Alisan Golden Coach (Kuala Lumpur & Kepong counter) has started to offer new trip for bus from KL to Gerik and Betong (Thailand) daily. The boarding place in Kuala Lumpur is at Pudu Sentral (Puduraya Terminal), counter 45. Another boarding point, besides Pudu Sentral, is at Kepong, Desa Complex mall front entrance. This additional boarding point at Kepong provides convenience to passengers staying in the northern region in Kuala Lumpur.
Alisan Golden Coach have been providing the services to Hatyai (Thailand) for more than 5 years and they are one of the reputable brand plying between Kuala Lumpur and Hatyai. Now Alisan Golden Coach management decided to start a new route from Kuala Lumpur to Gerik and Betong (another town at the border of Thailand).
Betong is a city in Deep Southern Thailand, quite close to Yala. The word betong is Malay, meaning bamboo. This district is at the southernmost point of Thailand. Most of the residents in Betong can speak English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Malay and Hokkien where most of the Malaysia wont find difficulties in communicate with them.