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Bus From Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur

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Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur Bus Schedule & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
KPB Ekspress 09:30 19:45 3 hrs 15 mins VIEW PRICE

Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur Bus

Ipoh is the capital of the state of Perak in Malaysia. This city is located by the Kinta river and has Malaysia’s most prominent cave temples. The city is known as the food capital too because the cuisine here is influenced by many foreign cultures. The mix of amazing architecture, temples, and sceneries to see here with amazing cuisine makes this place a perfect tourist city.

Kuala Lumpur is a city in Malaysia that is known for its amazing skyline and for it being a shopping hub. This economic center has seen revolutionizing changes in the form of industrialization and urbanization which has made this a sweet spot for all those visiting Malaysia.


Both the cities of Ipoh and Kuala Lumpur have multiple modes of transportation available from one place to another. Buses on this route are frequent and an economical way to travel. The distance from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur is around 197 km by road and the buses cover this journey within 2 hours and 50 minutes.

Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur Bus Details

Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur is a very popular route which is why there are multiple coaches available from the best bus operators in the country. You can choose from over 8 bus operators running 34 buses each day on this route.


There are top bus operators on this route such as Transnasional, PlusLiner, Konsortium Malaysia, KKKL Express, Kesatuan Express, and Perak travels. You can choose from a wide range of seats available from Economy, Standard, or SVIP. These operators have the best rating in all of Malaysia and are known for their comfortable pit stops, entertainment, and air conditioning facilities in the bus.


The fares for buses starting from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur can be as low as RM 19 and as high as RM 27. Given that the facilities and the time taken to travel this route, buses are the cheapest way to travel from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur with the same comfort as a taxi or train.

These buses have multiple pick-up points in Ipoh that you can choose from so that your journey is most convenient. The most popular route is from Ipoh Amanjaya to TBS (Terminal Bersepadu Selatan). There are other drop points in Kuala Lumpur like Hentian Duta, Terminal KTM, and KL Sentral that these buses stop at.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

  • Petronas Twin Towers: One of the tallest twin towers in the world, the Petronas twin towers have an amazing view bridge that gives away the best views of the city.
  • Batu Caves: Hindu cave temple known for its limestone caves and the huge deity at the entrance of the caves.
  • Menara KL: A rotating restaurant at the top of the second tallest building after the twin towers, Menara KL is a tourist’s delight. The views of the city at night from the Menara is a mesmerizing sight.
  • Jalan Alor: If you’re looking for the best place to shop and eat on a budget or simply try Malaysian street food, then this place is a paradise for you.
  • Sultan Abdul Samad Building: There’s no shortage of amazing architecture to visit in Kuala Lumpur but this building is known for its unique Moorish architecture.

redBus Safety+

redBus is introducing Safety+, a special feature that reinforces the implementation of critical Covid-19 measures across all activities involving bus travel. It also acts as an indicator for bus operators to showcase their adherence to these measures for everyone’s safety and well-being.

These measures primarily involve thorough disinfection of buses after every trip, staff wearing masks and gloves at all times, regular temperature checks of all passengers and staff, and availability of hand sanitizers inside buses.

You can identify if a bus follows these Covid-19 measures by checking the Safety+ shield icon while booking. You may also check for the Safety+ sign while boarding the bus.

To help redBus and its staff enforce these measures and ensure safe travel, users are expected to wear proper face masks, use hand sanitizers or soap and water to wash their hands regularly, and avoid touching their faces. Individuals who are unwell or have associated symptoms are advised to postpone their travel.

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Disclaimer: Bus timings, routes, and fares are subject to change. Please check locally for any last-minute changes.

Top Bus Operator Images



    • Aman Jaya Bus Terminal
    • Ipoh Amanjaya
    • Terminal Amanjaya, Ipoh

    Kuala Lumpur

    • Hentian duta
    • Kl Sentral
    • Kl sentral
    • KL Sentral Bus Terminal (Emergency Contact Number: 011-26511176 / 019-4503090)
    • Persiaran Tuanku
    • TBS (Terminal Bersepadu Selatan)
    • Tbs (terminal bersepadu selatan)
    • Terminal KTM (Old Railway Station)


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    Q-1 ) How can I make an online bus ticket booking in Malaysia?

    A: You can book a bus of your choice to any destination in Malaysia by logging on to the official website of redBus which is . The site is user-friendly and you can book your bus ticket in a matter of minutes.

    Q-2 ) How do I book a bus from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur?

    A: You can either visit the terminal and go the booth belonging to the bus operator of your choice, wait in line, select a seat, and book your ticket. If you’d rather not do that, you can visit and book your seat within 5 minutes.

    Q-3 ) Do I need to print out my bus ticket before boarding?

    A: There are two main scenarios that you might fall into when you have to board a bus. Now, if your boarding point is at any terminal in Malaysia, passengers will have to take a print out of the bus ticket that has been sent to the email in a PDF format. The second scenario is when your boarding point is a bus stop and not a terminal. In this case, you will receive an M-ticket that you will have to produce before boarding your bus. If the operator does not provide an M-Ticket, you will have to take a printout of the ticket (PDF) that has been sent to the registered email ID that you have used to book the bus ticket on the redBus website. Some operators might levy a charge if these conditions are not followed.

    Q-4 ) Can I reschedule my journey after I have booked my ticket?

    A: Yes, you can. But this feature is limited to only a few bus operators in Malaysia. Look for the reschedule icon before booking your ticket.

    Q-5 ) How do I pay for my bus ticket on the redBus website?

    A: There are a number of different modes of payment offered to customers. Customers can either pay by credit card, debit card, or they can select any of the banks listed when you click the “FPX (Malaysia Online Bank Transfer).

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