Singapore to Molek, Johor Bahru
Molek is a fairly new township that was developed in the 90s by the Pelangi Berhad Group. It has developed to a mini commercial hub as well as a residential district with many impressive addresses on the market. With all major Malaysian banks represented as well as 10 international ones, offices and shops, it has truly become a new and modern town.
It is surrounded by the Taman Desa Harmoni, Taman Johor Jaya, Taman Redang and Taman Saujana districts where there is a lot to do including shopping, night life as well as an array of restaurants and eateries. For the lovers of golf, there are two courses with impressive facilities adjacent to the town. These are the Ponderosa Golf and Country Club and the Daiman 18 Golf and country Resort. The KSL Mall is also nearby for shopping and other services.
Molek is close to Tebrau-Plentong corridor which is developing at an astonishing speed with waterfront ventures and marinas. Many residents of Singapore as well as from other Malaysian regions are looking at Molek as a prime residential area as it has become one of the best locations to live in the Johor region.
Singapore to Molek: how to get there
Getting to Molek from Singapore can be tedious if you opt to use public transport means. If you are travelling by air, you will need to battle the Singapore traffic jams to get to Changi airport to wait for your flight to Sedai airport which is the Kulai area of Johor, Malaysia. When your flight lands at Sedai, you will then have to commute from there by taxi to Molek which will take you about 45 minutes on a good day and from an hour and above with heavy traffic.
Travelling by rail, you will need to take the train from Singapore to Johor Bahru station from where you will need to hire a taxi to Molek as there are no train services to the town. If you choose to use a public bus, you will travel in it up to Johor Bahru after which you will hire a taxi to Molek; the closest bus station is 10 minutes drive away.
Why a Taxi is Your Best Option
If you intend to travel from Singapore to Molek, the only option you have to enjoy a smooth uninterrupted journey is to hire a private taxi, and here are the reasons:
- The trip is uninterrupted by transfers from one mode to the other
- You do not have to leave the car when you get to the Singapore – Malaysian border for immigration and customs
- You manage your own itinerary
- There are no bus stops in Molek
- There is no rail service in Molek
- The airport is nearly an hour away
To make this trip, you will not go wrong if you choose travel by sgmytaxi.com taxis. They have new, spacious, and well maintained cars to give you a comfortable journey. The 7-seater MPV cars will give you, your family or friends a smooth journey to and from Molek.
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