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There are 4 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Hội An by train, plane, bus or car

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Train, fly to Danang  •  6h 35m

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

$43 - $622

3 alternative options

Train, fly to Tamky  •  10h

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Tamky (VCL) KUL - VCL
  3. Take the train from Nui Thanh to Tra Kieu

$88 - $165

Train, bus, drive  •  2 days 16h

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  3. Take the bus from Hat Yai to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  4. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh
  5. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Phuong Trinh to Bavet border Bus station
  6. Drive from Bavet border Bus station to Ho Chi Minh City
  7. Take the train from Ho Chi Minh City to Tra Kieu

$109 - $195

Drive  •  36h 36m

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Hội An 2632.7 km

$190 - $290

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Vietnam

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Vietnam. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Vietnam.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .
For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Vietnam.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Vietnam due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Vietnam

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Vietnam from May 11.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Vietnam

Lockdown measures are currently in place for Malaysia. Leaving Malaysia may be in violation of local restrictions.

Last updated: July 14 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

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The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Hội An is to train and fly which costs RM 180 - RM 2700 and takes 6h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Hội An is to train and fly which costs RM 180 - RM 2700 and takes 6h 35m.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Hội An is 1592 km. The road distance is 2632.7 km.

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It takes approximately 6h 35m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Hội An, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Danang Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 35m.

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Hội An is 1h behind Kuala Lumpur. It is currently 10:19 PM in Kuala Lumpur and 9:19 PM in Hội An.

Yes, the driving distance between Kuala Lumpur to Hội An is 2633 km. It takes approximately 36h 36m to drive from Kuala Lumpur to Hội An.

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Malindo Airways, Vietjet Air, SilkAir and three other airlines offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Danang Airport.

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There are 2515+ hotels available in Hội An. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Hội An.
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  • Distance: 1592.1 km
  • Duration: 6h 35m

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Hội An, Vietnam?

There is no direct connection from Kuala Lumpur to Hội An. However, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Danang, take the walk to Danang Airport, then take the bus to Hội An. Alternatively, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Tamky, take the taxi to Nui Thanh, take the train to Tra Kieu, then take the taxi to Hội An.

Airlines
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Danang via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Tamky via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Danang
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $410
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Danang via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Danang via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Tamky via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Danang
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $220
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Danang via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Danang via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Air Kyrgyzstan
Website
air.kg
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Tamky via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Train operators
KLIA Express
Phone
+603 2267 8000
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.com/
Vietnam Railways
Phone
19006469
Email
support1@dsvn.vn
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Nui Thanh to Tra Kieu
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Website
http://dsvn.vn
Book at
https://12go.asia/
Hard seat, air-conditioned
$4 - $7
Soft seat, air-conditioned
$4 - $6
Bed, air-conditioned
$9 - $14
Train from Ho Chi Minh City to Tra Kieu
Ave. Duration
17h 56m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $45
Website
http://dsvn.vn
Book at
https://12go.asia/
Hard seat, air-conditioned
$16 - $24
Soft seat, air-conditioned
$21 - $35
Bed, air-conditioned
$30 - $45
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
$11 - $13
Gold
$17 - $20
Platinum
$23 - $27
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $30
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$17 - $24
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$7 - $11
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$23 - $30
Bus operators
Nattakan Transport
Phone
+855 70 877 727
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
bookmebus.com
Phnom Penh Sorya
Phone
023210359
Email
info@ppsoryatransport.com.kh
Website
ppsoryatransport.com.kh
Bus from Phnom Penh Phuong Trinh to Bavet border Bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
bookmebus.com

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