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

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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Bus  •  5 h 35 min

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

$10 - $13

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Train  •  9 h 14 min

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

$8 - $16

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Bus KKKL Express  •  6 h 24 min

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

$9 - $10

Bus Mayang Sari Express  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Pontian
  2. Take the bus from Pontian Bus Terminal to Jurong East Interchange Cw4

$11 - $16

Taxi  •  3 h 33 min

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

$130 - $170

Drive  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Shah Alam to Johor Bahru 213.2 miles

$16 - $24

Train, train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Singapore Changi, subway  •  4 h 54 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 Changi (SIN) KUL - SIN
  4. Take the subway from Khatib to Marsiling

$31 - $163

Train, train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Johor Bahru  •  4 h 33 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

$20 - $75

Train to Kuala Lumpur Subang, fly to Johor Bahru  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Batu Tiga to Subang Jaya
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Johor Bahru (JHB) SZB - JHB

$20 - $93

Train to Kuala Lumpur Subang, fly to Singapore Changi, subway  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Batu Tiga to Subang Jaya
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Singapore Changi (SIN) SZB - SIN
  3. Take the subway from Khatib to Marsiling

$43 - $226

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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 24 min.

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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 14 min.

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The distance between Shah Alam and Johor Bahru is 306 km. The road distance is 341.1 km.

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The best way to get from Shah Alam to Johor Bahru without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Shah Alam to Johor Bahru, including transfers.

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Shah Alam to Johor Bahru bus services, operated by Transnasional, depart from Shah Alam station.

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Shah Alam to Johor Bahru train services, operated by KTM Komuter, depart from KL Sentral station.

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The best way to get from Shah Alam to Johor Bahru is to bus which takes 5 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 9 h 14 min.

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The quickest flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Singapore Changi Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Shah Alam to Johor Bahru bus services, operated by KKKL Express, arrive at JB Larkin Terminal station.

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Map of how to get from Shah Alam to Johor Bahru.
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  • Distance: 191.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 35 min

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 14 min.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 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 Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Singapore Changi via Penang
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 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 Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $600
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $600
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore Changi
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 to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $110
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $190
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $210
Air Mauritius
Website
airmauritius.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,500
Uzbekistan
Website
uzairways.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Train operators
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from KL Sentral to Pulau Sebang
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Train from Batu Tiga to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Train from Batu Tiga to Subang Jaya
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from KL Sentral to Pulau Sebang
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
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Silver
$4 - $5
Gold
$5 - $6
Platinum
$6 - $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
$4 - $9
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Economy
$3 - $4
Superior
$4 - $7
Superior Night
$6 - $9
Premier
$10 - $11
Premier Night
$14 - $17
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
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
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
$4
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Causeway Link
Website
causewaylink.com.my
Bus from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
causewaylink.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
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
Bus from Pontian Bus Terminal to Jurong East Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
causewaylink.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
$9
Schedules at
kkklexpress.com
Book at
easybook.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
easybook.com
Mayang Sari Express
Website
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Bus from Terminal Shah Alam to Melaka Sentral
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Bus from Melaka Sentral to JB Larkin Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Pontian
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
mayangsariexpress.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
S&S International (M) Express
Website
ssinternational.com.my
Bus from Sentral Melaka Terminal to Johor Bahru JB Larkin Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
ssinternational.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Pontian
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
ssinternational.com.my
Other operators
Taxi from Shah Alam to Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
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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Shah Alam to Johor Bahru train services, operated by KTM Malaysia Railway, arrive at Johor Bahru Sentral station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shah Alam to Johor Bahru is 341 km. It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to drive from Shah Alam to Johor Bahru.

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Air Mauritius, Uzbekistan, Ethiopian Airlines and seven other airlines offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Singapore Changi Airport.

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There are 1635+ hotels available in Johor Bahru. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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