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How to get there

Taiping is located at the North West of Peninsular Malaysia. The city is accessible internationally through Kuala Lumpur, Penang and Ipoh airports. Transportation into the city of Taiping can be by car, buses or trains.


The easiest access from international ports to Taiping is through Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) and Penang International Airport (PEN).

There are selected airlines that fly from Singapore into the Ipoh International Airport (IPH) which is about 1.5 hours by car to Taiping.

Before booking international flights be sure to check if you need a visa to travel to Malaysia.


  1. From Kuala Lumpur A direct highway from Kuala Lumpur into Taiping takes about 3 - 3.5 hours drive.

  2. From Penang A direct highway from Penang into Taiping takes about 1.5 hours drive.

  3. From Ipoh The drive from Ipoh into Taiping takes about 1 - 1.5 hours.

Car rentals are available from all the airports.