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Express Bus to Kuala Lumpur

Of all the express bus route, Singapore to Kuala Lumpur bus is the most popular and the most frequent. Many of the express bus operators will drop-off at TBS for Terminal Bersepadu Selatan. Other drop-off points include KL Setral, Chinatown and various hotels in KL city centre. The preferred drop-off point in the city centre for those who are spending the long weekend or shopping trips in KL would be the Berjaya Times Square.

Taking the express bus to Kuala Lumpur from Singapore can save you money and time when you want to arrive directly in the heart of KL hotels and shopping belt without the hassle of airport transfer. Some of the preferred express buses from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur include:

Sri Maju express bus to Kuala Lumpur

Some of the top reasons for selecting a particular bus operators are: pickup locations, comfortable seats and safety. Onboard meals, entertainment and WiFi connectivity are secondary considerations. However, operators with an established brand may be an important deciding factor too.

Express Bus Pickup Locations in Singapore

Here's some of the popular pick-up points for express buses to Kuala Lumpur from Singapore:

Pick-up Point
Kuala Lumpur
Ticket Price**
Golden Mile Complex
Golden Mile Tower
TBS(Terminal Bersepadu Selatan)
Sungai Besi Toll
Berjaya Times Square
Jalan Imbi
Sunway Lagoon
1 Utama Shopping Centre
The Plaza
(Beach Road)
KL Sentral
Terminal KTM
Textile Centre TBS(Terminal Bersepadu Selatan)
Bukit Bintang
Kitchener Complex
(Lavender MRT)
Berjaya Times Square SGD30
Singapore Flyer
(Mon-Fri only)
Berjaya Times Square
Furama Bukit Bintang Hotel
Sunway Lagoon
Boon Lay TBS(Terminal Bersepadu Selatan) SGD30
Concorde Shopping Centre
Orchard Road
Berjaya Times Square SGD28
Little India
Serangoon Road
TBS(Terminal Bersepadu Selatan)
Berjaya Times Square
Park Royal Hotel
Kitchener Road
TBS(Terminal Bersepadu Selatan)
Berjaya Times Square
Furama Bukit Bintang Hotel
Katong V Mall
Tanjong Katong Complex
Berjaya Times Square
5 Elements Hotel
City Plaza TBS(Terminal Bersepadu Selatan)
Berjaya Times Square
Pudu Sentral
Kovan Hub Berjaya Times Square
5 Elements Hotel
Big Box
Jurong East
TBS(Terminal Bersepadu Selatan) SGD35
IMM Building
Jurong East
TBS(Terminal Bersepadu Selatan) SGD45
Compass Point
TBS(Terminal Bersepadu Selatan) SGD36
Tampines TBS(Terminal Bersepadu Selatan)
Berjaya Times Square
KL Sentral
**The above ticket prices are subjected to changes without notice.

Arriving at KL City Centre - Cheaper and Less Hassle

It is still cheaper to take the express bus to KL than taking the cheap flights from Singapore. The bus fare for a one-way trip from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur starts from SGD18 and the bus will take you right into Kuala Lumpur city centre.

Typically, the express buses to KL are fairly spacious with 3 seats arranged in a row. The SVIP class has between 24 to 27 seats and a 1-way bus ticket costs from SGD25 to SGD40.

For the ultimate comfort and luxury, you may choose to travel on a 18-seater luxury Singapore-KL coach that will cost you upwards of SGD59 such as the Transtar Solitaire, which offers more leg room and elbow space. Transtar Solitaire drop-off points in Kuala Lumpur are Jalan Imbi, Berjaya Times Square and 1 Utama Shopping Centre.

Stay Connected with Your Mobile Devices

Use Your Laptop on BusWith roaming, you can remain contactable on your mobile phone. This may be one good reason why people choose to travel by an express bus to Malaysia.

On top of that, many of the Singapore to Kuala Lumpur coaches now have power plug points at the seat for you charge your laptop and tablet computers and use them throughout the entire 6-hour bus journey.

Coach with WiFi to Kuala Lumpur

Some bus operators even advertised to have WiFi internet access onboard, however, most of the time the connection is slow and intermittent. Also, not all the express buses in their fleet are equipped with WiFi, you will have to confirm at the time of booking with the express bus company that the coach has free internet access onboard.

Meal Served Onboard, Shorter Travelling Time

Meal served onboad Transtar bus

Aeroline and Transtar Solitaire serve light meal onboard to cut down the intermediate stops and reduce the total travel time. As a rule of thumb, the higher the class and price, the better the seat and the shorter the travel time.

Transtar Solitaire Bus Seats

Book Your Bus Ticket Online

Here's a couple of websites offering bus tickets: BusOnlineTicket.com and Easybook.com. With online booking you can compare bus fares and select timing from a wide selections of bus operators.

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