The cheapest times to fly from KUL to PLM are

  • January 8th to March 11th (except the week of January 22nd)
  • April 16th to April 29th
  • July 23rd to December 2nd (except the weeks of August 27th, October 22nd, November 5th, and November 19th)

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 PLM is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $582 for Friday flights during late May, or as low as $35 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Palembang

Flying from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Palembang (PLM) will usually cost between $46 to $136 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $50. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May, with an average price of $161. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $110 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $85 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KUL to PLM flight.

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

KUL to PLM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KUL to PLM 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 $0.12, 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $25 (25%) 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 $76. Return trip prices are from the PLM 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 PLM can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 47 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: AirAsia, Batik Air, Citilink Indonesia, Garuda Indonesia, Lion, Malaysia Airlines, Scoot, Singapore Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II Airport to Kuala Lumpur International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 441 miles or 710 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KUL to PLM flight is about 1 hour 47 minutes.

How many flights go between Kuala Lumpur and Palembang?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 39 available flights from KUL to PLM.


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 PLM
Destination airport name Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II Airport
City Palembang
Country Indonesia
Latitude -2.9
Longitude 104.7


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