The cheapest times to fly from SBW to KUL are

  • February 5th to March 18th
  • July 16th to August 26th
  • September 10th to November 18th

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 SBW to KUL is early October. Prices can be as high as $172 for Friday flights during late January, or as low as $41 for Tuesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Kuala Lumpur

Flying from Sibu (SBW) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) will usually cost between $43 to $131 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $41. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late January, with an average price of $139. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $97 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $91 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SBW to KUL flight.

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

SBW to KUL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SBW to KUL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Sibu. 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 $15 (16%) 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 KUL to SBW 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 SBW to KUL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 16 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: AirAsia, Firefly, Garuda Indonesia, Malaysia Airlines, Philippine Airlines, Royal Brunei, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 711 miles or 1144 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SBW to KUL flight is about 2 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Sibu and Kuala Lumpur?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 73 available flights from SBW to KUL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSBW
Origination airport nameSibu Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeKUL
Destination airport nameKuala Lumpur International Airport
CityKuala Lumpur


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