Sibu to Kuching

Sibu to Kuching

  Sep 27, 2021, 7 trips (MYR 55 – MYR 0)

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7h 46m First: 0:30 Last: 21:30

From MYR 55
7h 46m bus ride with EVA Express
Kuching Sentral
From MYR 65 per adult
7h 46m bus ride with EVA Express
Kuching Sentral
From MYR 65 per adult

Sibu to Kuching Schedule

Sibu to Kuching Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Freesia Express Express 03:30 - 11:16MYR 55
EVA Express VIP 24 08:30 - 16:16MYR 65.34
AirAsia Economy #AK646515:55 - 16:35MYR 260.44

Transportation from Sibu to Kuching

How to get from Sibu to Kuching

When you want to get from Sibu to Kuching, 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 260.35. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as MYR 55.01.

How far is Sibu from Kuching?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Sibu to Kuching. Your trip will be a total of 198 miles (318 km). The flying distance is 120 miles (192 km).

How long does it take to get from Sibu to Kuching?

The travel time from Sibu to Kuching can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 1 to 8 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Sibu to Kuching?

The cost of the trip from Sibu to Kuching varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Freesia Express: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as MYR 55.01 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 260.35.

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

  • Bus tickets - MYR 54.50 to MYR 67.08;
  • Plane tickets - MYR 259.94 to MYR 259.94;

How many trips per day are there between Sibu and Kuching?

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

  • Flights from Sibu to Kuching depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 00:30 - you can also take a bus as late as 21:30. There are 1 available bus trips every day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Sibu to Kuching. 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 259.94.

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 Sibu to Kuching


Taking a bus from Sibu to Kuching 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 Sibu to Kuching

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Sibu to Kuching? 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:

  • 100% decided to go for a bus.