There are 11 ways to get from Johor Bahru to Sungai Petani by plane, train, car ferry, subway, taxi, car or bus

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

Fly Johor Bahru to Alor Setar, KTM Komuter  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Johor Bahru (JHB) to Alor Setar (AOR) JHB - AOR
  2. Take the KTM Komuter from Anak Bukit to Sungai Petani

$36 - $92

Cheapest option

Train  •  11 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Johor Bahru Sentral to Gemas JB Sentral
  2. Take the train from Gemas to Sungai Petani Eg9512 / ...

$16 - $25

9 alternative options

Fly Johor Bahru to Penang, car ferry, KTM Komuter  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Johor Bahru (JHB) to Penang (PEN) JHB - PEN
  2. Take the car ferry from Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the KTM Komuter from Butterworth to Sungai Petani

$37 - $120

Fly Johor Bahru to Ipoh, train  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Johor Bahru (JHB) to Ipoh (IPH) JHB - IPH
  2. Take the train from Ipoh to Sungai Petani

$45 - $156

Subway to Singapore, fly to Penang, taxi, car ferry, KTM Komuter  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the subway from Marsiling to Khatib
  2. Fly from Singapore (SIN) to Penang (PEN) SIN - PEN
  3. Take a taxi from Penang to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
  4. Take the car ferry from Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal
  5. Take the KTM Komuter from Butterworth to Sungai Petani

$32 - $153

Fly Singapore to Ipoh, train  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Singapore (SIN) to Ipoh (IPH) SIN - IPH
  2. Take the train from Ipoh to Sungai Petani

$50 - $259

Subway to Singapore, fly to Hat Yai, drive, train  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the subway from Marsiling to Khatib
  2. Fly from Singapore (SIN) to Hat Yai (HDY) SIN - HDY
  3. Drive from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
  4. Take the train from Padang Besar to Sungai Petani

$68 - $198

Bus, train  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Larkin Terminal to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
  2. Take the train from KL Sentral to Sungai Petani Ep9008 / ...

$20 - $28

Bus Cepat Express  •  13 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from JB Larkin Terminal to Terminal Bas Batu Pahat
  2. Take the bus from Batu Pahat to Sungai Petani

$19

Bus StarMart Express  •  14 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Singapore to Sungai Petani

$42 - $44

Drive  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Johor Bahru to Sungai Petani 443.1 miles

$30 - $50

What companies run services between Johor Bahru, Malaysia and Sungai Petani, Malaysia?

You can take a train from Johor Bahru to Sungai Petani via Gemas in around 11 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Johor Bahru to Sungai Petani via Johor Larkin Terminal, JB Larkin Terminal, Terminal Bas Batu Pahat, and Batu Pahat in around 13 h 20 min.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Johor Bahru to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from Johor Bahru to Alor Setar via Langkawi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Johor Bahru to Alor Setar via Kuala Trengganu, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Johor Bahru to Penang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $120
Flights from Johor Bahru to Penang via Langkawi
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$23 - $120
Flights from Johor Bahru to Penang via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $120
Flights from Singapore to Penang
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $190
Flights from Singapore to Penang via Langkawi
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$19 - $190
Flights from Singapore to Penang via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $190
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Johor Bahru to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Flights from Johor Bahru to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Flights from Johor Bahru to Penang via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Flights from Johor Bahru to Penang via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Flights from Singapore to Penang
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Singapore to Penang via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Singapore to Penang via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $260
Flights from Singapore to Ipoh
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Johor Bahru to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Flights from Johor Bahru to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Flights from Johor Bahru to Penang via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Flights from Johor Bahru to Penang via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Flights from Singapore to Penang via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Singapore to Penang via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $260
Flights from Singapore to Ipoh
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Singapore to Penang
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Singapore to Ipoh
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $440
Flights from Singapore to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $240
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Singapore to Penang
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $190
Flights from Singapore to Ipoh
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $440
Flights from Singapore to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $240
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Johor Bahru to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Flights from Johor Bahru to Penang via Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$29 - $110
Flights from Johor Bahru to Ipoh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Singapore to Penang
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Singapore to Penang
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Singapore to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $420
Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Anak Bukit to Sungai Petani
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Butterworth to Sungai Petani
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Padang Besar to Sungai Petani
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Anak Bukit to Sungai Petani
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$3 - $4
Gold
$3 - $5
Platinum
$4 - $6
Train from Ipoh to Sungai Petani
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$5 - $7
Gold
$8 - $9
Platinum
$10 - $12
Train from Padang Besar to Sungai Petani
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$4 - $5
Gold
$5 - $7
Platinum
$7 - $9
Train from KL Sentral to Sungai Petani
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$10 - $11
Gold
$14 - $17
Platinum
$19 - $23
Train from Gemas to Sungai Petani
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Silver
$13 - $15
Gold
$20 - $22
Platinum
$26 - $31
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
KTM Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Johor Bahru Sentral to Gemas
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Economy
$2 - $4
Superior
$4 - $6
Superior Night
$6 - $8
Premier
$9 - $10
Premier Night
$13 - $16
Bus operators
Transnasional
KKKL Express
Phone
012-784 9999
Email
enquiry@kkkl.com.my
Website
kkklexpress.com
Bus from JB Larkin Terminal to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
kkklexpress.com
Book at
busonlineticket.com
Bus from JB Larkin Terminal to Terminal Bas Batu Pahat
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
kkklexpress.com
Book at
busonlineticket.com
StarMart Express
Phone
+60 5 847 5055
Email
CustomerService@busticketonline.com
Bus from Larkin Bus Terminal to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
starmartbus.com
Bus from Singapore to Sungai Petani
Ave. Duration
12 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
starmartbus.com
Causeway Link
Website
causewaylink.com.my
Bus from Johor Larkin Terminal to Batu Pahat
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
causewaylink.com.my
Cepat Express
Website
cepatexpress.com.my
Bus from Batu Pahat to Sungai Petani
Ave. Duration
9 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
cepatexpress.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Penang Port
Website
penangport.com.my
Car ferry from Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
penangport.com.my
Other operators
Taxi from Penang to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Limo Cab
Phone
+60 320781000
Website
limocab.com.my
Sunshine Radio Taxi
Phone
+604 642 5961
Website
penang-traveltips.com
Penang Taxi Drivers Association
Phone
+604 262 5721
Website
penang-traveltips.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Johor Bahru to Sungai Petani?

The distance between Johor Bahru and Sungai Petani is 590 km. The road distance is 709 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Johor Bahru to Sungai Petani?

The cheapest way to get from Johor Bahru to Sungai Petani is to bus which costs RM 73 - RM 76 and takes 13 h 20 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Johor Bahru to Sungai Petani?

The quickest way to get from Johor Bahru to Sungai Petani is to fly and car ferry and KTM Komuter which takes 5 h 38 min and costs RM 140 - RM 470.

Is there a direct train between Johor Bahru and Sungai Petani?

No, there is no direct train from Johor Bahru to Sungai Petani. However, there are services departing from Johor Bahru Sentral and arriving at Sungai Petani via Gemas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 46 min.

Is there a direct bus between Johor Bahru and Sungai Petani?

No, there is no direct bus from Johor Bahru to Sungai Petani. However, there are services departing from Johor Bahru CIO and arriving at Sungai Petani via JB Larkin Terminal and Batu Pahat. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 20 min.

How long does it take to get from Johor Bahru to Sungai Petani?

It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to get from Johor Bahru to Sungai Petani, including transfers.