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There are 4 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  •  10h 29m

  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 - $311

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Train to Incheon, fly to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah  •  13h 20m

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) ICN - SZB

$304 - $1,207

Train, bus to Gimhae, fly to Kuala Lumpur  •  12h 57m

  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 - $385

Train to Incheon, fly to Kuantan, bus  •  16h 51m

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Kuantan (KUA) ICN - KUA
  3. Take the bus from UMP Gambang to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan

$356 - $1,333

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Kuala Lumpur is to train and fly which costs ₩130,000 - ₩360,000 and takes 10h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Kuala Lumpur is to train and fly which costs ₩130,000 - ₩360,000 and takes 10h 29m.

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The distance between Seoul and Kuala Lumpur is 4614 km.

It takes approximately 10h 29m 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 6h 40m.

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Kuala Lumpur is 1h behind Seoul. It is currently 1:55 AM in Seoul and 12:55 AM in Kuala Lumpur.

Korean Air, Malaysia Airlines, Xiamen Airlines and seven other airlines offer flights from Incheon Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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There are 4324+ hotels available in Kuala Lumpur. Prices start at $28 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: 10h 29m

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 Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah, 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
6h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Incheon to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Kuala Lumpur, Senai
Ave. Duration
11h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Incheon to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Incheon to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
10h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,600
Flights from Incheon to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Incheon to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
13h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Incheon to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Kuala Lumpur, Sultan Ismail Petra
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Incheon to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Kuala Lumpur, Alor Setar
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Incheon to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Incheon to Kuantan via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
10h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Incheon to Kuantan via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
AirAsia X
Website
airasiax.com
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Gimhae to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
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 Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Gimhae to Kuala Lumpur via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Gimhae to Kuala Lumpur via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Incheon to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
10h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,600
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Gimhae to Kuala Lumpur via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,600
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$430 - $950
Flights from Incheon to Kuantan via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,500
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Gimhae to Kuala Lumpur via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur via Changsha
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Incheon to Kuantan via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
9h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Royal Brunei Airlines
Website
flyroyalbrunei.com
Flights from Incheon to Kuala Lumpur via Bandar Seri Begawan
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Incheon to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah via Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Gimhae to Kuala Lumpur via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Gimhae to Kuala Lumpur via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
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
59m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arex.or.kr
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from Klia T1 to KL Sentral
Ave. Duration
28m
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
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First Class
$68
Economy Class
$49
Standing
$42
Bus operators
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Dongdaegu to Gimhae Int'l Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Etika Express
Plusliner
Website
plusliner.com.my
Bus from Universiti Malaysia Pahang to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
plusliner.com.my
Book at
easybook.com

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