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There are 7 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Muntok by bus, ferry, car, train, plane, taxi or car ferry

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Recommended option

Bus, ferry, drive via Bandar Bentan Telani  •  26h 57m

  1. Take the bus from 5 Element Hotel to Tampines MRT Station
  2. Take the ferry from Tanah Merah Terminal to Bandar Bentan Telani
  3. Drive from Bandar Bentan Telani to Kijang
  4. Take the ferry from Kijang to Belinyu Port
  5. Drive from Belinyu Port to Muntok

Rp977131 - Rp1555131

Cheapest option

Train, ferry, drive  •  30h 9m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Gemas
  2. Take the train from Gemas to Johor Bahru Sentral
  3. Take the ferry from Berjaya Waterfront Ferry Terminal Johor Bahru to Tanjung Pinang
  4. Take the ferry from Kijang to Belinyu Port
  5. Drive from Belinyu Port to Muntok

Rp668194 - Rp1335184

5 alternative options

Bus, ferry, drive  •  27h 15m

  1. Take the bus from 5 Element Hotel to Tampines MRT Station
  2. Take the ferry from Tanah Merah to Tanjung Pinang
  3. Take the ferry from Kijang to Belinyu Port
  4. Drive from Belinyu Port to Muntok

Rp835620 - Rp1404620

Bus, ferry, drive #2  •  28h

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Johor Bahru
  2. Take the ferry from Berjaya Waterfront Ferry Terminal Johor Bahru to Tanjung Pinang
  3. Take the ferry from Kijang to Belinyu Port
  4. Drive from Belinyu Port to Muntok

Rp698869 - Rp1293036

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Pangkalpinang, taxi  •  9h 11m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Pangkalpinang (PGK) KUL - PGK
  3. Take a taxi from Pangkalpinang to Muntok

Rp1535868 - Rp2497415

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II, taxi, car ferry  •  11h 49m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (PLM) KUL - PLM
  3. Take a taxi from Asrama Haji to Tanjung Api Api
  4. Take the car ferry from Tanjung Api Api to Terminal Muntok

Rp1085868 - Rp1817415

Fly Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Pangkalpinang, taxi  •  11h 39m

  1. Fly from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) to Pangkalpinang (PGK) SZB - PGK
  2. Take a taxi from Pangkalpinang to Muntok

Rp1663295 - Rp3139483

Malaysia → Indonesia
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Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Indonesia from Malaysia is currently restricted.

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

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Muntok is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Muntok is 1 metre.

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

Yes, entry into Malaysia from Indonesia is currently restricted.

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Exceptions may apply, for full details: Ministry of Health Indonesia.
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Muntok is to bus and ferry and drive which costs RM 190 - RM 360 and takes 28h.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Muntok is to train and fly and taxi which costs RM 420 - RM 700 and takes 9h 11m.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Muntok is 696 km.

It takes approximately 26h 57m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Muntok, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Pangkalpinang Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 35m and has one stopover.

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Muntok is 1h behind Kuala Lumpur. It is currently 8:11 AM in Kuala Lumpur and 7:11 AM in Muntok.

Malindo Airways, Wings Air, Indonesia AirAsia and four other airlines offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Pangkalpinang Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Muntok. Prices start at Rp1345000 per night.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport is to train which takes 30 min and costs RM 3 - RM 11.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Muntok.
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  • Distance: 695.6 km
  • Duration: 26h 57m

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

There is no direct connection from Kuala Lumpur to Muntok. However, you can take the bus to Tampines MRT Station, take the drive to Tanah Merah Terminal, take the ferry to Bandar Bentan Telani, take the drive to Kijang, take the ferry to Belinyu Port, then take the drive to Muntok. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Tampines MRT Station, take the drive to Tanah Merah, take the ferry to Tanjung Pinang, take the drive to Kijang, take the ferry to Belinyu Port, then take the drive to Muntok.

Airlines
Lion Mentari Airlines
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Pangkalpinang via Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp1100000 - Rp2600000
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Pangkalpinang via Hang Nadim
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp1000000 - Rp2300000
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Pangkalpinang via Hang Nadim, Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp3600000 - Rp9000000
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Pangkalpinang via Penang, Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
Rp2200000 - Rp6500000
Batik Air
Website
batikair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Pangkalpinang via Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp1100000 - Rp2500000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II via Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp1200000 - Rp2300000
NAM Air
Website
flynamair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Pangkalpinang via Husein Sastranegara
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp1100000 - Rp3000000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Pangkalpinang via Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp1400000 - Rp4300000
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp600000 - Rp1200000
Wings Air
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Pangkalpinang via Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp750000 - Rp1500000
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
2h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
Rp75000 - Rp120000
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
Rp75000 - Rp85000
Gold
Rp100000 - Rp115000
Platinum
Rp120000 - Rp150000
KTM Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Gemas to Johor Bahru Sentral
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
Rp40000 - Rp120000
Website
https://www.ktmb.com.my/
Economy
Rp40000 - Rp44000
Superior
Rp60000 - Rp85000
Superior Night
Rp85000 - Rp120000
Premier
Rp125000 - Rp140000
Premier Night
Rp180000 - Rp220000
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/
Bus operators
KKKL Travel & Tours
Email
enquiry@kkkl.com.sg
Website
kkkl.com.sg
Bus from 5 Element Hotel to Tampines MRT Station
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
Rp337620
Schedules at
kkkl.com.sg
KKKL Express
Phone
012-784 9999
Email
enquiry@kkkl.com.my
Website
kkklexpress.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to JB Larkin Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
Rp125628
Schedules at
kkklexpress.com
Book at
easybook.com
LA Holidays
Phone
+ 6012-389 5689
Email
general@laholidays.com.my
Website
laholidays.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan Kuala Lumpur to Johor Larkin Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
Rp125628
Schedules at
laholidays.my
Book at
easybook.com
Transnasional
Phone
+60 3 4045 8878
Email
talk2us@ktb.com.my
Website
redbus.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Larkin Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
Rp123116
Schedules at
redbus.my
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Pelni
Phone
+62 21 6385 4130
Email
infopelni162@pelni.co.id
Website
pelni.co.id
Ferry from Kijang to Belinyu Port
Ave. Duration
15h 4m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
Rp120000 - Rp600000
Schedules at
pelni.co.id
Majestic Fast Ferry
Sindo Ferry
Phone
+65 6331 4123
Email
booking@sindoferry.com.sg
Website
sindoferry.com.sg
Ferry from Tanah Merah to Tanjung Pinang
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
Rp239601
Schedules at
sindoferry.com.sg
Berjaya Waterfront Ferry Terminal
Phone
+607 221 8000
Website
berjayawaterfront.com.my
Ferry from Berjaya Waterfront Ferry Terminal Johor Bahru to Tanjung Pinang
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
Rp308686
Schedules at
berjayawaterfront.com.my
Book at
berjayawaterfront.com.my
ASDP Indonesia Ferry
Phone
(021) 191
Email
pelanggan@indonesiaferry.co.id
Website
indonesiaferry.co.id
Car ferry from Tanjung Api Api to Terminal Muntok
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
Rp40000
Schedules at
indonesiaferry.co.id
Adult
Rp40000
Child
Rp25001
Bicycle
Rp60000
Motorcycle
Rp100000 - Rp190000
Car
Rp775000
Other operators
Taxi from Pangkalpinang to Muntok
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Estimated price
Rp650000 - Rp800000
Grba Taxi
Website
grab.com
Blue Bird
Phone
081559999575
Website
bluebirdpromo.com

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