There are 7 ways to get from Ipoh to Malacca by train, bus, 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, bus  •  5 h 14 min

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

$22 - $26

Cheapest option

Bus Transnasional  •  5 h 46 min

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

$7 - $10

5 alternative options

Bus Sri Maju  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Melaka Sentral

$8 - $10

Train  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Ipoh to KL Sentral Eg9113
  2. Take the train from KL Sentral to Pulau Sebang KL Sentral

$24 - $30

Taxi  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ipoh to Malacca 214.9 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Ipoh to Malacca 214.9 miles

$16 - $24

Fly, bus  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Ipoh (IPH) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) IPH - KUL
  2. Take the bus from Klia to Melaka

$36 - $159

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ipoh to Malacca is to bus which costs RM 28 - RM 45 and takes 5 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ipoh to Malacca is to taxi which costs RM 550 - RM 700 and takes 3 h 39 min.

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The distance between Ipoh and Malacca is 296 km. The road distance is 343.9 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Ipoh to Malacca, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ipoh to Malacca. However, there are services departing from Terminal Amanjaya and arriving at Taman Angkasa Nuri via Melaka Sentral. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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What companies run services between Ipoh, Malaysia and Malacca, Malaysia?

Sri Maju operates a bus from Ipoh to Malacca 3 times a day. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 5 h 3 min. Transnasional also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ipoh to Malacca via KL Sentral and Pulau Sebang in around 5 h 51 min.

Airlines
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $160
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $160
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur via Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Indonesia AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur via Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $310
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
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
KKKL Express
Mayang Sari Express
Website
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Melaka Sentral
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Book at
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Transnasional
Website
transnasional.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Melaka Sentral
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Melaka Sentral
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Ipoh to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Bus from Klia to Melaka
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Melaka Sentral
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
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
Other operators
Taxi from Ipoh to Malacca
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170

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