If you want to travel from Johor Bahru to Singapore by train, you can take the KTM JB to SG (Shuttle Tebrau service) from JB Sentral Railway Station to Singapore Woodlands Train Checkpoint.
The trip by train from Johor Bahru to Singapore takes just five minutes, then you can continue your journey to the city by either taxi, or the much cheaper option of taking a bus (or walk) to the nearest MRT station, then the train to any part of the city from there.
Below is the latest shuttle train timetable as published by KTM for 2020.
Train Number ST 61 departs JB Sentral at 05:00 - Arrives Woodlands at 05:05.
Train Number ST 63 departs JB Sentral at 05:30 - Arrives Woodlands at 05:35.
Train Number ST 65 departs JB Sentral at 06:00 - Arrives Woodlands at 06:05.
Train Number ST 67 departs JB Sentral at 06:30 - Arrives Woodlands at 06:35.
Train Number ST 69 departs JB Sentral at 07:00 - Arrives Woodlands at 07:05.
Train Number ST 71 departs JB Sentral at 07:30 - Arrives Woodlands at 07:35.
Train Number ST 73 departs JB Sentral at 08:45 - Arrives Woodlands at 08:50.
Train Number ST 75 departs JB Sentral at 10:00 - Arrives Woodlands at 10:05.
Train Number ST 77 departs JB Sentral at 11:30 - Arrives Woodlands at 11:35.
Train Number ST 79 departs JB Sentral at 12:45 - Arrives Woodlands at 12:50.
Train Number ST 81 departs JB Sentral at 14:00 - Arrives Woodlands at 14:05.
Train Number ST 83 departs JB Sentral at 15:15 - Arrives Woodlands at 15:20.
Train Number ST 85 departs JB Sentral at 16:30 - Arrives Woodlands at 16:35.
Train Number ST 87 departs JB Sentral at 17:45 - Arrives Woodlands at 17:50.
Train Number ST 89 departs JB Sentral at 19:00 - Arrives Woodlands at 19:05.
Train Number ST 91 departs JB Sentral at 20:15 - Arrives Woodlands at 22:20.
Train Number ST 93 departs JB Sentral at 21:30 - Arrives Woodlands at 21:35.
Train Number ST 95 departs JB Sentral at 22:45 - Arrives Woodlands at 22:50.
Fares in this direction cost just 5 RM - no discount is given for children or seniors.
Tickets for the Shuttle train to Singapore usually go on sale 30 days in advance and can either be purchased from the station or online.
As this service is very popular with early morning commuters heading to Singapore for the day, if you want to travel in the morning it is advisable to book your tickets as far in advance as possible as the early morning trains sell our very quickly.
The best way to get your tickets is to go direct to the KTM website and book from them.