Tokyo to Kuala Lumpur flights from $181

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Tokyo NRTKuala Lumpur KUL

Malindo Air

$284

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Tokyo NRTKuala Lumpur KUL

Multiple carriers

$524

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Travelers usually depart from Narita International, Haneda, or Tokyo Train Station when they travel from Tokyo 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 Tokyo and Kuala Lumpur is 5355 km. The most popular airlines for this route are AirAsia, Scoot, VietJet Air, Firefly, and Jetstar Airways. Tokyo and Kuala Lumpur have 401 direct flights per week.

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All Nippon Airways on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

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ScootTGWTRYesNo
VietJet AirVJCVJYesNo
FireflyFFMFYYesNo
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Malaysia COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Malaysia – 12/2022
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Most travelers from Japan can enter Malaysia, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • Proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is not required for vaccinated travelers with a booster dose
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for Japan
  • Recommended Visit Japan Web application
  • Mandatory quarantine questionnaire

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 Tokyo to Kuala Lumpur?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Tokyo and Kuala Lumpur takes around 7.9 hours.
What is the flight distance between Tokyo and Kuala Lumpur?
The flight distance between Tokyo and Kuala Lumpur is 5355 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Tokyo and Kuala Lumpur?
Several carriers operate flights between Tokyo and Kuala Lumpur. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Malaysia Airlines, AirAsia, All Nippon Airways, Japan Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Tokyo?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Tokyo and Seoul, Sapporo, Okinawa Island, Manila, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Osaka, Taipei, Singapore, Honolulu, Denpasar, Los Angeles, Busan, Shanghai, Phuket City, Beijing, San Francisco, Cebu, Ho Chi Minh City, Fukuoka.
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, Malé, Shanghai, Medan, Chiang Mai, Yangon, Taipei, Siem Reap, Hanoi.
Which airports are there in Tokyo?
Tokyo is mainly served by Narita International. But there are other airports nearby, including Haneda, Yokota Air Base.
What airports are near Tokyo?
The main airport in Tokyo is Narita International. It is also served by Shizuoka, Fukushima, Ibaraki, Matsumoto.
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.
What buses and trains depart from Tokyo?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Tokyo, including JR Central.
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