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

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

Train, LRT  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Klia T1 to Bandar Tasik Selatan KLIA Transit
  2. Take the LRT from Bandar Tasik Selatan to Sentul Timur Sri Petaling

$7 - $16

Cheapest option

Bus Airport Coach Sdn. Bhd., LRT  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Kuala Lumpur International Airport to KL Sentral
  2. Take the LRT from Masjid Jamek to Sentul Timur Ampang / ...

$3 - $5

3 alternative options

Bus Jetbus, LRT  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Klia T1 to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
  2. Take the LRT from Bandar Tasik Selatan to Sentul Timur Sri Petaling

$4 - $5

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Setapak 40.8 miles

$25 - $31

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Setapak 40.8 miles

$3 - $5

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

You can take a train from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Setapak via Bandar Tasik Selatan in around 1 h.

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
Rapid KL
Phone
03-7885 2585
Email
suggest@rapidkl.com.my
Website
myrapid.com.my
Train from Bandar Tasik Selatan to Sentul Timur
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
myrapid.com.my
Train from Masjid Jamek to Sentul Timur
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
myrapid.com.my
Bus operators
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
Aerobus
Website
aerobus.my
Bus from Kuala Lumpur International Airport to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
aerobus.my
Jetbus
Website
jetbus.com.my
Bus from Klia T1 to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
jetbus.com.my
Other operators
Taxi from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Setapak
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Airport Limo
Phone
+60 3 9223 8080
Website
airportlimo.my

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) and Setapak is 48 km. The road distance is 65 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Setapak is to drive which costs RM 12 - RM 18 and takes 51 min.

The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Setapak is to taxi which takes 51 min and costs RM 100 - RM 130.

No, there is no direct train from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Setapak. However, there are services departing from Klia T1 and arriving at Sentul Timur via Bandar Tasik Selatan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h.

It takes approximately 1 h to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Setapak, including transfers.

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