Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur

Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur

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Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur Schedule

Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
KTM ETS Platinum 05:15 - 09:29MYR 90.72
KTM ETS Platinum 06:20 - 10:28MYR 91.84
KPB Express VIP 09:00 - 13:55MYR 44
Mara Liner Express 11:59 - 17:02MYR 37.73
Billion Stars Express Express 12:15 - 17:18MYR 35.20
KPB Express VIP 24 15:00 - 19:55MYR 44
Mara Liner Express 17:15 - 22:18MYR 37.73
KPB Express VIP 18:00 - 22:55MYR 38.50
Billion Stars Express VIP 20:45 - 01:48MYR 60.50
Mayang Sari Express 23:00 - 04:03MYR 38.50

Transportation from Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur

Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur Destination Reviews

TK
Embarkations n disembarkation point should be clearly stated.eg Penang which pier. To connect to Penang sentral... Station master was confused in directing passenger which platform to embark on train.
Train #9179 ETS Platinum, KTM, May 21, 2022
A
Fantastic ride!
Train #9175 ETS Platinum, KTM, May 4, 2022
M
The bus was more than 4 hours late due to drivning on smaller roads rather than the highway.
Bus VIP, Billion Stars Express, Apr 26, 2022
AZ
Quiet, comfortable, departed on time, super clean, arrived a few minutes late, but faster than the bus. What more could I ask for?
Train #9175 ETS Platinum, KTM, Feb 24, 2022
ZB
Good travelling exp and comfortable ride
Train #9171 ETS Platinum, KTM, Jan 4, 2022
JI
good performance. good service. safety.
Train #9171 ETS Platinum, KTM, Feb 20, 2021
TS
Make sure you check your seat assignments. We got booked into a quad and had to play footsie with a stranger sat facing towards us the entire journey.
Train #9105 ETS Platinum, Easybook Trains, Oct 29, 2019
K
air conditioning was too high
Train #9105 ETS Platinum, Easybook Trains, Oct 24, 2019
MS
Excellent train trip and recommended. Buffet car, air conditioned carriage, luggage racks. Train ran on time. A little more organisation at the station would be helpful in guiding passengers.
Train #9105 ETS Platinum, Easybook Trains, Sep 15, 2019
SJ
Comfy -- time sped by!
Train #9105 ETS Platinum, Easybook Trains, Sep 11, 2019
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How to get from Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur

Travelling between Butterworth and Kuala Lumpur is possible by Flight, bus and train. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Flight is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you IDR 18,357,726 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere IDR 101,312.

How long does it take to get from Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur?

It can take you anywhere between 1 and 36 hours to travel between Butterworth and Kuala Lumpur depending on the means of transport you choose.

Flight is the fastest way to travel between Butterworth and Kuala Lumpur. Flight will bring you to your destination in 50m. Flight does a much slower job and take about 1d 11h 15m to reach Kuala Lumpur.

How much does it cost to get from Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur?

Travelling between Butterworth and Kuala Lumpur can be as cheap as IDR 101,312 if you opt for a StarMart bus and as expensive as IDR 18,357,726 if you buy a Qatar Airways flight ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

How many trips per day are there between Butterworth and Kuala Lumpur ?

  • 13 from Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur starting from 09:30 Butterworth until 23:59 Butterworth
  • 12 from Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur starting from 05:15 Butterworth until 18:45 Butterworth

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?

Flights

Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as IDR 341,084.

Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.

If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.

In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.

Airlines flying between Butterworth and Kuala Lumpur

AirAsia, Firefly, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Air, Qatar Airways, Starlux Airlines, Thai Airways

Bus

Travelling from Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.

Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.

They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.

Companies operating bus routes between Butterworth and Kuala Lumpur

Billion Stars Express, Intercity Coach, KKKL Express, KPB Express, LA Holidays, Mara Liner, Mayang Sari, Sri Maju Group, StarMart, Super Nice Express

Train

Train is a often a great choice for long-haul travel especially if you opt for a night sleeper train with berths which will allow you to sleep all your journey through. To make the most of your train journey, choose the class of your ticket wisely.

Note that there are air-conditioned and fan-only carriages; private compartments for 2 or 4; hard and soft seats.
Though the upper class you get the smoother is your journey, often second class air-conditioned or fan-only sleepers are a good money saving alternative.

What is the most popular transport to get from Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with Train remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 76% took a train
  • 24% opted for a bus
  • 1% Other