There are 7 ways to get from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Hanoi (HAN) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) HAN - KUL
  2. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

$45 - $179

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Fly to Kuala Lumpur Subang  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Hanoi (HAN) to Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) HAN - SZB

$162 - $1,203

Bus, train  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the bus from Ha Noi to Savannakhet Laos
  2. Take the bus from Mukdahan to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  3. Take the train from Bang Sue to Padang Besar
  4. Take the train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur

$77 - $139

Bus  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Vientiane - Southern Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Nong Khai to Nakhon Ratchasima
  3. Take the bus from Nakhon Ratchasima to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  4. Take the bus from Hat Yai Bus Station to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan

$105 - $114

Bus via Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal  •  2 days 15 h

  1. Take the bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Vientiane - Southern Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Vientiane to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Bangkok Bus Terminal to Hat Yai
  4. Take the bus from Hatyai to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan

$107 - $120

Bus, night train, train  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the bus from Ha Noi - Sinh Tourist Office to Vang Vieng Laos
  2. Take the bus from Vang Vieng Naga Travel to Nong Khai Train Station
  3. Take the night train from Nong Khai to Bang Sue
  4. Take the train from Bang Sue to Padang Besar
  5. Take the train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur

$106 - $198

Drive  •  38 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur 1766.4 miles

$210 - $310

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Hanoi station to Kuala Lumpur. However, there are services departing from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station and arriving at Terminal Bersepadu Selatan via Vientiane, Nong Khai, Nakhon Ratchasima and Hat Yai Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 12 h.

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The distance between Hanoi and Kuala Lumpur is 2039 km. The road distance is 2826.3 km.

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The best way to get from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 days 12 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 52 min to get from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur bus services, operated by , arrive at Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur is to fly which takes 9 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 days 12 h.

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The quickest flight from Hanoi Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 15 min.

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Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur bus services, operated by Sri Maju, arrive at Terminal Bersepadu Selatan station.

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Kuala Lumpur is 1 h ahead of Hanoi. It is currently 4:12 PM in Hanoi and 5:12 PM in Kuala Lumpur.

Yes, the driving distance between Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur is 2826 km. It takes approximately 38 h 55 min to drive from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur.

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  • Distance: 1274.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 52 min

What companies run services between Hanoi, Vietnam and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

Malindo Airways, Malaysia Airlines and nine other airlines fly from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur via Vientiane - Southern Bus Station, Vientiane, Nong Khai, Nakhon Ratchasima, Hat Yai Bus Terminal, and Hat Yai Bus Station in around 2 days 12 h.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Penang
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Penang
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur via Penang
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur via Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur via Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $200
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $250
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Bang Sue to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
17 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $60
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$15 - $21
2nd Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $60
Night train from Nong Khai to Bang Sue
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$11 - $13
Gold
$17 - $20
Platinum
$23 - $27
Bus operators
The Sinh Tourist
Website
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Ha Noi to Savannakhet Laos
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Ha Noi - Sinh Tourist Office to Vang Vieng Laos
Ave. Duration
25 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$42
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Mukdahan to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Nong Khai to Nakhon Ratchasima
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Bangkok Bus Terminal to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
15 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Thaisanuan Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Mukdahan to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Vientiane - Southern Bus Station
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
baolau.com
Piya
Website
busonlineticket.co.th
Bus from Nakhon Ratchasima to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Station to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Thai-Lao International Bus
Bus from Vientiane to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
baolau.com
Naga travel
Website
nagatravel.com
Bus from Vientiane to Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$43
Schedules at
nagatravel.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Vang Vieng Naga Travel to Nong Khai Train Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
nagatravel.com
Book at
12go.asia

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Malindo Airways, Malaysia Airlines, Vietjet Air and six other airlines offer flights from Hanoi Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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There are 4234+ hotels available in Kuala Lumpur. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hanoi to Hanoi Airport is to bus which takes 47 min and costs .

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