This article will show you 4 popular options to travel from KL Sentral to KLIA2. Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (KLIA2), previously known as the Low-Cost Carrier Terminal (LCCT), situated in Sepang, is the world’s largest airport for budget airlines. It is located approximately two kilometers away from KLIA’s Main Terminal Building (MTB). Budget carriers using KLIA2 include airlines Air Asia and Malindo Air, the Philippines’ Cebu Pacific Air, Singapore’s Tiger Airways, and Indonesia’s Lion Air.
KL Sentral to KLIA2 by Bus
Getting to KLIA2 by bus from KL Sentral is the cheapest option, which cost RM10 – RM12 for a one-way fare. The travel time is around 1 hour 15 minutes depending on the traffic. The buses depart every 20 – 30 minutes from KL Sentral, from 3.00am to 12.00am every day.
Head down to the KL Sentral Bus Station at the basement level. Check out how to reach KL Sentral Bus Station if you are not sure where it is located.
You can buy a bus ticket at the Bus ticketing counter in the basement. A one-way bus ticket costs RM12 per person.
Normally, there will be buses already waiting for you to board. So, feel free to get into any bus operated by AEROBUS or SKYBUS by showing the bus ticket you have purchased.
Alternatively, you can purchase a slightly cheaper bus ticket (RM10 one-way) in advance at Easybook.com. The bus operator is Airport Coach.
KL Sentral to KLIA2 by Train
Driving or taking any of the road transport can be risky, especially if you are traveling during peak hours. The traffic can totally throw off your travel time, and you really don’t want to risk missing your flight.
Thus, the fastest way to get to KLIA2 is probably by hopping on a train. There are two different trains traveling to KLIA2 from KL Sentral available, namely the KLIA Transit and KLIA Ekspres.
The KLIA Transit departs from KL Sentral and stops at 3 stations (Bandar Tasik Selatan, Putrajaya & Cyberjaya, Salak Tinggi) before reaching to KLIA airport. It takes approximately 35 minutes to reach KLIA from KL Sentral (7 minutes slower than KLIA Ekspres). The one-way ticket from KL Sentral to KLIA/KLIA2 costs RM55 for adult and RM25 for children (2-12 years old), which is similar to KLIA Ekspres. The first KLIA Transit train departs at 4:33 am while the last train at 12:03 am from KL Sentral.
The KLIA Ekspres is a Premium Non-stop High-speed train which departs from KL Sentral to KLIA2 in only 28 minutes. A one-way ticket from KL Sentral to KLIA/KLIA2 costs RM55 for adult and RM25 for children (2-12 years old). The first train departs at 5:00 am while the last train at 12:40 am from KL Sentral.
Where to buy KLIA Ekspres ticket Online?
Get RM7 OFF when you buy KLIA Ekspres via BusOnlineTicket.com. From now until the end of October 2018, booking KLIA Ekspres tickets from the website only cost from RM48. It’s the cheapest KLIA Ekspres ticket fare in town!
Routes available for KLIA Ekspres train:
You can also get RM6 OFF your KLIA Ekspres ticket, skip the ticket line and entering the train boarding area directly with QR code from your smartphone. Only available at Klook.com.
KL Sentral to KLIA2 By Taxi
Taking a taxi to KLIA2 is probably the most comfortable method to get from the city center to the airport as you can get a taxi right in front of the hotel where you are staying (with KLIA Express you first need to travel to KL Sentral). The journey from KL Sentral to KLIA2 by taxi takes approximately 50 minutes, depending on the traffic. Taxi usually charge from RM70 – RM100+ for a ride from KL city center to KLIA2 airport.
Bear in mind that if you are traveling after midnight, you will need to pay a 50% midnight surcharge and this will make it a lot expensive to travel by taxi.
KL Sentral to KLIA2 By GrabCar
GrabCar is an app-based car-with-driver service that allows you to request for a car on your smartphone. It will take approximately 50 minutes to the airport from KL Sentral, depending on the traffic. Using GrabCar to book a ride to KLIA2 from KL Sentral would cost around RM80 – RM110. No 50% midnight surcharge required.