Johor Bahru is a fast-growing city located at the southernmost of Peninsular Malaysia that connects you to the neighbouring country Singapore. Previously, the city was known as Iskandar Puteri when it was founded in 1855 before becoming Johor Bahru in 1862, but it only received city status in 1994 after the Malaysia formation in 1963. Affectionately known as JB, this city is radically becoming quite a city on its own with the current developments and makeover including the recreational park of Danga Bay to international theme park Legoland. This creates many opportunities for travellers to visit and one of the main point is at the Larkin Sentral Bus Terminal in Larkin Jaya located 5km away from the JB city centre and the Singapore causeway. Instead of braving the traffic to get to counters for your bus ticket, we have made it possible for you book them through Easybook website through a few simple steps.
Located 4 kilometres away from the city, the Larkin Bus Terminal is the largest transport station in Johor catering to both buses and taxis serving as the main spot for both arrival and departures. You can hop on a taxi to get there to Larkin Terminal.
If you are departing from Singapore:
If you are coming from Johor, just take one of the many local buses available. When in JB Larkin, you will be able to find these bus services widely available:
Take note that these are regular coaches so you would not be able to find extra space for your luggage. The buses will make a stop at the Singapore immigration and the Malaysia immigration in which you will need to bring along your luggage to be checked. After the process is done, you just hop back on to your respective coaches.
You can find plenty of bus companies operating at the Larkin Bus Terminal. Below are some of the operators that you are able to book with for some of the major terminals within Malaysia:
Larkin Terminal ↔ Terminal Bersepadu Selatan (TBS): BE Express, Causeway Link Express, City Express, JB Transliner, KKKL Express, Konsortium Bas Ekspres (Malaysia), KPB Express JB, LA Holidays, Maju Express, Mayang Sari, Meridian Holidays, Nusan Enterprise, Pacific Express (JB), Pelangi Express, Pesat Cemerlang Enterprise (Kejora Mahsyur), Selat Keris Sdn Bhd, Sri Maju Group, Starmart Express, TC2 Transtar, Transnasional, Yellowstar Coach Travel
Larkin Terminal ↔ Ipoh Amanjaya Bus Terminal: Azura Eusope Agensi, BE Express, City Express, Fame Pacific Sdn Bhd (BT16), Grassland Express, JB Transliner, KKKL Express, KPB Express JB, Maju Express, Nusan Enterprise, Pacific Express (JB), Pesat Cemerland Enterprise (Kejora Masyhur), S&S International (M) Express, Selat Keris Sdn Bhd, Sri Maju Group, Starmart Express, TC2 Transtar, Yellowstar Coach Travel
Larkin Terminal ↔ Butterworth Bus Terminal: Azura Eusope Agensi, BE Express, City Express, Fame Pacific Sdn Bhd (BT16), Grassland Express, JB Transliner, KKKL Express, Konsortium Bas Ekspres (Malaysia), KPB Express JB, Nusan Enterprise, Pacific Express (JB), Pesat Cemerlang Enterprise (Kejora Mashyur), Selat Kris Sdn Bhd, TC2 Transtar, Yellowstar Coach Travel
What is there to do at Larkin Bus Terminal you ask? There are 50 bus bays that you can find at Larkin Sentral Bus Terminal located at the ground floor. If you are looking for the ticketing counters, they are located on Level 1 where plenty of shops available for your convenience while you are waiting to board your bus. There are ATM machines available in the station in case you forgot to with bring enough cash for your trip and pharmacy if you forgot to pack your medications. You can also find travel agency if you are looking to extend your holidays and beauty shops in the terminal to look good before you board the bus for your next trip. On top of that, the terminal provides luggage storage that is available from 7 AM to 10 PM with a fee of RM2 per item.
One of our favourite subjects to discuss is food, so we would like to share some of the places you can make a grab a bite from before boarding. There are a couple of 24-hours fast food outlets namely McDonald’s, Pizza Hut, Kentucky Fried Chicken and Dunkin Donuts to satisfy your cravings at any time of the day. There are also other food spots at Larkin Bus Terminal food court on Level 3 if you are looking to get some local dishes in your system. You can find a variety of cheaper options for rice dishes, noodles and other snacks to fill your hungry tummies. You will never be hungry when you are at Larkin Sentral. The prayer room is also located over here at Level 3.
Check out the various coaches and routes that are available through the Larkin Bus Terminal online booking at Easybook.com. Skip all the traffic and hassle of queuing up just for a bus ticket in JB when you can do it at the comfort of your own home. Follow these simple steps on How To Book Your Bus Tickets and you are on your way to starting your journey. Alternatively, you can buy a bus ticket online for departures and arrivals at JB Larkin through our Easybook mobile app available on both Play Store and App Store for free. It is straight-forward and easy to use, so make sure you have Easybook in your bookmarks because you never know when you are going to need it next.