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Travelers usually depart from Sultan Ismail Petra, or Kota Bahru Bus Station when they travel from Kota Bharu to Johor Bahru. Book your trip to arrive at Senai International, Johor Bahru - Tun Aminah, or Johor-JB Larkin. The distance between Kota Bharu and Johor Bahru is 526 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Firefly, AirAsia, Malindo Air, and Malaysia Airlines. Kota Bharu and Johor Bahru have 111 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Johor Bahru, consider visiting Gardens by the Bay, Singapore Zoo, and Pulau Ujong.

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Malindo AirMXDODYesNo
Malaysia AirlinesMASMHYesNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Kota Bharu to Johor Bahru?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Kota Bharu and Johor Bahru takes around 1.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Kota Bharu and Johor Bahru?
The flight distance between Kota Bharu and Johor Bahru is 526 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Kota Bharu and Johor Bahru?
Several carriers operate flights between Kota Bharu and Johor Bahru. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include AirAsia.
What are the most popular routes to and from Kota Bharu?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kota Bharu and Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Singapore, Langkawi, Kota Kinabalu, Bandung, Bintulu, Miri, Surabaya, Alor Setar, Phuket City, Labuan, Kuching, Yogyakarta, Kuantan, Malacca City, Bangkok, Tawau, Siem Reap, Sibu.
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, Kuala Terengganu, Ipoh, Miri, Alor Setar, Ho Chi Minh City, Jakarta, Langkawi, Taipei, Seoul, Kota Kinabalu, Bintulu, Kuching, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Tawau, Manila, Sandakan.
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 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.
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