Kuala Lumpur Airport -  Ground Transportation Options to City Hotel

Airport to Hotel (Express Train)

Kuala Lumpur has two main airports, Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA), and Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (KLIA2). Both are located in Sepang which is about 30 minutes from the city center.

From KLIA and KLIA2 take the KLIA Express train (no in-between stops) or KL Transit train (commuter therefore makes stops) to KL Sentral station.

Follow the signs to the KLIA Ekspres train station from KUL Terminal 1 or KLIA Terminal 2

The entrance to the Ekspres and KL transit trains are located at Level 1.

A single ride ticket card can be purchased at the train station located in the main Transit Concourse at Level 1 in both terminals. Take either train and exit at KL Sentral Station. If staying at hotel at KL Sentral then walk to your hotel. If staying at KLCC area then take LRT train, Kelana Jaya line, to KLCC Station or a Taxi from KL Sentral station to your hotel.

LRT, KTM Commuter & Metro trains run all over the city from KL Sentral Station. Several taxi companies also have their desks upstairs in the station concourse level at KL Sentral. The last train that connects KLIA Terminal to KL Sentral station leaves at 12:30am after midnight.

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Airport to Hotel (by Bus)  Follow the signs to Public Bus station from Arrival halls at KLIA (Terminal 1) & KLIA Terminal 2.

The Public Bus Station is in the next buiding of the terminal 1 on the ground level of the car park.

You will see ticket desks for Bus companies inside the bus station. Buses pull outside to pickup and drop-off passengers.

Many Bus companies like Star Shuttle, Aerobus, Express operates bus from KLIA (Terminal 1) & KLIA Terminal 2 go to KL Sentral and other locations in Kuala Lumpur. Most tourist takes bus to KL Sentral.
It takes about 1 hours or more depending on traffic from any Kuala Lumpur International Airport terminal to KL Sentral.
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If staying at hotel at KL Sentral then follow directions and walk to your hotel once you get down at KL Sentral station.

If staying at KLCC area then take LRT train kelana jaya line to KLCC Station or Taxi from KL Sentral station.
LRT, Commuter & Metro trains run all over the city from KL Sentral Station.
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Several taxi companies also have desks upstairs in the station concourse level at KL Sentral.
Airport to Hotel (Taxi or Private Cars) Follow the signs to Yellow color Pre-Paid Taxi & Van Coupon counter in Arrival hall at KLIA (Terminal 1) & KLIA Terminal 2.

Purchase pre-paid taxi ticket/coupon in the arrivals hall to avoid being overcharged. Taxi is a good economical option if you have more than 2 person in your group.

Take Budget taxi or Premier Taxi (also called as Executive taxi) based on total number of persons in your group & total luggage. Budget taxi is more limited in terms of capacity for passengers and luggage.

With your taxi Coupon head towards MacDonald’s and there will be long line of taxis – head to the center Island and show your coupon to the first taxi in line.

Private car tranfer is also available at both KLIA terminals.

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Hotel to Airport Check with the bellhop or concierge at your hotel for all available options from your hotel to Airport.

Based on your situation select train, bus, or taxi cab from the Hotel to Airport.
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