There are 8 ways to get from Malacca to Kuala Besut by bus, train, taxi, bus and ferry, 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  •  11 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Melaka to Shah Alam
  2. Take the bus from Terminal Shah Alam to Kuala Besut

$16

7 alternative options

Bus, train  •  11 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Melaka to Klia
  2. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
  3. Take the bus from Klang to Kuala Besut

$34 - $35

Train, taxi  •  14 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Pulau Sebang to Gemas
  2. Take the train from Gemas to Tanah Merah
  3. Take a taxi from Tanah Merah to Kuala Besut

$43 - $54

Bus, bus and ferry  •  21 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Melaka Sentral to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Kuala Lumpur to Taman Negara
  3. Take the bus from Taman Negara to Kuala Besut Jetty

$52 - $54

Drive  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Malacca to Kuala Besut 357.9 miles

$26 - $40

Bus to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Kota Bharu, taxi  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Melaka to Klia
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Kota Bharu (KBR) KUL - KBR
  3. Take a taxi from Kota Bharu to Kuala Besut

$37 - $91

Bus to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Kuala Trengganu, bus  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Melaka to Klia
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Kuala Trengganu (TGG) KUL - TGG
  3. Take the bus from Kuala Terengganu to Jerteh

$30 - $94

Bus, train to Kuala Lumpur Subang, fly to Kota Bharu, taxi  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Melaka to Klia
  2. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
  3. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Kota Bharu (KBR) SZB - KBR
  4. Take a taxi from Kota Bharu to Kuala Besut

$58 - $126

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Malacca to Kuala Besut is to bus which costs RM 64 - RM 65 and takes 11 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Malacca to Kuala Besut is to bus and fly and taxi which costs RM 150 - RM 370 and takes 4 h 58 min.

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The distance between Malacca and Kuala Besut is 405 km. The road distance is 572.6 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 38 min to get from Malacca to Kuala Besut, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Malacca to Kuala Besut. However, there are services departing from Melaka and arriving at Kuala Besut via Terminal Shah Alam. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 38 min.

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What companies run services between Malacca, Malaysia and Kuala Besut, Malaysia?

You can take a bus from Malacca to Kuala Besut via Shah Alam and Terminal Shah Alam in around 11 h 38 min.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$12 - $95
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $130
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $170
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kota Bharu via Penang
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $170
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kota Bharu via Penang
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Train operators
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
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Pulau Sebang to Gemas
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$2 - $3
Gold
$3 - $4
Platinum
$3 - $4
KTM Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Gemas to Tanah Merah
Ave. Duration
11 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Economy
$5 - $6
Superior
$7 - $11
Superior Night
$10 - $12
Premier
$18 - $20
Premier Night
$22 - $25
Bus operators
Transnasional
Website
transnasional.com.my
Bus from Melaka to Shah Alam
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4
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 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
Mayang Sari Express
Website
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Bus from Melaka Sentral to Terminal Shah Alam
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Book at
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
Ekspres Perdana
Website
ekspresperdana.com.my
Bus from Terminal Shah Alam to Kuala Besut
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
ekspresperdana.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Bus from Kuala Terengganu to Jerteh
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
ekspresperdana.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Sani Express
Website
saniexpress.com.my
Bus from Klang to Kuala Besut
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
13.76.85.166
Book at
13.76.85.166
KKKL Express
NKS Shuttle
Website
taman-negara-nks.com
Bus and ferry from Kuala Lumpur to Taman Negara
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
taman-negara-nks.com
Bus from Taman Negara to Kuala Besut Jetty
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
taman-negara-nks.com
Cepat Express
Website
cepatexpress.com.my
Bus from Kuala Terengganu to Jerteh
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
cepatexpress.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Tanah Merah to Kuala Besut
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$21 - $26

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