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There are 6 ways to get from Maliau Basin to Kuala Lumpur by plane

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Travel to Kota Kinabalu, fly to Kuala Lumpur  •  7h 51m

  1. Travel from Maliau Basin to Kota Kinabalu
  2. Fly from Kota Kinabalu (BKI) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) BKI - KUL

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Travel to Tawau, fly to Kuala Lumpur  •  7h 52m

  1. Travel from Maliau Basin to Tawau
  2. Fly from Tawau (TWU) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) TWU - KUL

Travel to Kota Kinabalu, fly to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah  •  8h 41m

  1. Travel from Maliau Basin to Kota Kinabalu
  2. Fly from Kota Kinabalu (BKI) to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) BKI - SZB

Travel to Lawas, fly to Kuala Lumpur  •  9h 45m

  1. Travel from Maliau Basin to Lawas
  2. Fly from Lawas (LWY) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) LWY - KUL

Travel to Sandakan, fly to Kuala Lumpur  •  8h 36m

  1. Travel from Maliau Basin to Sandakan
  2. Fly from Sandakan (SDK) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) SDK - KUL

Travel to Bandar Seri Begawan, fly to Kuala Lumpur  •  8h 58m

  1. Travel from Maliau Basin to Bandar Seri Begawan
  2. Fly from Bandar Seri Begawan (BWN) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) BWN - KUL
Maliau Basin → Kuala Lumpur
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
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  • Regional restriction measures in place
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kuala Lumpur is 03 88810200.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Kuala Lumpur is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Kuala Lumpur is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 18 May 2022
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The distance between Maliau Basin and Kuala Lumpur is 1697 km.

It takes approximately 7h 51m to get from Maliau Basin to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kota Kinabalu Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 30m.

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Malindo Airways, Malaysia Airlines and AirAsia offer flights from Kota Kinabalu Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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There are 1331+ hotels available in Kuala Lumpur. Prices start at RM 500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Maliau Basin to Kuala Lumpur.
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  • Distance: 1697.2 km
  • Duration: 7h 51m

What companies run services between Maliau Basin, Malaysia and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

There is no direct connection from Maliau Basin to Kuala Lumpur. However, you can take the travel to Kota Kinabalu airport, fly to Kuala Lumpur, take the walk to Klia, take the bus to TBS Kuala Lumpur, take the walk to Bandar Tasik Selatan, then take the train to Kuala Lumpur. Alternatively, you can take the travel to Tawau airport, fly to Kuala Lumpur, take the walk to Klia, take the bus to TBS Kuala Lumpur, take the walk to Bandar Tasik Selatan, then take the train to Kuala Lumpur.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 220 - RM 950
Flights from Tawau to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 360 - RM 2200
Flights from Tawau to Kuala Lumpur via Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 360 - RM 2200
Flights from Tawau to Kuala Lumpur via Sandakan
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 360 - RM 2200
Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Penang
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 280 - RM 1100
Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
RM 340 - RM 950
Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Kuala Lumpur, Senai
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 340 - RM 950
Flights from Lawas to Kuala Lumpur via Miri
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 150 - RM 650
Flights from Lawas to Kuala Lumpur via Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
RM 160 - RM 700
Flights from Lawas to Kuala Lumpur via Miri, Sibu
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 150 - RM 650
Flights from Lawas to Kuala Lumpur via Miri, Labuan
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 170 - RM 750
Flights from Lawas to Kuala Lumpur via Kota Kinabalu, Tawau
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
RM 200 - RM 850
Flights from Sandakan to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 220 - RM 1200
Flights from Sandakan to Kuala Lumpur via Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 220 - RM 1200
Flights from Bandar Seri Begawan to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 600 - RM 2500
Flights from Bandar Seri Begawan to Kuala Lumpur via Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1100 - RM 4200
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 180 - RM 850
Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur via Kuching
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 180 - RM 850
Flights from Tawau to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 300 - RM 2100
Flights from Tawau to Kuala Lumpur via Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 300 - RM 2100
Flights from Sandakan to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 130 - RM 800
Flights from Sandakan to Kuala Lumpur via Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 130 - RM 800
Flights from Bandar Seri Begawan to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 120 - RM 550
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 220 - RM 950
Flights from Tawau to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 360 - RM 2200
Flights from Tawau to Kuala Lumpur via Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 360 - RM 2200
Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Penang
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 280 - RM 1100
Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
RM 340 - RM 950
Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Kuala Lumpur, Senai
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 340 - RM 950
Flights from Sandakan to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 220 - RM 1200
Flights from Sandakan to Kuala Lumpur via Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 220 - RM 1200
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 250 - RM 1300
Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Senai
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 260 - RM 850
Royal Brunei Airlines
Website
flyroyalbrunei.com
Flights from Bandar Seri Begawan to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 600 - RM 2500
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Bandar Seri Begawan to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 700 - RM 1300

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