There are 8 ways to get from Ipoh to Malacca by bus, train, 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.

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Bus Transnasional  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Melaka Sentral

$9 - $10

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Train, bus  •  5 h 35 min

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

$8 - $15

6 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 6 min

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

$22 - $32

Bus Express Kesatuan  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Seri Iskandar to Melaka Central Bus Station

$11

Taxi  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ipoh to Malacca 214.9 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Ipoh to Malacca 214.9 miles

$16 - $24

Fly to Kuala Lumpur, bus  •  5 h 45 min

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

$35 - $159

Fly to Singapore Changi, bus  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Ipoh (IPH) to Singapore Changi (SIN) IPH - SIN
  2. Take the bus from Queen Street Bus Terminal to Swiss-Garden Hotel & Residences Malacca

$59 - $259

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Terminal Amanjaya and arriving at Melaka Sentral. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 10 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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The best way to get from Ipoh to Malacca without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 10 min and costs .

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The bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Melaka Sentral takes 5 h 10 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Ipoh to Malacca bus services, operated by Transnasional, depart from Terminal Amanjaya station.

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The best way to get from Ipoh to Malacca is to bus which takes 5 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 6 min.

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There is no direct flight from Ipoh Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Ipoh to Malacca bus services, operated by Transnasional, arrive at Melaka Sentral station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ipoh to Malacca is 344 km. It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to drive from Ipoh to Malacca.

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SilkAir, Firefly, Malindo Airways and three other airlines offer flights from Ipoh Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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Map of how to get from Ipoh to Malacca.
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  • Distance: 185.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 10 min

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

Transnasional operates a bus from Ipoh to Malacca 5 times a day. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 5 h 10 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ipoh to Malacca via KL Sentral and Pulau Sebang in around 6 h 6 min.

Airlines
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Ipoh to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $440
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Ipoh to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $440
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $160
Flights from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur via Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Flights from Ipoh to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $160
Flights from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur via Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Flights from Ipoh to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur via Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $170
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 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
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12go.asia
Silver
$5 - $6
Gold
$7 - $9
Platinum
$9 - $11
Train from KL Sentral to Pulau Sebang
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$4 - $5
Gold
$5 - $6
Platinum
$6 - $8
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
ktmb.com.my
Bus operators
Transnasional
Website
transnasional.com.my
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya to Melaka Sentral
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Melaka Sentral
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Klia to Melaka
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
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
Express Kesatuan
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Terminal Amanjaya Ipoh to Melaka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
easybook.com
Bus from Seri Iskandar to Melaka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
easybook.com
Delima
Website
delima.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Melaka Sentral
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
delima.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
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
easybook.com
707 Travel Group
Website
707-inc.com
Bus from Queen Street Bus Terminal to Swiss-Garden Hotel & Residences Malacca
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
707-inc.com
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Ipoh to Malacca
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170

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