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There are 5 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Zhangye by train, plane, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Zhangye  •  13h 34m

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

¥882 - ¥2080

4 alternative options

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Jiayuguan, train  •  16h 58m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Jiayuguan (JGN) KUL - JGN
  3. Take the train from Jiayuguan South to Zhangye West

¥1052 - ¥2330

Bus to Singapore Changi, fly to Zhangye  •  18h 12m

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

¥1084 - ¥2670

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Xining, train  •  16h 24m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Xining (XNN) KUL - XNN
  3. Take the train from Xining to Zhangye West

¥1183 - ¥3621

Drive  •  2 days 15h

  1. Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Zhangye 5287.1 km

¥3200 - ¥4700

Malaysia → China
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Considerations leaving from Malaysia

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Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into China from Malaysia is currently restricted.

The COVID-19 helpline number in Zhangye is 120.

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

The social distance requirement in Zhangye is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus hotline on 120.

Exceptions may apply, for full details: IATA.
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Zhangye is to train and fly which costs RM 500 - RM 1300 and takes 13h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Zhangye is to train and fly which costs RM 500 - RM 1300 and takes 13h 34m.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Zhangye is 3982 km. The road distance is 5287.1 km.

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It takes approximately 13h 34m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Zhangye, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Zhangye Airport. The quickest flight takes 16h 15m and has two stopovers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kuala Lumpur to Zhangye is 5287 km. It takes approximately 2 days 15h to drive from Kuala Lumpur to Zhangye.

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AirAsia X, Sichuan Airlines, AirAsia and China Southern Airlines offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Zhangye Airport.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Zhangye.
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  • Distance: 3982.1 km
  • Duration: 13h 34m

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Zhangye, China?

There is no direct connection from Kuala Lumpur to Zhangye. However, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Zhangye, then take the taxi to Zhangye. Alternatively, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Jiayuguan, take the taxi to Jiayuguan South, then take the train to Zhangye.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Zhangye via Guangzhou Baiyun, Lanzhou
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1500 - ¥4900
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Zhangye via Shenzhen, Lanzhou
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥3500
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Zhangye via Chongqing, Lanzhou
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥750 - ¥1900
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Jiayuguan via Guangzhou Baiyun, Lanzhou
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1500 - ¥5500
Flights from Singapore Changi to Zhangye via Guangzhou Baiyun, Lanzhou
Ave. Duration
10h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1500 - ¥5000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Xining via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
10h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1700 - ¥5000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Xining via Changsha
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1900 - ¥6500
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Jiayuguan via Guangzhou Baiyun, Xi An
Ave. Duration
13h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥3700
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Jiayuguan via Suvarnabhumi, Lanzhou
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1800 - ¥4500
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Jiayuguan via Guangzhou Baiyun, Lanzhou
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2100 - ¥6000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Jiayuguan via Shenzhen, Xi An
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥3800
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Jiayuguan via Chengdu, Lanzhou
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
¥1300 - ¥2300
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Jiayuguan via Xi An
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥850 - ¥2000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Jiayuguan via Chengdu, Xi An
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1400 - ¥2400
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Jiayuguan via Kunming, Lanzhou
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥3200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Jiayuguan via Hangzhou Xiaoshan, Xi An
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥2200
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Xining via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥3000 - ¥3800
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Jiayuguan via Chengdu, Lanzhou
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
¥1300 - ¥2300
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Jiayuguan via Hangzhou Xiaoshan, Lanzhou
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥2200
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Xining via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1900 - ¥6000
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
¥60 - ¥90
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.com/
China Railways D-Class
Train from Jiayuguan South to Zhangye West
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥80 - ¥160
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
¥80 - ¥120
1st Class
¥110 - ¥160
Train from Xining to Zhangye West
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
¥100 - ¥210
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
¥100 - ¥150
1st Class
¥150 - ¥210
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
¥154
Schedules at
kkkl.com.sg

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