There are 8 ways to get from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur by plane, train, bus, subway 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

Fly Singapore to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  3 h

  1. Fly from Singapore (SIN) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) SIN - KUL
  2. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

$35 - $158

Cheapest option

Train  •  9 h 37 min

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

$7 - $11

6 alternative options

Bus to Johor Bahru, fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Queen Street Bus Terminal to Johor Bahru CIQ
  2. Fly from Johor Bahru (JHB) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) JHB - KUL
  3. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

$25 - $72

Bus to Johor Bahru, fly to Kuala Lumpur Subang  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Queen Street Bus Terminal to Johor Bahru CIQ
  2. Fly from Johor Bahru (JHB) to Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) JHB - SZB

$21 - $95

Subway to Singapore, fly to Kuala Lumpur Subang  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the subway from City Hall to Tanah Merah
  2. Fly from Singapore (SIN) to Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) SIN - SZB

$43 - $226

Bus Aeroline  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from HarbourFront to Corus Hotel Kuala Lumpur

$15 - $24

Bus Transnasional  •  6 h 10 min

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

$10 - $12

Drive  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur 224.4 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur is to train which costs $9 - $16 and takes 9 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur is to fly and train which takes 3 h and costs $45 - $220.

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The distance between Singapore and Kuala Lumpur is 316 km. The road distance is 359 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 3 h to get from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from HarbourFront and arriving at Corus Hotel Kuala Lumpur. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h.

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What companies run services between Singapore and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

Aeroline operates a bus from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur every 4 hours. Tickets cost $24 and the journey takes 6 h. Four other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur via Johor Bahru, Johor Bahru Sentral, Pulau Sebang/Tampin, and Pulau Sebang in around 9 h 37 min.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Penang
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $600
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $600
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $180
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $80
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $110
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $210
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $220
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $1,300
Air Mauritius
Website
airmauritius.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Uzbekistan
Website
uzairways.com
Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
SMRT
Phone
+1 800-336-8900
Website
smrt.com.sg
Subway from City Hall to Tanah Merah
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
smrt.com.sg
KTM Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Johor Bahru Sentral to Pulau Sebang/Tampin
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Economy
$3 - $4
Superior
$4 - $7
Superior Night
$6 - $9
Premier
$10 - $12
Premier Night
$14 - $17
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Pulau Sebang to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Pulau Sebang/Tampin to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Silver
$4 - $5
Gold
$5 - $6
Platinum
$6 - $8
Bus operators
Causeway Link
Website
causewaylink.com.my
Bus from Queen Street Bus Terminal to Johor Bahru CIQ
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
causewaylink.com.my
Aeroline
Website
aeroline.com.my
Bus from HarbourFront to Corus Hotel Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
aeroline.com.my
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Golden Mile Complex to Swiss-Garden Hotel KL
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Book at
12go.asia
Grassland Express
Website
grasslandsg.com
Bus from Golden Mile Complex to Jalan Imbi
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
grasslandsg.com
Golden Coach Express
Phone
+65 6737 6293
Website
goldencoach.com.sg
Bus from Concorde Shopping Centre to Berjaya Times Square
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
goldencoach.com.sg
Book at
easybook.com
KKKL Travel & Tours
Email
enquiry@kkkl.com.sg
Website
kkkl.com.sg
Bus from Bugis MRT Station to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
kkkl.com.sg
Transnasional
KKKL Express

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