The cheapest times to fly from LGB to KUL are

  • January 8th to March 11th
  • May 14th to July 15th
  • October 15th to November 18th (except the week of 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 LGB to KUL is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $3248 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $740 for Tuesday flights around early to mid February.


When to Fly to Kuala Lumpur

Flying from Long Beach, CA (LGB) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) will usually cost between $860 to $2122 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $942. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2221. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1279 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1095 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGB to KUL flight.

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

LGB to KUL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGB to KUL flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Long Beach. 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $439 (21%) 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 $1099. Return trip prices are from the KUL to LGB 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 LGB 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 16 hour 51 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LGB 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 LGB to KUL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: San Francisco, CA (LGB > SFO > KUL)

  • Price for both tickets: $906
  • Average savings: $189 (17.27%)

See LGB to SFO flights

Hack #2: Beijing (LGB > PEK > KUL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1010
  • Average savings: $85 (7.72%)

See LGB to PEK flights

Hack #3: Seattle, WA (LGB > SEA > KUL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1026
  • Average savings: $69 (6.26%)

See LGB to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: American, ANA, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, Delta, Emirates, Hawaiian, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Qatar Airways, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8816 miles or 14188 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGB to KUL flight is about 16 hour 51 minutes.

How many flights go between Long Beach, CA and Kuala Lumpur?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from LGB to KUL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeLGB
Origination airport nameLong Beach Airport
CityLong Beach, CA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeKUL
Destination airport nameKuala Lumpur International Airport
CityKuala Lumpur


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