The cheapest times to fly from VIE to KUL are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 23rd to June 17th (except the weeks of May 14th and May 28th)
  • October 22nd to November 18th (except the week of October 29th)

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 VIE to KUL is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1047 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $456 for Thursday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Kuala Lumpur

Flying from Vienna (VIE) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) will usually cost between $586 to $918 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $630. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $824. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $195 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $688 can be considered a good price for a round-trip VIE to KUL flight.

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

VIE to KUL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the VIE to KUL flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Vienna. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to KUL, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into VIE. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Kuala Lumpur, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Vienna. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $91 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $647. Return trip prices are from the KUL to VIE 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 VIE 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 11 hour 31 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Istanbul (VIE > SAW > KUL)

  • Price for both tickets: $612
  • Average savings: $76 (11.05%)

See VIE to FCO flights

Hack #2: Rome (VIE > FCO > KUL)

  • Price for both tickets: $646
  • Average savings: $42 (6.1%)

See VIE to SAW flights

Hack #3: Milan (VIE > MXP > KUL)

  • Price for both tickets: $658
  • Average savings: $30 (4.36%)

See VIE to MXP flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 35 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Arabia, Air China, Air France, Air India, Austrian, Bangkok Airways, Biman, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, EVA Air, Finnair, Gulf Air, IndiGo, KLM, Korean Air, LOT, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Air, Oman Air, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, Shanghai Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SriLankan, SWISS, THAI, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5852 miles or 9418 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop VIE to KUL flight is about 11 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between Vienna and Kuala Lumpur?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 81 available flights from VIE to KUL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code VIE
Origination airport name Vienna International Airport
City Vienna
Country Austria
Latitude 48.1
Longitude 16.6

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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