The cheapest times to fly from LGW to KUL are

  • January 8th to April 1st (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • October 15th to December 2nd

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 LGW to KUL is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $1500 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $529 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to Kuala Lumpur

Flying from London (LGW) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) will usually cost between $563 to $1014 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $584. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1250. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $666 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $675 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGW to KUL flight.

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

LGW to KUL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGW to KUL flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from London. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, 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 $106 (13%) 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 $657. Return trip prices are from the KUL to LGW 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 LGW to KUL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 50 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Oslo (LGW > OSL > KUL)

  • Price for both tickets: $652
  • Average savings: $23 (3.41%)

See LGW to MXP flights

Hack #2: Milan (LGW > MXP > KUL)

  • Price for both tickets: $672
  • Average savings: $3 (0.44%)

See LGW to OSL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, Emirates, Etihad, Iberia, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, SriLankan, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6581 miles or 10591 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGW to KUL flight is about 12 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between London and Kuala Lumpur?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 32 available flights from LGW to KUL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LGW
Origination airport name London Gatwick Airport
City London
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 51.1
Longitude -0.2

Return Airport

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


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