Danga Bay Theme Park

Only 30 minutes from Singapore, Danga Bay theme park is an attractive spot to visit for the convenience alone.

It’s perfect for a weekend trip or daily excursion with family and loved ones.

Danga Bay is a popular spot for all the sights and the wide range of activities available here.

The area draws crowds in the evening and over weekends especially when there is an event or festival held here.

Read on as we reveal more about Danga Bay theme park, for your next weekend getaway.

Danga Bay Theme Park

The Danga Bay theme park is a part of the whole Danga Bay recreation area, which is filled with restaurants, cafes, a mall and a nearby commercial square.

The views from the bay is unbeatable as you get a panoramic scene of the Johor Straits, it’s no wonder a trip to Danga Bay with the family would make a great choice for all ages to consider.

Danga Bay theme park

The rides in Danga Bay theme park are mostly suited for children and the park charges visitors separately for each ride.

Therefore, visitors can select which ride they interests instead of commonly paying for a hefty entrance fee into a theme park area. Let’s check out the rides in Danga Bay theme park below.

  • Baby Baron plane ride (RM4 per ride)
  • Swirling Tea cup ride (RM4 per ride)
  • Mini Merry go Round ride (RM2 per ride)
  • Jumping frog ride (RM6 per ride)
  • Balloon Ferris wheel ride (RM4 per ride)
  • Train ride (RM4 per ride)
  • Flying elephant ride (RM6 per ride)
  • Funny Flight ride (RM4 per ride)
  • Galactic Ring Ride (RM10 per ride)
  • Bumper car ride (RM8 per ride)

All the rides in the theme park operate from 3pm and run till midnight daily, so there’s plenty of time to enjoy all the rides even when it gets a little busy.

Danga Bay Theme Park
Location: https://bit.ly/2GyVC5b
Contact: +6016-614 3959
Opening Hours: 3:00pm – 12:00am
Ticket Price: RM2 to RM10

Danga Bay Theme Park Nearby Attractions

While the Danga Bay area comes to life mostly towards the evening, there are nearby attractions which you can visit in the day before winding up the day along the bay area.

Check out these attractions in the surrounding areas.

1. Laman Mahkota Istana Bukit Serene

Recognized as one of the most important landmark in Johor state, the Istana Bukit Serene is also on the grounds of the official royal home of the Sultan of Johor.

Crown Istana Bukit Serene

The 35 meter high structure visitors can see up close here is also an artistic structure made to resemble the royal crown of the Sultan of Johor.

A great spot for some photography and if you’re lucky you might get a glimpse of the Sultan himself!

Location: 700 meters from Danga Bay

2. Sultan Abu Bakar State Mosque

A grand marvel of architecture of the city of Johor, this mosque has been stood for more than a millennia, and is home to royal events till this day.

Sultan Abu Bakar State Mosque

The landscaped wide park land its sits on is great for walks and visitors can appreciate the view overlooking the Straits of Johor as the mosque is situated on a hilltop.

Location: 8 minutes or 5.2 kilometers from Danga Bay


3. Taman Merdeka (Independence Park)

A popular spot to take a stroll and admire nature, this public park is surrounded by greenery and also contains a lake, jogging track, observation tower, gardens, various memorials, a mini museum and a small cafe.

Location: 7 minutes or 5.7 kilometers from Danga Bay


4. Hutan Bandar Recreational Park

Spanning some 32 acres, this park is another public park in Johor to check out. It has a long jogging track beside the large lake, a shallow pool, a camping site, an orchid park and several smaller parks with an observation tower and playgrounds for the kids.

Location: 9 minutes or 7.1 kilometers from Danga Bay


5. Arulmigu Sri Rajakaliamman Glass Temple

Arulmigu Sri Rajakaliamman Glass Temple is one of the most interesting temples in Johor if not in Malaysia, this Hindu temple was built almost entirely out of glass. It’s a must see when in Johor for there’s no other building like it with glass and mirrors adorning the interior and exterior façade of the temple.

Arulmigu Sri Rajakaliamman Glass Temple

Location: 10 minutes or 7.3 kilometers from Danga Bay


6. Angry Birds Activity Park

More fun and games await the younger crowd at Angry Birds Activity Park, from adventure games to strategy games to obstacle course and more, there’s even some activities for the young at a heart to partake in.

