There are 5 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.

Recommended option

Bus via Parit Buntar  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Parit Buntar to Kuala Terengganu

$17

Cheapest option

Bus  •  20 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Butterworth to Kuala Terengganu

$12

3 alternative options

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 - $144

Car ferry to Penang, fly to Kota Bharu, bus  •  8 h 45 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

$37 - $109

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 takes 5 h 38 min and costs RM 140 - RM 600.

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The distance between Butterworth and Kuala Terengganu is 308 km. The road distance is 429 km.

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

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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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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 Butterworth to Kuala Terengganu
Ave. Duration
20 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
spbumi.com.my
Ekspres Perdana
Website
ekspresperdana.com.my
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
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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