Bus from Kuala Lumpur to Rantau Panjang is an unique bus service serving not just locals but also the travellers especially backpackers. Locals take the bus from KL to Rantau Panjang for going back hometown while backpackers going to Malaysia border town Rantau Panjang as the entry point to Thailand Sungai Kolok.
Taking bus from KL to Rantau Panjang is faster and more convenient than taking train or flight.
Firstly, there is no direct train from KL to Rantau Panjang. Passengers have to go south to Gemas Station to change for a train bound for Wakaf Bharu. At Wakaf Bharu, passengers are required to change local bus service to Rantau Panjang. Hence, train is not always the passengers choice going from KL to Rantau Panjang due to hassle of train and bus transit.
Taking flight is much faster option but only to Kota Bharu. Again, passengers are required to take local bus service to Rantau Panjang, in which the local bus journey takes about 1.5 hours. Besides the transit hassle, flight ticket is usually much more expensive than bus fare unless you manage to get rare promotional fare.
Perdana Express is dominant player serving bus from KL to Rantau Panjang. Many locals and even tourists pick this brands because of the comfort of coach, punctuality and 5 daily schedules to choose from. Another player with quality bus service is Transnasional who provides 1 daily trip from KL to Rantau Panjang.
The bus fare from KL to Rantau Panjang is in the range of RM 47.00 – RM 49.00. The journey duration takes about 7 hours depending on traffic condition. 1 Washroom break will be provided during the journey.
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