There are 7 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Taiping by plane, train, car ferry, bus 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

Fly to Ipoh, train  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Ipoh (IPH) KUL - IPH
  2. Take the train from Ipoh to Taiping

$63 - $296

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from KL International Airport 1 to Terminal Amanjaya
  2. Take the bus from Ipoh Aman Jaya to Taiping

$14 - $18

5 alternative options

Fly to Penang, car ferry, train  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Penang (PEN) KUL - PEN
  2. Take the car ferry from Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the train from Butterworth to Taiping

$25 - $72

Fly to Alor Setar, train  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Alor Setar (AOR) KUL - AOR
  2. Take the train from Anak Bukit to Taiping

$20 - $89

Train  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral KLIA Ekspres / ...
  2. Take the train from KL Sentral to Taiping EG9412

$21 - $26

Train, bus  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Klia T1 to Bandar Tasik Selatan
  2. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Ipoh
  3. Take the bus from Ipoh Aman Jaya to Taiping

$14 - $24

Drive  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Taiping 194 miles

$14 - $21

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

You can take a train from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Taiping via KL Sentral in around 4 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Taiping via Terminal Amanjaya and Ipoh Aman Jaya in around 5 h 50 min.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $80
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $110
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh via Singapore
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh via Kuantan, Singapore
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $200
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh via Singapore
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh via Kuantan, Singapore
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $200
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh via Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh via Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $110
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh via Singapore
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Ipoh to Taiping
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$3 - $4
Gold
$4 - $5
Platinum
$5 - $6
Train from Butterworth to Taiping
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$3 - $4
Gold
$4 - $6
Platinum
$5 - $7
Train from Anak Bukit to Taiping
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$5 - $6
Gold
$7 - $9
Platinum
$9 - $11
Train from KL Sentral to Taiping
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$7 - $8
Gold
$10 - $12
Platinum
$14 - $16
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
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
Bus operators
Yoyo Express
Website
yoyo.my
Bus from KL International Airport 1 to Terminal Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
yoyo.my
Kumpulan Bas Perak
Website
basperak.com.my
Bus from Ipoh Aman Jaya to Taiping
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
basperak.com.my
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Terminal Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Ferry operators
Penang Port
Website
penangport.com.my
Car ferry from Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
penangport.com.my

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) and Taiping is 257 km. The road distance is 310 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Taiping is to bus which costs RM 55 - RM 75 and takes 5 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Taiping is to drive which takes 3 h 22 min and costs RM 55 - RM 85.

No, there is no direct train from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Taiping. However, there are services departing from Klia T1 and arriving at Taiping via KL Sentral. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Taiping. However, there are services departing from KL International Airport 1 and arriving at Taiping via Ipoh Aman Jaya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 41 min to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Taiping, including transfers.

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