Cheap flights from New York (NYC) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
New York (NYC) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL)

All the information you need to plan the best NYC to KUL flight in 2022: compare New York to Kuala Lumpur flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Kuala Lumpur.
NYC - KUL
Price
$565 - $1,148
KUL
Temperature
80.6 - 82.4 °F
KUL
Rainfall
4.7 - 11 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 35% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$565

From New York (NYC) to Kuala Lumpur

One-way from

$509

One-way flight from New York (NYC) to Kuala Lumpur

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Kuala Lumpur (NYC - KUL)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from New York to Kuala Lumpur as you normally would.

How far in advance should I book a flight from New York to Kuala Lumpur?

To save on the cost of your flight from New York to Kuala Lumpur, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 23% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $820 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $874.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to Kuala Lumpur?

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Kuala Lumpur from New York average $747. You can even find prices in April for less than $747, as users have found deals to Kuala Lumpur from as low as $471. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Kuala Lumpur from New York. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 53%.

Cheap flights from New York to Kuala Lumpur in May, June 2022

The best prices found for NYC to KUL flights for May, June
8 Jun - 26 Oct
$862pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
22 Jun - 31 Jul
$936pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGA
New York LaGuardia
4 Jun - 12 Jun
$988pp
EWR
Newark
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark

New York to Kuala Lumpur 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kuala Lumpur from New York found for this year
10 Oct - 28 Oct
$650pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
SAUDIA
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
SAUDIA
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
5 Sep - 21 Sep
$660pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
SAUDIA
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
SAUDIA
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
13 Oct - 25 Oct
$674pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
SAUDIA
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
SAUDIA
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

One-way flights to Kuala Lumpur from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to Kuala Lumpur
1:55 am - 1:45 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
47h 50m
LGA - KUL
American Airlines
2:59 am - 1:45 pm
Japan Airlines
2 Stops
46h 46m
EWR - KUL
Japan Airlines
$518
KAYAK
5:55 pm - 5:25 am
Malaysia Airlines
1 Stop
23h 30m
JFK - KUL
Malaysia Airlines
$550
Travelgenio

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Flight FAQs

From New York to Kuala Lumpur

Which airlines flying from New York to Kuala Lumpur have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like China Eastern, China Southern, and Singapore Airlines flying from New York to Kuala Lumpur have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from New York to Kuala Lumpur for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Kuala Lumpur for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on SAUDIA for just $647, but on average you can expect to pay $748.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from New York to Kuala Lumpur round-trip?

Flying on SAUDIA is currently your cheapest option to Kuala Lumpur, with prices starting at $647. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Singapore Airlines and Turkish Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $761 and $771, respectively. SAUDIA is priced at 13% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New York to Kuala Lumpur one-way?

$459 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Singapore Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on American Airlines and Japan Airlines, with prices starting from $506 and $518, respectively.

What are the most popular routes from New York to Kuala Lumpur?

The most popular flight routes from New York to Kuala Lumpur are New York John F Kennedy Intl - Kuala Lumpur Intl, Newark - Kuala Lumpur Intl and New York LaGuardia - Kuala Lumpur Intl.

What are the cheapest flights from New York to Kuala Lumpur?

The cheapest flight price from New York to Kuala Lumpur is $247. On average you can expect to pay $4,092. The most popular route, (New York John F Kennedy Intl - Kuala Lumpur Intl), can usually be booked for $674.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York to Kuala Lumpur?

The most popular airlines flying from New York to Kuala Lumpur are American Airlines, EVA Air and Air China. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Kuala Lumpur from New York?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New York to Kuala Lumpur

Most visitors from New York need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Kuala Lumpur.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 2 days for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 24 hours for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Kuala Lumpur.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York are not required to quarantine after entering Kuala Lumpur.

Documents
https://mysejahtera.malaysia.gov.my/intro/ - check-ins via the contact tracing app MySejahtera will no longer be required, but the MySJ Trace function should be activated for contact tracing.


Do I need a test to fly back to New York from Kuala Lumpur?

Returning to New York from Kuala Lumpur

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Kuala Lumpur must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Kuala Lumpur are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

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Destination information for Kuala Lumpur

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from New York to Kuala Lumpur.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = RM 4.40
Average temperature for May in Kuala Lumpur
91.4 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Kuala Lumpur
7.3 ″

Airports servicing New York

Newark (EWR)
LaGuardia (LGA)
New York Skyports SPB (NYS)

Airports servicing Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur Intl (KUL)
Subang (SZB)

Top 10 airlines flying from New York to Kuala Lumpur

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York to Kuala Lumpur choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Juneyao Airlines
$9 $14 No cancel fee 66%

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

China Eastern
$434 $600 No cancel fee 62%

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

Air China
$448 $574 No cancel fee 67%
China Southern
$453 $725 No cancel fee 69%
United Airlines
$472 $816 No cancel fee 69%
Etihad Airways
$506 $689 No cancel fee 75%
Delta
$507 $832 No cancel fee N/A
Turkish Airlines
$650 $788 No cancel fee 77%
SAUDIA
$655 $675 No cancel fee 86%
China Airlines
$679 $1,093 No cancel fee 70%
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