Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru

Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru

Kuala Lumpur
Johor Bahru
Tue, Jun 4
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Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru Schedule

Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
LA Holidays Express 01:00 - 09:35MYR 40.43
Mara Liner Express 04:15 - 08:35MYR 38.70
Suasana Edaran Express Express 06:30 - 10:50MYR 38.50
Sri Maju Group VIP 24 09:15 - 13:21MYR 38.50
707 Express 11:10 - 16:40MYR 24.20
Super Nice Express Express 13:30 - 17:36MYR 66
Suasana Edaran Express Express 15:00 - 19:44MYR 40.01
StarMart SG Express 27 16:15 - 21:37MYR 69.95
Sri Maju Group VIP 24 19:00 - 23:20MYR 40.43
AirAsia Economy #AK604621:40 - 22:40MYR 84.91
Sri Maju Group VIP 24 23:29 - 03:35MYR 38.50

Transportation from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru

Facts about the transport from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru

Cheapest Transport$7
Fastest Transport50m
Earliest Departure12:30 AM
Latest Departure11:59 PM
Departures per day144
Distance322 kilometers
Transport CompaniesAirAsia, Daytrip, KKKL Express, KPB Express, LA Holidays, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Air, Mara Liner, Mayang Sari, Prisma Express, Sri Maju Group, Sri Theven Travel, Suasana Edaran Express, Super Nice Express, Top Liner, Yellow Star Express

Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru Destination Reviews

BU
I most satisfied and want to serve you for more better
Bus VIP, Billion Stars Express, Apr 23, 2024
A
The bus was 1.30 hours late for departurer with no update or reason why. Asked the check in people and they just said its in its way. It was freezing on the bus and the aircon was so loud. The trip took over 5 hours.
Bus VIP, Billion Stars Express, Dec 16, 2023
PM
The bus vehicle is not so good. My daughter felt carsick because the bus was shaking too much.
Bus Express, Yellow Star Express, Aug 9, 2023
AG
Real arrival time: 3 am
Bus Express, SC Southern Express, Jun 22, 2023
4.4
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How to get from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru

When you want to get from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. 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 flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 68.30. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as USD 6.27.

How far is Kuala Lumpur from Johor Bahru?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru. Your trip will be a total of 201 miles (322 km). The flying distance is 172 miles (276 km).

How long does it take to get from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru?

The travel time from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 1 to 9 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru?

The cost of the trip from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Mayang Sari: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as USD 6.27 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as USD 68.30.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru:

  • Bus tickets - USD 6.38 to USD 14.03;
  • Plane tickets - USD 25.94 to USD 68.25;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from USD 270.01 to USD 431.17.

How many trips per day are there between Kuala Lumpur and Johor Bahru?

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

  • Buses start plying the route from 00:30 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:59. There are 136 available bus trips every day.
  • Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru depart during the day - there are approximately 8 departures a day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is USD 25.94.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru

AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Air

Buses

Taking a bus from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru 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.

Taxi

Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru. It allows you to tailor-make your trip, plan all the detours and see all the places you want. You can choose the type and the size of your car as well to be as comfortable as you'd like to.

Depending on the route, it might cost as much as USD 270.01.

Things to remember: It's a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator..

The most popular transport from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru? 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:

  • 95% decided to go for a bus.
  • 4% users took a plane.
  • 1% Other