There are 7 ways to get from Butterworth to Kuala Terengganu by bus, car, train, plane or car ferry

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

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Bus S.P Bumi  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Parit Buntar to Kuala Terengganu

$17

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Bus  •  20 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Butterworth to Kuala Terengganu

$12

5 alternative options

Bus E-Mutiara Express  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Tanah Merah
  2. Take the bus from Tanah Merah to Kuala Terengganu

$14

Bus via Ipoh Aman Jaya  •  11 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Ipoh Aman Jaya
  2. Take the bus from Ipoh to Kuala Terengganu

$20 - $26

Drive  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Butterworth to Kuala Terengganu 268 miles

$20 - $29

KTM Komuter to Alor Setar, fly to Kuala Trengganu  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Butterworth to Anak Bukit
  2. Fly from Alor Setar (AOR) to Kuala Trengganu (TGG) AOR - TGG

$37 - $143

Car ferry to Penang, fly to Kota Bharu, bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
  2. Fly from Penang (PEN) to Kota Bharu (KBR) PEN - KBR
  3. Take the bus from Teluk Mesira to Kuala Terengganu

$38 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Butterworth to Kuala Terengganu is to bus which costs RM 47 and takes 20 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Butterworth to Kuala Terengganu is to KTM Komuter and fly which costs RM 150 - RM 600 and takes 5 h 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Butterworth and arriving at Kuala Terengganu. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 h 18 min.

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The distance between Butterworth and Kuala Terengganu is 308 km. The road distance is 428.9 km.

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The best way to get from Butterworth to Kuala Terengganu without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 45 min and costs RM 68 - RM 71.

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It takes approximately 8 h 45 min to get from Butterworth to Kuala Terengganu, including transfers.

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Butterworth to Kuala Terengganu bus services, operated by E-Mutiara Express, depart from Butterworth Bus Terminal station.

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There is no direct flight from Alor Setar Airport to Kuala Trengganu Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Butterworth to Kuala Terengganu bus services, operated by Ekspres Perdana, arrive at Kuala Terengganu station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Butterworth to Kuala Terengganu is 429 km. It takes approximately 6 h 5 min to drive from Butterworth to Kuala Terengganu.

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Map of how to get from Butterworth to Kuala Terengganu.
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  • Distance: 192.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 45 min

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

S.P Bumi operates a bus from Butterworth to Kuala Terengganu once daily. Tickets cost $14 and the journey takes 7 h 8 min.

Airlines
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $130
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Flights from Penang to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $130
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Flights from Penang to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $130
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $150
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Trengganu via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $140
Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Butterworth to Anak Bukit
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
S.P Bumi
Website
spbumi.com.my
Bus from Parit Buntar to Kuala Terengganu
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
spbumi.com.my
Bus from Ipoh to Kuala Terengganu
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
spbumi.com.my
Bus from Butterworth to Kuala Terengganu
Ave. Duration
20 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
spbumi.com.my
E-Mutiara Express
Website
e-mutiara.com.my
Bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Tanah Merah
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
e-mutiara.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Ekspres Perdana
Website
ekspresperdana.com.my
Bus from Tanah Merah to Kuala Terengganu
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
ekspresperdana.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Bus from Teluk Mesira to Kuala Terengganu
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
ekspresperdana.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Express Kesatuan
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Ipoh Aman Jaya
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
easybook.com
Bus from Ipoh Amanjaya to Kuala Terengganu
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
easybook.com
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Butterworth to Terminal Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Perak Transit
Website
peraktransit.com.my
Bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Terminal Amanjaya Ipoh
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
peraktransit.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Cepat Express
Website
cepatexpress.com.my
Bus from Butterworth to Terminal Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
cepatexpress.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Mara Liner
Website
maraliner.com.my
Bus from Butterworth to Ipoh Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
maralinergroup.my
Book at
onlineticket.maralinergroup.my
Ferry operators
Rapid Ferry
Car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
myrapid.com.my
Adult passenger
$1
Car
$2

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Malindo Airways, Malaysia Airlines, Firefly and AirAsia offer flights from Alor Setar Airport to Kuala Trengganu Airport.

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