Angry Birds Activity Park in KOMTAR JBCC

Location: 10 minutes or 7.7 kilometers from Danga Bay


How To Go To Danga Bay Theme Park From Singapore

Danga Bay and its theme park is a great choice for Singaporean visitors because of its proximity, being just less than 40 minutes from Singapore by road.

It remains a popular destination as there’s much to see and do within Danga Bay and its surrounding areas making it perfect for a quick weekend trip with the family.

Here are two options to get to Danga Bay from Singapore.

1. Bus From Singapore To Danga Bay Theme Park

An economic option to travel from Singapore to Danga Bay would be travelling by public bus, as it is the cheapest option. Do bear in mind the time in which you choose to travel as Woodlands checkpoint does get jammed in the evenings, which can delay your traveling time up to two hours instead of 40 minutes.

However, commuting by bus doesn’t have to be a harrowing deal with the information below you need to get going on your journey.

Causeway Link Public Bus from Singapore to Johor Bahru

Step 1: Board A Bus In Singapore To JB Sentral

Take these buses in Singapore to Johor Bahru (JB) Sentral for the first part of your trip.

1) Departure Point: Jurong East Interchange
Bus Operator: Singapore Bus Services (SBS)
Number: 160
SBS Bus Schedule: Daily from 5:30am to 12:00am
Bus Frequency: 6-20 minutes

2) Departure Point: Kranji MRT Station
Bus Operator: Singapore Bus Services (SBS)
Number: 170X
SBS Bus Schedule: Daily from 5:36am to 11:30pm
Bus Frequency: 2-15 minutes

3) Departure Point: Kranji MRT Station
Bus Operator: Causeway Link
Number: CW1
SBS Bus Schedule: Daily from 4:30am to 11:30pm
Bus Frequency: 15-30 minutes

4) Departure Point: Queen Street Bus Terminal
Bus Operator: Singapore Bus Services (SBS)
Number: 170
SBS Bus Schedule: Daily from 5:20am to 12:10pm
Bus Frequency: 6-14 minutes

5) Departure Point: Queen Street Bus Terminal
Bus Operator: Causeway Link
Number: CW2
SBS Bus Schedule: Daily from 6:00am to 11:45pm
Bus Frequency: 15-30 minutes

More transport option to JB Sentral from Singapore, check out here: How To Get To JB Sentral From Singapore.

Step 2: Disembark From Bus For Customs Clearance & Immigration Check Points

Part of your journey on public buses require all passengers to disembark the bus with luggage and queue for customs and immigration clearance at Woodlands Checkpoint Singapore and again at Johor Customs.

Upon clearing customs and immigration at Woodlands Checkpoint Singapore, walk down to the bus bays and queue for any bus to Johor providing it’s from the same bus provider which you had boarded earlier.

Disembark the bus again for customs and immigration clearance at Johor Customs, and follow the sign boards towards Johor (JB) Sentral.

Step 3: Board Local Bus From JB Sentral To Danga Bay

These are the operators and the respective bus number that’ll get you to Danga Bay. Boarding these buses, the ride won’t take long, and you’ll reach Danga Bay within an estimated 15 minutes.

1) Bus operator: Causeway Link
Bus number: 1B, 5B, 7B, 51B, 111, 502, 505, 777B

2) Bus operator: S&S International
Bus number: 5, 7, 15, 39, 331

3) Bus operator: Kembara City
Bus number: 606

4) Bus operator: Maju
Bus number: 221, 229


2. Private Car From Singapore To Danga Bay Theme Park

Given the close distance, many families who head here chose to drive as it is the fastest method.

For better comfort and convenience, would be to have a private car with driver to bring you and your family from Singapore to Danga Bay theme park. Wonder no more as below is why you should arrange with SGMYTAXI your next trip.


  • Spacious cars to accommodate large families with luggage
  • Safe, comfortable ride
  • Pick up and drop off point determined by passengers
  • Schedule at passengers convenience
  • Passengers need not alight at immigration checkpoints
  • Experienced, friendly drivers
  • Easy to book online
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