Ipoh to Malacca

Ipoh to Malacca

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Transportation from Ipoh to Malacca

Ipoh to Malacca Destination Reviews

Bus Business, Transnasional MY, Oct 31, 2019
Heavy traffic in KL, but we were only 15 minutes late to Malacca! Very good!!
Train #9321 ETS Gold, Easybook Trains, Aug 26, 2019
Nice train, nice trip.
Bus VIP 24, Sri Maju Group, Aug 23, 2019
Everything was fine. thanks
9 customer reviews

How to get from Ipoh to Malacca

When you want to get from Ipoh to Malacca, 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 85.75. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as MYR 43.57.

How far is Ipoh from Malacca?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Ipoh to Malacca. Your trip will be a total of 227 miles (364 km). The flying distance is 175 miles (280 km).

How long does it take to get from Ipoh to Malacca?

The travel time from Ipoh to Malacca can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 5 to 7 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Ipoh to Malacca?

The cost of the trip from Ipoh to Malacca varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Billion Stars Express: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as MYR 43.57 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 85.75.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Ipoh to Malacca:

  • Bus tickets - MYR 41.89 to MYR 83.78;
  • Train tickets - MYR 58.65 to MYR 368.63;

How many trips per day are there between Ipoh and Malacca?

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

  • Buses start plying the route from 11:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:59. There are 7 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 2 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Taking a bus from Ipoh to Malacca 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.


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 Ipoh to Malacca

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Ipoh to Malacca? 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:

  • 55% users enjoyed a train ride.
  • 45% decided to go for a bus.