There are 8 ways to get from Malacca to Ipoh by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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

KTM ETS Malaysia Railway operates a train from Malacca to Ipoh 3 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 4 h 9 min. Alternatively, Sri Maju operates a bus from Malacca to Ipoh 4 times a day. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 5 h 8 min.

Airlines
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh via Singapore
Avg. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh via Singapore
Avg. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh via Johor Bahru
Avg. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Pulau Sebang/Tampin to Ipoh
Avg. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Silver
$8 - $9
Gold
$11 - $13
Platinum
$15 - $18
Train from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh
Avg. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$5 - $6
Gold
$7 - $9
Platinum
$9 - $11
Train from Seremban to Ipoh
Avg. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Silver
$7 - $8
Gold
$10 - $12
Platinum
$13 - $16
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Avg. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Melaka Sentral to Terminal Amanjaya
Avg. Duration
5 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Transnasional
Website
transnasional.com.my
Bus from Melaka to KLIA
Avg. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Book at
busonlineticket.com
Bus from Melaka to Seremban
Avg. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Book at
busonlineticket.com
Star Shuttle
Website
starwira.com
Bus from KL International Airport 1 to Ipoh Jalan Bercham
Avg. Duration
6 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $11
Schedules at
starwira.com
Other operators
Taxi
Avg. Duration
3 h 40 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Malacca to Ipoh?

The distance between Malacca and Ipoh is 296 km. The road distance is 346 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Malacca to Ipoh?

The cheapest way to get from Malacca to Ipoh is to bus which costs RM 40 and takes 5 h 8 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Malacca to Ipoh?

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

Is there a direct bus between Malacca and Ipoh?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Melaka Sentral and arriving at Terminal Amanjaya. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 8 min.

How long does it take to get from Malacca to Ipoh?

It takes approximately 4 h 41 min to get from Malacca to Ipoh, including transfers.