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There are 3 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Perth by train, plane or bus

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Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly  •  9h 16m

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

$307 - $424

Cheapest option

Bus to Singapore Changi, fly  •  13h 43m

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

$266 - $3,740

1 alternative option

Fly from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah  •  13h 23m

  1. Fly from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) to Perth (PER) SZB - PER

$336 - $450

Malaysia → Australia
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International entry into Australia from Malaysia

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Malaysia
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Australia, as well as residents from New Zealand

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Australia with the above exceptions. India are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Australia from Malaysia

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 14-day mandatory monitored quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Malaysia
  • State and territory governments, with support from the Australian Government, manage quarantine arrangements
  • Australia Travel Declaration required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: New Zealand, Kiribati, Myanmar, Niue, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tokelau, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu unless other countries have been visited within the past 14 days prior to arrival
  • 14-day mandatory monitored quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: New Zealand unless other countries have been visited within the past 14 days prior to arrival
  • State and territory governments, with support from the Australian Government, manage quarantine arrangements
  • Australia Travel Declaration required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Australia

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Considerations leaving from Malaysia

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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No, entry into Australia from Malaysia is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Perth is 1800 020 080.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Perth is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Perth is 1.5 metres.

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

Yes, entry into Malaysia from Australia is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 2 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Perth is to train and fly which costs RM 950 - RM 1400 and takes 9h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Perth is to train and fly which costs RM 950 - RM 1400 and takes 9h 16m.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Perth is 4179 km.

It takes approximately 9h 16m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Perth, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Perth Airport is the direct flight which takes 5h 30m.

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AirAsia X, Malindo Airways, Qantas and four other airlines offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Perth Airport.

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There are 591+ hotels available in Perth. Prices start at $125 AUD per night.

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The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport is to train which takes 30 min and costs RM 3 - RM 11.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Perth.
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  • Distance: 4179.2 km
  • Duration: 9h 16m

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Perth, WA, Australia?

Malindo Airways, Scoot Tigerair and eight other airlines fly from Kuala Lumpur to Perth hourly.

Airlines
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Perth via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
8h 12m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Perth via Penang, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Singapore Changi to Perth
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,800
Flights from Singapore Changi to Perth via Darwin
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $850
AirAsia X
Website
airasiax.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Perth
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Perth via Penang, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Perth via Senai, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Perth via Langkawi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Perth via Sultan Ismail Petra, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Perth via Penang, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$330 - $440
Flights from Singapore Changi to Perth
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $380
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Perth
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $900
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Perth via Penang, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $900
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Perth
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $900
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Perth via Penang, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $900
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Perth
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $900
Flights from Singapore Changi to Perth via Ngurah Rai
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Perth
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $900
Flights from Singapore Changi to Perth via Ngurah Rai
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Perth
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Indonesia AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Perth via Ngurah Rai
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
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
$11 - $18
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.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
5h 31m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
kkkl.com.sg

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