There are 5 ways to get from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Lumpur by ferry, bus, bus and ferry, taxi, plane or train

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

Ferry, bus  •  9 h 32 min

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

$22 - $23

4 alternative options

Ferry, bus, bus and ferry  •  18 h 22 min

  1. Take the ferry from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Besut
  2. Take the bus from Kuala Besut Jetty to Taman Negara
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Taman Negara to Kuala Lumpur

$57

Ferry, taxi to Kota Bharu, fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the ferry from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Besut
  2. Take a taxi from Kuala Besut to Kota Bharu
  3. Fly from Kota Bharu (KBR) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) KBR - KUL
  4. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

$54 - $108

Ferry, taxi to Kota Bharu, fly to Kuala Lumpur Subang  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the ferry from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Besut
  2. Take a taxi from Kuala Besut to Kota Bharu
  3. Fly from Kota Bharu (KBR) to Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) KBR - SZB

$47 - $115

Ferry, bus to Kuala Trengganu, fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the ferry from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Besut
  2. Take the bus from Jerteh to Kuala Terengganu
  3. Fly from Kuala Trengganu (TGG) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) TGG - KUL
  4. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

$48 - $112

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Lumpur is to ferry and bus which costs RM 87 - RM 92 and takes 9 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Lumpur is to ferry and taxi and fly and train which costs RM 210 - RM 440 and takes 4 h 28 min.

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The distance between Pulau Perhentian and Kuala Lumpur is 327 km.

It takes approximately 9 h 32 min to get from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Pulau Perhentian, Malaysia and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

There is no direct connection from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Lumpur. However, you can take the walk to Pulau Perhentian, take the ferry to Kuala Besut, take the bus to Klang, take the walk to Klang, then take the train to Kampung Dato Harun. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Lumpur via Pulau Perhentian, Kuala Besut, Kuala Besut Jetty, and Taman Negara in around 18 h 22 min.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kota Bharu to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$12 - $95
Flights from Kuala Trengganu to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $130
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kota Bharu to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Kota Bharu to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
Flights from Kota Bharu to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Penang
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
Flights from Kuala Trengganu to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $170
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kota Bharu to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Kota Bharu to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
Flights from Kota Bharu to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Penang
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $150
Flights from Kuala Trengganu to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $170
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kota Bharu to Kuala Lumpur Subang
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
Bus operators
Sani Express
Website
saniexpress.com.my
Bus from Kuala Besut to Klang
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
Ekspres Perdana
Website
ekspresperdana.com.my
Bus from Kuala Besut to Klang
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
ekspresperdana.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Bus from Jerteh to Kuala Terengganu
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
ekspresperdana.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
NKS Shuttle
Website
taman-negara-nks.com
Bus from Kuala Besut Jetty to Taman Negara
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
taman-negara-nks.com
Bus and ferry from Taman Negara to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
taman-negara-nks.com
Cepat Express
Website
cepatexpress.com.my
Bus from Jerteh to Kuala Terengganu
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
cepatexpress.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Barracuda Holiday Sdn Bhd
Ferry from Pulau Perhentian to Kuala Besut
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
easybook.com
Book at
easybook.com
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
Other operators
Taxi from Kuala Besut to Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$20 - $25

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