Buses, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Star Shuttle: Pudu Sentral to KLIA and klia2 by Express Bus

Star Shuttle operates frequent bus services between Pudu Sentral and KLIA/klia2 , a convenient boarding point in the heart of the city. Buses depart from Pudu Sentral every 30 to 60 minutes from 3.15am to 12.15am daily. While many, if not all online sources including Star Shuttle's own website, mention that the boarding point is at… Continue reading Star Shuttle: Pudu Sentral to KLIA and klia2 by Express Bus

Buses, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Singapore

KKKL Express (Trans Lim): Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kovan Hub by Night Bus

KKKL Express is a long-time player in the coach market in Malaysia, and started running frequent buses into Singapore a few years back under the company KKKL Travel & Tours Pte Ltd. This time, I opted to travel back with them as it was the only reasonably-priced departure from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan (TBS) at midnight with… Continue reading KKKL Express (Trans Lim): Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kovan Hub by Night Bus

Buses, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Singapore

Golden Coach Express: Concorde Shopping Centre to Berjaya Times Square by Night Bus

I received a tip off that the KTM Komuter 81 Class EMU was back in service on Friday afternoon, so I immediately checked Easybook and BusOnlineTicket for tickets to KL on that night itself. One of my most last-minute trips to KL ever. I decided on Golden Coach Express based on the seat availability, having the last single… Continue reading Golden Coach Express: Concorde Shopping Centre to Berjaya Times Square by Night Bus

Buses, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Rail Replacement Service, Trains

KTM Komuter Rail Replacement Service KTM3: Segambut KTM Komuter Station to KL Sentral by Free Shuttle Bus

Shuttle KTM3, also known as the KL Sentral – Segambut Free Shuttle Bus Service, is a Rail Replacement Service on the KTM Komuter Klang Valley Sector connecting KL Sentral and Segambut KTM Komuter stations with no intermediate stops since 3 June 2018 as there are no train services running between KL Sentral and Kepong stations. This parallel-line shuttle bus… Continue reading KTM Komuter Rail Replacement Service KTM3: Segambut KTM Komuter Station to KL Sentral by Free Shuttle Bus

Buses, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Rail Replacement Service, Trains

KTM Komuter Rail Replacement Service KTM3: KL Sentral to Segambut KTM Komuter Station by Free Shuttle Bus

Shuttle KTM3, also known as the KL Sentral – Segambut Free Shuttle Bus Service, is a Rail Replacement Service on the KTM Komuter Klang Valley Sector connecting KL Sentral and Segambut KTM Komuter stations with no intermediate stops since 3 June 2018 as there are no train services running between KL Sentral and Kepong stations. This parallel-line shuttle bus… Continue reading KTM Komuter Rail Replacement Service KTM3: KL Sentral to Segambut KTM Komuter Station by Free Shuttle Bus

Buses, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Singapore

Starmart Express: Singapore (Golden Mile Tower) to Kuala Lumpur (KL Sentral) by Bus

Starmart Express offers one of the most frequent departures from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur, with buses departing every 30 to 60 minutes throughout the day. As my journey was on a long weekend, all bus tickets were sold at the regular fare of $30, so I picked the most convenient drop-off point for me in… Continue reading Starmart Express: Singapore (Golden Mile Tower) to Kuala Lumpur (KL Sentral) by Bus

BRT, Buses, Indonesia, Padang

Trans Padang: Bus Rapid Transit System in Kota Padang

Introduction The Trans Padang BRT is an open-system Bus Rapid Transit in Kota Padang. While it does not operate with segretated lanes, priority on the road is given to Trans Padang BRT buses at halts and the Trans Padang BRT operates at a high frequency of less than 10 minutes waiting time between each bus. Currently,… Continue reading Trans Padang: Bus Rapid Transit System in Kota Padang

Buses, Indonesia, Padang

Padang Minangkabau International Airport Buses: DAMRI & Tranex Mandiri

Padang's Minangkabau International Airport is served by 2 dedicated airport bus routes operated by DAMRI and Tranex Mandiri in addition to the new Minangkabau Express. Both share a similar routing between the airport and Basko Grand Mall, thereafter splitting off with DAMRI taking the coastal route to Kota Padang and Tranex Mandiri taking the inland route… Continue reading Padang Minangkabau International Airport Buses: DAMRI & Tranex Mandiri

Buses, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Ho Chi Minh City Airport Bus 109: 23/9 Park (Pham Ngu Lao) Bus Terminal to Tan Son Nhat International Airport by Bus

Ho Chi Minh City is served by an efficient network of city buses, mostly originating from the 23/9 Park (Pham Ngu Lao) Bus Terminal in District 1. Airport connectivity is also supported by city buses, with the dedicated Airport Bus Service 109 departing frequently from 23/9 Park Bus Terminal to Tan Son Nhat International Airport. Note: 23/9 Park… Continue reading Ho Chi Minh City Airport Bus 109: 23/9 Park (Pham Ngu Lao) Bus Terminal to Tan Son Nhat International Airport by Bus

Bavet, Buses, Cambodia, Ho Chi Minh City, Moc Bai, Phnom Penh, Vietnam

Giant Ibis: Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh City by Bus

With air tickets from Phnom Penh back to Singapore costing around 4 times the price than that of those departing from Ho Chi Minh City, I opted to take the cheaper option, which also gives me a bonus Vietnam visit. This is turning into a strange yet logical ASEAN cross-border tour involving Singapore, Malaysia, Cambodia… Continue reading Giant Ibis: Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh City by Bus