There are 10 ways to get from Shah Alam to Johor Bahru by taxi, plane, train, subway, bus 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

Taxi to Kuala Lumpur Subang, fly to Johor Bahru  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shah Alam to Kuala Lumpur Subang
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Johor Bahru (JHB) SZB - JHB

$29 - $104

Cheapest option

Train  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Pulau Sebang KL Sentral / ...
  2. Take the train from Pulau Sebang/Tampin to Johor Bahru Sentral Pulau Sebang/Tampin

$7 - $12

8 alternative options

Train, train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Singapore, subway  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Batu Tiga to KL Sentral
  2. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  3. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Singapore (SIN) KUL - SIN
  4. Take the subway from Khatib to Marsiling

$37 - $161

Train, train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Johor Bahru  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Batu Tiga to KL Sentral
  2. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  3. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Johor Bahru (JHB) KUL - JHB

$27 - $74

Fly Kuala Lumpur Subang to Singapore, subway  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Singapore (SIN) SZB - SIN
  2. Take the subway from Khatib to Marsiling

$51 - $236

Bus  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Larkin Terminal

$10 - $13

Bus KKKL Express  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Shah Alam to Melaka
  2. Take the bus from Melaka Sentral to JB Larkin Terminal

$9 - $10

Bus StarMart Express  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Shah Alam to Singapore

$29 - $32

Taxi  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shah Alam to Johor Bahru 213.2 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Shah Alam to Johor Bahru 213.2 miles

$16 - $24

What companies run services between Shah Alam, Malaysia and Johor Bahru, Malaysia?

Transnasional operates a bus from Shah Alam to Johor Bahru hourly. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Shah Alam to Johor Bahru via KL Sentral, Pulau Sebang, and Pulau Sebang/Tampin in around 9 h 18 min.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Singapore via Penang
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $600
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $600
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $180
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $80
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $110
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $190
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $210
Air Mauritius
Website
airmauritius.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,500
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,200
Uzbekistan
Website
uzairways.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Batu Tiga to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Train from KL Sentral to Pulau Sebang
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
SMRT
Phone
+1 800-336-8900
Website
smrt.com.sg
Subway from Khatib to Marsiling
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
smrt.com.sg
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from KL Sentral to Pulau Sebang/Tampin
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$4 - $5
Gold
$5 - $7
Platinum
$7 - $8
KTM Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Pulau Sebang/Tampin to Johor Bahru Sentral
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Economy
$3 - $4
Superior
$5 - $7
Superior Night
$7 - $9
Premier
$11 - $12
Premier Night
$14 - $18
Bus operators
Transnasional
Website
transnasional.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Larkin Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Bus from Shah Alam to Melaka
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
KKKL Express
Phone
012-784 9999
Email
enquiry@kkkl.com.my
Website
kkklexpress.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to JB Larkin Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
kkklexpress.com
Book at
busonlineticket.com
Bus from Melaka Sentral to JB Larkin Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
kkklexpress.com
Book at
busonlineticket.com
StarMart Express
Phone
+60 5 847 5055
Email
CustomerService@busticketonline.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Larkin Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
starmartbus.com
Bus from Shah Alam to Singapore
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
starmartbus.com
Causeway Link
Website
causewaylink.com.my
Bus from Melaka Sentral to Johor Larkin Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
causewaylink.com.my
Other operators
Taxi from Shah Alam to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Sunlight Taxi
Website
sunlighttaxi.com
Comfort Taxi
Phone
+603 8024 0507
Website
comforttaxi.com.my
Public Cab
Phone
+603 6259 2020
Website
publiccab.com
Warisan Taxi
Website
warisantaxi.com

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Need to know: Greyhound, Travelling Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast by boat, bus, car and train and How to get from London to Edinburgh - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

How far is it from Shah Alam to Johor Bahru?

The distance between Shah Alam and Johor Bahru is 306 km. The road distance is 341 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Shah Alam to Johor Bahru?

The cheapest way to get from Shah Alam to Johor Bahru is to train which costs RM 26 - RM 50 and takes 9 h 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Shah Alam to Johor Bahru?

The quickest way to get from Shah Alam to Johor Bahru is to taxi and fly which takes 2 h 23 min and costs RM 110 - RM 410.

Is there a direct train between Shah Alam and Johor Bahru?

No, there is no direct train from Shah Alam to Johor Bahru. However, there are services departing from Batu Tiga and arriving at Johor Bahru Sentral via KL Sentral and Pulau Sebang/Tampin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 18 min.

Is there a direct bus between Shah Alam and Johor Bahru?

No, there is no direct bus from Shah Alam to Johor Bahru. However, there are services departing from Shah Alam and arriving at JB Larkin Terminal via Melaka Sentral. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 38 min.

How long does it take to get from Shah Alam to Johor Bahru?

It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to get from Shah Alam to Johor Bahru, including transfers.