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There are 5 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Barrow Island by train, plane or bus

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Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Karratha, travel  •  14h 7m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Karratha (KTA) KUL - KTA
  3. Travel from Karratha to Barrow Island

4 alternative options

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Onslow, travel  •  13h 33m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Onslow (ONS) KUL - ONS
  3. Travel from Onslow to Barrow Island

Bus to Singapore Changi, fly to Karratha, travel  •  18h 30m

  1. Take the bus from KL Sentral to Bugis MRT Station
  2. Fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to Karratha (KTA) SIN - KTA
  3. Travel from Karratha to Barrow Island

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Port Hedland, bus, travel  •  16h 52m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Port Hedland (PHE) KUL - PHE
  3. Take the bus from South Hedland Shopping Centre to Fortescue Roadhouse
  4. Travel from Fortescue Roadhouse to Barrow Island

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Learmonth, bus, travel  •  26h 47m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Learmonth (LEA) KUL - LEA
  3. Take the bus from Learmonth Airport (LEA) to Fortescue Roadhouse
  4. Travel from Fortescue Roadhouse to Barrow Island

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Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Australia from Malaysia is currently restricted.

The COVID-19 helpline number in Barrow Island is 1800 020 080.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Barrow Island is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Barrow Island is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus hotline on 1800 020 080.

Exceptions may apply, for full details: Department of Home Affairs.
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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Barrow Island is 3050 km.

It takes approximately 14h 7m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Barrow Island, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Karratha Airport. The quickest flight takes 10h 15m and has one stopover.

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AirAsia X, Jetstar Asia Airways, Scoot Tigerair and five other airlines offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Karratha Airport.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Barrow Island.
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  • Distance: 3050.1 km
  • Duration: 14h 7m

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Barrow Island, WA, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Kuala Lumpur to Barrow Island. However, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Karratha, then take the travel to Barrow Island. Alternatively, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Onslow, then take the travel to Barrow Island.

Airlines
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Karratha via Singapore Changi, Perth
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Karratha via Perth
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $440
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Onslow via Perth
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $470
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Onslow via Singapore Changi, Perth
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Flights from Singapore Changi to Karratha via Perth
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Port Hedland via Ngurah Rai
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Port Hedland via Singapore Changi, Perth
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Port Hedland via Perth
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $650
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Port Hedland via Soekarno–Hatta, Ngurah Rai
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $700
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Karratha via Perth
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Karratha via Singapore Changi, Perth
Ave. Duration
17h 7m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $2,700
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Karratha via Melbourne, Perth
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,600
Flights from Singapore Changi to Karratha via Perth
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $2,500
Flights from Singapore Changi to Karratha via Ngurah Rai, Perth
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Port Hedland via Perth
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,300
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Port Hedland via Singapore Changi, Perth
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Learmonth via Perth
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Learmonth via Ngurah Rai, Perth
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Learmonth via Singapore Changi, Perth
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,500
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Karratha via Singapore Changi, Perth
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Karratha via Perth
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $440
Flights from Singapore Changi to Karratha via Perth
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Port Hedland via Singapore Changi, Perth
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Port Hedland via Perth
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $650
Alliance Airlines
Website
allianceairlines.com.au
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Port Hedland via Perth
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Train operators
KLIA Express
Phone
+603 2267 8000
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.com/
Bus operators
KKKL Travel & Tours
Email
enquiry@kkkl.com.sg
Website
kkkl.com.sg
Bus from KL Sentral to Bugis MRT Station
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
kkkl.com.sg
Integrity Coach Lines (Aust) Pty Ltd
Phone
08 9274 7464
Email
info@integritycoachlines.com.au
Website
integritycoachlines.com.au
Bus from South Hedland Shopping Centre to Fortescue Roadhouse
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Schedules at
integritycoachlines.com.au
Bus from Learmonth Airport (LEA) to Fortescue Roadhouse
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
integritycoachlines.com.au

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