There are 4 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Beijing  •  9 h 41 min

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

$84 - $221

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Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Tianjin, train  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Tianjin (TSN) KUL - TSN
  3. Take the train from Tianjin Station to Beijing South

Bus to Singapore Changi, fly to Beijing  •  14 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from 5 Element Hotel to Tampines MRT Station
  2. Fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to Beijing (PEK) SIN - PEK

$132 - $333

Drive  •  2 days 19 h

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing 3473.5 miles

$500 - $750

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Beijing is 4348 km. The road distance is 5557.7 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 41 min to get from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Beijing Airport is the direct flight which takes 6 h 10 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kuala Lumpur to Beijing is 5558 km. It takes approximately 2 days 19 h to drive from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing.

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Air China, Malaysia Airlines, AirAsia X and five other airlines offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Beijing Airport.

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There are 1454+ hotels available in Beijing. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing.
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  • Distance: 2717.5 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 41 min

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Beijing, China?

There is no direct connection from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. However, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Beijing, take the walk to Beijing Capital Airport T2, then take the subway to Beijing. Alternatively, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Tianjin, take the walk to Tianjin Airport, take the bus to Konggangjingjiqu Station, take the line 2 subway to Tianjin station, take the walk to Tianjin Station, then take the train to Beijing.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $330
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing via Changsha
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $330
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Tianjin via Changsha
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Tianjin via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Tianjin via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Flights from Singapore Changi to Beijing via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Singapore Changi to Beijing via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Tianjin via Changsha
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Tianjin via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Tianjin via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Singapore Changi to Beijing via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Singapore Changi to Beijing via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,400
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Tianjin via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $360
Flights from Singapore Changi to Beijing
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Singapore Changi to Beijing via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Beijing
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
8 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,400
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Tianjin via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
9 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $360
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $380
Flights from Singapore Changi to Beijing via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $430
Flights from Singapore Changi to Beijing via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
AirAsia X
Website
airasiax.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Tianjin via Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Tianjin via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Tianjin via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Tianjin via Incheon
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
China Railways C-Class
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Tianjin Station to Beijing South
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
Bus operators
KKKL Travel & Tours
Email
enquiry@kkkl.com.sg
Website
kkkl.com.sg
Bus from 5 Element Hotel to Tampines MRT Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Schedules at
kkkl.com.sg

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