Kotaraya II Bus Terminal

This terminal has ceased operations with effect from 1 November 2014

Kotaraya II Bus Terminal was a bus terminal located at Jalan Trus in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. It was located near the Johor Bahru International Convention Center (Komtar JBCC) and other developments.

The terminal was one of two bus termini served by Singapore public bus operators, the other being Larkin Bus Terminal. It was slated for closure from 1 November 2014.

The terminal in October 2014, served by SBS Transit Scania K230UBs.


Name: Kotaraya II Bus Terminal | 高打拉雅巴士终站 | Terminal Bas Sentral Kotaraya
Service area: Johor Bahru
Address: Jalan Trus, 80000 Johor Bahru, Johor
Principal operator: SBS Transit, SMRT
MRT Station: –
Berths: –
Bus services: 2 (SBST), 1 (SMRT), other bus operators

The terminal:

Kotaraya II was a centralized bus terminal for bus services to Singapore. The terminal was located within and shared with a vehicle carpark. A series of sheltered bus stops for various bus operators house bus timekeepers and seats for waiting passengers. Located beside the terminal are various sundry shops and food centers.

The terminal was closed permanently from November 2014 onwards, and all remaining bus services were amended. Service 160 and 170X was amended to loop at Jalan Tun Abdul Razak (JB Sentral) with effect from 01 Nov 2014.

Former bus services:

Service Destination Amendments
160 Jurong East Loops at JB Sentral
170X Kranji MRT Station Loops at JB Sentral
950 Woodlands Loops at JB Sentral
AC7 Yishun Terminates at JB CIQ
TS1 Changi Airport Terminates at Larkin Ter
TS8 Resorts World Sentosa Terminates at Larkin Ter


Gallery: Pre-closure terminal pictures (October 2014):
Click for larger image

As seen from the SMRT dispatcher’s shelter

Overhead view showing the attached carpark, all of which will be closed

Bus route signages

SMRT MAN A22 layover

SBS Transit buses parking next to the dispatcher’s shelter and passenger waiting area

Rear view of the terminal

Entrance along Jalan Trus

Closure information

The terminal in 2013, served by Volvo B10M MkIVs and Mercedes-Benz OC500LEs

The terminal in 2013, served by Volvo B10M MkIVs and Mercedes-Benz OC500LEs



Location of Kotaraya II. Click for larger image.

Location of former Kotaraya II.

Actual route to Kotaraya II Ter

Service 160, 170X and 950’s former route to Kotaraya II Ter


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