There are 8 ways to get from Ipoh to Johor Bahru by plane, subway, 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

Fly to Johor Bahru  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Ipoh (IPH) to Johor Bahru (JHB) IPH - JHB

$37 - $140

Cheapest option

Train  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Ipoh to Gemas Eg9113
  2. Take the train from Gemas to Johor Bahru Sentral Ert27

$11 - $17

6 alternative options

Fly to Singapore, subway  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Ipoh (IPH) to Singapore (SIN) IPH - SIN
  2. Take the subway from Khatib to Marsiling

$43 - $244

Train, bus  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Ipoh to KL Sentral Eg9113
  2. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Larkin Terminal

$28 - $31

Bus Sri Maju  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Johor Larkin Terminal

$20

Bus Grassland Express  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Ipoh to Singapore

$30 - $31

Train via KL Sentral  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Ipoh to KL Sentral
  2. Take the train from KL Sentral to Pulau Sebang
  3. Take the train from Pulau Sebang/Tampin to Johor Bahru Sentral

$12 - $16

Drive  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Ipoh to Johor Bahru 330.5 miles

$24 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ipoh to Johor Bahru is to train which costs RM 45 - RM 70 and takes 11 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ipoh to Johor Bahru is to fly which costs RM 150 - RM 600 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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The distance between Ipoh and Johor Bahru is 458 km. The road distance is 528.8 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to get from Ipoh to Johor Bahru, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Terminal Amanjaya and arriving at Johor Larkin Terminal. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ipoh to Johor Bahru. However, there are services departing from Ipoh and arriving at Johor Bahru Sentral via Gemas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 24 min.

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What companies run services between Ipoh, Malaysia and Johor Bahru, Malaysia?

Malindo Airways flies from Ipoh to Johor Bahru twice daily. Alternatively, Sri Maju operates a bus from Ipoh to Johor Bahru 4 times a day. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 7 h 16 min.

Airlines
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Ipoh to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $440
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Ipoh to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Ipoh to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Train operators
SMRT
Phone
+1 800-336-8900
Website
smrt.com.sg
Subway from Khatib to Marsiling
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
smrt.com.sg
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Ipoh to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$5 - $6
Gold
$7 - $9
Platinum
$9 - $12
Train from Ipoh to Gemas
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$8 - $10
Gold
$13 - $15
Platinum
$17 - $20
KTM Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Gemas to Johor Bahru Sentral
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 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
$6 - $8
Premier
$8 - $10
Premier Night
$12 - $15
Train from Pulau Sebang/Tampin to Johor Bahru Sentral
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Economy
$3 - $4
Superior
$4 - $7
Superior Night
$6 - $9
Premier
$10 - $12
Premier Night
$14 - $17
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from KL Sentral to Pulau Sebang
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Bus operators
Transnasional
Causeway Link
Website
causewaylink.com.my
Bus from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
causewaylink.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
KKKL Express
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Johor Larkin Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Grassland Express
Website
grasslandsg.com
Bus from Ipoh to Singapore
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
grasslandsg.com

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