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Bus From Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh

Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh Bus Schedule & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
Mayang Sari Express 15:30 15:30 3 hrs 15 mins VIEW PRICE
KKKL Express 13:00 13:00 3 hrs 15 mins VIEW PRICE
Kesatuan Express 08:00 23:15 3 hrs 15 mins VIEW PRICE
Intertop Express 07:15 20:00 3 hrs 15 mins VIEW PRICE
GJG Express 15:45 20:45 3 hrs 15 mins VIEW PRICE


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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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).

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

A: 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?

A: 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?

A: 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?

A: 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?

A: 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?

A: 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?

A: 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?

A: 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?

A: 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?

A: 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?

A: 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.

Bus from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh

Kuala Lumpur, the capital city of Malaysia, is known for its colonial architecture, aesthetically appealing natural attractions, and the skyscrapers. It’s quite popular among the tourists and makes up for some of the best tourist attractions in the South-east Asian region. Batu Caves in Malaysia’s capital city is supposedly 400 million years old and attracts people from all over the globe. Kuala Lumpur is very well connected with all major cities and towns in Malaysia through the bus transport network.

Ipoh, the capital city of Perak State, is visited frequently by tourists and locals alike, a lot of this footfall comes from Kuala Lumpur. One can easily book a bus using redBus to travel from Kl to Ipoh. Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh distance by road is roughly around 200 KMs. A Kl to Ipoh bus will take around 2.5 to 3 hours to reach the destination city. The bus fare for the Kl to Ipoh route varies in the range of 20 to 30 MYR, a majority of bus tickets are priced approximately equal to 20 MYR.

How to reach Ipoh from Kuala Lumpur?

Travelling from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh is easy thanks to the well-built roads and highways on this route. One can reach Ipoh from Kuala Lumpur through four transportation modes: bus, train, taxi, and flight.

  • Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh Bus: Bus is the cheapest option to travel from KL to Ipoh. It takes around 3 hours and 34 minutes to complete the journey and costs around MYR 27. Plusliner bus from KL to Ipoh is a popular bus service on this route.
  • Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh Train: The train journey from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh takes around 2 hours and 22 minutes. The cost of the train ticket is between MYR 30 to 38.
  • Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh Taxi: A personalized option for passengers to travel is a taxi. You can easily cover the 205.2 km distance from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh in 2 hours and 13 minutes in a cab. However, it is an expensive option and can cost around MYR 442-552.
  • Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh Flight: You can reach Ipoh from Kuala Lumpur in 43 minutes by flight. The cost of the flight ticket is around MYR 264-283.

Among the methods mentioned above, KL to Ipoh bus is the most reliable travel option. Passengers can book their bus ticket from KL to Ipoh on redBus at affordable prices.

How to travel safely from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh?

Passengers are advised to follow all the recommended precautionary measures for a safe travel journey from KL to Ipoh. Mask wearing is mandatory for everyone, and the regular use of hand sanitizers is advised. Make sure you carry your mask and hand sanitizer with you before leaving the house.

KL to Ipoh Bus

Booking a Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh bus is the most affordable way to travel for this route. One can easily book a bus online for this route using the redBus website or mobile application. Numerous bus operators are serving this route, and they offer a wide range of buses to accommodate passengers of every budget and needs. These buses are equipped with all the necessary amenities to make the travel experience a memorable one. Finding a reliable bus operator can be challenging in unknown locations, redBus solves this problem for you by connecting you with multiple operators for the Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh route.

Popular Bus Operators & Bus Types

redBus only works with those bus operators who are reliable, punctual, and value customer safety and comfort over everything else. Some of the most popular and trustworthy bus operators for the Kl to Ipoh travel route include the following.

KL to Ipoh Bus

  • Eltabina Jaya Express
  • Kesatuan Express
  • Plusliner Nice
  • Transnasional
  • Kejora Masyhur Sdn. Bhd
  • KPB Ekspress
  • KKKL Express
  • Rhino Airiel Express
  • ED Airilariana
  • GJG Express

Various types of bus options are available for passengers to choose from as per their travel requirements. Some of the commonly available buses include Economy (2+2), Executive (2+1).

Amenities Offered

All the bus operators listed with redBus aim to offer a standard experience that doesn’t compromise the passengers’ safety and comfort. The buses are equipped with all the necessary amenities to make the travel experience comfortable for the passengers. Some of the commonly available amenities include the following.

  • Charging Point/ USB Port
  • WiFi
  • CCTV
  • Reading Light
  • Hand Sanitizer

Boarding & Drop-off Points

Here is a list of some commonly used boarding points by a majority of the bus operators serving with redBus for the Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh route.

  • Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
  • Hentian Duta

The most commonly used drop-off locations include Ipoh Amanjaya & Terminal Amanjaya.

Bus Fare from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh

The fare of buses from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh ranges between 20-33 MYR. The highest fare on this route, i.e. MYR 33 is for Etika Express buses and the lowest fare, i.e. MYR 20 is for Kesatuan Express buses. The bus fare on this route is quite affordable, and many passengers/daily commuters prefer a bus to cover this route. The fare of buses depends on the bus type, amenities offered, operator, etc.

One can check the fare of any Kuala Lumpur (KL) to Ipoh bus via redBus which is the world’s largest online bus ticket booking platform. The total ticketing cost on redBus is inclusive of all costs, and there are no hidden charges on redBus. The most popular buses on this route are Executive buses with a 2+1 seating arrangement. Some of the prominent operators who provide conveyance services from KL to Ipoh are StarMart Express, Etika Express, Kesatuan Express, KPB Ekspres, GJG Express, Transnasional, etc.

Night Bus from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh

KL is the capital city of Malaysia & Ipoh is the capital of Perak state. It is a busy route as a lot of tourists visit these cities for their tourist attractions. Daily commuters also find covering this route by bus affordable. You will find buses after 6 PM too on this route. The operators who provide buses at night from KL to Ipoh are as follows:

• StarMart Express

• Kesatuan Express

• KPB Ekspress

• GJG Express

You can easily filter buses after 6 PM from the list of all available buses via redBus mobile application/website. The interface of redBus is user friendly and easy to use. redBus will provide you with only authentic bus services, and you can choose any bus at night for going to Ipoh from KL. One can also see the ratings and reviews of all the operators on redBus for booking bus tickets of top-rated operators. The buses offered by redBus are safe for a night journey. Safety measures against the Covid-19 situation are also taken on buses offered by redBus from KL to Ipoh.

Travel Duration from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh

The road distance between KL and Ipoh is around 200 KM, and it takes 3 hours (approx.) to cover this route by bus. The time taken to cover this route depends on the weather condition, bus condition, etc. The fastest bus from KL to Ipoh is provided by StarMart Express, KPB Ekspress, etc. which taken 3 hours and 15 minutes to cover this route. Some of the StarMart Express buses also take 3 hours and 54 minutes to cover this route.

One can check the time taken to reach Ipoh from KL on any particular bus via redBus mobile application/website. One can do pre-booking after comparing the travel duration, fare, etc. of different buses via redBus. You can also choose from Hentian Duta and TBS (Terminal Bersepadu Selatan) as your boarding point in KL via redBus. You can also choose to travel from KL Sentral to Ipoh by bus if you have arrived at the KL Sentral by train/bus. You can filter buses based on various boarding and dropping points on redBus.

Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh bus schedule

The first KL to Ipoh bus on this route leaves from KL at 7 AM of KPB Ekspress & the last bus on this route departs from KL at 11:45 PM. StarMart Express provides the last bus on this route. There are around six operators on this route who provide more than thirty buses on this route daily. You will find bus services from KL to Ipoh at regular intervals due to a large number of buses operating on this route. This route is a busy route and travelling by bus is flexible & comfortable on this route.

One can check the schedule of buses on any particular route via the redBus mobile application/website. redBus also offers a smart bus tracking feature to its users through which they can know about the exact location of their bus at any point throughout the journey.

Things to do in Ipoh

Ipoh is the capital city of Perak State in Malaysia and is also popular for being the gateway to the Cameron Island hill station. It’s a fun place to visit for travelers as it offers some of the most popular and attractive tourist spots, including:

  • Kok Lok Tong Cave
  • Birch Memorial Clock Tower
  • Ling Sen Tong Temple, Ipoh World
  • Gaharu Tea Valley
  • Ulu Geroh Rafflesia Trail
  • Kellie’s Castle
  • Tempurung Cave
  • Sunway Lost World
  • Perak Cave Temple

Tips for Booking a Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh Bus

The easiest way to book a bus is online, and the best online platform that you can book on is redBus. The easy to use online interface makes the ticket booking process a cakewalk. You just have to visit the redBus website or mobile application and enter your travel route in the “From” & “To” section. Now, just add the date of travel and click on search. redBus will provide you with numerous bus options to choose from. You can make your pick and select your seat to proceed further. After this, enter your personal information and verify your contact number using the OTP. The last step is to make your payment and confirm your booking!

  • Mayang Sari Express
  • KKKL Express
  • Kesatuan Express
  • Intertop Express
  • GJG Express
  • Etika Express
  • ED Airilariana

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