There are 7 ways to get from Nibong Tebal to Kuala Lumpur by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Nibong Tebal to Taiping Butterworth
  2. Take the train from Taiping to Kuala Lumpur

$9 - $14

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Bus  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Nibong Tebal to Penang Komtar
  2. Take the bus from Sungai Nibong to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan

$9 - $11

Drive  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Nibong Tebal to Kuala Lumpur 198.3 miles

$14 - $22

Bus to Penang, fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Nibong Tebal to Penang Komtar
  2. Fly from Penang (PEN) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) PEN - KUL
  3. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

$19 - $73

Bus to Penang, fly to Kuala Lumpur Subang  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Nibong Tebal to Penang Komtar
  2. Fly from Penang (PEN) to Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) PEN - SZB

$18 - $72

KTM Komuter to Alor Setar, fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Bukit Mertajam to Anak Bukit
  2. Fly from Alor Setar (AOR) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) AOR - KUL
  3. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

$27 - $102

KTM Komuter to Alor Setar, fly to Kuala Lumpur Subang  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Bukit Mertajam to Anak Bukit
  2. Fly from Alor Setar (AOR) to Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) AOR - SZB

$26 - $101

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nibong Tebal to Kuala Lumpur is to bus which costs RM 35 - RM 45 and takes 7 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nibong Tebal to Kuala Lumpur is to drive which costs RM 60 - RM 90 and takes 3 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nibong Tebal to Kuala Lumpur. However, there are services departing from Nibong Tebal and arriving at Terminal Bersepadu Selatan via Komtar and Sungai Nibong. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nibong Tebal to Kuala Lumpur. However, there are services departing from Nibong Tebal and arriving at Kuala Lumpur via Taiping. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h.

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The distance between Nibong Tebal and Kuala Lumpur is 263 km. The road distance is 317.3 km.

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The best way to get from Nibong Tebal to Kuala Lumpur without a car is to train which takes 5 h and costs RM 35 - RM 60.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Nibong Tebal to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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Nibong Tebal to Kuala Lumpur bus services, operated by Shanhua Travel & Tours, depart from Nibong Tebal station.

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Nibong Tebal to Kuala Lumpur train services, operated by KTM Komuter, depart from Nibong Tebal station.

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The best way to get from Nibong Tebal to Kuala Lumpur is to train which takes 5 h and costs RM 35 - RM 60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs RM 35 - RM 45 and takes 7 h 33 min.

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Map of how to get from Nibong Tebal to Kuala Lumpur.
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  • Distance: 164.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

What companies run services between Nibong Tebal, Malaysia and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

You can take a train from Nibong Tebal to Kuala Lumpur via Taiping in around 5 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nibong Tebal to Kuala Lumpur via Penang Komtar, Komtar, Terminal Sungai Nibong, and Sungai Nibong in around 7 h 33 min.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Penang to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Penang to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Penang to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Langkawi
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $200
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $100
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Penang to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Penang to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Penang to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Langkawi
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $200
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $100
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Penang to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $80
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $110
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Penang to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $110
Flights from Penang to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $110
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $110
Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Nibong Tebal to Taiping
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Train from Bukit Mertajam to Anak Bukit
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Taiping to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$7 - $8
Gold
$10 - $12
Platinum
$13 - $16
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
Shanhua Travel & Tours
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Nibong Tebal to Penang Komtar
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
easybook.com
Transnasional
KBES
Website
kbes.com.my
Bus from Sungai Nibong to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
kbes.com.my
KKKL Express
Plusliner
Website
plusliner.com.my
Bus from Penang Terminal Bas Sungai Nibong to Kuala Lumpur Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
plusliner.com.my
Book at
easybook.com

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The quickest flight from Penang Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Nibong Tebal to Kuala Lumpur bus services, operated by Transnasional, arrive at Terminal Bersepadu Selatan station.

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Nibong Tebal to Kuala Lumpur train services, operated by KTM ETS Malaysia Railway, arrive at Kuala Lumpur station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nibong Tebal to Kuala Lumpur is 317 km. It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to drive from Nibong Tebal to Kuala Lumpur.

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

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There are 4064+ hotels available in Kuala Lumpur. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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