There are 4 ways to get from Butterworth to Tanjong Malim by train, bus, taxi or car

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

Train  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Butterworth to Tanjung Malim

$7 - $12

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Ipoh Aman Jaya
  2. Take the bus from Ipoh Amanjaya to Terminal Bus Tanjong Malim

$8 - $12

Taxi  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Butterworth to Tanjong Malim 169.5 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Butterworth to Tanjong Malim 169.5 miles

$12 - $19

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Butterworth to Tanjong Malim is to bus which costs RM 30 - RM 50 and takes 4 h 57 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Butterworth to Tanjong Malim is to taxi which costs RM 600 - RM 750 and takes 2 h 55 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Butterworth to Tanjong Malim. However, there are services departing from Butterworth Bus Terminal and arriving at Terminal Bus Tanjong Malim via Ipoh Amanjaya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 57 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Butterworth and arriving at Tanjung Malim. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 58 min.

More details

The distance between Butterworth and Tanjong Malim is 230 km. The road distance is 271.2 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Butterworth to Tanjong Malim without a car is to train which takes 3 h 6 min and costs RM 30 - RM 50.

More details

The train from Butterworth to Tanjung Malim takes 2 h 58 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

More details

Butterworth to Tanjong Malim bus services, operated by Express Kesatuan, depart from Butterworth Bus Terminal station.

More details

Butterworth to Tanjong Malim train services, operated by KTM ETS Malaysia Railway, depart from Butterworth station.

More details

The best way to get from Butterworth to Tanjong Malim is to train which takes 3 h 6 min and costs RM 30 - RM 50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs RM 30 - RM 50 and takes 4 h 57 min.

Mode details

Butterworth to Tanjong Malim bus services, operated by Sri Maju, arrive at Terminal Bus Tanjong Malim station.

More details

Butterworth to Tanjong Malim train services, operated by KTM ETS Malaysia Railway, arrive at Tanjung Malim station.

More details

Map of how to get from Butterworth to Tanjong Malim.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 143.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 6 min

What companies run services between Butterworth, Malaysia and Tanjong Malim, Malaysia?

KTM ETS Malaysia Railway operates a train from Butterworth to Tanjong Malim 3 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 2 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Butterworth to Tanjong Malim via Ipoh Aman Jaya, Ipoh Amanjaya, and Terminal Bus Tanjong Malim in around 4 h 57 min.

Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Butterworth to Tanjung Malim
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$7 - $8
Gold
$10 - $12
Platinum
$13 - $16
Bus operators
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
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
Bus from Ipoh Amanjaya to Terminal Bus Tanjong Malim
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Book at
easybook.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
Other operators
Taxi from Butterworth to Tanjong Malim
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Penang Taxi Drivers Association
Phone
+604 262 5721
Website
penang-traveltips.com
Sunshine Radio Taxi
Phone
+604 642 5961
Website
penang-traveltips.com

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including The London Underground: Essential tips to navigate the Tube, Travelling to the US: What do I need to know? and French strikes 2018: What are my alternative transport options? - to help you get the most out of your next trip.