|Bus Operator||First Bus||Last Bus||Duration|
|Transnasional||08:00||23:59||3 hrs 25 mins||VIEW PRICE|
|Plusliner||07:30||23:59||4 hrs 15 mins||VIEW PRICE|
|Nice||09:20||19:00||4 hrs 30 mins||VIEW PRICE|
|Konsortium (Malaysia)||07:30||23:59||2 hrs 15 mins||VIEW PRICE|
|City Express||09:30||23:55||4 hrs 45 mins||VIEW PRICE|
Kuala Lumpur is nearly 250 square miles in area and is a buzzing metropolis capital city of Malaysia. Locals explain that the word Kuala Lumpur means muddy-confluence in Malay. The city has multiple tourist attractions including its pristine beaches, the Cameroon Highlands which is famous for tea, and beautiful landmarks showing the history, art, and culture of the place, its mixed religious diversity, and a buzzing economy. Penang Island is perhaps one of the most scenic and beautiful Malaysian islands known as the birthplace of Jimmy Choo, the shoe company. Traveling from Penang to the capital of Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, is a breeze as you can travel by air, train, car or bus. Penang Bridge at South Georgetown connects the mainland to Penang at Butterworth.
There are 16 bus operators on this route and buses are available every 30 minutes at night and day. 188 daily buses ply between Penang and Kuala Lumpur. The most famous operators are GJG Express and KKKL Express on the route.
Penang to Kuala Lumpur Bus Details:
The buses to KL run from the main bus station in Penang, Terminal Bersepadu Selatan (TBS). The pick-up points for buses to KL from Penang are Penang Sentral, Sungai Nibong, and Penang Komtar connecting to the drop points at KL which are TBS, Hentian Duta, Berjaya Times Square, KL Sentral, and Sentral Bus Terminal, and the Terminal KTM rail station.
It is about 358 km by bus via the E1 Lebuhraya Utara – Selatan. The fare could range between RM 33 to RM 49 depending on the kind of bus. Some of the tickets are refundable and can be rescheduled if need be.
The buses are the most economical and safe mode of travel preferred by travelers and locals alike with peak traffic of 65 buses between 12 and 6 pm. The bus coaches are also graded as a single and double deck, SVIP, VIP, Business Economy Club, Xtreme, Standard, and Executive.
At Kuala Lumpur, one can travel around by city shuttles, express routes, local shuttles, and trunk routes. Within KL you can use any of the five bus hubs like the KL Sentral, Maluri, Pudu Sentral, KLCC, and Titiwangsa.
Things to do in Kuala Lumpur:
The must-see tourist places in Kuala Lumpur are:
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A road journey from Penang to Kuala Lumpur is made comfortable by buses. Usually, bus timings differ from one bus operator to another. The time taken to complete the journey from Penang to Kuala Lumpur is reliant on traffic and climatic conditions. The robust bus service between Penang and Kuala Lumpur creates convenience for many commuters. All the buses are well maintained and driven by capable drivers.
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