Cheap Flights From Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok

Flight information Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok

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Average flight time, total distance 1213 kilometres

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Bangkok Suvarnabhumi and Don Mueang

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Flying From Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok

There are at least 24 direct flights per day for the busy route between Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia and Bangkok in Thailand. The airline that operates the most number of flight on this popular route is Air Asia, followed by the Malaysian Airlines. Other airlines that fly to Bangkok from Kuala Lumpur are Thai Airways, Thai Smile, Malindo Air, and Royal Jordanian Air. The flight duration is two hours and 10 minutes. Budget Airlines that fly from Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok: The busy Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok route is served by the budget airline, AirAsia.

Departure from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KULM)

Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) is the primary international gateway in Malaysia. The Low-Cost Carrier Terminal (LCCT) situated next to KLIA is the hub for AirAsia. The airport is conveniently liked to the city by the KL Ekspres, an express railway that can bring you to KL Sentral in less than thirty minutes. Taking a taxi is also a comfortable and inexpensive way to get to the airport. A trip from a downtown location will cost an average of MYR 80.00.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur International Airport: All terminals at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport are very well-maintained facilities and have a good variety of duty-free shopping and dining outlets. There are plenty of seating areas, kid’s play zones, airline lounges as well as pay per-use lounges.

Arrival at Bangkok International Airport (BKKT)

Flights from the Malaysian capital will arrive at either of the two international airports in Bangkok: Suvarnabhumi International Airport (BKK) and Don Mueang International Airport (DMK). Both airports are well connected to the city by many modes of transport. The fastest way to get to the city from Suvarnabhumi International Airport is by the Airport Rail Link which can take you to the Phayathai Station in downtown Bangkok. Taxis are also abundant at the airport. The 35-minute taxi ride from Suvarnabhumi costs approximately THB 250.00 (MYR 32.13). There are also plans for a rail link to but for now, the best way into the city is by taxi at THB 350.00 (MYR 44.98). There are also limousine taxis and rental cars at the airport.

Things to do in Bangkok International Airport: There are plenty of duty-free shops and food outlets at both Suvarnabhumi Airport and Don Mueang Airports. There are comfortable lounges and Thai massage shops at all terminal. Currency exchange and tour operator counters are also available. There are several hotels near the Suvarnabhumi Airport with the closest one only 0.15 kilometers away, the Novotel Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport Hotel. Don Mueang Airport has the Amari Airport connected via an air-conditioned walkway from the terminal.

Time Difference between Kuala Lumpur and Bangkok: Kuala Lumpur is one hour ahead of Bangkok. Please remember to make the adjustment upon arrival.

Weather in Bangkok: The capital city of Bangkok, like most of Thailand, has a tropical monsoon climate. It is generally sunny and warm for most of the year, warmer than the countryside. There is a short wet season from September to October. The average annual temperature in Bangkok is 29°C and the best times to visit is between November and March.

Exchange rate between Kuala Lumpur and Bangkok: The local currency in Bangkok is the Thai Baht. 1 Malaysian Ringgit is equivalent to 7.78 Thai Baht.

Average cost of a meal in Kuala Lumpur and Bangkok

Food in Bangkok is definitely much cheaper when compared to Bangkok. Lunch in an inexpensive restaurant in Kuala Lumpur would cost MYR 10.00 (THB 77.76). A similar dish in Thailand costs THB 60.00 (MYR 7.71).

Average cost of hotel/night in Kuala Lumpur and Bangkok

Hotels are cheaper in Kuala Lumpur than in Bangkok. A 4-star hotel room in Kuala Lumpur would cost about MYR 440.00 (THB 3422.51) per night compared to THB 3700.00 (MYR 475.82) in a Bangkok hotel.

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