Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu

Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu

  Sep 29, 2021, 26 trips (MYR 48 – MYR 0)

Other Options

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Flights

1h 5m First: 9:00 Last: 16:20

From MYR 135
09:00
KUL Kuala Lumpur Airport
1h 5m flight #OD1204 with Malindo Air
10:05
KBR Kota Bharu Airport, Kelantan
From MYR 135 per adult
09:00
SZB Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah, Selangor
1h 5m flight #OD1204 with Malindo Air
10:05
KBR Kota Bharu Airport, Kelantan
From MYR 135 per adult

Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu Schedule

Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Firefly Economy #FY114609:50 - 10:55MYR 203
Ekspres Mutiara Express 09:30 - 18:42MYR 48.03
Firefly Economy #FY115411:40 - 12:45MYR 140.54
Firefly Economy #FY114813:00 - 14:05MYR 140.54
Malaysia Airlines Economy #MH139615:45 - 16:50MYR 317.51
Malindo Air Economy #OD126616:20 - 17:25MYR 162
Ekspres Perdana Express 21:45 - 06:57MYR 48.14
Queen Express Express 22:00 - 07:12MYR 47.92
Ekspres Perdana Express 22:00 - 07:12MYR 48.14
Ekspres Mutiara Express 22:00 - 07:12MYR 48.03
Sani Express Express 22:00 - 07:12MYR 47.92

Transportation from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu

Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu Destination Reviews

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flight Economy, Malindo Air, May 28, 2018
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How to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu

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

  • Flight
  • Bus

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 MYR 6,979.71. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as MYR 47.80.

How far is Kuala Lumpur from Kota Bharu?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu. Your trip will be a total of 272 miles (437 km). The flying distance is 210 miles (337 km).

How long does it take to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu?

The travel time from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 10 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu?

The cost of the trip from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Queen Express: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as MYR 47.80 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 MYR 6,979.71.

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

  • Bus tickets - MYR 46.00 to MYR 46.00;
  • Plane tickets - MYR 173.64 to MYR 208.94;

How many trips per day are there between Kuala Lumpur and Kota Bharu?

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

  • Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kelantan depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 09:30 - you can also take a bus as late as 22:00. There are 1 available bus trips every 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 Kelantan. 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 MYR 173.64.

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 Kelantan
Firefly, Malindo Air

Buses

Taking a bus from Kuala Lumpur to Kelantan 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.

The most popular transport from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu? 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:

  • 86% decided to go for a bus.
  • 14% users took a plane.