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

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Fly Quito to Kuala Lumpur  •  37h 27m

  1. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) UIO - KUL

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Fly Quito to Singapore Changi, bus  •  42h 32m

  1. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Singapore Changi (SIN) UIO - SIN
  2. Take the bus from Tampines MRT Station to 5 Element Hotel

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Fly Quito to Kuantan, bus  •  43h 53m

  1. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Kuantan (KUA) UIO - KUA
  2. Take the bus from UMP Gambang to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan Kuala Lumpur

Fly Quito to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah  •  37h 57m

  1. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) UIO - SZB

Fly Quito to Ipoh, train  •  47h 49m

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

Bus, shuttle to Guayaquil, fly to Kuala Lumpur  •  2 days 1h

  1. Take the bus from Quito -Terminal Quitumbe to Puerto López
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Puerto López to Guayaquil Airport
  3. Fly from Guayaquil (GYE) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) GYE - KUL
Ecuador → Malaysia
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International entry into Malaysia from Ecuador

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Ecuador
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents, as well as residents from Singapore

Restricted for: Foreign nationals, with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Malaysia from Ecuador

  • 5-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from COVID-19 testing on 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, Labuan
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Malaysia

1m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Ecuador

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Malaysia from Ecuador 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 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.

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 Ecuador from Malaysia.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 18 May 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Ministry of Health Malaysia.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
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The cheapest way to get from Quito to Kuala Lumpur is to fly which costs $850 - $1,900 and takes 37h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Quito to Kuala Lumpur is to fly which costs $850 - $1,900 and takes 37h 27m.

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The distance between Quito and Kuala Lumpur is 19678 km.

It takes approximately 37h 27m to get from Quito to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Quito Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport. The quickest flight takes 32h and has two stopovers.

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Kuala Lumpur is 13h ahead of Quito. It is currently 6:01 AM in Quito and 7:01 PM in Kuala Lumpur.

Qatar Airways, Saudia, Cathay Pacific and four other airlines offer flights from Quito 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 Quito to Kuala Lumpur.
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  • Distance: 19678.5 km
  • Duration: 37h 27m

What companies run services between Quito, Ecuador and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

Iberia, Qatar Airways and five other airlines fly from Quito to Kuala Lumpur 3 times a day.

