There are 7 ways to get from Rome to Kuala Lumpur by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Rome to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  17h 32m

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

RM 1475 - RM 4137

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Fly Rome Ciampino to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  20h 48m

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) CIA - KUL
  2. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

RM 904 - RM 2492

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Fly Rome to Kuantan, bus  •  23h 36m

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

RM 1596 - RM 4950

Fly Rome to Singapore Changi, bus  •  21h 1m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Singapore Changi (SIN) FCO - SIN
  2. Take the bus from Tampines MRT to KL Sentral

RM 1634 - RM 3873

Fly Rome to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah  •  22h 17m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) FCO - SZB

RM 1438 - RM 4478

Fly Rome to Ipoh, train  •  21h 43m

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

RM 2059 - RM 6710

Drive  •  7 days 0h

  1. Drive from Rome to Kuala Lumpur 13384.2 km

RM 8500 - RM 13000

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Kuala Lumpur is to fly and train which costs 180€ - 550€ and takes 20h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Kuala Lumpur is to fly and train which costs 300€ - 900€ and takes 17h 32m.

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The distance between Rome and Kuala Lumpur is 9708 km. The road distance is 13384.2 km.

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It takes approximately 17h 32m to get from Rome to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Rome Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport. The quickest flight takes 14h 10m and has one stopover.

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Kuala Lumpur is 6h ahead of Rome. It is currently 5:46 PM in Rome and 11:46 PM in Kuala Lumpur.

Yes, the driving distance between Rome to Kuala Lumpur is 13384 km. It takes approximately 7 days 0h to drive from Rome to Kuala Lumpur.

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Cathay Pacific, Cathay Dragon, Uzbekistan and nine other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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There are 4848+ hotels available in Kuala Lumpur. Prices start at RM 500 per night.

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The best way to get from Rome to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs 7€ - 35€.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Kuala Lumpur.
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  • Distance: 9707.6 km
  • Duration: 17h 32m

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

Qatar Airways, Malindo Airways and 10 other airlines fly from Rome to Kuala Lumpur hourly.

