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There are 5 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Pekan by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  6h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan Kuala Lumpur to Kuantan

RM 25 - RM 35

4 alternative options

Bus via Putrajaya  •  7h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Putrajaya to Kuantan

RM 53 - RM 98

Bus via Klang  •  8h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Klang to Terminal Sentral Kuantan

RM 42 - RM 77

Taxi  •  3h 11m

  1. Take a taxi from Kuala Lumpur to Pekan 275.6 km

RM 450 - RM 550

Drive  •  3h 11m

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Pekan 275.6 km

RM 50 - RM 80

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Malaysia due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Malaysia from June 10.

Lockdown measures are currently in place for Malaysia. Leaving Malaysia may be in violation of local restrictions.

Last updated: August 7 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Pekan is to bus which costs RM 25 - RM 35 and takes 6h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Pekan is to taxi which costs RM 450 - RM 550 and takes 3h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kuala Lumpur to Pekan. However, there are services departing from Pasar Seni and arriving at Pekan via Klang, Terminal Sentral Kuantan and Hentian Bandar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 22m.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Pekan is 193 km. The road distance is 275.6 km.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Pekan without a car is to bus which takes 6h 21m and costs RM 25 - RM 35.

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It takes approximately 6h 21m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Pekan, including transfers.

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Kuala Lumpur to Pekan bus services, operated by Sani Express, depart from Klang station.

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Kuala Lumpur to Pekan bus services, operated by Sani Express, arrive at Terminal Sentral Kuantan station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kuala Lumpur to Pekan is 276 km. It takes approximately 3h 11m to drive from Kuala Lumpur to Pekan.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Pekan. Prices start at RM 500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Pekan.
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  • Distance: 193.3 km
  • Duration: 6h 21m

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

LA Holidays operates a bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan Kuala Lumpur to Kuantan every 2 hours. Tickets cost RM 24 and the journey takes 4h. Four other operators also service this route.

Bus operators
LA Holidays
Phone
+ 6012-389 5689
Email
general@laholidays.com.my
Website
laholidays.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan Kuala Lumpur to Kuantan
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
RM 24
Schedules at
laholidays.my
Mayang Sari Express
Phone
(06) 985 0284
Email
expressmayangsari@yahoo.com
Website
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Terminal Sentral Kuantan
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
RM 23
Schedules at
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Etika Express
Phone
03-9287 7799
Email
etikadelta@yahoo.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Terminal Sentral Kuantan
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RM 25
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
easybook.com
Express Kesatuan
Phone
+6016-5217774
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Kuala Lumpur Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kuantan
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
RM 24
Schedules at
easybook.com
Plusliner
Phone
+60 3 4045 8878
Email
talk2us@ktb.com.my
Website
redbus.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Terminal Sentral Kuantan
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
RM 26
Schedules at
redbus.my
Book at
easybook.com
Bus from Putrajaya Sentral to Terminal Sentral Kuantan
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 30
Schedules at
redbus.my
Book at
easybook.com
Transnasional
Phone
+60 3 4045 8878
Email
talk2us@ktb.com.my
Website
redbus.my
Bus from Putrajaya to Kuantan
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
RM 29
Schedules at
redbus.my
Book at
easybook.com
Sani Express
Website
eticketing.saniexpress.com.my
Bus from Klang to Terminal Sentral Kuantan
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
RM 34
Schedules at
eticketing.saniexpress.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kuala Lumpur to Pekan
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Estimated price
RM 450 - RM 550
Sunlight Taxi
Phone
1300-800-222
Website
sunlighttaxi.com
Public Cab
Phone
+603 6259 2020
Website
publiccab.com
Comfort Taxi
Phone
+603 8024 0507
Website
facebook.com
Blue Cab
Phone
+6012 212 1718
Website
bluecab.my

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