Direct flights to Kuala Lumpur

The diverse city of Kuala Lumpur is the perfect mix of culture, history and beautiful nature. Learn all about traveling to Kuala Lumpur here, and see all airports that offer direct flights to the capital of Malaysia.

KLIA is the largest airport in Malaysia. In total there are 123 airports with direct flights to Kuala Lumpur from 36 different countries and 5 U.S. states. The airport is a hub for Malaysia Airlines. You can easily reach Kuala Lumpur with daily non-stop flights from 26 other major hubs like Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia Airlines), Kuching (Malaysia Airlines) and Singapore (Singapore Airlines).

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Malaysia's iconic city is an eclectic metropolis with the old and the new living side by side in harmony where you'll find authentic little Malay shophouses nestled between the modern skyscrapers. Culture vultures will love the diversity of the city, but also we recommend that you venture out of the city and explore its beautiful surroundings.

Kuala Lumpur, or KL as it's often known, is one of the world’s fastest growing cities. Malaysia’s capital city is a diverse hot-pot of culture, business, historical heritage and ethnic diversity. With a whole host of visitor attractions, beautiful scenery, great shopping and interesting history, Kuala Lumpur has emerged as a popular and safe tourism destination.

Home to some of the tallest skyscrapers including the Petronas Twin Towers and with a booming commercial district, Kuala Lumpur has helped to make Malaysia one of the leading economies in South East Asia.

Find direct flights to Kuala Lumpur

Situated in the heart of South East Asia, Kuala Lumpur has a superb transport network which is served by scheduled airlines from all over the globe. Kuala Lumpur is the ideal gateway to explore Malaysia and nearby Singapore as well as the rest of South East Asia, it is also very popular as a stopover en route to Australia and New Zealand.

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In the lists below you find popular direct flights to Kuala Lumpur – both domestic and international. Please use the links to see all flight options from each airport.

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Don’t miss this in Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur offers a heady mix of ancient temples, modern architecture, street markets, 21st century shopping malls and a vibrant nightlife. Its influences of native Malays, Indian, Chinese and British colonials make for a very interesting blend of attractions.

Take in the city views from one of the towering skyscrapers such as Menara KL Tower or the Petronas Twin Towers, admire one of the world’s best collections of Islamic art at the Islamic Arts Centre, explore the many mosques and temples (Hindu, Buddhist and Muslim), relax at the stunning Lake Gardens Park with its exotic wildlife and tropical jungle or get up close to the magnificent elephants at the Elephant Conservation Centre.

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Enjoy the tropical vibe in Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur has a very tropical climate that is often hot and humid with an average daily temperature between 28˚C - 34˚C. With a high humidity Kuala Lumpur does receive a fair amount of rainfall but most of this occurs during the southwest monsoon season, between September and April – rain can be a blessing in Kuala Lumpur as it brings the temperature down a few degrees.

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No, there are no directflights to Kuala Lumpur from the US so you'll need to find a flight with connection instead.

There are 64 airlines with direct flights to Kuala Lumpur. Jetstar Asia, AirAsia and Ethiopian Airlines are the most popular ones.

All 3 big alliances are flying to Kuala Lumpur. Star Alliance, Oneworld and SkyTeam.

The IATA code is KUL and the ICAO code is WMKK.

You can fly daily from 26 different airports hubs to Kuala Lumpur. Including Kota Kinabalu & Kuching with Malaysia Airlines, Singapore with Singapore Airlines and Guangzhou with China Southern.

Depends where you are flying from. It takes 13h 10min from Algiers (ALG) and 55min from Pekanbaru (PKU).

There are 2 airports in Kuala Lumpur with scheduled flights.

The airport with the most scheduled flight is Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL).

It depends on where from and when you are flying. The average one-way ticket price according to our data is $186.
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