There are 7 ways to get from Johor Bahru to Genting Highlands by bus, train, car, plane or subway

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Bus 707 Travel Group  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from JB Merlin Tower to First World Genting Highlands

$14

6 alternative options

Bus KKKL Travel & Tours  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Textile Center to Genting Highlands

$27 - $28

Train  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Johor Bahru Sentral to Pulau Sebang/Tampin KTM Intercity
  2. Take the train from Pulau Sebang to KL Sentral Pulau Sebang - Batu Caves

$25 - $35

Drive  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Johor Bahru to Genting Highlands 244.1 miles

$18 - $27

Fly Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur, bus  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Johor Bahru (JHB) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) JHB - KUL
  2. Take the bus from Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 to Awana Bus Terminal

$19 - $66

Subway to Singapore, fly to Kuala Lumpur, bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the subway from Marsiling to Khatib
  2. Fly from Singapore (SIN) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) SIN - KUL
  3. Take the bus from Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 to Awana Bus Terminal

$30 - $154

Fly Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur Subang, line 8 Monorail, bus  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Johor Bahru (JHB) to Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) JHB - SZB
  2. Take the line 8 Monorail from KL Sentral to Chow Kit
  3. Take the bus from Pekeliling Bus Terminal to Resorts World Genting - Awana Hotel

$25 - $99

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The cheapest way to get from Johor Bahru to Genting Highlands is to bus which costs RM 55 and takes 5 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Johor Bahru to Genting Highlands is to drive which costs RM 75 - RM 110 and takes 4 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from JB Merlin Tower and arriving at First World Genting Highlands. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 59 min.

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The distance between Johor Bahru and Genting Highlands is 308 km. The road distance is 390.5 km.

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The best way to get from Johor Bahru to Genting Highlands without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 59 min and costs RM 55.

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The bus from JB Merlin Tower to First World Genting Highlands takes 5 h 59 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Johor Bahru to Genting Highlands bus services, operated by 707 Travel Group, depart from JB Merlin Tower station.

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The best way to get from Johor Bahru to Genting Highlands is to bus which takes 5 h 59 min and costs RM 55. Alternatively, you can train, which costs RM 100 - RM 150 and takes 9 h 19 min.

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The quickest flight from Johor Bahru Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Johor Bahru to Genting Highlands bus services, operated by 707 Travel Group, arrive at First World Genting Highlands station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Johor Bahru to Genting Highlands is 391 km. It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to drive from Johor Bahru to Genting Highlands.

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Malaysia Airlines and AirAsia offer flights from Johor Bahru Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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Map of how to get from Johor Bahru to Genting Highlands.
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  • Distance: 192.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 59 min

What companies run services between Johor Bahru, Malaysia and Genting Highlands, Pahang, Malaysia?

707 Travel Group operates a bus from Johor Bahru to Genting Highlands once daily. Tickets cost $14 and the journey takes 5 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Johor Bahru to Genting Highlands via Pulau Sebang/Tampin, Pulau Sebang, KL Sentral, and Gombak in around 9 h 19 min.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $600
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $600
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $80
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $180
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $110
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $210
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $220
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $1,300
Air Mauritius
Website
airmauritius.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Uzbekistan
Website
uzairways.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Train operators
KTM Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Johor Bahru Sentral to Pulau Sebang/Tampin
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Economy
$3 - $4
Superior
$4 - $7
Superior Night
$6 - $9
Premier
$10 - $11
Premier Night
$14 - $17
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Pulau Sebang to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Pulau Sebang to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 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
SMRT
Phone
+1 800-336-8900
Website
smrt.com.sg
Subway from Marsiling to Khatib
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
smrt.com.sg
Rapid KL
Website
myrapid.com.my
Train from KL Sentral to Chow Kit
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
myrapid.com.my
Bus operators
707 Travel Group
Website
707-inc.com
Bus from JB Merlin Tower to First World Genting Highlands
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
707-inc.com
Book at
easybook.com
KKKL Travel & Tours
Email
enquiry@kkkl.com.sg
Website
kkkl.com.sg
Bus from Textile Center to Genting Highlands
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
kkkl.com.sg
Aerobus
Website
aerobus.my
Bus from Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 to Awana Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
aerobus.com.my
Bus from Pekeliling Bus Terminal to Resorts World Genting - Awana Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
aerobus.com.my
Book at
easybook.com

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