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There are 8 ways to get from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur by train, bus, car, ferry or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  5h 28m

  1. Take the train from Arau to Kuala Lumpur Padang Besar

RM 77 - RM 118

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Bus  •  5h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Kuala Perlis to Hentian Duta

RM 45 - RM 55

6 alternative options

Bus via Bandar Tasik Selatan  •  7h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Kuala Perlis to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan

RM 52 - RM 60

Drive  •  5h 18m

  1. Drive from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur 478.5 km

RM 95 - RM 140

Ferry to Langkawi, fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  4h 13m

  1. Take the ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi
  2. Fly from Langkawi (LGK) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) LGK - KUL
  3. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

RM 188 - RM 388

Ferry to Langkawi, fly to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah  •  4h 51m

  1. Take the ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi
  2. Fly from Langkawi (LGK) to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) LGK - SZB

RM 181 - RM 519

Bus, train to Alor Setar, fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Kuala Perlis to Terminal Bukit Lagi
  2. Take the bus from Kangar to Arau Station Bus Stop
  3. Take the train from Arau to Anak Bukit
  4. Fly from Alor Setar (AOR) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) AOR - KUL
  5. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

RM 164 - RM 308

Bus, train to Alor Setar, fly to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah  •  6h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Kuala Perlis to Terminal Bukit Lagi
  2. Take the bus from Kangar to Arau Station Bus Stop
  3. Take the train from Arau to Anak Bukit
  4. Fly from Alor Setar (AOR) to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) AOR - SZB

RM 177 - RM 349

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The cheapest way to get from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur is to bus which costs RM 45 - RM 55 and takes 5h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur is to ferry and fly and train which costs RM 180 - RM 390 and takes 4h 13m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kuala Perlis and arriving at Hentian Duta. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 32m.

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The distance between Kuala Perlis and Kuala Lumpur is 402 km. The road distance is 478.5 km.

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The best way to get from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur without a car is to train which takes 5h 28m and costs RM 75 - RM 120.

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It takes approximately 5h 28m to get from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur bus services, operated by Intercity Coach, depart from Kuala Perlis station.

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The best way to get from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur is to train which takes 5h 28m and costs RM 75 - RM 120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs RM 45 - RM 55 and takes 5h 32m.

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

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Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur bus services, operated by Intercity Coach, arrive at Hentian Duta station.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur.
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  • Distance: 401.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 28m

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

KTM ETS Malaysia Railway operates a train from Arau to Kuala Lumpur 4 times a day. Tickets cost RM 45 - RM 80 and the journey takes 5h 13m. Alternatively, Intercity Coach operates a bus from Kuala Perlis to Hentian Duta 5 times a day. Tickets cost RM 50 and the journey takes 5h 32m. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 120 - RM 550
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur via Penang
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 120 - RM 550
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 100 - RM 250
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 190 - RM 700
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 190 - RM 2200
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Penang
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 190 - RM 2200
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 300 - RM 800
Flights from Alor Setar to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 500 - RM 800
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 190 - RM 700
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 190 - RM 2200
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Penang
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 190 - RM 2200
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 300 - RM 800
Flights from Alor Setar to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 500 - RM 800
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 140 - RM 310
Flights from Langkawi to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 180 - RM 1300
Flights from Alor Setar to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 230 - RM 440
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 190 - RM 700
Flights from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur via Penang
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 190 - RM 700
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Arau to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
RM 45 - RM 80
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
RM 47 - RM 51
Gold
RM 70 - RM 80
Platinum
RM 90 - RM 110
Train from Arau to Anak Bukit
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 9 - RM 12
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
RM 9 - RM 11
Gold
RM 10 - RM 12
Platinum
RM 11 - RM 13
KLIA Express
Phone
+603 2267 8000
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
RM 40 - RM 70
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.com/
KTM Komuter
Phone
+603 - 2267 1200
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Arau to Anak Bukit
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RM 4 - RM 5
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Bus operators
Intercity Coach
Phone
+6012 4703155
Website
intercity.my
Bus from Kuala Perlis to Hentian Duta
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
RM 50
Schedules at
intercity.my
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Cosmic Express
Phone
03-6205 1399
Website
cosmicexpress.com.my
Bus from Kuala Perlis to Hentian Duta
Ave. Duration
6h 58m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
RM 55
Schedules at
cosmicexpress.com.my
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easybook.com
Mayang Sari Express
Phone
(06) 985 0284
Email
expressmayangsari@yahoo.com
Website
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Bus from Kuala Perlis to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
7h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 53
Schedules at
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Plusliner
Phone
+60 3 4045 8878
Email
talk2us@ktb.com.my
Website
plusliner.com.my
Bus from Kuala Perlis to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
7h 19m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 51
Schedules at
plusliner.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
E-Mutiara Express
Phone
(09) 774 2655
Email
hq@e-mutiara.com
Website
e-mutiara.com.my
Bus from Kuala Perlis to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 52
Schedules at
e-mutiara.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Mara Liner MyBAS
Bus from Kuala Perlis to Terminal Bukit Lagi
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RM 2 - RM 3
Schedules at
maralinergroup.my
Bus from Kangar to Arau Station Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RM 2 - RM 3
Schedules at
maralinergroup.my
Ferry operators
Langkawi Ferry Line
Phone
04-966 3988
Website
langkawiferryline.com
Ferry from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
RM 18
Schedules at
langkawiferryline.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur is 478 km. It takes approximately 5h 18m to drive from Kuala Perlis to Kuala Lumpur.

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Qatar Airways, Malindo Airways, Malaysia Airlines and AirAsia offer flights from Langkawi Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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