Cheap flights from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru
Flight information Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru
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Average flight time, total distance 269 kilometres
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Flying from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru
Johor Bahru is the capital city of Johor and has a population of over 800,000 people in its metropolitan area. The city is situated along the Straits of Johor at the southern tip of Malaysia. Johor Bahru is served by Senai International Airport (JHB) and the average flight time from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru takes only 55 minutes.
Airlines that fly from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) to Johor Bahru Senai International Airport (JHB)
Travellers looking for a cheap flight from KL to Johor Bahru may fly with budget airlines AirAsia which flies direct daily. If you are looking to fly in more comfort, Malaysia Airlines also serve daily direct flights from KL to Johor Bahru. Alternatively, there is also Malindo Air that only flies on Sundays and Thursdays from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru.
Airlines that fly from Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB) to Senai International Airport (JHB)
The only budget airline serving a direct cheap flight from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru from the Subang airport is Firefly. There is also Malindo Air that flies daily from KL SZB Airport to Johor Bahru.
Departure from Kuala Lumpur International Airport
Getting to KLIA airport for your Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru cheap flight is extremely easy and hassle-free. Travellers who want to save travelling time can utilize the KLIA Express train which only takes 30 minutes from KL Sentral to the airport. The train fare will cost RM55 and complimentary WiFi is provided onboard.
Budget-conscious travellers may opt to take the KL Airport Coach or Skybus which also leaves from KL Sentral and cost RM10 to get the airport. Do note that the journey time will take 60 minutes or longer depending on the traffic conditions.
For maximum comfort and convenience, you may want to pre-book a private airport transfer from Skyscanner or public taxi which will cost between RM65 to RM100.
Kuala Lumpur International Airport information
The Kuala Lumpur International Airport is divided into two terminals, the KLIA and KLIA2. KLIA is the main terminal for all domestic and international flights except AirAsia while KLIA2 is solely utilized for AirAsia flights. There are many dining and duty-free shopping options available throughout both terminals for travellers to enjoy while waiting for their flight from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru. Complimentary WiFi is available in most public areas of both terminals with a 24-hour prayer room available as well.
Departure from Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport
The Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport is nearer to KL city centre and can be reached easily with a public taxi. The taxi fare will cost between RM40 to RM45 with an average travel time of 30 minutes depending on traffic conditions. There is also the option of booking a private or shared airport transfer from Skyscanner to avoid the hassle of searching for taxis.
Travellers on a tighter budget have the option of taking the KTM Komuter train departing from KL Sentral every 90 minutes. The train fare will cost travellers RM15 with a journey time of 20 minutes direct to the airport.
Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport information
The airport is a one-building terminal with limited dining and shopping options available for travellers. Complimentary WiFi is available throughout the terminal with a prayer room for travellers if required.
Arrival at Senai International Airport (JHB)
Once you have arrived from your Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru flight, the best way of getting to Johor Bahru city centre is via a private or shared airport transfer from Skyscanner or taxi. The taxi fare will range between RM45 - RM60 depending on the location of your accommodation.
There is also the option of taking the Johor Bahru city bus AA1 from the airport to JB Sentral when. The bus journey will take a minimum of 45 minutes and cost travellers RM8 per person.
Senai International Airport (JHB) Information
The Johor Bahru airport is relatively small and is located 32km from the city centre. Travellers arriving from your Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru flight after 10pm should take note that all dining and shopping options close at 10pm. There are isn’t much variety of eateries and duty-free shopping options available at the airport. Complimentary WiFi is available for passengers upon arriving from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru. There is also a prayer room available within the terminal if required.
Johor Bahru Recommendations
After securing your cheap flight from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru, you will probably start thinking of places to visit in Johor Bahru. Some of the top attractions in Johor Bahru include the Arulmigu Sri Rajakaliamman Glass Temple, Sultan Abu Bakar State Mosque, Istana Besar and the Sultan Ibrahim building. Travellers going with children may want to visit Legoland and Sanrio Hello Kitty Town. There is also the Johor Premium Outlet for those interested to shop during your Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru trip.
Useful Johor Bahru Travel Information
What is the time difference between Kuala Lumpur and Johor Bahru?
There is no time difference between Kuala Lumpur and Johor Bahru.
What is the weather like in Johor Bahru?
Johor Bahru has an average temperature of 31°c all year round with November - January being the rainy season.
What is the currency and exchange rate for Johor Bahru?
Johor Bahru uses the Malaysian Ringgit (RM).
What is the average cost of a hotel room in Johor Bahru?
The average room rate in Johor Bahru is RM150 – RM300 per night. You can also compare & book Johor Bahru hotel room prices on Skyscanner too.
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Information is accurate as of 19 October 2018
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