Getting to Redang Island

Redang Island is located on the East side of Peninsular Malaysia. You can reach Redang Island by using a ferry/speedboat from Merang jetty or Syahbandar jetty which take 40 minutes from Merang Jetty and 1 hour 40 minutes from Syahbandar Jetty.  This is because Syahbandar Jetty is located near to Kuala Terengganu. In addition, the cost will be lesser if you depart from Merang Jetty. You can check and arrange your boat/ferry schedule here

 

Merang Jetty :

Located around 30-40 minutes from Kuala Terengganu. You can reach Merang Jetty by using taxi or public transport normally cost RM50 for car and RM80 for a van. This Jetty also provide boat to a few islands such as Redang Island, Lang Tengah Island and Bidong Island with different ticket price. The boat depart start at 8 am every day. There is a big parking area provide by a jetty. You can buy a boat ticket by walk in to the jetty or by booking online website.

 

Syahbandar Jetty :

Located near to Kuala Terengganu city around 10-15 minutes where you can easily reach if you are from Kuala Terengganu Bus Terminal or Kuala Terengganu airport. The journey to Redang Island takes about 1 hour 15 mins which longer from Merang Jetty. The boat depart start from 9am everyday. The price ticket for syahbandar jetty is same with Merang Jetty. There is a big parking area provide by a jetty. You also can buy ticket through walk in or by online website.

 

Boat to redang island

 

 

Boat to redang island

“Boat from Merang Jetty is the cheapest way to Redang Island rather than Syahbandar Jetty”

 

 

Schedules

Time is based on a 24 hour clock 

Merang Jetty -> Redang Island
Time Depart Time Arrive
8:00 8:45
9:30 10:15
10:30 11:15
13:00 13:45
15:00 15:45
Redang Island -> Merang Jetty
Time Depart Time Arrive
9:00 9:45
11:00 11:45
13:00 13:45
16:00 16:45
Merang Jetty -> Lang Tengah Island
Time Depart Time Arrive
8:00 8:45
10:00 10:45
13:00 13:45
15:00 15:45
Lang Tengah Island -> Merang Jetty
Time Depart Time Arrive
9:00 9:45
12:00 12:45
16:00 16:45
Lang Tengah Island -> Redang Island
Time Depart Time Arrive
11:00 11:25
Redang Island -> Lang Tengah Island
Time Depart Time Arrive
11:30 11:55
Kuala Terengganu Airport (TGG) -> Merang Jetty
Time Depart Time Arrive
09:00 09:45
11:00 11:45
14:00 14:45
Merang Jetty -> Kuala Terengganu Airport (TGG)
Time Depart Time Arrive
10:00 10:45
12:00 12:45
Kuala Terengganu Airport (TGG) -> Merang Jetty
Time Depart Time Arrive
9:00 9:45
11:00 11:45
14:00 14:45
Merang Jetty -> Kuala Terengganu Airport (TGG)
Time Depart Time Arrive
10:00 10:45
12:00 12:45
Kuala Terengganu City Centre -> Merang Jetty
Time Depart Time Arrive
9:00 9:45
11:00 11:45
14:00 14:45
Merang Jetty -> Kuala Terengganu City Centre
Time Depart Time Arrive
10:00 10:45
12:00 12:45

 

Ticket to redang island

You can also take a package with any resort at Redang Island. There is a resort that have their own ferries operate between Merang jetty. Thus, the package is included snorkeling, meal and boat transfer to Redang Island.  Best to book early especially during long weekends and holidays as it can get crowded during these times. There are no water taxis at Redang Island and no road connection between beaches. The only way to connect one place to place is by using boat or ferries. After that, resort will arrange their transport to resort. 

 

Booking