Day 40: Shuttle Tebrau from Johor Bahru to Woodlands CIQ

This post is about the travel experience onboard the Shuttle Tebrau. Click here to visit the dedicated Shuttle Tebrau information page. The dedicated page features the route map, train interior, timetable, fares, travel advisories and a walkthrough of the procedures for crossing the border via the Shuttle Tebrau. The boarding process commenced when I got to … Continue reading Day 40: Shuttle Tebrau from Johor Bahru to Woodlands CIQ

Around the Malay Peninsular: Padang Besar to Singapore by Train

The Peninsular Express is no longer in operation. There are no more direct train services between Singapore and Kuala Lumpur or northern destinations. You must change trains at JB Sentral and Gemas. Woodlands CIQ - JB Sentral: Shuttle Tebrau JB Sentral - Gemas: Shuttle (JB Sentral - Gemas) Gemas - KL Sentral/Ipoh/Butterworth/Padang Besar: ETS Gold/ETS … Continue reading Around the Malay Peninsular: Padang Besar to Singapore by Train

Crossing the Causeway with KTM – JB Sentral to Woodlands CIQ

The JB Sentral - Woodlands CIQ sector is now served by the Shuttle Tebrau. Please click here for the latest information. Crossing the causeway can be very time consuming during peak hours. Thankfully, besides buses with long queues and massive jams, there is the hidden option of taking the train. For a nominal price of RM3 (SGD1.10), … Continue reading Crossing the Causeway with KTM – JB Sentral to Woodlands CIQ