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Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong

Flight information Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong International

Cheapest return price last month

RM456

Direct airlines

7

Flights per week

84

Average flight time, total distance 2532 kilometres

3h 50min

Most popular airline last month

AirAsia

Hong Kong International

1 airport

Flying from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong

Hong Kong, or officially known as the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China, has a population of over 7.4 million people. It has become of the busiest financial centres, trade ports and holds the largest number of skyscrapers in the world. It is also known as a unique destination having absorbed culture and influences from places like Vietnam and Vancouver.

Hong Kong is served by one airport, the Hong Kong International Airport. The flight time from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong takes approximately 3 hours and 40 minutes.

Airlines that fly from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) to Hong Kong International Airport (HKG)

For those looking for cheap flights from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong, consider taking budget airlines AirAsia which also serves frequent flights from KUL to Hong Kong. Another budget airline that offers a direct KL to Hong Kong flight is Firefly.

If you are looking for a full-service flight from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong, consider taking Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific or Malaysia Airlines. Other full-fledged airlines serving the Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong route with a transit in their respective cities are Singapore Airlines and Thai Airways.

Airlines that fly from Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) to Hong Kong International Airport (HKG)

There is only Malindo Air serving a direct route from Kuala Lumpur SZB airport to Hong Kong.

Departure from Kuala Lumpur International Airport

Once you have secured your cheap flight from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong, the fastest way of getting to the airport is with the KLIA Express train that departs from KL Sentral. With a ticket fare of RM55 with the journey ride of 30 minutes, passengers get to travel in comfort with complimentary WiFi being offered. You can also use the KL Airport coach or Skybus which will cost RM10 per person, taking 45 minutes to get to the airport for your KL to Hong Kong flight.

Travellers preferring a more direct and door to door service, can pre-book a private or shared airport transfer from Skyscanner, take a public taxi or Grab which will cost between RM65 to RM100 for your flight from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong.

Kuala Lumpur International Airport information

KLIA is the main terminal for domestic and international flights in Kuala Lumpur while KLIA2 serve as the home base for AirAsia flights. There is a free shuttle bus going back and forth between the terminals if travellers need to interchange for their flight from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong. Complimentary WiFi is also offered in most public areas in both terminals. Whilst waiting for your KL to Hong Kong flight, there is an abundant amount of dining and duty-free options for travellers. Prayer rooms are also located in both terminals if required.

Arrival at Hong Kong International Airport (HKG)

Upon arriving at the airport from your flight from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong, the fastest way of getting to Hong Kong Station is via the airport express. The train ride takes roughly 24 minutes with a ticket fee of HKD 100 (RM53). Travellers on a budget will have the option of taking a bus that will cost a maximum of HKD 5 (RM3) depending on where travellers are heading. Busses do not give change so ensure that you have the small change before boarding.

Travellers preferring a door-to-door service, you can consider pre-arranging a private or shared airport transfer from Skyscanner. Taxis are also readily available at the airport. Hong Kong taxis have different colours, so ensure that you take the right one. The red taxis serve urban areas including all of Hong Kong island and Kowloon while the blue taxis serve Lantau island and green taxis serve new territories which is above Kowloon. A taxi fare will cost minimum of HKD 40 (RM22) not including tolls. There is also a surcharge of HKD 2 (RM1.30) for luggage.

Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) Information

Hong Kong International Airport is an extremely big complex and it is divided into two terminals and two concourses. A driverless train links these buildings together, however a significant amount of walking will still be needed. Complimentary WiFi is offered in all terminals and concourses upon arriving from your KL to Hong Kong flight. Travellers’ dining and shopping choices at the Hong Kong airport are endless with even a shopping mall in both terminals. If your flight arrives late from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong, there are some restaurants and convenience stores open for 24-hours in both terminals.

Hong Kong Recommendations

Travelling from KUL to Hong Kong might be daunting for some as Hong Kong is known to be quite an expensive destination. Fret not, you can refer to this Hong Kong budget itinerary to save on your travel spending! For families going to Hong Kong with children, here is an itinerary filled with fun and entertainment for your whole family. Also, how can you go to Hong Kong and not stuff your face in Dim Sum? We have compiled a list of where to eat the best dim sum in Hong Kong for you to try.

Useful Hong Kong Travel Information

What is the time difference between Kuala Lumpur and Hong Kong?

There is no time difference between Kuala Lumpur and Hong Kong.

What is the weather like in Hong Kong?

Hong Kong has an average temperature of 17°c between November – March and 28°c between April – October.

What is the currency and exchange rate for Hong Kong?

Hong Kong’s currency is the Hong Kong Dollar.

RM 1 = HKD 1.89 (As of 01 October 2018)

What is the average cost of a hotel room in Hong Kong?

The average room rate in Hong Kong ranges from RM350 – RM500

Hong Kong visa requirement for Malaysians

Malaysian passport holders travelling from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong for tourism are not required to obtain a visa if your stay is less than 90 days. Just remember that your passport needs to have a minimum six months validity when entering Hong Kong.

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Information is accurate as of 01 October 2018

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