There are 5 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kamunting by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Taiping

$8 - $12

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Bus Transnasional  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Ipoh
  2. Take the bus from Ipoh Aman Jaya to Kamunting

$7 - $8

3 alternative options

Bus StarMart Express  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from First World Hotel to Kamunting

$14

Taxi  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kuala Lumpur to Kamunting 169.7 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Kamunting 169.7 miles

$12 - $19

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No, there is no direct bus from Kuala Lumpur to Kamunting. However, there are services departing from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan and arriving at Kamunting via Ipoh Aman Jaya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kuala Lumpur to Kamunting. However, there are services departing from Kuala Lumpur and arriving at Kamunting via Taiping. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 17 min.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Kamunting is 222 km. The road distance is 271.5 km.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kamunting without a car is to train which takes 4 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kamunting, including transfers.

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Kuala Lumpur to Kamunting bus services, operated by Transnasional, depart from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan station.

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Kuala Lumpur to Kamunting train services, operated by KTM ETS Malaysia Railway, depart from Kuala Lumpur station.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kamunting is to train which takes 4 h 17 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 19 min.

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Kuala Lumpur to Kamunting bus services, operated by Perak Transit, arrive at Kamunting station.

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Kuala Lumpur to Kamunting train services, operated by KTM ETS Malaysia Railway, arrive at Taiping station.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kamunting.
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  • Distance: 138.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 17 min

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

KTM ETS Malaysia Railway operates a train from Kuala Lumpur to Kamunting every 3 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 3 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kuala Lumpur to Kamunting via Ipoh and Ipoh Aman Jaya in around 5 h 19 min.

Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Kuala Lumpur to Taiping
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
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12go.asia
Silver
$7 - $8
Gold
$10 - $12
Platinum
$13 - $16
Bus operators
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Terminal Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Plusliner
Website
plusliner.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Ipoh Aman Jaya
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
plusliner.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Express Kesatuan
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh Aman Jaya
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
easybook.com
Perak Transit
Website
peraktransit.com.my
Bus from Ipoh Aman Jaya to Kamunting
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
peraktransit.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kuala Lumpur to Kamunting
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Public Cab
Phone
+603 6259 2020
Website
publiccab.com
Sunlight Taxi
Website
sunlighttaxi.com
Comfort Taxi
Phone
+603 8024 0507
Website
comforttaxi.com.my
Blue Cab
Phone
+6012 212 1718
Website
bluecab.my

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Yes, the driving distance between Kuala Lumpur to Kamunting is 271 km. It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to drive from Kuala Lumpur to Kamunting.

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There are 99+ hotels available in Kamunting. Prices start at $24 USD per night.

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