There are 4 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Batu Kurau by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Taiping Eg9412

$20 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Ipoh
  2. Take the bus from Ipoh Aman Jaya to Kamunting

$19 - $23

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Batu Kurau 180.6 miles

$13 - $20

Train, fly  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to KLIA T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Alor Setar (AOR) KUL - AOR
  3. Take the train from Anak Bukit to Taiping

$46 - $119

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The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Batu Kurau is to drive which costs RM 55 - RM 80 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Batu Kurau is to drive which costs RM 55 - RM 80 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Batu Kurau is 227 km. The road distance is 289 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Kuala Lumpur to Batu Kurau, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Batu Kurau, Malaysia?

KTM ETS Malaysia Railway operates a train from Kuala Lumpur to Batu Kurau every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 3 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kuala Lumpur to Batu Kurau via Ipoh, Ipoh Aman Jaya, and Kamunting in around 5 h 48 min.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
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 Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $200
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Kuala Lumpur to Taiping
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$7 - $8
Gold
$10 - $12
Platinum
$13 - $16
Train from Anak Bukit to Taiping
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$5 - $6
Gold
$7 - $8
Platinum
$9 - $11
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to KLIA T1
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
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
Kumpulan Bas Perak
Website
basperak.com.my
Bus from Ipoh Aman Jaya to Kamunting
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
basperak.com.my

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