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There are 8 ways to get from Kepong Sentral to Kepala Batas by train, bus, car, plane, car ferry or taxi

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Train  •  5h 6m

  1. Take the train from Sungai Buloh to Tasek Gelugor Gemas / ...

RM 82 - RM 108

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Bus  •  5h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Hentian Duta to Penang Sentral

RM 110 - RM 130

Bus via Bandar Tasik Selatan  •  6h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Butterworth

RM 94 - RM 121

Drive  •  3h 41m

  1. Drive from Kepong Sentral to Kepala Batas 348.5 km

RM 65 - RM 100

Train to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah, fly to Penang, car ferry, taxi  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the train from Kepong Sentral to KL Sentral
  2. Fly from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) to Penang (PEN) SZB - PEN
  3. Take the car ferry from Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal
  4. Take a taxi from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Kepala Batas

RM 168 - RM 337

Train, train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Penang, car ferry, taxi  •  5h 54m

  1. Take the train from Kepong Sentral to KL Sentral
  2. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  3. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Penang (PEN) KUL - PEN
  4. Take the car ferry from Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal
  5. Take a taxi from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Kepala Batas

RM 140 - RM 301

Fly Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Alor Setar, train  •  6h 2m

  1. Fly from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) to Alor Setar (AOR) SZB - AOR
  2. Take the train from Anak Bukit to Tasek Gelugor

RM 155 - RM 307

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Alor Setar, train  •  5h 55m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Alor Setar (AOR) KUL - AOR
  3. Take the train from Anak Bukit to Tasek Gelugor

RM 147 - RM 351

Kepong Sentral → Kepala Batas
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kepala Batas is 03 88810200.

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The cheapest way to get from Kepong Sentral to Kepala Batas is to drive which costs RM 65 - RM 100 and takes 3h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Kepong Sentral to Kepala Batas is to drive which costs RM 65 - RM 100 and takes 3h 41m.

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The distance between Kepong Sentral and Kepala Batas is 289 km. The road distance is 348.5 km.

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The best way to get from Kepong Sentral to Kepala Batas without a car is to train which takes 5h 6m and costs RM 80 - RM 110.

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It takes approximately 5h 6m to get from Kepong Sentral to Kepala Batas, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Kepong Sentral to Kepala Batas is to train which takes 5h 6m and costs RM 80 - RM 110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs RM 110 - RM 130 and takes 5h 9m.

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The quickest flight from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport to Penang Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kepong Sentral to Kepala Batas is 349 km. It takes approximately 3h 41m to drive from Kepong Sentral to Kepala Batas.

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Malindo Airways and Firefly offer flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport to Penang Airport.

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There are 890+ hotels available in Kepala Batas. Prices start at RM 500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Kepong Sentral to Kepala Batas.
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  • Distance: 289.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 6m

What companies run services between Kepong Sentral, Malaysia and Kepala Batas, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia?

KTM ETS Malaysia Railway operates a train from Sungai Buloh to Tasek Gelugor twice daily. Tickets cost RM 50 - RM 60 and the journey takes 3h 45m. Alternatively, Cosmic Express operates a bus from Hentian Duta to Penang Sentral every 4 hours. Tickets cost RM 36 and the journey takes 4h 41m. Mara Liner also services this route 5 times a day.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Penang
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 120 - RM 380
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Penang via Sultan Ismail Petra
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 120 - RM 380
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 140 - RM 370
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang via Sultan Ismail Petra
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 140 - RM 370
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 110 - RM 410
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 150 - RM 600
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Penang
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 120 - RM 380
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Penang via Sultan Ismail Petra
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 120 - RM 380
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 140 - RM 370
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang via Sultan Ismail Petra
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 140 - RM 370
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 110 - RM 410
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 45 - RM 190
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang via Langkawi
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 45 - RM 190
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 55 - RM 260
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Penang
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 110 - RM 280
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 100 - RM 220
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 110 - RM 320
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Sungai Buloh to Tasek Gelugor
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 50 - RM 60
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
RM 36 - RM 39
Gold
RM 50 - RM 60
Platinum
RM 70 - RM 80
Train from Kepong Sentral to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 7 - RM 9
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
RM 8 - RM 9
Gold
RM 7 - RM 9
Platinum
RM 8 - RM 10
Train from Anak Bukit to Tasek Gelugor
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 16 - RM 19
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
RM 14 - RM 15
Gold
RM 16 - RM 19
Platinum
RM 20 - RM 24
KTM Komuter
Phone
+603 - 2267 1200
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Kepong Sentral to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
RM 2 - RM 3
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Train from Anak Bukit to Tasek Gelugor
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RM 9 - RM 11
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
KLIA Express
Phone
+603 2267 8000
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RM 35 - RM 55
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.com/
Bus operators
Cosmic Express
Phone
03-6205 1399
Website
cosmicexpress.com.my
Bus from Hentian Duta to Penang Sentral
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RM 36
Schedules at
cosmicexpress.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Mara Liner
Phone
603-2691 1495
Email
info@maralinergroup.my
Website
maralinergroup.my
Bus from Hentian Duta to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
RM 35
Schedules at
maralinergroup.my
Book at
easybook.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
RM 35
Schedules at
maralinergroup.my
Book at
easybook.com
Etika Express
Phone
03-9287 7799
Email
etikadelta@yahoo.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RM 40
Schedules at
busonlineticket.com
Book at
easybook.com
KKKL Express
Phone
012-784 9999
Email
enquiry@kkkl.com.my
Website
kkklexpress.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Penang Sentral
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RM 35
Schedules at
kkklexpress.com
Book at
easybook.com
KPB Express
Phone
+604 332 6815
Website
kpbekspres.com
Bus from Kuala Lumpur Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Butterworth Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RM 33
Schedules at
easybook.com
Transnasional
Phone
+60 3 4045 8878
Email
talk2us@ktb.com.my
Website
redbus.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 40
Schedules at
redbus.my
Book at
easybook.com
Ferry operators
Rapid Ferry
Phone
03-7885 2585
Email
suggest@rapidkl.com.my
Website
myrapid.com.my
Car ferry from Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RM 1 - RM 8
Schedules at
myrapid.com.my
Adult passenger
RM 2
Car
RM 8
Bicycle
RM 2
Motorcycle
RM 2
Tricycle
RM 3
Other operators
Taxi from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Kepala Batas
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
RM 60 - RM 75
Sunshine Radio Taxi
Phone
+604 642 5961
Website
penang-traveltips.com
Penang Taxi Drivers Association
Phone
+604 262 5721
Website
penang-traveltips.com
Grab Taxi
Website
grab.com

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