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Bus From Kuala Lumpur to Malacca

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Kuala Lumpur to Malacca Bus Schedule & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
Transnasional 11:45 23:45 1 hrs 45 mins VIEW PRICE
Cepat Express 16:00 16:30 2 hrs 0 mins VIEW PRICE
Mayang Sari Express 07:00 20:30 2 hrs 21 mins VIEW PRICE
KKKL Express 06:30 21:30 2 hrs 30 mins VIEW PRICE
Mega Star Transportation (Kejora Express) 01:00 05:45 2 hrs 30 mins VIEW PRICE

Kuala Lumpur to Malacca Bus

Kuala Lumpur (KL) is the capital of Malaysia. It is a cultural, economic, and financial hub for Malaysia and one of Malaysia’s three federal territories. There are two airports in Kuala Lumpur, but driving is preferred in Kuala Lumpur because every part of the city is well connected to highways. Malacca is a state in Malaysia located on the southern side of the Malay Peninsula. The distance via the road between Kuala Lumpur and Malacca is about 145 km.

It takes around 2 and a half hours to commute between the aforementioned cities via bus. A lot of transport mediums are there to commute between Kuala Lumpur and Malacca like taxi, train, etc. but a bus from KL to Melaka is the easiest and cheapest way to travel between the two cities. redBus provides easy online bus ticket booking on this route. There are numerous bus service providers on this route. The top bus service providers on this route are:

  • KKKL Express
  • Delima Express
  • Mayang Sari Express
  • Cepat Express

One can easily book tickets of respective bus operators via redBus.

Kuala Lumpur to Melaka Bus Details

A lot of people commute between Kuala Lumpur and Malacca for their work or travel. There are a lot of tourist attractions/pilgrimage sites in Kuala Lumpur and Malacca. Let us see more details about buses on this route.

Popular Bus Operators and Bus Types

Kuala Lumpur to Melaka bus operators

There are frequent buses available for Kuala Lumpur to Malacca offered by Delima Vision, Mayang Sari Express, etc. One can choose from various bus types available on this route like Executive buses (2+1), Economy Buses (2+2), etc. One can easily find the schedule of different buses with the help of redBus. There are a lot of buses providing frequent conveyance services on this route.

The fare ranges between MYR 8 to MYR 15 on this route depending upon the bus type and operator. The fare of KKKL Express buses is a little higher than other service providers because they run Executive buses with luxurious facilities. There are around 21 buses offered by KKKL Express on this route daily. 13 buses are offered on this route daily by Delima Vision and 12 by Mayang Sari Express.

Amenities Offered

The amenities offered by various buses on this route are as follows:

• Reading Light

• Charging Points

• Air-conditioners

• Sanitised Buses

• Hand Sanitisers

Boarding and Dropping Points

The TBS (Terminal Bersepadu Selatan) is the bus terminal in Kuala Lumpur from where the buses are dispatched. The drop-off point of these buses is Melaka Sentral bus station.

Things to do in Melaka

Melaka gives a glimpse of the history of Malaysia. There are a lot of places of historical importance in Melaka. Modern-day attractions like theme parks, water parks are also present in Melaka. A lot of tourists visit this beautiful city in Malaysia.

The popular places to visit in Melaka are:

  • Jonker Walk is for the shopaholics who love bargaining in tune with music and fun.
  • The two museums, the Malacca Sultanate Palace Museum and the Baba Nyonya Heritage Museum, are meant for people who want to learn about Malacca (Melaka), its history, culture, art, and architecture.
  • The Christ Church and St. Peter’s Church are Dutch remnants. The preserved body of St Francis Xavier was placed here before being shifted to the Basilica in Goa. The bell here is three centuries old and is from Goa in India.
  • Taming Sari Revolving Tower is the perfect place for a 360-degree view of Malacca (Melaka) from 260 ft above.
  • The Malacca Zoo is approximately 54 acres and houses more than 1,200 animals.

Tips to Book a Kuala Lumpur to Melaka Bus

redBus is the most used online bus booking platform in the world. You can simply book a bus Kuala Lumpur Melaka ticket via redBus mobile application or website. Open the redBus mobile application or website and enter your source and destination details in the ‘From’ & ‘To’ sections respectively and then enter your preferred date of travel in the ‘Date of Journey’ section. Click ‘Search’, and you will be displayed a complete list of available buses on the entered route.

Select your preferred bus and seat from the seat layout. You will be asked a few details like Name, Contact information, etc. Once you have entered your details and selected the seat, you can make the payment via redBus which is fully secured. Check for E-ticket send to you via mail. Don’t forget to check the Safety Plus feature in your selected bus, which makes sure that safety measures against the Covid-19 outbreak are taken. 

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.  

To enjoy the bus ride and to have a hassle-free journey in Malaysia, book your tickets with redBus.

Disclaimer: Bus timings, routes, and fares are subject to change. Please check the redBus app or website for any last-minute changes.

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    Kuala Lumpur

    • Tbs (terminal bersepadu selatan)


    • Melaka sentral


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    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 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.

    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 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.

    Q-7 ) 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.

    Q-8 ) What are some of the attractive features of the buses that travel from KL to Melaka?

    A: Most of the buses are luxury buses that provide WiFi access and CCTV surveillance for a safe journey. There are LED TVs for the entertainment of passengers. They also have USB ports for every seat and charging points for electronic gadgets so that you do not run out of battery on your journey. They also have their friendly staff helping passengers with their seating and any other queries that they might have about the trip. There are even onboard restrooms on some of the buses.

    Q-9 ) What are the timings, journey duration, and frequency of buses from KL to Melaka?

    A: The first bus departs at 3 PM and the last KL to Melaka bus departs at 10.30 PM. The total duration of the journey is between 2 hours to 2 hours 15 minutes approximately. Between 3 Pm and 10.30 PM, you could catch any bus within half an hour of each other. Please check with the bus operator for the exact departure time. Make sure you arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the departure time for timely boarding.

    Q-10 ) What are the pick-up and drop-off points of buses from Kuala Lumpur to Malacca? What points can I board the bus from?

    A: Most buses have pick-up points at Terminal Bersepadu Selatan but from different counters. The drop-off point for all the buses is Melaka Central. Both the pick-up and drop-off points are very convenient as they are city centers. To know which counter your specific bus is departing from, please check with the bus operator.

    Q-11 ) Can I purchase bus tickets from redBus to go from Kuala Lumpur to Malacca?

    A: You can easily purchase tickets from the redBus app or website at cheap rates. They run a lot of attractive deals and discounts on tickets so it is a good idea to check the app or website from time to time to get cheap tickets for your preferred date. They even allow you to reschedule your journey in a convenient manner.

    Q-12 ) 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.

    Q-13 ) Is it safe to travel amidst Covid-19?

    A: Many buses operating between Kuala Lumpur to Melaka are marked under the Safety Plus category by redBus which ensures that the buses are sanitised, and the staff is free of any kind of infection. Regular temperature checks are also offered.

    Q-14 ) Can I cancel my bus ticket booked via redBus?

    A: If you are not sure about your date of travel, then try to book buses which fall under the cancellable category in redBus. Those buses can be easily cancelled, and you will get a refund.

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