The flight time from Sydney, Australia to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia is:

8 hours, 43 minutes

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Flying time from Sydney, Australia to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The total flight duration from Sydney, Australia to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia is 8 hours, 43 minutes.

This assumes an average flight speed for a commercial airliner of 500 mph, which is equivalent to 805 km/h or 434 knots. It also adds an extra 30 minutes for take-off and landing. Your exact time may vary depending on wind speeds.

If you're planning a trip, remember to add more time for the plane to taxi between the gate and the airport runway. This measurement is only for the actual flying time. You should also factor in airport wait times and possible equipment or weather delays. If you're trying to figure out what time you'll arrive at the destination, you may want to see if there's a time difference between Sydney, Australia and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

The calculation of flight time is based on the straight line flight distance from Sydney, Australia to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia ("as the crow flies"), which is about 4,108 miles or 6 612 kilometers.

Your trip begins in Sydney, Australia.
It ends in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Your flight direction from Sydney, Australia to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia is Northwest (-62 degrees from North).

The flight time calculator measures the average flight duration between points. It uses the great circle formula to compute the travel mileage.

Kuala Lumpur is Malaysia’s largest city and home to the world’s tallest twin towers – Petronas Twin Tower. If you have just 3 or 4 days we suggest taking a half day tour of the city, a full day tour of historic town of Malacca and a free day to explore Petronas Twin Tower and Suria KLCC mall.

The highlights of the half day city tour are a photo stop at Petronas Twin Towers, King’s Palace, National Monument, National Museum, The National Mosque (photo stop), Sultan Abdul Samad Building & Dataran Merdeka.

Your full day tour to Historic Malacca includes Bukit Cina, The Sultan’s Well, Portuguese Settlement, St. Peter’s Church, Porta de Santiago, St. Paul’s Church, The Red Square, Christchurch, Cheng Hoon Teng Temple and Jonker Street.

The Petronas Twin Towers are open to the public every day except Monday and public holidays. Walk across the Skybridge and enjoy a 360-degree view of the city from the 86th floor observation deck. Take time to visit Suria KLCC Mall with 6 levels of retail stores. The mall has a concert hall, art gallery and a science discovery center too.

Sydney, Australia

City: Sydney
State: New South Wales
Country: Australia
Category: cities

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

City: Kuala Lumpur
Region: Wilayah Persekutuan
Country: Malaysia
Category: cities

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