Cheap flights from Melbourne to Malaysia

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Melbourne (MEL) to Malaysia

All the information you need to plan the best MEL to KUL flight in 2021: compare Melbourne to Malaysia flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Malaysia.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Melbourne to Malaysia?

To save up to 28% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 60 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Melbourne to Malaysia from $692 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $781 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne to Malaysia?

March can be a great time to fly to Malaysia from Melbourne with a flight ticket averaging about $572. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of March for as cheap as $371. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Malaysia (ME1 - MY0)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Melbourne to Malaysia as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Malaysia in September, October 2021

The best prices found for MEL to Malaysia flights in September, October
6 Oct - 14 Oct
$1,019pp
MEL
Melbourne
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
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Melbourne
21 Oct - 29 Oct
$1,042pp
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Melbourne
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
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Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
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Malaysia Airlines
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
22 Oct - 29 Oct
$1,167pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
MEL
Melbourne

Melbourne to Malaysia 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Malaysia from Melbourne found for this year
6 Oct - 14 Oct
$1,019pp
MEL
Melbourne
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
21 Oct - 29 Oct
$1,042pp
MEL
Melbourne
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
15 Dec - 13 Jan
$1,102pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
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Multiple Airlines
 
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Melbourne

Direct flights to Malaysia from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Malaysia direct flight deals
6 Oct - 14 Oct
$1,019pp
MEL
Melbourne
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
21 Oct - 29 Oct
$1,042pp
MEL
Melbourne
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
4 Feb - 29 May
$1,097pp
MEL
Melbourne
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
MEL
Melbourne

One-way flights to Malaysia from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Malaysia
14:25 - 16:35
Scoot
1 stop
28h 10m
MEL - KUL
Scoot
$468
Scoot
05:15 - 18:45
Philippine Airlines
1 stop
16h 30m
MEL - KUL
Philippine Airlines
$523
mytrip.com
11:40 - 04:30
Singapore Airlines
1 stop
19h 50m
MEL - KUL
Singapore Airlines
$650
CheapFaresNow

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Melbourne</span> to <span class="emphasized">Malaysia</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to Malaysia

Which airlines flying from Melbourne to Malaysia 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.

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

New policies can now be found on Philippine Airlines to help keep travellers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Melbourne to Malaysia are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Malaysia for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Malaysia for under $900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $850, but on average you can expect to pay $1,048.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to Malaysia for under $1,100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 4 direct flights from Melbourne to Malaysia under $1,100. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne to Malaysia is less than $1,395.

What days are direct flights available from Melbourne to Malaysia?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Thursday.

How many flights depart from Melbourne to Malaysia on average per day?

Per day, 1 flight departs from Melbourne to Malaysia on average.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Melbourne to Malaysia?

Airlines like Malaysia Airlines fly from Melbourne to Malaysia in about 8h 35m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. There are 6350 km between Melbourne and Malaysia. Most flights are nonstop.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Scoot. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $458. Users have also found prices from $523 and $593 on Philippine Airlines and Singapore Airlines, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Malaysia?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $200. While the most popular route (Melbourne - Kuala Lumpur Intl) can be booked for $850 on average our data indicates $1,335 when flying from Melbourne to Malaysia

What are the most popular routes from Melbourne to Malaysia?

Most travellers choose Melbourne - Kuala Lumpur Intl, Melbourne Avalon - Kuala Lumpur Intl or Melbourne - Malacca Batu Berendum when deciding on the best route from Melbourne to Malaysia.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Melbourne to Malaysia?

Before booking your flight from Melbourne to Malaysia, check out the most popular airlines for this route: British Airways, Royal Brunei Airlines or AirAsia X.

What are the most reliable airlines from Melbourne to Malaysia?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Melbourne to Malaysia are Qatar Airways (100%), KLM (100%) and Oman Air (100%).

How long is the flight from Melbourne to Malaysia?

