Sri Maju Express: Penang Sentral (Butterworth) to Woodlands Checkpoint (and Golden Mile Complex) by Bus

Coming out from the rather temporary walkway from Butterworth Railway Station, I found myself back in Penang Sentral's ticketing area where I had my Easybook booking in my phone which I made while on the train ride from Anak Bukit to Butterworth. Choices were rather limited to travel back to Singapore here, with just two … Continue reading Sri Maju Express: Penang Sentral (Butterworth) to Woodlands Checkpoint (and Golden Mile Complex) by Bus

Ekspres Kesatuan: Penang Sentral (Butterworth) to Alor Setar (Terminal Shahab Perdana) by Bus

As I (a) was exploring Penang Sentral, (b) had lunch at Penang Sentral, (c) missed the KTM Komuter Northern Sector train and had to wait 2 hours for the next train, (d) wanted to actually try out using Penang Sentral and (e) all of the above, I decided to get a bus from Penang Sentral … Continue reading Ekspres Kesatuan: Penang Sentral (Butterworth) to Alor Setar (Terminal Shahab Perdana) by Bus

Penang Sentral Exploration: The Latest Integrated Transport Hub in Northern Malaysia

Penang Sentral is the newest Integrated Transport Hub in Northern Malaysia, linking train, bus and ferry services through an integrated complex. While announced in 2007, the project was delayed repeatedly until it finally began construction in 2015, 4 years after the Butterworth Railway Station was rebuilt. Penang Sentral finally opened on 22 November 2018 which … Continue reading Penang Sentral Exploration: The Latest Integrated Transport Hub in Northern Malaysia

Rapid Penang 401E: Penang International Airport to KOMTAR and Jetty by Bus

Coming in from my AirAsia AK6422 flight from Johor Bahru, I headed to the bus stop to catch the next Rapid Penang 401E bus to Georgetown. Unfortunately, the Airport Transit service is no longer available, so it's just one fast option by bus now to the city. The bus stop at Penang International Airport for all … Continue reading Rapid Penang 401E: Penang International Airport to KOMTAR and Jetty by Bus

Shuttle Tebrau + Causeway Link AA1: Woodlands Train Checkpoint to Senai International Airport by Train + Bus

Senai International Airport is a viable alternative to fly from Singapore to further Malaysian destinations due to the lower taxes and lower airfares for domestic flights, while not too far from Singapore, adding just a little bit of extra travelling time. The safest method to get from Singapore to Senai Airport is definitely by quick, … Continue reading Shuttle Tebrau + Causeway Link AA1: Woodlands Train Checkpoint to Senai International Airport by Train + Bus

Starmart Express: Failed Trip from Golden Mile Tower to Kluang by Bus (Truncated)

Starmart Express provides lots of links to Peninsular Malaysian cities other than the common KL or Genting from Singapore, and I opted for them to get to Kluang too. I thought that taking the first bus to Kluang at 6.31am would get me there in time for a Malayan Railway Fan Club meet-up session at … Continue reading Starmart Express: Failed Trip from Golden Mile Tower to Kluang by Bus (Truncated)

MRT Sungai Buloh-Kajang (SBK) Line Partial Closure – Rail Replacement Bus Service: Sungai Buloh MRT Station to Kwasa Sentral MRT Station by Free Shuttle Bus

MRT Sungai Buloh-Kajang (SBK) Line Rail Replacement Bus Service: Sungai Buloh MRT Station - Kampung Selamat MRT Station - Kwasa Sentral MRT Station As the MRT Sungai Buloh-Serdang-Putrajaya (SSP) Line will run on a portion of the current MRT Sungai Buloh-Kajang (SBK) Line between Kwasa Damansara MRT Station and Sungai Buloh MRT Station in future, … Continue reading MRT Sungai Buloh-Kajang (SBK) Line Partial Closure – Rail Replacement Bus Service: Sungai Buloh MRT Station to Kwasa Sentral MRT Station by Free Shuttle Bus

Kota Kinabalu Airport Bus: Kota Kinabalu International Airport to Horizon Hotel / City Park Bus Terminal by Express Bus

From the early arrival of my AirAsia AK1792 flight from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu, I hopped over to the Kota Kinabalu Airport Bus counter as quickly as possible to hopefully catch an immediate departure to the city at 8.00pm, saving me half an hour of waiting time at KKIA. Click on the image to enlarge. The … Continue reading Kota Kinabalu Airport Bus: Kota Kinabalu International Airport to Horizon Hotel / City Park Bus Terminal by Express Bus

Sri Maju Express: Golden Mile Complex to Swiss-Garden Hotel Bukit Bintang Kuala Lumpur by Bus

Sri Maju Express is a long-time player in the Malaysian bus market and has daily services from Singapore to many parts of Malaysia, with KL definitely included. As the fares this time was comparable with other competitors, I opted to try out the 11.30pm overnight service from Golden Mile Complex to Swiss-Garden Hotel Bukit Bintang … Continue reading Sri Maju Express: Golden Mile Complex to Swiss-Garden Hotel Bukit Bintang Kuala Lumpur by Bus

WTS Travel Changi Airport City Shuttle: Changi Airport Terminal 4 to Downtown Hotels by Bus

After checking through Grab and taxi fares from the airport, it's certain that the fares aren't going to be reasonable for the morning peak hours from the airport to the city. And with GrabHitch probably not going to work on short notice during the morning peak hours, I opted for the next best alternative - … Continue reading WTS Travel Changi Airport City Shuttle: Changi Airport Terminal 4 to Downtown Hotels by Bus