Cheap flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur
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Direct flights to Kuala Lumpur
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- AVERAGE FLIGHT TIME1h 8min
- CHEAPEST DIRECT RETURNRM63
- AVERAGE FLIGHTS PER WEEK292
Flight information Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur
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Flights per week
Average flight time, total distance 386 kilometres
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Kuala Lumpur International and Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Azziz Shah
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Frequently asked questions
Flying from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur
Kuala Lumpur has a population of over 7.2 million people and is the capital city of Malaysia. The city is also the central hub for economic, cultural and financial centres in Malaysia.
The city is served by two airports, Kuala Lumpur International Airport and Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport. Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur flights take just over an hour/
Airlines that fly from Sultan Abdul Halim Airport (AOR) to Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL)
When looking for flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur International Airport, you have the option of booking with AirAsia. Other airlines serving Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur flights include Firefly and Malaysia Airlines.
Airlines that fly from Sultan Abdul Halim Airport (AOR) to Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB)
Cheap flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur arriving in this airport are Firefly, Thai Lion Air and Malindo Air, all of which serve direct routes. Travellers looking to fly with either Firefly or Malaysia Airlines from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur have the option of arriving either in KLIA or Kuala Lumpur SZB Airport.
Departure from Alor Setar Sultan Abdul Halim Airport
Travellers only have the option of taking a public taxi or arranging a private airport transfer from Skyscanner when going to the airport for their cheap flight from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur. A taxi fare to the airport will cost between RM15 to RM20 depending on your pick-up location.
Sultan Abdul Halim Airport information
Sultan Abdul Halim Airport is located approximately 13km from the city centre and is a small airport with limited dining and shopping selections available. However, complimentary WiFi and a prayer room is available for travellers.
Arrival at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL)
Upon arrival, travellers looking for the fastest way of getting to KL Sentral should opt for the KLIA Express train which only takes 30 minutes to reach the city centre. The train fare will cost RM55 per way and complimentary WiFi available for passengers onboard.
There is also the option of a Skybus or KL Airport coach that also serve a direct route to KL Sentral. A bus ticket will cost travellers RM10 per way per pax with an average journey time of 90 minutes depending on traffic conditions.
Travellers looking for a more door-to-door service have the options of public taxis, Grab or a pre-booked private or shared airport transfer from Skyscanner. These options will cost anywhere between RM65 - RM100.
Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) Information
There are two terminals in Kuala Lumpur International Airport. KLIA is the main terminal along with KLIA2 which serves only AirAsia flights. Both terminals offer a variety of food and beverage options along with duty-free shops for travellers arriving from their from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur. Complimentary WiFi is also available in most public areas. A 24 hour prayer room is located in both terminals.
Arrival at Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport (SZB)
There are only two options for getting to the city centre upon arrival at SZB. The fastest and most convenient way is either a pre-booked private or shared airport transfer from Skyscanner or public taxi and Grab which will cost between RM40 - RM60 with a journey time of 35 minutes depending on where your accommodation is located.
For the more budget-conscious, the commuter rail system but known as KTM Komuter in Malaysia departs SZB Airport to KL Sentral every 90 minutes. A one-way train ticket will cost RM15 per person with a journey time of 25 minutes.
Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport (SZB) Information
Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport or more commonly known as ‘Subang Airport’ is a one building airport located 24km from KL Sentral. Dining and shopping options are not as plentiful as KLIA. However, complimentary WiFi and a prayer room are available for travellers.
Kuala Lumpur Recommendations
Not sure which hotel to book when planning for your trip from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur? Check out our list of 5 hotels worth your dime in KL. Must see tourist attractions in KL include the Petronas Twin Towers, Batu Caves and Merdeka square. Bukit Bintang, Central Market and Petaling Street (also known as Chinatown) are perfect if you love to shop.
Useful Kuala Lumpur Travel Information
What is the time difference between Alor Setar and Kuala Lumpur?
There is no time difference between Alor Setar and Kuala Lumpur.
What is the weather like in Kuala Lumpur?
Kuala Lumpur has an average temperature of 32°C all year round. Travellers should take note that the rainy season is between October to December.
What is the currency and exchange rate for Kuala Lumpur?
Kuala Lumpur uses the Malaysian Ringgit (RM).
What is the average cost of a hotel room in Kuala Lumpur?
The average cost of a hotel room ranges between RM150 - RM480 per night. Looking for a hotel room? Skyscanner not only assists travellers in searching for cheap flights from Alor Setar to Kuala Lumpur, but also with hotel rooms in Kuala Lumpur!
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Information is accurate as of 12 November 2018
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