Best Guide from Shah Alam to Alor Setar
Shah Alam, situated only 25 km west of Kuala Lumpur, was Malaysia’s first planned city following independence in 1957. Alor Setar is situated only 45 km from Malaysia’s land border with Thailand. As such, there are many transport routes that pass through it. A much older city than Shah Alam, Alor Setar in Kedah was founded in 1735. The city is rich in historical and cultural heritage. Places of interest include the Taoist Tou Mu Kung Temple, the State Museum, the 166 m tall modern Alor Setar Tower, located in the center of the city and also Muslim places of worship, Islam being the official state religion of Malaysia.
Travel Guide for Bus from Shah Alam to Alor Setar
A single ticket for this bus from Seremban to Alor Setar bus route costs RM 53, which is the same for each of the companies operating on this route. It is very convenient to book through the Easybook.com website and will ensure that your seat on the bus is secure.
The main bus company serving this route is D’Amour Enterprise but Super Nice and Era Mesra also serve this route. The pickup point is the Shah Alam Terminal, Shah Alam and the drop-off point is Shahab Perdana Terminal Bus in Alor Setar. The distance is approximately 430 km. Journey times can vary depending on date and time so the best option is to check with the particular bus company before departure.
Travelling Malaysia by bus from Shah Alam to Alor Setar can be an excellent option for the budget traveler or for anyone who wants to see the country’s unique countryside. In terms of price, the bus option is at least three times cheaper than a flight and is particularly recommended if spending a little bit extra time reaching your destination is not an issue. Queues at the bus terminal may also be avoided this way, especially during busy times in the mornings and evenings. Some buses will have a central TV and air-conditioning and again, this information is provided on the Easybook.com website.