There are 5 ways to get from Taiping to Kuala Lumpur by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Taiping to Kuala Lumpur

$7 - $12

4 alternative options

Bus StarMart Express  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Taiping to Hentian Duta

$20

Bus Transnasional  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Taiping to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan

$8 - $9

Taxi  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Taiping to Kuala Lumpur 166.4 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Taiping to Kuala Lumpur 166.4 miles

$12 - $18

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Taiping and arriving at Hentian Duta. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Taiping and arriving at Kuala Lumpur. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 3 h 24 min.

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The distance between Taiping and Kuala Lumpur is 218 km. The road distance is 266.2 km.

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The best way to get from Taiping to Kuala Lumpur without a car is to train which takes 3 h 24 min and costs .

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The train from Taiping to Kuala Lumpur takes 3 h 24 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Taiping to Kuala Lumpur bus services, operated by StarMart Express, depart from Taiping station.

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

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The best way to get from Taiping to Kuala Lumpur is to train which takes 3 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 45 min.

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Taiping to Kuala Lumpur bus services, operated by StarMart Express, arrive at Hentian Duta station.

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Taiping to Kuala Lumpur train services, operated by KTM ETS Malaysia Railway, arrive at Kuala Lumpur station.

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Map of how to get from Taiping to Kuala Lumpur.
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  • Distance: 136.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 24 min

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

KTM ETS Malaysia Railway operates a train from Taiping to Kuala Lumpur every 3 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 3 h 24 min. Alternatively, StarMart Express operates a bus from Taiping to Kuala Lumpur 3 times a day. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Taiping to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
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Silver
$7 - $8
Gold
$10 - $12
Platinum
$13 - $16
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Taiping to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170

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Yes, the driving distance between Taiping to Kuala Lumpur is 266 km. It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to drive from Taiping to Kuala Lumpur.

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