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Arriving to Kuala Lumpur International Airport

Cheap flights to Kuala Lumpur, the capital city of Malaysia, make it easy to have an incredible holiday. Kuala Lumpur flights will land at Kuala Lumpur International Airport, which is situated about an hour or so away from the city. As soon as you have departed from one of the many cheap flights to Kuala Lumpur, you are going to need to get into the city. Luckily, the airport offers a wealth of options for the traveller. There are two different types of rail options: the KLIA Express Rail and the KLIA Transit line. The Express will whisk you straight into the city, whereas the transit train offers three local stops. Additionally, there are several bus routes that service the airport, along with taxi and car rental service for travellers.

Getting Around Kuala Lumpur

The most popular type of public transportation in Kuala Lumpur is the light rail system. It encompasses two lines of the pink and the yellow which travels to many of the destinations you need to see within Kuala Lumpur. There is also a massive monorail line travelling encompassing eleven different stations which gives passengers and unbelievable look at the Golden Temple, the bustling main district of Kuala Lumpur. Grab one of the Touch n' Go fare cards to pay for your travels. Cheap tickets to Kuala Lumpur brings you to a destination offering a massive public bus line system, as well as several tourist-oriented bus routes that will bring you to all of the famous sites throughout Kuala Lumpur. There are also cabs available throughout Kuala Lumpur, but be sure to watch out for inflated prices.

Attractions in Kuala Lumpur 

Kuala Lumpur flights will bring a traveller to an amazing Pacific destination. For an incredible crane-your-neck experience, walk around the city and gaze at the amazing skyscrapers, especially the Petronas Twin Towers or head up on one for a dazzling view of the city. If you  are a nature lover, you should have two destinations at the top of your list when you visit Kuala Lumpur: the amazing underground world of the Batu Caves, and the astonishing Bird Park, which features all manner of our feathered friends. You could stop in to see a dazzling show at the National Theatre or Petronas Philharmonic Hall, or view treasures from Malaysian history at the National Museum. Visitors should also make a trip to the Modernist National Mosque and the nearby Islamic Arts Museum. 

Shopping, Dining and Nightlife in Kuala Lumpur

The Golden Triangle District is at the heart of all the nightlife in Kuala Lumpur, so if you're looking to blow off some steam after a wearying day of seeing the sights you should head down there on the monorail or light rail. There is a Hard Rock Cafe in the Triangle, as well as local favourites like the Rum Jungle, the Barfly, and the Emporium Grand Cafe. 

If you're interested in fine dining instead, Kuala Lumpur's cuisine is a delicious mix of popular Asian cuisines. Be sure to try local specialties like the nasi lemak, a hearty rice dish or the sweet kaya spread. For those who are looking to sit down at some of Kuala Lumpur's finer restaurants stop in at Bijan for traditional Malaysian dining or La Vie en Rose for a French meal. 

Those looking to put a dent in their credit cards will find Kuala Lumpur to be a shopper's paradise. The city is full of amazing destinations for shoppers. Just trek down to the Bukit Bintang District or Low Yat Plaza for high-end treasures or journey to the Central Market in Chinatown for some smaller treasures. 

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Flight stats for Kuala Lumpur - did you know?
  • Kuala Lumpur is 46 km from Kuala Lumpur Intl Airport (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia).
  • Kuala Lumpur Intl Airport (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
    • Right now, 84 airlines operate out of Kuala Lumpur Intl Airport.
    • Kuala Lumpur Intl Airport offers nonstop flights to 118 cities.
    • Every week, at least 1,750 domestic flights and 4,830 international flights depart from Kuala Lumpur Intl Airport.

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