getting the bus from kuching to sibu

the bus from kuching to sibu

Looking for information on the express bus from Kuching to Sibu? Wondering about the Kuching to Sibu distance, or the Kuching to Sibu bus duration? You’ve come to the right place. We will outline all you need to know about taking the bus from Kuching to Sibu, whether just passing through, or visiting the famous national parks.

where is kuching? where is sibu?

Before you book the bus from Kuching to Sibu, let’s have a look at where these places are.

Kuching is the capital of the biggest city in Sarawak, on the island of Borneo in Malaysia. Situated on the Sarawak River at the southwest tip of the state of Sarawak, Kuching covers 166 square miles and is home to 325,000 people across two administrative regions.

Sibu is a town of 50 square miles and 162,000 people in central Sarawak on the island of Borneo, Malaysia. It has grown at the confluence of the Rajang and Igan rivers, 60km from the South China sea.

KUCHING TO SIBU DISTANCE

The Kuching to Sibu distance is 185km (115miles). Road links are good and the standard of the roads are high, as is the case across Malaysia.

KUCHING TO SIBU bus duration: how long from kuching to sibu by bus?

As you would expect with the Kuching to Sibu distance being what it is, buses from Kuching to Sibu are not quick journeys; it will take around 7hours and 50minutes to complete the trip on the bus from Kuching to Sibu.

WHERE DO THE BUSES GO FROM AND ARRIVE INTO

All buses from Kuching to Sibu depart from Kuching Sentral bus terminal. Located 5 minutes by car from Kuching Airport and 20 minutes by car from Kuching centre, it is a modern, air conditioned, three-story regional bus terminal in the east of the city. Arriving in Sibu, you will disembark at Jalan Pahlawan Sibu.

KUCHING TO SIBU: kuching sentral bus schedule

Thankfully, this is a popular route and there are many options for getting the bus from Kuching to Sibu. Coaches are generally of good quality and air conditioned. There are a variety of bus operators providing seats on this bus service including Bintang Jaya, Biaramas, MTC, and Eva. In terms of Kuching to Sibu bus times, buses run every day and start at 0730, with the last coach leaving Kuching at 2230. Bus services run at different frequencies during the day; sometimes there are more than one leaving at the same time, sometimes one every hour, and in some parts of the day there may only be one then another 2 hours later. Check before you plan but generally they are very regular.

online booking: WHERE AND HOW TO BOOK A BUS FROM KUCHING TO SIBU

There are two main sites on which you can book Kuching to Sibu bus tickets: EasyBook and BusOnlineTicket. Both sites are much for muchness, and both charge less than the counters do so we do recommend online booking for travel on the bus from Kuching to Sibu.