Cheap flights from Kuala Lumpur to Brisbane

Flight information Kuala Lumpur to Brisbane

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Average flight time, total distance 6467 kilometres

8h 5min

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Flying from Kuala Lumpur to Brisbane

Brisbane is the third most populated city in Australia. Its main international airport is Brisbane Airport (BNE), one of the busiest airports in Australia. Kuala Lumpur to Brisbane flights take 8 hours and 10 minutes on average. There are at least four KL to Brisbane flights per week. Be sure to compare and book flights on Skyscanner when searching for cheap flights from Kuala Lumpur to Brisbane.

Airlines that fly from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) to Brisbane Airport (BNE)

The primary airline that offers direct flights from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) to Brisbane Airport (BNE) is Malaysia Airlines (MAS). KL to Brisbane flights on MAS depart from Kuala Lumpur International Airport - Terminal 1 and arrives at Brisbane Airport - International Terminal, also referred to as Terminal 1. 

Airlines that fly from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport (SZB) to Brisbane Airport (BNE)

There are no direct flights flying out from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport (SZB) to Brisbane Airport (BNE). Travellers may take flights with at least two stops from the airport or they may depart from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) instead.

Departure from Kuala Lumpur International (KUL) to Brisbane

To get to Kuala Lumpur International Airport, the fastest choice would be to take the KLIA Express train – costing only RM55 for about 30 minutes. For those on a budget, a cheaper option would be to take the Skybus for RM10, taking about 45 minutes of travel. For the most convenience, especially if you are travelling in groups, private or shared airport transfers are ideal. Another way, although may cost more, would be to take a public taxi which costs about RM65 to RM100.

Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) Information

Kuala Lumpur International Airport has two terminals: KLIA, the main terminal for both domestic and international flights, and KLIA2 operating mainly for AirAsia flights and budget airlines like Jetstar Asia and Scoot. A shuttle bus is made available for passengers who need to interchange terminals.

Being one of the major airports in the world, Kuala Lumpur International Airport offers great services and facilities for its passengers. Rest zones, TV and movie lounges, free Wi-Fi, stores and restaurants are all available here. Malaysia’s first capsule hotel is also located in this airport in case travellers need to rest and relax.

Arrival at Brisbane Airport (BNE)

International passengers arrive on level two of the international terminal. Upon arriving from your Kuala Lumpur to Brisbane flight, you’ll pass through the immigration for clearance. The immigration officer will check your Electronic Travel Authority (ETA) together with your valid passport and return air tickets from Kuala Lumpur to Brisbane. You may then proceed to customs and claim your baggage.

Brisbane Airport is located approximately 14.5 kilometers northeast of the city centre. To get to the city centre, the fastest and easiest way would be to take the Airtrain for AUD18 (RM52) and travel for at least 20 minutes. A taxi cab can also get you there from AUD50 (RM145) to AUD58 (RM168). For more convenience, you may arrange for airport transfers or rent a car in Brisbane.

Brisbane Airport (BNE) Information

Brisbane Airport is the primary airport serving the city of Brisbane in Australia. Amenities include charging stations, ATMs, vending machines, lounges, massage parlour, prayer room, showers, first-aid rooms, and free WiFi. The nearest hotels are also located about 10 minutes from the airport. You’ll never go hungry once you arrive from your Kuala Lumpur to Brisbane flight since there are plenty of dining options inside the airport too.

Brisbane trip recommendations 

Brisbane, the capital of Queensland, is the fastest growing and the most diverse city in Australia. With its tons of interesting offerings, many travellers book cheap flights from Kuala Lumpur to Brisbane.

You don’t have to splurge to experience the best of the city. Grab cheap flight tickets from Kuala Lumpur to Brisbane and enjoy its many budget-friendly activities. Rent a car and go on a road trip to the Sunshine Coast Hinterland. Hit up some of Brisbane’s best cheap eats too such as Burger Project, Eat Street Markets, and various food trucks like Mi Casa Food Truck and Kraut 'N About. Stroll along the Streets Beach, go on a Brisbane River Walk and see koalas at Daisy Hill Koala Centre. Make sure to bring your camera with you while exploring the city.

What is the time difference between Kuala Lumpur and Brisbane? 

Kuala Lumpur (GMT+8) is two hours behind Brisbane (GMT+10).

What is the weather like in Brisbane?

Brisbane enjoys a subtropical climate, defined by warm or hot weather for most of the year.

What is the currency and exchange rate for Brisbane?

Brisbane, Australia uses the Australian Dollar (AUD).

RM1 = AUD0.35 (As of 6 July 2019)

What is the average cost of a hotel room in Brisbane

The average hotel room rate in Brisbane, Australia is RM280 - RM470.

Brisbane, Australia visa requirements for Malaysians 

Malaysians travelling from Kuala Lumpur to Brisbane need to apply for an Electronic Travel Authority (ETA) from Australia’s Department of Foreign Affairs official website.

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Information is accurate as of 6 July 2019.

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