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Travelers usually depart from Chiang Mai International, Chiang Mai Bus Station, or Chiang Mai Train Station when they travel from Chiang Mai to Kuala Lumpur. Book your trip to arrive at Kuala Lumpur International, Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah, Kuala Lumpur - Bersepadu Selatan, Kuala Lumpur Central Train Station, or Kuala Lumpur - KTM. The distance between Chiang Mai and Kuala Lumpur is 1808 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Thai AirAsia, Firefly, Thai Airways International, VietJet Air, and AirAsia. Chiang Mai and Kuala Lumpur have 286 direct flights per week.

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FireflyFFMFYYesNo
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Most travelers from Thailand can enter Malaysia, but there are restrictions.

Departure

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

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results for vaccinated travelers
  • No quarantine required for vaccinated travelers
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  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Thailand
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  • Masks are not required in public
  • 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 Malaysia in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Chiang Mai to Kuala Lumpur?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Chiang Mai and Kuala Lumpur takes around 2.9 hours.
What is the flight distance between Chiang Mai and Kuala Lumpur?
The flight distance between Chiang Mai and Kuala Lumpur is 1808 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Chiang Mai and Kuala Lumpur?
Several carriers operate flights between Chiang Mai and Kuala Lumpur. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include AirAsia.
What are the most popular routes to and from Chiang Mai?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chiang Mai and Bangkok, Phuket City, Krabi, Hanoi, Siem Reap, Ko Samui, Surat Thani Province, Denpasar, Ho Chi Minh City, Da Nang, Singapore, Hong Kong, Pattaya, Manila, Udon Thani, Phnom Penh, Tokyo, Vientiane, Chumphon Province, New Delhi.
What are the most popular routes to and from Kuala Lumpur?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kuala Lumpur and Singapore, Bangkok, Denpasar, Jakarta, Manila, Penang, Hong Kong, Phuket City, Ho Chi Minh City, Seoul, Langkawi, Phnom Penh, Tokyo, Malé, Shanghai, Medan, Yangon, Taipei, Siem Reap, Hanoi.
What airports are near Chiang Mai?
The main airport in Chiang Mai is Chiang Mai International. It is also served by Chiang Mai International, Chiang Rai International, Lampang, Phrae.
What airports are near Kuala Lumpur?
The main airport in Kuala Lumpur is Kuala Lumpur International. It is also served by Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah, Sultan Azlan Shah, Malacca International.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Chiang Mai and Kuala Lumpur?
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