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Bus From Kuala Lumpur to Johor bahru

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Kuala Lumpur to Johor bahru Bus Schedule & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
Yellow Star Express 01:00 22:00 5 hrs 12 mins VIEW PRICE

Bus Journey from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru

Travellers can easily opt for a coach travel and book bus tickets from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru at a minimum value of MYR 30. Most of the buses halt for 15-20 minutes for refreshment breaks at random rest stops. Both the cities consist of a great connectivity allowing commuters to travel in ease. 

Travelling by bus from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru is one of the convenient and economical modes of transport. Buses usually takes around 5-6 hours to complete the road journey of 326 kms. Travellers may choose from a fleet of 105 buses plying in this route, which adheres to punctual and safety measures. Besides, there are around 11 coach operators providing bus services to Johor Bahru from KL on a daily basis.

Information on Buses

Commuters may travel to Johor Bahru for various reasons; however seeking for a comfortable travel experience is a basic requirement of every passenger. Therefore, all the buses running in this route comes with reclining seats, air conditioning, and on-board toilets offering comfort during the journey. Some of the types of buses are Seater, Executive, Standard, Basic single decker and many more. A few popular operators plying in this route are Mayang Sari Express, Yakin Express, Causeway Link, etc.

A passenger may board the first Yakin Express bus leaving from TBS at around 12:30 am and reaches JB Larkin Bus Terminal at 6:00 am. While, the last Mayang Sari Express bus departs from TBS at 8:00 pm and reaches Johor Bahru at 12:20 am. Most of the buses pass through all the major boarding and drop points in both the cities. Some of the major pick up locations in Kuala Lumpur are TBS, Jalan Imbi, etc. Whereas, the drop points in Johor Bahru includes Larkin Bus Terminal, Gelang Patah Bus Terminal and many more.

Attractions at Johor Bahru

The destination called Johor Bahru is filled with many interesting places. Some of its attractions are as follows:

  • Legoland
  • Sultan Abu Bakar
  • Old Chinese Temple
  • Hello Kitty Town
  • Little Paris

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Top Bus Operator Images


    Kuala Lumpur

    • Berjaya times square
    • Chinatown Kl
    • Swiss garden hotel kl
    • TBS (Terminal Bersepadu Selatan)
    • Tbs (terminal bersepadu selatan)

    Johor bahru

    • JB Larkin Bus Terminal
    • Johor bahru
    • Johor bahru (skudai)
    • Larkin Bus Terminal
    • Terminal Taman Universiti


    Easy online bus booking methods and secure payment options on enable travellers to book Kuala Lumpur to Johor bahru 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 Johor bahru?

    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 ) What is the distance between Kuala Lumpur and Johar Bahru and what is the time taken for KL to JB bus to reach Johar Bahru?

    A: The distance between KL and Johar Bahru is about 330 kilometers. A non-stop bus will take a travel time of 4 to 5 hours to reach Johar Bahru from KL.

    Q-7 ) What are the major terminals in Johar Bahru for my drop point?

    A: There are two main drop points for buses in Johar Bahru. They are JB Larkin Sentral Bus Terminal and Univ Park Terminal. You can choose one of these stops or check with your bus operator to see if more stops are available.

    Q-8 ) What kind of buses are available between Kuala Lumpur and Johor Bahru?

    A: There are different kinds of buses that are available on this route. Your bus facilities will depend on the type of bus and operator you select for your journey. The general buses that are available on the route between Kuala Lumpur and Johor Bahru are SVIP buses, Luxury buses, Standard buses, and Express buses. Some of these buses come with reclining seats for the long journey.

    Q-9 ) Who are the major bus operators provided by redBus on this route?

    A: redBus provides bus services to various destinations including KL and Johar Bahru. You can book your ticket from major operators like Neoliner Express, Mayang Sari Express, City Express, Transnational, and Intertop Express from our website or mobile app.

    Q-10 ) What is the ticket price for the bus journey between KL and Johar Bahru?

    A: The ticket price will vary on the type of bus you choose for your journey. Tickets range from RM 19.5 to RM 36 and this price varies due to a number of factors such as type of bus, amenities provided, etc. redBus only facilitates online booking of bus tickets from the comfort of your home. You can see the ticket pricing for various buses on any given route on the official redBus app or website.

    Q-11 ) How many buses leave early in the morning to Johar Bahru from KL?

    A: There are many buses that ply on the KL to Johar Bahru route that start at different times during the day. You can list the buses according to your convenience by using the filter for “Departure Time” on the left side of the page. Just select the buses that have departure time before 6:00 A.M. to have a list of buses that leave early in the morning from KL.

    Q-12 ) Who do I need to contact for any ticket related information? How will I know if there is a delay in the departure time of the bus?

    A: For timings and seat related information, you can contact your bus operator or the customer service team at redBus. Our Customer Service team is available 24/7 to address your queries. Usually, if there is a major delay, your bus operator will call you and intimate you of the delay. Alternatively, you can also call your operator before you start for the boarding point to know the departure time.

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