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Bus From Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh

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Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh Bus Schedule & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
KPB Ekspress 07:00 22:30 3 hrs 34 mins VIEW PRICE

Bus ride 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.

Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh Bus Details

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.

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!

redBus Safety+

Safety+ is a new feature by redBus that ensures all important Covid-19 measures are followed across all aspects of bus travel. This includes sanitization after every trip, use of face masks and gloves, periodic temperature checks, and installation of alcohol-based sanitizers inside buses and at boarding/dropping points.

Bus operators can use Safety+ sign to show that their vehicles and staff are abiding by all measures recommended by the government. Users can also use this feature to identify bus services that follow all the guidelines.

As part of this action to ensure safer bus travel in and around Malaysia, redBus requests all its users to follow social distancing and cleanliness measures. While travelling, wear a face mask, use hand sanitizer, and avoid touching your face. If you or someone in your family is unwell, avoid travelling for some time.

Top Bus Operator Images


    Kuala Lumpur

    • Hentian duta
    • TBS (Terminal Bersepadu Selatan)
    • Tbs (terminal bersepadu selatan)


    • Ipoh Amanjaya
    • Terminal Amanjaya, Ipoh


    Easy online bus booking methods and secure payment options on enable travellers to book Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh bus tickets. Avail great redBus offers on bus reservation. Simply book tickets online and travel in comfort.


    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 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.

    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).

    Q-6 ) 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.

    Q-7 ) 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.

    Q-8 ) 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.

    Q-9 ) 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.

    Q-10 ) 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.

    Q-11 ) 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.

    Q-12 ) 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. It has introduced a Safety+ feature that includes staff with masks, regular temperature check-ups, deep cleaned buses, etc. You can look for safety+ mark for your operator when booking your tickets using redBus.

    Q-13 ) 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.

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