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Travelers usually depart from Sabiha Gökçen International, Istanbul Airport, Istanbul Bus Station, Istanbul - Alibeyköy, or Istanbul - Dudullu when they travel from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur. Book your trip to arrive at Kuala Lumpur International, Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah, Kuala Lumpur - Bersepadu Selatan, Kuala Lumpur - Berjaya Times Square, or Kuala Lumpur Central Train Station. The distance between Istanbul and Kuala Lumpur is 8396 km. The most popular airlines for this route are AirAsia, Pegasus, Air Arabia, IndiGo Airlines, and Malindo Air. Istanbul and Kuala Lumpur have 396 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
AirAsiaAXMAKYesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
PegasusPGTPCNoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
Air ArabiaABYG9NoNo
IndiGo AirlinesIGO6ENo0
0
Malindo AirMXDODYesNo

Malaysia COVID-19 travel restrictions

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  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test is required
  • No quarantine is required
Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Malaysia – 09/2022
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Most travelers from Türkiye can enter Malaysia, but there are restrictions.

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  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test is required
  • No quarantine is required
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  • No proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required for Malaysia
  • Mandatory

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Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required
  • No quarantine is required

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 Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Istanbul and Kuala Lumpur takes around 11 hours.
What is the flight distance between Istanbul and Kuala Lumpur?
The flight distance between Istanbul and Kuala Lumpur is 8396 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Istanbul and Kuala Lumpur?
Several carriers operate flights between Istanbul and Kuala Lumpur. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Turkish Airlines, Malaysia Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Istanbul?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Istanbul and London, Manchester, Birmingham, Kayseri, Antalya, Dublin, Northern Cyprus, Edinburgh, İzmir, Bodrum, Dalaman, Ankara, Nevşehir, Bristol, Glasgow, Athens, Dubai, Gaziantep, Newcastle upon Tyne, Baku.
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.
Which airports are there in Istanbul?
Istanbul is mainly served by Sabiha Gökçen International. But there are other airports nearby, including Istanbul Airport, Istanbul Atatürk.
What airports are near Istanbul?
The main airport in Istanbul is Sabiha Gökçen International. It is also served by Yenişehir, Anadolu, Tekirdağ Çorlu.
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 Istanbul and Kuala Lumpur?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Istanbul and Kuala Lumpur thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Istanbul and Kuala Lumpur can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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