There are 3 ways to get from Seoul to Kuala Lumpur by train, plane or bus

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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Train to Incheon, fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) ICN - KUL
  3. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

$122 - $315

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Train to Incheon, fly to Kuala Lumpur Subang  •  13 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) ICN - SZB

$234 - $709

Train, bus to Gimhae, fly to Kuala Lumpur  •  12 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Dongdaegu Station
  2. Take the bus from Dongdaegu to Gimhae Int'l Airport
  3. Fly from Gimhae (PUS) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) PUS - KUL
  4. Take the train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral

$161 - $383

Questions & Answers

The distance between Seoul and Kuala Lumpur is 4614 km.

It takes approximately 10 h 9 min to get from Seoul to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Incheon Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport is the direct flight which takes 6 h 20 min.

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Kuala Lumpur is 1 h behind Seoul. It is currently 2:37 PM in Seoul and 1:37 PM in Kuala Lumpur.

Korean Air, Malaysia Airlines, AirAsia Philippines and four other airlines offer flights from Incheon Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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There are 4234+ hotels available in Kuala Lumpur. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Seoul to Kuala Lumpur.
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  • Distance: 2883.7 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 9 min

What companies run services between Seoul, South Korea and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

There is no direct connection from Seoul to Kuala Lumpur. However, you can take the train to Incheon Int'l Airport T1, take the walk to Incheon airport, fly to Kuala Lumpur, take the walk to Klia T1, then take the train to Kuala Lumpur. Alternatively, you can take the train to Incheon Int'l Airport T1, take the walk to Incheon airport, fly to Kuala Lumpur Subang, take the walk to Terminal Skypark Komuter Station, then take the train to Kuala Lumpur.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,500
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
13 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
13 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Kota Bharu
Ave. Duration
13 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Ho Chi Minh City, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Taiwan Taoyuan, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,500
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Ho Chi Minh City, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Taiwan Taoyuan, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Gimhae to Kuala Lumpur via Incheon
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $900
AirAsia X
Website
airasiax.com
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Gimhae to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur via Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Gimhae to Kuala Lumpur via Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Gimhae to Kuala Lumpur via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur via Changsha
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Gimhae to Kuala Lumpur via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,600
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur via Manila
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Gimhae to Kuala Lumpur via Beijing
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Gimhae to Kuala Lumpur via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,600
Train operators
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
arex.or.kr
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Seoul Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First Class
$67
Economy Class
$48
Bus operators
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Dongdaegu to Gimhae Int'l Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr

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