Hong Kong is a bustling metropolis that dazzles travelers with its luxury shops, fun theme parks, and iconic skyline. Despite its modernity, the former British colony has held on to its colorful traditions. The Mong Kok Markets in Kowloon give travelers a chance to soak up the local atmosphere while Man Mo Temple, one of the oldest temples in the area, offers a window to Qing Dynasty Hong Kong. A visit to a more traditional Hong Kong is also a good chance to see a different side of this city-state. Tai O Village and Lai Chi Wo are some of the examples. Other popular places include the Po Lin Monastery and Peak Tram.
Flying to Hong Kong
1. Which airports serve Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong?
Flights to Hong Kong from Kuala Lumpur depart at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL), the Malaysian capital’s main international gateway. The airport lies a few miles south of Sepang and is linked to the city’s high-speed rail system. It is one of the leading gateways in Asia and handles millions upon millions of passengers each year along with thousands of tons of cargo.
2. Which airlines operate flights from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong?
AirAsia, Dragonair, Malaysia Airlines and Malindo have direct flights to Hong Kong from Kuala Lumpur with AirAsia providing 33% of the service to the said route. Other airlines that fly to Hong Kong from the Malaysian capital include Jetstar Asia, Cebu Pacific, British Airways, Royal Brunei, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines and many others.
3. How long is the flight?
With 1,579 miles between the two cities, a non-stop flight to Hong Kong from the Malaysian capital takes 4 hours and 5 minutes. There is no time difference between the two places so there is no need to adjust your watch.
4. Climate changes between Kuala Lumpur and Hong Kong
With Malaysia situated near the equator, Kuala Lumpur has an equatorial climate. It is humid and hot all year round with an average rainfall of 98 in. Hong Kong, on the other hand, is hot and rainy during the summertime, has warm and humid springs, sunny autumn days and a cool, dry winter.
5. Culture differences and need-to-know
The currency in Hong Kong is the Hong Kong dollar while Malaysia uses the Malaysian ringgit. Nationals of 170 countries can enter Hong Kong without a visa but durations vary. To find out if you need a visa, it is best to go to the nearest Chinese embassy or consulate.
Hong Kong Information
Known for its skyscraper-studded skyline, Hong Kong is a bustling city littered with luxury shops and markets, but beyond the glitter and the lights, the shopping destination offers an off the beaten path kind of adventure. This includes special tours around Kowloon Island’s markets ending at Sham Shui Po, one of the least visited areas in Hong Kong.
Famed for its mouthwatering pork buns and its very efficient subway, Hong Kong offers a cultural trip like no other. The capital of Malaysia is similar to Hong Kong in more ways than one. Kuala Lumpur is a busy city, it being the economic, financial, and cultural center of Malaysia, but aside from its skyscrapers the city also offers incredibly tasty street food and has old cafes that reflect the place’s cultural diversity. Hong Kong is like this as well if you look beyond the glitz and glamor. The streets of Hong Kong offer appetizing street fare and on these same streets, travelers will see people from all around the world who call Hong Kong home.
Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong?
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How far in advance should I book tickets from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong?
The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong.
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Compare Flight Prices from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong 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 Hong Kong flights.
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|February||Kuala Lumpur||Hong Kong||Malindo||2/25/20||3/2/20||0||MYR522|
|March||Kuala Lumpur||Hong Kong||Malindo||3/1/20||3/3/20||0||MYR522|
|April||Kuala Lumpur||Hong Kong||Malindo||4/1/20||4/2/20||0||MYR526|
|May||Kuala Lumpur||Hong Kong||Malindo||5/14/20||5/17/20||0||MYR522|
|June||Kuala Lumpur||Hong Kong||Malindo||6/7/20||6/10/20||0||MYR522|
|July||Kuala Lumpur||Hong Kong||Malindo||7/7/20||7/9/20||0||MYR522|
|August||Kuala Lumpur||Hong Kong||Malindo||8/6/20||8/12/20||0||MYR522|
|September||Kuala Lumpur||Hong Kong||Malindo||9/20/20||9/25/20||0||MYR522|
Cheap Last Minute Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong
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 Hong Kong is MYR1,095.
The average price for direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong is MYR1,069.
The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong.
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One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong
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 Hong Kong. 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 Hong Kong is MYR462.
The average price for round trip flights from Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong is MYR953.
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