The cheapest times to fly from SZB to KTE are

  • October 15th to July 8th (except the week of June 25th)

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 SZB to KTE is early July. Prices can be as high as $124 for Wednesday flights during early October, or as low as $89 for Sunday flights around early July.


When to Fly to Kerteh

Flying from Kuala Lumpur (SZB) to Kerteh (KTE) will usually cost between $96 to $124 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early July with an average ticket price of $96. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early October, with an average price of $122. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $26 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $116 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SZB to KTE flight.

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

SZB to KTE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SZB to KTE flight is much cheaper than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Kuala Lumpur. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.44, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Kerteh, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Kuala Lumpur. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $19 (17%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $96. Return trip prices are from the KTE to SZB 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 SZB to KTE can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 16 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from SZB to KTE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Sultan Ismail Petra Airport (KBR) in Kota Bharu

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from KTE
  • Usually 66.23% less expensive than KTE
  • Nonstop flights available

See SZB to KBR flights

Destination alternative #2: Kuala Trengganu Airport (TGG) in Kuala Trengganu

  • 62 miles (100 km) away from KTE
  • Usually 60.17% less expensive than KTE
  • Nonstop flights available

See SZB to TGG flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SZB to KTE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: Malindo Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Kerteh Airport to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 162 miles or 261 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SZB to KTE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SZB to KTE flight is about 1 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Kuala Lumpur and Kerteh?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 1 available flights from SZB to KTE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSZB
Origination airport nameSultan Abdul Aziz Shah International Airport
CityKuala Lumpur

Return Airport

Destination codeKTE
Destination airport nameKerteh Airport


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