The cheapest times to fly from PSP to KUL are

  • January 8th to March 11th
  • March 26th to May 6th
  • August 27th to November 18th (except the weeks of October 15th and November 5th)

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 PSP to KUL is late September. Prices can be as high as $3009 for Sunday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $745 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Kuala Lumpur

Flying from Palm Springs, CA (PSP) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) will usually cost between $766 to $1959 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $845. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $2103. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1258 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1121 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PSP to KUL flight.

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

PSP to KUL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PSP to KUL flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Palm Springs. 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. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Kuala Lumpur, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Palm Springs. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $391 (28%) 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 $996. Return trip prices are from the KUL to PSP 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 PSP 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 59 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Singapore (PSP > SIN > KUL)

  • Price for both tickets: $887
  • Average savings: $235 (20.92%)

See PSP to SIN flights

Hack #2: Shanghai (PSP > PVG > KUL)

  • Price for both tickets: $887
  • Average savings: $234 (20.87%)

See PSP to PVG flights

Hack #3: Hong Kong (PSP > HKG > KUL)

  • Price for both tickets: $916
  • Average savings: $205 (18.29%)

See PSP to HKG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, ANA, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Qatar Airways, Shanghai Airlines, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8891 miles or 14309 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PSP to KUL flight is about 16 hour 59 minutes.

How many flights go between Palm Springs, CA and Kuala Lumpur?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from PSP to KUL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PSP
Origination airport name Palm Springs International Airport
City Palm Springs, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.8
Longitude -116.5

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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