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About Pudu Sentral Bus Terminal
Pudu Sentral bus station is a centrally located bus station in Kuala Lumpur. The Pudu Sentral bus terminal was inaugurated in 1976 and has been operational. The Pudu Sentral bus station is also called the Puduraya bus terminal, its former name. While the name has now changed to Pudu Sentral bus station, several direction boards still have the old name. The bus station was innovated recently. The Pudu Sentral bus terminal experiences a huge volume of buses, from which most of the traffic comes from local buses.
Buses from Pudu Sentral bus station serve both the northern and the southern cities of Malaysia. Some frequently traveled cities from the Pudu Sentral bus station are Ipoh, Penang, Alor Setar, etc. You can also take a bus to Singapore from the Pudu Sentral terminal. The bus stop is located at a busy spot. Therefore, you might experience heavy traffic during the busy season. It’s better to book your online bus tickets in advance using the redBus app.
How to Get to the Terminal
There are different ways of reaching the Pudu Sentral bus station. You can use any of these modes of travel to reach the bus station in time.
Cabs and taxis are the most popular way to reach Pudu Sentral bus station. You can contact a local cab or taxi service provider and book a cab to the Pudu Sentral bus terminal. Alternatively, you can book a cab to the bus station via any cab booking app.
Buses are the most common way of commuting in Kuala Lumpur. Hence, you will easily find a local bus stop near your location. You can board a local bus to drop you at the Pudu Sentral bus station.
Travel to the Pudu Sentral bus station using a personal vehicle if you have a two or four-wheeler. A private car is best if you return to Kuala Lumpur in a day or two. You can park your vehicle nearby. However, try using a local bus or a cab if you are going for a long trip. Don’t let parking become a hassle and disrupt your travel plans.
Popular Bus Routes
Buses for several cities leave the Pudu Sentral bus station daily. You can check the bus schedule on the redBus app to track the routes. Some popular bus routes that start from the Pudu Sentral bus station are:
- Pudu Sentral to KLIA
- Pudu Sentral to Tanjung Malim
- Pudu Sentral to Awana Bus Terminal
- Pudu Sentral to Genting Highlands
Amenities at the Terminal
The Pudu Sentral bus station has the reputation of being one of the best bus stations in Malaysia. Recently, the bus station was renovated, and several new features appeared. The Pudu Sentral bus terminal can accommodate more than 1200 passengers at once. Also, the station is fully air-conditioned to provide a comfortable experience to the passengers waiting for their buses.
The bus station has several retail outlets and food joints. The terminal has 22 gates to manage the footfall during rush hours. The bus station has an airport feel to it due to the presence of numerous facilities. Some other amenities include luggage lockers where you can keep your luggage in return for a small fee.
The bus station has a huge waiting area. Also, to meet your last-minute cash needs, the bus terminal is equipped with ATMs. The bus station is centrally located. Hence, several convenience stores are nearby.
Popular Bus Operators at Pudu Sentral
Some of the best bus service providers have their buses running from the Puduraya bus terminal. The bus companies include:
- Causeway Link
- Airport Coach
- Star Shuttle Express
- Johor Corporation
- Airport Coach
- Setara Jaya
You can use the Pudu Sentral contact number to know more about these buses and their timings. However, you can also read about these companies and their buses on the redBus app.The main bus operators serving to and from Pudu Sentral are:
Things You Can Do at the Terminal
The location of the Pudu Sentral bus station makes it ideal for the passengers. Instead of waiting for your bus for long hours, you can try to explore the area. Some of the things that you can do if you are in Pudu Sentral are:
- Visit the iconic Pudu Wet Market. It is a unique market that was established in the 1950s. The place is popular for its seafood. You will find a wide array of seafood like squids, prawns, etc.
- If you want to take a pet home from Pudu Sentral, you can visit the famous Pudu Pet Market. You will find a wide variety of beautiful fish you can buy as pets.
- If you are looking for an adventure, you can visit Jalan Sarawak. The place has a lot of mystery and is a perfect spot for ghost hunters. The noodles stall near the place is quite famous.
Disclaimer: Bus timings, routes, and fares are subject to change. Please check the redBus app or website for any last-minute changes.