There are 7 ways to get from Malacca to Ipoh by bus, train, taxi, car 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.

Recommended option

Bus Transnasional  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Melaka Sentral to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
  2. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Ipoh

$8 - $11

6 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Pulau Sebang to KL Sentral Pulau Sebang
  2. Take the train from KL Sentral to Ipoh Eg9412

$23 - $31

Bus, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Melaka to Klia
  2. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
  3. Take the train from KL Sentral to Ipoh

$25 - $29

Bus Sri Maju  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Melaka Sentral to Terminal Amanjaya

$8 - $10

Taxi  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Malacca to Ipoh 216.2 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Malacca to Ipoh 216.2 miles

$16 - $24

Bus, fly  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Melaka to Klia
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Ipoh (IPH) KUL - IPH

$61 - $296

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Malacca to Ipoh is to bus which costs RM 30 - RM 45 and takes 5 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Malacca to Ipoh is to taxi which costs RM 550 - RM 700 and takes 3 h 40 min.

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The distance between Malacca and Ipoh is 296 km. The road distance is 345.9 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 45 min to get from Malacca to Ipoh, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Malacca to Ipoh. However, there are services departing from Melaka Sentral and arriving at Ipoh via Terminal Bersepadu Selatan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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What companies run services between Malacca, Malaysia and Ipoh, Malaysia?

You can take a bus from Malacca to Ipoh via Terminal Bersepadu Selatan in around 5 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Malacca to Ipoh via Pulau Sebang and KL Sentral in around 5 h 45 min.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh via Singapore
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh via Kuantan, Singapore
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh via Singapore
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh via Singapore
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh via Kuantan, Singapore
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh via Kuala Namu
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh via Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Pulau Sebang to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from KL Sentral to Ipoh
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$5 - $6
Gold
$7 - $9
Platinum
$9 - $12
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
KKKL Express
Mayang Sari Express
Website
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Bus from Melaka Sentral to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Book at
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Transnasional
Website
transnasional.com.my
Bus from Melaka Sentral to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Ipoh
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Bus from Melaka to Klia
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Bus from Melaka Sentral to Terminal Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Terminal Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Bus from Melaka Sentral to Terminal Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Other operators
Taxi from Malacca to Ipoh
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170

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