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There are 5 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Gold Coast by train, plane or bus

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Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Gold Coast  •  11h 39m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Gold Coast (OOL) KUL - OOL

$256 - $573

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Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Brisbane, train  •  13h 24m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Brisbane (BNE) KUL - BNE
  3. Take the train from International Airport station, platform 1 to Helensvale station, platform 1

$414 - $854

Bus to Singapore Changi, fly to Gold Coast  •  15h 52m

  1. Take the bus from KL Sentral to Bugis MRT Station
  2. Fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to Gold Coast (OOL) SIN - OOL

$266 - $692

Train to Ipoh, fly to Brisbane, train  •  19h 44m

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh
  2. Fly from Ipoh (IPH) to Brisbane (BNE) IPH - BNE
  3. Take the train from International Airport station, platform 1 to Helensvale station, platform 1

$470 - $1,249

Bus to Singapore Changi, fly to Brisbane, train  •  17h 42m

  1. Take the bus from KL Sentral to Bugis MRT Station
  2. Fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to Brisbane (BNE) SIN - BNE
  3. Take the train from International Airport station, platform 1 to Helensvale station, platform 1

$454 - $1,773

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No, entry into Australia from Malaysia is currently restricted.

The COVID-19 helpline number in Gold Coast is 1800 020 080.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Gold Coast is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Gold Coast is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus hotline on 1800 020 080.

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The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Gold Coast is to train and fly which costs RM 750 - RM 1800 and takes 11h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Gold Coast is to train and fly which costs RM 750 - RM 1800 and takes 11h 39m.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Gold Coast is 6522 km.

It takes approximately 11h 39m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Gold Coast, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Gold Coast Airport is the direct flight which takes 8h 10m.

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Gold Coast is 2h ahead of Kuala Lumpur. It is currently 8:23 PM in Kuala Lumpur and 10:23 PM in Gold Coast.

AirAsia X, Singapore Airlines, Scoot Tigerair and two other airlines offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Gold Coast Airport.

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There are 1749+ hotels available in Gold Coast. Prices start at $125 AUD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Gold Coast.
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  • Distance: 6521.8 km
  • Duration: 11h 39m

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Gold Coast, QLD, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Kuala Lumpur to Gold Coast. However, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Gold Coast, take the walk to Gold Coast Airport, then take the line 777 bus to Gold Coast. Alternatively, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Brisbane, take the walk to International Airport station, platform 1, take the train to Helensvale station, platform 1, take the walk to Helensvale station, platform 5, then take the tram to Gold Coast.

Airlines
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Gold Coast via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Brisbane via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
10h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Flights from Singapore Changi to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Singapore Changi to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100
Flights from Singapore Changi to Gold Coast via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100
Flights from Singapore Changi to Gold Coast via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,200
Flights from Ipoh to Brisbane via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,600
Flights from Ipoh to Brisbane via Singapore Changi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,800
Flights from Ipoh to Brisbane via Singapore Changi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $1,700
Flights from Ipoh to Brisbane via Singapore Changi, Auckland
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,100
Flights from Ipoh to Brisbane via Singapore Changi, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $1,700
Flights from Ipoh to Brisbane via Singapore Changi, Perth
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,800
Flights from Singapore Changi to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
7h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Brisbane via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
10h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Flights from Singapore Changi to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100
Flights from Singapore Changi to Gold Coast via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100
Flights from Singapore Changi to Gold Coast via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,200
Flights from Ipoh to Brisbane via Singapore Changi, Perth
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,200
Flights from Singapore Changi to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
7h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $3,700
Flights from Singapore Changi to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $2,800
Flights from Singapore Changi to Brisbane via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $3,300
Flights from Singapore Changi to Brisbane via Sydney
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $3,100
AirAsia X
Website
airasiax.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $550
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Royal Brunei Airlines
Website
flyroyalbrunei.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Brisbane via Bandar Seri Begawan
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $800
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Air Niugini
Website
airniugini.com.pg
Flights from Singapore Changi to Brisbane via Port Moresby
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Train operators
KLIA Express
Phone
+603 2267 8000
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.com/
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Train from International Airport station, platform 1 to Helensvale station, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $31
Website
TRANSLink QLD
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
$8 - $9
Gold
$11 - $13
Platinum
$14 - $16
Bus operators
KKKL Travel & Tours
Email
enquiry@kkkl.com.sg
Website
kkkl.com.sg
Bus from KL Sentral to Bugis MRT Station
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
kkkl.com.sg

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