There are 5 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Pulau Kapas by bus, taxi, ferry, plane or train

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, taxi, ferry  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Kuala Lumpur Hentian Putra to Al Muktafi Billah Shah
  2. Take a taxi from Al Muktafi Billah Shah to Jeti Marang
  3. Take the ferry from Jeti Marang to Kapas Island

$38 - $44

Cheapest option

Bus Transnasional, ferry  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kuala Terengganu
  2. Take the ferry from Jeti Marang to Kapas Island

$21 - $24

3 alternative options

Bus E-Mutiara Express, ferry  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kampung Panji
  2. Take the ferry from Jeti Marang to Kapas Island

$23 - $27

Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang, ferry  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Kuala Trengganu (TGG) SZB - TGG
  2. Take the ferry from Jeti Marang to Kapas Island

$32 - $96

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly, ferry  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Kuala Trengganu (TGG) KUL - TGG
  3. Take the ferry from Jeti Marang to Kapas Island

$35 - $102

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Pulau Kapas is 290 km.

The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Pulau Kapas without a car is to bus and taxi and ferry which takes 7 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h to get from Kuala Lumpur to Pulau Kapas, including transfers.

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

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

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There are 161+ hotels available in Pulau Kapas. Prices start at $22 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 .

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Pulau Kapas.
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  • Distance: 181.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Pulau Kapas, Malaysia?

There is no direct connection from Kuala Lumpur to Pulau Kapas. However, you can take the bus to Al Muktafi Billah Shah, take the taxi to Jeti Marang, then take the ferry to Kapas Island. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Kuala Lumpur to Pulau Kapas via Kuala Terengganu and Jeti Marang in around 7 h 47 min.

Airlines
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $170
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $170
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $170
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $170
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $130
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $170
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
Tasik Kenyir
Website
tasikkenyir.com.my
Bus from Kuala Lumpur Hentian Putra to Al Muktafi Billah Shah
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
tasikkenyir.com.my
Transnasional
Website
transnasional.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kuala Terengganu
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Sani Express
Website
saniexpress.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kuala Terengganu
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
13.76.85.166
Book at
13.76.85.166
Express Kesatuan
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Kuala Lumpur Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Terminal Bas Kuala Terengganu
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
easybook.com
E-Mutiara Express
Website
e-mutiara.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kuala Terengganu
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
e-mutiara.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kampung Panji
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
e-mutiara.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Ferry operators
ferry
Ferry from Jeti Marang to Kapas Island
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
kapassurialink.com
Book at
easybook.com
Other operators
Taxi from Al Muktafi Billah Shah to Jeti Marang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Estimated price
$24 - $30

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