There are 8 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Betong by train, car, bus 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, drive  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Sungai Petani
  2. Drive from Sungai Petani to Betong

$12 - $21

Cheapest option

Bus Transnasional  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Hentian Duta to Baling

$10 - $11

6 alternative options

Bus Plusliner  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Kuala Lumpur Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Pengkalan Hulu

$11

Drive  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Betong 241.4 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Kuala Lumpur Subang to Alor Setar, drive  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Alor Setar (AOR) SZB - AOR
  2. Drive from Alor Setar to Betong

$31 - $110

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Alor Setar, drive  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Alor Setar (AOR) KUL - AOR
  3. Drive from Alor Setar to Betong

$32 - $111

Fly Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kota Bharu, drive  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Kota Bharu (KBR) SZB - KBR
  2. Drive from Kota Bharu to Betong

$42 - $121

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Kota Bharu, drive  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Kota Bharu (KBR) KUL - KBR
  3. Drive from Kota Bharu to Betong

$45 - $117

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Betong is to bus which costs RM 43 - RM 48 and takes 6 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Betong is to train and fly and drive which costs RM 130 - RM 460 and takes 4 h 37 min.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Betong is 301 km. The road distance is 386.3 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to get from Kuala Lumpur to Betong, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kuala Lumpur Subang Airport to Alor Setar Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Betong is 1 h behind Kuala Lumpur. It is currently 6:59 PM in Kuala Lumpur and 5:59 PM in Betong.

Yes, the driving distance between Kuala Lumpur to Betong is 386 km. It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to drive from Kuala Lumpur to Betong.

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Firefly and Malindo Airways offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang Airport to Alor Setar Airport.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Betong.
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  • Distance: 188.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 27 min

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Betong, Thailand?

Plusliner operates a bus from Kuala Lumpur to Betong twice daily. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 5 h 57 min.

Airlines
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kota Bharu via Penang
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kota Bharu via Penang
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $110
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$12 - $95
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $110
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Kuala Lumpur to Sungai Petani
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$9 - $11
Gold
$13 - $16
Platinum
$18 - $21
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
Plusliner
Website
plusliner.com.my
Bus from Kuala Lumpur Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Pengkalan Hulu
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
plusliner.com.my
Book at
easybook.com

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