Terminal Shahab Perdana is the main bus terminal in Alor Setar, although it is located quite a distance away from the city centre. All buses that operate within Alor Setar stop at this terminal. Like most bus terminals, it is equipped with air conditioners, restrooms, a Surau and other amenities.
Among the bus operators which operate in the area include Transnasional, Plusliner, Super Nice Ekspres, Etika Ekspres and more. Among the routes provided are to Kuala Lumpur as well as further north to Thailand.
The best way to get to this terminal is through intercity buses and taxis.