There are 4 ways to get from Pulau Ketam to Pulau Pangkor by train, bus, ferry 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.

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Train, bus, ferry  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Arau to Batu Gajah
  2. Take the bus from Batu Gajah to Terminal Lumut
  3. Take the ferry from Lumut Jetty to Sungai Pinang Ferry Terminal

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Kuala Perlis to Butterworth Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Lumut Bus Terminal
  3. Take the ferry from Lumut Jetty to Sungai Pinang Ferry Terminal

$11

2 alternative options

Fly to Kuala Lumpur, train, bus, ferry  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Alor Setar (AOR) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) AOR - KUL
  2. Take the train from Klia T1 to Bandar Tasik Selatan
  3. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Lumut
  4. Take the ferry from Lumut Jetty to Sungai Pinang Ferry Terminal

$47 - $123

Fly to Kuala Lumpur Subang, bus, ferry  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Alor Setar (AOR) to Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) AOR - SZB
  2. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Lumut
  3. Take the ferry from Lumut Jetty to Sungai Pinang Ferry Terminal

$49 - $127

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pulau Ketam to Pulau Pangkor is to bus and ferry which costs RM 44 and takes 7 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pulau Ketam to Pulau Pangkor is to bus and ferry which costs RM 44 and takes 7 h 47 min.

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The distance between Pulau Ketam and Pulau Pangkor is 247 km.

The best way to get from Pulau Ketam to Pulau Pangkor without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 6 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 23 min to get from Pulau Ketam to Pulau Pangkor, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Alor Setar Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Malaysia Airlines and AirAsia offer flights from Alor Setar Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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There are 200+ hotels available in Pulau Pangkor. Prices start at $26 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Pulau Ketam to Pulau Pangkor.
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  • Distance: 154.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 23 min

What companies run services between Pulau Ketam, Perlis, Malaysia and Pulau Pangkor, Malaysia?

There is no direct connection from Pulau Ketam to Pulau Pangkor. However, you can take the taxi to Arau, take the train to Batu Gajah, take the bus to Terminal Lumut, take the walk to Lumut Jetty, then take the ferry to Sungai Pinang Ferry Terminal. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Pulau Ketam to Pulau Pangkor via Butterworth Bus Terminal, Lumut Bus Terminal, and Lumut Jetty in around 7 h 47 min.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
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 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 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 Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $110
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Arau to Batu Gajah
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$7 - $9
Gold
$11 - $13
Platinum
$14 - $17
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to Bandar Tasik Selatan
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
Plusliner
Website
plusliner.com.my
Bus from Batu Gajah to Terminal Lumut
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
plusliner.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Bus from Kuala Perlis to Butterworth Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
plusliner.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Bus from Kuala Lumpur Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Terminal Lumut
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
plusliner.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Butterworth Bus Terminal to Lumut Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Arwana Ekspres
Website
arwanaekspres.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Lumut
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
arwanaekspres.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Transnasional
Express Kesatuan
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan Kuala Lumpur to Terminal Lumut
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
easybook.com
Ferry operators
Pangkor Lumut Ekspres Feri
Ferry from Lumut Jetty to Sungai Pinang Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pangkormalaysia.com
Book at
easybook.com

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