There are 3 ways to get from Ipoh to Betong by bus, car or train

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Recommended option

Bus, drive  •  2 h 53 min

$6 - $8

2 alternative options

Train, drive  •  3 h 8 min

$9 - $15

Drive  •  2 h 49 min

  1. 117.4 miles

$8 - $13

What companies run services between Ipoh, Malaysia and Betong, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Ipoh to Betong. However, you can take the bus to Gerik then take the drive to Betong. Alternatively, you can take the train to Sungai Petani then take the drive to Betong.

Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
03 2267 1200
Train from Ipoh to Sungai Petani
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
$5 - $7
$7 - $9
$10 - $12
Bus operators
Perak Transit
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Gerik
Ave. Duration
2 h
5 times a day
Estimated price
Schedules at

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ipoh and Betong is 131 km. The road distance is 188 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ipoh to Betong is to bus and drive which costs RM 24 - RM 35 and takes 2 h 53 min.

The quickest way to get from Ipoh to Betong is to drive which takes 2 h 49 min and costs RM 35 - RM 55.

It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Ipoh to Betong, including transfers.