina Island Jetty Complex

Marina Island Jetty Complex
Marina Island Jetty Complex (Photo Credit :

Marina Island Pangkor, a private island, a gateway to Pangkor Island (Pulau Pangkor).  The only shortest way to travel to Pangkor Island (Pulau Pangkor)  from Marina Island Jetty Complex (Kompleks Jeti Marina Island). Marina Island Jetty Terminal to Pangkor Island is a 10 – 15 minutes ferry ride away from Pangkor Island.

Ferry Fare (Round Trip):
Adult RM 14
Child (Ages 4 to 11) RM 5
Infants Ages 3 and below Free (no seat reserved)

Online Ticket Booking:

Location Map : Marina Island Jetty Complex

Go to Lumut By Bus

Kuala Lumpur TBS to Lumut Jetty Terminal

The bus is the most suitable public transportation to reach Lumut from Kuala Lumpur. the reason is the lack of other public transportation options like train and flight. For those who are going to Pangkor Island, taking the bus from KL to Lumut is the most convenient option because Lumut bus station is just right opposite Lumut jetty. Upon arrival, passengers could just cross the road to transfer the ferry to Pangkor Island.

All buses going to Lumut are leaving from TBS (Terminal Bersepadu Selatan). The arrival point in Lumut is at Lumut bus station which is just opposite Lumut Jetty.

Bus Fare – Terminal Bersepadu Selatan (TBS) to Lumut : RM 27 – RM 34
Distance: 237 km
Time: 4 – 4.5 hours

More information about the Bus Schedule:

Kuala Lumpur TBS (Terminal Bersepadu Selatan) to Marina Island

Bus from TBS (Terminal Bersepadu Selatan) to Marina Island is one of the popular bus routes especially among the locals. Passengers mainly prefer to take the bus to Marina Island from TBS (Terminal Bersepadu Selatan) due to its affordable price.

Transnasional is the bus service provider that offers bus service from TBS (Terminal Bersepadu Selatan) to Marina Island. Transnasional has in total up to 4 daily departures from TBS (Terminal Bersepadu Selatan) to Marina Island. The earliest bus by Transnasional leaves at 8:20 AM while the latest bus leaves at 8:30 PM. Seats are limited so we advise you to book your tickets in advance before your start the trip.

Bus Fare – Terminal Bersepadu Selatan (TBS) to Marina Island : RM 27.10  – RM 34
Time: 4 – 4.5 hours

Location Map : TBS (Terminal Bersepadu Selatan) Bus Terminal to Lumut

Ipoh to Lumut Jetty Terminal

Bus from Ipoh to Lumut is one of the popular bus services in Ipoh Aman Jaya Bus Terminal. Many locals rely on this service to travel between Ipoh and Lumut. Besides that, Lumut as the gateway town to Pangkor Island, many tourists take the bus from Ipoh to Lumut for transferring a ferry to Pangkor Island.

Perak Transit and Kesatuan Express are the two companies serving buses from Ipoh to Lumut. The first bus starts as early as 09:30 and the last bus is at 01:15 midnight. In between, there is a number of schedules to serve passengers to Lumut.

Bus Fare – Ipoh to Lumut: RM 7.50 – RM 12
Distance: 90 km
Time: 2 hours

Butterworth (Penang) to Lumut Jetty Terminal

Arwana Express and Kesatuan Express are few bus companies that provide bus services from Butterworth to Lumut. There are in total up to 3 bus trips available for Butterworth to Lumut bus. The first bus departs at 12:00 PM and the last bus departs at 6:00 PM. Since the trip is limited for this route, we recommend you plan your trip early and book your Butterworth to Lumut bus tickets in advance to secure your seats.

Bus Fare – Butterworth to Lumut: RM 17.80 – RM23
Distance: 170 km
Time: 3 hours 30 minutes

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