Entering Johor Bahru from Singapore involves
travelling across the Causeway which links
the two cities. Frequent public bus (Singapore
Bus Service no 170 or the Singapore-Johor
Express Bus) and taxi services are provided
at Queen Street, Singapore. Johor Bahru
Larkin bus terminal (Tel 07-2233159) lies
about 7 km from the Causeway. Avis Car rental
(Tel 07-2244824) provides competitive rates
for self drive packages.
Regular flights from Johor Bahru's Senai
airport (Tel 07-5994500) connect the State
capital with Kuala Lumpur as well as regional
major cities. (Malaysia Airlines Tel 07-3341011).
The new Johor Bahru International Ferry
Terminal (JBIFT) situated in the Free Trade
Zone provide air-conditioned catamarans
to popular southern destinations such as
Batu Ampar of Batam (Indonesia), Tanjung
Pinang of Bintan (Indonesia) as well as
Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal in Singapore.
Boasting modern immigration and customs
clearance facilities coupled with the Duty
Free Supermarket and Departmental Store,
Eden Garden Hotel and Eden Floating Palace
Restaurant, it enables the latest comfortable
and convenient way of regional travel.