There are 6 ways to get from Sungai Petani to Kuala Lumpur by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Sungai Petani to Kuala Lumpur

$9 - $16

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Bus E-Mutiara Express  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Sungai Petani to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan

$11

Bus Plusliner  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Sungai Petani to Puchong Tesco

$11 - $12

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Sungai Petani to Kuala Lumpur 235.6 miles

$17 - $26

KTM Komuter, fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Sungai Petani to Anak Bukit
  2. Fly from Alor Setar (AOR) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) AOR - KUL
  3. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

$25 - $101

KTM Komuter, fly to Kuala Lumpur Subang  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the KTM Komuter from Sungai Petani to Anak Bukit
  2. Fly from Alor Setar (AOR) to Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) AOR - SZB

$25 - $100

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sungai Petani and arriving at Terminal Bersepadu Selatan. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sungai Petani and arriving at Kuala Lumpur. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 24 min.

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The distance between Sungai Petani and Kuala Lumpur is 309 km. The road distance is 376.9 km.

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The best way to get from Sungai Petani to Kuala Lumpur without a car is to train which takes 4 h 24 min and costs .

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The train from Sungai Petani to Kuala Lumpur takes 4 h 24 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Sungai Petani to Kuala Lumpur bus services, operated by E-Mutiara Express, depart from Sungai Petani station.

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Sungai Petani to Kuala Lumpur train services, operated by KTM ETS Malaysia Railway, depart from Sungai Petani station.

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The best way to get from Sungai Petani to Kuala Lumpur is to train which takes 4 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 24 min.

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The quickest flight from Alor Setar Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Sungai Petani to Kuala Lumpur bus services, operated by E-Mutiara Express, arrive at Terminal Bersepadu Selatan station.

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Map of how to get from Sungai Petani to Kuala Lumpur.
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  • Distance: 193.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 24 min

What companies run services between Sungai Petani, Malaysia and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

KTM ETS Malaysia Railway operates a train from Sungai Petani to Kuala Lumpur 5 times a day. Tickets cost $9 - $16 and the journey takes 4 h 24 min. Alternatively, E-Mutiara Express operates a bus from Sungai Petani to Kuala Lumpur twice daily. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 5 h 24 min.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $200
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $100
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $200
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $100
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $110
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur Subang
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $110
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Sungai Petani to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
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Silver
$9 - $10
Gold
$13 - $16
Platinum
$18 - $21
Train from Sungai Petani to Anak Bukit
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$3 - $4
Gold
$3 - $4
Platinum
$4 - $5
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Sungai Petani to Anak Bukit
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
E-Mutiara Express
Website
e-mutiara.com.my
Bus from Sungai Petani to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
e-mutiara.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
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Sungai Petani to Kuala Lumpur train services, operated by KTM ETS Malaysia Railway, arrive at Kuala Lumpur station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sungai Petani to Kuala Lumpur is 377 km. It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to drive from Sungai Petani to Kuala Lumpur.

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Malaysia Airlines and AirAsia offer flights from Alor Setar Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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There are 4234+ hotels available in Kuala Lumpur. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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