There are 9 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Satun by train, bus, car, plane, ferry or taxi

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

Train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Arau

$16 - $25

8 alternative options

Bus Mayang Sari Express  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kangar

$16 - $19

Bus Etika Express  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Hentian Duta to Sungai Nibong
  2. Take the bus from Penang to Kuala Perlis

$19 - $21

Drive  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Satun 354.6 miles

$50 - $75

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Alor Setar, KTM Komuter  •  5 h 8 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 Ketri

$32 - $102

Fly Kuala Lumpur Subang to Langkawi, ferry  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Langkawi (LGK) SZB - LGK
  2. Take the ferry from Langkawi to Kuala Perlis

$34 - $150

Fly Kuala Lumpur Subang to Alor Setar, KTM Komuter, drive  •  5 h 31 min

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

$27 - $104

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Hat Yai, taxi  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Hat Yai (HDY) KUL - HDY
  3. Take a taxi from Hat Yai to Satun

$74 - $254

Fly Kuala Lumpur Subang to Hat Yai, taxi  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Hat Yai (HDY) SZB - HDY
  2. Take a taxi from Hat Yai to Satun

$60 - $321

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Satun is to bus which costs RM 60 - RM 80 and takes 8 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Satun is to train and fly and taxi which takes 5 h 1 min and costs RM 290 - RM 1100.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Satun is 427 km. The road distance is 567 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 16 min to get from Kuala Lumpur to Satun, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Satun, Thailand?

KTM ETS Malaysia Railway operates a train from Kuala Lumpur to Satun hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $20 and the journey takes 4 h 56 min. Alternatively, Mayang Sari Express operates a bus from Kuala Lumpur to Satun twice daily. Tickets cost $14 and the journey takes 7 h 11 min.

Airlines
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $210
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $110
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $280
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Hat Yai via Penang
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $280
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$22 - $320
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Langkawi via Penang
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $320
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $100
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$22 - $320
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Langkawi via Penang
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $320
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $100
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $110
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $120
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from KL Sentral to Arau
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$11 - $13
Gold
$17 - $20
Platinum
$23 - $27
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
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Anak Bukit to Bukit Ketri
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
Mayang Sari Express
Website
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Kangar
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Book at
mayangsariexpress.com.my
KBES
Ferry operators
Langkawi Ferry Line
Website
langkawiferryline.com
Ferry from Langkawi to Kuala Perlis
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
langkawi-ferry.com
Book at
ticket.langkawi-ferry.com
Other operators
Taxi from Hat Yai to Satun
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Hat Yai Taxi Meter
Phone
+66 89 9779061

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