Kuala Lumpur Sentral Train Station to Malacca by bus – AKA Circling Malaysia by rail (mostly) 2/4

Having caught the night train to Kuala Lumpur, and arrived early in the morning, next I want to move on to Malacca.

Part 1 relates the trip from Penang to KL Sentral Station.

There is no train line to Malacca, although if you wish you can catch a train to Tampin from KL, and then get a taxi to Malacca. I chose to catch a bus, saving money and time.  Unfortunately they have made it difficult, and even the naming is difficult, and the bus departs from the southern bus terminal, known as Terminal Bersepadu Selatan at Bandar Tasik Selatan station. (TBSBTS).  In other words you have to go to Bandar Tasik Selatan station on the KTM Komuter – or take some other more complicated or expensive ways.

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  1. This is very nice…I thought to Malacca there is also a Shuttle Bus from Puduraya Sentral? I may be out-dated here!! Thanks for sharing info, step by step, for all travellers !! EXCELLANT, Ian!!

  2. Thank you guys for direction to Malcca city from Kuala Lumpur using public transport. Most impressed by illustration using photos! Now I am really looking forward to visit M’sia this August. Q!

  3. Thnx s lot, u hv taken so much pain to go step by step , photos after photos …. im so much debt to you for this help. God bless you dear. – Sanjoy Guha (fm Calcutta, India)
    Pls visit my country India , thnx a looot .

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