There are 8 ways to get from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) by plane, train or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Kuala Lumpur  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) IST - KUL

$220 - $480

7 alternative options

Fly to Kuala Lumpur Subang, train  •  15 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) IST - SZB
  2. Take the train from KL Sentral to KLIA T1

$834 - $3,706

Fly to Ipoh, train  •  18 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Ipoh (IPH) IST - IPH
  2. Take the train from Ipoh to KL Sentral
  3. Take the train from KL Sentral to KLIA T1

$800 - $2,261

Fly to Kuantan, bus, train  •  18 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Kuantan (KUA) IST - KUA
  2. Take the bus from UMP Gambang to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
  3. Take the train from Bandar Tasik Selatan to KLIA T1

$439 - $1,063

Fly to Singapore, bus, train  •  17 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Singapore (SIN) IST - SIN
  2. Take the bus from Golden Mile Complex to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
  3. Take the train from Bandar Tasik Selatan to KLIA T1

$312 - $1,071

Fly to Johor Bahru, bus, train  •  18 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Johor Bahru (JHB) IST - JHB
  2. Take the bus from Kulai to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
  3. Take the train from Bandar Tasik Selatan to KLIA T1

$392 - $521

Fly to Hat Yai, train  •  20 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Hat Yai (HDY) IST - HDY
  2. Take the train from Padang Besar to KL Sentral
  3. Take the train from KL Sentral to KLIA T1

$575 - $1,154

Fly to Narathiwat, bus, Minivan, train  •  29 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Narathiwat (NAW) IST - NAW
  2. Take the bus from Narathiwat Bus Station to Pattani Bus Station
  3. Take the Minivan from Pattani Bus Station to Hat Yai Bus Station
  4. Take the train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
  5. Take the train from Padang Besar to KL Sentral
  6. Take the train from KL Sentral to KLIA T1

$346 - $583

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) is to fly which costs 1.000 ₺ - 2.300 ₺ and takes 10 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) is to fly which costs 1.000 ₺ - 2.300 ₺ and takes 10 h 35 min.

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The distance between Istanbul Airport (IST) and Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) is 8375 km.

It takes approximately 10 h 35 min to fly from Istanbul (IST) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL), including transfers and time at the airport.

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What companies run services between Istanbul Airport (IST), Turkey and Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL), Malaysia?

Turkish Airlines, Saudia and 15 other airlines fly from Istanbul Airport (IST) to Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) hourly.

