Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur

Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur

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From Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur by train

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From Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur by Bus

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Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur Schedule

Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
New Asian Travel VIP 08:15 - 14:15MYR 70
New Asian Travel VIP 10:00 - 14:45MYR 65.01
New Asian Travel VIP 12:30 - 17:15MYR 65.01
New Asian Travel VIP 16:00 - 20:45MYR 65.01
New Asian Travel VIP 21:15 - 03:15MYR 70

Transportation from Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur

Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur destination reviews

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train #9105 ETS Platinum, Easybook Trains, Oct 29, 2019
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.
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train #9105 ETS Platinum, Easybook Trains, Oct 24, 2019
air conditioning was too high
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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 MYR 544.90 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere MYR 34.97.

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

It can take you anywhere between 1 and 7 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 6h 5m 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 MYR 34.97 if you opt for a Billion Stars Express bus and as expensive as MYR 544.90 if you buy a Malaysia Airlines 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 ?

  • 244 from Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur starting from 05:55 Penang International Airport until 23:05 Penang International Airport
  • 88 from Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur starting from 00:30 Bukit Mertajam until 23:48 Penang Komtar
  • 5 from Butterworth to Kuala Lumpur starting from 08:00 Butterworth until 17:16 Tasek Gelugor

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 MYR 105.00.

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

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, KPB Express, New Asian Travel, Penang Billion Stars, Sri Maju Group, 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

  • 87% took a train
  • 13% opted for a bus