The capital of Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, boasts gleaming skyscrapers combined with traditional architecture, flea markets and natural attractions such as the 400-million-year-old Batu Caves. With a skyline dominated by the iconic 451-meter tall-glass-and steel-clad Petronas Twin Towers, it is also home to British Colonial-era attractions such as the Sultan Abdul Samad Building and the Kuala Lumpur Railway Station. Large shopping malls such as Pavilion KL are also tourist attractions in themselves, stocking a range of worldwide upmarket brands. No visitor should miss the restaurants, cafes and hawker stalls serving delicious local delights.
Flying to Kuala Lumpur
1. Which airports serve Dhaka to Kuala Lumpur?
The largest airport in Bangladesh is Shah Jalal International, which offers regular daily flights to Kuala Lumpur. Located in Uttara, 11 miles from Dhaka, it is the primary air travel gateway into Bangladesh and the hub of Biman Bangladesh Airlines, which flies to Kuala Lumpur. Kuala Lumpur International Airport is a similarly important Asian aviation hub. Situated in the Sepang district, it is 50km from the city and is where the flights to and from Dhaka land.
2. Which airlines operate flights from Dhaka to Kuala Lumpur?
A host of airlines fly from Dhaka to Kuala Lumpur, so there is no shortage of flights and prices to choose from. AirAsia, Biman and Malaysia offer flights, as do Emirates, Etihad, Qatar and Singapore among others. Some offer direct flights, while others require stopovers.
3. How long is the flight?
The average direct flight from Dhaka to Kuala Lumpur is approximately three hours and 54 minutes. For connecting flights, the time scale differs depending on the route, with the most popular connecting city being Singapore.
4. Climate changes between Dhaka and Kuala Lumpur
Travelers need not worry about preparing for different weather upon arrival in Kuala Lumpur. In Dhaka, the hot season between March and June can lead to temperatures as high as 89°F, while in the cool season, they can range between 57°F and 77°F. In Kuala Lumpur, the average temperature in March, its hottest month, is 88°F. Its coldest month is January, where it can reach 81°F.
5. Culture differences and need-to-know
The currency used in Kuala Lumpur is the ringgit, and in Dhaka, it is the taka. Visa requirements differ in each country depending on the traveler’s country of origin, so it is important to check up-to-date information when planning a trip. Bangladesh has a Visa on Arrival option for passengers, and while many visitors do not need a visa to visit Malaysia, it is important to research ahead.
Kuala Lumpur Information
Dhaka, the capital city of Bangladesh, has a wealth of historical attractions for the visitor, including Old Dhaka, which is home to sites connected to the Mughal Empire right through to British Colonial buildings. It also hosts several cultural events, such as Pohela Falgun. Kuala Lumpur is another vibrant, forward-looking city with distinct neighborhoods such as Jalan Alor, boasting a strip of Chinese seafood restaurants combined with hawker stalls, tables and chairs spilling into the road. For lovers of culture and art, Central Market has all sorts of things to buy, including batik, embroidery, souvenirs and sculptures.
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How far in advance should I book tickets from Dhaka to Kuala Lumpur?
The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Dhaka to Kuala Lumpur.
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|< 7 days||BDT56,406||BDT60,597|
Cheapest Day To Fly from Dhaka to Kuala Lumpur
We've examined 215,181,508 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Dhaka to Kuala Lumpur is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.
Compare Flight Prices from Dhaka 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 Dhaka to Kuala Lumpur flights.
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|September||Dhaka||Kuala Lumpur||US-Bangla Airlines||9/26/23||9/27/23||0||BDT56,406|
|October||Dhaka||Kuala Lumpur||Multiple Airlines||10/28/23||11/3/23||1||BDT50,282|
|November||Dhaka||Kuala Lumpur||Multiple Airlines||11/20/23||11/28/23||1||BDT50,282|
|January||Dhaka||Kuala Lumpur||Multiple Airlines||1/6/24||1/13/24||1||BDT50,820|
Cheap Last Minute Flights from Dhaka to Kuala Lumpur
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Dhaka 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 Dhaka to Kuala Lumpur is BDT57,588.
The average price for direct flights from Dhaka to Kuala Lumpur is BDT59,845.
The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Dhaka to Kuala Lumpur.
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One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Dhaka 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 Dhaka 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 Dhaka to Kuala Lumpur is BDT35,563.
The average price for round trip flights from Dhaka to Kuala Lumpur is BDT54,795.
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Dhaka to Kuala Lumpur Airports
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