Kuala Lumpur is the capital of Malaysia. Its modern skyline is dominated by the 451m tall Petronas Twin Towers, a pair of glass and steel clad skyscrapers with Islamic motifs. The city is also home to British colonial-era landmarks such as the Kuala Lumpur Railway Station and the Sultan Abdul Samad Building. Kuala Lumpur has numerous bars and restaurants for exciting nightlife. The attractions of Kuala Lumpur consists of Batu Caves, Chinatown, Little India in Brickfield and many more. Whereas, Butterworth is within the North Seberang Perai District. It is the largest town in Seberang Perai, the main town on the mainland side of Penang state in Malaysia. It lies approximately 3 km east of George Town, the capital city of Penang, across the Penang Strait. Butterworth is the main transportation hub within the State of Penang. It is also the mainland terminal for the Penang Ferry. The attractions in as well as nearby include:
- George Town
- St. George’s Church
- Little India-Penang
- Tow Boo Kong Temple Butterworth
- City Hall
Many people travel through these regions by bus.
There are a few popular bus operators providing bus services from Kuala Lumpur to Butterworth :
- Super Nice
- Billion Stars
- Kejora Masyhur Sdn Bhd
- Mega Star Transportation (Kejora Express)
- Etika Express
The first bus departs at 12:15 am and the last bus departs at 11:59 pm. The bus ticket price for this route ranges from MYR 30 to MYR 40 The time taken to cover the distance of 351 km from Kuala Lumpur to Butterworth is around 5 hours, depending upon the traffic conditions. Most of the coaches provide direct service in this route with 1 washroom break that is provided along the highway.
The coach services that are available from Kuala Lumpur to Butterworth usually offers:
- Reclining seats
- Fully air conditioned coaches
- Spacious Legroom
All these services aim at providing its passengers with optimum comfort as well as efficiency.
The departure points in Kuala Lumpur are conveniently located at :
- TBS (Terminal Bersepadu Selatan)
- Kajang Bus Terminal
- Hentian Duta Bus Terminal
- 5 Elements Hotel (Chinatown, Jalan Sultan)
The arrival point in Butterworth is conveniently located at :
- Penang Sentral Bus Terminal
Most of this journey from Kuala Lumpur to Butterworth is full of scenic beauties. Bus is the most economic as well as convenient way to reach Butterworth.
Now it is even more convenient and comfortable for you because you can now book the bus tickets online as per your schedule. You may choose your own seat as well as the operator you want to travel with. With numerous bus operators around, you may choose the time of departure and the point of arrival as per your convenience.