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There are 2 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Dumai by bus, ferry or train

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Bus, myBAS, ferry  •  5h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Kuala Lumpur Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Seremban
  2. Take the myBAS from Terminal 1 Seremban to Terminal Port Dickson
  3. Take the ferry from Port Dickson to Dumai

Cheapest option

Train, ferry  •  5h 23m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Pelabuhan Klang Tanjung Malim / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Pelabuhan Klang to Dumai

$28 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Dumai is to train and ferry which costs RM 115 - RM 125 and takes 5h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Dumai is to train and ferry which costs RM 115 - RM 125 and takes 5h 23m.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Dumai is 166 km.

The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Dumai without a car is to bus and myBAS and ferry which takes 5h 20m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 20m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Dumai, including transfers.

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Dumai is 1h behind Kuala Lumpur. It is currently 8:41 PM in Kuala Lumpur and 7:41 PM in Dumai.

There are two+ hotels available in Dumai. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Dumai.
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  • Distance: 103.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 20m

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Dumai, Indonesia?

There is no direct connection from Kuala Lumpur to Dumai. However, you can take the bus to Terminal 1 Seremban, take the myBAS to Terminal Port Dickson, take the walk to Port Dickson, then take the ferry to Dumai. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Kuala Lumpur to Dumai via Pelabuhan Klang and Pelabuhan Klang in around 5h 23m.

Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from KL Sentral to Pelabuhan Klang
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Bus operators
Mara Liner
Website
maraliner.com.my
Bus from Kuala Lumpur Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Seremban
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
easybook.com
Sanwa Express
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Kuala Lumpur Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Seremban
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
easybook.com
Cityliner
Website
cityliner.com.my
Bus from Terminal 1 Seremban to Terminal Port Dickson
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
cityliner.com.my
Ferry operators
Tunas Rupat
Email
tunasrupat@hotmail.com
Website
tunasrupat.com
Ferry from Port Dickson to Dumai
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
tunasrupat.com
Ferry from Pelabuhan Klang to Dumai
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
tunasrupat.com

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