Cheap Kuala Lumpur to Melbourne Flights (KUL to MEL)

Kuala Lumpur is the capital city of Malaysia, which is a modern and metropolitan city that has developed with Chinese, Indian, Persian, Arabic and British cultural influences. Melbourne is the 2nd largest city in Australia and is also a major, metropolitan city that is known for its cultural contributions.

The distance between the two cities is about 6300 kilometers, with a flight time of about 8 ½ hours. Travelers arriving in Melbourne will want to check highlights like the Melbourne Museum, natural landmarks like the Dandenong Ranges National Park, and beaches like St. Kilda, Mordialloc and Brighton. For more in-depth information on Melbourne destinations, visit this Melbourne City Guide.

Melbourne Tullamarine Airport (MEL) Transport

MEL is a four terminal airport that offers transport to and from the airport by taxi, rental car and buses. Travelers arriving from Kuala Lumpur will most likely fly into Terminal 2, which is the international terminal. Car rental counters operated by Budget, Avis, Thrifty, Europcar, Redspot and Hertz are available in the airport. Taxi service can be found outside of airport terminals on the ground level. Buses offer transport to and from the airport via Route 901, the SmartBus Route. SkyBus at also offers 24/7 bus service. Buses service locations like Broadmeadows, Moonee Ponds, Essendon Station, Frankston and Sunbury Station. Consulting the Tullamarine Airport website for links to transport options will help travelers plan their trips accordingly.

Hey Melbourne, What’s On?

Take a crash course in the history of the city by visiting the Melbourne Museum. Travelers will get to know the city better from the museum’s exhibits on Australian history, Aboriginal History, and IMAX movies about Australia. Check out permanent exhibits about Sam the Koala, the Dinosaur Walk, Victoria’s First Peoples, Sky Raising Magpies, Phar Lap and more.

Dandenong Ranges National Park is a great destination for nature lovers. The park offers trails, the popular “1000 Steps” memorial and an abundance of parakeets. The Dandenong Ranges National Park is a great location to see the natural architecture of Australia right in Melbourne.

The beaches of Melbourne are among Australia’s best. Visit St. Kilda for calm waters that lend themselves to kite surfing, paddle-boarding and other water sports. St. Kilda also has great cafes, restaurants and shopping. Mordialloc beach is known for bike paths, a playground, picnic areas, a pier and a great restaurant called “Windows on the Bay”. Brighton is an upscale destination and a great beach for fishing, surfing, swimming, cafes, restaurants and galleries.

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KUL to MEL Flights Route Map

Kuala Lumpur to Melbourne Aircraft & Route Information

Airline and aircrafts used on Melbourne flights from Kuala Lumpur

6,314.66 kilometers

Airline carriers and aircraft used on those flights by: AirAsia X, Emirates Airline, Malaysia Airlines, SriLankan Airlines

Airline Carrier

AirAsia X
Emirates Airline
Malaysia Airlines
SriLankan Airlines


Airbus A330 all models
Boeing 777-300ER
Airbus A330-300
Airbus A330-300

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