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Bus From Kuala Lumpur to Malacca

Kuala Lumpur to Malacca Bus Service

Avg. Bus Duration
Buses depart from
Bus arrives in
Daily Bus Services
Cheapest Bus Ticket
1 hour 54 mins
Kuala Lumpur
MYR 8.4

Kuala Lumpur to Malacca Bus Distance

Earliest Bus
Last Bus
148 km

KL to Malacca Bus

Kuala Lumpur to Melaka is a popular bus route in Malaysia. More than 50 buses depart from KL to Malacca every day at frequent intervals. The distance between the two cities is 148 km, and a KL to Melaka bus takes around 2 hours to complete this journey. While travelling on this road route in Malaysia, you can enjoy picturesque views. Once you climb on the highway outside the city limits of KL, you can enjoy picturesque views of rolling hills with palm plantations. The six-lane highway makes road travel from KL to Malacca faster. To make your Malacca journey comfortable, buses are equipped with several amenities.

About Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur (KL) is the capital of Malaysia and spread across 94 square miles, Kuala Lumpur is among the most developed cities in Southeast Asia. It offers a variety of activities and places to visit. KL is a city that mixes tradition with modernity, being multicultural, warm, and noisy. Its main attractions are the Petronas Towers, the Golden Triangle, and the Sri Mahamariamman Temple. Apart from tourism, many people come to KL for education, commerce, and business opportunities. The capital city of Malaysia possesses a service-based economy which is evident in its tourism industry.

About Melaka

Melaka, also known as Malacca, is a beautiful city with great colonial charm. Since 2008, Malacca City has been mentioned as a heritage site by UNESCO. From a fishing village to a commercial/tourist hub, Malacca has come a long way. It invites you to relax amidst history and provides a welcoming atmosphere. In the past, many colonial powers have fought to get control of Malacca. By taking a trip around Malacca City, you can learn about its opulent history. The place is located only 150 km from Kuala Lumpur, making it a frequent destination for visitors to the capital. In Melaka, you will find a mix of colonial heritage, religions, architecture, and different cultures.

Are you looking for affordable bus tickets from KL to Melaka?

You can buy affordable bus tickets from KL to Melaka online on the redBus website or mobile application.

Why Choose redBus for your Journey?

redBus is the best option to book bus tickets from KL to Melaka online. The platform is user-friendly and allows you to compare different bus operators and read reviews about buses from past travellers. redBus only works with the best operators to guarantee you the best service. You can also enjoy discounts on your booking and 24x7 customer care service. Other facilities include cancellation, rescheduling, bus pass, etc.

Weather in Melaka

The climate in Melaka does not change much throughout the year and remains hot and humid with frequent rainfall. The average temperature is around 28°C and can reach up to 33°C during the summer. Although there is not much temperature variation, some months like November tend to be rainier.

Places to stay in Melaka

In Melaka, you will find several accommodation options, and you can choose the one that best suits your needs. You will find hotels, hostels, and even guest houses in the city.

Best Food in Melaka

Some of the dishes to try in Melaka are:

  • Nyonya Laksa
  • Poppiah
  • Chendol
  • Sek bak
  • Gula Melaka

When you are in Melaka, you must try the Nyonya Cuisine. It comes from Peranakans and results from the combination of different spices, Chinese ingredients, and cooking techniques. You will find many cafes and restaurants in Melaka serving various food items.

Things to do in Melaka

  • Enjoy the view from the Taming Sari Revolving Tower
  • Stroll around Stadthuys
  • Take a trishaw ride
  • Discover Villa Sentosa
  • Enjoy a Melaka river cruise

Places to visit in Melaka

  • Cheng Hoon Teng Chinese Temple: Established in 1645, Cheng Hoon Teng Chinese Temple has survived many years. Apart from historical importance, this Chinese temple also holds strong pilgrimage importance.
  • Sultanate Palace: With the help of information mentioned in Malay annals, the palace of Malacca Sultanate is recreated. Many history buffs visit the museum in Sultanate Palace daily.
  • Jonker Walk Night Market: Take a walk on Jonker Street to discover a wide range of clothes, food items, and souvenirs. Visit Jonker Street in the evening of Friday/Saturday for the best experience.
  • Cheng Ho Cultural Museum: Cheng Ho was a prominent mariner in Malaysia. The Cheng Ho Cultural Museum showcases his several popular voyages in the sea.
  • St. Paul’s Church: Constructed in 1521, St. Paul’s Church is the oldest in Southeast Asia still operating.

