How to get from KUALA PERLIS to KUALA LUMPUR?

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How to travel from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur? You can travel by bus, plane or train.

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    • Kuala Lumpur – it is the capital and biggest city of Malaysia. This city also belongs to the most visited places and a lot of tourists visit this city almost all the year round. Kuala Lumpur is also the most important transport hub of Malaysia. Kuala Lumpur has also various historical sites and also modern parts of this city. One of the most impressive buildings are Petronas Twin Towers and the biggest transit hub is Kuala Lumpur Sentral in the city centre. Kuala Perlis is the closest city to Thailand and travelers coming from Thailand can continue to travel by tourist bus, train or plane to Kuala Lumpur. From Kuala Lumpur you can travel to the south of Malaysia, e.g. by tourist bus/taxi to Malacca or by bus, train or plane (direct flight) to Singapore. You can also visit another places on this travel route, e.g. Langkawi or Penang, and from Penang you can travel to Kuala Lumpur. There are 3 ways how you can travel from Kuala Perlis (Kedah) to Kuala Lumpur – by tourist bus, train from Arau or travel by plane (direct flight).
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From Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur you can travel by bus, train or plane.

    • Travel distance from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur is about 500 km by land and about 400 km by plane. From Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur you can travel by tourist bus, KTM Berhad train or plane – direct flight. The best and fastest option is to travel by plane, it takes only about 1.5 hour and costs about $20-70/pp. There are low-cost direct flights to Kuala Lumpur Airport or Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport. Another option is to travel by tourist bus. Travel by tourist bus to Kuala Lumpur from Kuala Perlis takes about 6.5-8 hours and bus tickets cost about $12-14/pp. There are day and overnight buses and these buses depart from Kangar or Kuala Perlis. If you want to travel by train from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur, first you have to go to Arau and from Arau you can take a KTM train to Kuala Lumpur. Arau is about 20 km from Kuala Perlis. Travel by train from Arau to Kuala Lumpur takes about 5.5 hours and costs about $16-25/pp. There are these classes of the trains: ETS Gold, ETS Platinum, ETS Standard, ETS Business. You can book bus, train tickets or direct flights to Kuala Lumpur from Kuala Perlis easily online. From Kuala Lumpur you can travel to Malacca.

How do I get from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur?


1. BUS from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur

    • travel by bus from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur takes about 6.5-8 hours
    • bus companies to Kuala Lumpur: Transnasional MY, Plusliner, SS International Express, Mayan Sari…
    • one-way bus ticket from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur costs about $12-14/pp
    • a cheapest way how you can get to Kuala Lumpur from Kuala Perlis
    • bus stations in Kuala Perlis – Kangar or Kuala Perlis
    • bus stations in Kuala Lumpur – buses arrive to TBS Kuala Lumpur
    • Book and buy bus e-tickets from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur on 12go.asia icon-external-link-square or Baolau icon-external-link-square
    • frequented travel route to Kuala Lumpur from Kuala Perlis – recommended – book your bus tickets online!
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Transnasional tourist bus from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur (photo: 12go.asia).


2. FLIGHT from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur

    • yes, there are a few direct flights from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur
    • the fastest and comfortable way how to travel to Kuala Lumpur from Kuala Perlis
    • direct flight from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur takes about 1.5 hour
    • flights from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur cost about $20-70/pp
    • airlines from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur: Malindo Air, Malaysia Airlines, Air Asia…
    • airports in Kuala Lumpur – Kuala Lumpur, Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah – Selangor
    • airport in Kuala Perlis – Alor Setar Airport – Kedah
    • Book direct flight from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur on 12go.asia icon-external-link-square or Baolau icon-external-link-square
    • from Kuala Lumpur Airport to KL Sentral you can travel by KLIA Ekspress train (about 30 minutes)
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Plane of Malindo Air from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur (photo: 12go.asia).


3. TRAIN from Arau to Kuala Lumpur

    • there is also a train, but from Arau (about 20 km from the town)
    • there are KTM Berhad seat trains from Arau (Stesen Diraja Arau) to Kuala Lumpur
    • modern and comfortable trains (ETS Gold, ETS Platinum + Standard, ETS Business)
    • travel by train of KTM Berhad from Arau to Kuala Lumpur takes about 5.5 hours
    • one-way train ticket from Arau to Kuala Lumpur costs about $16-45/pp
    • train station in Kuala Lumpur – Kuala Lumpur Sentral
    • train station in Arau – Stesen Diraja Arau
    • Book train ticket from Arau to Kuala Lumpur online on Baolau icon-external-link-square or 12go.asia icon-external-link-square
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Train of KTM Berhad from Arau to Kuala Lumpur – another option of transfer to KL (photo: Baolau).


