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There are 8 ways to get from Kobah (Station) to Kuala Lumpur by train, bus, taxi, car, plane or car ferry

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Train  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the train from Sungai Petani to Kuala Lumpur Padang Besar

RM 40 - RM 71

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Bus  •  5h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Gurun to Kuala Lumpur Hentian Duta

RM 58

Bus via Sungai Petani  •  6h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Sungai Petani to Hentian Duta

RM 40 - RM 61

Taxi  •  4h 24m

  1. Take a taxi from Kobah (Station) to Kuala Lumpur 415.3 km

RM 550 - RM 700

Drive  •  4h 24m

  1. Drive from Kobah (Station) to Kuala Lumpur 415.3 km

RM 80 - RM 120

Train to Alor Setar, fly to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah  •  3h 48m

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

RM 163 - RM 335

Fly Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  3h 39m

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

RM 155 - RM 289

Train, car ferry to Penang, fly to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah  •  6h 12m

  1. Take the train from Kobah to Butterworth
  2. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
  3. Fly from Penang (PEN) to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) PEN - SZB

RM 154 - RM 334

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Last updated: August 12 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

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The cheapest way to get from Kobah (Station) to Kuala Lumpur is to bus which costs RM 58 - RM 59 and takes 5h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Kobah (Station) to Kuala Lumpur is to fly and train which costs RM 150 - RM 290 and takes 3h 39m.

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No, there is no direct train from Kobah (Station) to Kuala Lumpur. However, there are services departing from Kobah and arriving at Kuala Lumpur via Sungai Petani. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 40m.

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The distance between Kobah (Station) and Kuala Lumpur is 344 km. The road distance is 415.3 km.

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The best way to get from Kobah (Station) to Kuala Lumpur without a car is to train which takes 5h 40m and costs RM 40 - RM 75.

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It takes approximately 5h 40m to get from Kobah (Station) to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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Kobah (Station) to Kuala Lumpur train services, operated by KTM ETS Malaysia Railway, depart from Sungai Petani station.

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The best way to get from Kobah (Station) to Kuala Lumpur is to train which takes 5h 40m and costs RM 40 - RM 75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs RM 58 - RM 59 and takes 5h 58m.

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The quickest flight from Alor Setar Airport to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Kobah (Station) to Kuala Lumpur train services, operated by KTM ETS Malaysia Railway, arrive at Kuala Lumpur station.

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Map of how to get from Kobah (Station) to Kuala Lumpur.
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  • Distance: 344.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 40m

What companies run services between Kobah (Station), Malaysia and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

KTM ETS Malaysia Railway operates a train from Sungai Petani to Kuala Lumpur every 4 hours. Tickets cost RM 35 - RM 65 and the journey takes 4h 17m. Alternatively, Intercity Coach operates a bus from Gurun to Kuala Lumpur Hentian Duta 4 times a day. Tickets cost RM 55 and the journey takes 4h 48m.

Airlines
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Alor Setar to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 360 - RM 900
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 350 - RM 950
Flights from Penang to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 150 - RM 450
Flights from Penang to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Sultan Ismail Petra
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
RM 150 - RM 450
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Alor Setar to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 360 - RM 900
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 350 - RM 950
Flights from Penang to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 150 - RM 450
Flights from Penang to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Sultan Ismail Petra
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
RM 150 - RM 450
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Alor Setar to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 290 - RM 650
Flights from Penang to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 140 - RM 430
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 100 - RM 300
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Sungai Petani to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RM 35 - RM 65
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
RM 39 - RM 42
Gold
RM 55 - RM 65
Platinum
RM 75 - RM 90
KTM Komuter
Phone
+603 - 2267 1200
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Kobah to Anak Bukit
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RM 3 - RM 5
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Train from Kobah to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
58 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 Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RM 35 - RM 55
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.com/
Bus operators
Intercity Coach
Phone
+6012 4703155
Website
intercity.my
Bus from Gurun to Kuala Lumpur Hentian Duta
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
RM 55
Schedules at
intercity.my
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easybook.com
Cosmic Express
Phone
03-6205 1399
Website
cosmicexpress.com.my
Bus from Sungai Petani to Hentian Duta
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
RM 35 - RM 55
Schedules at
cosmicexpress.com.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 Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda 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 Kobah (Station) to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
Estimated price
RM 550 - RM 700
Perkhidmatan Teksi Pak Syed
Phone
+60 12-407 2327
Website
facebook.com
PenGuard Limo Service
Phone
+60177367817
Website
edwardganteckwee.wixsite.com
Grab Taxi
Website
grab.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Kobah (Station) to Kuala Lumpur is 415 km. It takes approximately 4h 24m to drive from Kobah (Station) to Kuala Lumpur.

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

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There are 3248+ hotels available in Kuala Lumpur. Prices start at RM 500 per night.

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