GETTING TO LABUAN ISLAND
From Semenanjung Malaysia or Singapore:
You may opt to fly on Air Asia, Malindo or Malaysia Airlines via Kuala Lumpur direct to Labuan Island (2 hours 30 minute flight time). There are 5 flights per day from Kuala Lumpur to Labuan.
From Kota Kinabalu:
MasWings flies to Labuan a minimum of 3 times a day from Kota Kinabalu.
MasWings flies to Labuan a minimum of 3 times a day via Miri which requires runners flying in from either Kuching, Miri, Bintulu, or Sibu to transit in Miri Airport first before connecting to Labuan.
From Brunei: The safest option is to take the twice a day car ferry from Muara Ferry Terminal to Labuan (journey time is 2 hours).
Putrajaya/Goodwill Star/Kimanis 087-443-244 (Labuan Ticket Office)
Shuttle Hope 087-415-777
The organizers do offer assistance in booking car ferry tickets from Menumbok to Labuan/Labuan to Menumbok for the event for runners wanting to come to Labuan either on Friday, 25th October or Saturday, 26th October and a return trip back to Menumbok after the event. Contact us at for assistance. Please note this assistance ends 30th August 2019 and all tickets are on a first come first basis as we cannot guarrantee tickets will be available so close to the holiday weekend of the event. We highly recommend runners purchase their ferry tickets early. For runners in Kota Kinabalu, we can arrange to pass you the ferry tickets in Kota Kinabalu. For runners outside of Kota Kinabalu, we can courier the ferry tickets to you directly at a cost.
GETTING AROUND LABUAN ISLAND
Taxi's and car rentals are relatively cheap to hire in Labuan for short term use and should be considered. Counters are available at the arrival hall of the International passenger ferry terminal or at the Labuan Aiport arrival hall.
We recommend booking a small car and to self drive or to share a van if you are in a group if you are not driving to Labuan and using the ferry services via Brunei or Menumbok.
Grab is now available in Labuan and booking vans for 6 or more passengers can now be done 24 hours in advance using the Grab app.
WHERE TO STAY
Palm Beach Resort is the official hotel for the Labuan Ultra Marathon 2019 as both the Start and Finish lines are at this beach resort.
Dorsett Grand Hotel (4 stars)
Lazenda Hotel (3 stars)
Hotel Pulau Labuan 1, 2, 3 (budget 2 star hotel)
Most hotels and motels in Labuan are located in the town centre but at different sides of the town. Please consult the map of your hotel when booking on agoda or booking.com or any third party booking website before you pay for your room. Please also be aware some homestays and airbnb accomodations are not in the town centre and may need you to drive or hire a grab car to get transport around the island.