About Johor Bahr, Malaysia


Let's have a look around into background of Johor Bahr, Malaysia

Let’s have a look around into background of Johor Bahr, Malaysia.

  • Country: Malaysia
  • Latitude: 1.4666667
  • Longitude: 103.75
  • Time Zone:  Asia/ Kuala Lumpur
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT +8 hours

Weather in Johor Bahr, Malaysia

  • Climate: Equatorial Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: April to October

Location

Johor Bahru (commonly referred to as JB) is the southernmost city in Malaysia. It is one of the largest cities in the country (2nd biggest) with more than 2.7 million inhabitants.

Distance from Johor Bahr, Malaysia center to Airport

Senai International Airport, formerly known as Sultan Ismail International Airport, is an airport in the town of Senai, Kulai District.

  • Driving Distance: 22 miles / 35 km
  • Driving Time: 32 Minutes
  • Languages: Malay followed by Mandarin Chinese and Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu and Punjabi .

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Senai International Airport, formerly known as Sultan Ismail International Airport, is an airport in the town of Senai, Kulai District.
  • Rail: Johor Bahru Sentral.
  • Road: Bus – Causeway Link  Taxi – Comfort Radio-Taxi Bhd

Customs and Tipping

  • For Restaurants and Bars: Don't tip
  • For Hotels: Not Required
  • Taxi Driver: Don't Tip

 

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Pasir Gudang,
  • Ulu Tiram

Emergency Contact Numbers in Johor Bahr, Malaysia city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: +60 7-351 6422 (Police)
  • Railroad: +60 7-223 4727(Johor Bahru Sentral)
  • Cab: +60 7-332 2852(Comfort Radio-Taxi Bhd)
  • Airport: +60 7-599 4500 (Senai International Airport)
  • Hospital: +60 7-223 1666(Sultanah Aminah Hospital)

 

Events

  • The Johor Bahru Piano Festival
  • Mambo Extravaganza
  • All In x Confessions at SCAPE

Tourist Attractions

  • Arulmigu Sri Rajakaliamman Glass Temple
  •  Johor Bahru Old Chinese Temple  
  • Danga Bay

Theatre & Concerts

  • Lotus Five Star Broadway JB
  •  Kpi Cinemas
  • MBO Cinemas (KSL City Mall)

Visit Top Restaurants in Johor Bahr, Malaysia

  • Chez Papa French Bistro and Wine Bar
  • Johor baru Kam Long Curry Fish Head
  •  Gianni's Trattoria

Top Shopping Centers in Johor Bahr, Malaysia

  • AEON Mall Tebrau City
  • KSL CITY Mall
  • Sutera Mall

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Johor Bahru Chinese Heritage Museum
  • Johor Art Gallery

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Vegeterian-Sprout
  • Mediterrian-Sweetwater Restaurant

Sports Club

  • Johore Cultural & Sports Club
  • 7 Days Fitness Signature
  • REPS Fitness Group

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Restaurants

Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant -8.50 RM

McMeal at McDonald's (or Equivalent Combo Meal)-11.00 RM

Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)-2.49 RM

  • Transportation

Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)-3.00 RM

Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 16.00 RM

Information about Amman

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Jawa,
  • Umm Nuwarah,
  • Russeifa

Modes of transport

  • Airport:  Queen Alia International Airport
  • Rail: Jordan Hejaz Railway.
  • Road: Bus: JETT and Al-Mahatta

Airport

The closest major airport to Amman, Jordan is Queen Alia International Airport (AMM / OJAI).

  • Driving Distance: 18 miles / 29 km
  • Driving Time: 26 Minutes
  • Languages: Arabic followed by English being the most widely spoken languages.

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 5 – 10 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: 2-5 JD
  • Housekeeper: 2-5 JD per Day
  • Concierge: Between 5-20 JD

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: 1-2 JD
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