There are 4 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Dumai by taxi, car ferry, train, ferry, 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

Taxi, ferry  •  3 h 3 min

$58 - $64

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry  •  6 h 33 min

$30 - $31

2 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Tanjung Malim

$39 - $40

Train, fly, bus  •  7 h 13 min

  1. KUL - PKU

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 taxi to Port Dickson then take the ferry to Dumai. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Kuala Lumpur to Dumai via Pelabuhan Klang in around 5 h 26 min.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Pekanbaru
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from KL Sentral to Pelabuhan Klang
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
KKKL Express
Transnasional
Website
transnasional.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Melaka Sentral
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Pekanbaru to Dumai
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Ferry operators
Tunas Rupat
Website
tunasrupat.com
Car ferry from Port Dickson to Dumai
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
tunasrupat.com
Car ferry from Jeti Shahbandar to Dumai
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
tunasrupat.com
ferry
Ferry from Pelabuhan Klang to Dumai
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$38
Other operators
Taxi from Kuala Lumpur to Port Dickson
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Sunlight Taxi
Website
sunlighttaxi.com
Comfort Taxi
Phone
+603 8024 0507
Website
comforttaxi.com.my
Public Cab
Phone
+603 6259 2020
Website
publiccab.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Dumai is 166 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Dumai is to bus and ferry which costs RM 120 - RM 122 and takes 6 h 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Dumai is to taxi and ferry which takes 3 h 3 min and costs RM 230 - RM 260.

It takes approximately 3 h 3 min to get from Kuala Lumpur to Dumai, including transfers.