Bus From Kuala Lumpur to Malacca

Kuala Lumpur to Malacca Bus Service

Avg. Bus Duration: 1 hour 54 mins
Buses depart from: Kuala Lumpur
Bus arrives in: Malacca
Distance: 148 km
Cheapest Bus Ticket: MYR 8.00
Earliest Bus: 00:00
Last Bus: 23:59
Daily Bus Services: 505
Bus Companies: Cepat Express, Prisma Express, KKKL Express

Kuala Lumpur to Malacca Bus Schedule & Fare

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Cepat Express
Prisma Express
KKKL Express
707 - Inc
Neoliner Express
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How can I make an online bus ticket booking in Malaysia?
You can book a bus of your choice to any destination in Malaysia by logging on to the official website of redBus which is www.redbus.my . The site is user-friendly and you can book your bus ticket in a matter of minutes.
How do I book a bus from Kuala Lumpur to Malacca?
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 www.redbus.my and book your seat within 5 minutes.
Do I need to print out my bus ticket before boarding?
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.
Can I reschedule my journey after I have booked my ticket?
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.
How do I pay for my bus ticket on the redBus website?
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).
How many buses operate from Kuala Lumpur to Malacca?
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.
What is the quality of the buses that travel from Kuala Lumpur to Malacca?
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.
What are some of the attractive features of the buses that travel from KL to Melaka?
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.
What are the timings, journey duration, and frequency of buses from KL to Melaka?
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.
What are the pick-up and drop-off points of buses from Kuala Lumpur to Malacca? What points can I board the bus from?
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.
Can I purchase bus tickets from redBus to go from Kuala Lumpur to Malacca?
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.
What are some of the top tourist places in Malacca?
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.
Can I cancel my bus ticket booked via redBus?
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.
Can I get any discount on Kuala Lumpur to Malacca bus tickets?
Yes. Passengers can avail upto 20% discount on Kuala Lumpur to Malacca bus tickets while booking bus tickets on redBus, Malaysia.
Which is the best offer for Kuala Lumpur to Malacca bus tickets on the redBus platform?
The offer of upto 20% off on Kuala Lumpur to Malacca bus tickets is, indeed, the best offer on the redBus platform as customers can save a lot on their totale bus ticket price.
How can I get cheap bus tickets for Kuala Lumpur to Malacca buses?
redBus offers a ‘bus pass’ facility for Kuala Lumpur to Malacca buses on selected bus operators. If you are traveling with one of these operators and you travel on this route quite often, you can grab an amazing discount on your bus trip by opting in for the bus pass.
What is redBus bus pass?
By using redBus bus pass, one can save upto 25% on commuting. The bus pass is applicable on buses from selected routes and operators. To avail the pass, one can choose the route, bus operator, select number of trips and pay the one time discounted fare. This pass can be easily redeemed on the date of journey.

KL to Malacca Bus

The Kuala Lumpur to Malacca bus is available on all days of the week. The number of services per day will be different each day. It will be anywhere between 61 to 79 buses per day. The distance between Kuala Lumpur to Melaka is 149 km, which requires about 2 hrs to complete. You can see the bus schedule for the KL to Melaka route at the redBus portal.

About Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur, located in Peninsular Malaysia, is a colonial city with modern skyscrapers, natural beauty, and plenty of exciting places to enjoy. Malaysia's capital city is a perfect place to enjoy any number of days, from a single day to an extended vacation. People arrive here from all parts of the world. While people often associate this city with the Petronas Towers, there are ancient caves, a natural rainforest in the city's center, and much more. The busy city is well-connected by buses and trains to all parts of the country and the neighboring country Singapore. You can easily travel from other cities in Malaysia and from Kuala Lumpur to Malacca, Ipoh, Genting Highlands, etc., by bus.

About Melaka

Melaka, also known as Malacca, is a beautiful city with great colonial charm. Since 2008, UNESCO has mentioned Malacca City as a heritage site. The city has plenty to keep the visitors engaged and entertained for a few days. People visit here for leisure and tasty food. Reaching Malacca is more accessible by road or train. While cars are available from other cities, buses will also be the cheaper options and have a wider reach. The Kuala Lumpur to Malacca bus is a popular route, and so are the routes from Johor Bahru, Penang, Ipoh, etc. Once you arrive here, the city has everything to capture your attention and mesmerise you.

