KL to Taiping Transport

There are many alternative routes from Kuala Lumpur to Taiping:

By Road:

  1. North-south Highway [AH2] via Rawang – Tapah – Ipoh – Taiping > Travel time: 3 hrs
  2. Old Trunk Road via Jalan Ipoh – Rawang – Tanjung Malim – Ipoh – K. Kangsar – Taiping > Travel time: 5 hrs
  3. Coastal Road via Klang – Kuala Selangor – Lumut – Taiping > Travel time: 5 hrs

By Train:

KLIA EkspresKLIA <> KL Sentral Schedule Times at 15 / 20 intervals KLIA Express

First / Last Train: 04:55 / 00:55 (KLIA2) > 05:00 / 01:00 (KLIA) > 05:28 / 01:28 (KL Sentral)
First / Last Train: 05:00 / 00:40 (KL Sentral) > 05:30 / 01:10 (KLIA) > 05:33 / 01:13 (KLIA2)

KTM / ETS via KL Sentral – IPOH to Taiping KTM train image

Train departure KL Sentral daily at 07:00 / 10:04 / 10:55 / 11:25 / 14:40 / 17:34 / 18:00 / 20:40 / 21:50 / 23:30
KL Sentral to Taiping by ETS train takes approximately 3 hours and 30 minutes.

By Bus via the following locations and routes:

  1. TBS – Terminal Bersepadu Selatan in Salak South (Southern Bus Terminal)
  2. Hentian Duta Bus Terminal (Northern Bus Terminal)
  3. KLIA2 > Medan Simpang Bus Terminal
  4. KLIA2 > KL Sentral by AeroBus  

KL Sentral Transit Hub

1. TBS – Terminal Bersepadu Selatan in Salak South, KL

2. Hentian Duta Bus Terminal, KL

Transport Terminals in Taiping

There are several public transport terminals in Taiping area, namely Kamunting Express Bus Terminal with Long Distance Buses running in between Taiping and various destinations in Peninsular Malaysia. Taiping Bus Terminal provides bus services in between Taiping Town and various destinations within Perak State and nearby township, such as Kuala Sepetang, Bruas, Kuala Kangsa, Pantai Remis, Kamunting and Terminal AmanJaya / Terminal Kidd in Ipoh. Medan Simpang Bus Terminal is served by Bus Operators such as StarMart Express, KBES running in between Simpang (Taiping) and Terminal Bersepadu Selatan (TBS), KLIA2 and other destinations.

KTM Railway Station with ETS and Commuter Trains connecting passengers to Padang Besar in the North-most of peninsular and Johor Bahru in the South-most. 

A. Kamunting Express Bus Terminal
This the the main Bus Terminal with Long Distance Buses running in between Taiping and various destinations in Peninsular Malaysia. Buses from TBS and Hentian Duta arrive here via Taiping Utara exit.

B. Taiping Bus Terminal
The Bus Terminal has Buses running in between Taiping Town and various destinations within Perak State and nearby township, such as Kuala Sepetang, Bruas, Kuala Kangsa, Pantai Remis, Kamunting and Terminal AmanJaya / Terminal Kidd in Ipoh.

C. Medan Simpang Bus Terminal
The Bus Terminal is served by Bus Operators such as StarMart Express, KBES running in between Simpang (Taiping) and Terminal Bersepadu Selatan (TBS), KLIA2 and other destinations.