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

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, fly  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Yangon (RGN) KUL - RGN

$61 - $139

6 alternative options

Train, drive, ferry  •  35 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  3. Take the train from Hat Yai to Bang Sue
  4. Drive from Saphan Taksin to Shwe Padauk
  5. Take the ferry from Shwe Padauk to Kyee Myindaing

$118 - $234

Train, ferry, drive  •  35 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  3. Take the train from Hat Yai to Hua Lamphong
  4. Take the ferry from Si Praya to Pak Kret
  5. Drive from Pak Kret to Shwe Padauk
  6. Take the ferry from Shwe Padauk to Kyee Myindaing

$117 - $231

Bus, drive, ferry  •  39 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Hat Yai Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal
  3. Drive from Pratunam to Shwe Padauk
  4. Take the ferry from Shwe Padauk to Kyee Myindaing

$121 - $162

Train, drive, bus  •  43 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
  3. Take the train from Hat Yai to Nakhon Pathom
  4. Take the train from Nakhon Phathom to Chong Khaep
  5. Drive from Chong Khaep to Dawei
  6. Take the bus from Dawei to Yangon Aung Mingalar

$94 - $210

Bus, drive  •  47 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Hatyai
  2. Take the bus from Hat Yai to Bangkok Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Bangkok Bus Terminal to Three Pagodas Pass
  4. Drive from Three Pagodas Pass to Ye
  5. Take the bus from Ye to Yangon Aung Mingalar

Drive  •  31 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Yangon 1428.1 miles

$100 - $160

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Yangon, Myanmar?

There is no direct connection from Kuala Lumpur to Yangon. However, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Yangon, then take the taxi to Yangon. Alternatively, you can take the train to Padang Besar, take the train to Hat Yai, take the train to Bang Sue, take the walk to Bang Sue MRT Station, take the MRT to Si Lom, take the walk to Sala Daeng, take the train to Saphan Taksin, take the drive to Shwe Padauk, then take the ferry to Kyee Myindaing.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Yangon
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Yangon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $160
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Yangon via Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Yangon
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Yangon via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $200
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Yangon via Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Train operators
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 ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Kuala Lumpur to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$12 - $13
Gold
$18 - $20
Platinum
$23 - $28
Train from KL Sentral to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$12 - $13
Gold
$18 - $20
Platinum
$24 - $28
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Padang Besar to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $29
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $23
1st Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
Train from Hat Yai to Bang Sue
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $60
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$15 - $21
2nd Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $60
Train from Hat Yai to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $60
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$15 - $21
2nd Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $60
Train from Hat Yai to Nakhon Pathom
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $55
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$14 - $20
2nd Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $55
Train from Nakhon Phathom to Chong Khaep
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$9 - $13
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Bus operators
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Hat Yai Bus Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Piya
Website
busonlineticket.co.th
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Mandalar Min Express
Website
mandalarminn.com.mm
Bus from Dawei to Yangon Aung Mingalar
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
Book at
expressticket.innoveller.com
Bus from Ye to Yangon Aung Mingalar
Ave. Duration
8 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
Book at
expressticket.innoveller.com
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Hat Yai to Bangkok Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Bangkok Bus Terminal to Three Pagodas Pass
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Ferry operators
Yangon Water Bus
Website
yangonwaterbus.com
Ferry from Shwe Padauk to Kyee Myindaing
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
yangonwaterbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Yangon is 1635 km. The road distance is 2285 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Yangon is to train and fly which costs RM 240 - RM 600 and takes 5 h 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Yangon is to train and fly which takes 5 h 21 min and costs RM 240 - RM 600.

It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to get from Kuala Lumpur to Yangon, including transfers.