Cheap flights from Kuala Lumpur to Busan

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Cheapest one-way trip

£122

Cheapest nonstop round-trip

£118

Cheapest round-trip

£235

Average round-trip

£383

Nonstop flights in February

£118 – £126

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Travelers usually depart from Kuala Lumpur International, Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah, Kuala Lumpur - Bersepadu Selatan, Kuala Lumpur - Berjaya Times Square, or Kuala Lumpur Central Train Station when they travel from Kuala Lumpur to Busan. The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Busan is 4575 km. The most popular airlines for this route are AirAsia, Jin Air, VietJet Air, Scoot, and Vietnam Airlines. Kuala Lumpur and Busan have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Busan, consider visiting Yeong Island, and Geoje Island.

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South Korea COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

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

Departure

Visa requirements
  • Electronic travel authorization
Forms and documents
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is not required for South Korea
  • Proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result may be required
  • Re-entry permit is required for long-term foreign residents
  • Recommended pre-entry Q-code registration

Return

Visa requirements
  • Electronic travel authorization
Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in public transportation
  • Health screening on arrival

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 South Korea in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Kuala Lumpur to Busan?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Kuala Lumpur and Busan takes around 5.8 hours.
What is the flight distance between Kuala Lumpur and Busan?
The flight distance between Kuala Lumpur and Busan is 4575 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Kuala Lumpur and Busan?
Several carriers operate flights between Kuala Lumpur and Busan. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include AirAsia.
What are the most popular routes to and from Kuala Lumpur?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kuala Lumpur and Jakarta, Singapore, Bangkok, Kota Kinabalu, Auckland, Langkawi, Penang, Dhaka, Denpasar, Kuching, Dubai, Manila, Madrid, Ho Chi Minh City, Chennai, Christchurch, Sydney, Melbourne, New Delhi, Surabaya.
What are the most popular routes to and from Busan?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Busan and Hong Kong, Bangkok, Taipei, Singapore, Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Manila, Seoul, Kaohsiung, Da Nang, Jeju City, Melbourne, Cairns, Chiang Mai, Angeles, Sydney, Osaka, Kota Kinabalu, Brisbane, Davao.
Which airports are there in Kuala Lumpur?
Kuala Lumpur is mainly served by Kuala Lumpur International. But there are other airports nearby, including Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah.
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.
What airports are near Busan?
The main airport in Busan is Gimhae International. It is also served by Gimhae International, Daegu International, Gwangju, Cheongju International, Yeosu, Gunsan, Sacheon, Pohang, Ulsan.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Kuala Lumpur and Busan?
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