Flights from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur

Flight information Singapore Changi to Kuala Lumpur

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Average flight time, total distance 317 kilometres

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Kuala Lumpur International and Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Azziz Shah

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Flying from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur or more commonly known as ‘KL’, is the capital city of Malaysia with a population of over 7.2 million people. The metropolitan city is known for its diverse heritage, culture and food.

Kuala Lumpur is served by two airports, Kuala Lumpur International Airport and Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport. The flight from Singapore to KL takes only an hour which makes it extremely convenient.

Airlines that fly from Singapore Changi Airport (SIN) to Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL)

For those looking for a cheap flight from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur, there are many budget airlines serving a direct flight on this route. This includes AirAsia, Firefly, Scoot, Jetstar and Thai Lion Air. Full-fledged airlines like Singapore Airlines, SilkAir, Malindo Airways and Malaysia Airlines also serve a direct Singapore to KL route.

Airlines that fly from Singapore Changi Airport (SIN) to Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport (SZB)

Travellers looking to travel from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport on a budget airline have the option to fly with Firefly. Full-fledged airlines Malaysia Airlines also have the option of arriving in KLIA or at Kuala Lumpur SZB airport.

Departure from Singapore Changi Airport

The easiest and fastest way to get to Changi airport for your Singapore to Kuala Lumpur flight is via the public taxi. The ride will cost around 20 to 30 SGD and take around 30 minutes from the city centre. You can also pre-arrange a private or shared airport transfer from Skyscanner.

There are also public buses departing from Orchard road, Suntec city and Dhoby Ghaut area directly to the airport for the more budget conscious travellers. Taking the MRT train station is an even cheaper option although not as convenient as travellers will be required to transfer at Tanah Merah station to get to Changi Airport.

Singapore Changi Airport information

There are four passenger terminals in Changi Airport and all are linked by a free public skytrain. Complimentary WiFi is provided throughout all 4 terminals if required and for passengers who prefer to use internet terminals, there are over 550 located throughout all terminals. With an extensive range of dining and duty-free options, travellers are able to browse around whilst waiting for your Singapore to Kuala Lumpur flight.

Snooze lounges are also available within all terminals with charging stations for passengers with a long layover in Changi Airport. However, if you prefer to stay in a hotel room instead, there are several transit hotels located within the terminals.

Arrival at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL)

Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) is located 45km south of the city centre. Upon arriving from your Singapore to Kuala Lumpur flight, the fastest and most convenient way of getting to KL Sentral (KL’s main train station), is via the KLIA Express train. The train journey takes only 30 minutes and cost RM55 (SGD19) per way. The train also has complimentary WiFi onboard for passengers if required.

Alternatively, there is also the KL Airport Coach or Skybus from the airport to KL Sentral. Although the bus fare is only RM10 (SGD3.50), travellers should be prepared to spend a minimum travel time of 60 minutes, depending on the traffic.

For travellers arriving with children or elderly and prefer a door-to-door transfer service, you can pre-book a private or shared airport transfer from Skyscanner or take a public taxi upon arriving from your Singapore to KL flight.

Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) Information

KLIA has two terminals, one serving as the main terminal for domestic and international flights while KLIA2 is only for AirAsia flights. There is a free shuttle bus for passengers to travel between the terminals if required. Various eateries, duty-free shopping, prayer rooms and complimentary WiFi in most public places are also available in both terminals.

Arrival at Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport (SZB)

Kuala Lumpur SZB Airport, also known as ‘Subang Airport’, is closer to KL Sentral as compared to KLIA. Once arriving from your Singapore to KL flight, the easiest and most direct way of getting to KL Sentral is via a public taxi or a pre-arranged private airport transfer from Skyscanner. The car journey will take a minimum of 25 minutes depending on the traffic conditions upon arrival from your Singapore to Kuala Lumpur flight.

For the more budget conscious travellers, taking KL’s commuter rail system or more formally known as the KTM Komuter is another option. The train departs from SZB airport to KL Sentral every 90 minutes and costs SGD5 with a journey time of 30 minutes.

Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport (SZB) Information

Kuala Lumpur SZB airport is a one-building airport terminal. Dining and duty-free shops are extremely limited in this airport so travellers are advised to eat outside of the airport if your flight arrives late. Complimentary WiFi is available in most public areas for passengers and a prayer room is also available if required.

Kuala Lumpur Recommendations

After booking your Singapore to KL flight, you’ll be on the search for an accommodation in Kuala Lumpur to stay at. Skyscanner has put together a list of 5 hotels most worth your dime in KL.

When you have arrived in KL, some must-see tourist attractions include the Petronas Twin Towers, Merdeka Square and Batu Caves. Travellers who are interested in the shopping scene should also schedule a visit to Bukit Bintang, Petaling Street (also known as Chinatown) and Central Market, apart from the many shopping malls in KL. Alor street is also another famous hot spot known for its local food.

Useful Kuala Lumpur Travel Information

What is the time difference between Singapore and Kuala Lumpur?

There is no time difference between Singapore and Kuala Lumpur.

What is the weather like in Kuala Lumpur?

Kuala Lumpur has an average temperature of 29°c all year round with October - December being the rainy season.

What is the currency and exchange rate for Kuala Lumpur?

Kuala Lumpur uses the Malaysian Ringgit (RM).

SGD 1 = RM 3.00 (As of 09 October 2018)

What is the average cost of a hotel room in Kuala Lumpur?

The average room rate in Kuala Lumpur is SGD 65 – SGD 130 per night. Other than flights from Singapore to KL, travellers can also use Skyscanner to compare hotel room prices in Kuala Lumpur.

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Information is accurate as of 09 October 2018

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