There are 6 ways to get from Ipoh to Kuantan Airport (KUA) by bus, train, 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

Bus Express Kesatuan  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Ipoh Aman Jaya to UMP Gambang

$21 - $23

Cheapest option

Bus S.P Bumi  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Kuantan

$16 - $21

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Ipoh to Tanjung Malim
  2. Take the bus from Tanjung Malim to Kuantan

$19 - $23

Drive  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Ipoh to Kuantan Airport (KUA) 260.6 miles

$19 - $29

Fly from Ipoh  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Ipoh (IPH) to Kuantan (KUA) IPH - KUA

$50 - $300

Train, train to Kuala Lumpur, fly  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Ipoh to KL Sentral
  2. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  3. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Kuantan (KUA) KUL - KUA

$40 - $155

Questions & Answers

The distance between Ipoh and Kuantan Airport (KUA) is 253 km. The road distance is 417 km.

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The best way to get from Ipoh to Kuantan Airport (KUA) without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from Ipoh to Kuantan Airport (KUA), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Ipoh to Kuantan Airport (KUA) is to bus which takes 5 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 6 h.

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There is no direct flight from Ipoh Airport to Kuantan Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 35 min and has two stopovers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ipoh to Kuantan Airport (KUA) is 417 km. It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to drive from Ipoh to Kuantan Airport (KUA).

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Firefly, Scoot Tigerair , Malindo Airways and Malaysia Airlines offer flights from Ipoh Airport to Kuantan Airport.

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There are 208+ hotels available in Kuantan Airport (KUA). Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ipoh to Kuantan Airport (KUA).
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  • Distance: 158.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 37 min

What companies run services between Ipoh, Malaysia and Kuantan Airport (KUA), Malaysia?

Express Kesatuan operates a bus from Ipoh to Kuantan Airport (KUA) once daily. Tickets cost $13 and the journey takes 5 h 18 min. Alternatively, Firefly, Malaysia Airlines and five other airlines fly from Ipoh to Kuantan Airport (KUA) every 4 hours.

Airlines
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Ipoh to Kuantan via Singapore Changi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Ipoh to Kuantan via Johor Bahru, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuantan
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $190
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Ipoh to Kuantan via Singapore Changi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Ipoh to Kuantan via Johor Bahru, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuantan
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $190
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuantan
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $90
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Ipoh to Tanjung Malim
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$4 - $5
Gold
$5 - $6
Platinum
$6 - $8
Train from Ipoh to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$5 - $6
Gold
$7 - $9
Platinum
$9 - $11
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
Express Kesatuan
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Ipoh Aman Jaya to UMP Gambang
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
easybook.com
S.P Bumi
Website
spbumi.com.my
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Kuantan
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
spbumi.com.my
Bus from Tanjung Malim to Kuantan
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
spbumi.com.my
Utama Ekspres
Phone
+603-7728 4789
Email
helpdesk@eticketing.my
Website
utamaexpress.com.my
Bus from Ipoh Amanjaya to Kuantan
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
utamaexpress.com.my
Book at
utamaexpress.com.my

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