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

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Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Zurich  •  18h 45m

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

SFr 301 - SFr 1055

Cheapest option

Bus to Singapore Changi, fly to Zurich  •  21h 13m

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

SFr 296 - SFr 468

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Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Basel, train  •  21h 17m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Basel (BSL) KUL - BSL
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB

SFr 417 - SFr 937

Train to Ipoh, fly to Zurich  •  24h 45m

  1. Take the train from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh
  2. Fly from Ipoh (IPH) to Zurich (ZRH) IPH - ZRH

SFr 529 - SFr 1352

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Stuttgart, train  •  22h 52m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Stuttgart (STR) KUL - STR
  3. Take the train from Boeblingen to Zuerich Hb

SFr 465 - SFr 979

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Milan Malpensa, bus, train  •  23h 46m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) KUL - MXP
  3. Take the bus from Milan Malpensa Airport P2 Terminal 1 to Lugano Piazzale Besso
  4. Take the train from Lugano to Zürich HB

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No, entry into Switzerland from Malaysia is currently restricted.

The COVID-19 helpline number in Uster is 0041 58 463 00 00.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Uster is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Uster is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus hotline on 0041 58 463 00 00.

Exceptions may apply, for full details: Swiss Federal Office of Public Health.
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Uster is to bus and fly which costs RM 1300 - RM 2100 and takes 21h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Uster is to train and fly which costs RM 1300 - RM 4800 and takes 18h 45m.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Uster is 9974 km.

It takes approximately 18h 45m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Uster, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Zurich Airport. The quickest flight takes 15h 15m and has one stopover.

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Uster is 6h behind Kuala Lumpur. It is currently 4:08 AM in Kuala Lumpur and 10:08 PM in Uster.

KLM, Oman Air, British Airways and four other airlines offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 593+ hotels available in Uster. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Uster.
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  • Distance: 9974.4 km
  • Duration: 18h 45m

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Uster, Switzerland?

There is no direct connection from Kuala Lumpur to Uster. However, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Zurich, take the walk to Zürich Flughafen, take the line 16 train to Zürich Oerlikon, then take the line 15 train to Uster. Alternatively, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Basel, take the walk to Basel EuroAirport, take the line 50 bus to Basel, Bahnhof SBB, take the walk to Basel SBB, take the train to Zürich HB, then take the line 15 train to Uster.

Airlines
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Zurich via Doha
Ave. Duration
17h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 550 - SFr 2000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Basel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 600 - SFr 1100
Flights from Ipoh to Zurich via Singapore Changi, Doha
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 550 - SFr 1500
Flights from Singapore Changi to Zurich via Doha
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 550 - SFr 850
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Stuttgart via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 600 - SFr 1200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Milan Malpensa via Doha
Ave. Duration
16h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 350 - SFr 900
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Zurich via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 500 - SFr 1600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Basel via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 370 - SFr 850
Flights from Ipoh to Zurich via Singapore Changi, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
SFr 550 - SFr 1300
Flights from Singapore Changi to Zurich via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
16h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 410 - SFr 700
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Stuttgart via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
16h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 380 - SFr 850
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Milan Malpensa via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
17h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 340 - SFr 800
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Zurich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 600 - SFr 2100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Basel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 490 - SFr 1100
Flights from Singapore Changi to Zurich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 440 - SFr 750
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Stuttgart via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 500 - SFr 1100
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Milan Malpensa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 360 - SFr 950
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Ipoh to Zurich via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 650 - SFr 1700
Flights from Ipoh to Zurich via Singapore Changi, Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
22h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 600 - SFr 1400
Flights from Ipoh to Zurich via Singapore Changi, Munich
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 500 - SFr 1300
Flights from Ipoh to Zurich via Singapore Changi, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
23h 45m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
SFr 500 - SFr 1300
Flights from Singapore Changi to Zurich
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 650 - SFr 900
Flights from Singapore Changi to Zurich via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 330 - SFr 750
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Zurich via Dubai
Ave. Duration
16h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 380 - SFr 1000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Zurich via Dubai
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 500 - SFr 1000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Milan Malpensa via Dubai
Ave. Duration
17h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 410 - SFr 1100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Zurich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 600 - SFr 1600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Basel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 390 - SFr 1500
Flights from Singapore Changi to Zurich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 700 - SFr 950
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Stuttgart via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 400 - SFr 1600
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 370 - SFr 1400
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Zurich via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 480 - SFr 1600
Flights from Ipoh to Zurich via Singapore Changi, Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 550 - SFr 1400
Flights from Singapore Changi to Zurich via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 500 - SFr 750
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Milan Malpensa via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 340 - SFr 800
Oman Air
Website
omanair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Zurich via Muscat
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 290 - SFr 550
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Milan Malpensa via Muscat
Ave. Duration
15h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 310 - SFr 600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Basel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 390 - SFr 1500
Flights from Singapore Changi to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 700 - SFr 950
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Zurich
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 650 - SFr 900
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 750 - SFr 1000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 750 - SFr 1000
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Zurich via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 330 - SFr 750
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Zurich via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 410 - SFr 800
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Milan Malpensa via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 360 - SFr 950
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
SFr 8 - SFr 13
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.com/
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lugano to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 110
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 25 - SFr 35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 15 - SFr 22
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 32 - SFr 38
1st Class
SFr 26 - SFr 31
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
SFr 5 - SFr 8
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
SFr 5 - SFr 6
Gold
SFr 7 - SFr 8
Platinum
SFr 9 - SFr 11
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Boeblingen to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 85
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 120
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 45 - SFr 65
1st Class
SFr 85 - SFr 120
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
SFr 21
Schedules at
kkkl.com.sg
Giosy Tours
Phone
+41 91 858 23 23
Website
giosytours.ch
Bus from Milan Malpensa Airport P2 Terminal 1 to Lugano Piazzale Besso
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Giosy Tours

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