Causeway Link CW3 (Larkin Branch)

Causeway Link CW3 (Larkin Branch) is a branch route of CW3 operated by Johor Bahru-based bus operator Handal Indah, plying between CIQ Second Link and Larkin Bus Terminal in Johor Bahru, Malaysia, via Bukit Indah.

The branch route operates solely within Johor Bahru, and offers through-ticketing for journeys to and from Singapore.

^ Causeway Link Mercedes-Benz CBC 1725 (JJB1647) – CW3 Larkin Branch

Route Information
Route Larkin Bus Terminal ↔ CIQ 2nd Link
Passes Through Taman Perling (Layang/SK Taman Perling 3), Bukit Indah
Fare Section fare payment, ManjaLink Card accepted.
RM7.00 (Max) towards Jurong East, S$4.00 (Max) towards destinations in JB
Operator Information
Current Operator Handal Indah Sdn Bhd
Common Fleet Mercedes-Benz CBC 1725
Scania K250IB
SKSbus SA12-300
Yutong ZK6118HGA
Departure Times from Larkin Daily: 0430hrs – 2130hrs
Departure Times from CIQ Second Link
Daily: 0530hrs – 2230hrs
60mins, see published schedule for details.

Route History

Service CW3 is a cross-border route connecting the Taman Perling, Bukit Indah and Gelang Patah areas (within Johor) with Jurong East Bus Interchange in Singapore, via the Tuas Second Link crossing. The route is one of four regular cross-border bus services operating via the Tuas Second Link, along with Service CW4, CW4S and CW6.

Causeway Link poster

Causeway Link poster

Service CW3 (Larkin Branch) is a branch route of CW3, serving within Johor only. Introduced on 19th April 2015, the route plies between Larkin Bus Terminal and CIQ Second Link, via Taman Perling (Layang/SK Taman Perling 3) and AEON Bukit Indah. The Larkin branch route operates with the route number “CW3”, but buses will indicate “Larkin” on the destinations signs.

Through-ticketing is available to and from Singapore, i.e. tickets bought on this service are valid for connecting bus trips to Singapore, and vice-versa, passengers from Singapore with valid tickets can transfer to this service at CIQ 2nd Link.

Boarding Points:

  • Larkin Terminal: Platform 27, 28 and 29
  • AEON Bukit Indah: Bus stop along Jalan Indah 15/2
  • CIQ 2nd Link: Designated bus boarding point

Parent Service


Charges section fares. ManjaLink Card payment is accepted on this bus service. Only Singapore currency is accepted when boarding the bus in Singapore, and Malaysian currency is accepted when boarding from Malaysia.

Cash / ManjaLink Fares towards CIQ 2nd Link Cash / ManjaLink Fares towards Larkin Ter
Larkin Ter – Jurong East: RM7.00
Taman Tasek – Jurong East: RM6.50
AEON Bukit Indah – Jurong East: RM5.00
CIQ 2nd Link – Jurong East: RM2.60
Jurong East – Larkin Ter: S$4.00
CIQ 2nd Link – Larkin Ter: RM5.50
AEON Bukit Indah – Larkin Ter: RM3.00
Taman Perling – Larkin Ter: RM2.00
Taman Tasek – Larkin Ter: RM1.30

Fares for travelling between towns along JB sector are usually around RM1.50 – RM3.00. More detailed fare information for Manjalink users are attached in a separate section below.


Service CW3 (Larkin Branch) commonly utilizes regular city buses.

Route Information:

Direction 1 Direction 2
  • Larkin Terminal
    Jalan Kenyalang
  • Jalan Kolam Ayer
    – Pejabat Daerah Tanah Johor Bahru
  • Jalan Tun Abdul Razak
    – Shell Kiosk (Jalan Tun Abdul Razak)
    – Taman Tasek
    Iskandar Coastal Highway (express)
  • Iskandar Coastal Highway
    – Sekolah Kebangsaan Taman Perling 3
  • Jalan Persisiran Perling 2
    – Jalan Indah 19/5
  • Persiaran Indah
    – aft Changkat Indah
  • Jalan Indah 15/2
    – ÆON Bukit Indah
  • Persiaran Indah
    – aft Changkat Indah
  • Lebuhraya Bukit Indah
    – bef Jalan Changkat Indah Utama
    – opp Jalan Indah 27/5
    Iskandar Coastal Highway
    Malaysia – Singapore Second Link Expressway
  • Second Link CIQ Complex
  • Second Link CIQ Complex
    Malaysia – Singapore Second Link Expressway
    Iskandar Coastal Highway
  • Lebuhraya Bukit Indah
    – Jalan Indah 27/5
    – aft Jalan Changkat Indah Utama
    Persiaran Indah
  • Jalan Indah 15/2
    – ÆON Bukit Indah
    Persiaran Indah
  • Jalan Persisiran Perling 2
    – Jalan Layang 15
  • Iskandar Coastal Highway
    – opp Sekolah Kebangsaan Taman Perling 3
    Iskandar Coastal Highway (express)
  • Jalan Tun Abdul Razak
    – Lagenda Tasek Condominium
    – Pusat Kokurikulum Kem Tasek Utara
    Jalan Kolam Ayer
    Jalan Kenyalang
  • Larkin Terminal
Causeway Link CW3 at a glance, with the Gelang Patah branch route in black and the Larkin branch in Purple

Causeway Link CW3 at a glance. The Larkin branch is indicated in Purple.



Sksbus SA12-300 (JNG8025)
Yutong ZK6118HGA (JQU1480)



  • NA
  • 2015 (19 Apr): Additional special departures between Larkin Ter and CIQ Second Link introduced

Past Routings:

  • NA


Miscellaneous Fare Information for Manjalink users

Manjalink users will be required to tap their card upon entering the bus, which includes re-boarding the bus at the various checkpoints.

As the ManjaLink card is loaded with values in MYR, for SGD fares passengers will be charged based on the prevailing exchange rate determined by Causeway Link. For example, the published ManjaLink fare for JB-bound CW3 is $4.00, and as such when ManjaLink is used, 4.00×2.98= 11.92, thereby deducting RM12.00 from the card, taking into consideration the Malaysian system of rounding cents.


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