How To Go Pulau Aur?
How To Go Pulau Aur
If you are planning to drive, you can drive yourself to Mersing Jetty which is located in Johor Bahru. If you are driving from Singapore it will take you about 3 hours to Mersing Jetty. However, it will take you longer about 6 hours if you are driving from Kuala Lumpur.
So how to go Pulau Aur from Mersing?
There are boats waiting at the jetty to transfer you from the Mersing Jetty to Pulau Aur. It will take approximately another 4-5 hours in order to reach Pulau Aur. Sometimes it will take even longer depending if the sea is rough during transportation.
However if the travelling and driving is too long for you, you can take flight to the nearest airport which is close to Kuantan. It will shorten the travel journey by few hours.
Although the resort at Pulau Aur is open all year round, however, it is not advisable to travel during the monsoon season between November and early January. As you will be travelling by boat to from Mersing to Pulau Aur. So there is still a risk to travel during Monsoon season.