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Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal

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Address: 50 Tanah Merah Ferry Road #01-21 Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal, Singapore 498833, Singapore
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Ferry to Bintan

Been here a few times as its the only ferry to Bintan. Taxi's drop you off at the entrance but then its like 6 high steps to get to the door, how you are supposed to do that with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took the bintan ferry for the Easter Friday long weekend and it was my worst bintan trip ever! The overwhelming crowd comes from different passengers taking different ferries to bintan and Batam and different ferry timings! Everyone was queuing up to board although their boarding time was up yet! There was no proper signage nor instructions, only for a couple... More 

4 Thank pearlypearl
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived early thinking we would grab a bit to eat in the terminal. However, other than a single coffee shop there were no dining outlets. And the one coffee shop had closed at 7pm. It was amazing to see the number of Travelers approaching the coffee shop only to be turned away. Given the foot traffic I expected more,... More 

Thank globaljunkie
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been here a few times as its the only ferry to Bintan. Taxi's drop you off at the entrance but then its like 6 high steps to get to the door, how you are supposed to do that with heavy bags I'm not sure! Ferry checkin is 1 hour in advance and so we had no queues. If it was... More 

Thank Rick_Yvanovich
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

This is how we cross over to Indonesia - Pulau Bintan - Tanjung Pinang 🌀 a frequent visit since I was young. You can get tix from SGD50 for a return ticket. Our usual choice of Ferry is the Majestic ferry ☺

Thank Dian A
Kuching, Malaysia
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is just a terminal for people to get to the islands. There are a few eateries ard and some sundary shops.

Thank AChee74
Province of Lecco, Italy
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Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

I had a great experience here. Very efficient staff and the transit through customs was really seamless. Also the service for checked in luggage was quick and precise. Ferries are good, modern and fast. Overall great to have such an efficient service!

Thank ilabo_12
Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 31 January 2017

Excellent check-in. Journey to Batam is faster than HarbourFront only 30 minutes away instead of 45 mins.

1 Thank MasAyu22
Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

The boarding gate is to crowded when the last time i want to go to bintan ,really need to expand the waiting room so we dont have to stand when it is crowded but it is good overal

Thank Ng L
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Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Last minute short get-away and found all necessities in the terminal especially money changer! Usually it is not easy to find money changer in this town so finding one once we disembark was a relief!

Thank Grandlink S
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed 29 October 2016

Used this ferry terminal to go to Bintan after arriving at Changi Airport. It was a short taxi ride that took only 10 minutes from the Airport. The terminal has a few places where you can buy food and supplies. The shop right at the entrance selling pastries was very good. On the return trip we had to wait 15... More 

Thank MRPMumbai

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