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Bus From Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Perlis

Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Perlis Bus Service

Avg. Bus Duration
Buses depart from
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Daily Bus Services
Cheapest Bus Ticket
5 hours 27 mins
Kuala Lumpur
Kuala Perlis
MYR 45

Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Perlis Bus Distance

Earliest Bus
07:25 AM
Last Bus
11:59 PM
497 km
Bus Companies

Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Perlis Bus Schedule & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
Maraliner 09:30 PM 09:30 PM 7 hrs 9 mins
Sani Express 09:00 PM 09:00 PM 6 hrs 30 mins
Cosmic Express 09:15 AM 09:15 PM 7 hrs 48 mins
AeroCity Express 09:00 AM 11:15 PM 4 hrs 22 mins
Pancaran Matahari 10:00 PM 10:00 PM 6 hrs 0 mins


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.

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 Kuala Perlis?

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.

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).

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Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Perlis Bus

Kuala Lumpur is a reputable territory that’s generally called KL. It's the national capital and the most important city in Malaysia. It's also one amongst the fastest growing metropolitans in southeast Asia in terms of the populace and its financial development. Whereas Kuala Perlis is known to be the second-largest city in Malaysia. It is the primary port within the northwest Peninsular Malaysia which shares the border with Thailand. Some parts of the town here have houses and mosques built on stilts over mangrove swamps.

The bus route between KL and Kuala Perlis is one of Malaysia's most popular tourist itineraries. This is due to the fact that Kuala Perlis serves as the entryway to Malaysia's most popular tourist destination, Langkawi Island. As a result, many tourists and many locals travel from Lumpur to Langkawi by bus via Kuala Perlis.

The bus ride from KL to Perlis normally takes approximately 6-7 hours and covers about 500 km. Coaches primarily depart from TBS (Terminal Bersepadu Selatan), though some will stop at Hentian Duta Station to take travelers.

About Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur, sometimes known as KL, is the Malaysian capital city. The Golden Triangle, which includes KLCC, Bukit Bintang, and Chinatown, is the city's main appeal. Popular as the city's entertainment district, these areas are linked to some of the city's most fashionable nightclubs, lounges, and pubs.

The Petronas Towers (a suspension bridge as well as observation space), Merdeka Square, Chinatown (on Petaling Street), the House of Parliament, Tugu Negara (a national monument), Istana Budaya, and various mosques such as the Masjid Negara, Masjid Jamek,  and the Federal Territory Mosque are all popular tourist attractions in Kuala Lumpur.

Batu Caves, Aquaria KLCC, and the National Zoo are also popular tourist destinations. Werners,  The Beach Club, the Luna Bar, and many other trendy nightclubs, bars, and lounges are all located in the city center.

About Kuala Perlis

Kuala Perlis is a small fishing village on the Perlis River's estuary. Because Kuala Perlis Jetty is the primary jetty between Phuket (Thailand) and Langkawi Island, many travelers choose to stop here and explore the fishing town while enjoying the best local seafood.

Besides seafood, Kuala Perlis is famed for its 'Laksa (noodle with milk curry).' One of the town's attractions is visiting some antique buildings and mosques raised on stilts over a mangrove swamp.

Nature lovers can visit Perlis State Park, where they can enjoy bird viewing, kayaking, and even caving. It's also renowned as a shopping paradise, and because Perlis shares a boundary with Thailand, you can buy many local and Thai products at a discount.

Things to do in Kuala Perlis

There are several activities to be done in this beautiful city in Malaysia. Here is a list of tourist attractions in Kuala Perlis that are worth your time:

  • Go to Arau's Galeri Diraja Istana - The palace dates back over a century and is a stunning example of Malay architecture in the region.
  • Enjoy the panorama from the Tuanku Syed Putra Bridge - The evening is the perfect time to visit, as you'll be able to enjoy spectacular views of the sunsets, fishing boats arriving for the night, and even the distant silhouettes of Langkawi and Thailand looming against a pink/blue tapestry.
  • Visit Malaysia's most beautiful mosque- Take a walk across Kuala Perlis Jetty, which has a well-paved boulevard, and savour the sea breeze. On your way, you'll pass by the lovely Masjid Al-Hussain.
  • Indulge in delectable seafood - A big food court close to the mosque houses several seafood restaurants. To encourage visitors, vendors set up displays of seafood and fresh fish.
  • Go crazy shopping in Padang Besar - There is a huge complex with many sellers offering makeup, beauty products, apparel, toys, cookware, purses, shoes, jewellery, and other items.

Best time to visit Kuala Perlis

From mid-December to late February is the ideal time of the year for visiting Kuala Perlis to enjoy general outdoor tourism activities. The average temperature in Kuala Perlis varies very little. Given the humidity, temperatures seem hot all year, with a probability of rain for the majority of the year. If you want to explore Kuala Perlis during the hottest months, the best months to go are March, April and May. 

The East Wind Festival is a yearly event celebrated in May that marks the transition from Malaysia's generally mild temperature to a significantly dry, windy weather spell that overlaps with Perlis paddy harvesting season.

Bus Service between Kuala Lumpur and Kuala Perlis

The road distance between Kuala Lumpur and Kuala Perlis is 479 kilometers. This distance is generally covered in 6-7 hours by bus. Around six major companies efficiently provide KL to Kuala Perlis bus services to complete the 7-hour route.

The bus schedules differ from one carrier to another. Furthermore, the schedules are subject to change due to the peak season and weather constraints at the time of travel.

The buses are well-known for their on-time arrivals and departures, and the fares are reasonable; an average ticket from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Perlis by bus costs around 50 MYR. These buses to Kuala Perlis also make brief stops between routes for short breaks.

Cosmic Express offers the first bus service on a double-decker (2+1), which leaves at 7:25 am from TBS (Terminal Bersepadu Selatan). 

Kuala Perlis has a variety of public transportation options. Taxis are available in the downtown area. MyBAS, the local neighbourhood bus service, is also accessible, with one route serving Kangar, Perlis.

Boarding and Drop off Points

Commuters in Kuala Lumpur can catch their bus at designated boarding points - 

  • Hentian Duta
  • TBS
  • Terminal KTM

Drop-off points include Kuala Perlis Bus Terminal and others.

However, out of these boarding and drop-off points, certain spots vary depending on the bus company.

Popular Bus Companies from Kuala Lumpur To Kuala Perlis

Top companies on this route providing buses from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Perlis include -

Passengers can find a comprehensive list of bus service providers on

Disclaimer: Bus timings, routes, and fares are subject to change. Please check locally for any last-minute changes.

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    Sani Express
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    Pancaran Matahari
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    Etika Express


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