There are 8 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Krai by bus, taxi, car, train 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

Bus Darul Naim Express  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Kuala Lumpur Hentian Putra to Kuala Krai

$12

7 alternative options

Bus Ekspres Perdana  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kuala Krai

$13 - $14

Taxi  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Krai 226.8 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Krai 226.8 miles

$17 - $25

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Kuala Trengganu, taxi  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Kuala Trengganu (TGG) KUL - TGG
  3. Take a taxi from Kuala Trengganu to Kuala Krai

$82 - $154

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Kota Bharu, train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Kota Bharu (KBR) KUL - KBR
  3. Take the train from Kg. Kok Pasir to Krai

$33 - $85

Fly Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kuala Trengganu, taxi  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Kuala Trengganu (TGG) SZB - TGG
  2. Take a taxi from Kuala Trengganu to Kuala Krai

$75 - $151

Fly Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kota Bharu, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Kota Bharu (KBR) SZB - KBR
  2. Take the train from Kg. Kok Pasir to Krai

$26 - $92

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

Darul Naim Express operates a bus from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Krai 5 times a day. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $170
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $170
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kota Bharu via Penang
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $170
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $170
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kota Bharu via Penang
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $130
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$12 - $95
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$18 - $120
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $170
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Train operators
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
KTM Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Kg. Kok Pasir to Krai
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Economy
$1 - $2
Superior
$2 - $4
Superior Night
$4 - $6
Premier
$4 - $5
Premier Night
$8 - $11
Bus operators
Darul Naim Express
Website
darulnaim.com.my
Bus from Kuala Lumpur Hentian Putra to Kuala Krai
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
darulnaim.com.my
Book at
busonlineticket.com
Ekspres Perdana
Website
ekspresperdana.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kuala Krai
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
ekspresperdana.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Krai
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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 Kuala Krai is 272 km. The road distance is 363 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Krai is to bus which costs RM 44 and takes 5 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Krai is to train and fly and taxi which takes 4 h 44 min and costs RM 320 - RM 650.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kuala Lumpur Hentian Putra and arriving at Kuala Krai. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

The bus from Kuala Lumpur Hentian Putra to Kuala Krai takes 5 h 30 min including transfers and departs five times a day.