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Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul Flights

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Selected fares from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
KUL IST Sun, Mar 15 - Sat, Mar 21 $676
KUL IST Thu, Apr 30 - Fri, May 15 $728
KUL IST Wed, Apr 1 - Wed, Apr 8 $751
KUL IST Fri, Jan 30 - Mon, Feb 2 $774
KUL IST Fri, Jan 30 - Mon, Feb 2 $802
KUL IST Fri, Jan 30 - Mon, Feb 2 $803
KUL IST Fri, Jan 30 - Mon, Feb 2 $845
KUL IST Fri, Jan 30 - Sun, Feb 8 $849
KUL IST Fri, May 8 - Sat, May 9 $884
KUL IST Wed, Apr 1 - Wed, Apr 8 $938
KUL IST Wed, Apr 29 - Sat, May 9 $968
KUL IST Wed, Apr 29 - Sat, May 9 $1,012
KUL IST Wed, May 6 - Tue, May 26 $1,060
KUL IST Sat, Jun 6 - Sat, Jun 13 $1,062
KUL IST Wed, Jan 28 - Tue, Feb 3 $1,131
KUL IST Fri, Jan 30 - Mon, Feb 2 $1,229
KUL IST Fri, Jan 30 - Mon, Feb 2 $1,259
KUL IST Fri, Jan 30 - Mon, Feb 2 $1,421
KUL IST Fri, Jan 30 - Mon, Feb 2 $1,580
KUL IST Sun, Mar 15 - Sat, Mar 21 $1,836
KUL IST Wed, May 6 - Tue, May 26 $2,666
KUL IST Fri, Jan 16 - Fri, Jan 30 $3,011
KUL IST Fri, Apr 3 - Thu, Apr 9 $3,253
KUL IST Fri, Jan 16 - Fri, Jan 30 $4,236
KUL IST Sun, Mar 22 - Tue, Mar 31 $7,758

Kuala Lumpur and Istanbul airports and terminals

Airports in Kuala Lumpur , MY
map of airports in Kuala Lumpur
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    Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL)

    Distance from City Center: 27.9 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from KUL to IST

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal M Malaysia Airlines, Turkish Airlines
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Airports in Istanbul , TR
map of airports in Istanbul
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    Ataturk airport (IST)

    Distance from City Center: 8.6 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from KUL to IST

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal I Malaysia Airlines, Turkish Airlines
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    Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW)

    Distance from City Center: 19 miles

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January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jan 30 Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Istanbul (IST) Air France $774
Earn $7.74
Return Mon, Feb 2 Istanbul (IST) Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Air France

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Jan 5 Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Istanbul (SAW) Qatar Airways $676
Earn $6.76
Return Mon, Jan 19 Istanbul (SAW) Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Qatar Airways
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February

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Feb 10 Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Istanbul (SAW) Qatar Airways $676
Earn $6.76
Return Tue, Feb 17 Istanbul (SAW) Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Qatar Airways

Best one-week trip in February from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Feb 10 Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Istanbul (SAW) Qatar Airways $676
Earn $6.76
Return Tue, Feb 17 Istanbul (SAW) Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Qatar Airways
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March

Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Mar 15 Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Istanbul (SAW) Qatar Airways $676
Earn $6.76
Return Sat, Mar 21 Istanbul (SAW) Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Qatar Airways

Best one-week trip in March from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Mar 20 Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Istanbul (SAW) Qatar Airways $799
Earn $7.99
Return Fri, Mar 27 Istanbul (SAW) Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Qatar Airways
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Flights to Istanbul

Flying out of Kuala Lumpur International Airport

If you're searching for affordable flights from Kuala Lumpur, check out Orbitz.com. The site can help you find discounts on things like hotels, airplane tickets and car rentals. When you enter in your travel details, the site will deliver options from several different carriers. You'll then be able to choose the pricing and itinerary that works best for your schedule and your wallet. Flights leaving Kuala Lumpur fly out of Kuala Lumpur International Airport, located 31 miles from the city center. The airport is one of the biggest in Southeast Asia, and is high-end and modern, with plenty of the amenities that the sophisticated traveler has come to expect. Airlines serving this airport include United Airways, Royal Jordanian and Qatar Airways.

Transportation to Kuala Lumpur International Airport

One of the best ways to get to the airport is via train. The KLIA Ekspres costs $11 and can get you from the city to the airport in just under half an hour. You can also take the regular KLIA commuter train, which makes three major stops between the airport and the city.

Parking at the Airport

There are long-term and short-term parking facilities at the airport. Short-term parking costs about $1.25 per hour. If you're interested in long-term parking, you need to book it for a minimum of three days at a total cost of $40.

