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There are 6 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Incheon, train  •  10h 21m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Incheon (ICN) KUL - ICN
  3. Take the train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station

₩275,844 - ₩1226,185

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Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Seoul Gimpo  •  11h 17m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) KUL - GMP

₩153,544 - ₩383,085

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Fly Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Incheon, train  •  12h 55m

  1. Fly from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) to Incheon (ICN) SZB - ICN
  2. Take the train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station

₩345,245 - ₩499,604

Bus to Singapore Changi, fly to Incheon, train  •  15h 6m

  1. Take the bus from KL Sentral to Bugis MRT Station
  2. Fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to Incheon (ICN) SIN - ICN
  3. Take the train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station

₩192,707 - ₩737,707

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Gimhae, bus, train  •  12h 36m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Gimhae (PUS) KUL - PUS
  3. Take the bus from Gimhae Airport Int'l Terminal to Dongdaegu
  4. Take the train from Dongdaegu Station to Gwangmyeong Station

₩760,744 - ₩934,685

Drive  •  3 days 9h

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Nambu Bus Terminal 6814.5 km

₩1000,000 - ₩1500,000

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The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul is to bus and fly and train which costs RM 650 - RM 2700 and takes 15h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul is to train and fly which costs RM 950 - RM 4400 and takes 10h 21m.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Seoul is 4614 km. The road distance is 6814.5 km.

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It takes approximately 10h 21m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Incheon Airport is the direct flight which takes 6h 30m.

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Seoul is 1h ahead of Kuala Lumpur. It is currently 8:48 PM in Kuala Lumpur and 9:48 PM in Seoul.

Yes, the driving distance between Kuala Lumpur to Seoul is 6814 km. It takes approximately 3 days 9h to drive from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul.

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Korean Air, AirAsia X, Malaysia Airlines and eight other airlines offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Incheon Airport.

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There are 1587+ hotels available in Seoul. Prices start at ₩110,000 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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  • Distance: 4613.9 km
  • Duration: 10h 21m

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Seoul, South Korea?

There is no direct connection from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul. However, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Incheon, take the walk to Incheon Int'l Airport T1, then take the train to Seoul. Alternatively, you can take the train to Terminal Skypark Komuter Station, take the walk to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah airport, fly to Incheon, take the walk to Incheon Int'l Airport T1, then take the train to Seoul.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Incheon
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩250,000 - ₩800,000
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Incheon via Alor Setar, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
12h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩280,000 - ₩950,000
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Incheon via Penang, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
12h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩280,000 - ₩900,000
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Incheon via Senai, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
13h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩280,000 - ₩900,000
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Incheon via Sultan Ismail Petra, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
13h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩280,000 - ₩900,000
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Incheon via Kuala Trengganu, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩280,000 - ₩900,000
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Incheon via Langkawi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩290,000 - ₩950,000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Incheon via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩240,000 - ₩800,000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Incheon
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩250,000 - ₩800,000
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Incheon via Senai
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩340,000 - ₩490,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul Gimpo via Incheon, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩380,000 - ₩1100,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul Gimpo via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩310,000 - ₩1100,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae, Cheju
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩150,000 - ₩390,000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Incheon
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩430,000 - ₩800,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Gimhae via Incheon
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩410,000 - ₩1100,000
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Incheon via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩210,000 - ₩600,000
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Incheon via Penang, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩280,000 - ₩750,000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Incheon
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩440,000 - ₩1000,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Gimhae via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩260,000 - ₩700,000
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Incheon via Penang, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩280,000 - ₩750,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩140,000 - ₩370,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul Gimpo via Taiwan Taoyuan, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩140,000 - ₩370,000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Incheon
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩440,000 - ₩1000,000
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Incheon via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩190,000 - ₩550,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Incheon via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩190,000 - ₩550,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Gimhae via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩220,000 - ₩650,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Gimhae via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩230,000 - ₩700,000
AirAsia X
Website
airasiax.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Incheon
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩130,000 - ₩320,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩150,000 - ₩380,000
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Incheon via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩250,000 - ₩470,000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Incheon via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩280,000 - ₩550,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Gimhae via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩300,000 - ₩600,000
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Incheon via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩290,000 - ₩1000,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul Gimpo via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩310,000 - ₩1100,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Gimhae via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩360,000 - ₩1200,000
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Incheon via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩310,000 - ₩1100,000
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Incheon via Penang, Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
₩380,000 - ₩1300,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul Gimpo via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩310,000 - ₩1100,000
Royal Brunei Airlines
Website
flyroyalbrunei.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Incheon via Bandar Seri Begawan
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩310,000 - ₩490,000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Incheon via Bandar Seri Begawan
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩330,000 - ₩550,000
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩140,000 - ₩370,000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul Gimpo via Taiwan Taoyuan, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩140,000 - ₩370,000
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Incheon via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩280,000 - ₩750,000
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Incheon via Manila
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩200,000 - ₩480,000
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Incheon via Senai
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩340,000 - ₩490,000
Eastar Jet
Website
eastarjet.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul Gimpo via Cheju
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩140,000 - ₩360,000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul Gimpo via Taiwan Taoyuan, Cheju
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩240,000 - ₩800,000
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Incheon via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩310,000 - ₩650,000
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Incheon via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩150,000 - ₩330,000
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Incheon via Manila
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩270,000 - ₩850,000
Train operators
KLIA Express
Phone
+603 2267 8000
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
₩11,000 - ₩20,000
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.com/
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
₩4,200 - ₩6,500
Website
http://www.arex.or.kr/
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Dongdaegu Station to Gwangmyeong Station
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₩34,000 - ₩49,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
First Class
₩67,425
Economy Class
₩48,172
Standing
₩40,922
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
₩26,807
Schedules at
kkkl.com.sg
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gimhae Airport Int'l Terminal to Dongdaegu
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩10,500
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr

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