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Travelers usually depart from Incheon International, or Gimpo International when they travel from Seoul 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 Seoul and Kuala Lumpur is 4617 km. The most popular airlines for this route are AirAsia, Firefly, Scoot, VietJet Air, and Jeju Air. Seoul and Kuala Lumpur have 401 direct flights per week.

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Malaysia COVID-19 travel restrictions

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

Departure

Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required

Return

Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required
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
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 Malaysia in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Seoul to Kuala Lumpur?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Seoul and Kuala Lumpur takes around 6.8 hours.
What is the flight distance between Seoul and Kuala Lumpur?
The flight distance between Seoul and Kuala Lumpur is 4617 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Seoul and Kuala Lumpur?
Several carriers operate flights between Seoul and Kuala Lumpur. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Malaysia Airlines, Korean Air, AirAsia.
What are the most popular routes to and from Seoul?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Seoul and Bangkok, Hong Kong, Singapore, Melbourne, Taipei, Sydney, Tokyo, Manila, Kota Kinabalu, Hanoi, Busan, Ho Chi Minh City, Angeles, Jeju City, Osaka, Cairns, Kaohsiung, New Delhi, Perth, Adelaide.
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 Seoul?
Seoul is mainly served by Incheon International. But there are other airports nearby, including Gimpo International, Seoul Air Base.
What airports are near Seoul?
The main airport in Seoul is Incheon International. It is also served by Daegu International, Cheongju International, Gunsan, Wonju.
What airports are near Kuala Lumpur?
The main airport in Kuala Lumpur is Kuala Lumpur International. It is also served by Sultan Azlan Shah, Malacca International, Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Seoul and Kuala Lumpur?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Seoul and Kuala Lumpur thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Seoul and Kuala Lumpur can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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