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Travelers usually depart from Kuala Lumpur International, Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah, Kuala Lumpur - Bersepadu Selatan, Kuala Lumpur Central Train Station, or Kuala Lumpur - KTM when they travel from Kuala Lumpur to Melbourne. Book your trip to arrive at Melbourne, Avalon, Essendon, or Melbourne-Southern Cross. The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Melbourne is 6321 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Jetstar Airways, Scoot, Malaysia Airlines, AirAsia, and Philippine Airlines. Kuala Lumpur and Melbourne have 290 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Melbourne

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Jetstar AirwaysJSTJQNo0
Closes 1 hours before flight
ScootTGWTRYesOpens 72 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Malaysia AirlinesMASMHYesNo
AirAsiaAXMAKYesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Philippine AirlinesPALPRYesNo

Australia COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

Most travelers from Malaysia can enter Melbourne (AUS), MEL, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Visa requirements
  • Electronic travel authorization

Return

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 travel authorization
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Malaysia
  • Mandatory app for pre-departure form
Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory 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 Australia in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Kuala Lumpur to Melbourne?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Kuala Lumpur and Melbourne takes around 7.8 hours.
What is the flight distance between Kuala Lumpur and Melbourne?
The flight distance between Kuala Lumpur and Melbourne is 6321 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Kuala Lumpur and Melbourne?
Several carriers operate flights between Kuala Lumpur and Melbourne. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Malaysia Airlines.
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, New Delhi, Surabaya, London.
What are the most popular routes to and from Melbourne?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Melbourne and Sydney, Auckland, Denpasar, Christchurch, Brisbane, Perth, Bangkok, Singapore, Manila, Gold Coast, Adelaide, New Delhi, Hobart, London, Seoul, Ho Chi Minh City, Cairns, Queenstown, Mumbai, Hanoi.
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 buses and trains depart from Kuala Lumpur?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Kuala Lumpur, including KLIA Ekspress.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Kuala Lumpur and Melbourne?
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