Built on one of the world’s most stunning natural harbors, Sydney has more than 200km of sandy shoreline to explore. Water-based entertainment is popular here, so join in with a chartered boat trip or ferry ride to explore the various beaches and city limits. To learn more about the area’s heritage, spend time at The Rocks, where cobbled streets and sandstone homes are the backdrops for a historic journey, taking in Australia’s colonial past. At the city museum, there are artifacts and treasures that help piece together the story of a continent; the ideal place to begin your adventure.
Flying to Sydney
1. Which airports serve Kuala Lumpur to Sydney?
Kuala Lumpur International Airport is Malaysia’s main airport, where passengers can catch a flight to Sydney. It is 55km from the city center. Planes from Malaysia arrive at Sydney Airport, which is 8km south of the city.
2. Which airlines operate flights from Kuala Lumpur to Sydney?
Over half of all non-stop flights to Sydney from Kuala Lumpur are provided by Asia Air and these run each day. Malaysian Air also provide daily direct flights, while many other airlines, including Cathay Pacific, Air China, and Qatar Airways have daily flights which include a connection.
3. How long is the flight?
Direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Sydney take around 8 hours and 10 minutes, while stopover flights take between 10 hours 40 minutes and 12 hours and 30 minutes. Also, Sydney is two hours ahead of Kuala Lumpur, which is a significant difference for people booking a trip.
4. Climate changes between Kuala Lumpur and Sydney
Nestled between mountainous valleys, Kuala Lumpur is cooler than other areas of Malaysia but is still very warm all year round, with rains falling mostly in November. As Sydney is subtropical, with constant warm temperatures and drizzly rain, the weather will feel familiar to people who travel between these balmy locations.
5. Culture differences and need-to-know
Sydney uses Australian Dollars which can be obtained from ATM machines, inside banks, or at currency counters. Credit cards are readily accepted, so paying with Visa, MasterCard, Diners Club or American Express is easy. To enter Australia, travelers need to apply for one of five different types of visas. It is recommended that you arrange your visa no less than 24-hours before you travel.
Although the weather is similar in both cities, with over five million people Sydney has the most residents. However, Kuala Lumpur’s 1.7 million inhabitants are more densely packed with over 6,890 inhabitants per square kilometer, compared to 1,237 people per square kilometer in Sydney.
This city has plenty of landmarks, but the Sydney Opera House is probably the most celebrated. Inside, over 40 shows are staged each week, offering something for everyone. You can admire it from a boat trip across the harbor, or pop inside for a guided tour. In such a warm climate, tropical and exotic plants thrive at the Royal Botanical Gardens, making for an especially fragrant afternoon. If you’d like to take it all in from a distance, brave the BridgeClimb which takes you up the harbor bridge for an unforgettable view of the city stretched out below.
Kuala Lumpur to Sydney, Australia Last modified: Jun 27, 2022 13:56 -04:00
We've scanned 13,970 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Sydney, Australia. Scoot & !! frequently offer the best deals to Sydney, Australia flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.
Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Sydney, Australia?
The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Kuala Lumpur to Sydney, Australia based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.
How far in advance should I book tickets from Kuala Lumpur to Sydney, Australia?
The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Kuala Lumpur to Sydney, Australia.
|Advanced Purchase||Non Stop||Connecting|
|< 7 days||MYR5,327||MYR2,261|
Cheapest Day To Fly from Kuala Lumpur to Sydney, Australia
We've examined 27,940 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Kuala Lumpur to Sydney, Australia is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.
Compare Flight Prices from Kuala Lumpur to Sydney, Australia by Month
Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Kuala Lumpur to Sydney, Australia flights.
|Month||Origin||Destination||Carrier||Depart Date||Return Date||Stops||Price|
|June||Kuala Lumpur||Sydney, Australia||!!||6/28/22||7/5/22||2||MYR2,503|
|July||Kuala Lumpur||Sydney, Australia||!!||7/2/22||7/19/22||3||MYR2,261|
|August||Kuala Lumpur||Sydney, Australia||Scoot||8/8/22||8/15/22||2||MYR1,565|
|September||Kuala Lumpur||Sydney, Australia||!!||9/7/22||9/15/22||2||MYR2,296|
|October||Kuala Lumpur||Sydney, Australia||Philippine||10/20/22||10/26/22||2||MYR1,776|
|November||Kuala Lumpur||Sydney, Australia||Malindo||11/22/22||11/30/22||2||MYR472|
|December||Kuala Lumpur||Sydney, Australia||Philippine||12/3/22||12/9/22||2||MYR2,644|
|December||Kuala Lumpur||Sydney, Australia||Philippine||12/23/22||12/30/22||2||MYR2,666|
Cheap Last Minute Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Sydney, Australia
Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Kuala Lumpur to Sydney, Australia. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.
Next 30 Days
Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Sydney, Australia
Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.
The average price for connecting flights from Kuala Lumpur to Sydney, Australia is MYR1,565.
The average price for direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Sydney, Australia is MYR4,354.
The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Kuala Lumpur to Sydney, Australia.
|Carrier||Mon||Tue||Wed||Thu||Fri||Sat||Sun||Earliest Flight||Latest Flight|
One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Sydney, Australia
We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Kuala Lumpur to Sydney, Australia. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.
The average price for one way flights from Kuala Lumpur to Sydney, Australia is MYR1,521.
The average price for round trip flights from Kuala Lumpur to Sydney, Australia is MYR1,565.
Kuala Lumpur to Sydney, Australia Flight Questions
Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:
Kuala Lumpur to Sydney, Australia Airports
These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Kuala Lumpur and Sydney, Australia. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.
Farecompare Research Tools
FareCompare's Flight Schedule Search Tool helps you find information about airline schedule filings, including flight numbers, depart times, and travel distance.