The cheapest times to fly from KUL to KIX are

  • January 8th to March 18th (except the week of January 22nd)
  • June 25th to November 18th (except the weeks of July 2nd, July 30th, August 13th, October 15th, and October 22nd)

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 KIX is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $633 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $219 for Tuesday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Osaka

Flying from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Osaka (KIX) will usually cost between $229 to $430 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $219. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $511. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $292 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $328 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KUL to KIX flight.

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

KUL to KIX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KUL to KIX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Kuala Lumpur. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, 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. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $21 (6%) 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 $315. Return trip prices are from the KIX 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 KIX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 31 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking KUL to KIX

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 KIX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Manila (KUL > MNL > KIX)

  • Price for both tickets: $322
  • Average savings: $6 (1.83%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 46 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Busan, Air China, Air India, AirAsia, AirAsia X, ANA, Bangkok Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, Cebu Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, Fiji Airways, Firefly, Garuda Indonesia, Hawaiian, Hong Kong Express, JAL, Jetstar, Korean Air, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Air, NokScoot, Peach Aviation, Philippine Airlines, Philippines AirAsia, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Royal Brunei, Scoot, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Spring, SriLankan, THAI, Thai AirAsia X, Thai Lion Mentari, VietJet Air, Vietnam Airlines, Virgin Australia, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Kansai International Airport to Kuala Lumpur International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3071 miles or 4942 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KUL to KIX flight is about 6 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between Kuala Lumpur and Osaka?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 94 available flights from KUL to KIX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeKUL
Origination airport nameKuala Lumpur International Airport
CityKuala Lumpur

Return Airport

Destination codeKIX
Destination airport nameKansai International Airport


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