The cheapest times to fly from KUL to DFW are

  • January 15th to March 18th
  • August 13th to December 2nd (except the week of October 1st)

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 KUL to DFW is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1820 for Friday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $806 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Dallas

Flying from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) will usually cost between $1039 to $1495 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $998. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1543. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $544 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1269 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KUL to DFW flight.

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

KUL to DFW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KUL to DFW flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Kuala Lumpur. 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 depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Dallas, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Kuala Lumpur. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $126 (10%) 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 $1225. Return trip prices are from the DFW to KUL 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 KUL to DFW 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 25 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from KUL to DFW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: East Texas Regional Airport (GGG) in Longview, TX

  • 140 miles (225 km) away from DFW
  • Usually 1.42% less expensive than DFW
  • 2-layover flights available

See KUL to GGG flights


Flight Hacking KUL to DFW

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 KUL to DFW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (KUL > LAX > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $968
  • Average savings: $301 (23.72%)

See KUL to SFO flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (KUL > SFO > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1001
  • Average savings: $269 (21.16%)

See KUL to LAX flights

Hack #3: Taipei (KUL > TPE > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1038
  • Average savings: $232 (18.24%)

See KUL to TPE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 33 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Alaska, American, ANA, Austrian, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, EVA Air, Finnair, Hainan, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, Shanghai Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Vietnam Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport to Kuala Lumpur International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9685 miles or 15586 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KUL to DFW flight is about 18 hour 25 minutes.

How many flights go between Kuala Lumpur and Dallas/Fort Worth, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 67 available flights from KUL to DFW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code KUL
Origination airport name Kuala Lumpur International Airport
City Kuala Lumpur
Country Malaysia
Latitude 2.7
Longitude 101.7

Return Airport

Destination code DFW
Destination airport name Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
City Dallas/Fort Worth, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 32.9
Longitude -97


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