There are 6 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Desaru by bus, car, train 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.

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Bus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Bandar Penawar

$18 - $20

5 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Desaru 244.3 miles

$50 - $75

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Singapore  •  4 h 4 min

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

$42 - $178

Fly Kuala Lumpur Subang to Johor Bahru, bus  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Johor Bahru (JHB) SZB - JHB
  2. Take the bus from Senai Airport to Desaru Coast Adventure Waterpark

$22 - $95

Fly Kuala Lumpur Subang to Singapore  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Singapore (SIN) SZB - SIN

$54 - $242

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Johor Bahru, bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Johor Bahru (JHB) KUL - JHB
  3. Take the bus from Senai Airport to Desaru Coast Adventure Waterpark

$22 - $76

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The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Desaru is to bus which costs RM 70 - RM 85 and takes 5 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Desaru is to drive which costs RM 200 - RM 300 and takes 4 h 2 min.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Desaru is 337 km. The road distance is 390.9 km.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Desaru without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 20 min and costs RM 70 - RM 85.

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It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from Kuala Lumpur to Desaru, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Desaru is to bus which takes 5 h 20 min and costs RM 70 - RM 85. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs RM 220 - RM 1000 and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Singapore Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kuala Lumpur to Desaru is 391 km. It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to drive from Kuala Lumpur to Desaru.

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Air Mauritius, Saudia, Uzbekistan and eight other airlines offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Singapore Airport.

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There are 17+ hotels available in Desaru. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Lumpur Subang Airport is to train which takes 30 min and costs RM 3 - RM 5.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Desaru.
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  • Distance: 210.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 20 min

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Desaru, Malaysia?

Mara Liner operates a bus from Kuala Lumpur to Desaru 3 times a day. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 5 h 10 min. Alternatively, Firefly and SilkAir fly from Kuala Lumpur to Desaru every 4 hours.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Singapore via Penang
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $600
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $600
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $180
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $80
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $110
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $190
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $210
Air Mauritius
Website
airmauritius.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,500
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,200
Uzbekistan
Website
uzairways.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Train operators
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
Mara Liner
Website
maraliner.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Bandar Penawar
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
maralinergroup.my
Book at
easybook.com
Causeway Link
Website
causewaylink.com.my
Bus from Senai Airport to Desaru Coast Adventure Waterpark
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
causewaylink.com.my

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