Directions from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur

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Recommended option

Fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  2 h 20 min

  1. KCH - KUL

$32 - $79

1 alternative option

Fly to Kuala Lumpur Subang  •  5 h 6 min

  1. KCH - SZB

$55 - $407

What companies run services between Kuching, Malaysia and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

Malaysia Airlines, Firefly and three other airlines fly from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur hourly.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $140
Flights from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Singapore
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $140
Flights from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Singapore
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$15 - $120
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $130
Flights from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kuching and Kuala Lumpur is 976 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur is to fly and train which costs RM 120 - RM 320 and takes 2 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur is to fly and train which takes 2 h 20 min and costs RM 120 - RM 320.

It takes approximately 2 h 20 min to get from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.