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Travel to Miri



The Miri Getting There options are quite straight forward and simple to choose from. Miri is considered to be Sarawak's second largest city and is its northern gateway. It thus serves as a major transport hub to other areas in Sarawak. It has a population of approximately 300,000 people. It is a great diving destination and is also well-known for its parks. While traveling to Miri make sure you have a valid visa. The visa has to be stamped for a period of 6 months. You will have to go through immigration at Sarawak, even if you had an immigration check at Sabah or at Peninsular Malaysia.



By Air



From your port of destination check for flights into the Miri International Airport, which is one of the largest airports in Malaysia and has high passenger traffaic. The airport received its international status in the year 2009. There are daily flights from Johar Bahru, Labuan and Kula Lumpur to Miri.



Airport Transfers



Once at the Miri International airport, you can use taxi service to get to your destination. Remember to buy the coupon for the taxi at the airport. The taxi coupon ensures that you are not cheated by local cab drivers, as you make the payment at the airport to the official authorities. While making reservations at hotels in Miri ask for airport pick ups. Generally hotels include airport pick up and return as a complimentary service