The cheapest times to fly from CVG to KUL are

  • January 8th to March 11th (except the week of January 15th)
  • March 26th to April 15th
  • August 20th to December 2nd

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from CVG to KUL is early October. Prices can be as high as $2220 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $779 for Tuesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Kuala Lumpur

Flying from Cincinnati, OH (CVG) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) will usually cost between $782 to $1602 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $817. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1742. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $925 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1181 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CVG to KUL flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CVG to KUL route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

CVG to KUL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CVG to KUL flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Cincinnati. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to KUL, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into CVG. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Kuala Lumpur, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Cincinnati. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $144 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1110. Return trip prices are from the KUL to CVG flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from CVG to KUL can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 18 hour 7 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking CVG to KUL

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from CVG to KUL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Hong Kong (CVG > HKG > KUL)

  • Price for both tickets: $840
  • Average savings: $341 (28.89%)

See CVG to HKG flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (CVG > JFK > KUL)

  • Price for both tickets: $918
  • Average savings: $263 (22.28%)

See CVG to JFK flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (CVG > ORD > KUL)

  • Price for both tickets: $958
  • Average savings: $223 (18.89%)

See CVG to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CVG to KUL? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 27 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, ANA, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Ethiopian, Etihad, Finnair, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, Shanghai Airlines, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Australia, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Kuala Lumpur International Airport to Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9519 miles or 15319 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CVG to KUL?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CVG to KUL flight is about 18 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Cincinnati, OH and Kuala Lumpur?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 82 available flights from CVG to KUL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeCVG
Origination airport nameCincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport
CityCincinnati, OH
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeKUL
Destination airport nameKuala Lumpur International Airport
CityKuala Lumpur


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