Bus From Bintulu to Kuching

Bus From Bintulu to Kuching

Bintulu to Kuching Bus Service

Avg. Bus Duration: 9 hours 51 mins
Distance: 555 km

Bintulu to Kuching Bus Schedule & Fare

Bus OperatorFirst BusLast BusDuration
Eva Express

Bintulu to Kuching Bus

Tourists often visit and explore Sarawak in Malaysia. Bintulu and Kuching are two popular destinations in the state, and many people board the Bintulu to Kuching bus to travel between the two cities. The long-distance Bintulu to Kuching bus travels for about 552 km. It takes approximately 9 hours and 30 minutes to complete the journey. There are six bus services per day, operated by two bus companies. While one company has all executive buses, the other company offers executive and economy class buses. The bus tickets are available online which you can avail of at discounted price with redBus. There will be two choices for the pickup and drop-off points which you can choose as needed.

About Bintulu

Bintulu is a coastal town located on the island of Borneo. It is in central Sarawak, Malaysia. It is known for being a port town and a tourist destination. Bintulu is also popular for producing the most Belacan or shrimp paste in Sarawak. Bintulu is a port town in the state of Sarawak which is also the home to the kite festival. The place is famous for belacan or shrimp paste and the rock-filled concrete dam- Bakun dam. Until 1969, this used to be a quiet fishing town that has now turned out into a centre for gas and oil industries. The Bintulu port is also a significant part of the economy of Sarawak. Tourists can enjoy the floating huts on Bakun lake or choose a homestay here. 

About Kuching

Kuching is the capital of Sarawak and the Kuching District in Malaysia. Situated on the banks of the Sarawak River, it is a popular tourist destination. The city has been recognised as one of the cleanest cities in the world. It is also among the richest cities in Malaysia. The city is a wonderful destination to spend your holidays. The national parks here house several rare animals, flowers, and other plants. The longhouses are nearby and easily reachable. Tourists can enjoy simply at the beach or be more adventurous and go jungle trekking. Going around the city is easier and the streets are narrow but you can find anything and everything here. Locals visit Kuching for business, tourism or to attend festivals.

Are you looking for affordable bus tickets from Bintulu to Kuching?

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redBus is the most reliable platform for booking buses online in Malaysia. It has a user-friendly interface that allows users to compare and buy bus tickets online within minutes. redBus offers exciting deals and discounts to its users from time to time, along with 24x7 customer support. Its other features include seat selection, online payments, bus passes, etc.

Weather in Kuching

Kuching has a tropical climate, and the weather is usually quite warm and humid. It is also overcast, and temperatures increase considerably in the summer months. Kuching also receives a lot of rain.

Places to Stay in Kuching

In Kuching, you can book a hotel or guest house. The best places to stay are in Santubong and near the Kuching Waterfront.

Best Food in Kuching

  • Fried Red Snapper in Garlic
  • Chilli Crab
  • Oyster Omelette with Chilli Midin Fern and Kai-lan
  • Lamb Cutlets
  • Pineapple Chicken with Coconut Milk Sauce
  • Lobster Thermidor

You can try these food items at various cafes and restaurants in Kuching.

Things to Do in Kuching

  • Visit the museums in the city
  • Take a walk on the Damai Beach
  • Explore Sarawak Cultural Village
  • Shop at the Main Bazaar

Places to Visit in Kuching

  • Bako National Park is the ideal location for hiking or a boat trip. You can see the endemic species of Proboscis monkeys here at this park.
  • Fort Margherita is a monument of beautiful architecture. This iconic building now stores ancient weaponry.
  • Kuching Mosque is another architectural marvel in this city. It looks spectacular against the backdrop of the rainforest and mountains.
  • Old Courthouse gives a peek into the colonial era with a wonderful clock tower and a renaissance Pavilion. The complex is now the Sarawak Tourism Complex which also has a Textile Museum.
  • Satang Island is where you go to watch the turtles. When visiting from April to September, you can see them laying eggs and hatching.
  • Tua Pek Kong Chinese Temple is an ancient beautiful temple with intricate designs and multiple stories. Plenty of folklores associate with this temple and several deities.

Travel Options in Kuching

You can travel within Kuching by bus and taxis.

Best Time to Visit Kuching

Kuching has a tropical rainforest climate. The best time to visit Kuching is from April to October. This season will be dry and hot but some famous festivals are held during this period. June and July are the festive months. It is also an ideal time to visit the turtle beach to see them lay eggs and their hatching. The climate will be comfortable with less humidity and outdoor activities can be enjoyed better at this time.

Bus Fare from Bintulu to Kuching

The bus fare from Bintulu to Kuching varies between MYR 83 and MYR 84.

Popular Bus Companies from Bintulu to Kuching

  • Eva Express
  • Sungai Merah Bus Bhd.

Boarding And Drop-off Points

Boarding Points in Bintulu

  • Bintulu

Drop-off Points in Kuching

  • Terminal Kuching Sentral

How to book Bintulu to Kuching bus tickets online on redBus?

To book Bintulu to Kuching bus tickets online on redBus, follow the steps mentioned below -

  • Scroll up to the top of this page.
  • Click on ‘Modify’ to change the date. You can also use this option to change the route. After selecting the date, click on ‘Search’.
  • You will see the list of buses from Bintulu to Kuching for your chosen date. Compare and choose a bus.
  • Next, select seats, boarding and drop-off points.
  • Enter passenger details and proceed to pay.
  • Make the payment to confirm the booking. You will receive your bus ticket online via email and SMS.


Can I get any discount on Bintulu to Kuching bus tickets?
Yes. Passengers can avail upto 20% discount on Bintulu to Kuching bus tickets while booking bus tickets on redBus, Malaysia.
How do I book a bus from Bintulu to Kuching?
You can either visit the terminal and go the booth belonging to the bus operator of your choice, wait in line, select a seat, and book your ticket. If you’d rather not do that, you can visit and book your seat within 5 minutes.
How can I make an online bus ticket booking in Malaysia?
You can book a bus of your choice to any destination in Malaysia by logging on to the official website of redBus which is . The site is user-friendly and you can book your bus ticket in a matter of minutes.
Which is the best offer for Bintulu to Kuching bus tickets on the redBus platform?
The offer of upto 20% off on Bintulu to Kuching bus tickets is, indeed, the best offer on the redBus platform as customers can save a lot on their totale bus ticket price.
How do I pay for my bus ticket on the redBus website?
There are a number of different modes of payment offered to customers. Customers can either pay by credit card, debit card, or they can select any of the banks listed when you click the “FPX (Malaysia Online Bank Transfer).
Can I reschedule my journey after I have booked my ticket?
Yes, you can. But this feature is limited to only a few bus operators in Malaysia. Look for the reschedule icon before booking your ticket.
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Eva Express
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Sungai Merah Bus Bhd.

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