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There are 3 ways to get from Pulau Perhentian to Ipoh by ferry, bus, train, taxi 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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Ferry, bus  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the ferry from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Besut
  2. Take the bus from Kuala Besut to Ipoh Amanjaya

$19

2 alternative options

Ferry, bus, train  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Take the ferry from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Besut
  2. Take the bus from Pasir Puteh to Kuala Kangsar
  3. Take the train from Kuala Kangsar to Ipoh

$32 - $37

Ferry, taxi, fly, bus  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the ferry from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Besut
  2. Take a taxi from Kuala Besut to Sultan Ismail Petra
  3. Fly from Sultan Ismail Petra (KBR) to Penang (PEN) KBR - PEN
  4. Take the bus from Sungai Nibong to Terminal Amanjaya

$56 - $132

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pulau Perhentian to Ipoh is to ferry and bus which costs RM 81 and takes 9 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pulau Perhentian to Ipoh is to ferry and taxi and fly and bus which costs RM 230 - RM 550 and takes 7 h 18 min.

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The distance between Pulau Perhentian and Ipoh is 233 km.

The best way to get from Pulau Perhentian to Ipoh without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 9 h 1 min and costs RM 81.

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It takes approximately 9 h 1 min to get from Pulau Perhentian to Ipoh, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sultan Ismail Petra Airport to Penang Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Firefly offers flights from Sultan Ismail Petra Airport to Penang Airport.

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There are 561+ hotels available in Ipoh. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Pulau Perhentian to Ipoh.
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  • Distance: 145.7 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 1 min

What companies run services between Pulau Perhentian, Malaysia and Ipoh, Malaysia?

There is no direct connection from Pulau Perhentian to Ipoh. However, you can take the walk to Pulau Perhentian, take the ferry to Kuala Besut, take the walk to Kuala Besut, then take the bus to Ipoh Amanjaya. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Pulau Perhentian to Ipoh via Pulau Perhentian, Kuala Besut, Pasir Puteh, Kuala Kangsar, and Kuala Kangsar in around 9 h 13 min.

Airlines
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Sultan Ismail Petra to Penang
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Kuala Kangsar to Ipoh
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$2 - $3
Gold
$3 - $4
Platinum
$3 - $5
Bus operators
Ekspres Perdana
Website
ekspresperdana.com.my
Bus from Kuala Besut to Ipoh Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
ekspresperdana.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Express Kesatuan
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Pasir Puteh to Kuala Kangsar
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
easybook.com
Sri Maju
Phone
+604 313 4620
Email
srimajutours@srimaju.com
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Sungai Nibong to Terminal Amanjaya
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Perak Transit
Website
peraktransit.com.my
Bus from Sungai Nibong to Terminal Amanjaya Ipoh
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
peraktransit.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Ferry operators
Ain Holidays
Email
enquiry@ain-holidays.com
Website
ain-holidays.com
Ferry from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Besut
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
ain-holidays.com
Book at
easybook.com
Barracuda Holiday Sdn Bhd
Ferry from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Besut
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
easybook.com
Book at
easybook.com
Perhentian Trans Holiday Sdn Bhd
Phone
+60195584736
Website
perhentiantrans.com
Ferry from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Besut
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
easybook.com
Book at
easybook.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kuala Besut to Sultan Ismail Petra
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$20 - $25

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