Flights from Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Did you mean flights from Kuala Lumpur to Manila, Philippines?

The city of Kuala Lumpur has been completely transformed over the last century. It has gone from a small, relatively poor town to a lively cosmopolitan city with a skyline filled with spectacular skyscrapers. The Petronas Twin Towers is a building that will be familiar with most visitors as they have featured in so many movies. The Central Market provides interesting insight into the local lifestyle, while Lake Gardens offers the opportunity to take a boat trip. The city is a popular destination with tourists who want to experience a different culture and with professionals on business.

Flying to Kuala Lumpur

1. Which airports serve Manila to Kuala Lumpur?

The main airport in Manila is the Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport and most international traffic comes through here, but it is supported by Subic Bay International Airport and Clark International Airport, which is almost 50 miles from the city. Flights from Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport will arrive at Kuala Lumpur International Airport.

2. Which airlines operate flights from Manila to Kuala Lumpur?

Malaysia Airlines operates direct flights from Manila to Kuala Lumpur as does Air Asia. Other airlines such as Singapore Airlines operate indirect flights with a stop in Singapore or Brunei. Flights occur regularly between the two countries with usually at least one flight a day.

3. How long is the flight?

The time for a direct flight between Manila and Kuala Lumpur is around 3 hours and 45 minutes. However, indirect flights with at least one connection can take anywhere between 12 and 22 hours as you wait for the connecting flight.

4. Climate changes between Manila and Kuala Lumpur

Visitors will not notice a great deal of difference between the climates of Manila and Kuala Lumpur. Manila average temperatures range from 30°C to 34°C while in Kuala Lumpur they are around 31°C all year round. Both countries see heavy rainfall from time to time as well.

5. Culture differences and need-to-know

There is not a great deal of cultural difference between Manila and Kuala Lumpur. The currency in Malaysia is the Ringgit, while in Manila it is the Philippine Peso. It is a good idea to arrange currency in advance of your arrival, but it is also easily available upon arrival at airports, hotels and currency exchangers.

US passport holders are not required to obtain a visa when entering Malaysia for tourism or business purposes and will be permitted to stay for a period not exceeding 90 days on each visit.

Kuala Lumpur Information

When in Kuala Lumpur you could visit the Jame Mosque, which is said to mark the landing spot of the first settlers to the area. There is an observation deck in the Petronas Twin Towers from where you can enjoy spectacular views of the city. The towers also contain The Petrosains Science Discovery Center which is an interactive science museum that is ideal for kids. The National Museum can be found at Lake Gardens and you can find out more about the city’s history while picking up some locally-produced craft items as souvenirs. Another popular tourist attraction is the Royal Selangor Visitor Center where the art of making pieces from pewter is demonstrated.

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How Much is a Flight from Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be ₱8,082.

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How far in advance should I book tickets from Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days ₱3,852 ₱10,414
7-14 days ₱22,510 ₱18,388
14-21 days ₱15,188 ₱10,469
21-30 days ₱13,940 ₱10,523
30-60 days ₱7,323 ₱10,306
60-90 days ₱6,455 ₱20,937
90+ days ₱11,825 ₱22,727

Cheapest Day To Fly from Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur

We've examined 4,272 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
₱9,330₱10,523₱5,967₱6,726₱9,384₱3,852₱10,631

Compare Flight Prices from Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur 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 Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August Manila, Philippines Kuala Lumpur Scoot 8/23/22 8/30/22 2 ₱10,523
August Manila, Philippines Kuala Lumpur Scoot 8/23/22 8/30/22 2 ₱10,577
September Manila, Philippines Kuala Lumpur Cebu Pacific 9/29/22 10/1/22 0 ₱6,455
November Manila, Philippines Kuala Lumpur Cebu Pacific 11/8/22 11/11/22 0 ₱6,292
December Manila, Philippines Kuala Lumpur !! 12/10/22 12/12/22 0 ₱11,825
December Manila, Philippines Kuala Lumpur Cebu Pacific 12/23/22 12/30/22 0 ₱11,174
January Manila, Philippines Kuala Lumpur Philippines Airasia 1/10/23 1/17/23 0 ₱4,611
February Manila, Philippines Kuala Lumpur !! 2/17/23 2/19/23 0 ₱5,587

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur

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Next 30 Days

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₱8,462
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₱5,858
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
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₱10,577 ₱6,726
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₱6,726

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur

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 Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur is ₱16,598.

The average price for direct flights from Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur is ₱11,825.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur.

Weekly Direct Flights from Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Philippine 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 02:15 15:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur

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 Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur. 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 Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur is ₱5,913.

The average price for round trip flights from Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur is ₱11,174.

Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur?
Answer: The average Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur flight time is 3 hours and 45 minutes.
Question: How far is Kuala Lumpur from Manila, Philippines?
Answer: The distance from Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur is 2,488 kilometers (1,546 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur?
Answer: There are 11 direct flights from Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur.
Question: What are the most popular Manila, Philippines airlines for direct flights from Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur?
Answer: Philippine Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Manila, Philippines and Kuala Lumpur.

Manila, Philippines to Kuala Lumpur Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Manila, Philippines and Kuala Lumpur. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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