There are 5 ways to get from Butterworth to Kuala Kedah by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

KTM Komuter  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Butterworth to Alor Setar Butterworth

$8 - $10

Cheapest option

Bus KBES  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Butterworth to Alor Setar

$7 - $10

3 alternative options

Bus Plusliner  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Alor Setar

$8 - $10

Taxi  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Butterworth to Kuala Kedah 64.9 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Butterworth to Kuala Kedah 64.9 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The distance between Butterworth and Kuala Kedah is 78 km. The road distance is 103.8 km.

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The best way to get from Butterworth to Kuala Kedah without a car is to KTM Komuter which takes 1 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Butterworth to Kuala Kedah, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Butterworth to Kuala Kedah is to KTM Komuter which takes 1 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 49 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Butterworth to Kuala Kedah is 104 km. It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to drive from Butterworth to Kuala Kedah.

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There are 107+ hotels available in Kuala Kedah. Prices start at $24 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Butterworth to Kuala Kedah.
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  • Distance: 48.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

What companies run services between Butterworth, Malaysia and Kuala Kedah, Malaysia?

KTM Komuter operates a train from Butterworth to Kuala Kedah every 4 hours. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 1 h 8 min. Alternatively, KBES operates a bus from Butterworth to Kuala Kedah every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 37 min. Cepat Express also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Butterworth to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
Cepat Express
Website
cepatexpress.com.my
Bus from Butterworth to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
cepatexpress.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Plusliner
Website
plusliner.com.my
Bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
plusliner.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Other operators
Taxi from Butterworth to Kuala Kedah
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Penang Taxi Drivers Association
Phone
+604 262 5721
Website
penang-traveltips.com
Sunshine Radio Taxi
Phone
+604 642 5961
Website
penang-traveltips.com

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