There are 5 ways to get from Kota Bharu to Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) by plane, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Kuala Lumpur  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Kota Bharu (KBR) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) KBR - KUL

$15 - $65

4 alternative options

Fly to Kuala Lumpur Subang, train  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Kota Bharu (KBR) to Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) KBR - SZB
  2. Take the train from KL Sentral to KLIA T1

$36 - $100

Bus, train  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Tesco Kota Bharu to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
  2. Take the train from Bandar Tasik Selatan to KLIA T1 KLIA Transit

$25

Bus  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Kota Bharu to Putrajaya

$26

Drive  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Kota Bharu to Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) 311.4 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Kota Bharu to Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) is to bus and train which costs RM 101 and takes 9 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kota Bharu to Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) is to fly which costs RM 60 - RM 270 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The distance between Kota Bharu and Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) is 380 km. The road distance is 498.2 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to get from Kota Bharu to Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL), including transfers.

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What companies run services between Kota Bharu, Malaysia and Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL), Malaysia?

Malaysia Airlines and AirAsia fly from Kota Bharu to Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) every 2 hours. Alternatively, Ekspres Perdana operates a bus from Kota Bharu to Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) 4 times a day. Tickets cost $13 and the journey takes 9 h 31 min. Transnasional also services this route 3 times a day.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kota Bharu to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Kota Bharu to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
Flights from Kota Bharu to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Penang
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kota Bharu to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Kota Bharu to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
Flights from Kota Bharu to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Penang
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kota Bharu to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$12 - $95
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kota Bharu to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to KLIA T1
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Train from Bandar Tasik Selatan to KLIA T1
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
Mara Liner
Website
maraliner.com.my
Bus from Tesco Kota Bharu to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
9 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
maralinergroup.my
Book at
easybook.com
Ekspres Perdana
Website
ekspresperdana.com.my
Bus from Kota Bharu to Putrajaya
Ave. Duration
9 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
ekspresperdana.com.my
Book at
easybook.com

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