With a rich history and spectacular architecture, Malacca (Melaka) is an amazing destination after your trip to Singapore.
In this travel guide, you’ll find useful information about traveling from Singapore to Malacca by bus, including timetable, ticket prices, and tips.
Singapore to Malacca: Overview
The distance between Singapore and Malacca is about 240 km (149 miles), and you can easily travel between the two cities by bus.
|Bus||4 hours||$21 (€21)||Check tickets|
- Guide: Enjoying panoramic views from Taming Sari Tower and exploring the historical parts (Dutch square, Cheng Hoon Teng Temple, Famosa Fort) are things to do in Malacca. After that, visiting A’Famosa Safari Wonderland and Waterpark is a fun way to spend your day.
- Accommodation: Liu Men is a fabulous place to stay in Malacca. It offers comfortable rooms, excellent services, and a great location – next to Jonker Street. If you are looking for comfortable apartments, check out Mahkota Melaka, a lovely family studio with a kitchen.
- Books: Learn more tips and guides with Lonely Planet Malaysia Travel.
- Insurance: Don’t forget to buy travel insurance for medical emergencies, trip cancellation, delays, and item losses.
Singapore to Malacca bus
Traveling by bus is the easiest way to get from Singapore to Malacca.
KKKL Express and 707 offer daily services to Malacca, taking about 4 to 6 hours depending on the traffic and border crossing. The ticket price starts at $21 (€21).
Buses usually leave from Queen Street, Boon Lay, or Kovan Hub Bus Terminal and arrive at Melaka Sentral.
Please come at least 30 minutes before departure for check-in procedures.
|Journey time||4 hours|
|Price||From $21 (€21)|
|Distance||240 km (149 miles)|
|Frequency||10 buses per day|
|First bus||7 am|
|Last bus||7 pm|
|Departure station||Queen Street, Boon Lay, Kovan Hub Bus Terminal|
|Arrival station||Melaka Sentral, Hatten Hotel Melaka|
|Operators||KKKL Express, 707|
|KKKL Express||07:00||13:08||Check tickets|
|KKKL Express||08:00||14:10||Check tickets|
How long is the bus from Singapore to Malacca?
The buses to Malacca take about 4 to 6 hours, depending on bus providers and drop-off locations. Please note that the travel time could be slightly longer due to traffic and border crossing. There may be toilet breaks on the way.
How much is the bus ticket from Singapore to Malacca?
The bus ticket to Malacca costs about $21 (€21). Please note that prices may change on weekends and national holidays.
Where are the departure and arrival stations?
When is the first and last bus departing from Singapore?
The first bus departs at 7 am, while the last leaves at 7 pm. For the latest schedule, please check here.