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Bus From Malacca to Ipoh

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Malacca to Ipoh Bus Schedule & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
KPB Ekspress 10:30 21:30 5 hrs 51 mins VIEW PRICE

Malacca to Ipoh Bus

Malacca (Melaka) is known as the unofficial historical capital of Malaysia. It has a rich and unique heritage and the city presents an amalgamation of historical buildings and modern shopping centers. The food and local customs are a big attraction here for tourists. While Ipoh serves as the gateway to the Cameroon Highlands hill station that’s less explored by travelers, one can enjoy its exciting history through street murals and museums. Its countryside is decked with impressive cave temples.

Traveling to Ipoh from Malacca (Melaka) is relaxing as the distance is only 360 km and you have plenty of choices as several buses are available. Nearly 5 to 6 companies offer their bus services on this route. The travel time for this journey takes between 3 to 5 hours depending on the pick-up and drop-off points. During any day of the week, you will have nearly 8 to 10 buses available on this route.

The bus journey from Malacca (Melaka) to Ipoh does not take long. Nevertheless, it is going to be enjoyable and comfortable with a lot of natural scenic beauty on the way.

Malacca (Melaka) to Ipoh Bus Details

These are state-of-the-art buses that operate on this route with all arrangements for the comfort and safety of passengers. Bus operators running on this route have an exceptional track record. The prominent ones offering bus service on this route are Kejora Express, Transnasional, Kesatuan Express, StarMart Express, and Cepat Express.

The first bus from Malacca (Melaka) to Ipoh starts at 10:00 AM from Melaka Sentral and the last bus of the day leaves at 10:00 PM. The fleet of operators on this route are professionals in their domain and they follow a strict code of sticking to a schedule.

Keeping the convenience of travelers in mind, the buses stop for a quick break on the way. The bus tickets from Malacca (Melaka) to Ipoh are in the range of MYR 32 to MYR 40 depending on the type of bus preferred by a passenger. Two types of coaches are available on this route, namely SVIP and Business Economy Club.

You can book your bus tickets online with ease. The pick-up point in Malacca (Melaka) for this route is Melaka Sentral, and upon reaching Ipoh, the bus shall drop you off at Ipoh Amanjaya. Both the pick-up and drop-off points are at prominent locations of the two cities and hence passengers will have no issues in finding conveyance for further travel.

Things to do in Ipoh

The list of the best things that you can do or places you could visit in Ipoh are:

  • Kek Lok Tong Cave Temple: It is a large temple complex covering 12 acres of land.
  • Birch Memorial Clock Tower: A black and white building built in 1909 with British architecture.
  • Gaharu Tea Valley: Located outside Ipoh, it's worthy of a day trip.
  • Ling Sen Tong Temple: It’s a Chinese temple with incredible and intricate architecture.
  • Memory Lane: Famous flea market in Ipoh where travelers can experience the local culture and lifestyle.

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All buses tagged with the Safety+ sign are disinfected after every trip, have drivers and staff that wear masks and gloves at all times, and have hand sanitizers installed in them. Users are also expected to maintain social distancing, wear masks and observe personal hygiene, and travel only if needed.

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

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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 Malacca 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).

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