Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok
Flight information Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok
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Average flight time, total distance 1213 kilometres
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Bangkok Suvarnabhumi and Don Mueang
Flying from Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok
Bangkok, the capital of Thailand is known for its dynamic street life and food, fashion, cultural landmarks and entertainment with a population of over 8 million people. It is served by two airports, Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport and Don Mueang Airport. A Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok flight time takes approximately 2 hours and 10 minutes. Compare and book with Skyscanner when searching for cheap flights to Bangkok from Kuala Lumpur.
Airlines that fly from Kuala Lumpur International (KUL) to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport (BKK)
For those looking for cheap flights from Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok, the two budget airlines with direct flights are Thai Smile and Firefly. Travellers looking for a full-fledged airline serving a direct route from Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport flight can consider Thai Airways, Malaysia Airlines, and Bangkok Airways. If booked early, Thai Airways tickets are extremely reasonable and would be your best option. Other full-fledged airlines such as Singapore Airlines also serve this route but with a layover in their respective city.
Airlines that fly from Kuala Lumpur International (KUL) to Don Mueang Airport (DMK)
Travellers searching for cheap flights from Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok Don Mueang Airport have the option of flying AirAsia. Serving a direct route, it is also the cheapest option that arrives in this airport. Other budget airlines serving the KL to Bangkok direct flight route are Thai AirAsia, Malindo Air, and Thai Lion Air.
Airlines that fly from Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport (BKK)
There are no direct flights flying out from Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah to Bangkok. Travellers are required to transfer at least once for this route.
Airlines that fly from Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) to Don Mueang Airport (DMK)
Passengers wanting to fly from Kuala Lumpur SZB Airport to Don Mueang airport have the option with Malindo Air serving a direct flight from Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok DMK Airport.
Departure from Kuala Lumpur International Airport
Taking the KLIA Express train will be the fastest and most convenient way of getting to the Kuala Lumpur International Airport. The train fare cost RM55 with a journey time of 30 minutes and travellers will be able to travel comfortably with complimentary WiFi onboard. For the more budget conscious travellers, another option of transportation to the airport is via a KL Airport Coach or Skybus costing RM10. With a minimum journey time of 45 minutes from KL Sentral, travellers need to ensure they have enough leeway time to get to the airport.
Alternatively, travellers wanting to get to the airport for their KL to Bangkok flight in the most convenient way can search for a private or shared airport transfer. There is also the option of a public taxi or Grab, which will cost between RM65 to RM100 for your flight from Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok.
Kuala Lumpur International Airport information
Kuala Lumpur International Airport has two terminals. KLIA is the main terminal for both domestic and international flights while KLIA2 operates solely for AirAsia flights. There is a complimentary shuttle bus available if passengers are required to interchange terminals. Apart from the free WiFi available in public areas in both terminals, there are also plenty of dining and duty-free options whilst waiting to board your flight from Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok.
For travellers in need of a hotel from a long layover, there is Capsule by Container Hotel and Sama Sama Express located within KLIA2 or in the KLIA main terminal.
Arrival at Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport (BKK)
Arriving at Suvarnabhumi Airport from your Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok flight, the fastest and most convenient way of getting to Bangkok city centre is via Bangkok airport rail link costing a maximum of THB 45 (RM6) with a travel time of 30 minutes. Taking the express airport bus will cost THB 150 (RM20). This bus service runs from 5am to midnight every day and has a journey time of 50 minutes depending on traffic.
Travellers preferring a door to door service, airport taxis range from THB 350 - THB 420 (RM45 - RM54) including tolls and airport taxes. There is also the option of pre-booking a private or shared airport transfer from Skyscanner upon arriving from your KL to Bangkok flight.
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport (BKK) Information
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport serves as the primary international airport and is larger than the Don Mueang Airport. Upon arriving from your flight to Bangkok from Kuala Lumpur, there is complimentary WiFi which can be used for up to 2 hours. There are also plenty of eateries available within the airport with a 24-hour food court available. Prayer rooms are available for passengers if required.
Arrival at Don Mueang Airport (DMK)
Don Mueang airport is located 24km from the city centre. Upon arriving from your KL to Bangkok flight, the fastest and most convenient way of getting to the city is via a private or shared airport transfer or taxi. The taxi fare will roughly cost THB 350 (RM45) not including any toll fees and an airport tax of THB 50 (RM7). The journey will take around 30 minutes depending on traffic.
There is also the option of taking the airport bus which takes a minimum of 70 minutes. The bus fare is a fixed fee of THB 30 (RM4) which goes to Victory Monument BTS.
Don Mueang Airport (DMK) Information
Don Mueang Airport has two terminals. Terminal 1 handling international flights while terminal 2 handles domestic. Complimentary WiFi of 2 hours is available for passengers arriving from your KL to Bangkok flight. Various dining and duty-free shops available with some of them open for 24 hours. There is only one prayer room located in the departure area of Terminal 2.
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Useful Bangkok Travel Information
What is the time difference between Kuala Lumpur and Bangkok?
Bangkok (UTC +07:00) is one hour behind Kuala Lumpur (UTC +8:00)
What is the weather like in Bangkok?
Bangkok has an average temperature of 30°C all year round.
What is the currency and exchange rate for Bangkok?
The currency of Bangkok, Thailand is the Thai Baht.
RM 1 = THB 7.80 (As of 29 September 2018)
What is the average cost of a hotel room in Bangkok?
A hotel room accommodation in Bangkok ranges from RM200 - RM500 per night.
Bangkok, Thailand visa requirement for Malaysians
Malaysian citizens going from Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok for tourism do not require a visa if your stay is less than 30 days. Your passport is required to be valid for a minimum of 6 months upon entering Bangkok.
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Information is accurate as of 29 September 2018
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