Cheap flights from Singapore Changi to Kuala Lumpur International

Flight information Singapore Changi to Kuala Lumpur International

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Average flight time, total distance 299 kilometres

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Kuala Lumpur International

1 airport

This information is correct as of 27 September 2017.

Flying from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur

Singapore Airlines and Malaysia Airlines operate multiple direct flights that connect Singapore to Kuala Lumpur each day.

Budget airlines that fly from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur

There are multiple direct flights each day that are operated by Jetstar, AirAsia, Malindo Air and Scoot.

Departure from Singapore Changi Airport (SIN)

If you are not traveling with bulky luggage and have some time to spare, getting on the train is possibly the most affordable way to get to the Singapore Changi Airport. The train ride will cost around SGD 2 (USD 1.50) and it will only take around 45 minutes (even though a transfer at Tarah Merah MRT Station is necessary). If you are looking for the most convenient option, a public taxi will take you there in roughly 25 minutes for SGD 20 (USD 15) to SGD 30 (USD 22). Parking facilities are also available at the airport if required - a minute will cost you SGD 0.04 (USD 0.03) with a daily cap of SGD 57.60 (USD 42.70).

Things to do in Singapore Changi Airport (SIN)

The flight from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur is quite possibly the shortest flight you can take from Singapore. With that being said, getting to the Singapore Changi Airport is not a terrible idea since there is always something to see, eat or do here. Select from a wide range of fashion labels, electronic stores and even souvenirs (all at duty free prices) here at the airport. If you are feeling hungry, there is a huge selection of restaurants at the airport for you to choose from.

Arrival at Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL)

Depending on where you hotel is located, getting from the Kuala Lumpur International Airport to your accommodation might be as simple as hopping on a train or to sit in a car for an hour. If your hotel is located in Sentral, getting on the KLIA Ekspres will take you into the city in under 30 minutes. The ride should cost around SGD 18 (USD 13) one way but a 15% discount may be applicable for contactless payments. If your hotel is located near the famous KLCC, you might be better off taking a taxi from the airport - pre-paid taxi vouchers can be purchased for approximately SGD 30 (USD 22) but the journey takes around 60 minutes.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL)

There are a number of restaurants here that range from fast food to casual dining at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport. If you are looking for a hotel nearby, the Sama-Sama Hotel is directly connected to the airport. Alternatively, the Tune Hotel in KLIA2 offers a more budget accommodation option for those looking to save a little bit of money.

Time difference between Singapore and Kuala Lumpur

There are no time differences between Singapore (GMT +8:00) and Kuala Lumpur (GMT +8:00).

Weather in Kuala Lumpur

Temperatures in Kuala Lumpur averages between 22 and 32 degree Celsius throughout the year. The northeast monsoon season is when the city sees the most number of rainfall - this is generally between the months of October to March each year.

Exchange rate between Singapore and Kuala Lumpur

The local currency is the Malaysian Ringgit (MYR). The current exchange rate is SGD 1 = MYR 3.10 (USD 1 = MYR 4.22).

Average cost of a meal Singapore and Kuala Lumpur (in SGD and USD)

The average cost of eating out is similar in terms of absolute dollar to dollar comparison but due to the exchange rate, eating out in Kuala Lumpur is approximately three times cheaper than in Singapore. A meal at a local restaurant in Singapore may cost around SGD 12 (USD 9) but this is only estimated to be around SGD 4 (USD 3) in Kuala Lumpur. Similarly, enjoying a 3-course meal for two in Kuala Lumpur will only cost around SGD 20 (USD 15) but this averages out to be roughly three times more in Singapore (SGD 60 or USD 44).

Average cost of hotel/night Singapore and Kuala Lumpur (in SGD and USD)

Hotel rates are significantly cheaper in Kuala Lumpur when compared to Singapore. There is a huge number of internationally-branded properties here in Kuala Lumpur and they are almost one-third the average price in Singapore. A room night in an average 4-star property in Singapore typically costs around SGD 97 (USD 72) but a comparable room night will only cost SGD 40 (USD 30). Similarly, a night in a 5-star property in Singapore may cost around SGD 194 (USD 144) but this is only around SGD 60 (USD 45) in Kuala Lumpur.

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