There are 8 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kulai by bus, train, taxi, car 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  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kulai

$9

Cheapest option

Train via Pulau Sebang  •  7 h 9 min

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

$6 - $10

6 alternative options

Train KTM ETS Malaysia Railway  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Gemas EG9113
  2. Take the train from Gemas to Kulai KTM Intercity

$7 - $11

Bus, train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Terminal Bas Kluang
  2. Take the train from Kluang to Kulai KTM Intercity / ...

$9 - $11

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

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly  •  2 h 30 min

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

$30 - $79

Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang  •  2 h 48 min

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

$26 - $101

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 Gemas in around 6 h 40 min.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $80
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $110
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from KL Sentral to Gemas
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Silver
$5 - $6
Gold
$7 - $8
Platinum
$9 - $11
Train from KL Sentral to Pulau Sebang/Tampin
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Silver
$4 - $5
Gold
$5 - $7
Platinum
$6 - $8
KTM Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Gemas to Kulai
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Economy
$2 - $3
Superior
$3 - $6
Superior Night
$5 - $8
Premier
$7 - $9
Premier Night
$11 - $14
Train from Kluang to Kulai
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Economy
$1 - $2
Superior
$2 - $4
Superior Night
$4 - $6
Premier
$3 - $5
Premier Night
$7 - $10
Train from Pulau Sebang/Tampin to Kulai
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Economy
$3 - $4
Superior
$4 - $6
Superior Night
$6 - $9
Premier
$9 - $11
Premier Night
$13 - $16
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
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
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
Bus operators
Transnasional
KKKL Express
Phone
012-784 9999
Email
enquiry@kkkl.com.my
Website
kkklexpress.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Terminal Bas Kluang
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
kkklexpress.com
Book at
busonlineticket.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kuala Lumpur to Kulai
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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 Kulai is 269 km. The road distance is 303 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kulai is to train which costs RM 25 - RM 40 and takes 7 h 9 min.

The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Kulai is to train and fly which takes 2 h 30 min and costs RM 110 - RM 320.

No, there is no direct train from Kuala Lumpur to Kulai. However, there are services departing from KL Sentral and arriving at Kulai via Gemas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 40 min.

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.

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