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There are 8 ways to get from Woodlands to Alor Setar by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Singapore Seletar Apt  •  4h 36m

  1. Fly from Singapore Seletar Apt (XSP) to Alor Setar (AOR) XSP - AOR

RM 1379 - RM 2995

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Train  •  15h 8m

  1. Take the train from Johor Bahru Sentral to Gemas KTM Intercity
  2. Take the train from Gemas to Alor Setar Gemas

RM 73 - RM 150

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Bus to Senai, fly  •  4h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Woodlands Civic Ctr to Johor Bahru CIQ
  2. Fly from Senai (JHB) to Alor Setar (AOR) JHB - AOR

RM 186 - RM 794

Fly from Singapore Changi  •  6h 17m

  1. Fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to Alor Setar (AOR) SIN - AOR

RM 148 - RM 796

Bus, train  •  12h 19m

  1. Take the bus from JB Larkin Terminal to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
  2. Take the train from KL Sentral to Alor Setar KL Sentral / ...

RM 84 - RM 133

Bus  •  13h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Singapore Golden Mile Complex to Alor Setar

RM 150 - RM 156

Bus via Terminal Shahab Perdana Alor Setar  •  13h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Golden Mile Tower Singapore to Terminal Shahab Perdana Alor Setar

RM 156 - RM 162

Drive  •  8h 4m

  1. Drive from Woodlands to Alor Setar 773.9 km

RM 410 - RM 600

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The cheapest way to get from Woodlands to Alor Setar is to bus and train which costs $27 - $45 and takes 12h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Woodlands to Alor Setar is to bus and fly which costs $60 - $260 and takes 4h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Woodlands to Alor Setar. However, there are services departing from Woodlands Reg Int and arriving at Alor Setar via Singapore Golden Mile Complex. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 31m.

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The distance between Woodlands and Alor Setar is 645 km. The road distance is 773.9 km.

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The best way to get from Woodlands to Alor Setar without a car is to bus and train which takes 12h 19m and costs $27 - $45.

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It takes approximately 4h 36m to get from Woodlands to Alor Setar, including transfers.

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Woodlands to Alor Setar bus services, operated by Grassland Express, depart from Singapore Golden Mile Complex station.

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The best way to get from Woodlands to Alor Setar is to fly which takes 4h 36m and costs $450 - $1000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $49 - $52 and takes 13h 31m, you could also train, which costs $23 - $50 and takes 15h 8m.

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There is no direct flight from Singapore Seletar Apt Airport to Alor Setar Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 10m and has one stopover.

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Woodlands to Alor Setar bus services, operated by Grassland Express, arrive at Alor Setar station.

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Map of how to get from Woodlands to Alor Setar.
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  • Distance: 644.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 36m

What companies run services between Woodlands, Singapore and Alor Setar, Malaysia?

Firefly flies from Woodlands to Alor Setar every 4 hours. Alternatively, Grassland Express operates a bus from Singapore Golden Mile Complex to Alor Setar twice daily. Tickets cost RM 147 and the journey takes 11h 4m.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Singapore Seletar Apt to Alor Setar via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1300 - RM 2900
Flights from Senai to Alor Setar via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 400 - RM 850
Flights from Singapore Changi to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 450 - RM 1900
Flights from Singapore Changi to Alor Setar via Penang, Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 550 - RM 2100
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Senai to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 130 - RM 470
Flights from Senai to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 130 - RM 490
Flights from Singapore Changi to Alor Setar via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 120 - RM 750
Flights from Singapore Changi to Alor Setar via Penang, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 200 - RM 1300
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Singapore Seletar Apt to Alor Setar via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1300 - RM 2900
Flights from Senai to Alor Setar via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 400 - RM 850
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Senai to Alor Setar via Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 230 - RM 600
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from KL Sentral to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RM 40 - RM 75
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
RM 44 - RM 47
Gold
RM 65 - RM 75
Platinum
RM 85 - RM 100
Train from Gemas to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 55 - RM 100
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
RM 57 - RM 62
Gold
RM 85 - RM 100
Platinum
RM 110 - RM 140
KTM Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Johor Bahru Sentral to Gemas
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RM 11 - RM 35
Website
https://www.ktmb.com.my/
Economy
RM 11 - RM 13
Superior
RM 17 - RM 23
Superior Night
RM 24 - RM 35
Premier
RM 35 - RM 38
Premier Night
RM 50 - RM 60
Bus operators
Transtar Travel
Phone
(65) 6297 9009
Email
enquiry@transtar.travel
Website
transtar.travel
Bus from Woodlands Civic Ctr to Johor Bahru CIQ
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
RM 6 - RM 8
Schedules at
transtar.travel
KKKL Express
Phone
012-784 9999
Email
enquiry@kkkl.com.my
Website
kkklexpress.com
Bus from JB Larkin Terminal to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
RM 35
Schedules at
kkklexpress.com
Book at
easybook.com
LA Holidays
Phone
+ 6012-389 5689
Email
general@laholidays.com.my
Website
laholidays.my
Bus from Johor Larkin Terminal to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
RM 35
Schedules at
laholidays.my
Book at
easybook.com
Causeway Link
Transnasional
Phone
+60 3 4045 8878
Email
talk2us@ktb.com.my
Website
redbus.my
Bus from Larkin Terminal to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RM 35
Schedules at
redbus.my
Book at
12go.asia
StarMart Express
Phone
+60 5 847 5055
Email
CS@starmartonline.com
Website
starmartbus.com
Bus from JB Larkin Terminal to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
RM 35
Schedules at
starmartbus.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Golden Mile Tower Singapore to Terminal Shahab Perdana Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
11h 24m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 153
Schedules at
starmartbus.com
Book at
12go.asia
Grassland Express
Phone
+65 6292 1166
Website
grasslandsg.com
Bus from Singapore Golden Mile Complex to Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
11h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 147
Schedules at
b2c.supernice.com.sg

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Yes, the driving distance between Woodlands to Alor Setar is 774 km. It takes approximately 8h 4m to drive from Woodlands to Alor Setar.

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Firefly offers flights from Singapore Seletar Apt Airport to Alor Setar Airport.

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There are 151+ hotels available in Alor Setar. Prices start at RM 500 per night.

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The best way to get from Woodlands to Singapore Seletar Apt Airport is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs $18 - $23.

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