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Address: 50 Tanah Merah Ferry Road, Singapore 199597, Singapore
Phone Number: +65 6542 4369
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Bintan Resort Ferries is a ferry operator with regular ferry services...

Bintan Resort Ferries is a ferry operator with regular ferry services between Singapore (Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal) & Bintan (Bandar Bentan Telani Terminal) in Riau Island, Indonesia. Our fleets of catamarans are fully certified according to marine safety standards and equiped with high tech navigation and engineering monitoring & stability features thus allowing a smoother ride at sea.Apart from Economy Class, passengers can experience our premium service on Emerald Class and enjoy a suite of privileges including use of Emerald Lounge.

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I used this ferry to visit Nirawana Gardens and it was the best. You have to arrive at the Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal about 45 minutes early to ensure you have enough time to go... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 15, 2015
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

Used the ferry to travel to Lagoi, Bintan Island from Singapore and back. Super experience, convenient. Emerald class is better and less crowded, plus lounge and VIP treatment for baggage check in, immigration etc. Simple to book online from anywhere in the world. Nice experience.

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Singapore, Singapore
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15 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

good service, comfortable seats and the prices for beer and other snacks are ok. the ferry starts boarding 20 min before departure but be sure to be there at least 45 min before (in the confirmation ticket it says 1 hour 30 before). great way to start a weekend getaway. MIgration good.

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Thank yomiri83
Hamilton, Bermuda
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17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

I used this ferry to visit Nirawana Gardens and it was the best. You have to arrive at the Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal about 45 minutes early to ensure you have enough time to go through Customs and security so make sure you have your passport. Once on the boat it is a quick 50 minute ride, which is very... More 

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1 Thank Neets_bda
Paris, France
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39 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015 via mobile

Cheap, fast and efficient. Great way to escape Singapore.....however. Port authorities saw fit to take all my ecigs. Even though they were fine when I disclosed them at Changi on the way in? Yup all fine they said. Was fine going to Bintan as well, but on return they were seized? So cancer sticks are fine...just don't try the healthy... More 

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1 Thank Graeme H
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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24 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

When we first boarded the ferry it was shaking like anything due to sea water. But once we started our journey it was all smooth. These ferries are closed and safe for kids. Make sure you reach early to get nice seat in the ferry as the seat allotment is not done at counter. It is 1 hr journey to... More 

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3 Thank Dpmore
Singapore, Singapore
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28 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

this is the only regular, scheduled ferry service from Lagoi, Bintan to Singapore (unless you are going to Bintan Lagoon resort which have their own ferry terminal). booking online is easy. ticket prices varies on weekdays, weekends and public holidays. take note that the sea could be quite choppy during Nov to March due to the monsoon. yes, visa (fee... More 

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Thank llp2266
Rome, Italy
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263 reviews
85 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

This is a convenient way to get from Singapore to Bintan. It has 2 classes, economy and Emerald.20 SD more expensive but better for sure. They give you a lounge to wait but screaming kids can make you want to escape. The luggage check in and customs and immigration is a bit much for an 55 minute journey but its... More 

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1 Thank Geeess
Newcastle, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

The entry visa into Bintan Island is payable in $US or $Singapore. They don't accept US$1 bills. They provide change in whichever currency you used.

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1 Thank missguineapig
Perth, Australia
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

This was a well run service with both trips leaving exactly on time. The ferry was clean and the drink and snack prices were cheap. We went economy and it was perfect would not bother with the upgrade for a 45 minute ride.

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3 Thank Meagan R
Singapore, Singapore
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532 reviews
171 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

If you are looking for a fuss-free and easy transport to Bintan, you can hop into this ferry which will bring you from Tanah Merah in the East of Singapore to Bintan in about an hour. The freey is air conditioned. But if you want to have sea breeze blowing into your hair, do go onto the upper deck where... More 

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