There are 8 ways to get from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur by plane, train, ferry, car or bus

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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Fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  7 h

  1. Fly from Yangon (RGN) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) RGN - KUL
  2. Take the train from KLIA T1 to KL Sentral

$50 - $124

7 alternative options

Fly to Kuala Lumpur Subang  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Yangon (RGN) to Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) RGN - SZB

$192 - $902

Ferry, drive, train  •  36 h 19 min

  1. Take the ferry from Kyee Myindaing to Shwe Padauk
  2. Drive from Shwe Padauk to Pak Kret
  3. Take the ferry from Pak Kret to Bang Po
  4. Take the train from Bang Sue to Hat Yai
  5. Take the train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
  6. Take the train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur

$115 - $225

Ferry, drive, bus, KTM Komuter  •  38 h 50 min

  1. Take the ferry from Kyee Myindaing to Shwe Padauk
  2. Drive from Shwe Padauk to Pak Kret
  3. Take the ferry from Pak Kret to Phra Pin Klao Bridge
  4. Take the bus from Bangkok Tara Travel to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  5. Take the bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Padang Besar
  6. Take the KTM Komuter from Padang Besar to Butterworth
  7. Take the bus from Butterworth to KL Sentral

Bus, drive, train  •  44 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Yangon Aung Mingalar to Dawei
  2. Drive from Dawei to Nam Tok
  3. Take the train from Nam Tok to Nakhon Phathom
  4. Take the train from Nakhon Pathom to Hat Yai
  5. Take the train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
  6. Take the train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur

$91 - $202

Bus, drive  •  46 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Yangon Aung Mingalar to Ye
  2. Drive from Ye to Three Pagodas Pass
  3. Take the bus from Three Pagodas Pass to Bangkok Bus Terminal
  4. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  5. Take the bus from Hat Yai Bus Station to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan

Train, drive  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the train from Yangon Central to Mawlamyine 89 / ...
  2. Take the train from Mawlamyine to Dawei
  3. Drive from Dawei to Nam Tok
  4. Take the train from Nam Tok to Nakhon Phathom
  5. Take the train from Nakhon Pathom to Hat Yai
  6. Take the train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
  7. Take the train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur

$76 - $196

Drive  •  31 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur 1426.9 miles

$100 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur is to fly and train which costs $45 - $130 and takes 7 h.

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The quickest way to get from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur is to fly and train which costs $45 - $130 and takes 7 h.

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The distance between Yangon and Kuala Lumpur is 1635 km. The road distance is 2283 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h to get from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Yangon, Myanmar and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

Malaysia Airlines, Firefly and 10 other airlines fly from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur hourly.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore
Ave. Duration
9 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Don Muang, Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $290
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Singapore, Penang
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Mandalay, Singapore
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Suvarnabhumi, Singapore
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Don Muang, Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $290
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Singapore, Penang
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Mandalay, Singapore
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Suvarnabhumi, Singapore
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KLIA T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Bang Sue to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $55
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$14 - $20
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $55
Train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $28
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$16 - $22
1st Class (Berth)
$21 - $28
Train from Nam Tok to Nakhon Phathom
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$17 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Train from Nakhon Pathom to Hat Yai
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $55
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$7 - $10
2nd Class (Seat)
$14 - $20
2nd Class (Berth)
$23 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $55
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$12 - $13
Gold
$18 - $20
Platinum
$24 - $28
KTM Komuter
Website
spad.gov.my
Train from Padang Besar to Butterworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
intranet4.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Myanmar Railways
Website
myanmartourism.org
Train from Yangon Central to Mawlamyine
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
ministryofrailtransportation.com
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Mawlamyine to Dawei
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ministryofrailtransportation.com
Bus operators
Tara Tour and Travel
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Tara Travel to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Terminal to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Mandalar Min Express
Website
mandalarminn.com.mm
Bus from Yangon Aung Mingalar to Dawei
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
Book at
expressticket.innoveller.com
Bus from Yangon Aung Mingalar to Ye
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
Book at
expressticket.innoveller.com
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Three Pagodas Pass to Bangkok Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Station to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Ferry operators
Yangon Water Bus
Website
yangonwaterbus.com
Ferry from Kyee Myindaing to Shwe Padauk
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
yangonwaterbus.com
Chao Phraya Express Boat
Phone
02-449-3000-2
Website
chaophrayaexpressboat.com
Ferry from Pak Kret to Bang Po
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
chaophrayaexpressboat.com
Ferry from Pak Kret to Phra Pin Klao Bridge
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
chaophrayaexpressboat.com

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