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There are 5 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ames by train, plane 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.

Recommended option

Train, fly to Des Moines  •  27h 32m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Des Moines (DSM) KUL - DSM

$748 - $2,055

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Train, fly to Minneapolis, bus  •  29h 52m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Minneapolis (MSP) KUL - MSP
  3. Take the bus from Mall of America - Bloomington, MN to Ames, IA

$552 - $1,380

3 alternative options

Train, fly to Cedar Rapids, bus  •  30h 41m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Cedar Rapids (CID) KUL - CID
  3. Take the bus from Cedar Rapids,IA to Ames, IA

$585 - $2,157

Train, fly to Waterloo, bus  •  34h 20m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Waterloo (ALO) KUL - ALO
  3. Take the bus from Waterloo, IA to Ames, IA

$759 - $2,091

Train, fly to Mason City, bus  •  31h 5m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Mason City (MCW) KUL - MCW
  3. Take the bus from Mason City, IA to Ames, IA

$634 - $1,552

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ames is to train and fly and bus which costs RM 2300 - RM 6000 and takes 29h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ames is to train and fly which costs RM 3100 - RM 9000 and takes 27h 32m.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Ames is 14759 km.

It takes approximately 27h 32m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ames, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Des Moines Airport. The quickest flight takes 23h 10m and has two stopovers.

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Ames is 13h behind Kuala Lumpur. It is currently 7:17 AM in Kuala Lumpur and 6:17 PM in Ames.

Shanghai Airlines, Japan Airlines, Malaysia Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Des Moines Airport.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Ames. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Ames.
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  • Distance: 9224.6 miles
  • Duration: 27h 32m

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Ames, IA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Kuala Lumpur to Ames. However, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Des Moines, take the walk to Des Moines International Airport, IA, then take the shuttle to Ames. Alternatively, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Cedar Rapids, take the walk to Cedar Rapids,IA, then take the bus to Ames.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Des Moines via Tokyo Narita, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
24h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,700
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Des Moines via Tokyo Narita, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
25h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $3,200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Des Moines via Hong Kong, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
26h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $3,200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Cedar Rapids via Tokyo Narita, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
25h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Cedar Rapids via Tokyo Narita, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
26h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $3,600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Cedar Rapids via Hong Kong, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
26h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $3,600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Cedar Rapids via Taiwan Taoyuan, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
23h 31m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Minneapolis via Tokyo Narita, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
26h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Minneapolis via Tokyo Narita, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
26h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Waterloo via Tokyo Narita, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
27h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $3,300
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Waterloo via Incheon, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
26h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Waterloo via Guangzhou Baiyun, Vancouver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
25h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Waterloo via Tokyo Narita, Seattle, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
36h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Des Moines via Tokyo Narita, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Des Moines via Tokyo Narita, Denver
Ave. Duration
25h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Des Moines via Tokyo Narita, Houston
Ave. Duration
27h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $3,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Des Moines via Tokyo Narita, Seattle, Denver
Ave. Duration
25h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Cedar Rapids via Tokyo Narita, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
23h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,300
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Cedar Rapids via Tokyo Narita, Denver
Ave. Duration
29h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Minneapolis via Tokyo Narita, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
23h 17m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Minneapolis via Tokyo Narita, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
24h 26m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Des Moines via Shanghai Pudong, Detroit
Ave. Duration
27h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,500
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Cedar Rapids via Amsterdam Schiphol, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
27h 39m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $5,500
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Cedar Rapids via Shanghai Pudong, Detroit
Ave. Duration
27h 41m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Cedar Rapids via Incheon, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
30h 8m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $3,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Cedar Rapids via Incheon, Detroit
Ave. Duration
24h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Minneapolis via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
25h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,900
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Minneapolis via Incheon
Ave. Duration
22h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Minneapolis via Incheon, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
26h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,200
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Des Moines via Incheon, Detroit
Ave. Duration
26h 37m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,500
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Cedar Rapids via Incheon, Detroit
Ave. Duration
25h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Cedar Rapids via Incheon, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
30h 8m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $3,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Minneapolis via Incheon
Ave. Duration
22h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Minneapolis via Incheon, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
26h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Minneapolis via Incheon, Detroit
Ave. Duration
26h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $3,000
Air Choice One
Website
airchoiceone.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Mason City via Incheon, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
26h 32m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,500
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Mason City via Tokyo Narita, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
27h 52m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Mason City via Amsterdam Schiphol, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
30h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,300
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Mason City via Shanghai Pudong, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
29h 47m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Cedar Rapids via Tokyo Narita, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
24h 55m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Minneapolis via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
25h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,900
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Minneapolis via Guangzhou Baiyun, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
23h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Minneapolis via Hong Kong, Toronto
Ave. Duration
25h 52m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,500
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Minneapolis via Tokyo Narita, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
26h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,000
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Cedar Rapids,IA to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Waterloo, IA to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Mall of America - Bloomington, MN to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Mason City, IA to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Book at
jeffersonlines.com

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