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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 Surabaya. The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Surabaya is 1668 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Indonesia AirAsia, Malindo Air, Lion Air, Scoot, and AirAsia. Kuala Lumpur and Surabaya have 53 direct flights per week.

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Malaysia Airlines on Fridays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Surabaya

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Indonesia AirAsiaAWQQZYesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Malindo AirMXDODYesNo
Lion AirLNIJTYesNo
ScootTGWTRYesOpens 72 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
AirAsiaAXMAKYesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

Indonesia COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

Most travelers from Malaysia with proof of full COVID-19 vaccination can enter Indonesia, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Visa requirements
  • No visa required or visa on arrival

Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Indonesia

  • Mandatory health pass for public activity

  • Mandatory electronic customs declaration

  • Mandatory contact tracing app

Additional information
  • Masks are recommended in public

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
  • No visa required or visa on arrival

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 Indonesia in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Kuala Lumpur to Surabaya?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Kuala Lumpur and Surabaya takes around 2.7 hours.
What is the flight distance between Kuala Lumpur and Surabaya?
The flight distance between Kuala Lumpur and Surabaya is 1668 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Kuala Lumpur and Surabaya?
Several carriers operate flights between Kuala Lumpur and Surabaya. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Indonesia AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines.
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, Penang, Langkawi, Jakarta, Manila, Phuket City, Ho Chi Minh City, Tokyo, Chiang Mai, Cairo, Siem Reap, Doha, Taipei, Hong Kong, Seoul, Phnom Penh, Dubai, Hanoi.
What are the most popular routes to and from Surabaya?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Surabaya and Denpasar, Jakarta, Yogyakarta, Singapore, Labuan Bajo, Praya, Lombok, Bangkok, Ho Chi Minh City, Medan, Phuket City, Bandung, Batam, Penang, Semarang, Makassar, Jeddah, Chiang Mai, Balikpapan, Pangkalan Bun, Kota Kinabalu.
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 Surabaya?
The main airport in Surabaya is Juanda International. It is also served by Juanda International, Adisumarmo International, Abdul Rachman Saleh, Blimbingsari.
What buses and trains depart from Kuala Lumpur?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Kuala Lumpur, including KLIA Ekspress.
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