There are 5 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Chinatown by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, LRT  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral KLIA Ekspres
  2. Take the LRT from KL Sentral to Pasar Seni Kelana Jaya

$11 - $19

Cheapest option

Bus Airport Coach Sdn. Bhd.  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Kuala Lumpur International Airport to KL Sentral

$2

3 alternative options

Bus Aerobus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from KL International Airport T2 to KL Sentral

$3 - $4

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Chinatown 35.6 miles

$22 - $27

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Chinatown 35.6 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Chinatown is to bus which costs RM 10 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Chinatown is to train and LRT which costs RM 45 - RM 80 and takes 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Chinatown. However, there are services departing from Kuala Lumpur International Airport and arriving at Dayabumi via KL Sentral. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Chinatown. However, there are services departing from Klia T1 and arriving at Pasar Seni via KL Sentral. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 min.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) and Chinatown is 44 km. The road distance is 56.9 km.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Chinatown without a car is to train and LRT which takes 33 min and costs RM 45 - RM 80.

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It takes approximately 33 min to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Chinatown, including transfers.

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Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Chinatown bus services, operated by Airport Coach Sdn. Bhd., depart from Kuala Lumpur International Airport station.

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Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Chinatown train services, operated by KLIA Express, depart from Klia T1 station.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Chinatown is to train and LRT which takes 33 min and costs RM 45 - RM 80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs RM 14 - RM 19 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Chinatown.
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  • Distance: 27.4 miles
  • Duration: 33 min

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

You can take a train from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Chinatown via KL Sentral in around 33 min. Alternatively, Aerobus operates a bus from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Chinatown every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Rapid KL
Website
myrapid.com.my
Train from KL Sentral to Pasar Seni
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
myrapid.com.my
Bus operators
Aerobus
Website
aerobus.my
Bus from KL International Airport T2 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
aerobus.com.my
Airport Coach Sdn. Bhd.
Phone
+(603) 8787 3894
Website
airportcoach.com.my
Bus from Kuala Lumpur International Airport to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
airportcoach.com.my
Other operators
Taxi from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Chinatown
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Airport Limo
Phone
+60 3 9223 8080
Website
airportlimo.my

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