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Cheap flights from Johor Bahru to Kuching

Flight information Johor Bahru to Kuching

Cheapest return price last month

RM146

Direct airline

1

Flights per week

30

Average flight time, total distance 742 kilometres

1h 20min

Most popular airline last month

AirAsia

Kuching

1 airport

Flying from Johor Bahru to Kuching

Kuching has a population of just over 300,000 people and is the capital and most popular city in Sarawak. Not only is it a major food destination for tourist in Malaysia, it has also become extremely popular in the recent years for its Rainforest World Music Festival held in the Sarawak Cultural Village every July.

The city is served by Kuching International Airport (KCH). Johor Bahru to Kuching flights take around an hour and 25 minutes.

Airlines that fly from Johor Bahru Senai International Airport (JHB) to Kuching International Airport (KCH)

AirAsia offers cheap flights from Johor Bahru to Kuching with a direct route. Other airlines with a minimum of one layover include Malaysia Airlines and Malindo Air.

Departure from Johor Bahru Senai International Airport

Travellers looking for the fastest and most convenient way of getting to the airport for your Johor Bahru to Kuching flight can a public taxi that will take approximately 40 minutes. The fare should cost between RM45 - RM60 depending on your pick-up location. There is also the option of pre-booking a private or shared airport transfer from Skyscanner for your Johor Bahru to Kuching route.

The Johor Bahru city bus AA1 also serves a direct connection to Senai Airport for your cheap flights from Johor Bahru to Kuching. The bus departs from JB Sentral and a one-way ticket cost RM8 and takes about 50 minutes depending on traffic conditions.

Senai International Airport information

Senai International Airport is a single-terminal airport located 32km from the city centre. As the airport is a small terminal, eateries and duty-free shops are limited so it is recommended that travellers grab a bite before heading to the airport for their Johor Bahru to Kuching cheap flight. Travellers on a late flight should also take note that all shops in the airport close at 10pm. Complimentary WiFi and a prayer room is offered for as you wait for your Johor Bahru to Kuching flight.

Arrival at Kuching International Airport (KCH)

Upon arrival from your Johor Bahru to Kuching flights, the only mode of transportation available is either via a public taxi or a pre-arranged private or shared airport transfer from Skyscanner. It is recommended for travellers to buy a taxi coupon at the arrival hall when arriving from your cheap flight from Johor Bahru to Kuching. Taking a taxi will cost at most RM30 depending on where your accommodation is located. A journey time of 15 - 20 minutes should be expected depending on traffic conditions.

Kuching International Airport (KCH) Information

Kuching Airport is a single building terminal divided into three floors dedicated to arrivals, departures and immigration with baggage claims. There is only a small variety of duty-free shops and dining options available. Travellers arriving on late flights should note that there are no 24-hour eateries or convenience stores available. Complimentary WiFi and a prayer room is available in the airport.

Kuching Recommendations

Once you secure your cheap airfare from Johor Bahru to Kuching with Skyscanner, here is a budget guide on how to explore Kuching with less than RM185 a day! When visiting this popular food destination, must try food items include Sarawak Laksa (a unique creamy soup broth with noodles, chicken and prawn) and Paku Midin (known as the queen of the jungle ferns in Sarawak).

Useful Kuching Travel Information

What is the time difference between Johor Bahru and Kuching?

There is no time difference between Johor Bahru and Kuching.

What is the weather like in Kuching?

Kuching has an average temperature of 30°C all year round with the months of November - January being the rainy season.

What is the currency and exchange rate for Kuching?

Kuching uses the Malaysian Ringgit (RM).

What is the average cost of a hotel room in Kuching?

The average room rate ranges between RM150 - RM320 per night. Skyscanner not only helps travellers search for cheap flights from Penang to Kuching but also for hotel room deals in Kuching.

How to find cheap flights from Johor Bahru to Kuching with Skyscanner

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Information is accurate as of 18 December 2018

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.