+6 088 738 788 [email protected]
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Tour Code: BC-NBR
Availability: Every Wednesday & Saturday
Duration: 9AM - 2PM
Validity: Until 31st Dec 2019
Pick Up & Drop Off: Hotel in Kota Kinabalu City
Min Age: No Limit
Validity: 1 Jan 2019 – 31 Dec 2019 (All Market)
No. of PaxAdult (MYR/Pax)
11 & Above 440
5-10 450
2-4 460
Rate based on PRIVATE Transfer & applicable to Age 4 & above



1) The train only runs on every Wednesday and Saturday.

2) Child rate applies for children below 4 years old. 

4) Children aged 4 years old and above consider as adult and full adult rate will be applied.


1) Minimum to go: 2 Adults

2) All rate are quoted in Ringgit Malaysia & Nett (No hidden cost unless otherwise stated)

3) All passports and visas must be valid at least 06 months from the date of entry into the country destination

4) There is additional charges for hotel pick up outside the city: MYR 30 per person for pick up from Beringgis Beach Resort, Langkah Syabas Beach Resort, Rasa Ria Resort, Karambunai Area, Kinarut Area etc.

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Return Land Transfer

  • Hotel > Train Station > Hotel (Private Transfer)

2 Meals

  • One (1) Continental Breakfast
  • One (1) Tiffin-style Lunch
  • Ticket
    Visit to Kinarut & Papar Town

    Air Fare
    Travel Insurance
    Others not stated

    Sun Block Lotion
    Sun hat/Sun glasses

    The safe keeping of your personal belongings are at your own responsibility.

    The train only runs on every Wednesday and Saturday.

    The train has comfortable seating and dining facilities and cooling by fans (windows is open all time).

    North Borneo Railway is built and operated to the highest of international standards and is fully compliant with modern safety standards.

    After commencement of tour service there will be no refund in part or full, will be made for unused service/activity.

    Day 1
    North Borneo Railway Experience Tour

    9:00 am
    Pick up from your hotel lobby and transfer to train station.

    9:30 am
    Boarding at Tanjung Aru Station

    10:50 am
    Depart from Tanjung Aru Station for Papar

    10:40 am
    Stop at Kinarut Town – visit Tien Shi Temple or traditional shops

    11:00 am
    Depart from Kinarut Station

    11.45 am
    Arrive in Papar Town – visit local wet market and shops

    12:20 pm
    Re-board train for return journey

    12:30 pm
    Depart from Papar Station for Tanjung Aru

    12:40 pm
    ‘Tiffin’ Lunch onboard

    1:40 pm
    Arrive at Tanjung Aru Station and onward transfer to your respective hotel.

    Tour Details

    About North Borneo Railway

    The North Borneo Railway features a British Vulcan steam locomotive, designed and built by the Vulcan Foundry in Newton-le-Willows as part of the last order before the factory converted to diesel and electric locomotive construction. Take a ride on the North Borneo Railway and relive the nostalgic romance of British North Borneo. Experience the unique sights and sounds of the Sabah landscape on board a vintage steam engine train straight out of the 1900s, chugging along the tracks from Tanjung Aru to Papar.  Along the way, soak in the green vistas of sprawling paddy fields and traditional village homes on stilts.

    Book now to enjoy the romance of an old steam train which offers you an unforgettable journey of rediscovery into the heart of Borneo in old days.