There are 3 ways to get from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur by plane or train

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 Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  5 h 29 min

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

$36 - $139

2 alternative options

Train to Bandung, fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Jakarta Gambir to Bandung
  2. Fly from Bandung (BDO) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) BDO - KUL
  3. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

$43 - $208

Fly Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur Subang  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Jakarta (CGK) to Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) CGK - SZB

$88 - $1,403

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur is to fly and train which costs Rp500000 - Rp2000000 and takes 5 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur is to fly and train which costs Rp500000 - Rp2000000 and takes 5 h 29 min.

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The distance between Jakarta and Kuala Lumpur is 1187 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 29 min to get from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Jakarta Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Kuala Lumpur is 1 h ahead of Jakarta. It is currently 2:08 AM in Jakarta and 3:08 AM in Kuala Lumpur.

Indonesia AirAsia Extra, PT, KLM, Batik Air and six other airlines offer flights from Jakarta Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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There are 4064+ hotels available in Kuala Lumpur. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Jakarta to Jakarta Airport is to bus which takes 45 min and costs Rp30000.

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Map of how to get from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur.
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  • Distance: 741.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 29 min

What companies run services between Jakarta, Indonesia and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

Malindo Airways, Malaysia Airlines and nine other airlines fly from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur hourly.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Singapore
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Penang
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Singapore
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Penang
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Garuda Indonesia
Website
garuda-indonesia.com
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Bandung to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Penang
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $140
Flights from Bandung to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Lion Mentari Airlines
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Indonesia AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Bandung to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $220
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Bandung to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Batik Air
Website
batikair.com
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Indonesia AirAsia Extra, PT
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Kereta API
Phone
021-121
Website
tiket.kereta-api.co.id
Train from Jakarta Gambir to Bandung
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $9
Website
kai.id
Book at
tiket.com
Economy
$1 - $9
Business
$4 - $9
Executive
$7 - $14

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