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Book your trip to arrive at Kuala Lumpur International, Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah, Kuala Lumpur - Bersepadu Selatan, Kuala Lumpur - Hentian Duta, or Kuala Lumpur - Central Station. The distance between Kuching and Kuala Lumpur is 970 km. The most popular airlines for this route are AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines, Firefly, and Malindo Air. Kuching and Kuala Lumpur have 161 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
AirAsiaAXMAKYesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Malaysia AirlinesMASMHYesNo
FireflyFFMFYYesNo
Malindo AirMXDODYesNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Kuching and Kuala Lumpur takes around 1.8 hours.
What is the flight distance between Kuching and Kuala Lumpur?
The flight distance between Kuching and Kuala Lumpur is 970 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Kuching and Kuala Lumpur?
Several carriers operate flights between Kuching and Kuala Lumpur. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Malindo Air, Malaysia Airlines, AirAsia.
What are the most popular routes to and from Kuching?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kuching and Sandakan, Tawau, Kuala Terengganu, Singapore, Labuan, Kota Kinabalu, Bandar Seri Begawan, Taipei, Limbang, Surabaya, Miri, Manila, Ipoh, Kuantan, Johor Bahru, Kota Bharu, Yogyakarta, Mukah, Siem Reap, Semarang.
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, Phuket City, Seoul.
What airports are near Kuching?
The main airport in Kuching is Kuching International. It is also served by Kuching International.
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.
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