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Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu

Flight information Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu

Cheapest return price last month

RM91

Direct airlines

7

Flights per week

176

Average flight time, total distance 366 kilometres

0h 55min

Most popular airline last month

AirAsia

Kota Bharu

1 airport

Flying from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu

Kota Bharu is the capital of Kelantan State and has a population of approximately 350,000. The city is serviced by one airport, Sultan Ismail Petra Airport (KBR) and the average flight time from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu is 1 hour and 4 minutes.

Airlines that fly from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) to Kota Bharu (KBR)

There are two airlines that fly direct from Kuala Lumpur to the Kota Bharu airport. AirAsia provides a budget flight for those looking for cheap flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu. Meanwhile, Malaysia Airlines provides full-service direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Bharu for those looking to travel in comfort.

Airlines that fly from Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport (SZB) to Kota Bharu (KBR)

For those looking for cheap flights from Sultan Abdul Aziz Airport to Kota Bharu, budget airlines Fireflyoperate daily direct flights. There is also the option of flying with Malindo Air for those looking for a full-service direct from SZB to KBR.

Departure from Kuala Lumpur International Airport

One of the cheapest ways to get to Kuala Lumpur International Airport is by way of taking the KL Airport Coach (KLIA) or SkyBus (LCCT KL or KLIA2). The journey takes approximately an hour and will cost around RM10. You may also take the KLIA Express train which takes roughly 30 minutes to KLIA from KL Sentral for RM55 per adult. There are also options to take public taxis which take up to 40 to 50 minutes’ drive and cost around RM60 to RM100. Alternatively, you may also book a private or shared airport transfer from KL City Center to the airport.

Kuala Lumpur International Airport Information

Complimentary WiFi is provided at most public areas in Kuala Lumpur International Airport which allows you to remain connected when you are waiting for your flight from KL to Kota Bharu. There are also plenty of shopping and dining options across KLIA and KLIA2 which are interconnected by a complimentary shuttle bus. There are also prayers rooms available in both terminals.

Arrival at Kota Bharu Sultan Ismail Petra Airport

The fastest way to get from the Kota Bharu Airport to Kota Bharu city centre is via the use of a private airport transfer or the airport taxi. From the airport, you can catch the airport taxi (by coupon) to go to Kota Bharu city centre for RM30.00 per adult and other destinations such as Kuala Besut Jetty (to go to Perhentian Islands) and Merang Jetty (Redang Island).

Kota Bharu Airport Information

Complimentary WiFi is provided at the Kota Bharu Airport. There are plenty of hotels near the Kota Bharu airport such as D’embun Homestay, The Sofea Inn, Rayyan Soffea Hotel, Golden Terminal Lodge and Emaslink Pacific Hotel. Other amenities such as ATM machines, prayer rooms, restaurants, cafes, battery charging station and convenience stores are also available in the Kota Bharu Airport.

Kota Bharu Recommendations

Kota Bharu is one of the places in Malaysia which is rich with culture and heritage buildings. When visiting Kota Bharu in Kelantan, do not miss the chance to visit the Central Market, which is also known as Siti Khadijah, the hub of shopping and museums in the city. There are also a number of beaches and fishing villages to visit in Kota Bharu.

Useful Kota Bharu Travel Information

What is the time difference between Kuala Lumpur and Kota Bharu?

There is no time difference between Kuala Lumpur and Kota Bharu.

What is the weather like in Kota Bharu?

Kota Bharu experiences heat and rainfall all year round, with a good amount of rain even during its drier months in the first half of the year. The city has an average temperature of about 26.7 °C

What is the average cost of a hotel room in Kota Bharu?

The average room rate in Kota Bharu is RM70 – RM200.

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Information is accurate as of 27th September 2018

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