There are 5 ways to get from Ipoh to Kuala Perlis by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Ipoh to Arau

$14 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Ipoh Aman Jaya to Butterworth Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Kuala Perlis

$7 - $12

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Ipoh to Butterworth
  2. Take the bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Kuala Perlis

$8 - $13

Taxi  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ipoh to Kuala Perlis 174.7 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Ipoh to Kuala Perlis 174.7 miles

$13 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Ipoh to Kuala Perlis is to bus which costs RM 27 - RM 55 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ipoh to Kuala Perlis is to train which costs RM 55 - RM 90 and takes 2 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ipoh to Kuala Perlis. However, there are services departing from Ipoh Aman Jaya and arriving at Kuala Perlis via Butterworth Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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The distance between Ipoh and Kuala Perlis is 226 km. The road distance is 279.5 km.

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The best way to get from Ipoh to Kuala Perlis without a car is to train which takes 2 h 57 min and costs RM 55 - RM 90.

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It takes approximately 2 h 57 min to get from Ipoh to Kuala Perlis, including transfers.

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Ipoh to Kuala Perlis bus services, operated by Express Kesatuan, depart from Ipoh Aman Jaya station.

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The best way to get from Ipoh to Kuala Perlis is to train which takes 2 h 57 min and costs RM 55 - RM 90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs RM 27 - RM 55 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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Ipoh to Kuala Perlis bus services, operated by Express Kesatuan, arrive at Kuala Perlis station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ipoh to Kuala Perlis is 279 km. It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to drive from Ipoh to Kuala Perlis.

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  • Distance: 141.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 57 min

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

KTM ETS Malaysia Railway operates a train from Ipoh to Kuala Perlis 5 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 2 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ipoh to Kuala Perlis via Butterworth Bus Terminal in around 5 h 30 min.

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 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
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12go.asia
Silver
$7 - $8
Gold
$10 - $12
Platinum
$13 - $16
Train from Ipoh to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$5 - $6
Gold
$7 - $8
Platinum
$8 - $11
Bus operators
Express Kesatuan
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Kuala Perlis
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
easybook.com
Bus from Ipoh Aman Jaya to Butterworth Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
easybook.com
Plusliner
Website
plusliner.com.my
Bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Kuala Perlis
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
plusliner.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Perak Transit
Website
peraktransit.com.my
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya Ipoh to Butterworth Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
peraktransit.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Cepat Express
Website
cepatexpress.com.my
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
cepatexpress.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ipoh to Kuala Perlis
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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