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Bus From Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh

Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh Bus Service

Avg. Bus Duration
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Daily Bus Services
Cheapest Bus Ticket
2 hours 17 mins
Kuala Lumpur
MYR 20

Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh Bus Distance

Earliest Bus
12:30 AM
Last Bus
11:59 PM
209 km
Bus Companies

Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh Bus Schedule & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
Plusliner Nice 09:00 AM 09:00 PM 2 hrs 0 mins
Aerobus 06:45 PM 06:45 PM 2 hrs 30 mins
Kesatuan Express 09:45 AM 10:01 PM 5 hrs 7 mins
Transnasional 08:45 AM 08:45 AM 5 hrs 0 mins
KPB Ekspress 01:15 PM 09:00 PM 9 hrs 45 mins


How can I make an online bus ticket booking in Malaysia?

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.

How do I book a bus from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh?

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.

Do I need to print out my bus ticket before boarding?

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.

Can I reschedule my journey after I have booked my ticket?

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.

How do I pay for my bus ticket on the redBus website?

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).

How much time does the bus from KL to Ipoh take to reach Ipoh?

A non-stop bus between KL and Ipoh takes a travel time of about two and a half hours. The buses are available at several departure points and some of them take a long time as they have one or more stops in between.

If I purchase a bus ticket on a KL to Ipoh bus, where can I board the bus from?

The boarding point for your KL to Ipoh bus will depend on the stop you selected. There are 3 main boarding points for buses that start from KL. They are TBS, Ambassador Stop, and KL Sentral. You can choose one of these stops, or ask your bus operator to see if more stops are available.

What are the facilities that are available on the buses that run from KL to Ipoh?

There are different kinds of facilities that are available on various buses. Your bus facilities will depend on the type of bus you select for your journey. The general facilities that are available are mobile charging ports, legroom, and Central TV.

I booked my ticket from TBS, but can I board from Ambassador Stop?

If you require to change your boarding point at the last minute, please contact your bus operator. Your operator will help you with it. You can also contact our customer service number for guidance.

Are there any buses that reach Ipoh late at night?

Many buses run on the KL to Ipoh route that starts at different times during the day. You can list the buses by using the filter option for “Departure Time” on the left side of the page. Just select the buses that have departed after 6:00 P.M. to have a list of buses that reach Ipoh late at night.

Who do I need to contact for my ticket related information?

For timings and seat related information, you can contact your bus operator or redBus. If it is for any other issue, you can always contact the redBus customer service number. Our customer service specialists are available 24/7 to address your queries.

Is it safe to travel from bus for the Kl to Ipoh route?

You can safely travel from KL to Ipoh using the redBus bus services. redBus ensures that the passengers have a safe and comfortable travel journey.

What are the timings for the first and last bus in the KL to Ipoh route?

The first bus is at 1:00 AM in the midnight offered by Rhino Airiel Express, and the last bus is at 11:30 PM offered by KPB Ekspress. You can easily check the timings using the redBus application or website.

Is Ipoh worth visiting?

Yes, Ipoh offers a wide variety of tourist attractions in Malaysia. It's a gateway to many tourist attractions like Cameron Highlands, Sam Poh Tong, and Kellie's Castle that one can visit simply by booking a bus to Ipoh.

Can I get any discount on Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh bus tickets?

Yes. Passengers can avail upto 20% discount on Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh bus tickets while booking bus tickets on redBus, Malaysia.

Which is the best offer for Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh bus tickets on the redBus platform?

The offer of upto 20% off on Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh bus tickets is, indeed, the best offer on the redBus platform as customers can save a lot on their totale bus ticket price.

How can I get cheap bus tickets for Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh buses?

redBus offers a ‘bus pass’ facility for Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh buses on selected buses. If you are traveling with one of these operators and you travel on this route quite often, you can grab an amazing discount on your bus trip by opting in for the bus pass.

What is redBus bus pass?

By using the redBus bus pass, one can save up to 25% on commuting. The bus pass is applicable on buses from selected routes and operators. To avail the pass, one can choose the route, bus operator, select number of trips and pay the one time discounted fare. This pass can be easily redeemed on the date of journey.

Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh Bus

Embark on a comfortable journey with buses that cater to your specific needs, whether it's luxury travel, express services, or budget-friendly options. Experience the convenience of booking your bus from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh online on redBus, saving you time and effort. Discover the ease of bus ticket online booking, check Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh bus ticket prices, bus schedules and plan your travels accordingly all in one place.Buses provide a convenient mode of transport, offering flexibility and accessibility. Travel comfortably with ample legroom, reclining seats, and air-conditioned coaches, ensuring a relaxing journey from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh. You can always check for the amenities when you book your bus ticket on the redBus platform. Besides, use multiple filters and choose from a wide selection of bus operators. Rest assured, our partner bus operators prioritize safety and adhere to all necessary protocols, ensuring you travel with peace of mind.