Airlines
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Quito to Kuala Lumpur via Madrid, Dubai
Ave. Duration
34h 53m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 4100 - RM 20000
Flights from Quito to Kuantan via Madrid, Dubai, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
36h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
RM 5000 - RM 25000
Flights from Quito to Kuantan via Panama City, Istanbul, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
39h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 5000 - RM 14000
Flights from Quito to Kuantan via Miami, Dubai, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
39h 57m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 5500 - RM 13000
Flights from Quito to Singapore Changi via Madrid, Dubai
Ave. Duration
31h 55m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 4100 - RM 19000
Flights from Guayaquil to Kuala Lumpur via Madrid, Dubai
Ave. Duration
29h 45m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
RM 4700 - RM 22000
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Quito to Kuantan via Madrid, Amsterdam Schiphol, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
35h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
RM 5500 - RM 19000
Flights from Quito to Kuantan via Panama City, Amsterdam Schiphol, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
38h 23m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 5500 - RM 19000
Flights from Quito to Kuantan via Miami, Doha, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
38h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 5000 - RM 9000
Flights from Quito to Kuantan via Panama City, Istanbul, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
39h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 5000 - RM 14000
Flights from Quito to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Madrid, Hong Kong, Penang
Ave. Duration
33h 17m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 4600 - RM 11000
Flights from Guayaquil to Kuala Lumpur via Miami, Doha
Ave. Duration
29h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 4700 - RM 8000
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Quito to Kuala Lumpur via Madrid, Doha
Ave. Duration
32h
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 4100 - RM 20000
Flights from Quito to Kuantan via Madrid, Doha, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
36h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 5000 - RM 25000
Flights from Quito to Kuantan via Miami, Doha, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
38h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 5000 - RM 9000
Flights from Quito to Kuantan via Panama City, Istanbul, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
39h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 5000 - RM 14000
Flights from Quito to Singapore Changi via Madrid, Doha
Ave. Duration
32h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 4100 - RM 19000
Flights from Guayaquil to Kuala Lumpur via Miami, Doha
Ave. Duration
29h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 4700 - RM 8000
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Quito to Ipoh via Miami, London Heathrow, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
39h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 6000 - RM 18000
Flights from Quito to Ipoh via Miami, Paris CDG, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
40h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 6000 - RM 18000
Flights from Quito to Ipoh via Houston, Tokyo Narita, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
45h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 6000 - RM 13000
Flights from Quito to Ipoh via Atlanta, Tokyo Haneda, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
46h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
RM 6500 - RM 10000
Flights from Quito to Ipoh via Atlanta, Incheon, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
46h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
RM 6500 - RM 10000
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Quito to Kuala Lumpur via Madrid, Doha
Ave. Duration
32h
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 4100 - RM 20000
Flights from Quito to Singapore Changi via Madrid, Doha
Ave. Duration
32h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 4100 - RM 19000
Flights from Guayaquil to Kuala Lumpur via Madrid, Doha
Ave. Duration
30h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
RM 4700 - RM 22000
Flights from Guayaquil to Kuala Lumpur via Miami, Doha
Ave. Duration
29h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 4700 - RM 8000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Quito to Kuala Lumpur via Houston, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
34h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 3800 - RM 9000
Flights from Quito to Kuala Lumpur via Houston, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
41h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 3700 - RM 8000
Flights from Quito to Singapore Changi via Houston, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
34h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 3500 - RM 7500
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Quito to Kuantan via Panama City, Istanbul, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
39h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 5000 - RM 14000
Flights from Quito to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Madrid, Hong Kong, Penang
Ave. Duration
33h 17m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 4600 - RM 11000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Guayaquil to Kuala Lumpur via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
31h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 4800 - RM 16000
Flights from Guayaquil to Kuala Lumpur via Amsterdam Schiphol, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
35h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
RM 4900 - RM 17000
Flights from Guayaquil to Kuala Lumpur via Panama City, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
34h 34m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 4800 - RM 16000
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Quito to Ipoh via Houston, Tokyo Narita, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
45h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 6000 - RM 13000
Flights from Quito to Ipoh via Atlanta, Incheon, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
46h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
RM 6500 - RM 10000
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Quito to Ipoh via Miami, London Heathrow, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
41h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 6000 - RM 18000
Flights from Quito to Ipoh via Miami, Paris CDG, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
42h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
RM 6000 - RM 18000
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Quito to Kuala Lumpur via Madrid, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
33h
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 4200 - RM 20000
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Quito to Kuala Lumpur via Madrid, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
33h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 4400 - RM 10000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Quito to Singapore Changi via Atlanta, Incheon
Ave. Duration
35h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 3500 - RM 8000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Quito to Singapore Changi via Atlanta, Incheon
Ave. Duration
35h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 3500 - RM 8000
ZIPAIR Tokyo
Website
zipairtokyo.com
Flights from Quito to Singapore Changi via Houston, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
31h 50m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 3700 - RM 8500
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Quito to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Madrid, Hong Kong, Penang
Ave. Duration
32h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 4600 - RM 11000
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Guayaquil to Kuala Lumpur via New York JFK, Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
30h 15m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
RM 4700 - RM 9000
Train operators
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 32 - RM 37
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
RM 24 - RM 26
Gold
RM 32 - RM 37
Platinum
RM 40 - RM 50
Bus operators
LA Holidays
Phone
+ 6012-389 5689
Email
general@laholidays.com.my
Website
laholidays.my
Bus from UMP Gambang to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
RM 24
Schedules at
laholidays.my
Etika Express
Phone
03-9287 7799
Email
etikadelta@yahoo.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from UMP Gambang to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
RM 25
Schedules at
busonlineticket.com
Book at
easybook.com
Plusliner
Phone
+60 3 4045 8878
Email
talk2us@ktb.com.my
Website
redbus.my
Bus from Universiti Malaysia Pahang to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 26
Schedules at
redbus.my
KKKL Travel & Tours
Email
enquiry@kkkl.com.sg
Website
kkkl.com.sg
Bus from Tampines MRT Station to 5 Element Hotel
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
RM 99
Schedules at
kkkl.com.sg
Cooperativa de Transporte Carlos Alberto Aray
Phone
Cuenca: +593 5-239-9726, Quito: +593 2-3824803, Esmeraldas:+593-6-2700311
Bus from Quito -Terminal Quitumbe to Puerto López
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 40 - RM 70
Schedules at
facebook.com
Reina del Camino
Phone
042130757 - 042130030, 023824850 - 023824875
Email
denuncias@reinadelcamino.ec
Website
reinadelcamino.ec
Bus from Quito Terminal Quitumbe to Puerto López
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RM 40 - RM 65
Schedules at
reinadelcamino.ec
Book at
busbud.com
Palo Santo Travel Ecuador
Phone
+(593)995464860
Email
palosanto22@gmail.com
Website
whalewatchingecuador.com
Shuttle from Puerto López to Guayaquil Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
RM 90 - RM 440
Schedules at
whalewatchingecuador.com
Shared
RM 95

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