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Flights to Kuala Lumpur in 2021

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inJanuaryHigh demand for flights, 33% potential price rise
Cheapest inMayBest time to find cheap flights, 7% potential price drop
Average priceHK$1,510Average for round-trip flights in September 2021
Round-trip fromHK$1,767From Hong Kong Intl to Kuala Lumpur
One-way fromHK$78One-way flight from Hong Kong Intl (HKG) to Kuala Lumpur

Cheap flights to Kuala Lumpur in September, October 2021

The best prices found for KUL flights for September, October
29 Sep - 3 Oct
HK$2,740pp
HKG
Hong Kong Intl
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Kuala Lumpur Intl
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Hong Kong Intl
27 Sep - 30 Sep
HK$2,787pp
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Hong Kong Intl
27 Sep - 30 Sep
HK$2,802pp
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Kuala Lumpur 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kuala Lumpur found for this year
1 Dec - 3 Dec
HK$2,265pp
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Hong Kong Intl
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1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
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HKG
Hong Kong Intl
19 Dec - 1 Jan
HK$2,327pp
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Hong Kong Intl
3 Dec - 5 Dec
HK$2,545pp
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Kuala Lumpur Intl
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1 STOP
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Last minute flights to Kuala Lumpur

Late deals on return flights to Kuala Lumpur, departing today and this week
5 Oct - 9 Oct
HK$2,864pp
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7 Oct - 10 Oct
HK$2,872pp
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7 Oct - 10 Oct
HK$2,880pp
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2 STOPS
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Cheapest prices for Kuala Lumpur flights by month

The cheapest ticket to Kuala Lumpur found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
January
HK$1,097
February
HK$1,199
March
HK$1,074
April
HK$1,487
May
HK$1,487
June
HK$1,191
July
HK$1,284
August
HK$1,300
September
HK$1,191
October
HK$1,113
November
HK$1,129
December
HK$1,276
At the present moment the cheapest month to fly to Kuala Lumpur is currently March; with May being the most expensive. Prices will vary depending on multiple factors such as booking in advance, airline and departure airports and times.

When is the best time to fly to Kuala Lumpur?

Average Kuala Lumpur flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month.
HKG - MY1
Price
HK$1,073 - HK$2,977
MY1
Temperature
32 - 34 °C
MY1
Precipitation
139 - 333 mm
The best time to fly to Kuala Lumpur is during October, but great deals can be found at other times. March sees the temperatures in Kuala Lumpur peak to their warmest. November tends, on average, to see the most amount of rainfall.

When is the best time to book a flight to Kuala Lumpur?

To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight to Kuala Lumpur, you should look to book at least 36 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.

Kuala Lumpur (KL), the glittering, bustling, dizzying capital of Malaysia, is a feast for the senses. An early sign of this for travellers is at Kuala Lumpur International, where flights to KL land. This major hub is ultra modern but has a section of transplanted rain forest in its satellite building.

The city’s architecture is a mix of old colonial buildings, Asian, Malay Islamic and modern of which the most sky scraping is the Petronas Towers, the tallest twin buildings in the world. To enjoy the view from the Skybridge on the 41st floor (at 170m) free, snap up one of the 1,300 timed tickets given out each day. The KL Tower offers fantastic views too, from 276m above ground level.

Down on the ground, KL is a mecca for shoppers. The Bukit Bintang area is where most shoppers go. Souvenir hunters head for Central Market, a great starting point for a wander through Chinatown (its heart is Petaling Street, home to bustling night markets) and Little India, a jumble of stalls selling brightly coloured saris and food stands offering Indian snacks.

For a brief respite from the city, Kuala Lumpur Lake Gardens (Taman Tasik Perdana) is green and verdant with resident monkeys.

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Kuala Lumpur climate

KL’s equatorial climate is hot and humid throughout the year with lots of rain. Daytime temperatures are usually in the 30s (Celsius) and nights in the 20s. The relative humidity averages 90 per cent. Although rain is common, it is usually in the form of a quick shower. The exception is the monsoon season, from November through February, with torrential downpours and strong winds along the east coast of Malaysia. June and July usually have the least amount of rain.

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When is the best time to fly to Kuala Lumpur?

Peak Season:

Malaysians crowd the city during school holidays in early April, early August, and mid-November to early January. The hotels will be full, so book your reservations well in advance.

Off Season:

With its year-round, uniform climate, KL does not have an off season. The closest you can get to a low season are the holiday weekends when many city dwellers head for the beaches.

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Getting around Kuala Lumpur

Public transport and taxis are the way to go in Kuala Lumpur. The monorail and light rails are both fast and easy to figure out. Take the KL Monorail to get to the main shopping and hotel districts or the Putra LRT to get to Chinatown. 

Taxis can be hailed or picked up at stands. Note that calling for a taxi will cost you a surcharge. There is also a surcharge for late-night and early-morning trips. Don’t worry about finding a taxi; there are tons, unless it’s rush hour or raining. It’s smart to make sure your driver is clear on your destination, that he knows how to get there and that the meter is turned on. 

Driving in Kuala Lumpur is not recommended. It’s amazing how much farther away your destination will seem after walking in Kuala Lumpur’s heat and humidity – consider distance before taking a stroll. Traffic will make your trip even slower and crossing the street can scare years off your life. Follow a group of pedestrians and cross with them if you can. Traffic is so congested that renting a car is a waste of time. There isn’t any space on the road and traffic jams slow rush hour to a crawl.

 

 

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