Kuala Lumpur is Malaysia’s main international arrival gateway and a
central hub for bus, train or taxi travel. Kuala Lumpur International Airport
is located 43 kilometres south of the city centre.
Taxis are available widely in the city and at designated taxi stands.
Please note that rides between 12midnight and 6am are subject to a 50%
surcharge, in addition to the metered fee.
Extensive light rail train services are available on the KTM Komuter,
Putra LRT and KL Monorail.
KLIA Express provides uninterrupted train service from the KLIA
International Airport to KL Sentral, which is a 20-minute taxi ride from Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur.
Public buses are widely available within the city at designated public
bus stops. Almost all buses are air-conditioned and equipped with an automated
ticket vending machine.
Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, offers a car rental service. Drivers
must hold an international driving licence and be at least 23 years old.
In Malaysia, traffic keeps to the left.
Seat belts are compulsory for the driver and all passengers.
Parking is complimentary for guests of Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala
Lumpur. Valet parking is also available for a nominal fee (USD 5)