There are 9 ways to get from Taman Negara to George Town by bus, train, car ferry, car or plane

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, train, car ferry  •  10 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Taman Negara to Han Travel KL
  2. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Butterworth
  3. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal

$28 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Taman Negara to Cameron Highlands Tanah Rata
  2. Take the bus from Tanah Rata Bus Terminal to Sungai Nibong

$25 - $31

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Bus Etika Express  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Taman Negara to Han Travel KL
  2. Take the bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Sungai Nibong

$30 - $34

Bus, car ferry  •  13 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Taman Negara to Cameron Highlands Tanah Rata
  2. Take the bus from Tanah Rata Bus Terminal to Butterworth Bus Terminal
  3. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal

$26 - $32

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Taman Negara to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal
  2. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal

$28 - $40

Drive, car ferry via George Town  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Taman Negara to Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal
  2. Take the car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal

$29 - $41

Bus, train to Kuala Lumpur, fly  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Taman Negara to Han Travel KL
  2. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  3. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Penang (PEN) KUL - PEN

$39 - $93

Bus to Kuala Lumpur Subang, fly  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Taman Negara to Han Travel KL
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) to Penang (PEN) SZB - PEN

$38 - $92

Bus, bus to Kuantan, fly  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Taman Negara to Jerantut
  2. Take the bus from Jerantut to Terminal Sentral Kuantan
  3. Fly from Kuantan (KUA) to Penang (PEN) KUA - PEN

$40 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Taman Negara to George Town is to bus which costs RM 100 - RM 130 and takes 13 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Taman Negara to George Town is to drive and car ferry which costs RM 110 - RM 170 and takes 7 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Taman Negara to George Town. However, there are services departing from Taman Negara and arriving at Komtar via Tanah Rata Bus Terminal and Terminal Sungai Nibong. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 28 min.

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The distance between Taman Negara and George Town is 256 km.

The best way to get from Taman Negara to George Town without a car is to bus and train and car ferry which takes 10 h 37 min and costs RM 110 - RM 150.

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It takes approximately 10 h 37 min to get from Taman Negara to George Town, including transfers.

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Taman Negara to George Town bus services, operated by Han Travel, depart from Taman Negara station.

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

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Taman Negara to George Town bus services, operated by Perak Transit, arrive at Sungai Nibong station.

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Malindo Airways, Malaysia Airlines and AirAsia offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Penang Airport.

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There are 1242+ hotels available in George Town. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Taman Negara to George Town.
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  • Distance: 160 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 37 min

What companies run services between Taman Negara, Malaysia and George Town, Malaysia?

You can take a bus from Taman Negara to George Town via Taman Negara, Han Travel KL, Pasar Seni, KL Sentral, Bandar Tasik Selatan, Terminal Bersepadu Selatan, Sungai Nibong, and Terminal Sungai Nibong in around 11 h 13 min.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Penang
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Kuantan to Penang via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Kuantan to Penang via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Kuantan to Penang via Kuala Lumpur, Phuket
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Penang
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Flights from Kuantan to Penang via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Flights from Kuantan to Penang via Kuala Lumpur, Phuket
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $80
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Penang
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $110
Flights from Kuala Lumpur Subang to Penang
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $110
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Kuantan to Penang via Singapore
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Kuala Lumpur to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$9 - $10
Gold
$13 - $15
Platinum
$17 - $20
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
Han Travel
Website
han.travel
Bus from Taman Negara to Han Travel KL
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
han.travel
Bus from Taman Negara to Cameron Highlands Tanah Rata
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
han.travel
Bus from Taman Negara to Jerantut
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
han.travel
NKS Shuttle
Website
taman-negara-nks.com
Bus from Taman Negara to Mandarin Pacific Hotel Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
taman-negara-nks.com
Bus from Taman Negara to Cameron Highlands
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
taman-negara-nks.com
Etika Express
KBES
Website
kbes.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Sungai Nibong
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
kbes.com.my
Transnasional
Website
transnasional.com.my
Bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Sungai Nibong
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
Bus from Jerantut to Terminal Sentral Kuantan
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
transnasional.com.my
KKKL Express
Plusliner
Website
plusliner.com.my
Bus from Kuala Lumpur Terminal Bersepadu Selatan to Penang Terminal Bas Sungai Nibong
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
plusliner.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Danz Travel & Adventures Sdn. Bhd
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Taman Negara to Cameron Highlands Tanah Rata
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
easybook.com
Unititi express
Website
unititi.com.my
Bus from Tanah Rata Bus Terminal to Butterworth Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
unititi.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Tanah Rata Bus Terminal to Sungai Nibong
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
unititi.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Perak Transit
Website
peraktransit.com.my
Bus from Tanah Rata Bus Terminal to Sungai Nibong
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
peraktransit.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
CS Travel & Tours
Website
cstravel.com.my
Bus from Cameron Highlands to Penang Terminal Bas Sungai Nibong
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
cstravel.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
Ferry operators
Rapid Ferry
Car ferry from Sultan Abdul Halim Ferry Terminal to Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
myrapid.com.my
Adult passenger
$1
Car
$2

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