There are 9 ways to get from Batam to Kuala Lumpur by plane, ferry, train, subway or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Batam to Kuala Lumpur Subang  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Batam (BTH) to Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) BTH - SZB

$31 - $268

Cheapest option

Ferry, train  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the ferry from Batam Centre to Johor Bahru
  2. Take the train from Johor Bahru Sentral to Pulau Sebang/Tampin
  3. Take the train from Pulau Sebang to KL Sentral

$24 - $31

7 alternative options

Ferry to Singapore, fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the ferry from Batam Centre to Harbourfront Centre
  2. Fly from Singapore (SIN) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) SIN - KUL
  3. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

$48 - $183

Ferry to Johor Bahru, fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the ferry from Batam Centre to Johor Bahru
  2. Fly from Johor Bahru (JHB) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) JHB - KUL
  3. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

$37 - $92

Fly Batam to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Batam (BTH) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) BTH - KUL
  2. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

$136 - $444

Ferry to Johor Bahru, fly to Kuala Lumpur Subang  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the ferry from Batam Centre to Johor Bahru
  2. Fly from Johor Bahru (JHB) to Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) JHB - SZB

$37 - $111

Ferry, subway to Singapore, fly to Kuala Lumpur Subang  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the ferry from Batam Centre to Harbourfront Centre
  2. Take the subway from Outram Park to Tanah Merah
  3. Fly from Singapore (SIN) to Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) SIN - SZB

$60 - $247

Ferry, bus StarMart Express  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the ferry from Batam Centre to Harbourfront Centre
  2. Take the bus from Golden Mile Tower Singapore to Kuala Lumpur Terminal Bersepadu Selatan

$40 - $47

Ferry, bus Aeroline  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the ferry from Batam Centre to Harbourfront Centre
  2. Take the bus from HarbourFront to Corus Hotel Kuala Lumpur

$41 - $46

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Batam to Kuala Lumpur is to ferry and train which costs Rp350000 - Rp440000 and takes 9 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Batam to Kuala Lumpur is to fly which costs Rp430000 - Rp3900000 and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The distance between Batam and Kuala Lumpur is 341 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from Batam to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Batam to Kuala Lumpur.
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  • Distance: 213 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 15 min

What companies run services between Batam, Indonesia and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

Malindo Airways flies from Batam to Kuala Lumpur 6 times a week.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Penang
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $600
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $600
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $180
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $80
Flights from Batam to Kuala Lumpur via Pekanbaru
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Batam to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$24 - $260
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $110
Garuda Indonesia
Website
garuda-indonesia.com
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Batam to Kuala Lumpur via Jakarta
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $210
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $220
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $1,300
Air Mauritius
Website
airmauritius.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Lion Mentari Airlines
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Batam to Kuala Lumpur via Jakarta
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $280
Uzbekistan
Website
uzairways.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Indonesia AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Batam to Kuala Lumpur via Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $170
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
SMRT
Phone
+1 800-336-8900
Website
smrt.com.sg
Subway from Outram Park to Tanah Merah
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
smrt.com.sg
KTM Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Johor Bahru Sentral to Pulau Sebang/Tampin
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Economy
$3 - $4
Premier
$10 - $11
Premier Night
$14 - $17
Superior
$4 - $7
Superior Night
$6 - $9
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Pulau Sebang to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Bus operators
StarMart Express
Phone
+60 5 847 5055
Bus from Golden Mile Tower Singapore to Kuala Lumpur Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
starmartbus.com
Book at
easybook.com
Aeroline
Website
aeroline.com.my
Bus from HarbourFront to Corus Hotel Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
aeroline.com.my
Ferry operators
Batam Fast Ferries
Website
batamfast.com
Ferry from Batam Centre to Harbourfront Centre
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
batamfast.com
Majestic Fast Ferry
Website
majesticfastferry.com.sg
Ferry from Batam Centre to Harbour Front
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
majesticfastferry.com.sg
Citra Indomas
Ferry from Batam Centre to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
tripbooking.co.id
Book at
easybook.com

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