There are 9 ways to get from Malaysia to China by plane, bus, train, ferry or car

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

Fly Penang to Guangzhou  •  5 h 6 min

  1. PEN - CAN

$88 - $159

Cheapest option

Train, train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Shenzhen  •  8 h 59 min

  1. KUL - SZX

$64 - $181

7 alternative options

Fly Penang to Hong Kong  •  5 h 22 min

  1. PEN - HKG

$105 - $181

Bus to Singapore, fly to Hong Kong  •  8 h 24 min

  1. SIN - HKG

$87 - $263

Train, train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Hong Kong  •  8 h 46 min

  1. KUL - HKG

$82 - $236

Train, train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Guangzhou  •  8 h 50 min

  1. KUL - CAN

$65 - $254

Fly Johor Bahru to Macau, ferry  •  9 h 30 min

  1. JHB - MFM

$98 - $325

Train, train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Macau, ferry  •  10 h 29 min

  1. KUL - MFM

$99 - $211

Drive  •  2 days 14 h

  1. 3191.5 miles

$460 - $700

What companies run services between Malaysia and China?

China Southern Airlines, AirAsia and six other airlines fly from George Town to Guangzhou every 2 hours.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Penang to Guangzhou via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $280
Flights from Penang to Guangzhou via Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $280
Flights from Penang to Hong Kong via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Guangzhou via Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Guangzhou via Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $160
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Shenzhen via Langkawi
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $160
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Shenzhen via Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $160
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Shenzhen via Kuching
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$70 - $160
Flights from Johor Bahru to Macau
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Johor Bahru to Macau via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Macau
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Macau via Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Penang to Guangzhou via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Penang to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Singapore to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Guangzhou via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Penang to Guangzhou via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $370
Flights from Penang to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Penang to Hong Kong via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $280
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Penang to Guangzhou via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Penang to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Guangzhou via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Penang to Guangzhou via Singapore
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $450
Flights from Singapore to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Shenzhen via Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Penang to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $340
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Guangzhou via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Shenzhen via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $650
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Shenzhen via Changsha
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Penang to Hong Kong via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $230
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Guangzhou via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $260
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Shenzhen via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Flights from Johor Bahru to Macau via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $310
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Macau via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $280
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Penang to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $340
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Guangzhou via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Shenzhen via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $650
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Penang to Hong Kong via Singapore
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Singapore to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Shenzhen via Singapore
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $350
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Macau via Singapore
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $340
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Penang to Hong Kong via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Penang to Hong Kong via Singapore
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Singapore to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Guangzhou via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $420
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Shenzhen via Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong via Koh Samui
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,500
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Seremban to Bandar Tasik Selatan
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
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 Seremban to Bandar Tasik Selatan
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$3 - $4
Gold
$3 - $4
Platinum
$4 - $5
KLIA Transit
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Bandar Tasik Selatan to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
Causeway Link
Website
causewaylink.com.my
Bus from Johor Bahru CIQ to Queen Street Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
causewaylink.com.my
Ferry operators
Yuet Tong
Website
ytmacau.com
Ferry from Taipa to Shekou
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
ytmacau.com
Hong Kong TurboJET
Website
turbojet.com.hk
Ferry from Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal to Shekou
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
turbojet.com.hk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Malaysia and China is 3715 km. The road distance is 5106 km.

The cheapest way to get from Malaysia to China is to train and fly which costs RM 250 - RM 750 and takes 8 h 59 min.

The quickest way to get from Malaysia to China is to fly which takes 5 h 6 min and costs RM 340 - RM 650.

It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from Malaysia to China, including transfers.