Airlines
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Rome to Kuala Lumpur via Doha
Ave. Duration
16h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1600 - RM 5500
Flights from Rome to Kuantan via Doha, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1700 - RM 6000
Flights from Rome to Kuantan via Singapore Changi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1600 - RM 4800
Flights from Rome to Singapore Changi via Doha
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 2700 - RM 3600
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Kuala Lumpur via Bucharest Otopeni, Doha
Ave. Duration
19h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1600 - RM 6000
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Kuala Lumpur via Sofia, Doha
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1600 - RM 6000
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Kuala Lumpur via Thessaloniki, Doha
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1600 - RM 5500
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Kuala Lumpur via Athens, Doha
Ave. Duration
19h 57m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1600 - RM 5500
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Rome to Kuala Lumpur via Dubai
Ave. Duration
17h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1500 - RM 4300
Flights from Rome to Kuantan via Dubai, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
21h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1600 - RM 4500
Flights from Rome to Kuantan via Singapore Changi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1600 - RM 4800
Flights from Rome to Singapore Changi via Dubai
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1500 - RM 4300
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Kuala Lumpur via Athens, Dubai
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
RM 1500 - RM 4300
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Rome to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1500 - RM 4500
Flights from Rome to Kuantan via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
RM 1500 - RM 4700
Flights from Rome to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1400 - RM 4400
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Kuala Lumpur via Athens, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
RM 850 - RM 2400
Flights from Rome to Ipoh via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
16h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 2000 - RM 6500
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Kuala Lumpur via Dubai
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1500 - RM 4300
Flights from Rome to Kuantan via Singapore Changi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1600 - RM 4800
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Kuala Lumpur via Athens, Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
22h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 1400 - RM 4000
Flights from Rome to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Singapore Changi, Penang
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1400 - RM 4400
Flights from Rome to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Hong Kong, Penang
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1800 - RM 4700
Flights from Rome to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Doha, Penang, Sultan Ismail Petra
Ave. Duration
23h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 1500 - RM 5500
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Kuala Lumpur via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1700 - RM 4300
Flights from Rome to Kuantan via Istanbul Ataturk, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1800 - RM 4500
Flights from Rome to Singapore Changi via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1700 - RM 4300
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Kuala Lumpur via Cluj-Napoca, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1700 - RM 4400
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Kuala Lumpur via Chisinau, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
20h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1800 - RM 4500
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Rome to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Doha, Penang
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 1500 - RM 5500
Flights from Rome to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Singapore Changi, Langkawi
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
RM 1500 - RM 4500
Flights from Rome to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Doha, Penang, Langkawi
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 1500 - RM 5500
Flights from Rome to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Singapore Changi, Sultan Syarif Kasim II
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1400 - RM 4300
Flights from Rome to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Singapore Changi, Sultan Ismail Petra
Ave. Duration
22h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
RM 1400 - RM 4400
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Rome to Kuantan via Singapore Changi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1600 - RM 4800
Flights from Rome to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Singapore Changi, Penang
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1400 - RM 4400
Flights from Rome to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Hong Kong, Penang
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1800 - RM 4700
Flights from Rome to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Doha, Penang, Sultan Ismail Petra
Ave. Duration
23h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 1500 - RM 5500
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Rome to Kuala Lumpur via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1300 - RM 3300
Flights from Rome to Singapore Changi via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1300 - RM 3300
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Kuala Lumpur via Copenhagen, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1400 - RM 3600
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Rome to Kuala Lumpur via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
RM 1400 - RM 3900
Flights from Rome to Kuala Lumpur via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 1400 - RM 4000
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Rome to Kuala Lumpur via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1400 - RM 4000
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Kuala Lumpur via Athens, Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
22h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 1400 - RM 4000
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Rome to Kuala Lumpur via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1900 - RM 5000
Flights from Rome to Singapore Changi via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1800 - RM 4900
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Singapore Changi via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1900 - RM 7500
Flights from Rome to Singapore Changi via Munich
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1900 - RM 7500
Uzbekistan
Website
uzairways.com
Flights from Rome to Kuala Lumpur via Tashkent
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
RM 1900 - RM 3100
Mahan Air
Website
mahan.aero
Flights from Rome to Kuala Lumpur via Tehran Imam Khomeini
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
RM 1400 - RM 4800
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Rome to Kuala Lumpur via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1400 - RM 3700
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Rome to Kuantan via Istanbul Ataturk, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1800 - RM 4500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rome to Singapore Changi via Zurich
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1900 - RM 6500
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Rome to Singapore Changi via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 1800 - RM 6000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rome to Singapore Changi via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 2400 - RM 8500
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rome to Singapore Changi via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 2000 - RM 8000
Oman Air
Website
omanair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Kuala Lumpur via Athens, Muscat
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1400 - RM 3900
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Kuala Lumpur via Athens, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
RM 850 - RM 2400
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Kuala Lumpur via Athens, Manama
Ave. Duration
23h 5m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 1800 - RM 3600
Train operators
KLIA Express
Phone
+603 2267 8000
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
RM 40 - RM 70
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.com/
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 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RM 23 - RM 40
Website
http://www.ktmb.com.my
Silver
RM 23 - RM 26
Gold
RM 33 - 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
facebook.com
Book at
easybook.com
Plusliner
Phone
+60 3 4045 8878
Email
talk2us@ktb.com.my
Website
plusliner.com.my
Bus from Universiti Malaysia Pahang to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
RM 26
Schedules at
plusliner.com.my
Book at
easybook.com
KKKL Travel & Tours
Email
enquiry@kkkl.com.sg
Website
kkkl.com.sg
Bus from Tampines MRT to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 96
Schedules at
kkkl.com.sg

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