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About Merang Jetty

Merang is initially a fishing village situated at the Setiu district of Terengganu about 25 KM away from the Kuala Terengganu town. However, Merang has always been mistaken as Marang, due to both places situated in Kuala Terengganu with very similar names, so travellers are advised to double check before travelling to either of these towns.

Famous for being the gateway to many islands in the east coast including Redang Island and Lang Tengah Island, travellers can go to either these islands by ferry or speedboat to Merang Jetty. The jetty is located at the edge of the Merang River.

How to Get to Merang Jetty

Travellers can take the local public bus services to get to Merang Jetty as it is the cheapest mode of transportation available. From Kuala Terengganu, travellers can board a public bus from the local terminal to get to Merang Jetty conveniently.

The bus ride from Kuala Terengganu to Merang Jetty takes approximately 1 hour to arrive, in which the travellers shall alight at the bus stop near Merang Jetty to walk to the jetty. However, speedboat rides to Redang Island from the jetty is organised by the resorts the travellers are staying.

Popular Ferry Operators

There are currently two operators in Merang Jetty available for booking on Easybook website namely Al Ameen Boat Services and D Ammar Holiday. These boats mainly depart from Merang Jetty to Redang Island.

Popular Ferry Route

Popular route from Merang Jetty in Malaysia.

Facilities in Merang Jetty

Merang Jetty can be considered as a big premise that acts as a pick-up and drop-off point for speedboat operators that transport travellers to Redang Island and Lang Tengah Island. Merang Jetty provides a sheltered waiting area with benches for waiting customers. Travellers can also park their cars at the parking lots provided at the jetty area.

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Merang Jetty Contact Details:

Address: Merang Jetty, 21010 Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu
Telephone: Not available
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Conclusion

Formerly known as a fishing village at the Setiu district in Kuala Terengganu, Merang town is often mistaken as Marang town by travellers as both places are situated at Kuala Terengganu with similar spellings, so please check to avoid going to the wrong place.

Merang Jetty is the gateway to Redang Island by the speedboat that takes about 45 minutes. However, speedboats/ferries ride to Redang Island from Merang Jetty is organised by the resorts travellers are staying. Be sure to book your trips carefully to avoid disappointments.

* Only 0.01% trips slightly higher than counter price. ** Only applicable for transactions without the use of discount code and trips offered by certain companies. *** For certain trips only, discount already reflected in the ticket price itself (i.e. lower price than bus counters). * Bus pictures are for reference only. * Trip durations are estimated time only.