Cheap flights from Chennai to Kuala Lumpur

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Book your trip to arrive at Kuala Lumpur International, Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah, Kuala Lumpur - Bersepadu Selatan, Kuala Lumpur Central Train Station, or Kuala Lumpur - KTM. The distance between Chennai and Kuala Lumpur is 2631 km. The most popular airlines for this route are AirAsia, Firefly, IndiGo Airlines, Malindo Air, and Thai AirAsia. Chennai and Kuala Lumpur have 199 direct flights per week.

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AirAsiaAXMAKYesOpens 240 days before flight
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FireflyFFMFYYesNo
IndiGo AirlinesIGO6ENoOpens 48 days before flight
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Malindo AirMXDODYesNo
Thai AirAsiaAIQFDYesOpens 240 days before flight
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Malaysia COVID-19 travel restrictions

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  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result required for vaccinated travelers
  • No quarantine required for vaccinated travelers
Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Malaysia – 08/2022
Your trip summary

Most travelers from India can enter Malaysia, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result required for vaccinated travelers
  • No quarantine required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • Electronic visitor visa
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Malaysia
  • Mandatory app for pre-departure form

Return

Visa requirements
  • Electronic visitor visa
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for India
  • Recommended contact-tracing app
  • Mandatory health declaration form for vaccinated travelers
Additional information
  • Health screening on arrival
  • Masks are recommended in public

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Malaysia in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Chennai to Kuala Lumpur?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Chennai and Kuala Lumpur takes around 4.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Chennai and Kuala Lumpur?
The flight distance between Chennai and Kuala Lumpur is 2631 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Chennai and Kuala Lumpur?
Several carriers operate flights between Chennai and Kuala Lumpur. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines, IndiGo Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Chennai?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chennai and Singapore, Bengaluru, New Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Coimbatore, Dubai, Colombo, Kochi, London, Madurai, Ahmedabad, Kolkata, Bangkok, Pune, Port Blair, Goa, Tiruchirappalli, Sydney, Seoul.
What are the most popular routes to and from Kuala Lumpur?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kuala Lumpur and Singapore, Denpasar, Bangkok, Penang, Hong Kong, Manila, Sydney, Taipei, Jakarta, Kota Kinabalu, Johor Bahru, Perth, Tokyo, Auckland, Ho Chi Minh City, London, Melbourne, Langkawi, Kuching, Phuket City.
What airports are near Chennai?
The main airport in Chennai is Chennai International. It is also served by Chennai International, Tirupati, Pondicherry, Cuddapah.
What airports are near Kuala Lumpur?
The main airport in Kuala Lumpur is Kuala Lumpur International. It is also served by Sultan Azlan Shah, Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah, Malacca International.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Chennai and Kuala Lumpur?
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