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Cheap flights from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur

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The best prices from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur are usually found in March or May, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Sunday and return on a Monday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Melbourne (MEL) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL)

All the information you need to plan the best MEL to KUL flight in 2021: compare Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Kuala Lumpur.
MEL - MY1
Price
$447 - $976
MY1
Temperature
32 - 34 °C
MY1
Precipitation
139 - 333 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 42% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$447

From Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur

One-way from

$404

One-way flight from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur?

Flying to your destination on a Friday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Kuala Lumpur. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur?

Find a great deal and save up to 25% by booking at least 60 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $783.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, March can be a great choice for travel to Kuala Lumpur. Flights to Kuala Lumpur from Melbourne in March are about $605 on average during March, but can be found for as low as $382.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur (MEL - MY1)?

When flying from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 39% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur in July, August 2021

The best prices found for MEL to KUL flights in July, August
11 Aug - 19 Aug
$1,020pp
MEL
Melbourne
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
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MEL
Melbourne
4 Aug - 12 Aug
$1,021pp
MEL
Melbourne
Malaysia Airlines
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KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
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MEL
Melbourne
30 Jul - 6 Aug
$1,036pp
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Melbourne
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
MEL
Melbourne

Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kuala Lumpur from Melbourne found for this year
11 Aug - 19 Aug
$1,020pp
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Melbourne
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
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Melbourne
4 Aug - 12 Aug
$1,021pp
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Melbourne
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Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
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Melbourne
30 Jul - 6 Aug
$1,036pp
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Melbourne
Malaysia Airlines
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Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
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Melbourne

Direct flights to Kuala Lumpur from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur direct flight deals
11 Aug - 19 Aug
$1,020pp
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Melbourne
Malaysia Airlines
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KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
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Melbourne
4 Aug - 12 Aug
$1,021pp
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Melbourne
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Melbourne

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur

Late deals on return flights to Kuala Lumpur from Melbourne, departing today and this week
4 Aug - 12 Aug
$1,021pp
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Malaysia Airlines
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Kuala Lumpur Intl
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One-way flights to Kuala Lumpur from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur
14:25 - 13:40
Scoot
1 stop
25h 15m
MEL - KUL
Scoot
$404
Tripmonster
19:30 - 02:00
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
8h 30m
MEL - KUL
Malaysia Airlines
$741
Travel2Be
09:00 - 09:45
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
26h 45m
MEL - KUL
Multiple Airlines
$948
Gotogate

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Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur

What airport do you fly from for flights from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur?

If you book a flight to Kuala Lumpur from Melbourne, you will be flying from Melbourne, which is the city’s only airport. Melbourne (MEL) is located 19.3 km from the centre of Melbourne. There are 0 flights from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur per day from 13 different airlines.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur to control the spread of COVID-19?

Philippine Airlines is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travellers booking flights from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

AirAsia X, Malaysia Airlines, and Scoot are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur for under $1,088 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur for under $1,088. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Malaysia Airlines for just $1,020, but on average you can expect to pay $1,631.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur for under $1,088 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 2 direct flights from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur under $1,088. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur is less than $1,020.

Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur for under $1,088?

There are currently 1+ open flights from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur within the next 7 days for less than $1,088.

Is Melbourne weather warmer or cooler than Kuala Lumpur?

Expect the weather to be around 34 °C on average in March. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Kuala Lumpur is generally hotter than in Melbourne.

How long does is the flight from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur?

Airlines like Malaysia Airlines, Singapore Airlines, and Cathay Pacific fly from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur in about 8h 35m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 19h. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur return?

Malaysia Airlines, at $1,020, was found to be the cheapest airline from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include ANA and Singapore Airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Scoot. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $402. Users have also found tickets on Malaysia Airlines for as little as $696.

Alternative routes for Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Kuala Lumpur

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = RM 3.12
Flight duration
8h 15m
Average temperature for July in Kuala Lumpur
33.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Kuala Lumpur
160.0 mm

Airports servicing Melbourne

Airports servicing Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur Intl (KUL)
Subang (SZB)

Top 10 airlines flying from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
AirAsia X
$235 $387 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by AirAsia X. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Scoot
$270 $412 No cancel fee N/A
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Philippine Airlines
$271 $452 No cancel fee 60%
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Malindo Air
$323 $553 No cancel fee N/A
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Royal Brunei Airlines
$296 $612 No cancel fee 84%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Royal Brunei Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Singapore Airlines
$455 $636 No cancel fee 81%
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Malaysia Airlines
$430 $651 No cancel fee 67%
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Qantas Airways
$427 $668 No cancel fee 74%
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Garuda Indonesia
$592 $700 No cancel fee 71%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Garuda Indonesia. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Emirates
$392 $786 No cancel fee 75%
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Hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur

See what time of day planes typically take off from Melbourne towards Kuala Lumpur.
Evening 6 PM to midnight 66% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 33% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 0% of flight departures
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