Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL)

Get your trip off to a flying start with 6E at Kuala Lumpur International airport. From check-in details to airport facilities for departures and onward travel information for arrivals, don't stress - we've got it covered.

Malaysia’s capital Kuala Lumpur is a storehouse of interesting tourist sites. From the reminiscent of British colonial era to the epitome of contemporary architecture Petronas Twin Towers, the place reflects a smooth confluence of rich heritage and modern beauty. For the full lowdown on how to make every day amazing when you get there, you can find all the insider inspiration you need in our Kuala Lumpur destination guide.

  • 50km from the city.
  • Kuala Lumpur International Airport offers round the clock arrival and departure so that you can travel at your convenience.

Terminal Information

Kuala Lumpur International Airport is Malaysia’s biggest and busiest airport with three parallel runways. The airport comprises two main terminals - the Main Terminal KLIA1 with a Contact Pier (CP1) and a Satellite Building (SAT), and the Low-Cost Carrier Terminal KLIA2.

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Main Terminal – KLIA1

KLIA1 has 5-levels, located between two runways and divided into Main and Satellite buildings that are connected by Aerotrain. This terminal handle both domestic and international commercial airlines.

The Low-Cost-Carrier Terminal - LIA2

This terminal comprises two main building -  the Main Terminal Building and the Satellite Building, connected with a 300-metre sky bridge. Many international arrivals and all domestic are from the Main Terminal Building while international departures and arrivals are from Satellite Building.


Airport Facilities

Kuala Lumpur International Airport provides with the following facilities for your smoother travel:
Free trolleys.
ATM and Cash Machines.
Currency exchange counters.
Child Care Area and availability of strollers.
Children Play Area.
Free Newspapers and Magazines.
Free Medical Facilities.
Assistance for differently-abled/elderly passengers.
Prayer Room.
Luggage Wrapping as well as Paid Luggage Storage & Lockers.
Lost and Found Baggage Services.
Car Rental Services, Pre-paid Taxi Services.
Smoking area.
Business centre.
Postal services.

Things to Do

While you wait at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport, spend your time

  • Shopping at Duty-Free shops for reasonable prices.
  • Picking up your heart’s desires for apparels, accessories, perfumes and cosmetics, toys, souvenirs, electronics, and jewellery.
  • Satiate your taste buds with delicious offerings from several restaurants, eateries and cafes.

Visa and Immigration

Indian passport holders travelling to Kuala Lumpur are required to apply for a Malaysian visa either online or with the help of an expert. There are two types of Malaysian visa – an eNTRI visa that is ideal for 15 days visit as a tourist or 30 days eVISA that allows you 30 days of entry. The eNTRI visa gets approved within two hours whereas eVISA takes up to eight working days.

While this section is for Indian passport holders looking for information about visas and entry requirements for visiting Kuala Lampur, and may also be helpful for citizens of other countries. Do make sure you check whether your destination requires a visa or other documentation in plenty of time before you travel, just in case you need to apply.

To ensure a hassle-free and seamless travel, here is a detailed information about the Malaysia visa - www.goindigo.in/information/visa-information/malaysia-my-visa.html


Hotels near Kuala Lumpur International Airport


Sama Sama Hotel Kuala Lumpur International Airport Jalan Cta 4B, 64000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


Capsule Transit Hotel Lot 1-5, CP1, Level 1, gateway@klia2 Terminal KLIA2, 64000 Sepang, Selangor, Malaysia


Aerotel Malaysia Transit Hotel KLIA2 Level 2M, Gateway at klia2, 64000 Sepang, Selangor, Malaysia


Tune Hotel KLIA Aeropolis, Airport Hotel Low-Cost Carrier Terminal, Lot PT 29, Jalan Klia S4, Aeropolis, 64000 Sepang, Selangor, Malaysia

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