Bus Schedule / Timetable – Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur + Bus Tickets:

FULL UPDATED BUS SCHEDULE – CLICK HERE

Bus Schedule - Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur

Departs in Kuala Perlis

Arrival in Kuala Lumpur

Mayang Sari

14:30

21:45

Mayang Sari

19:45

03:00

Mayang Sari

21:30

04:45

Mayang Sari

22:00

05:15

Transnas. MY

11:30

19:00

Plusliner MY

11:45

19:45

SS International Express

18:00

11:15

SS International Express

20:15

03:30

Transnas. MY

21:00

04:30

Plusliner MY

21:15

05:15

Transnas. MY

22:45

06:15


  Flight Schedule – Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur:

FULL UPDATED FLIGHT SCHEDULE – CLICK HERE

Flight Schedule - Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur

Departs in Kuala Perlis

Arrival in Kuala Lumpur

Air Asia

08:35

09:45

Air Asia

11:40

12:55

Malaysia Airlines

14:35

15:35

Malindo Air

20:15

03:30

Malindo Air

17:10

18:20

Malindo Air

19:15

20:25

Malindo Air

20:35

21:45

Plusliner MY

21:10

22:20

Air Asia

21:25

22:35


icon-info-circle Faqs + Information – Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur:

How to book and buy tickets from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur?

    • You can book tickets and flights from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur on 12go.asia or Baolau.
    • You can also search another route, e.g. Penang > Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur > Malacca…

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

    • Travel by tourist bus from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur takes about 6.5-8 hours.
    • Travel by plane (direct flight) from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur takes about 1.5 hour.
    • Travel by train of KTM Berhad from Arau to Kuala Lumpur takes about 5.5 hours.

How much does it cost to travel from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur?

    • To get by tourist bus from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur costs about $12-14/pp.
    • To get by plane (direct flight) from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur costs about $20-70/pp.
    • To get by train of KTM Berhad from Arau to Kuala Lumpur costs about $16-24/pp.

What is the travel distance from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur?

    • Travel distance from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur is about 500 km by train or bus or about 400 km by plane.

Where to go and travel from Kuala Lumpur?

    • From Kuala Lumpur you can travel to the south of Malaysia. E.g. you can travel by bus to Malacca or you can continue to travel by train of KTM, bus or plane (a lot of direct flights) to Singapore.

What is the best way how to get from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur?

    • The best and fastest way how to go and travel from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur is to travel by plane because there are direct flights. So you will save a travel time, travel by plane takes about 1.5 hour and these flights are cheap.

What is the most cheapest way how to go from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur?

    • The most cheapest way how to go from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur is to travel by tourist seat bus. Bus tickets from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur start already at $12/pp. There are about 4 bus companies – Transnasional MY, Mayang Sari, Plusliner, SS International Express.

What is the closest railway station to Kuala Perlis?

    • The closest railway station to Kuala Perlis (from the pier) is in Arau. Arau is about 20 km from Kuala Perlis and there are KTM Berhad trains (ETS Gold, ETS Platinum + Standard, ETS Business) from Arau to Kuala Lumpur Sentral.

How to go from Kuala Lumpur Airport to the city centre?

    • The most fastest option how to reach the city centre of Kuala Lumpur is to travel by KLIA Ekspres train. Travel by this modern train to the city centre takes about 30 minutes. You can arrive to Kuala Lumpur Sentral – the biggest transport hub in Kuala Lumpur.

Is there also some alternative travel route to Kuala Lumpur?

    • Yes, you can also travel by bus/train from Kuala Perlis to Penang. Travel distance from Kuala Perlis to Penang is only about 180 km. Penang belongs to the most visited site in Malaysia and from this place you can easily travel by tourist bus, train of KTM or plane to Kuala Lumpur.

Where to stay in Kuala Lumpur?

    • Kuala Lumpur is the capital and biggest city of Malaysia. There are various accommodation facilities – modern hotels, cheap guesthouses, hostels for backpackers and low-cost travelers or luxury resorts.
    • Search from this selection: Book your hotel/guesthouse in Kuala Lumpur.
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Plaza Merdeka in Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia.
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The original Little India used to be located along Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman in central Kuala Lumpur.
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Kuala Lumpur city centre and Petronas Towers, the most iconic buildings in the city.


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