There are 4 ways to get from Ipoh to Jerantut by train, bus 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, bus  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur EG9113
  2. Take the bus from Kuala Lumpur to Jerantut

$19 - $22

Cheapest option

Train  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Ipoh to Gemas
  2. Take the train from Gemas to Jerantut ERT26

$11 - $18

2 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Ipoh to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
  2. Take the bus from Kuala Lumpur to Jerantut

$20 - $23

Drive  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Ipoh to Jerantut 224.9 miles

$16 - $25

What companies run services between Ipoh, Malaysia and Jerantut, Malaysia?

You can take a bus from Ipoh to Jerantut via Terminal Bersepadu Selatan, Bandar Tasik Selatan, KL Sentral, Pasar Seni, and Kuala Lumpur in around 7 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ipoh to Jerantut via Gemas and Gemas in around 10 h 3 min.

Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$5 - $7
Gold
$7 - $9
Platinum
$10 - $12
Train from Ipoh to Gemas
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Silver
$9 - $10
Gold
$13 - $16
Platinum
$18 - $21
KTM Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Gemas to Jerantut
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Economy
$2 - $3
Superior
$4 - $6
Superior Night
$5 - $8
Premier
$8 - $9
Premier Night
$12 - $15
Bus operators
NKS Shuttle
Website
taman-negara-nks.com
Bus from Kuala Lumpur to Jerantut
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
taman-negara-nks.com
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
srimaju.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ipoh and Jerantut is 160 km. The road distance is 360 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ipoh to Jerantut is to train which costs RM 45 - RM 75 and takes 10 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Ipoh to Jerantut is to drive which takes 3 h 58 min and costs RM 65 - RM 100.

No, there is no direct train from Ipoh to Jerantut. However, there are services departing from Ipoh and arriving at Jerantut via Gemas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 3 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 52 min to get from Ipoh to Jerantut, including transfers.