There are 6 ways to get from Johor Bahru to Kuantan by bus, train, taxi, car, plane or subway

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Bus  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from JB Larkin Terminal to Pekan

$8

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Johor Bahru Sentral to Segamat KTM Intercity
  2. Take the bus from Segamat to Kuantan

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Johor Bahru to Kuantan 218.8 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Johor Bahru to Kuantan 218.8 miles

$16 - $24

Fly from Johor Bahru  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Johor Bahru (JHB) to Kuantan (KUA) JHB - KUA

$49 - $341

Subway to Singapore Changi, fly  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the subway from Marsiling to Khatib
  2. Fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to Kuantan (KUA) SIN - KUA

$59 - $464

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No, there is no direct bus from Johor Bahru to Kuantan. However, there are services departing from JB Larkin Terminal and arriving at Hentian Bandar via Pekan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 46 min.

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The distance between Johor Bahru and Kuantan is 265 km. The road distance is 350.1 km.

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The best way to get from Johor Bahru to Kuantan without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 46 min to get from Johor Bahru to Kuantan, including transfers.

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Johor Bahru to Kuantan bus services, operated by Plusliner, depart from JB Larkin Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Johor Bahru to Kuantan is to bus which takes 6 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 4 h 55 min.

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There is no direct flight from Johor Bahru Airport to Kuantan Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h and has one stopover.

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Johor Bahru to Kuantan bus services, operated by Plusliner, arrive at Pekan station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Johor Bahru to Kuantan is 350 km. It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to drive from Johor Bahru to Kuantan.

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Firefly, AirAsia and Malaysia Airlines offer flights from Johor Bahru Airport to Kuantan Airport.

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Map of how to get from Johor Bahru to Kuantan.
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  • Distance: 165.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 46 min

What companies run services between Johor Bahru, Malaysia and Kuantan, Malaysia?

Plusliner operates a bus from Johor Bahru to Kuantan twice daily. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 5 h 16 min. Alternatively, Malaysia Airlines, Firefly and AirAsia fly from Johor Bahru to Kuantan every 4 hours.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuantan via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $400
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuantan via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $650
Flights from Singapore Changi to Kuantan
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $1,100
Flights from Singapore Changi to Kuantan via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $750
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuantan via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $400
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuantan via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $650
Flights from Singapore Changi to Kuantan
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $1,100
Flights from Singapore Changi to Kuantan via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $900
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Kuantan
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $230
Train operators
KTM Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Johor Bahru Sentral to Segamat
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Economy
$2 - $3
Superior
$3 - $5
Superior Night
$5 - $8
Premier
$7 - $9
Premier Night
$11 - $14
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
Bus operators
S.P Bumi
Website
spbumi.com.my
Bus from Segamat to Kuantan
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
spbumi.com.my
Other operators
Taxi from Johor Bahru to Kuantan
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Public Cab
Phone
+60 7-241 3111
Website
publiccab.com
Comfort Taxi
Phone
+60 7-332 2852
Website
comforttaxi.com.my

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