There are 4 ways to get from Setapak to Shah Alam by train, bus, taxi 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

LRT, train  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the LRT from Sentul Timur to Masjid Jamek
  2. Take the LRT from Masjid Jamek to Subang Jaya
  3. Take the train from Subang Jaya to Batu Tiga

$2 - $5

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Jln Tun Razak to KL Sentral Red
  2. Take the train from KL Sentral to Batu Tiga Tanjung Malim - Pelabuhan Klang

$1 - $3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Setapak to Shah Alam 22.1 miles

$12 - $15

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Setapak to Shah Alam 22.1 miles

$1 - $3

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Setapak to Shah Alam. However, there are services departing from Sentul Timur and arriving at Batu Tiga via Masjid Jamek and Subang Jaya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

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The distance between Setapak and Shah Alam is 23 km. The road distance is 35.3 km.

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The best way to get from Setapak to Shah Alam without a car is to LRT and train which takes 1 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to get from Setapak to Shah Alam, including transfers.

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Setapak to Shah Alam train services, operated by Rapid KL, depart from Sentul Timur station.

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Setapak to Shah Alam train services, operated by KTM Komuter, arrive at Batu Tiga station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Setapak to Shah Alam is 35 km. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Setapak to Shah Alam.

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There are 4031+ hotels available in Shah Alam. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Setapak to Shah Alam.
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  • Distance: 14.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 12 min

What companies run services between Setapak, Malaysia and Shah Alam, Malaysia?

You can take a train from Setapak to Shah Alam via Masjid Jamek and Subang Jaya in around 1 h 12 min.

Train operators
Rapid KL
Website
myrapid.com.my
Train from Sentul Timur to Masjid Jamek
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
myrapid.com.my
Train from Masjid Jamek to Subang Jaya
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
myrapid.com.my
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Subang Jaya to Batu Tiga
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Train from KL Sentral to Batu Tiga
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Bus operators
GOKL City Bus
Website
gokl.com.my
Bus from Terminal Jln Tun Razak to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
gokl.com.my
Other operators
Taxi from Setapak to Shah Alam
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Public Cab
Phone
+603 6259 2020
Website
publiccab.com
Sunlight Taxi
Website
sunlighttaxi.com
Comfort Taxi
Phone
+603 8024 0507
Website
comforttaxi.com.my
Blue Cab
Phone
+6012 212 1718
Website
bluecab.my

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