town and district capital of Johor

Tangkak is a town and the capital of Tangkak District in Johor, Malaysia.



Get inEdit

By planeEdit

The town does not have its own airport. The nearest airport is the Melaka International Airport (MKZ IATA) serving Melaka City.

By trainEdit

The town doesn't have any train station. However, the nearest train stations are Segamat stations in the neighboring district of Segamat.

By carEdit

From Jasin, Muar and SegamatEdit

If coming from Segamat or Muar, take Muar-Segamat Highway (FT23) northward and southward. If coming from Jasin District, take Sialang Road (M2/J21) westward.

From other places in Peninsular MalaysiaEdit

If coming from other places on the West Coast of Peninsular Malaysia, take the North–South Expressway Southern Route southward and exit to Tangkak Toll Plaza southward. If you're coming from the East Coast, you'll have to drive down to Segamat and continue from there. Tangkak is not connected by land to East Malaysia, thus if you are coming from the area, please take flight first to Kuala Lumpur International Airport or Senai International Airport (Melaka International Airport for limited cities) and continue the journey by land.

By busEdit

The town houses the 1 Tangkak Bus Station.

Get aroundEdit


Tangkak Theatre
  • 1 Ledang Park (Laman Ledang), Kampung Tanjung Batu, 84900. Park
  • 2 Kian Hoon Kiong Temple (繭雲宮). Taoist temple.
  • 3 Tangkak Jamek Mosque (Masjid Jamek Tangkak). Mosque  
  • 4 Tangkak Recreational Park (Chohong River Recreational Park), Jalan Sialang, 84900. Park with futsal stadium, gymnasium and public square.  
  • 5 Tangkak Square (Dataran Tangkak), Taman Sentosa, 84900. Public square.  
  • 6 Tangkak Theatre (Tangkak Old Theatre), Jalan Panggong Lama. Historical theatre.  



  • 1 Fresco Supermarket, Jalan Padang Lalang, 84900. Supermarket.
  • 2 MR.DOLLAR Pusat Perniagaan Payamas, No. 1-3, Jalan Perniagaan Payamas, Pusat Perniagaan Payamas, 84900. Variety Store  
  • 3 Tangkak Public Market, Kampung Padang Lalang, 84900. Public market.  
  • 4 TF Value-Mart Tangkak, No. 4-14, Jalan Perniagaan Payamas, Pusat Perniagaan Payamas, 84900. Supermarket  
  • 5 Zon Jimat Tangkak, No. 15-18, Jalan Perniagaan Payamas, Pusat Perniagaan Payamas, 84900. Variety Store


  • 1 Kluang Fei Restaurant (Tangkak Beef Noodles Restaurant), No. 20, Jalan Solok, 84900, +60126158611. Beef noodle restaurant.  
  • 2 Otea Tangkak, No. 1, Jalan Hospital, 84900. Restaurant and tea bar.
  • 3 Shanghai Tang Restaurant, No. 31, Jalan Kemajuan off Jalan Payamas, 84900. Restaurant and tea bar.


  • 1 Chatto Tangkak, No. 3, Jalan Payamas off Jalan Kemajuan, 84900. Handcrafted Tea Bar.


Johor Matriculation College

The town is home to some government education institutions. It is home to one of the pre-university college, the 1 Johor Matriculation College (Kolej Matrikulasi Johor), Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia, Jalan Payamas, 84900, toll-free: +606-9781672, . Matriculation college.    , which students are required to live in the hostel prepared. Other college within this district including Kolej Kemahiran Tinggi MARA Ledang (in Sungai Mate town) and Kolej Komuniti Ledang.


  • 1 Lok Pin Hotel, No. 117, Jalan Muar, 84900. Hotel
  • 2 Ophir Hotel, No. 3, Pusat Perniagann Naib Long 2, Jalan Muar, 84900, +6069791661. Hotel.  
  • 3 Tangkak Highland Hotel, No. 355, 1st-3rd floor, Jalan Muar, 84900. Hotel


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