Flight Review – Scoot TR411: Kota Bharu to Singapore by Airbus A320-200

Scoot TR411 is Scoot's newest route, flying from Kota Bharu non-stop to Singapore, making it Scoot's 7th gateway to Malaysia. The flight path spans almost the entire Peninsular Malaysia on the East Coast, save for a small portion between Kota Bharu and Pengkalan Kubor, hence my calling this flight as the new-age Ekspres Rakyat Timuran. … Continue reading Flight Review – Scoot TR411: Kota Bharu to Singapore by Airbus A320-200

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Cityliner Service 9: Failed Attempt from Kota Bharu Bus Station to Kota Bharu Sultan Ismail Petra Airport by Bus

Having already tried the bus journey from Kota Bharu Sultan Ismail Petra Airport to Kota Bharu Bus Station on my previous trip, I decided to get to Sultan Ismail Petra Airport by the cheap and good Cityliner Service 9 again. However, this time, things turned out a bit differently. Having already checked the bus schedule … Continue reading Cityliner Service 9: Failed Attempt from Kota Bharu Bus Station to Kota Bharu Sultan Ismail Petra Airport by Bus

Cityliner Service TESCO: Kota Bharu Bus Station to KB Mall, AEON and TESCO by Shopping Bus

Cityliner Service TESCO is a shopping bus route in Kota Bharu which doubles up as a intra-city feeder bus as its route covers both the old town of Kota Bharu around the iconic Cityliner Kota Bharu Bus Station down to the Kota Bharu City Centre around KB Mall, Tune Hotel Kota Bharu City Centre, AEON, … Continue reading Cityliner Service TESCO: Kota Bharu Bus Station to KB Mall, AEON and TESCO by Shopping Bus

Ekspres Rakyat Timuran 26up: 3 Hours 18 Minutes Delayed Train from Johor Bahru Sentral to Tumpat – Locomotive Breakdown

The Ekspres Rakyat Timuran is the last remaining express KTM Intercity train still running, spanning Peninsular Malaysia but not on the usual main line via bigger cities. The Ekspres Rakyat Timuran runs through the middle of the peninsular through the inland towns not easily accessible by road, from Johor Bahru right up to the coast … Continue reading Ekspres Rakyat Timuran 26up: 3 Hours 18 Minutes Delayed Train from Johor Bahru Sentral to Tumpat – Locomotive Breakdown

Ekspres Rakyat Timuran 27dn: Tumpat to Johor Bahru Sentral by Train

The Ekspres Rakyat Timuran is the last true remaining KTM Intercity express train which actually runs with limited stops. The other set of express trains, Ekspres Selatan between JB Sentral and Gemas/Pulau Sebang (Tampin), charges express fares but stops at all stations en route. As it's been almost 3 years since I last took a sleeper … Continue reading Ekspres Rakyat Timuran 27dn: Tumpat to Johor Bahru Sentral by Train

Cityliner Service 9: Kota Bharu Sultan Ismail Petra Airport to Kota Bharu Bus Station by Bus

Unknown to many, there is actually a network of public buses in Kota Bharu, though minor routes may not be very efficient especially since some of them were actually retired due to low demand and then put back again. Very little information is also available online on the local routes. I knew that there was … Continue reading Cityliner Service 9: Kota Bharu Sultan Ismail Petra Airport to Kota Bharu Bus Station by Bus

Flight Review – AirAsia AK6436: Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu by Airbus A320-200

AirAsia operates the Kuala Lumpur - Kota Bharu domestic route with 8 to 10 flights daily, making it the airline with the most daily flights between these two cities. With so many flights, it was easy to choose a flight timing at a good fare since the difference in flight times were just over an … Continue reading Flight Review – AirAsia AK6436: Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu by Airbus A320-200