Unititi Express
Instant Recommended
13:45
Butterworth
4h 20m bus ride in Express
4.3
18:05
Cameron Highlands, Pahang
Instant Recommended
10:30
Butterworth
4h 50m bus ride in Express
4.4
15:20
Tanah Rata, Pahang
Instant Recommended
13:10
Butterworth
1h 46m ride in train #9105, ETS Platinum
14:56
Ipoh

From Penang New Asian Travel to Cameron Highlands by Buses

New Asian Travel
Instant
08:00
Penang New Asian Travel
5h bus ride in VIP
3.7
13:00
Tanah Rata, Pahang
New Asian Travel
Instant
13:30
Penang New Asian Travel
5h bus ride in VIP
3.7
18:30
Tanah Rata, Pahang

From Butterworth to Cameron Highlands by Trains

Instant Fastest
04:45
Butterworth
1h 40m ride in train #9101, ETS Platinum
06:25
Ipoh
Instant
05:15
Butterworth
1h 46m ride in train #9121, ETS Gold
07:01
Ipoh
Instant
06:05
Butterworth
1h 46m ride in train #9103, ETS Platinum
07:51
Ipoh
Instant Fastest
07:30
Butterworth
1h 40m ride in train #9321, ETS Gold
09:10
Ipoh
Instant
08:41
Butterworth
2h ride in train #9421, ETS Gold
10:41
Ipoh
Instant Recommended
13:10
Butterworth
1h 46m ride in train #9105, ETS Platinum
14:56
Ipoh
Instant Fastest
16:00
Butterworth
1h 40m ride in train #9107, ETS Platinum
17:40
Ipoh
Instant
18:33
Butterworth
1h 46m ride in train #9123, ETS Gold
20:19
Ipoh

From Butterworth to Cameron Highlands by Buses

Unititi Express
Instant
08:30
Butterworth
4h 20m bus ride in Express
4.3
12:50
Cameron Highlands, Pahang
Instant
09:30
Butterworth
4h 50m bus ride in Express
4.4
14:20
Tanah Rata, Pahang
Instant Recommended
10:30
Butterworth
4h 50m bus ride in Express
4.4
15:20
Tanah Rata, Pahang
Unititi Express
Instant Recommended
13:45
Butterworth
4h 20m bus ride in Express
4.3
18:05
Cameron Highlands, Pahang
Instant
14:30
Butterworth
4h 50m bus ride in Express
4.4
19:20
Tanah Rata, Pahang
Instant
16:00
Butterworth
4h 50m bus ride in Express
4.4
20:50
Tanah Rata, Pahang

From George Town to Cameron Highlands by Buses

Unititi Express
Instant
07:30
George Town, Penang
4h 25m bus ride in Express
3.8
11:55
Cameron Highlands, Pahang
Unititi Express
Instant
12:15
George Town, Penang
4h 25m bus ride in Express
3.8
16:40
Cameron Highlands, Pahang

From Sungai Nibong to Cameron Highlands by Buses

Unititi Express
Instant
08:00
Sungai Nibong, Penang
4h 20m bus ride in Express
3.8
12:20
Cameron Highlands, Pahang
Unititi Express
Instant
13:00
Sungai Nibong, Penang
4h 20m bus ride in Express
3.8
17:20
Cameron Highlands, Pahang
Instant
13:30
Sungai Nibong, Penang
4h 30m bus ride in Express
18:00
Tanah Rata, Pahang
Instant
15:00
Sungai Nibong, Penang
4h 30m bus ride in Express
19:30
Tanah Rata, Pahang

George Town to Cameron Highlands Schedule

George Town to Cameron Highlands Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
KTM ETS Platinum 04:45 - 06:25MYR 44
KTM ETS Platinum 06:05 - 07:51MYR 47.04
Unititi Express Express 08:30 - 12:50MYR 41.60
Perak Transit Ekspres Express 09:30 - 14:20MYR 42
Perak Transit Ekspres Express 10:30 - 15:20MYR 42
KTM ETS Platinum 13:10 - 14:56MYR 47.04
New Asian Travel VIP 13:30 - 18:30MYR 52.80
Unititi Express Express 13:45 - 18:05MYR 41.60
Perak Transit Ekspres Express 13:30 - 18:00MYR 42
Perak Transit Ekspres Express 14:30 - 19:20MYR 42
KTM ETS Platinum 16:00 - 17:40MYR 47.04
KTM ETS Gold 18:33 - 20:19MYR 36.96

Popular Routes in Malaysia

How to get from George Town to Cameron Highlands

When you want to get from George Town to Cameron Highlands, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Bus
  • Train

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Train. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A Bus ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about MYR 52.80. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as MYR 15.31.

How far is George Town from Cameron Highlands?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from George Town to Cameron Highlands. Your trip will be a total of 156 miles (250 km). The flying distance is 98 miles (157 km).

How long does it take to get from George Town to Cameron Highlands?

The travel time from George Town to Cameron Highlands can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 5 hours.

How much does it cost to get from George Town to Cameron Highlands?

The cost of the trip from George Town to Cameron Highlands varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Transnasional MY: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as MYR 15.31 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a Bus - a one-way Bus ticket can cost as much as MYR 52.80.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from George Town to Cameron Highlands:

  • Bus tickets - MYR 15.00 to MYR 53.00;
  • Train tickets - MYR 35.00 to MYR 47.00;

How many trips per day are there between George Town and Cameron Highlands?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Buses start plying the route from 06:30 - you can also take a bus as late as 22:00. There are 27 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 8 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Buses

Taking a bus from Penang to Pahang is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

Trains

Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from George Town to Cameron Highlands

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from George Town to Cameron Highlands? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 518 decided to go for a bus.
  • 482 users enjoyed a train ride.