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There are 7 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Carbondale by train, plane, taxi, bus or night bus

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 to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Cape Girardeau, taxi  •  29h 59m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Cape Girardeau (CGI) KUL - CGI
  3. Take a taxi from Cape Girardeau to Carbondale

$629 - $1,463

Cheapest option

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Chicago O'Hare, train  •  30h 26m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) KUL - ORD
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Carbondale Amtrak Station

$418 - $918

5 alternative options

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Marion  •  28h 21m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Marion (MWA) KUL - MWA

$639 - $1,353

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Paducah, bus  •  33h 2m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Paducah (PAH) KUL - PAH
  3. Take the bus from Paducah, Ky to Carbondale

$654 - $1,875

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to St. Louis, night bus  •  28h 50m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to St. Louis (STL) KUL - STL
  3. Take the night bus from Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis to Carbondale

$529 - $1,641

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Evansville, bus  •  33h 30m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Evansville (EVV) KUL - EVV
  3. Take the bus from Evansville Airport to Paducah, KY
  4. Take the bus from Paducah, Ky to Carbondale

$652 - $1,875

Bus to Singapore Changi, fly to St. Louis, night bus  •  31h 32m

  1. Take the bus from KL Sentral to Bugis MRT Station
  2. Fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to St. Louis (STL) SIN - STL
  3. Take the night bus from Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis to Carbondale

$485 - $1,055

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Carbondale is to train and fly which costs RM 1700 - RM 3900 and takes 30h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Carbondale is to train and fly which costs RM 2600 - RM 6000 and takes 28h 21m.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Carbondale is 9583 miles.

It takes approximately 29h 59m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Carbondale, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Cape Girardeau Airport. The quickest flight takes 28h 49m and has two stopovers.

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Carbondale is 13h behind Kuala Lumpur. It is currently 6:39 AM in Kuala Lumpur and 5:39 PM in Carbondale.

Malaysia Airlines, Air China, Shanghai Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Cape Girardeau Airport.

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There are 25+ hotels available in Carbondale. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Carbondale.
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  • Distance: 9583.3 miles
  • Duration: 29h 59m

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Carbondale, IL, USA?

There is no direct connection from Kuala Lumpur to Carbondale. However, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Cape Girardeau, then take the taxi to Carbondale. Alternatively, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Marion, then take the taxi to Carbondale.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Cape Girardeau via Tokyo Narita, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
28h 49m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Cape Girardeau via Tokyo Narita, Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
28h 49m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,300
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Cape Girardeau via Shanghai Pudong, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
26h 34m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Cape Girardeau via Beijing Capital, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
27h 34m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Cape Girardeau via Incheon, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
28h 24m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Cape Girardeau via Tokyo Haneda, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
37h 29m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Paducah via Tokyo Narita, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
28h 42m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Paducah via Tokyo Narita, Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
28h 42m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,300
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Paducah via Shanghai Pudong, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
27h 12m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Paducah via Incheon, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
27h 43m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Paducah via Tokyo Haneda, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
36h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Paducah via Tokyo Narita, Vancouver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
28h 42m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,500
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Paducah via Tokyo Narita, Calgary, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
28h 42m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,500
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to St. Louis via Tokyo Narita, Denver
Ave. Duration
22h 21m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to St. Louis via Tokyo Narita, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
23h 12m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to St. Louis via Tokyo Narita, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
24h 29m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to St. Louis via Tokyo Narita, Houston
Ave. Duration
27h 34m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to St. Louis via Shanghai Pudong, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
23h 38m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Evansville via Tokyo Narita, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
24h 58m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Evansville via Shanghai Pudong, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
23h 28m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,300
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago O'Hare via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
Flights from Singapore Changi to St. Louis via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
22h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Singapore Changi to St. Louis via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
23h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Singapore Changi to St. Louis via San Francisco, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
25h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to St. Louis via Shanghai Pudong, Detroit
Ave. Duration
25h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Evansville via Incheon, Detroit
Ave. Duration
25h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Evansville via Shanghai Pudong, Detroit
Ave. Duration
25h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Evansville via Incheon, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
26h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Evansville via Amsterdam Schiphol, Detroit
Ave. Duration
28h 6m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago O'Hare via Incheon
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago O'Hare via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago O'Hare via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
27h 50m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Flights from Singapore Changi to St. Louis via Seattle, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Marion via Tokyo Narita, Chicago O'Hare, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
25h 13m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Marion via Tokyo Narita, Denver, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
25h 13m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,300
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Marion via Hong Kong, Los Angeles, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
33h 43m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $2,300
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Marion via Incheon, Chicago O'Hare, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
29h 59m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Marion via Hong Kong, Dallas/Ft.Worth, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
37h 8m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $2,200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Marion via Taiwan Taoyuan, Los Angeles, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
32h 33m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,300
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Evansville via Hong Kong, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
27h 17m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,300
Flights from Singapore Changi to St. Louis via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
21h 11m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,100
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to St. Louis via Incheon, Detroit
Ave. Duration
28h 14m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Evansville via Incheon, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
26h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Evansville via Incheon, Detroit
Ave. Duration
27h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago O'Hare via Incheon
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Marion via Tokyo Narita, Chicago O'Hare, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
25h 13m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Marion via Tokyo Narita, Denver, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
25h 13m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,300
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Marion via Hong Kong, Los Angeles, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
32h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $2,300
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Evansville via Tokyo Narita, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
24h 58m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago O'Hare via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to St. Louis via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,100
Flights from Singapore Changi to St. Louis via Seattle
Ave. Duration
22h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,000
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago O'Hare via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $850
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago O'Hare via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago O'Hare via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
26h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago O'Hare via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Chicago O'Hare via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
27h 50m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
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
$9 - $14
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.com/
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Carbondale Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $50
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Paducah, Ky to Carbondale
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$30 - $50
Night bus from Greyhound Bus Station St. Louis to Carbondale
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$35 - $55
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Night bus from St. Louis Gateway Station to Carbondale Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
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
$23
Schedules at
kkkl.com.sg
Other operators
Taxi from Cape Girardeau to Carbondale
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Howard's Taxi Full Throttle
Phone
+1-573-270-9932

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