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Travelers usually depart from Senai International, Johor Bahru - Tun Aminah, or Johor-JB Larkin when they travel from Johor Bahru to Kota Bharu. Book your trip to arrive at Sultan Ismail Petra, or Kota Bahru Bus Station. The distance between Johor Bahru and Kota Bharu is 526 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Firefly, AirAsia, Malindo Air, and Malaysia Airlines. Johor Bahru and Kota Bharu have 130 direct flights per week.

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Malindo AirMXDODYesNo
Malaysia AirlinesMASMHYesNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Johor Bahru to Kota Bharu?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Johor Bahru and Kota Bharu takes around 1.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Johor Bahru and Kota Bharu?
The flight distance between Johor Bahru and Kota Bharu is 526 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Johor Bahru and Kota Bharu?
Several carriers operate flights between Johor Bahru and Kota Bharu. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include AirAsia.
What are the most popular routes to and from Johor Bahru?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Johor Bahru and Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Penang, Ipoh, Jakarta, Miri, Kota Kinabalu, Langkawi, Kuala Terengganu, Yogyakarta, Alor Setar, Surabaya, Kathmandu, Bangkok, Bandung, Tawau, Semarang, Kuching, Sibu, Da Nang.
What are the most popular routes to and from Kota Bharu?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kota Bharu and Penang, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Langkawi, Bintulu, Hong Kong, Kuching, Tawau, Labuan, Kota Kinabalu, Kuantan, Sandakan, Ho Chi Minh City, Krabi, Denpasar, Guangzhou, Siem Reap, Bandung, Surabaya, Perth.
What airports are near Johor Bahru?
The main airport in Johor Bahru is Senai International. It is also served by Singapore Changi, Senai International, Malacca International, Seletar Airport.
What airports are near Kota Bharu?
The main airport in Kota Bharu is Sultan Ismail Petra. It is also served by Sultan Ismail Petra, Sultan Mahmud, Narathiwat, Kerteh.
What buses and trains depart from Johor Bahru?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Johor Bahru, including StarMart Express.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Johor Bahru and Kota Bharu?
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