There are 6 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kulai by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kulai

$9

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Train  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Pulau Sebang Batu Caves - Pulau Sebang
  2. Take the train from Pulau Sebang/Tampin to Kulai KTM Intercity

$7 - $14

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Taxi  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kuala Lumpur to Kulai 189.7 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Kulai 189.7 miles

$14 - $21

Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Johor Bahru (JHB) SZB - JHB

$25 - $101

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Johor Bahru (JHB) KUL - JHB

$25 - $82

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The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kulai is to bus which costs RM 35 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kulai is to train and fly which costs RM 100 - RM 340 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan and arriving at Kulai. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kuala Lumpur to Kulai. However, there are services departing from KL Sentral and arriving at Kulai via Pulau Sebang/Tampin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 9 min.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Kulai is 269 km. The road distance is 303.5 km.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kulai without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 3 min and costs RM 35.

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The bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kulai takes 4 h 3 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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

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Kuala Lumpur to Kulai train services, operated by KTM Komuter, depart from KL Sentral station.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kulai is to bus which takes 4 h 3 min and costs RM 35. Alternatively, you can train, which costs RM 30 - RM 60 and takes 7 h 9 min, you could also fly, which costs RM 100 - RM 420 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kulai.
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  • Distance: 168 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 3 min

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

Transnasional operates a bus from Kuala Lumpur to Kulai every 3 hours. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 4 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kuala Lumpur to Kulai via Pulau Sebang and Pulau Sebang/Tampin in around 7 h 9 min.

Airlines
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $110
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $80
Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from KL Sentral to Pulau Sebang
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from KL Sentral to Pulau Sebang
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
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12go.asia
Silver
$4 - $5
Gold
$5 - $6
Platinum
$6 - $8
KTM Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Pulau Sebang/Tampin to Kulai
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Economy
$2 - $4
Superior
$4 - $6
Superior Night
$6 - $8
Premier
$9 - $10
Premier Night
$12 - $16
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
Transnasional
Other operators
Taxi from Kuala Lumpur to Kulai
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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The quickest flight from Kuala Lumpur Subang Airport to Johor Bahru Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Kuala Lumpur to Kulai bus services, operated by Transnasional, arrive at Kulai station.

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Kuala Lumpur to Kulai train services, operated by KTM Malaysia Railway, arrive at Kulai station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kuala Lumpur to Kulai is 303 km. It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to drive from Kuala Lumpur to Kulai.

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Malindo Airways and Firefly offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang Airport to Johor Bahru Airport.

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There are 142+ hotels available in Kulai. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Lumpur Subang Airport is to train which takes 30 min and costs RM 3 - RM 5.

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