There are 5 ways to get from Cairo to Kuala Lumpur by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Cairo to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  14h 51m

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) CAI - KUL
  2. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

RM 1880 - RM 2488

Cheapest option

Train to Borg El Arab, fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  19h 38m

  1. Take the train from El Giza to Alexandria
  2. Fly from Borg El Arab (HBE) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) HBE - KUL
  3. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

RM 1472 - RM 4210

3 alternative options

Fly Cairo to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah  •  19h 46m

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) CAI - SZB

RM 1502 - RM 4216

Fly Cairo to Kuantan, bus  •  21h 30m

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Kuantan (KUA) CAI - KUA
  2. Take the bus from UMP Gambang to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan Kuala Lumpur

RM 1748 - RM 4726

Drive  •  6 days 2h

  1. Drive from Cairo to Kuala Lumpur 11078.7 km

RM 2200 - RM 3300

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cairo to Kuala Lumpur is to fly and train which costs $430 - $600 and takes 14h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Cairo to Kuala Lumpur is to fly and train which costs $430 - $600 and takes 14h 51m.

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The distance between Cairo and Kuala Lumpur is 7954 km. The road distance is 11078.7 km.

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It takes approximately 14h 51m to get from Cairo to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Cairo Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport. The quickest flight takes 12h 25m and has one stopover.

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Kuala Lumpur is 6h ahead of Cairo. It is currently 6:21 PM in Cairo and 12:21 AM in Kuala Lumpur.

Yes, the driving distance between Cairo to Kuala Lumpur is 11079 km. It takes approximately 6 days 2h to drive from Cairo to Kuala Lumpur.

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Egyptair, Malaysia Airlines, Oman Air and six other airlines offer flights from Cairo Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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There are 4848+ hotels available in Kuala Lumpur. Prices start at RM 500 per night.

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The best way to get from Cairo to Cairo Airport is to bus which takes 23 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Cairo to Kuala Lumpur.
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  • Distance: 7954.4 km
  • Duration: 14h 51m

What companies run services between Cairo, Egypt and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

Etihad, Malaysia Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Cairo to Kuala Lumpur hourly.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Cairo to Kuala Lumpur via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 4600 - RM 14000
Flights from Cairo to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Abu Dhabi, Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1600 - RM 4400
Flights from Cairo to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Abu Dhabi, Kuala Lumpur, Senai
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1600 - RM 4400
Flights from Cairo to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Abu Dhabi, Kuala Lumpur, Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1600 - RM 4400
Flights from Cairo to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Abu Dhabi, Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
23h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1600 - RM 4400
Flights from Cairo to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Medina, Kuala Lumpur, Senai
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1500 - RM 4300
Flights from Cairo to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Dubai, Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1600 - RM 4600
Flights from Cairo to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Medina, Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1500 - RM 4300
Flights from Cairo to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Dubai, Kuala Lumpur, Senai
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1600 - RM 4500
Flights from Cairo to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Abu Dhabi, Kuala Lumpur, Sultan Ismail Petra
Ave. Duration
26h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1600 - RM 4400
Flights from Cairo to Kuantan via Suvarnabhumi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
RM 2100 - RM 4700
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Cairo to Kuala Lumpur via Medina
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 2200 - RM 5500
Flights from Cairo to Kuala Lumpur via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
13h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 2200 - RM 5500
Flights from Cairo to Kuala Lumpur via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 2200 - RM 5500
Flights from Borg El Arab to Kuala Lumpur via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 1400 - RM 4100
Flights from Borg El Arab to Kuala Lumpur via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1400 - RM 4200
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Cairo to Kuala Lumpur via Dubai
Ave. Duration
14h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1800 - RM 5500
Flights from Cairo to Kuantan via Dubai, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1700 - RM 4900
Flights from Cairo to Kuantan via Suvarnabhumi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
RM 2100 - RM 4700
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Cairo to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Medina, Kuala Lumpur, Senai
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1500 - RM 4300
Flights from Cairo to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Dubai, Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1600 - RM 4600
Flights from Cairo to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Medina, Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1500 - RM 4300
Flights from Cairo to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Dubai, Kuala Lumpur, Senai
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1600 - RM 4500
Flights from Cairo to Kuantan via Suvarnabhumi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
RM 2100 - RM 4700
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Cairo to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Suvarnabhumi, Penang
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
RM 1800 - RM 4200
Flights from Cairo to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Medina, Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1500 - RM 4300
Flights from Cairo to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Dubai, Phuket, Langkawi
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
RM 1500 - RM 4400
Flights from Cairo to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Manama, Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1800 - RM 3700
Oman Air
Website
omanair.com
Flights from Cairo to Kuala Lumpur via Muscat
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 2300 - RM 4200
Flights from Cairo to Kuantan via Muscat, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1600 - RM 4700
Flights from Borg El Arab to Kuala Lumpur via Muscat
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
RM 1500 - RM 4200
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Cairo to Kuala Lumpur via Manama
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1800 - RM 3700
Flights from Borg El Arab to Kuala Lumpur via Manama
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
RM 1700 - RM 3500
Flights from Borg El Arab to Kuala Lumpur via Sharm el-Sheikh, Manama
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
RM 1700 - RM 3600
Air Arabia
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Cairo to Kuala Lumpur via Sharjah
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
RM 2100 - RM 5500
Flights from Borg El Arab to Kuala Lumpur via Sharjah
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 1800 - RM 3400
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Cairo to Kuantan via Istanbul Ataturk, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 2200 - RM 5500
Flights from Cairo to Kuantan via Suvarnabhumi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
RM 2100 - RM 4700
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Cairo to Kuala Lumpur via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 4600 - RM 14000
Iraqi Airways
Website
iraqiairways.com.iq
Flights from Cairo to Kuala Lumpur via Baghdad
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
RM 1400 - RM 5500
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Cairo to Kuantan via Istanbul Ataturk, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 2200 - RM 5500
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Cairo to Kuantan via Abu Dhabi, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 1800 - RM 4900
Train operators
KLIA Express
Phone
+603 2267 8000
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
RM 40 - RM 70
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.com/
Bus operators
LA Holidays
Phone
+ 6012-389 5689
Email
general@laholidays.com.my
Website
laholidays.my
Bus from UMP Gambang to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
RM 24
Schedules at
laholidays.my
Etika Express
Phone
03-9287 7799
Email
etikadelta@yahoo.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from UMP Gambang to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
RM 25
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
easybook.com
Plusliner
Phone
+60 3 4045 8878
Email
talk2us@ktb.com.my
Website
plusliner.com.my
Bus from Universiti Malaysia Pahang to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
RM 26
Schedules at
plusliner.com.my
Book at
easybook.com

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