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There are 3 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Otaku by plane, taxi, bus or car

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 New Plymouth, taxi

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to New Plymouth (NPL)
  2. Take a taxi from New Plymouth to Otaku

Cheapest option

Fly to Wanganui, drive

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Wanganui (WAG)
  2. Drive from Wanganui to Otaku

1 alternative option

Fly to Palmerston, bus

  1. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Palmerston (PMR)
  2. Take the bus from Palmerston North to Hawera
  3. Take the bus from Hawera to Opunake

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Otaku is to fly and drive which costs RM 1700 - RM 5000 and takes 18h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Otaku is to fly and taxi which costs RM 2700 - RM 6500 and takes 16h 29m.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Otaku is 8713 km.

It takes approximately 16h 29m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Otaku, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to New Plymouth Airport. The quickest flight takes 14h 25m and has one stopover.

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Otaku is 4h ahead of Kuala Lumpur. It is currently 7:46 PM in Kuala Lumpur and 11:46 PM in Otaku.

Emirates, Singapore Airlines, Malaysia Airlines and Air New Zealand offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to New Plymouth Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in Otaku. Prices start at $150 NZD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Otaku.
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  • Distance: 8712.6 km
  • Duration: 16h 29m

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Otaku, New Zealand?

There is no direct connection from Kuala Lumpur to Otaku. However, you can take the train to Bandar Tasik Selatan, take the walk to TBS Kuala Lumpur, take the bus to Klia, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to New Plymouth, then take the taxi to Otaku. Alternatively, you can take the train to Bandar Tasik Selatan, take the walk to TBS Kuala Lumpur, take the bus to Klia, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Palmerston, take the taxi to Palmerston North, take the bus to Hawera, take the bus to Opunake, then take the taxi to Otaku.

Airlines
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to New Plymouth via Singapore Changi, Auckland
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to New Plymouth via Auckland
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to New Plymouth via Melbourne, Auckland
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to New Plymouth via Sydney, Auckland
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to New Plymouth via Auckland, Wellington
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Palmerston via Singapore Changi, Auckland
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,500
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Palmerston via Auckland
Ave. Duration
15h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $2,600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Palmerston via Singapore Changi, Christchurch
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Palmerston via Sydney, Auckland
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,500
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Palmerston via Melbourne, Auckland
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,600
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to New Plymouth via Singapore Changi, Auckland
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to New Plymouth via Auckland
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Palmerston via Auckland
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,500
Air Chathams
Website
airchathams.co.nz
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Wanganui via Auckland
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Wanganui via Singapore Changi, Auckland
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Wanganui via Sydney, Auckland
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Wanganui via Melbourne, Auckland
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Bus operators
Taranaki Regional Council
Website
trc.govt.nz
Bus from Hawera to Opunake
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
trc.govt.nz
Other operators
Taxi from New Plymouth to Otaku
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$260 - $310
New Plymouth Taxis
Phone
+64 6 757 3000
Energy City Cabs
Phone
+64 800 141 525
Website
energycabs.co.nz

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