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There are 6 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Kuala Lumpur by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from KLIA T1 to KL Sentral KLIA Transit

RM 35 - RM 55

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1h

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

RM 11 - RM 15

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Kuala Lumpur 56.7 km

RM 85 - RM 110

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Kuala Lumpur 56.7 km

RM 11 - RM 17

Shuttle  •  41 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Kuala Lumpur

RM 79

Towncar  •  41 min

  1. Take a town car from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Kuala Lumpur 56.7 km

RM 130 - RM 240

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

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Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Malaysia from June 10.

Lockdown measures are currently in place for Malaysia. Leaving Malaysia may be in violation of local restrictions.

Last updated: August 5 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

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The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Kuala Lumpur is to bus which costs RM 11 - RM 15 and takes 1h.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Kuala Lumpur is to train which costs RM 35 - RM 55 and takes 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from KL International Airport T2 and arriving at KL Sentral. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from KLIA T1 and arriving at KL Sentral. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) and Kuala Lumpur is 43 km. The road distance is 56.7 km.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Kuala Lumpur without a car is to train which takes 35 min and costs RM 35 - RM 55.

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The train from KLIA T1 to KL Sentral takes 35 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Kuala Lumpur bus services, operated by Aerobus, depart from KL International Airport T2 station.

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Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Kuala Lumpur 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 Kuala Lumpur is to train which takes 35 min and costs RM 35 - RM 55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs RM 11 - RM 15 and takes 1h.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Kuala Lumpur.
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  • Distance: 43.4 km
  • Duration: 35 min

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

KLIA Express operates a train from KLIA T1 to KL Sentral hourly. Tickets cost RM 35 - RM 55 and the journey takes 35 min. Alternatively, Aerobus operates a bus from KL International Airport T2 to KL Sentral every 20 minutes. Tickets cost RM 12 and the journey takes 1h. Three other operators also service this route.

Train operators
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
Aerobus
Phone
+6010-292 3888
Website
aerobus.com.my
Bus from KL International Airport T2 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
RM 12
Schedules at
aerobus.com.my
Sky Bus
Phone
+6(016)-217 6950
Email
info@skybus.com.my
Website
skybus.com.my
Bus from Kuala Lumpur International Airport to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
RM 11
Schedules at
skybus.com.my
Star Shuttle
Phone
603-4043 8811
Email
info@starwira.com
Website
starwira.com
Bus from KL International Airport 1 to Pudu Sentral
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RM 12
Schedules at
busonlineticket.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
RM 85 - RM 110
Airport Limo
Phone
1300 88 8989
Website
airportlimo.my
Jayride
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Kuala Lumpur
Estimated price
RM 79
Towncar from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Kuala Lumpur
Estimated price
RM 130 - RM 240

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Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Kuala Lumpur bus services, operated by Aerobus, arrive at KL Sentral station.

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Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Kuala Lumpur train services, operated by KLIA Express, arrive at KL Sentral station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Kuala Lumpur is 57 km. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Kuala Lumpur.

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