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There are 5 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Sasebo by train or plane

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Recommended option

Train, fly to Fukuoka  •  12h 32m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Fukuoka (FUK) KUL - FUK
  3. Take the train from Hakata to Sasebo

¥18277 - ¥28241

Cheapest option

Train, fly to Nagasaki  •  13h 37m

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

¥14657 - ¥34091

3 alternative options

Train, fly to Saga  •  17h 1m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Saga (HSG) KUL - HSG
  3. Take the train from Saga to Sasebo

¥16297 - ¥35771

Train, fly to Kita Kyushu  •  18h 23m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Kita Kyushu (KKJ) KUL - KKJ
  3. Take the train from Kokura to Shin-Tosu
  4. Take the train from Shin-Tosu to Sasebo

¥17357 - ¥48341

Train, fly to Kagoshima  •  16h 46m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Kagoshima (KOJ) KUL - KOJ
  3. Take the train from Kagoshima-Chuo to Shin-Tosu
  4. Take the train from Shin-Tosu to Sasebo

¥25657 - ¥50791

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The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Sasebo is to train and fly which costs RM 700 - RM 1200 and takes 12h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Sasebo is to train and fly which costs RM 700 - RM 1200 and takes 12h 32m.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Sasebo is 4431 km.

It takes approximately 12h 32m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Sasebo, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Fukuoka Airport is the direct flight which takes 6h 25m.

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Sasebo is 1h ahead of Kuala Lumpur. It is currently 8:41 AM in Kuala Lumpur and 9:41 AM in Sasebo.

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

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There are 24+ hotels available in Sasebo. Prices start at ¥10000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Sasebo.
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  • Distance: 4431.1 km
  • Duration: 12h 32m

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Sasebo, Japan?

There is no direct connection from Kuala Lumpur to Sasebo. However, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Fukuoka, take the walk to Fukuoka Airport, take the subway to Hakata, take the walk to Hakata, then take the train to Sasebo. Alternatively, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Nagasaki, take the walk to Nagasaki Airport, then take the shuttle to Sasebo.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Fukuoka via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥28000 - ¥170000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Nagasaki via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥25000 - ¥90000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Nagasaki via Fukuoka, Tsushima
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥13000 - ¥31000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Nagasaki via Fukuoka, Fukue
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥13000 - ¥31000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Saga via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥21000 - ¥65000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Saga via Osaka Kansai, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥41000 - ¥90000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kita Kyushu via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥25000 - ¥90000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kita Kyushu via Fukuoka, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥16000 - ¥35000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kita Kyushu via Shanghai Pudong, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥16000 - ¥35000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kagoshima via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥28000 - ¥100000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Nagasaki via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
¥12000 - ¥31000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kita Kyushu via Osaka Kansai, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥41000 - ¥90000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kagoshima via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
10h 52m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥23000 - ¥60000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kagoshima via Incheon
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
¥15000 - ¥35000
Oriental Air Bridge
Website
orc-air.co.jp
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Nagasaki via Fukuoka, Tsushima
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥13000 - ¥31000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Nagasaki via Fukuoka, Fukue
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥13000 - ¥31000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Fukuoka via Incheon
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥37000 - ¥70000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kagoshima via Incheon
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥25000 - ¥75000
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Nagasaki via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
10h 52m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
¥28000 - ¥39000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kagoshima via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥47000 - ¥51000
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Nagasaki via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
10h 52m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
¥28000 - ¥39000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kagoshima via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥47000 - ¥51000
Star Flyer
Website
starflyer.jp
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kita Kyushu via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
¥26000 - ¥70000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kita Kyushu via Manila, Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥11000 - ¥37000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kita Kyushu via Hong Kong, Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
¥27000 - ¥75000
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Fukuoka via Manila
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥23000 - ¥41000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Nagasaki via Manila, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥29000 - ¥60000
Spring Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Saga via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
¥13000 - ¥31000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Saga via Singapore Changi, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥26000 - ¥65000
Tigerair Taiwan
Website
tigerairtw.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Saga via Singapore Changi, Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
¥13000 - ¥37000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Saga via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥26000 - ¥70000
Peach Aviation Limited
Website
flypeach.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kagoshima via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥40000 - ¥90000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kagoshima via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥28000 - ¥85000
AirAsia X
Website
airasiax.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥13000 - ¥33000
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Fukuoka via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥14000 - ¥38000
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Fukuoka via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥38000 - ¥60000
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Fukuoka via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥35000 - ¥80000
Hong Kong Express
Website
hkexpress.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Nagasaki via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥16000 - ¥55000
JetStar Japan
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kagoshima via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥18000 - ¥38000
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
¥950 - ¥1400
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.com/
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakata to Sasebo
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥3100 - ¥4600
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥3100 - ¥4400
Reserved Seat
¥3300 - ¥4600
Green Seat
¥4500 - ¥6500
Train from Saga to Sasebo
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥2000 - ¥2900
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥2000 - ¥2800
Reserved Seat
¥2000 - ¥2900
Green Seat
¥2700 - ¥3700
Train from Kokura to Shin-Tosu
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
¥2400 - ¥3500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥2400 - ¥3400
Reserved Seat
¥2500 - ¥3500
Green Seat
¥3300 - ¥4600
Train from Shin-Tosu to Sasebo
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥2400 - ¥3600
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥2400 - ¥3500
Reserved Seat
¥2500 - ¥3600
Green Seat
¥3400 - ¥4700
Japan Railways Shinkansen

Japan’s famous bullet trains, operated by Japan Rail, are known for their comfort, punctuality and efficiency. They run at speeds of up to 320km/h and connect most of the country’s major cities. Most shinkansen trains offer two classes – Ordinary and Green Car – although some also offer Gran Class (comparable to first class). Seat reservations can be made on all trains for a small fee, although it’s not mandatory apart from on a handful of routes.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kokura to Shin-Tosu
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥3300 - ¥5500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥3300 - ¥4500
Reserved seat
¥4200 - ¥5500
Green seat
¥5000 - ¥7000
Train from Kagoshima-Chuo to Shin-Tosu
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥6000 - ¥9500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥6000 - ¥8500
Reserved seat
¥7500 - ¥9500
Green seat
¥9000 - ¥13000

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