Airlines
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Singapore
Ave. Duration
14 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Flights from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Flights from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Doha, Singapore
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Flights from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Dubai, Singapore
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
Flights from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Tashkent, Singapore
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,000
Flights from Istanbul to Ipoh via Dubai, Singapore
Ave. Duration
16 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,300
Flights from Istanbul to Kuantan via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Flights from Istanbul to Kuantan via Singapore
Ave. Duration
18 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,400
Flights from Istanbul to Kuantan via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
15 h 32 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
Flights from Istanbul to Kuantan via Doha, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,300
Flights from Istanbul to Kuantan via Suvarnabhumi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
Flights from Istanbul to Johor Bahru via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Istanbul to Johor Bahru via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
15 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Istanbul to Johor Bahru via Suvarnabhumi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Singapore
Ave. Duration
14 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Flights from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Flights from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Doha, Singapore
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Flights from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Dubai, Singapore
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
Flights from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Tashkent, Singapore
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,000
Flights from Istanbul to Ipoh via Dubai, Singapore
Ave. Duration
16 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,300
Flights from Istanbul to Kuantan via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Flights from Istanbul to Kuantan via Singapore
Ave. Duration
18 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,400
Flights from Istanbul to Kuantan via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
15 h 32 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
Flights from Istanbul to Kuantan via Doha, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,300
Flights from Istanbul to Kuantan via Suvarnabhumi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
Flights from Istanbul to Johor Bahru via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Istanbul to Johor Bahru via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
15 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Istanbul to Johor Bahru via Suvarnabhumi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur via Dubai
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Flights from Istanbul to Kuantan via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Flights from Istanbul to Kuantan via Dubai, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
18 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Istanbul to Kuantan via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
15 h 32 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
Flights from Istanbul to Kuantan via Doha, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,300
Flights from Istanbul to Kuantan via Suvarnabhumi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
Flights from Istanbul to Singapore via Dubai
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,300
Flights from Istanbul to Johor Bahru via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Istanbul to Johor Bahru via Dubai, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
18 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $950
Flights from Istanbul to Johor Bahru via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
15 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Istanbul to Johor Bahru via Suvarnabhumi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Istanbul to Hat Yai via Phuket
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Oman Air
Website
omanair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur via Muscat
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,200
Flights from Istanbul to Kuantan via Muscat, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Flights from Istanbul to Kuantan via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,400
Flights from Istanbul to Kuantan via Suvarnabhumi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
Flights from Istanbul to Johor Bahru via Muscat, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Istanbul to Johor Bahru via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
15 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Istanbul to Johor Bahru via Suvarnabhumi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Istanbul to Singapore via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Istanbul to Hat Yai via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
12 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Flights from Istanbul to Narathiwat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Istanbul to Narathiwat via Ashgabat, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$300 - $550
Flights from Istanbul to Narathiwat via Doha, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Istanbul to Narathiwat via Dubai, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
16 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
Flights from Istanbul to Narathiwat via Cairo, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,200
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Istanbul to Johor Bahru via Jakarta
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
Flights from Istanbul to Johor Bahru via Muscat, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Istanbul to Johor Bahru via Jeddah, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $900
Flights from Istanbul to Johor Bahru via Doha, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Istanbul to Johor Bahru via Baghdad, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
17 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,200
Flights from Istanbul to Ipoh via Singapore
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,300
Flights from Istanbul to Kuantan via Singapore
Ave. Duration
18 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,400
Flights from Istanbul to Singapore
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Flights from Istanbul to Hat Yai via Singapore
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,300
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
13 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $950
Flights from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
15 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $950
Flights from Istanbul to Hat Yai via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur via Doha
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $800
Flights from Istanbul to Singapore via Doha
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,100
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Narathiwat via Ashgabat, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$300 - $550
Flights from Istanbul to Narathiwat via Doha, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Istanbul to Narathiwat via Dubai, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
16 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
Flights from Istanbul to Narathiwat via Cairo, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,200
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,000
Flights from Istanbul to Singapore
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $800
Flights from Istanbul to Singapore via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
14 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Istanbul to Johor Bahru via Abu Dhabi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
20 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $950
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,000
Flights from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Doha, Penang
Ave. Duration
16 h 40 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
Iraqi Airways
Website
iraqiairways.com.iq
Flights from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur via Baghdad
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Uzbekistan
Website
uzairways.com
Flights from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur via Tashkent
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Hat Yai via Phuket
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Istanbul to Hat Yai via Singapore
Ave. Duration
14 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,400
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Istanbul to Narathiwat via Phuket, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,400
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to KLIA T1
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Train from Bandar Tasik Selatan to KLIA T1
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Ipoh to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$5 - $6
Gold
$7 - $9
Platinum
$9 - $12
Train from Padang Besar to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Schedules at
intranet.ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$12 - $13
Gold
$18 - $20
Platinum
$24 - $28
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hat Yai to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $28
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$1 - $5
2nd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Berth)
$16 - $22
1st Class (Berth)
$21 - $28
Bus operators
Etika Express
Grassland Express
Website
grasslandsg.com
Bus from Golden Mile Complex to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
grasslandsg.com
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Golden Mile Complex to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Book at
12go.asia
Transnasional
bus
Bus from Narathiwat Bus Station to Pattani Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Minivan
Bus from Pattani Bus Station to Hat Yai Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3

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