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

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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Fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  6 h 40 min

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

$50 - $175

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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 - $1,202

Train, drive, bus  •  2 days 23 h

  1. Take the train from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City
  2. Drive from Bến Bạch Đằng to Kuala Besut
  3. Take the bus from Kuala Besut to Klang

$209 - $320

Bus, train  •  2 days 10 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 bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  4. Take the bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Padang Besar
  5. Take the train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur

Bus, train via Central Bus Station Vientiane  •  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 Central Bus Station Vientiane to khon kaen
  3. Take the bus from Udonthani to Nakhon Ratchasima
  4. Take the bus from Nakhon Ratchasima to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  5. Take the bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Padang Besar
  6. Take the train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur

Bus, night train, train  •  2 days 16 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 Hat Yai
  5. Take the train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
  6. Take the train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur

$114 - $222

Drive  •  38 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur 1766.4 miles

$210 - $310

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur is to fly and train which costs $50 - $180 and takes 6 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur is to fly and train which costs $50 - $180 and takes 6 h 40 min.

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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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It takes approximately 6 h 40 min to get from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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

Malaysia Airlines, Firefly and nine other airlines fly from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur hourly.

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
Every day
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
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Singapore
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Ho Chi Minh City, Singapore
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Don Muang, Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $390
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Suvarnabhumi, Singapore
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
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
Every day
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
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Singapore
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Ho Chi Minh City, Singapore
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Don Muang, Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $390
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Suvarnabhumi, Singapore
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
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 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
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
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
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
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
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
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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Vietnam Railways
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
31 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$32 - $38
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$35 - $55
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$40 - $60
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
$12 - $20
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$12 - $13
Gold
$18 - $20
Platinum
$24 - $28
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
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)
$6 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $17
2nd Class (Berth)
$21 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Bang Sue to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $55
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$14 - $20
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $55
Train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $28
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$16 - $22
1st Class (Berth)
$21 - $28
Bus operators
Sani Express
Website
saniexpress.com.my
Bus from Kuala Besut to Klang
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
13.76.85.166
Book at
13.76.85.166
Ekspres Perdana
Website
ekspresperdana.com.my
Bus from Kuala Besut to Klang
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
ekspresperdana.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
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
$43
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 Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
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 Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
Vientiane Capital Bus Enterprise
Website
vientianebus.org.la
Bus from Central Bus Station Vientiane to khon kaen
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
vientianebus.org.la
Lao-Thai International Bus
Website
baolau.com
Bus from Vientiane to Udonthani
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
baolau.com
Suvarnabhumi Airport Bus
Website
suvarnabhumiairport.com
Bus from Udonthani to Nakhon Ratchasima
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
bangkokairportonline.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
$39
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Naga travel
Website
nagatravel.com
Bus from Vang Vieng Naga Travel to Nong Khai Train Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
nagatravel.com
Book at
12go.asia

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