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Cheap flights from Tawau to Kuala Lumpur International

Flight information Tawau to Kuala Lumpur International

Cheapest return price last month

RM281

Direct airlines

4

Flights per week

56

Average flight time, total distance 1833 kilometres

2h 35min

Most popular airline last month

AirAsia

Kuala Lumpur International

1 airport

Flying from Tawau to Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur is the capital of Malaysia with a population of over 7.2 million people. It is the central hub for the economic, financial and cultural centres in Malaysia.

Kuala Lumpur is served by two airports - Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) and Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport (SZB). Tawau to Kuala Lumpur flights take approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes to arrive.

Airlines that fly from Tawau Airport (TWU) to Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL)

AirAsia offers Tawau to Kuala Lumpur cheap flights with a direct route. Other airlines that have a minimum of one layover are Malaysia Airlines and Malindo Air.

Airlines that fly from Tawau Airport (TWU) to Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah (SZB)

Travellers in search for Kuala Lumpur to Tawau cheap flights departing from this airport will be required to transit a minimum of two times as there are no direct flights from here.

Departure from Tawau Airport

The fastest way of getting to the airport for your cheap flights from Tawau to Kuala Lumpur is via a public taxi or a pre-arranged airport transfer from Skyscanner. A taxi fare will cost travellers between RM40 - RM45 depending on your pick-up location.

Alternatively, Kasah Transport Sdn Bhd provides an airport bus serving a direct route to the airport for your Tawau to Kuala Lumpur flights. Departing from Sabindu Square, the fare will cost RM10 and takes approximately 45 minutes. Travellers interested in this option should note that the first bus departs at 8am while the last bus departs at 4:30pm.

Tawau Airport (TWU) Information

Tawau Airport is located 28km from the city centre. As the airport is extremely small, dining and shopping options are limited. There is no complimentary WiFi offered however, a prayer room is available within the terminal.

Arrival at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL)

Upon arrival at Kuala Lumpur International Airport, the most convenient way to get to the city centre is via the KLIA Express train which will cost travellers RM55 per way. With a journey of 30 minutes, it is also the fastest mode of transportation to the city centre. Complimentary WiFi is also offered to passengers onboard.

Alternatively, you can take the KL Airport coach or Skybus which also serve a direct route to KL Sentral. A one-way bus ticket will cost travellers RM10 and takes around 90 minutes.

Arranging for a private or shared airport transfer from Skyscanner, public taxi or Grab will offer you a door-to-door service. Public taxi or Grab will cost between RM 65 - RM100 with a journey time of 60 minutes.

Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) Information

There are two terminals in Kuala Lumpur International Airport with KLIA being the main terminal. A wide variety of dining and shopping options are available for travellers looking to grab a quick bite. Complimentary WiFi and a 24-hour prayer room is also available within the airport.

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

The most convenient way of getting to the city centre is via public taxi, Grab or a pre-arranged private or shared airport transfer from Skyscanner. A public taxi or Grab will cost between RM40 - RM60 with a minimum journey time of 35 minutes depending on traffic conditions.

An alternative option is to take the commuter rail system (KTM Komuter) that serves a direct route to KL Sentral. There is a train every 90 minutes with a train fare of RM15 per person. The journey will take approximately 25 minutes.

Kuala Lumpur Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport (SZB) Information

The Kuala Lumpur SZB Airport or more commonly known as ‘Subang Airport’ is an easy to navigate, single terminal airport located 24km from KL Sentral. There is an adequate amount of dining and shopping options available for travellers. Complimentary WiFi and a prayer room is available as well.

Kuala Lumpur Recommendations

Once you have secured your Tawau to Kuala Lumpur cheap flight, it is time to get planning! If you are unsure of which hotel to book, do check out Skyscanner’s list of 5 hotels that will be worth your dime in KL. Tourist sites in KL include the Petronas Twin Towers, Merdeka Square and Batu Caves. If you are looking to shop, Bukit Bintang, Central Market and Petaling Street (also known as Chinatown) are perfect to satisfy the shopaholic in you. Visit Alor street in the evening to experience and feast on local food the local way!

Useful Kuala Lumpur Travel Information

What is the time difference between Tawau and Kuala Lumpur?

There is no time difference between Tawau and Kuala Lumpur.

What is the weather like in Kuala Lumpur?

Kuala Lumpur has an average temperature of 32°C all year round with the months of October till December being the rainy season.

What is the currency and exchange rate for Kuala Lumpur?

Kuala Lumpur uses the Malaysian Ringgit (RM).

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

An average cost of a hotel room in Kuala Lumpur is between RM150 - RM580 per night. Not only does Skyscanner assist you in your search for cheap flights from Tawau to Kuala Lumpur, we can also help you search for the best hotel room deals in Kuala Lumpur.

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Information is accurate as of 19 December 2018

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