Sydney to Kuala Lumpur Flights

Frequently Asked Questions for Sydney to Kuala Lumpur Flights

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

    Airlines adjust prices for plane tickets based on the day and time that you book your flight. Data from across the airline industry shows that the best days to book flights from Sydney to Kuala Lumpur are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.

  • Which airlines fly from Sydney to Kuala Lumpur?

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

  • What is the most popular airline for flights from Sydney to Kuala Lumpur? Which airline has the most flights?

    Malaysia Airlines provides the most flights on this route, they provide 10 non-stop flights between Sydney 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:

    8h41m

  • Airports at destination:

    KUL ,SZB

  • Flight route:

    SYD ✈ KUL

  • Price starting from:

    From AU$1,008

Sydney (SYD) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Flight Schedule

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SYD

13:05

KUL

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17:50

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18:45

KUL

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20:15

KUL

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03:15

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Flight from Sydney (SYD) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL)

Kuala Lumpur has been described one time too many as a feast for your senses. It is a perfect blend of historical monuments with the ever-growing cosmopolitan city. In Kuala Lumpur only will you see large shopping malls offset against lush parks. Architecture, especially of temples and mosques, has been influenced by the Malay, Indian and Chinese communities. Home to some of the most ambitious architecture such that of riverbank-regeneration project and the new Exchange 106 tower which is even taller than the iconic Petronas Towers. Kuala Lumpur has it all, from being one of the most go-to places in the world for shopping and the ever diverse street food, there is much to do in this city.

Tip: The ideal time to visit Kuala Lumpur is either between May to June or between December to February. Do carry rainwear as it has been known to rain unexpectedly in Kuala Lumpur.

Getting to Kuala Lumpur

The city is serviced by Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL), an airport that serves thousands of foreign travellers each year. The city is well connected to the airport via car, train, bus or taxi. Several flights operate the route. Direct flights from Sydney via Sydney Airport (SYD), are serviced by Malaysia Airlines. Cheap flights to Kuala Lumpur from Sydney are usually connecting flights and are serviced Singapore Airlines and Silk Air, to name a few. Connecting Flights usually takes up to 16 hours while it takes approximately 9 hours via direct flight.

Tip: Sydney is two hours ahead of Kuala Lumpur.

Take in the sights of the city

Lake Gardens – Tun Abdul Razak Heritage Park is worth a visit as its Kuala Lumpur’s most significant green space. The Sin Sze Si Ya Temple is a sight to behold as with its frontier-like atmosphere. If you love art, then the Islamic Arts Museum is worth a visit. The 421m Menara KL offers the best view of the city so don’t miss it. But what you should truly experience is the food scene in Kuala Lumpur. The best way to experience that is by taking a stroll. Eat at the local hawker stalls and do visit the traditional neighbourhood Kopitiam (coffee shops).

There is no place that has a more diverse nightlife like that of Kuala Lumpur as it has been influenced by the city’s ever so diverse ethnic background. Wednesday to Saturday are usually the main clubbing nights. Kuala Lumpur has different timings as to when bars and clubs open.  Bars open at 5 pm and are open till one is from Sunday to Thursday, and 3 am Friday and Saturday.

The locals love to shop, so there are plenty of choices to pick from if you wish to do your shopping in Kuala Lumpur. For local wares and souvenirs hear to Central Market. For antiques, it is China town. If you still prefer the comforts of malls, then head to Suria KLCC, Pavilion KL, and Mid Valley Megamall. For local boutiques, Publika and Bangsar are locations to lead to.

The best areas for accommodation

Kuala Lumpur has no shortage of the variety of accommodations that it offers its visitors. Artsy stays, budget hotels, designer stays heritage hotel, flashpacker hostel, luxury hotels and serviced apartments; it has it all. Bukit Bintang is the best suited if you want to visit close to shopping centre and food. Kuala Lumpur City Center is the ideal location as it puts you in the heart of the city.

Sydney to Kuala Lumpur flights are plenty, to get best prices for your travel dates to customise your search. If you’d like to travel on a budget, combine your Sydney-Kuala Lumpur flight booking with discount hotel reservations for great deals. To experience the capital city of Malaysia, visit Kuala Lumpur with Trip.com.