Travelling between Kuala Lumpur and Malacca is possible by Bus, train and taxi. Train guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Taxi is the slowest option.
The most expensive ticket will cost you MYR 1,104.00 if you go by taxi; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere MYR 10.90.
It can take you anywhere between 2 and 3 hours to travel between Kuala Lumpur and Malacca depending on the means of transport you choose.
Train is the fastest way to travel between Kuala Lumpur and Malacca. Train will bring you to your destination in 1h 44m. Taxi does a much slower job and take about 2h 30m to reach Malacca.
Travelling between Kuala Lumpur and Malacca can be as cheap as MYR 10.90 if you opt for a Mayang Sari bus and as expensive as MYR 1,104.00 if you buy a Asian Overland Services taxi ticket.
Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.
8 from Kuala Lumpur to Malacca starting from 00:00 Kuala Lumpur Airport until 00:00 Kuala Lumpur Airport
Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Kuala Lumpur to Malacca.
Travelling from Kuala Lumpur to Malacca 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.
707, 707 SG, Billion Stars Express, KKKL Express, Mayang Sari, Sani Express, Top Liner
Some travellers consider taxi to be the most convenient form of overland transport thanks to flexible departure times, a possibility to choose the size of the car you need, and a hassle-free door-to-door service.
Things to remember: If you are planning to make detours during your trip, discuss it with your driver or service provider in advance as it may affect the price.
Asian Overland Services
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.
There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with Bus remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.
Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route