Airports and Airlines
Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) serves as the main gateway to Malaysia and the region. Over 60 international airlines, including low cost carriers provide direct access from more than 100 destinations worldwide via KLIA, Penang, Langkawi, Kota Kinabalu and Kuching international airports. Amongst these is the country's national carrier, Malaysia Airlines (MAS).
In addition, the Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (KLIA2) is able to cater to 45 million passengers a year, providing greater accessibility. Air travel is further supported by 16 domestic airports.
Duration from KLIA to Kuala Lumpur:
- 28 minutes on the KLIA Express Rail Link (ERL), a high-speed rail service.
- 45 minutes' drive by highways
Kuala Lumpur to Malaysia Borneo by flight:
- Kuching, Sarawak - 1 hour 45 minutes
- Kota Kinabalu, Sabah - 2 hours 35 minutes