Travel Options in Melaka

In Melaka, it is easy to get around, and you will find an extensive and convenient public transport network. From Melaka Sentral, you can move to any part of the city or even to other destinations via bus or taxis. Another very characteristic means of transport in this city is the trishaw.

Best time to visit Melaka

The KL Sentral transit station is open at all hours for commuters. Between October and November, many people visit KL for the Shopping Carnival. KL hosts the Malaysian Grand Prix, which attracts many visitors in April. You can also visit Kuala Lumpur in September to celebrate the Festival of Malaysia. It is organised every year and attracts people from different Malay states. Hot Air Balloon Fiesta in March and Good Vibes Festival in August are also some good times to visit Kuala Lumpur. Based on the rain conditions, it is better to visit the capital city between May and July. Kuala Lumpur is relatively dry between May and July than in other months of the year.

Bus fare from KL to Melaka

The fare of KL to Melaka buses can range from 10 MYR to 15 MYR. You can see the current prices for the different bus operators for this route online on redBus.

Popular Bus Companies from KL to Melaka

Some of the popular bus companies from KL to Melaka are -

Boarding and Drop-off Points

Boarding Points in Kuala Lumpur

  • TBS (Terminal Bersepadu Selatan)

Dropp-off Points in Malacca

  • Melaka Sentral

How to book Kuala Lumpur to Malacca bus tickets online on redBus?

To book Kuala Lumpur to Malacca bus tickets online on redBus, follow the steps mentioned below -

  • Scroll up to the top of this page.
  • Click on ‘Modify’ to change the date. You can also use this option to change the route. After selecting the date, click on ‘Search’.
  • You will see the list of buses from Kuala Lumpur to Malacca for your chosen date. Compare and choose a bus.
  • Next, select seats, boarding and drop-off points.
  • Enter passenger details and proceed to pay.
  • Make the payment to confirm the booking. You will receive your bus ticket online via email and SMS.

Kuala Lumpur to Malacca Bus

KL to Melaka Bus


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

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.

What is the quality of the buses that travel from Kuala Lumpur to Malacca?

A: KL to Melaka bus services are operated by high-quality companies that are equipped with AC and other amenities. They have some standard buses but most of them are SVIP or executive class buses. They have LCD coaches with a lot of leg space which makes the journey luxurious and comfortable. People who have used these services are happy with their timeliness and reliable service. They have enough space to carry luggage as well.

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

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

How many buses operate from Kuala Lumpur to Malacca?

A: There are around 10 bus companies that offer buses from KL to Melaka such as Transnasional, Mayang Sari Express, KKKL Express, Delima express, and Mega Star Transportation (Kejora Express). Download the interactive and user-friendly app or vist the official website to know more.

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.

What are some of the top tourist places in Malacca?

A: St. Paul’s church, Christ Church, Stadthuys, Melaka Sultanate Palace, Cheng Ho’s museum, and A’Famosa rate high amongst places to visit in Malacca. You could also plan your trip with redBus which will take care of tickets to help you commute to your destination.

  • KKKL Express
  • Delima Express
  • Mayang Sari Express
  • Transnasional
  • Mega Star Transportation (Kejora Express)


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    Return Bus Tickets Online

    If you are travelling from KL to Melaka, you can book a bus ticket online from the redBus site. At the time of booking a KL to Melaka bus, you can book return tickets from Melaka to KL by selecting a return date. If you did not add the return date during the initial search, you could add it during the KL to Melaka bus booking process by selecting the 'Add return tickets' option. There are many buses available on both routes.

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