We’ve compiled some helpful information to help you get through your layover. For starters, check out how Guy Sebastian does it in the video below:
Transiting through Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (klia2)?
First time at klia2?
Take a look around the Departure Hall to familiarize yourself.
If you have checked baggage on your Fly-Thru flight, it will be tagged through to your final destination.
No transit visa or immigration clearance is required at the transit hub.
TAKE NOTE: this only applies for international transfers with a maximum layover of 18-hours in Malaysia. Read more about it here.
You can check-in at the transfer hall to your connecting flight for international transfers. If the first flight is delayed, you will be moved to the next available flight of your choice for free. However, there is a time limit for transferring flights. Learn more about it here.
Houses over 70 retail stores like Adidas and various dining outlets such as Sushi Maru. Hop on a free shuttle bus from klia2; it just takes around 15 – 20 minutes to get there.
We’ve listed down some places where you can rest, dine and shop!
Tune Hotel has special Day Rooms for transit guests, a café and luggage storage service. It is also less than 10 minutes’ walk away from klia2.
Check out room rates per night here.
Located in the departure hall at klia2, it is open 24 hours daily and features a buffet spread, a VIP room, workstations, showers, beanbags and more.
Integrated with the airport, this mall has a supermarket, restaurants, money changers, a spa and massage centre, fashion outlets and various other facilities for travellers.
Shopping, dining, banking and more!
During the layover...
Mitsui Outlet Park
Oh! A friendly reminder: Always, ALWAYS, plan your expenses before going on a trip. There’s no worse feeling than running out of cash in a foreign country! Read these tips from travel 3Sixty on how to stretch your holiday savings.
Have more time than you can spare?
Head towards Kuala Lumpur for a short day trip! You can either use a ride-sharing app like Uber, take a klia2 Express Rail Link (ERL) train, rent a car or hop on a bus. More information about transportation here.
There’s plenty to do and see in Kuala Lumpur (commonly referred as 'KL' by locals). Savour some aromatic masala chai (spiced tea) at a restaurant in Little India, or take some selfies at the iconic Sultan Abdul Samad Building opposite Dataran Merdeka. See more suggestions at the travel 3Sixty site.
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