There are 6 ways to get from Ipoh to Kuala Besut by train, bus, car or taxi

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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Train, bus Sani Express  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Ipoh to KL Sentral Eg9113
  2. Take the bus from Klang to Kuala Besut

$20 - $23

5 alternative options

Train, drive  •  11 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Ipoh to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  3. Take the train from Hat Yai to Sungai Kolok
  4. Drive from Sungai Kolok to Kuala Besut

$28 - $82

Bus  •  11 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Ipoh to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
  2. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Jerteh

$22 - $25

Train, bus NKS Shuttle  •  16 h

  1. Take the train from Ipoh to KL Sentral
  2. Take the bus from Kuala Lumpur to Taman Negara
  3. Take the bus from Taman Negara to Kuala Besut Jetty

$50 - $53

Taxi  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ipoh to Kuala Besut 224.3 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Ipoh to Kuala Besut 224.3 miles

$16 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ipoh to Kuala Besut is to drive which costs RM 65 - RM 100 and takes 5 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ipoh to Kuala Besut is to taxi which costs RM 550 - RM 750 and takes 5 h 14 min.

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The distance between Ipoh and Kuala Besut is 213 km. The road distance is 358.9 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 11 h 20 min to get from Ipoh to Kuala Besut, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Ipoh, Malaysia and Kuala Besut, Malaysia?

You can take a bus from Ipoh to Kuala Besut via Terminal Bersepadu Selatan and Jerteh in around 11 h 57 min.

Train operators
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 Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$8 - $9
Gold
$11 - $13
Platinum
$15 - $18
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
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
Train from Hat Yai to Sungai Kolok
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$25 - $35
Bus operators
Sani Express
Website
saniexpress.com.my
Bus from Klang to Kuala Besut
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
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
Ekspres Perdana
Website
ekspresperdana.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Jerteh
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
ekspresperdana.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
NKS Shuttle
Website
taman-negara-nks.com
Bus from Kuala Lumpur to Taman Negara
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
taman-negara-nks.com
Bus from Taman Negara to Kuala Besut Jetty
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
taman-negara-nks.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ipoh to Kuala Besut
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180

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