The cheapest times to fly from EWR to KCH are

  • January 29th to April 22nd (except the week of April 2nd)
  • August 6th to November 18th (except the week of August 13th)

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 EWR to KCH is early October. Prices can be as high as $7959 for Saturday flights during late May, or as low as $1119 for Monday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Kuching

Flying from Newark, NJ (EWR) to Kuching (KCH) will usually cost between $1160 to $4698 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 $1178. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May, with an average price of $4916. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3738 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2187 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EWR to KCH flight.

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

EWR to KCH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EWR to KCH flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Newark. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Kuching, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Newark. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1021 (36%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1807. Return trip prices are from the KCH to EWR 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 EWR to KCH can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 18 hour 6 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking EWR to KCH

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 EWR to KCH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Singapore (EWR > SIN > KCH)

  • Price for both tickets: $854
  • Average savings: $1333 (60.97%)

See EWR to SIN flights

Hack #2: Kuala Lumpur (EWR > KUL > KCH)

  • Price for both tickets: $879
  • Average savings: $1308 (59.82%)

See EWR to KUL flights

Hack #3: Bayan Lepas (EWR > PEN > KCH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1140
  • Average savings: $1047 (47.86%)

See EWR to PEN flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from EWR to KCH? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Air India, ANA, Austrian, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, Emirates, Etihad, Finnair, Garuda Indonesia, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, Vistara, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Kuching International Airport to Newark Liberty International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9507 miles or 15300 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from EWR to KCH?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EWR to KCH flight is about 18 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between Newark, NJ and Kuching?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 3 available flights from EWR to KCH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code EWR
Origination airport name Newark Liberty International Airport
City Newark, NJ
Country the United States
Latitude 40.7
Longitude -74.2

Return Airport

Destination code KCH
Destination airport name Kuching International Airport
City Kuching
Country Malaysia
Latitude 1.5
Longitude 110.3


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