About Redang Island
Situated at Kuala Nerus district in Terengganu, Redang Island is one of the many beautiful islands off the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia known for its exquisite view surrounded by white sandy beaches and crystal-clear water. Redang Island is one of the nine other neighbourhood islands within Terengganu that forms the marine sanctuary park perfect for snorkelling and diving activities.
Getting to Redang Island by speedboat/ferry has been restricted from October until March each year due to monsoon season. Travellers are advised to do their research carefully about the island to avoid disappointments.
Popular Ferry Route
Popular route from Redang Island in Malaysia.
How to Get to Redang Island Terminal
Travellers can opt for taxi rides from either Sultan Mahmud Airport or Kuala Terengganu bus station to get to Merang Jetty. Travellers are advised to take the local public bus as it is the cheaper option of public transportation compared to taking the taxi that may cost a fortune. From Kuala Terengganu bus station, take a 45-minute bus directly to the nearby bus stop at Merang Jetty, depending on the traffic. From there, it is a 10-minute walk to the jetty.
Make sure to check-in 30 minutes before departure from Merang Jetty to Redang Island that will take another 45 minutes to an hour to arrive, depending on the weather.
Popular Ferry Operators in Redang Island
Currently, there are two speedboat/ferry operators on Easybook that provide trips from Merang Jetty to Redang Island namely Al Ameen Boat Services
and D Ammar Holiday.
Facilities in Redang Island
The speedboat will only stop at the individual resorts’ pier or jetty within Redang Island. There are no basic facilities or amenities that can be found other than facilities available in the resort itself.
Redang Island is perfect for marine and beach lovers. Getting to Redang Island is rather easy by speedboat/ferry from Merang Jetty. The boat ride takes approximately 45-60 minutes depending on the tidal issue and is usually arranged by the respective resorts that the travellers have booked.
Travellers can now conveniently plan the trip ahead making the booking for ferry tickets to Redang Island through Easybook's website or mobile app. We look forward to serving your next trip to Redang Island!
Redang Island Contact Details:
Redang Island, 21090 Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu