Travel Information

How should I travel to UPM or hotel?

There are several options:

*The price is stated in Malaysian Ringgit (RM), 1USD ˜ RM3.

Airport to hotel/UPM The easiest way to travel directly to your desired destination (hotel/UPM) from the airport is by hiring a taxi. Coupons can be purchased at the taxi service counter located inside the arrival hall at all terminals. The regular fare from the airport to Putrajaya/Serdang UPM area is around RM60-80 (USD20-30) for a budget taxi, journey takes around 45-60 minutes. Taxi is a reasonable option for participants who travel together (3-4 people).

Airport to Putrajaya ERL Station You can travel to Putrajaya area by KLIA Transit. KLIA Transit departs every half an hour. Tickets are available at the KLIA Transit counter at the main terminal, Level 3 (Arrival). Follow the KLIA Transit sign-board. This is the most convenient, comfortable and fast way to reach Putrajaya.

For KLIA main terminal - KL Transit route, it takes about 13 minutes to reach Putrajaya/Cyberjaya Station from KLIA. The fare is RM6.20. This train goes to KL Sentral, you need to exit at Putrajaya/Cyberjaya.

For LCCT-KL Transit route, you will need to take a shuttle bus connecting to the Salak Tinggi Station (~25 mintues); from there you will board the KLIA Transit train to Putrajaya/Cyberjaya Station (~7 minutes). Follow the KLIA Transit sign-board. The fare is RM5.50 includes both shuttle and train service.

Once you arrive at the Putrajaya/Cyberjaya station, you may take a taxi to UPM or your hotel, which cost from RM20.

Airport to KL Sentral From KLIA, you can travel to Kuala Lumpur city center by KLIA Ekspres at frequency every 20 minutes. Tickets are available at the KLIA Ekspres counter at the airport. KLIA Ekspres is a premium non-stop high speed train service that connects KLIA and KL Sentral. Cruising at a top speed of 160 km/h, the journey takes only 28 minutes and costs RM35. Follow the KLIA Ekspres sign-board.

Another alternative to reach KL Sentral from KLIA is by bus, using the Airport Coach service. The fare is RM10 and takes around 1 hour.

From LCCT, you can travel to Kuala Lumpur area by KLIA Transit at frequency every 30 minutes. Tickets are available at the KLIA Transit counter at the airport. You will need to take a shuttle bus connecting to Salak Tinggi Station (~25 mintues); from there you will board the KLIA Transit train to KL Sentral Station (~25 minutes). The fare is RM12.50 includes both shuttle and train service.

Another alternative to reach KL Sentral from LCCT is by bus, using the Skybus service. The fare is RM9 and takes around 1 hour.

KL Sentral to Serdang station From KL Sentral, you can take the Komuter Train (KTM) to reach Serdang station. The fare is RM 1.70 and takes around 25 minutes. From Serdang KTM station, you may take a taxi to the Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology (FSKTM), UPM, which costs around RM11, for a 10-minute journey.

More details can be found on the following websites:

http://www.easytaxi.com/webapp/#/ (to arrange taxi)

http://www.taxiautofare.com/my/taxi-fare/Kuala%20Lumpur-taxi-fare-from-ktm-serdang-to-UPM

http://www.klia.com.my/index.php

http://www.lcct.com.my/

http://www.kliaekspres.com/erlsb/default.aspx

http://airportcoach.com.my/v1/

http://www.skybus.com.my/schedule.html

http://www.ktmkomuter.com.my/