There are 6 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Batam by plane, ferry, bus or train

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 to Singapore, ferry  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Singapore (SIN) KUL - SIN
  2. Take the ferry from Harbourfront Centre to Batam Centre

$38 - $165

Cheapest option

Fly to Johor Bahru, ferry  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Johor Bahru (JHB) KUL - JHB
  2. Take the ferry from Johor Bahru to Batam Centre

$30 - $73

4 alternative options

Fly to Batam  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Batam (BTH) KUL - BTH

$126 - $425

Bus Yoyo Express, ferry  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from KL International Airport 1 to Jalan Tun Aminah
  2. Take the ferry from Harbourfront Centre to Batam Centre

$32 - $41

Bus 707 Travel Group, ferry  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Klia to Melaka
  2. Take the bus from Malacca to Golden Mile Complex
  3. Take the ferry from Harbourfront Centre to Batam Centre

$40 - $45

Train, ferry  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Klia T1 to Bandar Tasik Selatan
  2. Take the train from Bandar Tasik Selatan to Pulau Sebang
  3. Take the train from Pulau Sebang/Tampin to Johor Bahru Sentral
  4. Take the ferry from Johor Bahru to Batam Centre

$31 - $43

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Batam is to train and ferry which costs RM 120 - RM 180 and takes 10 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Batam is to fly and ferry which takes 2 h 58 min and costs RM 150 - RM 700.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) and Batam is 314 km.

It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Batam, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL), Malaysia and Batam, Indonesia?

Lion Mentari Airlines, Garuda Indonesia and nine other airlines fly from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Batam every 30 minutes.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $600
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $600
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $180
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $80
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Batam via Kota Bharu, Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $190
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $210
Garuda Indonesia
Website
garuda-indonesia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Batam via Jakarta
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Lion Mentari Airlines
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Batam via Jakarta
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Batam via Pekanbaru
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Batam via Padang
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Batam via Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Air Mauritius
Website
airmauritius.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,500
Citilink Indonesia
Website
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Batam via Palembang
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Batam via Pekanbaru
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,200
Uzbekistan
Website
uzairways.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Train operators
KLIA Transit
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to Bandar Tasik Selatan
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Bandar Tasik Selatan to Pulau Sebang
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Bandar Tasik Selatan to Pulau Sebang/Tampin
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Silver
$4 - $5
Gold
$5 - $6
Platinum
$6 - $8
KTM Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Pulau Sebang/Tampin to Johor Bahru Sentral
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Economy
$3 - $4
Superior
$4 - $7
Superior Night
$6 - $9
Premier
$10 - $12
Premier Night
$14 - $17
Bus operators
Yoyo Express
Website
yoyo.my
Bus from KL International Airport 1 to Jalan Tun Aminah
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
yoyo.my
707 Travel Group
Website
707-inc.com
Bus from Malacca to Golden Mile Complex
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
707-inc.com
Book at
busonlineticket.com
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Melaka Sentral to Golden Mile Complex
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Ferry operators
Batam Fast Ferries
Website
batamfast.com
Ferry from Harbourfront Centre to Batam Centre
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
batamfast.com
Majestic Fast Ferry
Website
majesticfastferry.com.sg
Ferry from Harbour Front to Batam Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
majesticfastferry.com.sg
Consortium Ferry
Website
ferrytomalaysia.com
Ferry from Johor Bahru to Batam Centre
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
ferrytomalaysia.com

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