COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply upon entering Indonesia. Learn More.

There are 3 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kisaran Barat by ferry, train or plane

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Recommended option

Ferry  •  7h 51m

  1. Take the ferry from Pelabuhan Klang to Tanjung Balai Asahan

Rp444291 - Rp594291

2 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  7h 53m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Pelabuhan Klang Tanjung Malim
  2. Take the ferry from Pelabuhan Klang to Tanjung Balai Asahan

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Train, fly  •  7h 59m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Kuala Namu (KNO) KUL - KNO
  3. Take the train from Medan Station to Kisaran

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Malaysia → Indonesia
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International entry into Indonesia from Malaysia

Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents

Restricted for: Foreign nationals

Conditions of entry to Indonesia

Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
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Rules to follow in Indonesia

1m

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Malaysia

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Indonesia from Malaysia is currently restricted.

The COVID-19 helpline number in Kisaran Barat is 119 ex 9.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Kisaran Barat is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Kisaran Barat is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus hotline on 119 ex 9.

Exceptions may apply, for full details: Ministry of Health Indonesia.
We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 Travel Safe information from official sources.
To the best of our knowledge, these details are correct as of the last update: 16 Sep 2020.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kisaran Barat is to ferry which costs RM 120 - RM 170 and takes 7h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kisaran Barat is to ferry which costs RM 120 - RM 170 and takes 7h 51m.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Kisaran Barat is 232 km.

The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kisaran Barat without a car is to ferry which takes 7h 51m and costs RM 120 - RM 170.

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It takes approximately 7h 51m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kisaran Barat, including transfers.

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

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Kisaran Barat is 1h behind Kuala Lumpur. It is currently 8:02 AM in Kuala Lumpur and 7:02 AM in Kisaran Barat.

Malaysia Airlines, Indonesia AirAsia and AirAsia offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Kuala Namu Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Kisaran Barat. Prices start at Rp1337500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kisaran Barat.
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  • Distance: 231.6 km
  • Duration: 7h 51m

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

Singgie Ferry Services Sdn Bhd operates a ferry from Pelabuhan Klang to Tanjung Balai Asahan once daily. Tickets cost Rp300000 - Rp420000 and the journey takes 5h.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp900000 - Rp960000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Namu via Penang
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rp900000 - Rp960000
Indonesia AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp850000 - Rp2200000
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rp1700000 - Rp8000000
Train operators
KTM Komuter
Phone
+603 - 2267 1200
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from KL Sentral to Pelabuhan Klang
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
Rp19000 - Rp23000
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
KLIA Express
Phone
+603 2267 8000
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
Rp130000 - Rp200000
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.com/
Kereta API
Phone
021-121
Website
kai.id
Train from Medan Station to Kisaran
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
Rp75000 - Rp170000
Website
kai.id
Economy
Rp75000 - Rp170000
Business
Rp90000 - Rp200000
Executive
Rp130000 - Rp290000
Ferry operators
Singgie Ferry Services Sdn Bhd
Ferry from Pelabuhan Klang to Tanjung Balai Asahan
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
Rp300000 - Rp420000

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