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Typically, flights to Kuala Lumpur from Los Angeles are cheaper when flying from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur, which has an average price of $1,008
|CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO KUALA LUMPUR FROM LOS ANGELES||September||16% cheaper||Flying from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur costs on average just $847 in September|
|MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO KUALA LUMPUR FROM LOS ANGELES||December||34% more expensive||It costs about $1,355 for flights to Kuala Lumpur from Los Angeles in December|
|MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO KUALA LUMPUR FROM LOS ANGELES||July||317% more users visited||More momondo users searched in flights to Kuala Lumpur from Los Angeles in July than any other month|
Flights from the United States to Kuala Lumpur International Airport, Kuala Lumpur (KUL) can vary greatly in duration based on the layovers. From New York City, flights will depart from either John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) or LaGuardia International Airport (LGA) and they can take anywhere from 21 hours and 45 minutes to about 46 hours and 40 minutes. From Florida’s Orlando International Airport (MCO), flights range from about 27 hours to 47 hours. On the west coast, you can get a flight from California’s Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), flights from here take between 25 hours and 15 minutes up to 51 hours and 45 minutes.
There are no nonstop flights from the US to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia currently available. However, there are options with just one layover. Some flights from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) have a single layover, often in Tokyo, Singapore, Doha, or Dubai. Likewise, flights from New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), often include one layover, which you can expect to be in Doha, Dubai, or Abu Dhabi. If you’re flying from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA) in the Pacific Northwest, you’ll find all flights have two-plus stops, often including San Francisco, Doha, Tokyo, Los Angeles, and New York City. From Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) in Georgia, flights will make two-plus stops, with the first layover typically in New York or Dallas-Fort Worth. From Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) in Texas, flights with just one layover are available, you can expect stops in Doha and Tokyo.
For flights from United States to Kuala Lumpur, most momondo users will book with popular airlines such as Singapore Airlines, ANA, Qatar Airways and Malaysia Airlines. Depending on what airport you fly from, you may have other airlines to choose from.
There are a couple of ways that you can get from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) to the city center. By car, the journey can take about 50 to 60 minutes, so grabbing a taxi or hailing a ride on the rideshare app called GRAB are both good options. If you want to use public transportation, then you can get the KLIA Ekspres which will take you to KL Sentral, from there, you can hop on the KJL (a service run by myrapid) to Gombak, you’ll want to get off at KLCC.
While you do not need to acquire a tourist visa to visit Kuala Lumpur, you will be required to have a passport that is valid for at least six months from the date of travel.
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If you snag a good Kuala Lumpur flight deal, then you’ll want to plan ahead to make the most of your trip. The city is a mixture of various cultures, and the architecture speaks to its evolution in response to cultural influences throughout its history. While in the city, you’ll want to check out the Kampung Baru neighborhood, where you’ll see a jarring juxtaposition of antiquated houses and modern skyscrapers. If you’re a foodie, you’ll also want to take advantage of the various cuisines here—try Chinese, Indian, or traditional Malaysian dishes. For a magical experience, head to Selangor River where you can catch a ride on a boat to watch fireflies flicker in the surrounding mangroves.
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