About Kuala Perlis Jetty
Kuala Perlis is considered as the second largest city in Perlis, Malaysia. This place is situated at the farthest north-west of Peninsular Malaysia, whereby it is near to the border of Thailand. Kuala Perlis is known for its major fishing activities, and travellers can find several delicious seafood restaurants around the area.
Kuala Perlis Jetty or Terminal Feri Kuala Perlis is strategically situated within the town area that requires a short walking distance from Kuala Perlis Bus Terminal, which can be very convenient for travellers to get around town. This jetty was built as a sheltered single-storey ferry terminal that serves as a passenger and vehicle jetty. There is four berthing capacity at Kuala Perlis Jetty with one especially for the arriving roll-on/roll-off (ro-ro) ferries which are vessels to carry other vehicles.
Travellers from Langkawi can get to this island by car as well. After that, you can just drive and park your vehicle onto the ro-ro ferry area at Kuala Perlis Jetty.
Popular Ferry Routes
Popular routes from Kuala Perlis Jetty
- Ferry from Kuala Perlis Jetty to Kuah Jetty on Langkawi Island (passenger ferry)
- Ferry from Kuala Perlis Jetty to Tanjung Lembung Wharf on Langkawi Island (vehicle ferry)
How to Get to Kuala Perlis Jetty
Getting to Kuala Perlis Jetty can be done through several modes of public transportation, including commuting by bus, ferry, as well as by train. Either way of commuting is all up to the comfort of the travellers.
Kuala Perlis locals can get to the jetty by bus to Kuala Perlis Bus Station, which is located about 500 meters away from the ferry terminal. Travellers from other cities in Peninsular Malaysia can get to Kuala Perlis Jetty from their respective bus terminals.
Another option is by taking ferry services, mainly travellers from Langkawi. The ferry ride to Kuala Perlis Jetty usually takes about 45 minutes upon arrival. For those who are coming from Arau train station can take a taxi to Kuala Perlis Jetty that takes about 20 minutes.
Popular Ferry Operators
Travellers can book their journey to Langkawi by taking either three ferry operators available in Kuala Perlis Jetty. These ferry operators are Langkawi Ferry Service, Langkawi Ro-Ro, and Langkawi Auto Express.
- Langkawi Ferry Services
- Langkawi Ro-Ro
- Langkawi Auto Express
Facilities in Kuala Perlis Jetty
Kuala Perlis Jetty provides passenger and vehicle ferries to transport travellers along with their rides to get to Langkawi Island. Thus, there is four ferry berthing capacity available for the arriving ro-ro ferries. Travellers can find several facilities provided within the premise to cater to your needs before departure as well.
- Public toilets
- Muslims prayer room
- Marine Department Operation Office
- Bus stopping area
- Roll-on Roll-off ferry service
- Parking lots (cars and motorcycles)
Visiting Langkawi Island has never been easier with ferry transportation at Kuala Perlis Jetty. Travellers don't have to worry as the jetty provides ro-ro ferry service to help transport you along with your vehicles to the island.
It is very convenient in getting to Kuala Perlis Jetty as it is strategically located nearby to the town area. Travellers can board a bus or take a taxi to get to the jetty. Other travellers from cities within Peninsular Malaysia can also board a coach from their respective bus terminals directly to Kuala Perlis Jetty.
Kuala Perlis Jetty Contact Details:
Terminal Feri Kuala Perlis, Pesiaran Putra Timur, 02000 Kuala Perlis, Perlis