Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur Flights

Melbourne (MEL) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Flight Information

Below are some common questions asked about this flight route:
  • When can I book the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur?

    Airlines adjust prices for plane tickets based on the day and time that you book your flight. After analyzing data from all airlines, we have discovered that the best days to book flights from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.

  • What are the airlines flying from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur?

    Airlines flying from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur include Klm Royal Dutch Airlines,Qatar Airways,Oman Air,AirAsia X Berhad,Firefly,Srilankan Airlines,Royal Jordanian,Malaysia Airlines,British Airways.

  • What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur?

    Malaysia Airlines provides 23 of the non-stop flights between Melbourne and Kuala Lumpur.

  • How many airports are there in Kuala Lumpur?

    There are 2 airports in Kuala Lumpur - Kuala Lumpur International Airport,Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport.

  • Average duration of direct flights:

    8h23m

  • Airports at destination:

    KUL ,SZB

  • Flight route:

    MEL ✈ KUL

  • Price starting from:

    From AU$1,017

Melbourne (MEL) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Flight Schedule

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Firefly

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Flight from Melbourne (MEL) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL)

Kuala Lumpur is the Capital of Malaysia, and like Malaysia, it is on the bucket list of every travel loving person. Kuala Lumpur, also called as Klang valley is the 6th most visited cities of the world. It’s a rich, diverse culture, plethora of attractions, unending shopping options along with it being a less expensive tourist destination, makes it a travellers favourite city. Its colonial architecture, skyscrapers which are almost on par with New York and charming locality accompanied with the din and bustle of the town throughout the day and night, makes sure there is never a dull moment in the tourists stay.

Tip: Kuala Lumpur is hot and humid throughout the year, so to avoid the unpleasant humidity; September to December is the favourable time.

Getting to Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) is the main airport of Malaysia and one of the major airports of Southeast Asia. Due to the number of flights and passengers it gets, it is the busiest airport in Malaysia. The airport is commutable to the city and other areas via train, buses, hotel shuttles, taxis and rental cars.

Several airlines and airways operate from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur. Melbourne Airport (MEL) has direct flights to Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) by Malaysia Airlines. Some options for cheap flights from Melbourne are by AirAsia X Airlines, Scoot Airlines and China Airlines.

Tip: Melbourne runs 2 hours ahead of Kuala Lumpur. So while planning, make a note of the time difference.

Take in the sights of the city

Kuala Lumpur is the throbbing heart of Malaysia. It has a skyline punctured by minarets, skyscrapers, and Mogul-styled domes. Colourful food and other product stalls line the streets shaded by banyan tree canopies. The top attractions of Kuala Lumpur are Lake Gardens, National Museum, Sin Sze Si Ya Temple, Islamic Arts Museum, Batu Caves, Menara Kuala Lumpur, Masjid Jamek Sultan, Kl Forest Eco-park, and Kl Bird Park.

Kuala Lumpur is the epitome of consumer culture, where one can spent days browsing the glitzy malls like Pavilion KL, Suria KLCC and Mid Valley Megamall to purchase any designer fashion or top-end brands on discounts. To shop for local label designer stuff Bangsar and Publika are the popular choices.  The central market and Chinatown is the best place to shop for local souvenirs, antiques and handicrafts.

Kuala Lumpur is best explored on foot. While strolling around the city one can experience the laid-back ambience and see sights of the village it once was. One will also explore the best dining options of the city, which are the hawker stalls and traditional coffee shops called Kopitiam. The freshly cooked street food along with refreshing tropical fruit juices are perfect for warding off the tiredness from exploring the city. As the KL culture, the food scene is also diverse and has many cuisines. One can taste them in high-end restaurants or food courts in the malls.

Tip: To explore KL like a local, rent a bike and see the city.

Accommodation in Kuala Lumpur

Accommodation in Kuala Lumpur has a lot of variety. It's flexible as in it fits in according to one's budget and preferences. No matter what are one choice is or how much one wants to spend, one can find a lovely room for self. To enjoy the happy life of Malaysia, one should opt for places that provide city views. The accommodation range from luxury hotels to arty boutique hotels, mid-range motels to flashpacker guesthouses and business hotels to hostels. There is everything in Kuala Lumpur. Best budget accommodation is located in the Embassy district and Chinatown. For up-market hotels and boutique hotels check out hotels in KLCC and Changkat Bukit Bintang.

Tip: For a more extended stay, opt for serviced apartments. They have better facilities than most of the top-end hotels at a better price.

There are many Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur flights throughout the day, so best is to customise your search to get the best price according to your travel dates. If you’d want to travel on a budget, combine your Melbourne-Kuala Lumpur flight booking with discount hotel reservations for great deals.

To experience the genuinely Asian city with its diverse cultural and excellent hospitality, visit Kuala Lumpur with Trip.com.

Roundtrip vs One-Way Flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL)

There is usually no major price difference between buying a roundtrip flight versus a one-way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one-way flight from Melbourne(MEL) to Kuala Lumpur(KUL). However, booking a roundtrip flight is a simpler process. You can compare roundtrip and one-way flights by using our flight comparison tool.