There are 4 ways to get from Shah Alam to Taiping by bus, train, taxi or car
Bus • 4h
Train • 5h 2m
$8 - $13
2 alternative options
Taxi • 2h 52m
$140 - $170
Drive • 2h 52m
$12 - $18
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Shah Alam to Taiping is to train which costs RM 30 - RM 55 and takes 5h 2m.
The quickest way to get from Shah Alam to Taiping is to taxi which costs RM 550 - RM 700 and takes 2h 52m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Terminal Shah Alam and arriving at Taiping. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h.
No, there is no direct train from Shah Alam to Taiping. However, there are services departing from Batu Tiga and arriving at Taiping via KL Sentral. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 2m.
The distance between Shah Alam and Taiping is 215 km. The road distance is 266.9 km.
The best way to get from Shah Alam to Taiping without a car is to bus which takes 4h and costs RM 82.
The bus from Terminal Shah Alam to Taiping takes 4h including transfers and departs four times a day.
Shah Alam to Taiping bus services, operated by StarMart Express, depart from Terminal Shah Alam station.
Shah Alam to Taiping train services, operated by KTM ETS Malaysia Railway, depart from KL Sentral station.
The best way to get from Shah Alam to Taiping is to bus which takes 4h and costs RM 82. Alternatively, you can train, which costs RM 30 - RM 55 and takes 5h 2m.
What companies run services between Shah Alam, Malaysia and Taiping, Malaysia?
StarMart Express operates a bus from Shah Alam to Taiping 3 times a day. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 4h. KBES also services this route once daily. Alternatively, KTM ETS Malaysia Railway operates a train from Shah Alam to Taiping every 3 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 3h 20m.
Train from KL Sentral to Taiping
- Ave. Duration
- 3h 20m
- Every 3 hours
- Estimated price
- $7 - $12
- Schedules at
- Book at
- $7 - $8
- $10 - $12
- $13 - $16
Bus from Terminal Shah Alam to Taiping
Bus from Shah Alam to Kamunting
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More Questions & Answers
Shah Alam to Taiping bus services, operated by StarMart Express, arrive at Taiping station.
Shah Alam to Taiping train services, operated by KTM ETS Malaysia Railway, arrive at Taiping station.
Yes, the driving distance between Shah Alam to Taiping is 267 km. It takes approximately 2h 52m to drive from Shah Alam to Taiping.
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