Bintan Pre-Departure Guide

TIME ZONE

Bintan is 1 hour behind Singapore

 

PHONE

+62

 

CURRENCY
Indonesian Rupiah (RP). Most resorts accept Visa & Master credit card payment.

 

LANGUAGE

Bahasa Indonesia is the national language and English is widely spoken and understand

 

WEATHER

April to October is considered the best time to travel to Bintan as the weather is clear and sunny. November to March is the monsoon season in Bintan

 

ACCESS TO BINTAN

Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal to Bandar BentanTelani Port (BBT) : 60 mins

Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal to Bintan Lagoon Resort Ferry Terminal : 90 mins

Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal to Tanjung Pinang Ferry Terminal (TPI) : 120 mins

 

Ferry from Singapore to Bintan is most commonly used to get to Bintan, other ways include domestic flight from other parts of Indonesia and domestic ferry from Batam.

 

VOLTAGE              

220 volts AC, Socket Type

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TRAVEL INFORMATION

International passports must be valid for at least 6 months from the date of arrival into Indonesia. For more information on visa, please visit https://www.brf.com.sg/travel-information/visa-information/

 

 

THINGS TO BRING

  • Passport

  • Sunscreen

  • Sunglasses

  • Insect repellent

  • Umbrella

  • Charger for your phone/camera