There are 5 ways to get from Batam to Malacca by ferry, bus, train or plane

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

Ferry, bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the ferry from Batam Centre to Harbourfront Centre
  2. Take the bus from Queen Street Bus Terminal to Estadia Hotel, Melaka

$34 - $41

Cheapest option

Ferry to Johor Bahru, fly, bus  •  6 h 46 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 bus from Klia to Melaka

$32 - $82

3 alternative options

Ferry, train  •  7 h 19 min

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

$35 - $45

Ferry to Singapore, fly, bus  •  6 h 33 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 bus from Klia to Melaka

$43 - $173

Fly from Batam, bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Batam (BTH) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) BTH - KUL
  2. Take the bus from Klia to Melaka

$131 - $434

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Batam to Malacca is to ferry and bus which costs Rp490000 - Rp600000 and takes 5 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Batam to Malacca is to ferry and bus which costs Rp490000 - Rp600000 and takes 5 h 39 min.

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The distance between Batam and Malacca is 230 km.

The best way to get from Batam to Malacca without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 5 h 39 min and costs Rp490000 - Rp600000.

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It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to get from Batam to Malacca, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Singapore Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Malacca is 1 h ahead of Batam. It is currently 8:34 PM in Batam and 9:34 PM in Malacca.

Air Mauritius, Uzbekistan, Ethiopian Airlines and seven other airlines offer flights from Singapore Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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There are 1109+ hotels available in Malacca. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Batam to Batam Airport is to taxi which takes 24 min and costs Rp80000 - Rp95000.

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Map of how to get from Batam to Malacca.
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  • Distance: 143.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 39 min

What companies run services between Batam, Indonesia and Malacca, Malaysia?

There is no direct connection from Batam to Malacca. However, you can take the taxi to Batam Centre, take the ferry to Harbourfront Centre, take the walk to HarbourFront Stn, take the bus to Bugis Stn, take the walk to Queen Street Bus Terminal, then take the bus to Estadia Hotel, Melaka. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Batam to Malacca via Batam Centre, Johor Bahru, Johor Bahru Sentral, and Pulau Sebang in around 7 h 19 min.

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
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 - $130
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
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
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
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
Superior
$4 - $7
Superior Night
$6 - $9
Premier
$10 - $11
Premier Night
$14 - $17
Bus operators
707 Travel Group
Website
707-inc.com
Bus from Queen Street Bus Terminal to Estadia Hotel, Melaka
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
707-inc.com
Book at
12go.asia
StarMart Express
Phone
+60 5 847 5055
Website
starmartbus.com
Bus from Golden Mile Tower Singapore to Hatten Hotel Melaka
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
starmartbus.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Klia to Melaka
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
starmartbus.com
Book at
easybook.com
Grassland Express
Website
grasslandsg.com
Bus from Singapore Golden Mile Complex to Hatten Hotel Melaka
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
grasslandsg.com
Book at
easybook.com
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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