There are 7 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Nibong Tebal by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Taiping
  2. Take the train from Taiping to Nibong Tebal Padang Rengas

$8 - $13

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Bus  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Hentian Duta to Sungai Nibong
  2. Take the bus from Penang Komtar to Nibong Tebal

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Nibong Tebal 198.1 miles

$14 - $22

Fly Kuala Lumpur Subang to Penang, bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Penang (PEN) SZB - PEN
  2. Take the bus from Penang Komtar to Nibong Tebal

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Penang, bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Penang (PEN) KUL - PEN
  3. Take the bus from Penang Komtar to Nibong Tebal

Fly Kuala Lumpur Subang to Alor Setar, KTM Komuter  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Alor Setar (AOR) SZB - AOR
  2. Take the KTM Komuter from Anak Bukit to Bukit Mertajam

$25 - $101

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Alor Setar, KTM Komuter  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Alor Setar (AOR) KUL - AOR
  3. Take the KTM Komuter from Anak Bukit to Bukit Mertajam

$26 - $102

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The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Nibong Tebal is to train which costs RM 30 - RM 55 and takes 4 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Nibong Tebal is to drive which costs RM 60 - RM 90 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kuala Lumpur to Nibong Tebal. However, there are services departing from Hentian Duta and arriving at Nibong Tebal via Terminal Sungai Nibong and Penang Komtar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kuala Lumpur to Nibong Tebal. However, there are services departing from Kuala Lumpur and arriving at Nibong Tebal via Taiping. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 49 min.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Nibong Tebal is 263 km. The road distance is 317 km.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Nibong Tebal without a car is to train which takes 4 h 49 min and costs RM 30 - RM 55.

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It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from Kuala Lumpur to Nibong Tebal, including transfers.

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Kuala Lumpur to Nibong Tebal bus services, operated by Etika Express, depart from Hentian Duta station.

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Kuala Lumpur to Nibong Tebal train services, operated by KTM ETS Malaysia Railway, depart from Kuala Lumpur station.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Nibong Tebal is to train which takes 4 h 49 min and costs RM 30 - RM 55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 27 min.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Nibong Tebal.
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  • Distance: 164.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 49 min

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Nibong Tebal, Malaysia?

You can take a train from Kuala Lumpur to Nibong Tebal via Taiping in around 4 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kuala Lumpur to Nibong Tebal via Sungai Nibong, Terminal Sungai Nibong, Komtar, and Penang Komtar in around 7 h 27 min.

Airlines
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Penang
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $200
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Penang
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $200
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $80
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $110
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Penang
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $110
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $110
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $110
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Kuala Lumpur to Taiping
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
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12go.asia
Silver
$7 - $8
Gold
$10 - $12
Platinum
$13 - $16
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Taiping to Nibong Tebal
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Train from Anak Bukit to Bukit Mertajam
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
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
KBES
Shanhua Travel & Tours
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Penang Komtar to Nibong Tebal
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
easybook.com

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The quickest flight from Kuala Lumpur Subang Airport to Penang Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Kuala Lumpur to Nibong Tebal bus services, operated by Shanhua Travel & Tours, arrive at Nibong Tebal station.

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Kuala Lumpur to Nibong Tebal train services, operated by KTM Komuter, arrive at Nibong Tebal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kuala Lumpur to Nibong Tebal is 317 km. It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to drive from Kuala Lumpur to Nibong Tebal.

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

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There are 79+ hotels available in Nibong Tebal. 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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