Bus Journey from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh

Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh has a distance of 209km. The fastest travel duration of a KL to Ipoh bus is 2 hr 30 mins. Most of the buses are from TBS (Terminal Bersepadu Selatan), and a few buses are operating from KL Sentral to Ipoh. The bus services start from 12.30 am and will be available till 11.59 pm. KL to Ipoh bus ticket is available online, and you can book it with the redBus online portal for better deals and prices.

About Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur is a busy capital city with numerous landmarks, expansive malls and restaurants, and plenty of natural attractions in and around it. People from across the country come here for work, and people worldwide arrive to enjoy their holidays and vacation. Kuala Lumpur is a perfect location for leisure, adventure, family time, and food tours for foodies. The city has a dedicated street Jalan Alor for food. The city's public transport is well established via buses and trains for local travel. KL to Ipoh bus and other buses to cities such as Penang, Malacca, Klang, etc., connect to the capital.

About Ipoh

Once a center for tin mining and an alternate center during the colonial era, Ipoh is now the fourth largest city in Malaysia. Plenty of historic buildings give a peek at the British era and its history. Despite its hot tropical climate that offers several opportunities for adventure, such as river rafting, hiking, etc., to simply strolling through the street with mural art. Compared to other cities in Malaysia, Ipoh is a cheaper place for shopping. Ipoh is also an excellent place for foodies to enjoy local dishes and authentic Malay cuisine. There are buses and cabs for the local tour. You can rely on taxis for long-distance journeys for a comfortable ride or choose buses for a cheaper trip.

Things to do in Ipoh

  • Trekking through the Ulu Geroh Rafflesia to see the largest flower in the world
  • Shop for souvenirs in the flea market at Memory Lane
  • Go for a walk through the Ipoh Heritage Trail
  • Visit the Geological Museum
  • Admire the colonial building of Ipoh Railway station
  • Check out the street art at Oldtown

Best Food in Ipoh

Ipoh has its share of local dishes or the local version of many Malay dishes. You can enjoy hearty, eat at various restaurants and stalls across the town. Some of the dishes that you should look forward to are,

  • Assam Laksa
  • Bean Sprouts Chicken
  • Beancurd
  • Caramel Custard
  • Char Kway Teow
  • Chicken Rice
  • Cuttlefish
  • Hakka Mee
  • Rojak
  • Satay
  • Ipoh White Coffee

Places to visit in Ipoh

  • Perak Tong Cave with a 40 ft high sitting Buddha statue
  • Kwan Yin Tong Temple at the top of a limestone hill
  • Kek Lok Tong Cave Temple is an iconic cave with Buddhist and Chinese deities inside.
  • Lost World of Tambun theme park is the best choice for a family outing.
  • Ling Sen Tong Temple, inside a cave, has Chinese deities in animal and human forms.
  • Sam Poh Tong Cave Temple is the largest temple of this kind.

Best time to visit Ipoh

The best time to visit Ipoh is from December to February. The temperature will be 23-30 degrees celsius and the rainfall will also be lesser. February to August will be the hotter season but may see frequent showers now and then. September to November will be the monsoon season. Christmas holidays and Chinese New year will be the best time to enjoy the festivities in Ipoh.

Bus Service between Kuala Lumpur and Ipoh

The KL to Ipoh bus services are operations on executive and economical types of buses. These buses will have different amenities, from WIFi to USB charging ports. The buses have other boarding points, but all arrive at the Ipoh Amanjaya bus station in Ipoh. It is the same bus station from the Ipoh to KL bus departs. At redBus, you can book a return ticket to get more discounts.

Boarding and Drop-off Points

  • Boarding points: Hentian Duta, KL Sentral, Nu Sentral Shopping Mall Bus Stop, and TBS.
  • Drop-off points: Ipoh Amanjaya

Popular Bus Company from KL to Ipoh

Around 14 bus companies operate on the KL to Ipoh bus route. Most bus operators have more than one bus per day, while some have 8-9 bus services in a day. The number of buses available per day may differ with the day of the week. Weekends will have more buses from 73-83 buses than the weekdays. The top-rated bus operators on this route are,

Are you looking for affordable bus tickets from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh?

To find affordable bus tickets online from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh, visit the redBus website/mobile app.

Why Choose redBus for Your Journey?

redBus is the best online platform for bus booking in Malaysia. It has a user-friendly interface that allows people to book their bus tickets online in 5 minutes. In addition, users can enjoy discounts, avail bus passes, read bus reviews, compare buses, and get all information they need related to their journey on this platform. To top it all, redBus offers 24x7 customer care service.

Weather in Ipoh

Ipoh has a moderately warm climate, which is consistent across all seasons. The temperature throughout the year ranges between 22.2 and 33.9 degrees Celcius.

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    If you book bus tickets online from KL to Ipoh via bus, you can easily select a return ticket from Ipoh to KL. To do so, you can enter the return date while searching for KL to Ipoh buses. Since the KL to Ipoh route is frequented by tourists and locals alike, many buses are available. Choose any daily Ipoh to KL bus for instant confirmation of the return ticket. These buses are available throughout the day, so you can choose a time that suits your itinerary. 

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