Things to do in Melaka

  • Visit the landmark Dutch Square with iconic red buildings, the oldest church, and Melaka Clock Tower.
  • River Cruise on Melaka River
  • Climb the steep stairs of St.Paul’s Hill to see the ruins of A'Famosa Fort.
  • Enjoy a 360-degree view of the city from the Melaka Tower
  • Stroll through the Jonker Walk Night Market
  • A daring sunset view standing on the glass floor of The Shore Sky Tower

Best Food in Melaka

The cuisine of Malacca displays its Peranakan heritage but it also has influences from Malay, Indian, and Chinese cuisines. There are plenty of options for trying all types of food in this city. Some of the famous foods are,

  • Ice cream served in coconuts!
  • Pandan pancakes
  • Chicken rice balls
  • Satay celup
  • Durian cendol, a Malaccan dessert

Places to visit in Melaka

  • A'Famosa Water Theme Park with the longest, most comprehensive and tallest ice cream ride.
  • A'Famosa Safari Wonderland in the A'Famosa Resort
  • Jonker Street is the best place to shop for any item, from a snack to an antique piece.
  • Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum, a pre- WWII Peranakan house turned into a museum.
  • Pantai Klebang Sand Dunes near the Klebang Beach with white sandy desert and beach.

Best time to visit Malacca

The best time to visit Melaka is in September and October. The weather will be warm with maximum sunlight and slight rainfall in these months. Malacca has a typical tropical rainforest climate, so there will be frequent rainfall and high humidity. These two months will be more comfortable than any other year. The few weeks in April and early May are also considered dry months in Malacca, an ideal time for a vacation.

The diverse culture of Malacca is evident in its festivals, another good time for a visit here. Thaipusam, the festival for Lord Muruga, celebrated in late January or early February, is a prominent festival in Malacca. The other famous festivals of Malacca include the Chinese New year in February and Lantern Festival in September.

Bus Service between KL and Melaka

Although the bus service from KL to Melaka starts early in the morning, the regular services start at 7.25 am. There onwards, there are buses at regular intervals till 11 pm. The buses are economy (2+2) or executive (2+1) types with different amenities. You can book the bus ticket online at affordable rates.

Boarding and Drop-off Points

If you are looking for a KL Sentral to Melaka bus, you will be disappointed as there is no service from this bus station. Likewise, looking for a Melaka Sentral to KL Sentral bus schedule is also futile. The pickup and drop-off points are,

  • Boarding points: TBS (Terminal Bersepadu Selatan)
  • Drop-off points: Melaka Sentral

Popular Bus Company from Kuala Lumpur to Malacca

13 Bus companies operate buses on the KL to Melaka route. All the buses serve the direct route from TBS to Melaka Sentral. Each bus is rated on a scale of 1-5 by the passengers who have traveled with them. You can see them in the bus search results. Some of the top-rated Kuala Lumpur to Malacca buses are,

Are you looking for affordable bus tickets from KL to Melaka?

You can buy affordable bus tickets from KL to Melaka online on the redBus website or mobile application.

Why Choose redBus for your Journey?

redBus is the best option to book bus tickets from KL to Melaka online. The platform is user-friendly and allows you to compare different bus operators and read reviews about buses from past travellers. redBus only works with the best operators to guarantee you the best service. You can also enjoy discounts on your booking and 24x7 customer care service. Other facilities include cancellation, rescheduling, bus pass, etc.

Weather in Melaka

The climate in Melaka does not change much throughout the year and remains hot and humid with frequent rainfall. The average temperature is around 28°C and can reach up to 33°C during the summer. Although there is not much temperature variation, some months like November tend to be rainier.

How to book Kuala Lumpur to Malacca bus tickets online on redBus?

To book Kuala Lumpur to Malacca bus tickets online on redBus, follow the steps mentioned below -

  • Scroll up to the top of this page.
  • Click on ‘Modify’ to change the date. You can also use this option to change the route. After selecting the date, click on ‘Search’.
  • You will see the list of buses from Kuala Lumpur to Malacca for your chosen date. Compare and choose a bus.
  • Next, select seats, boarding and drop-off points.
  • Enter passenger details and proceed to pay.
  • Make the payment to confirm the booking. You will receive your bus ticket online via email and SMS.

Kuala Lumpur to Malacca Bus

KL to Melaka Bus

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Cepat Express
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Prisma Express
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KKKL Express
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707 - Inc
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Neoliner Express
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Mega Star Transportation (Kejora Express)
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Kejora Masyhur Sdn.Bhd (Kejora Express)
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Delima Express
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Delima Express
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Delima Express
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Delima Express
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Delima Vision
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KPB Ekspress
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Supernice Grassland
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Melor Interline Express
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Pancaran Matahari
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Eltabina Jaya Express
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Kesatuan Express
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Top Liner
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Star Qistina Express


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Return Bus Tickets Online

If you are travelling from KL to Melaka, you can book a bus ticket online from the redBus site. At the time of booking a KL to Melaka bus, you can book return tickets from Melaka to KL by selecting a return date. If you did not add the return date during the initial search, you could add it during the KL to Melaka bus booking process by selecting the 'Add return tickets' option. There are many buses available on both routes.