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Fly Newark to Singapore Changi  •  22h 5m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Singapore Changi (SIN) EWR - SIN

RM 2682 - RM 4218

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Fly New York JFK to Kuala Lumpur, bus  •  29h 28m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) JFK - KUL
  2. Take the bus from Putrajaya Sentral to JB Larkin Terminal

RM 2097 - RM 4537

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Fly New York JFK to Singapore Changi  •  22h 29m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Singapore Changi (SIN) JFK - SIN

RM 2254 - RM 4799

Fly New York JFK to Senai  •  28h 25m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Senai (JHB) JFK - JHB

RM 2156 - RM 6589

Fly Newark to Senai  •  27h 59m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Senai (JHB) EWR - JHB

RM 2784 - RM 7108

Fly Newark to Kuala Lumpur, bus  •  29h 34m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) EWR - KUL
  2. Take the bus from Putrajaya Sentral to JB Larkin Terminal

RM 2525 - RM 3856

Newark (EWR) to Singapore Changi (SIN) flights

The flight time between Newark (EWR) and Singapore Changi (SIN) is around 22h 19m and covers a distance of around 15335 km. The fastest flight normally takes 18h 30m. Services are operated by Singapore Airlines, Air India Limited, Lufthansa and others. Typically 33 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
22h 19m
Fastest flight journey time:
18h 30m
Flight distance:
15335 km
Flights per week:
33
Cheapest price:
RM 2269
Carbon emissions:
3109 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
09:45
Last flight departs at:
20:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Newark (EWR) to Singapore Changi (SIN) flight schedules

United States → Malaysia
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International entry into Malaysia from United States

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Conditions of entry into Malaysia from United States

  • 14 day mandatory monitored quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Health screen upon arrival. Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact tracing purposes
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Malaysia: Sabah, Sarawak
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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The official advice is to delay international travel until fully vaccinated

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No, entry into Malaysia from United States is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Johor Bahru is 03 88810200.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Johor Bahru is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Johor Bahru is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 03 88810200.

No, but conditions apply when returning to United States from Malaysia.

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Last updated: 21 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from New York to Johor Bahru is to fly and bus which costs $600 - $1,000 and takes 29h 34m.

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The fastest way to get from New York to Johor Bahru is to fly. Taking this option will cost $650 - $1,100 and takes 22h 5m.

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The distance between New York and Johor Bahru is 15317 km.

It takes approximately 22h 5m to get from New York to Johor Bahru, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Singapore Changi Airport is the direct flight which takes 18h 30m.

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Johor Bahru is 12h ahead of New York. It is currently 11:25 AM in New York and 11:25 PM in Johor Bahru.

Lufthansa, Swiss, Air India Limited and two other airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Singapore Changi Airport.

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There are 731+ hotels available in Johor Bahru. Prices start at RM 500 per night.

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Map of how to get from New York to Johor Bahru.
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  • Distance: 15317 km
  • Duration: 22h 5m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Johor Bahru, Malaysia?

Singapore Airlines, Air India Limited and three other airlines fly from New York to Johor Bahru 5 times a day.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from New York JFK to Senai via Doha, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 3100 - RM 7500
Flights from New York JFK to Senai via London Heathrow, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
26h 13m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 4100 - RM 8500
Flights from New York JFK to Senai via Delhi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
26h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 2100 - RM 6500
Flights from Newark to Senai via Delhi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
24h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 2800 - RM 7000
Flights from Newark to Senai via London Heathrow, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
27h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 3900 - RM 8000
Flights from Newark to Senai via Mumbai, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
27h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
RM 2800 - RM 7000
Flights from New York JFK to Kuala Lumpur via Doha
Ave. Duration
24h 32m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 2300 - RM 6000
Flights from Newark to Kuala Lumpur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
22h 2m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
RM 2200 - RM 4400
Flights from Newark to Kuala Lumpur via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 2000 - RM 5000
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Newark to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
RM 2200 - RM 6500
Flights from New York JFK to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 2400 - RM 7000
Flights from New York JFK to Singapore Changi via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 3900 - RM 6500
Flights from New York JFK to Singapore Changi via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
RM 2500 - RM 7500
Flights from New York JFK to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
23h
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 2200 - RM 6500
Flights from Newark to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
RM 2100 - RM 6500
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from New York JFK to Senai via Singapore Changi, Ipoh
Ave. Duration
27h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 3000 - RM 9000
Flights from New York JFK to Senai via Taiwan Taoyuan, Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
28h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
RM 4900 - RM 7000
Flights from Newark to Senai via Beijing Capital, Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
29h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 2700 - RM 7000
Flights from Newark to Senai via Singapore Changi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
33h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
RM 2800 - RM 8500
Flights from Newark to Senai via Shanghai Pudong, Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
32h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 2700 - RM 7000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Newark to Singapore Changi via Zurich
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 2500 - RM 6000
Flights from New York JFK to Singapore Changi via Zurich
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 2500 - RM 7500
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from New York JFK to Singapore Changi via Dubai
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
RM 2800 - RM 7000
Flights from Newark to Senai via Munich, Singapore Changi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
25h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 2900 - RM 8500
Flights from New York JFK to Kuala Lumpur via Dubai
Ave. Duration
27h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 2500 - RM 6500
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from New York JFK to Senai via Doha, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 3100 - RM 7500
Flights from New York JFK to Kuala Lumpur via Doha
Ave. Duration
24h 32m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 2300 - RM 6000
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from New York JFK to Kuala Lumpur via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
24h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 2700 - RM 8500
Flights from New York JFK to Kuala Lumpur via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 2600 - RM 8500
Flights from Newark to Kuala Lumpur via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
24h 15m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 2100 - RM 5500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York JFK to Kuala Lumpur via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
24h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 2700 - RM 8500
Flights from New York JFK to Kuala Lumpur via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 2600 - RM 8500
Flights from Newark to Kuala Lumpur via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
24h 15m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 2100 - RM 5500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Newark to Singapore Changi via Munich
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 2300 - RM 7000
Flights from Newark to Singapore Changi via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 2300 - RM 7000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Singapore Changi via Incheon
Ave. Duration
21h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 3100 - RM 6500
Flights from New York JFK to Senai via Toronto, Incheon
Ave. Duration
26h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 3800 - RM 8000
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Singapore Changi via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 3900 - RM 6500
Flights from New York JFK to Kuala Lumpur via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
21h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
RM 3600 - RM 6000
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from New York JFK to Singapore Changi via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
22h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
RM 4000 - RM 6000
Flights from New York JFK to Kuala Lumpur via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
23h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
RM 3600 - RM 5500
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from New York JFK to Singapore Changi via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 2700 - RM 5500
Flights from Newark to Kuala Lumpur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 2000 - RM 5000
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from New York JFK to Singapore Changi via Manila
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 2200 - RM 4700
Flights from New York JFK to Kuala Lumpur via Manila
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
RM 2000 - RM 4400
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Newark to Singapore Changi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
RM 2600 - RM 4100
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from New York JFK to Kuala Lumpur via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
27h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 2400 - RM 5500
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from New York JFK to Kuala Lumpur via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
28h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
RM 2600 - RM 6500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from New York JFK to Kuala Lumpur via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
28h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
RM 2200 - RM 7000
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Newark to Kuala Lumpur via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
29h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 2300 - RM 5500
Bus operators
Plusliner
Phone
+60 3 4045 8878
Email
talk2us@ktb.com.my
Website
redbus.my
Bus from Putrajaya Sentral to JB Larkin Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
RM 33
Schedules at
redbus.my
Book at
easybook.com

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