A bus takes around 5-6 hours in connecting two famous tourist destinations. Taking a bus is one of the convenient ways of travelling from Penang to Kuala Lumpur. There are around 205 buses plying in this route on a daily basis. Most of the buses ensure passengers’ comfort and safety at all times.
Kuala Lumpur is a vibrant city with some of the iconic views attracting a number of visitors from Penang. KL comprises of modern skyscrapers, Mogul-styled domes, shopping centres and much more. Travelling by bus to KL is one of the economical and comfortable ways of travel.
You can choose from the list of 12 bus operators plying in this route. The bus tickets from Penang to Kuala Lumpur can be purchased at a minimum value of MYR 34.4, depending on the type of bus you choose to travel. Several types of buses, driven by skilled drivers help to cover the distance of 353 kms.
Bus Schedules & Types
Penang to Kuala Lumpur buses ply at various hours of the day. They depart from several boarding points in Penang and drop passengers at different locations in KL. Some of the major operators functioning in this route are New Asian Travel, KPB Express, Transnasional and many more.
The first New Asian Travel bus leaves from Penang Komtar at 12:00 am and reaches TBS in KL at 7:00 am. While, the last bus departs from Nibong at 11:45 pm and reached KL Sentral bus terminal at 5:15 am.
All the buses come in different styles and categories. A few of the bus types include SVIP, Seater, Business Club, Executive, VIP and many more. These buses are designed with clean interiors and comfortable seating features.
Simply choose your nearest boarding or drop location and travel in ease. Penang to KL buses maintain a number of pick up points and arrival locations, which enable passengers to make an optimal choice.
There are a number of places from where you can board your preferred bus and get down at your desired drop off location. This helps you to board the bus from your nearest location and alight from the bus at your convenient arrival point.
Some of the popular drop off places in Kuala Lumpur are TBS, Hentian Duta, Tepi, Jalan Duta, etc. TBS or Terminal Bersepadu Selatan is the major location from where most of the passengers board their bus. There are a few popular bus boarding locations in Penang such as Butterworth, Penang Sentral, Sungai Nibong, Terminal Bas Express, etc.
Places of Interests at Kuala Lumpur
There are many things to see in Kuala Lumpur. The city is filled with many entertainment options suitable for all ages, a few of the attractions are:
- Petronas Tower
- Batu Caves
- Bukit Bintang
- Little India
- Sunway Lagoon Theme Park
- Menara KL