Malacca to Kuala Lumpur

Malacca to Kuala Lumpur

Malacca to Kuala Lumpur Schedule

Malacca to Kuala Lumpur Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Sani Express Express 05:00 - 07:19$ 2.51
KKKL Express Express 07:30 - 09:49$ 3.61
KTM ETS Gold 08:29 - 10:37$ 7.14
Mayang Sari Express 10:15 - 12:34$ 2.13
StarMart Express 27 12:30 - 14:40$ 2.73
Transnasional MY Executive 15:30 - 18:00$ 3.42
Transnasional MY Executive 18:30 - 21:01MYR 15.03
Billion Stars Express Express 21:00 - 23:19$ 2.48

Transportation from Malacca to Kuala Lumpur

Malacca to Kuala Lumpur Destination Reviews

The trip, reserved and paid for in advance, has been canceled ! We were not informed of this change and had to book and pay for another trip. I hope to get a refund of 12GO... PV
Bus Executive, Transnasional MY, Aug 10, 2022
Bus was cancelled 5 minutes before departure. We were automatically transferred to the next bus an hour later but didn’t get any information from anyone.
Bus VIP 24, KPB Express, Jun 9, 2022
Evwrything was great, except that we were told we need to print the ticket and pay extra for that
Bus Express, KKKL Express, Jun 2, 2022
Faster than expected and confortable
Bus Express, KKKL Express, May 27, 2022
No holdups, dead on time, air con perfect...not like in other countries (Thailand for example) where they don’t know the difference between air con and refrigeration. Comfy seating. Love the single seats and huge legroom. Good value all round.
Bus Business, Transnasional MY, Feb 27, 2020
The bus delayed for few minutes.
Bus Economy Club 41, Transnasional MY, Feb 21, 2020
Bus has got 45 min delay, no information provided before hand, until bus showed up.
Bus Business, Transnasional MY, Feb 19, 2020
Only sligthed delayed, but got to Kuala Lumpur on time!
Bus Express, Delima Express (Delima Express), Feb 19, 2020
Good place clean service a1
Bus Express, Delima Express (Delima Express), Feb 1, 2020
Bus Express, Delima Express (Delima Express), Jan 30, 2020
235 customer reviews

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 USD 6.87. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as USD 2.13.

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 89 miles (143 km). The flying distance is 69 miles (110 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 3 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 USD 2.13 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 USD 6.87.

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

  • Bus tickets - USD 2.00 to USD 4.00;
  • Train tickets - USD 7.00 to USD 7.00;

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

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

  • Buses start plying the route from 05:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 21:00. There are 8 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 4 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


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.


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:

  • 99% decided to go for a bus.
  • 1% Other