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From Melaka Sentral to Butterworth by bus

08:30
Melaka Sentral, Malacca
15:35
Butterworth
7h 5m
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09:00
Melaka Sentral, Malacca
16:05
Butterworth
7h 5m
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10:00
Melaka Sentral, Malacca
17:05
Butterworth
7h 5m
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20:30
Melaka Sentral, Malacca
03:35
Butterworth
7h 5m
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21:00
Melaka Sentral, Malacca
04:05
Butterworth
7h 5m
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From Melaka Sentral to Penang by bus

09:00
Melaka Sentral, Malacca
16:05
Sungai Nibong, Penang
7h 5m
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21:00
Melaka Sentral, Malacca
04:05
Sungai Nibong, Penang
7h 5m
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From Muar to Butterworth by bus

10:00
Muar, Johor
17:30
Butterworth
7h 30m
 Instant
22:00
Muar, Johor
05:30
Butterworth
7h 30m
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From Batu Berendum Airport to Penang by flight

#OD1331
14:45
MKZ Batu Berendum Airport, Malacca
16:05
PEN Penang International Airport
1h 20m
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#AK6285
14:50
MKZ Batu Berendum Airport, Malacca
16:00
PEN Penang International Airport
1h 10m
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Malacca to Butterworth Schedule

Malacca to Butterworth Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Transnasional VIP 08:30 – 15:35MYR 49.41
Sri Maju Group VIP 24 10:00 – 17:05MYR 56.11
StarMart Express VIP 24 10:00 – 17:30MYR 63.96
Malindo Air Economy #OD133114:45 – 16:05MYR 136.61
AirAsia Economy #AK628514:50 – 16:00MYR 151.41
Transnasional VIP 20:30 – 03:35MYR 49.41
StarMart Express VIP 24 22:00 – 05:30MYR 63.96

Malacca to Butterworth destination reviews

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50% of 6 travelers were happy with this destination
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bus VIP 24, Sri Maju Group, Jun 14, 2019
Good ride. Many thanks to both drivers

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How to get from Malacca to Butterworth

When you want to get from Malacca to Butterworth, 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 151.41. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as MYR 49.41.

How far is Malacca from Butterworth?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Malacca to Butterworth. Your trip will be a total of 234 miles (375 km). The flying distance is 257 miles (412 km).

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

The travel time from Malacca to Butterworth can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 8 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Malacca to Butterworth varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Transnasional: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as MYR 49.41 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 151.41.

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

  • Bus tickets - MYR 49.00 to MYR 64.00;
  • Plane tickets - MYR 137.00 to MYR 151.00;

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

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

  • Buses start plying the route from 08:30 - you can also take a bus as late as 22:00. There are 9 available bus trips every day.
  • Flights from Malacca to Butterworth depart during the day - there are approximately 2 departures a day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Malacca to Butterworth. 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 137.00.

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 Malacca to Butterworth
AirAsia (AirAsia), Malindo Air

Buses

Taking a bus from Malacca to Butterworth 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 Malacca to Butterworth

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

  • 957 users took a plane.
  • 43 decided to go for a bus.