It’s about 8 hours 20 minutes to the Malaysian capital, Kuala Lumpur. Flights to other places like Kota Kinabalu, Kuching, Penang and Langkawi last upwards of 12 hours, including a stop or two.

Which airlines operate flights from Melbourne to Malaysia?

AirAsia X, Malaysia Airlines and Qantas Airways line up some of the best routes. You could also travel with Jetstar Airways, Emirates, Thai Airways or Royal Brunei Airlines – or use a combination of a few airlines such as China Eastern Airlines and Shanghai Airlines.

Which airlines fly directly from Melbourne to Malaysia?

AirAsia has direct flights from Avalon Airport into Kuala Lumpur. The flight time is 7h 15mins. There are also direct flights from Melbourne Airport to Kuala Lumpur that are 8h 35mins in flight time. These are operated by Malaysia Airlines. Generally, you’ll find more flights on AirAsia out of Avalon to choose from.

What are the stopover options between Melbourne to Malaysia?

There is a stopover in Bali at Denpasar if you fly with Malindo Air. You can find flights with just an hour stop at this airport. There are also multiple airlines making stops in Sydney before flying on to Kuala Lumpur. Singapore Airlines offers several flights with stops in Singapore. You’ll find anywhere from an hour or so stopover to almost 20 hours, so you can look for a flight that will meet your scheduling needs.

How frequent are flights between Melbourne and Malaysia?

Direct Melbourne to Malaysia flights take off up to 4 times a day. You get even more choice if you look at indirect flights.

What airports serve Melbourne to Malaysia flights?

This route is best served by Melbourne Airport if you’re looking for the most flight options. However, Avalon Airport also has a few flights for getting to Malaysia as well. AirAsia flies out of Avalon and it services flights to Malaysia. When you fly into Malaysia, you’ll be landing in Kuala Lumpur. Kuala Lumpur International Airport is the main airport in Malaysia. It’s around 28 miles or 45 kilometers outside of the city centre. It’s a large and busy, as it serves as a major hub for flights to and from all of Southeast Asia, as well as other parts of the world. It’s actually the 23rd most busy airport in the world.

Which direct flight route between Melbourne and Malaysia is cheapest?

There’s only one direct flight from Melbourne to Malaysia – to Kuala Lumpur. The cheapest direct flights take off in the early morning.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Melbourne to Malaysia?

You will need a valid passport when flying into Malaysia. It needs to have at least six months of valid time left on it before the expiration. Visas do not have to be obtained if your trip is for less than three months.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Malaysia

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Malaysia from Melbourne?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Melbourne to Malaysia

Most visitors from Melbourne will not be allowed to enter Malaysia.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Melbourne must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Malaysia.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to quarantine after entering Malaysia.

Do I need a test to fly back to Melbourne from Malaysia?

Returning to Melbourne from Malaysia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Malaysia must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Melbourne.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Malaysia are not required to quarantine after entering Melbourne.

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Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Melbourne to Malaysia.
Today's exchange rate
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Flight duration from Melbourne to Malaysia
8h 10m

Airports servicing Melbourne

Avalon (AVV)
Melbourne Essendon (MEB)

Airports servicing

Bario (BBN)
Bakalalan (BKM)
Bintulu (BTU)
Ipoh (IPH)
Senai (JHB)
Kota Bharu (KBR)

Top 10 airlines flying from Melbourne to Malaysia

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Malaysia 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
$264 $509 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
$355 $604 No cancel fee N/A
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Philippine Airlines
$374 $624 No cancel fee 60%
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Royal Brunei Airlines
$407 $750 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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Malindo Air
$445 $763 No cancel fee N/A
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Emirates
$541 $1,085 No cancel fee 75%
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Qantas Airways
$589 $961 No cancel fee 74%
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Malaysia Airlines
$593 $922 No cancel fee 67%
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Singapore Airlines
$628 $954 No cancel fee 81%
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Virgin Australia
$660 $1,005 No cancel fee 80%
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