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

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  •  3 h 2 min

$16 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 40 min

$10

4 alternative options

Train, car ferry, ferry  •  7 h 58 min

$26 - $35

Taxi  •  3 h 15 min

  1. 174.7 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  3 h 15 min

  1. 174.7 miles

$13 - $19

Train, fly  •  6 h 7 min

  1. KUL - AOR

$50 - $122

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

KTM ETS Malaysia Railway operates a train from Ipoh to Kuala Perlis every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ipoh to Kuala Perlis via Sungai Nibong Bus Terminal and Penang in around 6 h 40 min.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $110
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $200
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Ipoh to Arau
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Silver
$7 - $9
Gold
$11 - $13
Platinum
$14 - $17
Train from Ipoh to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$5 - $6
Gold
$7 - $8
Platinum
$9 - $11
Train from Ipoh to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$5 - $7
Gold
$7 - $9
Platinum
$10 - $12
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Sungai Nibong Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Ferry operators
Penang Port
Website
penangport.com.my
Car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
penangport.com.my
Langkawi Ferry Line
Website
langkawiferryline.com
Ferry from Penang to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
langkawi-ferry.com
Book at
ticket.langkawi-ferry.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Kuala Perlis
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
langkawi-ferry.com
Book at
ticket.langkawi-ferry.com
Super Fast Ferry Ventures
Website
superfastferry.com.my
Ferry from Swettenham Pier to Kuah Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
superfastferry.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Ipoh to Kuala Perlis
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ipoh and Kuala Perlis is 226 km. The road distance is 279 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ipoh to Kuala Perlis is to bus which costs RM 40 and takes 6 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Ipoh to Kuala Perlis is to train which takes 3 h 2 min and costs RM 60 - RM 90.

No, there is no direct bus from Ipoh to Kuala Perlis. However, there are services departing from Terminal Amanjaya and arriving at Kuala Perlis via Penang. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to get from Ipoh to Kuala Perlis, including transfers.