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The best prices from New York to Kuala Lumpur are usually found in April or September, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

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

NYC - MY1
Price
$565 - $1,148
MY1
Temperature
89.6 - 93.2 °F
MY1
Rainfall
5.5 - 13.1 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 to Kuala Lumpur

One-way from

$484

One-way flight from New York 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 New York to Kuala Lumpur?

Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 13% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 66% by booking at least 46 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from New York to Kuala Lumpur within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,033.

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

Flights from New York to Kuala Lumpur lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from New York to Kuala Lumpur in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $619.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Kuala Lumpur (NYC - MY1)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from New York to Kuala Lumpur in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 29% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from New York to Kuala Lumpur in January, February 2021

The best prices found for NYC to KUL flights for January, February
20 Jan - 17 Feb
$648pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
11 Feb - 27 Mar
$658pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
20 Jan - 10 Feb
$664pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

New York to Kuala Lumpur 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kuala Lumpur from New York found for this year
1 Jun - 6 Oct
$624pp
EWR
Newark
ANA
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
ANA
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
1 Jun - 6 Oct
$631pp
EWR
Newark
ANA
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
ANA
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
1 Jun - 21 Jul
$634pp
EWR
Newark
ANA
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
ANA
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark

Last minute flights from New York to Kuala Lumpur

Late deals on round-trip flights to Kuala Lumpur from New York, departing today and this week
20 Jan - 17 Feb
$648pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
20 Jan - 10 Feb
$664pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
19 Jan - 10 Feb
$693pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Etihad Airways
 
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
7:20 pm - 6:50 am
EVA Air
1 Stop
22h 30m
JFK - KUL
EVA Air
$484
SmartFares
1:15 pm - 1:10 pm
Japan Airlines
2 Stops
58h 55m
JFK - KUL
Japan Airlines
7:00 am - 3:20 pm
Korean Air
1 Stop
43h 20m
JFK - KUL
Korean Air

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about New York to Kuala Lumpur flights.

Flight FAQs

From New York to Kuala Lumpur

Are flight prices decreasing from New York 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 New York 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 New York to Kuala Lumpur to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Philippine Airlines, Delta, and Etihad Airways are some of the many airlines that have done so. New policies for travelers booking flights from New York 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 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 Qatar Airways 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 ANA for just $624, but on average you can expect to pay $662.

Are there nonstop flights from New York to Kuala Lumpur for under $600 on Cheapflights?

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

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to Kuala Lumpur for under $700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Kuala Lumpur within the next 7 days for less than $700.

Is New York weather warmer or cooler than Kuala Lumpur?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 93 °F's in March, on average. The temperature in Kuala Lumpur is generally hotter than in New York. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from New York to Kuala Lumpur?

Airlines like Turkish Airlines, Etihad Airways, and ANA fly from New York to Kuala Lumpur in about 21h 50m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 1h 55m. 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 New York to Kuala Lumpur round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from New York to Kuala Lumpur round-trip from $624. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Etihad Airways. These flights start at 16% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with ANA, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $444. Japan Airlines flights start at $463 while deals on United Airlines start at $467 one-way.

Destination information for Kuala Lumpur

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from New York to Kuala Lumpur
Today's exchange rate
$1 = RM 4.05
Average temperature for January in Kuala Lumpur
91.4 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Kuala Lumpur
9.4 ″

Airports servicing New York

Newark Intl (EWR)
La Guardia (LGA)

Airports servicing Kuala Lumpur

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
Air China
$448 $574 No cancel fee 67%
United Airlines
$472 $641 No cancel fee 69%
ANA
$486 $746 No cancel fee 80%
Philippine Airlines
$537 $763 No cancel fee 60%
Etihad Airways
$606 $789 No cancel fee 75%
EVA Air
$632 $797 No cancel fee 74%
Korean Air
$681 $828 No cancel fee 81%
Delta
$507 $832 No cancel fee N/A
Cathay Pacific
$651 $991 No cancel fee 72%
Malaysia Airlines
$900 $1,061 No cancel fee 67%
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