Dining at the Airport

There are plenty of dining options at the airport. Grab a quick breakfast at Café Marche in the main terminal building before a flight. You could also just grab a quick snack at one of the many kiosks located in each of the terminals. Don't forget to book your flights from Kuala Lumpur through Orbitz.com so that you can get the best deals.

Istanbul Area Airports

Orbitz.com offers cheap flights to Istanbul and vacation packages that let you explore this fascinating city, which spans two separate continents. The main airport for the city, Istanbul Atatürk International Airport, is located on the European side of the city, about 24 kilometers from the downtown area. Sabiha Gokcen International Airport is on the Asian side of Istanbul, about 35 kilometers southeast of the city center. Istanbul Atatürk International Airport handles flights from over 70 airlines, including British Airways, United Airlines, Turkish Airlines, and Air France. Sabiha Gokcen International Airport serves over 30 airlines, including Sky Airlines, EasyJet, Turkish Airlines, and SunExpress.

Getting to the Airport

From Istanbul Atatürk International Airport, arriving visitors can opt to take the metro train or sea bus into Istanbul. The Sabiha Gokcen airport shuttle makes regular trips from Sabiha Gokcen International Airport to various points within the city, and it costs 10 euro per person. Visitors can also get into the city from Sabiha Gokcen International Airport via sea bus or public bus. Both airports are also accessible via taxi.

Weather Conditions in Istanbul

In the summer, high temperatures average around 82 degrees Fahrenheit in June and July and drop to lows of around 65 degrees Fahrenheit at night. Rain is uncommon in the summer, although the humidity remains high during the summer months. Winters are often cold and snowy. In January, temperatures average between 37 to 47 degrees Fahrenheit. Spring and fall tend to be mild, and the bargain prices offered during these seasons make them ideal for a visit.

Vacationing in Istanbul

Take in a bit of history with a visit to Topkapi Palace, the Grand Bazaar, or one of the many Ottoman mosques scattered throughout the city. Archaeology museums are another popular attraction, or you can get tickets for a cruise on the Bosphorus to get a view of the city from the water. Once you know the sights you want to see in Turkey, check out Orbitz.com for cheap flights to Istanbul at any time of the year.

Interesting facts about flights from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul

    • 4 direct flights are operating from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 11h 30m.
    • Malaysia Airlines flight 5881 (5:30 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A330) is today's earliest available flight from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul.
    • Malaysia Airlines flight 30 (6:30 PM GMT, Boeing 777-200) is today's latest available flight from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul (Malaysia Airlines flight 30, Boeing 777-200) takes 11h 30m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul (Malaysia Airlines flight 30, Boeing 777-200) takes 11h 30m.
    • Flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Ataturk airport (IST), Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul on Sun, Dec 21, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Malaysia Airlines MH5881 KUL 11:30 PM IST 5:00 AM 330 11hr 30min
Turkish Airlines TK61 KUL 11:30 PM IST 5:00 AM 330 11hr 30min
Malaysia Airlines/Turkish Airlines MH766/TK69 KUL 5:10 PM IST 5:05 AM 738/343 17hr 55min
Malaysia Airlines/Thai Airways MH780/TG7545 KUL 6:05 PM IST 5:05 AM 738/343 17hr 0min
Malaysia Airlines/Turkish Airlines MH780/TK69 KUL 6:05 PM IST 5:05 AM 738/343 17hr 0min
Malaysia Airlines/Thai Airways MH776/TG7545 KUL 7:50 PM IST 5:05 AM 738/343 15hr 15min
Malaysia Airlines/Turkish Airlines MH776/TK69 KUL 7:50 PM IST 5:05 AM 738/343 15hr 15min
Malaysia Airlines/Thai Airways MH5862/TG7545 KUL 9:00 PM IST 5:05 AM 330/343 14hr 5min
Malaysia Airlines/Turkish Airlines MH5862/TK69 KUL 9:00 PM IST 5:05 AM 330/343 14hr 5min
Bangkok Airways/Thai Airways PG4508/TG7545 KUL 6:05 PM IST 5:05 AM 737/343 17hr 0min
Bangkok Airways/Turkish Airlines PG4508/TK69 KUL 6:05 PM IST 5:05 AM 737/343 17hr 0min
Thai Airways/Thai Airways TG4704/TG7545 KUL 6:05 PM IST 5:05 AM 738/343 17hr 0min
Thai Airways/Turkish Airlines TG4704/TK69 KUL 6:05 PM IST 5:05 AM 738/343 17hr 0min