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There are 4 ways to get from Kluang to Kuala Lumpur by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  3h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bas Kluang to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan

RM 27 - RM 43

3 alternative options

Train  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the train from Kluang to Gemas KTM Intercity
  2. Take the train from Gemas to Kuala Lumpur Gemas

RM 36 - RM 58

Taxi  •  2h 50m

  1. Take a taxi from Kluang to Kuala Lumpur 266.3 km

RM 440 - RM 550

Drive  •  2h 50m

  1. Drive from Kluang to Kuala Lumpur 266.3 km

RM 50 - RM 75

Kluang to Kuala Lumpur by train

The train journey time between Kluang and Kuala Lumpur is around 9h 10m and covers a distance of around 280 km. The fastest train normally takes 6h 13m. Services are operated by KTM Malaysia Railway and KTM ETS Malaysia Railway. Typically 14 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Kluang to Kuala Lumpur train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Kluang → Kuala Lumpur
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kuala Lumpur is 03 88810200.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Kuala Lumpur is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Kuala Lumpur is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 03 88810200.

Last updated: 10 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Kluang to Kuala Lumpur is to bus which costs RM 27 - RM 45 and takes 3h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Kluang to Kuala Lumpur is to taxi which costs RM 440 - RM 550 and takes 2h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Kluang to Kuala Lumpur. However, there are services departing from Kluang and arriving at Kuala Lumpur via Gemas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 2m.

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The distance between Kluang and Kuala Lumpur is 219 km. The road distance is 266.3 km.

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The best way to get from Kluang to Kuala Lumpur without a car is to bus which takes 3h 57m and costs RM 27 - RM 45.

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It takes approximately 3h 57m to get from Kluang to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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Kluang to Kuala Lumpur train services, operated by KTM Malaysia Railway, depart from Kluang station.

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The best way to get from Kluang to Kuala Lumpur is to bus which takes 3h 57m and costs RM 27 - RM 45. Alternatively, you can train, which costs RM 35 - RM 60 and takes 6h 2m.

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Kluang to Kuala Lumpur train services, operated by KTM ETS Malaysia Railway, arrive at Kuala Lumpur station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kluang to Kuala Lumpur is 266 km. It takes approximately 2h 50m to drive from Kluang to Kuala Lumpur.

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  • Distance: 218.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 57m

What companies run services between Kluang, Malaysia and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

KKKL Express operates a bus from Terminal Bas Kluang to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan every 3 hours. Tickets cost RM 25 and the journey takes 3h 35m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kluang to Kuala Lumpur via Gemas in around 6h 2m.

Train operators
KTM Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Kluang to Gemas
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 8 - RM 26
Website
https://www.ktmb.com.my/
Economy
RM 8 - RM 9
Superior
RM 12 - RM 17
Superior Night
RM 19 - RM 26
Premier
RM 23 - RM 25
Premier Night
RM 35 - RM 50
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Gemas to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
RM 28 - RM 32
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
RM 21 - RM 23
Gold
RM 28 - RM 32
Platinum
RM 35 - RM 41
Bus operators
KKKL Express
Phone
012-784 9999
Email
enquiry@kkkl.com.my
Website
kkklexpress.com
Bus from Terminal Bas Kluang to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
RM 25
Schedules at
kkklexpress.com
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S&S International (M) Express
Phone
+603-7728 4789
Email
helpdesk@eticketing.my
Website
ssinternational.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bas Kluang to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RM 25
Schedules at
ssinternational.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Transnasional
Phone
+60 3 4045 8878
Email
talk2us@ktb.com.my
Website
redbus.my
Bus from Kluang to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 34
Schedules at
redbus.my
Other operators
Taxi from Kluang to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Estimated price
RM 440 - RM 550
Taxi Kluang Outstation Service
Phone
+60 17-878 0027
Website
taxikluang.blogspot.com
Persekutuan Driver
Phone
+60 7-771 2539

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