is a small town situated on the south of the district of Hulu Langat
, in Selangor
. It is roughly situated between the towns of Kajang
(9 kilometres away) and Putrajaya
(formerly Prang Besar
) (also 9 kilometres away), and is linked to KTM Komuter commuter train
services via the Bangi Komuter station
. The town is surrounded by palm oil
estates; a Malaysian Palm Oil Board
research station is also based close to the town.
Bangi is not to be confused with Bandar Baru Bangi, a newer and larger township several kilometres north, similar to the town only by name and located closer to Kajang.