Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL)

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The best prices from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur are usually found in September or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Friday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL)

LAX - MY1
Price
$525 - $1,199
MY1
Temperature
89.6 - 93.2 °F
MY1
Rainfall
5.5 - 13.1 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 45% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$525

From Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur

One-way from

$472

One-way flight from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur?

Travelers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 19% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 46 days in advance, which can save you up to 66% on flights from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 46 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $1,033. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,282.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur?

February can be a great time to fly to Kuala Lumpur from Los Angeles with a flight ticket averaging about $817. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as $619. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur (LAX - MY1)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 29% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur in March, April 2021

30 Mar - 6 Apr
$711pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Japan Airlines
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
17 Mar - 25 Mar
$713pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
25 Apr - 1 May
$714pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Philippine Airlines
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Philippine Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur 2021 flight deals

27 Oct - 17 Nov
$641pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
8 Nov - 27 Nov
$652pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Japan Airlines
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Japan Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
27 Oct - 17 Nov
$653pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Kuala Lumpur from Los Angeles

8:30 pm - 2:10 pm
Malaysia Airlines
2 Stops
48h 40m
LAX - KUL
Malaysia Airlines
$472
Fareboom
7:05 pm - 7:05 pm
ANA
1 Stop
32h 00m
LAX - KUL
ANA
$496
KAYAK
8:05 pm - 7:15 am
EVA Air
1 Stop
20h 10m
LAX - KUL
EVA Air
$505
SmartFares

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Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Los Angeles and Kuala Lumpur for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur to control the spread of COVID-19?

Philippine Airlines and Delta are some of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travelers booking flights from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like China Eastern, ANA, and XiamenAir flying from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Japan Airlines for just $673, but on average you can expect to pay $708.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur for under $700 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Is Los Angeles weather warmer or cooler than Kuala Lumpur?

Temperatures around the 93 °F's can be experienced in March. The weather in Kuala Lumpur is hotter than in Los Angeles. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur?

Airlines like Philippine Airlines, Japan Airlines, and American Airlines fly from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur in about 21h 40m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 4h 15m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur round-trip?

Flying on Japan Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Kuala Lumpur, with prices starting at $673. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by American Airlines and Singapore Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $711 and $713, respectively.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Philippine Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $424. However, be on the lookout for offers from Japan Airlines and American Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur for a low price.

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur

Destination information for Kuala Lumpur

Today's exchange rate
$1 = RM 4.06
Average temperature for March in Kuala Lumpur
93.2 °F
Avg rainfall for March in Kuala Lumpur
10.2 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Kuala Lumpur

Top 10 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
$476 $585 No cancel fee 69%
Air China
$464 $656 No cancel fee 67%
China Southern
$395 $698 No cancel fee 69%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Southern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Korean Air
$640 $760 No cancel fee 81%
American Airlines
$553 $779 No cancel fee 71%
Philippine Airlines
$633 $802 No cancel fee 60%
Japan Airlines
$747 $838 No cancel fee 79%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Japan Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

China Airlines
$511 $873 No cancel fee 70%
EVA Air
$685 $943 No cancel fee 74%
Qatar Airways
$634 $995 No cancel fee 68%
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