Ferry to Tioman Island (from Mersing or Tanjung Gemok)
Tioman Island is a 1.5 to 2 hours ferry ride from Mersing or Tanjung Gemok on the eastern peninsula of Malaysia. Ferries from both terminals cost the same, takes about the same time and are run by the same companies but their schedules are different.
There are more ferries departing from Mersing than Tanjung Gemok so if you leave from Mersing, you have more options. Generally, there is at least one ferry in the morning, and one in the afternoon. We recommend booking in advance to ensure a seat. During the peak tourist season, ferries are fully booked. If you do not have a ticket, you may have to wait for the next departure or the one after that.
There are two ferry companies to Tioman Island. Click the button below to go to their website.
Check the latest ferry schedule here.
Note: We can also book the ticket for you, additional RM5/person of booking fee apply.
Either you are boarding from Tanjung Gemok or Mersing, both ferries will stop following the same sequence at several villages in Tioman. We are located at Kampung Genting, which is first stop point. For cataferry, it depends on the their route. Regardless to the route they take, the ferries will make announcement each time upon reaching each village. Please alight at the jetty when you have reach Kampung Genting.
Check the schedule and weather before making plans. Arrive at the terminal at least one hour ahead. If you need help booking a ferry, we can reserve tickets in advance for RM 5 per person (Bluewater Ferry only). When you reach the terminal, show them the booking number and pay the full amount for the ferry.
Please note: There are no flights to Tioman Island.