Getting to Cassia Bintan

How to Get to Cassia Bintan With Ease ? Folow This Guide

Planning a trip to Bintan and staying at Cassia Bintan? Let’s explore the various ways to get there.

No need to fret about getting lost, as Bintan Travel Guide is here to assist you.

Numerous tourists often ponder over this question as there are four distinct routes to choose from, each offering its own perks and travel distances.

Now, let’s delve into how you can reach Cassia Bintan:

1. From Singapore to Bintan Ferry Terminal

This is a popular route for travelers coming from Singapore.

You can start your journey from Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal, which is conveniently located near Changi Airport.

To reach Bintan Ferry Terminal, you can catch the Bintan Resort ferry. It operates daily and takes around 60 minutes to reach Bintan Ferry Terminal, also know as Bandar Bentan Telani ( BBT )

Bintan Resort Ferries
One of Bintan Resort Ferries

To ensure you secure a ferry ticket, it’s advisable to book in advance, especially during weekends and public holidays when it tends to get fully booked.

In case all the tickets are already sold out, don’t worry! There’s a second alternative route available, which I’ll explain in point number 2 below.

For the latest schedules and ticket prices of Bintan Resort Ferries, you can check here for more details.

Once you arrive at Bintan Ferry Terminal, it will take approximately 15 minutes to reach Cassia Bintan by land transfer.

Cassia Bintan offers shuttle Bus services from the ferry terminal to their location.

You can simply reach out to them directly about the shuttle services from Bandar Bentan Telani to Cassia Bintan.

If you’re heading to Bintan and planning a getaway, here’s a tip to make the most of your first day there.

You can arrive in the morning, ideally before 12:00 noon, to get a head start.

Normally, hotel check-in time around 2 PM or 3 PM. So, while you wait for your room to be ready, why not explore some of the amazing spots in Bintan?

Here’s how: you can book a Bintan Taxi service. This service offers private cars with private drivers, making your travel smooth and hassle-free.

For example:

For either of these options, you can request a pickup from BBT and they can drop you off at Cassia Bintan.

In Bintan, there aren’t ride-hailing apps like Grab or Gojek, so the best way to get around is with Taxi Services.

During your stay, you can use this taxi service to visit various attractions, take tours, do some sightseeing, or even for convenient pick-up and drop-off services.

So, you can make the most of your time in Bintan by exploring early with this options, and then relax and enjoy the facilities at your hotel later on!

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2. From Singapore to Tanjungpinang Ferry Terminal

This second route also starts from Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal in Singapore, but you’ll arrive at Tanjungpinang Ferry Terminal.

Tanjungpinang is main city of Bintan Island

Two ferry services, Sindo Ferry and Majestic, operate daily between Singapore and Tanjungpinang Ferry Terminal.

For Sindo Ferry, the journey takes about 2 hours, while Majestic takes approximately 1 hour and 40 minutes.

Sindo Ferries
Sindo ferry
Majestic Ferry
Majestic Ferry

This route is a good option if Bintan Resort Ferries are fully booked, and it allows you to explore Tanjungpinang’s attractions before heading to Cassia Bintan.

If you choose this route, it’s a good idea to book your ferry ticket in advance to avoid it being fully booked.

For more details, you can check the comparison of ferry ticket prices through Direct Ferries website

The journey takes around 1 hour and 28 minutes, covering approximately 68 kilometers.

Of course, you’ll also need taxi services from Tanjungpinang Ferry Terminal to Cassia

With Taxi Services, your driver will be waiting at Tanjungpinang Ferry Terminal, holding a signage to welcome you upon your arrival at arrival gate.

Additionally, you can let them know in advance if you have any other plans after arriving at Tanjungpinang Ferry Terminal.

Whether you want to stop by a restaurant first or visit some one-way attractions from the Ferry Terminal to Cassia Bintan, you can request for that.

Here’s some information on the one-way attractions along the way: Lohan Temple, Blue Lake Bintan, Bintan Mangrove/Fireflies, Pondok Bintan 11 (Souvenir Shop, Kue Lapis), as well as a Massage Center & Bintan Seafood.

Simply provide your ferry arrival details, share your further plans, and make sure to book in advance for a well-organized arrangement.

Your trip to Cassia will be smooth and enjoyable!

3. From other cities in Indonesia by flight

Tanjungpinang City has an airport called Raja Haji Fisabilillah Airport, which serves domestic flights from cities like Jakarta, Surabaya, Bandung, Pekanbaru, and others in Indonesia.

If you’re coming from Indonesia, you can choose flights to this airport.

Raja Haji Fisabilillah Airport

If you’re coming from other county, you’ll first need to fly to Jakarta and then take a connecting flight from Jakarta to Tanjungpinang Airport.

The journey from Tanjungpinang Airport to Cassia Bintan about 1 hour 15 minutes by land transfer. Covering approximately 59 kilometers.

If you require a private arrival transfer from the airport, we are here to help.

4. From Batam to Tanjunguban Port by Domestic Ferry

Getting to Cassia Bintan via a domestic ferry is also a great option, but it only operates between Batam and Tanjunguban Town.

You can purchase tickets directly at Telaga Punggur Batam and take a Speed Boat to Tanjunguban, which is about a 20-25 minute journey.

After arriving at Tanjunguban Port, you’ll need to find a taxi to reach Cassia Bintan, which takes about 45 minutes.

These are your options for getting to Cassia from various starting points. Choose the one that suits your travel plans best!

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