Kuala Lumpur airport (KUL)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


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Kuala Lumpur airport (KUL)

Kuala Lumpur International Airport, opened on June 27, 1998, is Malaysia's largest airport and one of the busiest in Asia. It operates with domestic and international flights throughout Asia and some destinations in Europe, Oceania, the Middle East and Africa.

Official Website: klia.com.my
Number of Terminals - 2 - KLIA1 (regular flights) and KLIA2 (low-cost flights). Open 24 hours a day and connected through a free shuttle service that must be booked in advance (only for passengers with interconnecting flights).
Annual passenger traffic: 60 million passengers went through it in 2018.
Tel: +603 8777 7000 / 8776 2000 (KLIA1) / 8778 5500 (KLIA2). There are information desks on the Arrivals and Departures levels of both terminals. Tourist office available around the clock on the third level of the main terminal.


The airport is located in the Sepang district, Selangor State, 50 km (31 miles) to the south of Kuala Lumpur.

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Car rental agencies

Car rental desks are located in the Arrivals area.

Avis (Tel +603 8787 4087 - 7:00 am to 10:00 pm)
Hertz (Tel +603 8787 4572 - Monday to Saturday from 7:30 am to 10:00 pm, Sundays from 7:30 am to 7:00 pm)
Kasina Baru (Tel +603 8787 1739 / 1689 - Monday to Saturday from 7:00 am to 10:00 pm, Sunday from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm)
Mayflower (Tel +603 8787 3850 / 8401 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Orix (Tel +603 2632 7000 - weekdays from 7:00 am to 11:00 pm, Saturdays and Sundays from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm)
PRAC (Tel +603 8787 3922 / 4393 - 7:00 am to 10:00 pm)


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Parking services at Kuala Lumpur airport (KUL)

Near KLIA1 there are four 7-storey blocks (AB, C & D) for short stays, with bays for motorcycles, and a long-term parking lot (LTCP) with a free shuttle service. Adjacent to KLIA2, and connected to the Departures area, there is an 8-level car park (valet parking service on level 3). Passenger pick-up and drop-off zones at all entries and exits. More information: Tel +603 8776 8221 / 8451. Prices


Facilities for passengers with special needs

Facilities include ramps, elevators, travellators, Braille signage, tactile surfaces, vehicles for people transport, adapted restrooms, accessible telephones and reserved parking spaces. Passengers requiring special assistance or wheelchairs during their stay at the airport should inform their airline about their particular needs prior to their arrival.

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Latest updates: June 26, 2019