There are 5 ways to get from Genting Highlands to Butterworth by train, bus, car, 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

Train  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Batang Kali to Butterworth

$29 - $38

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from First World Hotel to Kamunting
  2. Take the bus from Kamunting to Butterworth

$12

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Genting Highlands to Butterworth 216.5 miles

$16 - $24

Bus, fly to Penang, car ferry  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Genting Highlands to Kuala Lumpur International Airport
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Penang (PEN) KUL - PEN
  3. Take the car ferry from Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal

$21 - $69

Bus, fly to Alor Setar, KTM Komuter  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Genting Highlands to Kuala Lumpur International Airport
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Alor Setar (AOR) KUL - AOR
  3. Take the KTM Komuter from Anak Bukit to Butterworth

$26 - $93

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Genting Highlands to Butterworth is to bus which costs RM 48 and takes 6 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Genting Highlands to Butterworth is to drive which costs RM 65 - RM 95 and takes 4 h 18 min.

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The distance between Genting Highlands and Butterworth is 271 km. The road distance is 346.3 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from Genting Highlands to Butterworth, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Genting Highlands to Butterworth. However, there are services departing from First World Hotel and arriving at Butterworth via Kamunting. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 57 min.

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What companies run services between Genting Highlands, Pahang, Malaysia and Butterworth, Malaysia?

KTM ETS Malaysia Railway operates a train from Genting Highlands to Butterworth once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 3 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Genting Highlands to Butterworth via Kamunting in around 6 h 57 min.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $80
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $110
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $200
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $110
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Batang Kali to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$8 - $9
Gold
$11 - $13
Platinum
$15 - $18
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Anak Bukit to Butterworth
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
Aerobus
Website
aerobus.my
Bus from Genting Highlands to Kuala Lumpur International Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
aerobus.my
Ferry operators
Rapid Ferry
Car ferry from Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal to Sultan Abdul Halim 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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