Malacca to Kuala Lumpur

Malacca to Kuala Lumpur

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13:30
Melaka Sentral, Malacca
2h 19m bus ride in Express
15:49
TBS Kuala Lumpur
MYR 8 per adult

From Melaka Sentral to Kuala Lumpur by Bus

Instant Cheapest Fastest
13:30
Melaka Sentral, Malacca
2h 19m bus ride in Express
15:49
TBS Kuala Lumpur
MYR 8 per adult

Transportation from Malacca to Kuala Lumpur

How to get from Malacca to Kuala Lumpur

When you want to get from Malacca to Kuala Lumpur, 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 train ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about MYR 33.00. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as MYR 7.00.

How far is Malacca from Kuala Lumpur?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Malacca to Kuala Lumpur. Your trip will be a total of 67 miles (107 km). The flying distance is 51 miles (82 km).

How long does it take to get from Malacca to Kuala Lumpur?

The travel time from Malacca to Kuala Lumpur can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 4 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Malacca to Kuala Lumpur?

The cost of the trip from Malacca to Kuala Lumpur 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 MYR 7.00 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a train - a one-way train ticket can cost as much as MYR 33.00.

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

  • Bus tickets - MYR 7.00 to MYR 25.00;
  • Train tickets - MYR 26.00 to MYR 33.00;
  • Plane tickets - MYR 42,949,672.00 to MYR 0.00;

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

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

  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 6 trains per day.
  • Flights from Malacca to Kuala Lumpur depart during the day - there are approximately 4 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 06:30 - 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 Malacca to Kuala Lumpur. 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 42,949,672.00.

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 Kuala Lumpur
Malindo Air

Buses

Taking a bus from Malacca to Kuala Lumpur 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 Malacca to Kuala Lumpur

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

  • 85% decided to go for a bus.
  • 15% users enjoyed a train ride.