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

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Fly to Kuala Lumpur, train  •  6 h 40 min

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

$44 - $128

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Fly to Kuala Lumpur Subang  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Yangon (RGN) to Kuala Lumpur Subang (SZB) RGN - SZB

$192 - $902

Ferry, drive, train  •  39 h 30 min

  1. Take the ferry from Kyee Myindaing to Shwe Padauk
  2. Drive from Shwe Padauk to Pak Kret
  3. Take the ferry from Pak Kret to Thewej
  4. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Padang Besar
  5. Take the train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur

$108 - $202

Bus, drive  •  46 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Yangon Aung Mingalar to Ye
  2. Drive from Ye to Three Pagodas Pass
  3. Take the bus from Three Pagodas Pass to Bangkok Bus Terminal
  4. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
  5. Take the bus from Hat Yai Bus Station to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan

Bus, drive, train  •  46 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Yangon Aung Mingalar to Dawei
  2. Drive from Dawei to Nam Tok
  3. Take the train from Nam Tok to Nakhon Phathom
  4. Take the train from Nakhon Pathom to Padang Besar
  5. Take the train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur

$83 - $174

Train, drive  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the train from Yangon Central to Mawlamyine
  2. Take the train from Mawlamyine to Dawei
  3. Drive from Dawei to Nam Tok
  4. Take the train from Nam Tok to Nakhon Phathom
  5. Take the train from Nakhon Pathom to Padang Besar
  6. Take the train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur

$68 - $171

Drive  •  31 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur 1426.9 miles

$100 - $160

Questions & Answers

The distance between Yangon and Kuala Lumpur is 1635 km. The road distance is 2283 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 40 min to get from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Yangon Airport to Kuala Lumpur Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 45 min.

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Kuala Lumpur is 1 h 30 min ahead of Yangon. It is currently 12:56 AM in Yangon and 2:26 AM in Kuala Lumpur.

Yes, the driving distance between Yangon to Kuala Lumpur is 2283 km. It takes approximately 31 h 37 min to drive from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur.

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AirAsia, Malindo Airways, Malaysia Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Yangon 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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The best way to get from Yangon to Yangon Airport is to bus which takes 1 h and costs .

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Map of how to get from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur.
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  • Distance: 1022.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 40 min

What companies run services between Yangon, Myanmar and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

Malindo Airways, Malaysia Airlines and 10 other airlines fly from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur hourly.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Trengganu
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Kuala Lumpur, Penang
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Firefly
Website
fireflyz.com.my
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur Subang via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $180
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Yangon to Kuala Lumpur via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Train operators
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
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hua Lamphong to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
17 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $60
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$8 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$15 - $21
2nd Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $60
Train from Nam Tok to Nakhon Phathom
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $35
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Seat)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Berth)
$18 - $24
1st Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
Train from Nakhon Pathom to Padang Besar
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $55
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$7 - $11
2nd Class (Seat)
$14 - $21
2nd Class (Berth)
$24 - $35
1st Class (Berth)
$40 - $55
KTM ETS Malaysia Railway
Phone
03 2267 1200
Email
cllcenter@ktmb.com.my
Website
ktmb.com.my
Train from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Schedules at
ktmb.com.my
Book at
12go.asia
Silver
$11 - $13
Gold
$17 - $20
Platinum
$23 - $27
Myanmar Railways
Website
myanmartourism.org
Train from Yangon Central to Mawlamyine
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Schedules at
ministryofrailtransportation.com
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Mawlamyine to Dawei
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ministryofrailtransportation.com
Bus operators
Mandalar Min Express
Website
mandalarminn.com.mm
Bus from Yangon Aung Mingalar to Ye
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
Book at
expressticket.innoveller.com
Bus from Yangon Aung Mingalar to Dawei
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
mandalarminn.com.mm
Book at
expressticket.innoveller.com
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Three Pagodas Pass to Bangkok Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Hat Yai Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
Sri Maju
Website
srimaju.com
Bus from Hat Yai Bus Station to Terminal Bersepadu Selatan
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
srimaju.com
Ferry operators
Yangon Water Bus
Website
yangonwaterbus.com
Ferry from Kyee Myindaing to Shwe Padauk
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
yangonwaterbus.com

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