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

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Train  •  4 h 39 min

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

$44 - $64

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Kuala Lumpur Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Cameron Highlands

$11 - $13

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Klia T1 to Bandar Tasik Selatan KLIA Transit
  2. Take the bus from Kuala Lumpur Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Cameron Highlands

$16 - $24

Taxi  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Tanah Rata 157.4 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Tanah Rata 157.4 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Tanah Rata. However, there are services departing from Klia T1 and arriving at Cameron Highlands via Kuala Lumpur Terminal Bersepadu Selatan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 3 min.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) and Tanah Rata is 195 km. The road distance is 251.8 km.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Tanah Rata without a car is to train which takes 4 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Tanah Rata, including transfers.

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Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Tanah Rata bus services, operated by CS Travel & Tours, depart from Kuala Lumpur Terminal Bersepadu Selatan station.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Tanah Rata is to train which takes 4 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 3 min.

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Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Tanah Rata bus services, operated by CS Travel & Tours, arrive at Cameron Highlands station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Tanah Rata is 252 km. It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to drive from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Tanah Rata.

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There are 373+ hotels available in Tanah Rata. Prices start at $37 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Tanah Rata.
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  • Distance: 121.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

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

You can take a train from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Tanah Rata via KL Sentral and Kampar in around 4 h 39 min. Alternatively, CS Travel & Tours operates a bus from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Tanah Rata 4 times a day. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 4 h 53 min. Unititi express also services this route 4 times a day.

Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to Bandar Tasik Selatan
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from KL Sentral to Kampar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$4 - $6
Gold
$6 - $7
Platinum
$8 - $10
Bus operators
CS Travel & Tours
Website
cstravel.com.my
Bus from Kuala Lumpur Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Cameron Highlands
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
cstravel.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Unititi express
Website
unititi.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Tanah Rata Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
unititi.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Tanah Rata
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Public Cab
Phone
+6067613333
Website
publiccab.com

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