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Cheap Flights to Malaysia

Looking for cheap flights to Malaysia for a getaway? Direct Flights got you covered with our travel deals from New Zealand to Malaysia. Search and book your flights to Malaysia on your favourite airlines. We will mix and match all offers and find you the best rates for the trip.

Cheap Flights from New Zealand to Malaysia

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  • We guarantee that we have the best rates for your trip from Malaysia to New Zealand.
  • We have the cheapest flight tickets when you are flying from Auckland to Kuala Lumpur. Whether it's for a holiday or on a business trip.
  • At Direct Flight, we focus on providing our customers with a chance to make their travel dreams a reality.

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When you book a ticket with Direct Flights we are happy to serve you from the start till the end of your trip. Our customer service support is available 24/7 all year round. If you have any questions our staff is ready to help.

Best time to fly to Malaysia

Plan your trip from New Zealand to Malaysia according to the season,

Off Peak Season

Malaysia's weather is simple. You only get two periods, the wet and dry seasons. The rainy season runs from November to February. This period is the off-peak season since the airfares and accommodation is cheaper. The only drawback is that day tours are sometimes called off due to bad weather.

Peak Season

Rest of the year the weather is pretty warm and sunny. As a touristic country, you can expect crowds when you travel from March to October. Flight rates will be higher than off-peak season too. But the good news is that Direct Flights will make sure you get the cheapest flights available.

Flight times

Flight duration on a non-stop commercial airliner, from Auckland to Kuala Lumpur is 11 hours. A transit flight will take longer depending on the airline.

Popular destinations in Malaysia

Malaysia is truly Asia. It is a wonderful mix of the modern world and the simplicity of a developing nation. It is a famous tourist destination with beaches, rainforests, and shopping. It is a country with a blend of cultures, religions and traditions. There are many parts of the country you can explore during a trip from New Zealand to Malaysia. Malaysia is one of the best locations in Southeast Asia to travel for a quick getaway or long vacation.

Popular locations in Malaysia,

  • Kuala Lumpur (KL)
  • Penang
  • Langkawi
  • Kuching
  • Malacca

Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur is the most developed city in Malaysia. It is a cultural mishmash where you find Chinese, Indian and Malays living in harmony. It is also the most developed city in the country.

Auckland to Kuala Lumpur travel time

The flying time from Auckland to Kuala Lumpur is close to 11 hours on a non-stop flight from Malaysian Airlines

The fastest one-stop flight time from Auckland is usually 13 hours

The travel time on a transit flight can take up to 30 hours depending on the airline and stopover location

Getting from the airport to the city centre

Kuala Lumpur

The easiest and the fastest way to travel from the airport to the city is via KLIA Express. If you take the train it will take 30 minutes. You can also grab a taxi from the airport. If you are carrying lot of baggage a taxi will be the best option.


You have two choices to get to Kuching. You can take a taxi or the bus to the city. At the arrival terminal of the airport you get taxies lined outside. If you are taking the bus, the numbers are 3A, 6, 8G or 9.


The airport in Penang is around 15km away from the city. Taking the bus would be the fastest way to travel to the city. You can also take a taxi but the cost will be higher. If you have lot of baggage, a taxi would be a best.